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Ex-MP Jayaram Pangi, supporters join BJP

Bhubaneswar: Former MP Jayaram Pangi joined the BJP at the party office here on Tuesday. Pangi, along with hundreds of his supporters, were welcomed to the BJP by Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who said Pangi’s joining will strengthen the...

Petrol pumps raided, two penalized

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to check sudden spurt of petrol theft, the special squads of food supplies and consumer welfare department conducted simultaneous raids at different petrol pumps here on Tuesday. During the raid on at least 14 petrol...

2 killed after being hit by truck in Cuttack

Cuttack: Two persons were killed after being hit by a speeding truck on Kathajodi over bridge in Cuttack on Monday afternoon. According to a shopkeeper, who was present at the accident spot, the incident took place when the duo,...
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AOBEF protest banks’ privatization move

Bhubaneswar: The members of All Odisha Bank Employees’ Federation (AOBEF) staged a demonstration in front of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) here against statements made by RBI governor Dr Urjit Patel and deputy governor Viral Acharya regarding public sector...

‘Research plays key role career development’

Bhubaneswar: A seven-day national workshop on research methodology got underway here on Monday. Inaugurating the workshop, BIMTECH director Dr P Nayak emphasised the importance of research in academics and its changing roles in career development and institutional branding. He elaborated the...

Redcross should work more closely with people to keep Odisha safe: Guv

Bhubaneswar: Indian Redcross Society, Odisha State Branch, on Monday celebrated the World Red Cross Day to commemorate of the great philanthropist Jean Henry Dunant, founding father of the Red Cross. This year the Theme of World Red Cross Day...

CM unveils logo, mascot for Asian Athletics Championships

Bhubanewar: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik unveiled the logo and mascot for the Asian Athletics Championships here on Sunday. Kalinga Stadium will host the 22nd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships from July 6 to 9 this year. Over 1,000...

Pipili locals protest attack on sarpanch, block Bhubaneswar-Puri NH

Puri/ Bhubaneswar: Local residents of Laxminarayanpur of Pipili area blocked the Bhubaneswar-Puri National Highway- 316 at Gudiapokhari Square against the attack on Sarpanch Subasish Rath. The incident triggered tension in the locality as the protestors staged road blockade by burning tyres on the...

Bhubaneswar, Rourkela emerge as east zone’s fastest moving cities under Swachh Sarvekshan

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar and Rourkela have been adjudged as the fastest moving cities in the east zone on sanitation ladder under Swachh Survekshan-2017. Going by the survey, Indore has emerged as the cleanest city of the country while Gonda in...

One rescued, 11 kids missing from shelter home

Bhubaneswar: A Bangladeshi child, who had fled the Ruchika open shelter home here on May 1, was caught at the Bhubaneswar railway station. Eleven other kids have gone missing. "A total of 12 children had fled the shelter home...
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Bhubaneswar Pips Major Indian Cities With Maximum Insurance Coverage: Survey

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar has taken the pole position in a pan-India ranking in term insurance ownership. In its 'India protection quotient survey' by private insurer Max...