Sun Temple turns into tourist hub

Sun Temple, the Unesco World Heritage site at Konark, has evolved into a multi-faceted tourist hub with the construction of a world-class interpretation and tourist facilitation centre.
Our Correspondent Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

'Failure also important'

Accenture India chief Rekha Menon on Wednesday urged graduating students of Xavier University here to not be afraid of failure.
OUR CORESPONDENT Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

Tone-down message to BJP

Parliamentary affairs minister and senior JDU leader Shravan Kumar on Wednesday asked leaders of alliance partner BJP not to deliver provocative speeches that could create social strife.
Amit Bhelari Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

Death clock ticks at zoo

All the four tigers at Tata Steel Zoological Park are in the grip of a deadly tick-borne infection that killed a cub and an adolescent last week and is threatening to exterminate the entire big cat population at the country's only private zoo in the absence of drastic countermeasures.
Jayesh Thaker Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

Odisha DGP for better probe

Director general of police R.K. Sharma on Wednesday expressed concern over the low rate of conviction in Odisha, which is far below the national average.
Subhas Panigrahi Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

Meet hope in House row

Normalcy is expected to be restored in the Odisha Assembly on Thursday as the state government on Wednesday agreed to make a statement on the Lokayukta issue after a meeting of all party leaders.
SUBRAT DAS Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

LED lamps spark BJD, BJP war

The Odisha government's decision to implement the Rs 125-crore "Ama Ghare LED Light" scheme has sparked off a tug-of-war between the BJD and the BJP. The project is being seen as a move to counter the Centre's Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana that seeks to provide free LPG connection to poor women.
Subhashish Mohanty Mar 29, 2018 00:00 IST

Bar raised for better city

To improve service delivery to citizens, the housing and urban development department has set benchmarks for the municipal corporation and asked it to achieve those in the next one year.
Sandeep Mishra Mar 28, 2018 00:00 IST

New top cop takes over

Anup Kumar Sahoo on Tuesday assumed charge as the city's deputy commissioner of police.
Our Correspondent Mar 28, 2018 00:00 IST

Kiosk route to fight open defecation

The municipal corporation has decided to take proactive steps to sensitise citizens on the ill effects of open defecation and increase their awareness on government initiatives to achieve the open defecation free status for the city.
Our Correspondent Mar 28, 2018 00:00 IST

Civic body in river slumber

The civic body continues to drag its feet on saving Kathajodi river from pollution.
LALMOHAN PATNAIK Mar 28, 2018 00:00 IST


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