Crocodile hacked to death in sanctuary

In the latest incident of man-animal conflict, a group of fishermen have allegedly hacked to death a 5ft-long estuarine crocodile in riverside Dhaneswarpur village in Kendrapara district.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Apr 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Jharkhand gears up for bandh

Life in Jharkhand may be hit on Monday as leading Opposition parties gear up to support the Bharat Bandh called by tribal and Dalit outfits in the state, Bengal, Bihar, Odisha and Assam to protest against the Centre's apparent indifference towards a recent Supreme Court verdict widely perceived as diluting the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989.
SUDHIR KUMAR MISHRA Apr 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Odisha plans 12 ports along coast

The Odisha government has issued notifications for establishment of 12 non-major ports in the state with private participation.
SUBRAT DAS Apr 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Clean efforts without foresight

Janpath, Kharavela Nagar
Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Training to ensure cyber security

The Odisha Computer Application Centre, in association with Bangalore-based SecurEyes, has decided to provide specialised training to professionals in the field of cyber security at its dedicated centres.
Our Correspondent Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Study to minimise accidents

Authorities will shortly conduct a study on the Madhupatna junction here and prepare a detailed report on the interventions needed to minimise accidents on the national highway (NH) stretch.
LALMOHAN PATNAIK Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Awareness on sludge handling

The municipal corporation has decided to conduct awareness activities across the city to sensitise citizens on the ill effects of unscientific management of faecal sludge.
Sandeep Mishra Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

E-auction of plots expands

The general administration department and the development authority have decided to conduct online auction of lands for schools, colleges and hospitals.
Our Correspondent Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Smuggled gold seized at airport

Customs officials at Biju Patnaik International Airport here recovered smuggled gold ornaments worth more than Rs 9 lakh from a passenger coming from Bangkok on Saturday.
Ashutosh Mishra Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Odisha topics get Net push

The development authority has partnered with the Centre for Internet and Society - Access to Knowledge (CIS-A2K) to create content on city-based sites.
ANWESHA AMBALY Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST

Duty hours set at Paradip port

The labour law enforcing agencies here have decided to strictly enforce eight-hour-a-day work schedule for stevedore workers engaged in cargo handling operation in the port from Sunday.
Our Correspondent Apr 01, 2018 00:00 IST


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