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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

ASHAs rue government’s apathy

Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of accredited social health activists (ASHAs) staged a demonstration before National Health Mission (NHM) office at Nayapalli here on Thursday. They were protesting against the state government’s apathy to their grievances. The protest was held under the...

Jailer Sushant Rout suspended over seizure of Rs 18L from Sambalpur jail

Bhubaneswar: Jailer of Sambalpur circle jail Sushant Kumar Rout was suspended on Thursday in connection with seizure of Rs 18 lakh in cash from his office chamber on Sunday. The suspension came after two DIG-level officers submitted their inquiry report to...

Helen Bramha’s bold strokes speak the language of peace

Bhubaneswar: The brush strokes are bold and bright, the message deep and the venue relevant. Here, we are talking about Helen Bramha and her 25 miniature paintings titled ‘War, Weaving and Peace’, which she is currently showcasing at Paris...

One arrested for rape attempt

Bhubaneswar: Police on Thursday arrested Amar Jena alias Bapi, a resident of Manapur in Kendrapada district, on charges of attempting to rape a woman in the state capital the previous day. The accused had allegedly tried to rape the woman during...

Sam Pitroda resigns as technical advisor to Odisha government

Bhubaneswar: Prominent telecom engineer and policymaker Sam Pitroda resigned as technical advisor to Odisha government on Wednesday. Accepting his resignation, chief minister thanked him for his cooperation and contribution to development of the information technology sector in the state. The state...

Jilted lover sets woman on fire, arrested

Bhubaneswar: A spurned lover allegedly set a woman on fire at Pani Tanki Basti in Unit-8 here on Wednesday afternoon. Police nabbed the accused, identified as Dambaradhar Das, from Baramunda bus stand while he was trying to flee after committing...

Class XII results fiasco: Aggrieved student attempts self-immolation

Bhubaneswar: Aggrieved over the alleged discrepancies in Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class XII results, a student attempted self-immolation outside the CBSE regional office at Saheed Nagar here on Tuesday. Timely action by police saved him. “The student took...

DQ allotment: Youth Congress activists demands law minister’s resignation

Bhubaneswar: Protesting against allotment of plots to law minister Pratap Jena’s wife under discretionary quota (DQ), hundreds of activists of youth Congress staged demonstration at Master Canteen Square here on Tuesday. The activists later burnt the effigy of the...

Indefinite stir over torching of buses leaves commuters stranded

Bhubaneswar: Commuters had a harrowing time as private bus services to Puri, Konark, Nimapara and Astaranga from the twin cities were discontinued following an agitation by members of Bhubaneswar Bus Owners’ Association on Tuesday. They were protesting against torching of...

Plus III admission process begins in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The process for admission to Plus III Arts, Science and Commerce streams in different colleges across the state began on Tuesday. According to a notification released by the Higher Education Department, the students can apply either offline or...
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