Odisha seeks more funds in Railway sector

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has asked for funds to the tune of 6500 crore in the upcoming Budget for Railway infrastructure. “Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday requested Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal to allocate Rs 6500 crore for the development of railway sector in the state in Union Budget 2018-19”

Read More

Global Oil Prices hit highest since 2014, oil min  asks states to reduce taxes

Bhubaneswar: In a development that could push the inflation and widen the current account deficit further, Global Oil prices hit their highest levels since 2014 owing to higher demand and production cut by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). The Brent crude oil has touched 69.19 a barrel,

Read More

Is refusal to form the Mahanadi Tribunal a deliberate attempt to aid Chhattisgarh’s inter-linking plan?

     Odisha's water activist asks Nitin Gadkari!   Bhubaneswar:  Not only the Odisha government, water activists and social organizations in Odisha have also come out strongly against the Central Government’s refusal to form a water tribunal on the Mahanadi  issue. The Mahanadi River Water keeper organization,  that works towards conservation of the river, is shocked

Read More