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Potato, Onion Price Shoot Up In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Consumers of Odisha are concerned over the steep hike in the prices of potato and onion. According to reports, the prices of the onion and potato have gone up to Rs 30 and Rs 15 per kg respectively within...

Odisha Govt Integrates Directorates With Administrative Depts

Bhubaneswar:  To streamline the functioning of the directorates and expedite the process of decision-making, the Odisha government on Wednesday decided to integrate the different directorates with their respective administrative departments to function as composite departments with immediate effect subject...

Three More Milk ATMs To Open In Berhmapur

Bhubaneswar: After the success of a milk ATM in Silk City, the Greater Ganjam Gajapati Co-operative Milk Producers’ Union and Tata Steel Ltd. have decided to install three more such ATMs to help reduce plastic pouch waste and make...

After Calling It War, Dutee Chand Accepts Papu Pom Pom’s Apology

Bhubaneswar: Known for his penchant for staying in news and inviting controversies, actor-comedian Papu Pom Pom has apologised to ace sprinter Dutee Chand for his controversial remarks on her personal life. Dutee had posted a video on social media denouncing...

Lightning Strikes Kill Six In Odisha

Kendrapara/Puri: Six persons were killed in lightning strikes in Kendrapara and Puri districts on Wednesday afternoon. In Kendrapara district, five persons were killed and two seriously injured. Of the five deceased, two were killed after being struck by lightning on a...
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Murder Convict Lodged At Keonjhar Jail Dies

Keonjhar: A murder convict, serving 10-year jail term, died while undergoing treatment at the district headquarters hospital here on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Bipin Nayak, a native of Hisaburu under Barbil police limits. He had been lodged...

Crime Control, Probe To Be Top Priority: Sudhanshu Sarangi

Bhubaneswar: The new police commissioner of Bhubaneswar-Cuttack, Sudhanshu Sarangi, said crime investigation and control in the twin cities will be his top priority. Sarangi, an IPS officer of 1990 batch, said this to the media after taking charge as the...
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Fire Safety Measures Mandatory For All Educational Institutions In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: To ensure the safety of students, the Odisha government has decided to make fire safety measures mandatory in all educational institutions across the state. The Home Department has asked 10 departments, including the School and Mass Education, Higher Education,...

Sudhanshu Sarangi Takes Charge As Twin City Police Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: Senior IPS officer Sudhanshu Sarangi on Wednesday took charge as the new Commissioner of Police, Bhubaneswar-Cuttack. The 1990-batch IPS officer took charge from the 1988-batch officer Satyajit Mohanty, who has been posted as Additional DG of Police Prisons and...
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Heavy Rain To Pound South Interior Odisha In Next 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: The meteorological centre, Bhubaneswar, on Wednesday predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in South interior Odisha in the next 24 hours. Talking to the media, duty officer Ajay Kumar Nayak said that a north-south trough runs from the centre...

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P Chidambaram Arrested In INX Media Scam

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram was arrested here on Wednesday evening following a high drama as a CBI...
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