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15 students fall ill while conducting lab experiment

Balasore: As many as fifteen students fell ill while conducting experiment in the laboratory of a private school at Balia in Balasore district on Thursday. The incident took place when some Class VIII students of Saraswati Sishu Mandir were experimenting...

Biker dies in road accident

Bhubaneswar: A youth died after a car hit the motorcycle he was riding at Rajasunakhala Square on Khurda-Nayagarh NH-55 on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Janmejaya Patnaik. "The bike rider was knocked down by a speeding car. It is suspected...
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Woman murdered for dowry in state capital

Bhubaneswar: A woman was allegedly tortured to death by her in-laws for dowry at Ainginia under Khandagiri police limits in the city on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Liza Moharana. Family members of the victim have lodged a complaint in...

Presidential polls: 127 MLAs from Odisha vote for Kovind, 17 for Meira

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik on Thursday congratulated Ram Nath Kovind for being elected the new President of India. “Congratulate Shri Ramnath Kovind Ji on being elected President of India. We look forward to work...

Politics over history: BJD, BJP in Paika revolt slugfest

Bhubaneswar: The BJD and the BJP are leaving no stone unturned to get political mileage by commemorating 200th year celebration of Paika Rebellion of Khurda. In this regard, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday will inaugurate a function in New Delhi...

State vigilance launches helpline to curb corruption in rural housing schemes

Bhubaneswar: To contain and minimise corrupt practices in rural housing schemes, the state vigilance department on Thursday launched seven dedicated helpline numbers. "A special drive has been started by the vigilance department to curb corruption in different rural housing schemes...

Work on Kanpur irrigation project resumes amid tight security

Keonjhar: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on Thursday resumed work on Kanpur irrigation project at Basudevpur under Champua sub-division in Keonjhar district amid tight security. The district administration has deployed 20 platoons of police force at the project...

Woman ‘pushed off’ roof, dies

Bhubaneswar: A woman died after allegedly being pushed off the roof of her house at Patrapada in the city on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Mamata Maharana. Khandagiri police have seized the body and started investigating the matter. Mamata's husband, Rabindra...

Dawn-to-dusk bandh throws life out of gear in Nilagiri

Balasore: Normal life in most parts of Nilagiri town in Balasore district was cripples owing to a dawn-to-dusk bandh called by Nilagiri Surakhya Manch seeking fulfilment of a 14-point charter of demands including immediate reopening of closed mines in the...

Light and sound show at Konark temple from next month

Bhubaneswar: The history behind making and decaying of Konark Sun Temple will be showcased through light and sound show beginning next month. A joint initiative of ITDC and Odisha Tourism, the show has been planned to attract more tourists...

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e-Assembly: Odisha Speaker Leaves For HP With House Committee Members

Bhubaneswar: A 10-member House Committee of the Odisha Assembly led by the Speaker Surya Narayan Patro left for Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday to study...
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