The Telegraph
Monday, January 22, 2018
 

Odisha

New body for better bus link

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The state government has approved the merger of transport jurisdictions of Cuttack, Puri, Konark with Bhubaneswar to provide seamless bus service to commuters....   | Read..
 

Project for freedom hero hits funds wall

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The project to develop a building of the Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) into a Netaji Interpretation Centre may be delayed due to lack of funds....   | Read..
 

Kin calls for declassifying Netaji files

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grandnephew, Chandra Kumar Bose, on Sunday urged the NDA government to "ensure that all files, including those of the Intelligence Bureau, on Netaji Subhas Chandra......   | Read..
 

Fire safety red flag

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Prominent shopping malls and hotels in the city do not have "complete and comprehensive fire safety measures", official sources said on Sunday after inspections by the Odisha Fire Services....   | Read..
 

Patrol at Old Town heritage locations

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Police have asked officers of the Sri Lingaraj station to start patrolling around ancient monuments after a tourist posted a video of gamblers playing cards and a youth smoking marijuana near an Ol......   | Read..
 

Job fair for disabled

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Several state and central government agencies came together to conduct a two-day inclusive job fair, which ended on Sunday, for differently-abled and mainstream youths here....   | Read..
 

Ropeway, toy train get push

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The Nandankanan authorities have asked the agencies concerned to expedite the process of resumption of toy train and ropeway services - two major tourists attractions in the zoo. The ropeway servic......   | Read..
 

Rout denies Pradhan's CMO charge

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Former agriculture minister Damodar Rout on Sunday denied claims of Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan that he was dropped from Naveen Patnaik cabinet as he had detected irregularities in ......   | Read..
 

Man throws acid on wife, arrested

First published on 22-Jan-2018
A 45-year-old man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly throwing acid on his wife because he suspected she was cheating on him....   | Read..
 

Maoists beat up villagers

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Maoists have assaulted four villagers in Malkangiri district suspecting them to be police informers....   | Read..
 

Meet to discuss low conviction figures

First published on 22-Jan-2018
It was informed at a three-day police officers' conference on "acquittal of cases in courts and its remedies" that the conviction rate in the state ranged between 8 to 10 per cent due to ......   | Read..
 

Cops set cannabis destruction record

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Police have destroyed cannabis grown on 4,407 acres in seven districts in this financial year so far. Director general of police R.P. Sharma said this here on Sunday, while adding that the drive ag......   | Read..
 

Frozen: MLA's Rs 165 crore

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Police on Sunday froze six bank accounts of Champua's Independent MLA Sanatan Mahakud with deposits worth Rs 165 crore in them and made them inoperative under Section 102 of the Criminal Procedure ......   | Read..
 

Students clash with police

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Police on Sunday were forced to resort to mild lathicharge to disperse students staging a roadblock on Ring Road in front of Konark Talkies when they turned violent....   | Read..
 

'Ideal CM' Naveen

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik has added another feather to his cap on Sunday. On the concluding day of the 8th Indian Student Parliament, Naveen was conferred the "Adarsh Mukhyamantri&q......   | Read..
 

June deadline for clear skyline

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The dangling overhead cables will shortly disappear from the city's skyline and make way for a safer and more efficient power supply system....   | Read..
 

Strike threat by druggists

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A medicine sellers' association has threatened to go on an indefinite strike in protest against the government's decision to close down three medical stores on the MKCG Medical College and Hospital......   | Read..
 

Railway officials skip deal sign meet

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The pact between development authority and East Coast Railway (ECoR) for execution of the ambitious railway station multi-modal hub at Master Canteen Square area could not be inked on Saturday beca......   | Read..
 

Drive to eradicate measles-rubella

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The district administration will launch a vaccination drive to combat measles-rubella....   | Read..
 

Advisory to check cyber crimes

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The state crime branch on Saturday issued a public advisory with dos and don'ts for citizens to protect them from become victims of cyber crime....   | Read..