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Raman Singh to campaign for BJP in upcoming Panchayat Polls

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Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh will be the BJP’s star campaigner for the ensuing panchayat polls in Odisha. Some other Chief Ministers of neighboring states and parliamentarians have been added to the list. The ruling BJD and Congress have decided to stage demonstration in the areas the senior BJP leader will visit to address publicContinue Reading…

Ticket selling at Barabati Stadium Counters for ODI begins

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Ticket selling at the Barabati Stadium counters for the One-Day International (ODI) match scheduled to be played between India and England at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on January 19, started today and it will continue till tomorrow. Security arrangements have been tightened to maintain law and order. CCTV cameras were also installed Ticket saleContinue Reading…

Nearly 100 Pigeons died in Kendrapara Dist, Bird Flu Scare rises

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Around hundred pigeons have found dead in Kendrapara district. The locals suspected bird flu is the reason behind the deaths as many parts of Odisha are reeling under the impact of the virus. A team of veterinary surgeons has rushed to the village and blood samples have been collected for laboratory test. Notably, animals and wingedContinue Reading…

Sukinda Chromite Mine bags 5 Prestigious Awards from IBM

Sukinda Chromite Mine -Tata Steel

Sukinda Chromite Mine (SCM) of Tata Steel, located in Jajpur district of Odisha, has bagged 5 awards in various categories including Par Excellence award as the best mine amongst all participating mines of Odisha from the Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM), Bhuabneswar Region. On the concluding day of 19 th Annual Mines Environment and MineralContinue Reading…

Bird count drops at Bhitarkanika National Park

Bhitarkanika National Park

There has been a drop in the number of birds visiting Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district this winter, the mid-winter migratory bird census indicated. Though some rare species have been spotted this time, the number was lowest at 76,268 which are around 30,000 less than the previous year. Over 1,0,6,356 migratory birds have throngedContinue Reading…

Debate on CBI Raids at Odisha Politicians in Chit Fund Scam

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CBI has finally raided BJD MP Rabindra Jena, MLA Pravat Biswal and former Naveen Niwas employee Saroj Sahu. It also raided Congress leader Bapi Sarkhel. Do you think it’s just a pressure tactic or CBI making serious efforts to nail all including top Ministers and Leaders in Chit Fund Scam? Or, it’s just politically motivated?Continue Reading…

Maoists produce 4 abducted Poll Officials in Praja Court

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The Maoists have produced the kidnapped persons before a Praja Court in Similipadar village of Malkangiri District. The abducted four officials were Hrushikesh Naik, Purusottam Behera, Praveen Soren and Kaminikant Singh. Lingaraj Majhi, who was suspected to have been kidnapped, managed to escape from the spot and reached the Kudumulugumma block office and met theContinue Reading…

Chit Fund Scam: BJD MP Rabindra Jena seeks Anticipatory Bail

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A day after the CBI raided residences of BJD Balasore MP Rabindra Jena in connection with Seashore Chit Fund Scam, Jena moved the Orissa High Court on Friday seeking anticipatory bail. Notably, on Thursday CBI raided at offices, residences of MP Rabindra Jena along with BJD MLA Pravat Biswal and party leader Saroj Sahu in multi-croreContinue Reading…

Maoists abduct 5 Election Officials, 1 Villager from Malkangiri cut-off Area

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Ahead of Panchayat Polls, Maoists abducted five election officials including a villager from the cut-off area in Malkangiri district today morning. The abducted officials were identified as Hrushikesh Naik, Purusottam Behera, Praveen Soren, Lingaraj Majhi and Kaminikant Singh. Manoranjan Sisa, son of Jodamba village head Laxman Sisa is also among the six abducted persons. Reportedly,Continue Reading…

Jaundice scare once again in Cuttack

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Jaundice scare gripped Cuttack city again after 50 cases of jaundice were reported in Matha Sahi in Cuttack. As the water-borne disease is spreading its tentacle in the City, Public Health Department officials have collected water samples and sent them for test. Though the district administration has claimed that steps are being taken in lastContinue Reading…


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