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Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines Installed In 36 Trains Under ECoR

Bhubaneswar: On successful acceptance and a positive response from women passengers to the Automatic Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines in Hirakhand Express and keeping in view the demand from the passengers, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has extended this service...

Man Bobbitised Over ‘Extramarital Affair’

Nabarangpur: A woman allegedly chopped off her husband’s genitals at Udayapur village of Tentutlikhunta block in Nabarangpur as she suspected him of having an extra-marital affair. The victim has been identified as Sadashiv Harijan. According to sources, Gangei chopped off Sadashiv’s...

‘Pushyabhisek’ Rituals Underway At Puri Jagannath Temple

Puri: Special rituals are underway at Jagannath Temple in Puri on the occasion of 'Pousha Sukla Pakhsha Purnima Tithi' on Monday. The deities of the 12th century shrine were adorned with gold jewellery for the special 'Raja Rajeswar Vesha' or...

Private Bus Overturns Near Choudwar, Two Dead

Cuttack: Two passengers were killed after a private bus overturned at Kajalakana near Choudwar in Odisha’s Cuttack district on Monday afternoon. "Two persons died on the spot while 15 sustained injuries," said Cuttack DCP Akhileswar Singh, adding that all passengers...

Odisha Tourism Wins ‘Tourism Brand of the Year’ Award At SATTE

Bubaneswar: Odisha Tourism was awarded the ‘Tourism Brand of the Year’ at the recently concluded SATTE, 2019. Tourism secretary Yogendra Tripathy gave away the award at Greater Noida to Resident Commissioner Sanjeev Kumar and Tourist Officer GK Sahu. A jury comprising...

Over Five Lakh Names Added To The Voter List In Odisha: CEO

Bhubaneswar: The final voter list announced by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) on Monday has over 5 lakh new voters as per the approval of the Election Commission of India (ECI). Briefing mediapersons here, CEO, Surendra Kumar said the number...

New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express Catches Fire Near Rourkela

Rourkela: A fire broke out in B-7 coach of New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express here on Monday. According to available information, the fire was spotted near Tilkanagar, a few kilometres from Rourkela railway station. However, there was no loss of life. Till...
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Senior Congress Leader Pranaya Sahu Quits Party

Bargarh: The resignation spree in Odisha Congress continues with another senior leader from Bargarh district Pranaya Kumar Sahu quitting the party on Monday. He had unsuccessfully contested the Bijepur by-poll last year. Sahu informed about his decision to resign from the...

Class VII Student Raped, Murdered In Angul

Angul: A minor girl was allegedly raped and murdered at Kangula village in Angul district on Sunday. The deceased was a student of Class-VII. According to sources, the minor girl was allegedly kidnapped while she was on her way to meet...

Maoists Damage Essar Pipeline In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A group of armed Maoists damaged a portion of an iron ore slurry pipeline of the Essar Steel near Digha Janbai village in Ralegada panchayat in the cut-off areas of Chitrakonda block in Odisha’s Malkangiri district late on Sunday. According to...
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OUAT Entrance Exam On April 28

Bhubaneswar: The entrance test for admission into different undergraduate (UG) courses offered by Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) will be conducted on April 28. Students,...