Odisha News

Agni V, India's first ICBM, successfully test-fired

Bhubanewar: (Balasore) It's Mission Successful for India - Agni V, the country's first Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), has been successfully test-fired. The missile was launched from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast at 8:07 this morning.

Maoists Release Abducted BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka

Bhubanewar: Maoists Thursday released Odisha legislator Jhina Hikaka in the state’s Koraput district after holding him captive for more than a month. Reporters and photographers surrounded a relieved and healthy looking Hikaka as he came with a group of villagers to a mango garden at Balipeta, over 500 km from here, at about 10.30 a.m

Ram Navmi Celebrated with Fervour in the State Capital

Bhubaneswar:Sri Ram Navmi, the birthday of Lord Ram, was celebrated with devotional and traditional gaiety in the State capital on Sunday. People offered prayers at homes and in temples…

Thousands Gather to Pull Rukuna Rath at Lingaraj Temple

Bhubaneswar:Braving the scorching sun, thousands of devotees turned up at the 11th century Lingaraj Temple at the capital city of Bhubaneswar today, to pull the Rukuna Rath on the…

IFFCO’s Paradeep Unit Crosses Production Target

Paradeep: Fertilizer giant Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd (IFFCO) plant at Paradip, in Odisha, achieved record in production and performance in various sectors like energy consumption and environment management during…