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Tuesday, December 19, 2017
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Nursing Staff Launch Indefinite Stir

Bhubaneswar: Over 2,000 nursing staff from across the state launched an indefinite strike on Monday by sitting in dharna at Lower PMG here seeking regularisation of their jobs on Monday. “The nursing employees have been working under National Health Mission and other healthcare projects in the...

CM Urges Centre For Early Release Of Commemorative Stamp

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wrote to Union Minister for Communications Manoj Sinha seeking early release of commemorative stamp. In his letter, the Chief Minister said, “Government of Odisha is celebrating the bi-centenary of Paika Rebellion in a grand manner, betting its righful place...
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CM Inaugurates Tribal Sports Meet In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the first-of-its kind tribal sports meet in the country through videoconferencing at the state secretariat here on Monday. “Odisha has 62 types of tribal communities. For promotion of sportsmanship among them and popularization of traditional sports and games, the...
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Government Has Strategized Overall Development Of Tribal Students: CM

Bhubaneswar: The state government, through various interventions, has strategized the overall development of tribal students. All support and financial assistance will be given to the SC and ST students so that they can pursue higher education without putting too much monetary burden on...

Engineering Student Found Dead In Hostel Room

Angul: The body of an engineering student at Adarsha College of Engineering in Angul district was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room on Monday. The deceased was identified as Prince Kumar Singh, a third-year diploma engineering student hailing...
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Youth’s Mutilated Body Recovered From Malipada

Malipada: The mutilated body of a youth was recovered by Jankia police from Malipada area in Khurda district on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Arjun Nayak, a resident of Harijan Sahi. Locals spotted the body lying in mutilated state on...
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Three Shops Gutted At A Market In Nilagiri

Nilagiri: Three shops at Santaragadia market in Nilagiri of Balasore district were reduced to ashes in a fire mishap late on Sunday. No injury or casualty was reported from the spot. Property worth several lakhs of rupees were destroyed in the fire...

Maoists Torch Contractor’s Camp, Vehicles In Malkangiri

Andrahal: Continuing their violent activities, Maoists set on fire a contractor's camp and several vehicles engaged in road construction work in Andrahal of Malkangiri district late on Sunday. According to reports, a group of 50 armed ultras reached the camp of...
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Dharmendra Pradhan Lays Foundation Stone For 600 Km Gas Pipeline Project

Sukinda: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan laid the foundation stone for 600 km gas pipeline project at Sukinda on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, the minister said, “The Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) pipeline is being built at an estimated cost...
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Protest Over Restricting Devotees’ Entry To Sanctum Sanctorum Of Puri Jagannath Temple

Puri: Activists of Jagannath Sena staged a demonstration in front of Singhadwara of Jagannath Temple in Puri on Sunday, protesting against the ban imposed by the state government on entry of devotees into the temple’s sanctum sanctorum (Garbhagruha). The agitators also burnt the effigy of...

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Indian & Sri Lankan Cricket Teams Arrive In Bhubaneswar For Barabati...

Bhubaneswar: The Indian and Sri Lankan cricket team players have arrived in Bhubaneswar today. They are here for the India-Sri Lanka T20 match to be...