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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Probe ordered into Khurda midday meal incident

Khurda: The school and mass education department on Thursday ordered a probe into the incident in which over 100 students of Deulatangi Primary School in Khurda were taken ill after consuming eggs in midday meal the previous day. The department...

Govt hikes incentive for inter-caste marriage to Rs 1L

Bhubaneswar: The state government on Thursday hiked the cash incentive for inter-caste marriages from existing Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh. "The monetary assistance will be provided to men and women who opt to marry outside their caste," said ST/SC...

Sexual misconduct: Woman writer files Rs 50L defamation suit against Haraprasad Das

Bhawanipatana: After lodging an FIR with Bhawanipatna Town police against noted litterateur Haraprasad Das for allegedly harassing her on social media, lecturer and writer Pallishree Pattanayak has slapped a defamation suit of Rs 50 lakh against him. The Kalahandi-based writer...

NKS stages protest in Keonjhar over farmers’ demands

Keonjhar: Hundreds of activists of Nabanirman Krushak Sangathan (NKS), an Odisha-based farmers’ outfit, staged a massive protest before Telkoi block office in Keonjhar district seeking fulfillment of various demands. “Around 60 per cent of Indian population depends on agriculture sector...
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Two killed, 4 inured in van-truck collision in Balasore

Balasore: One person died and four were injured when the pick-up van in which they were travelling collided with a truck on NH-16 at Dandakali under Khantapada police limits in Balasore district on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Sushant...

Two sisters die of asphyxiation in Angul fire mishap

Angul: Two sisters died of asphyxiation after a fire broke out in their house at Bantala Bazaar in Angul district on Thursday. They were identified as Ujjwala Gana (40) and Bimala Gaana (45). On being informed, fire personnel rushed to the...

Rain fury: Bridge washed away in Rayagada disrupting road link with AP

Rayagada: The approach road to an under-construction bridge near Jagannathpur village in Rayagada district was washed away on Thursday following incessant rain since last two days, cutting communication links between Gunupur and Srikakulum in Andhra Pradesh. Road connectivity to more...

3 kids charred to death as gas cylinder explodes in Sambalpur

Sambalpur: In a heart-wrenching incident, three children were burnt alive when a fire broke out after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in a house at Ranikhenda village under Sasan police limits in Sambalpur district on Wednesday night. The deceased were...

Bus owners create ruckus at Hasanpur toll plaza opposing fee collection

Anandpur: Tension prevailed at Anandpur in Keonjhar district on Thursday as members of Private Bus Owners' Association created ruckus at Hasanpur toll plaza, opposing fee collection that began on NH-20 this morning. Owing to the flash protest, several vehicles, especially...
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Headmistress suspended as students fall ill after consuming midday meal

Khurda: The district education officer on Wednesday suspended Bijayini Tripathy, headmistress of Deulatangi Primary School in Khurda, for alleged negligence in monitoring midday meal in the school. Earlier in the day, over 100 students of the school were hospitalised...

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Ramadevi University Opens Skills Training Centre

Bhubaneswar: Ramadevi Women's University has opened a centre to train its students to develop technical skills and behavioral traits in their respective fields. The Centre Of Skill...
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