Elephant tramples woman in Sundargarh, hospitalised

Sundargarh: A woman was critically injured in elephant attack in Banighasa village under Koliposha forest range in the district last night. According to reports, an elephant herd had created havoc in the Banighasa area. Following which the locals were trying to...

Tourist can witness light and sound show at Konark temple soon 

Konark: In a bid to attract more tourists to the 13th century Konark Sun Temple, the State Tourism Department will soon start the light and sound show at the Black Pagaoda. The show for public viewing will be opened next month, said India Tourism Development...

Four day Int’l dance festival to begin in city from today

Bhubaneswar:  A four day long International Dance Festival will begin at the Bhanjakala Mandap here from today. The festival is being organised by the cultural organisation ‘Samskritiki’. Around 200 artists from 10 countries are slated to participate in the festival....

Plus III third phase admission begins today

Bhubaneswar: The third phase admission to Plus-III courses began today and will continue till June 21, according to the notification issued by the Higher Education Department. The third selection list for admission to degree colleges in the state was released on June...

Minor girl dies, father hurt in road mishap in Jajpur 

Jajpur: Tension prevailed at Military Square near Kalinga Nagar in Jajpur district as a minor girl was killed and her father was critically injured in a road accident this morning. According to reports, the girl, a Class II student, was going with her father on a...

AIIMS nurse found hanging at her quarter

Bhubaneswar: A nurse working at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here committed suicide by hanging her in her room in the staff quarters on Monday. The deceased was identified as Beli Kundu. She is a resident of Malda in West Bengala and was working...