Members of various farmer organisations block a railway track during a countrywide four-hour 'rail roko' demonstration, called by Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), as part of their agitation against Centre's farm reform laws, in Bhubaneswar.
DRDO conducts the successful maiden launch of Akash-NG (New Generation) Missile from Integrated Test Range off the coast of Odisha. Akash-NG is a new generation Surface to Air Missile meant for use by Indian Air Force with an aim of intercepting high maneuvering low RCS aerial threats.
Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Dharmendra Pradhan (2nd L) and Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi (L) along with others during the inauguration of Bindusagar-Pond cleaning drive, in Bhubaneswar.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik meets hockey players at his residence in Bhubaneswar. Patnaik had announced that the city of Rourkela will be the venue for India’s largest hockey stadium with a capacity of 20,000 and will also host the 2023 Men’s FIH Hockey World Cup.
Maiden launch of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM) Army Version from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur, off the Coast of Odisha. The missile destroyed the high speed unmanned aerial target which was mimicking an aircraft with a direct hit.
BJP Mahila Morcha National President Vanathi Srinivasan with other party leaders and supporters participates in a rally from Bhubaneswar to Jadupur, demanding justice for a girl who was allegedly kidnapped and murdered, in Bhubaneswar.
An auxiliary nurse midwife, who lost her job, being shifted to a hospital for treatment after she attempted self-immolation during a protest demanding regularisation of jobs, outside Odisha Assembly in Bhubaneswar.
Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) System has achieved a major milestone by a direct hit on to a Banshee Pilotless target aircraft at medium range and medium altitude. The missile launch took place from ITR Chandipur, Odisha.
A man talks to the media while threatening to kill his mother in front of the Odisha Assembly, in Bhubaneswar. Police personnel posted there were able to overpower him. The man said to have had a mental health issue but exact reason of his act is yet to be ascertained.
BJP Mahila Morcha workers burn an effigy of Odiya actor-turned-politician and Biju Janata Dal MP Anubhav Mohanty during a protest on over alleged domestic violence on his wife actress Barsha Priyadarshini, in Bhubaneswar.
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully demonstrated the hypersonic air-breathing scramjet technology with the flight test of Hypersonic Technology Demonstration Vehicle (HSTDV) from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Launch Complex in Odisha.
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik makes a sand art to pay homage to the veteran Odia actor Bijay Mohanty, who passed away today, at Puri beach. Mohanty died at a private hospital on Monday night following a prolonged illness. He was 70.
Amid blowing of conches and beating of cymbals, the ceremonial procession of the deities known as "Pahandi" - carrying the deities on chariots out of the temple -- took place after the priests performed the "Mangala Aarti" early in the morning.
Security personnel stand guard at Bada Danda (the Grand Road) as devotees prepare to pull the chariot during Jagannath Rath Yatra in Puri. The Rath Yatra is being organised in a restricted manner due the COVID-19 pandemic.
Devotees maintain social distancing while taking part in Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra at Bada Danda (the Grand Road) in Puri. The Rath Yatra is being organised in a restricted manner due the COVID-19 pandemic.
Priests and policemen pull the three chariots of Lord Jagannath, Balarama, and Subhadra from the construction site (Ratha Khala) to Jagannatha Temple for the annual Rath Yatra, scheduled to start from tomorrow, in Puri.