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Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee To Be Reconstituted: Niranjan

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) will be reconstituted, the party's state unit president, Niranjan Patnaik, said on Thursday. Niranjan informed that apart from the PCC, all its sub-committees will also be reconstituted as per a directive from the...

Minor’s Rapist & Murderer Sentenced To Death In Odisha

Cuttack: The Special POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Court, Cuttack on Thursday awarded the death sentence to Mohammad Mushtaq for the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl in Cuttack district on April 24, 2018. The court had...

AT Chit Fund Scam: CBI Arrests Former OCA Secy Asirbad Behera

Cuttack/Bhubaneswar: CBI arrested the former secretary of Odisha Cricket Association (OCA), Asirbad Behera, from his Cuttack residence on Thursday for his alleged involvement in the Artha Tatwa (AT) chit fund scam. A team of 15-20 members of a Special Investigation...
HOPES REVIVED: Farmers ploughing the fields after rain on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Friday. OB Photograph

Now, Odisha Agriculture Dept Issues Clarification On ‘Ineligible’ KALIA Beneficiaries Row

Bhubaneswar: The Department of Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment on Wednesday issued a clarification stating that 3 lakh persons, who availed benefits under KALIA (Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation) scheme, were eligible but belonged to a family in...

Radio Jockey’s Career Awaits Jail Inmates In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: As part of the jail reforms, the Odisha government is going to launch a novel scheme in which jail inmates will become radio jockeys. Sources in the Directorate of Prisons & Correctional Services said that Jail Radio will be...

Bhubaneswar Parks To Get A New Design, Facilities

Bhubaneswar: All the parks in the state capital will get a makeover soon. The authorities are planning a total change in the design to give them a new look and facilities. It was decided at a meeting on Tuesday that...

Odisha Lecturer Falls Into ‘Friendship’ Trap On Facebook, Gets Conned For Rs 1 Lakh

Cuttack: Making friends through social networking sites can prove to be disastrous, as a 56-year-old college lecturer recently found out. His 'friend', who had introduced herself as a UK-based marine engineer duped him into parting with Rs 92,000. A...

Subash Chauhan Appointed WODC Chairperson

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday appointed Subash Chauhan as the chairman of Western Odisha Development Council (WODC). The council was without a political head for nearly three months with a bureaucrat holding additional charge of the post. The...

Free Uniform, Shoes & ID Card For Odisha School Students

Bhubaneswar: School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Wednesday announced free shoes and uniforms for all school students in Odisha. The students will also be issued identity cards. Earlier only BPL category students were provided free shoes and school...

Hindalco Enters S&P Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Mumbai: Good governance, social and environmental initiatives have stood Hindalco Industries Limited in good stead. The metals flagship of the $48.3 billion Aditya Birla Group is the only aluminium manufacturer from India to be included in the 2019 edition...

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Raid On Hookah Bar In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A joint team of the police, Excise Police, Drug Inspector, Forest and Environment Department and Food Safety Inspector conducted a surprise raid on...
error: Stealing the hard work of someone else is not at all good manner!!