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5G service to be rolled out in Odisha in first phase: Vaishnaw

5G service to be rolled out in Odisha in first phase: Vaishnaw

🕔07:21, 16.Sep 2022

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 (IANS) High-speed 5G services will be rolled out in many parts of the country, including Odisha, very soon, Communications and IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday. Interacting with reporters in Puri, Vaishnaw said that Odisha will get

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Have lined up new investments of Rs 25K cr in Odisha, says Anil Agarwal

Have lined up new investments of Rs 25K cr in Odisha, says Anil Agarwal

🕔10:57, 15.Sep 2022

Bhubaneswar, Sep 15 (IANS) Vedanta Resources Chairman Anil Agarwal on Wednesday said his company has new investments of more than Rs 25,000 crore in line for expansion of its aluminium, ferrochrome and mining business in Odisha. He made the announcement while

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Odisha cabinet approves new IT policy

Odisha cabinet approves new IT policy

🕔16:56, 19.Jul 2022

Bhubaneswar, July 19 (IANS) Aiming to attract investment in the IT sector in the state, the cabinet of Odisha government on Tuesday approved new IT policy. The state cabinet headed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has approved 17 proposals including the

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Odisha’s state GST collection up 45% in June

Odisha’s state GST collection up 45% in June

🕔06:52, 7.Jul 2022

With the collection of Rs 1,247.63 crore GST (state GST), Odisha has recorded a growth of 45.27 per cent in the tax collection in the month of June as compared to the June last year. The state had collected GST

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Odisha govt presents Rs 2 lakh cr budget for FY 23

Odisha govt presents Rs 2 lakh cr budget for FY 23

🕔21:14, 2.Jul 2022

Bhubaneswar, July 2 (IANS) Odisha Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari on Saturday presented the annual budget of Rs 2 lakh crore for the year 2022-23 in the state Assembly. “Over last twenty-two years, there has been a seventeen-fold increase in budget size

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Odisha govt approves six investment projects worth Rs 493.62 cr

Odisha govt approves six investment projects worth Rs 493.62 cr

🕔06:01, 7.May 2022

The Odisha government on Friday approved six investment proposals worth Rs 493.62 crore that would create employment opportunities for 1,317 persons, officials said. Bhubaneswar, May 7 (IANS) The Odisha government on Friday approved six investment proposals worth Rs 493.62 crore that

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Modi meets BJP MPs from Delhi, Hry, U’khand and Odisha

Modi meets BJP MPs from Delhi, Hry, U’khand and Odisha

🕔17:49, 7.Apr 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met the BJP’s Members of Parliament (MPs) from Delhi, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Odisha at his official residence here over breakfast. New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met the BJP’s Members

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Mild earthquake hits Odisha’s Kalahandi district

Mild earthquake hits Odisha’s Kalahandi district

🕔18:10, 3.Mar 2022

Bhubaneswar, March 3 (IANS) A 3.5 magnitude quake struck Odisha’s Kalahandi district on Thursday, a Met department official said. The earthquake hit the district at 11.29 a.m. The jolt was also felt in some areas of neighbouring Nabarangpur district, Bhubaneswar Meteorological

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President Kovind arrives in Odisha on two-day visit

President Kovind arrives in Odisha on two-day visit

🕔17:00, 19.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar, Feb 19 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind, along with his wife Savita Kovind, arrived here this afternoon on a two-day Odisha visit. A special plane carrying him landed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport, where Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister

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Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Highest ever allocation in railway made for Odisha in 2022-23: Ashwini Vaishnaw

🕔07:24, 4.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Union government has made the highest ever allocation of Rs 9,734 crore in the Union Budget 2022-23 for the development of railways in Odisha, Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Thursday. Speaking to media representatives

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Odisha records 27.35% growth in gross GST collection in Jan

Odisha records 27.35% growth in gross GST collection in Jan

🕔07:22, 4.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar, Feb 4 (IANS) Odisha recorded a 27.35 per cent growth in gross GST collection in January 2022 as compared to the same month of 2021, officials said here on Thursday. The state collected Rs 3,995.40 crore last month as against

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Odisha records 64% growth in GST collection in Nov

Odisha records 64% growth in GST collection in Nov

🕔07:37, 3.Dec 2021

Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) Odisha has recorded 64 per cent growth in GST collection in November compared to the same month of the last fiscal, officials said on Thursday. The state has collected GST of Rs 4,136 crore last month as

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Odisha to bring policy to attract investment in sports sector

Odisha to bring policy to attract investment in sports sector

🕔07:34, 3.Dec 2021

Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) To attract the leading sports goods and equipment manufacturers, the Odisha government is planning to bring a policy to attract the sports, fitness and wellness sector companies, a senior official said on Thursday. Principal Secretary, Industries, Hemant

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Odisha records 40% growth in GST collection in Sep

Odisha records 40% growth in GST collection in Sep

🕔17:45, 2.Oct 2021

Bhubaneswar, Oct 2  Odisha has recorded 40 per cent increase in GST collection during the month of September 2021 compared to the same month of the last year, officials said on Saturday. The State has collected Rs 3,325.94 crore in

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Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ to cross coast on Sunday midnight

Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ to cross coast on Sunday midnight

🕔11:30, 26.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Cyclonic Storm ‘Gulab’ lay centred over the west-central Bay of Bengal, about 270 km east-southeast of Gopalpur in Odisha and 330 km east of Kalingapatnam in Andhra Pradesh as of early Sunday morning, the India

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IMD issues pre-cyclone watch for Odisha, AP coasts

IMD issues pre-cyclone watch for Odisha, AP coasts

🕔07:52, 25.Sep 2021

Bhubaneswar, Sep 25 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a pre-cyclone watch for north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha coasts. Under the influence of the cyclonic circulation over east-central Bay of Bengal and its neighbourhood, a low pressure

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Odisha records 54% growth in GST collection in July

Odisha records 54% growth in GST collection in July

🕔20:00, 2.Aug 2021

Bhubaneswar, Aug 2  Odisha recorded 54 per cent growth in Goods and Services Tax (GST) collection in July as compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, officials said on Monday. According to an official statement issued by the

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States reporting more cases should take proactive measures to prevent third wave: PM

States reporting more cases should take proactive measures to prevent third wave: PM

🕔15:08, 16.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 16  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday interacted with the chief ministers of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Odisha, Maharashtra and Kerala to review the Covid situation. The Prime Minister pointed out that the increase in cases

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Pradhan opens 270-bed Covid Care Centre at JSPL plant in Angul

Pradhan opens 270-bed Covid Care Centre at JSPL plant in Angul

🕔07:50, 2.Jun 2021

Angul (Odisha), June 2  Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan, on Tuesday inaugurated a Covid Care Centre at the Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) plant in Angul, Odisha, in the presence of state Health

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Effect of Yaas intensifying in Bihar

Effect of Yaas intensifying in Bihar

🕔19:42, 27.May 2021

Patna, May 27  After creating devastation in Odisha, West Bengal, and Jharkhand, the effect of Cyclone Yaas was visible in several districts of Bihar on Thursday and will continue till Friday. Heavy rainfall, with strong winds having speed of 30

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