• 7th Pay Commission, govt employees, Odisha, DA

    7th Pay Commission: Good news for govt employees in Odisha, state hikes DA by 5%

    Business | February 14, 2020 15:11 IST

    7th Pay Commission Latest News: Odisha government brought massive news for government employees ahead of Valentine's Day as Naveen Patnaik government hiked total DA of the state government employees by 5 per cent. The new Dearness Allowance will now be calculated at 14 per cent under the 7th Pay Commission.

  • Odisha distributes 170.50 cr to ineligible beneficiaries

    Odisha distributes 170.50 cr to ineligible beneficiaries

    India | September 17, 2019 16:29 IST

    Out of the total ineligible beneficiaries, 20,000 government employees/pensioners and 9,000 minors and 12,000 large farmers have availed benefits under the scheme.

  • labourers hands chopped off sc notice to andhra odisha govts

    Labourers hands chopped off: SC notice to Andhra, Odisha govts

    India | January 27, 2014 13:25 IST

    New Delhi: Taking suo moto cognisance of media reports that the hands of two migrant labourers had been chopped off in Odisha, the Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the state government, as also

  • odisha govt orders crime branch probe into bjd leader

    Odisha Govt orders crime branch probe into BJD leader killing

    India | December 16, 2013 16:20 IST

    Bhubaneswar: With Bolangir district police unable to get any clue to the killing of BJD youth leader Abhimanyu Sahu, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today ordered a Crime Branch Inquiry into the murder at Titlagarh town

  • central team assures helping odisha govt

    Central team assures helping Odisha govt

    India | November 01, 2013 8:16 IST

    Bhubaneswar: Lauding steps taken by Odisha government to deal with cyclone Phailin and the subsequent floods, the Inter Ministerial Central Team (IMCT) yesterday said it would do the best it can to help the state.“We

  • odisha govt sets deadline for assessment of houses damaged

    Odisha govt sets deadline for assessment of houses damaged in floods

    India | October 30, 2013 8:53 IST

    Bhubaneswar: With flood waters receding in the affected areas, Odisha government yesterday asked district authorities to complete relief distribution works by today and enumeration of house damage by November 10 except the worst-hit Ganjam and

  • odisha govt has failed to provide relief opposition

    Odisha govt has failed to provide relief: Opposition

    India | October 19, 2013 8:31 IST

    Bhubaneswar: Accusing the BJD government in Odisha of “failing” to provide proper relief in cyclone and flood-hit areas, Opposition BJP and Congress today demanded cooked food for affected people, waiving of crop loans and quick

  • 523 people test dengue positive in odisha

    523 people test dengue positive in Odisha

    India | August 04, 2013 11:09 IST

    Cuttack, Aug 4:  Around 523 people have been tested positive to dengue in Odisha, officials said here today.The state Health minister Damodar Rout today held a high level meeting here to take stock of the

  • odisha completes land takeover for posco plant

    Odisha completes land takeover for Posco plant

    India | July 04, 2013 17:14 IST

    Bhubaneswar, July 4: Korean steel major Posco's plan to build a $12 billion steel project in Odisha got a boost with the state authorities Thursday declaring that land acquisition for it was complete and 2,700

  • hc notice to govt on petition seeking ban on sale of liquor

    HC notice to govt on petition seeking ban on sale of liquor

    India | June 26, 2013 13:17 IST

    Cuttack,June 25: Odisa High Court today issued notice to the state government, asking it to file counter affidavits on a petition, seeking a complete ban onmanufacture and sale of liquor in the state.Holding preliminary hearing

  • centre gave bihar package anticipating nitish s support

    Centre gave Bihar package anticipating Nitish's support : Odisha govt

    Politics | April 20, 2013 7:20 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Apr 20: Unhappy with allocation of Rs 250 crore per annum for the poverty stricken KBK region in the state, Odisha government on Friday accused the Congress-led UPA government of granting Rs 3,000 crore

  • hc directs odisha govt to pay rs 5 lakh compensation

    HC directs Odisha govt to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation

    India | November 20, 2012 21:16 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Nov 20: The Orissa High Court today directed the state government to pay Rs 5 lakh each to the families whose children were killed due to collapse of wall at an Anganwadi Centre in

  • vigilance raids rs 47.6l cash seized from odisha govt

    Vigilance raids: Rs 47.6L cash seized from Odisha govt officer

    India | November 19, 2012 21:54 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Nov 19: The anti-corruption vigilance department today seized Rs 47.60 lakh cash and silver, gold ornaments from the possession of a senior Odisha government officer, official sources said.Vigilance officials carried out raids at five

  • give fir copy to accused immediately hc ask odisha govt.

    Give FIR copy to accused immediately: HC ask Odisha govt.

    India | October 05, 2012 21:16 IST

    Cuttack, Oct 5: In a significant ruling, Orissa High Court today directed the state government to provide copies of FIR to accused persons immediately on demand.  In order to protect their right to life and

  • odisha govt s class 4 employee is a crorepati

    Odisha govt's class 4 employee is a crorepati

    India | August 03, 2012 14:28 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Aug 3 :  A class  four  employee of Odisha government has been found to be a crorepati possessing huge property disproportionate to his known sources of income.  Despite having a monthly income of only

  • maoist abductors reject odisha govt offer to free prisoners

    Maoist Abductors Reject Odisha Govt Offer To Free Prisoners

    India | April 06, 2012 18:51 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Apr 6: The Maoist group holding an Italian hostage today rejected Odisha government's offer of freeing prisoners and threatened to take the ‘extreme step' if its demands were not met within 96 hours even