The Telegraph
Monday, February 26, 2018
 

Odisha

One held for black magic

First published on 26-Feb-2018
Chandua police arrested a 50-year-old sorcerer on the allegation of performing black magic....   | Read..
 

Bird culling starts in Paradip

First published on 26-Feb-2018
The port town authorities have begun culling of poultry birds on Sunday evening after samples of various dead birds were tested as flu positive....   | Read..
 

Naveen confident of Bijepur win

First published on 26-Feb-2018
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday exuded confidence that his party, the BJD, would win the Bijepur bypoll by a good margin....   | Read..
 

Fraud held

First published on 26-Feb-2018
Police have detained an alleged inter-state fraudster....   | Read..
 

Town plan for outskirts

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The development authority has begun the process to implement the city's first town planning scheme to provide a fresh and upscale outlook to a patch of 746 acres on the city outskirts....   | Read..
 

Better tab on civic projects

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The municipal corporation will set up three project monitoring units in its three zonal offices to have in place a decentralised mechanism to keep tabs on various ongoing and completed projects in ......   | Read..
 

Expert help for sewer job

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The Odisha Water Supply and Sewerage Board has roped in a Noida-based firm to provide consultancy service to ensure that the ongoing underground sewerage network project here is completed on time....   | Read..
 

NHAI approval delays cut-point underpass

First published on 25-Feb-2018
A delay by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) in approving the proposed underpass on NH-16 has left the project hanging fire....   | Read..
 

Pay fine for open defecation

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The civic body will impose a fine of Rs 50 on anyone found defecating in the open as it looks to declare the city open defecation free by the April 1 deadline....   | Read..
 

Wait before tax whip on Cuttack defaulters

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The civic body's Special Certificate Court has decided to adopt a wait-and-watch policy before cracking the legal whip on defaulters in payment of taxes, rents and licence fees....   | Read..
 

Businesses take a cease-work punch

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The ongoing cease work by the lawyers of Orissa High Court here has had an unprecedented impact on those other than litigants, who earn their daily bread from the functioning of the state apex court....   | Read..
 

Kovind to throw open Biju museum

First published on 25-Feb-2018
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday invited President Ram Nath Kovind to inaugurate Anand Bhavan, his family's ancestral property, which has now been converted into a museum....   | Read..
 

Lawyers block road in Rourkela

First published on 25-Feb-2018
Lawyers on Saturday staged a two-hour roadblock on the Brahmani bridge here, making the city inaccessible from rest of west Odisha and beyond....   | Read..
 

Kotia mass contact

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The district administration organised a mega Jana Sampark programme at Kotia under Pottangi block on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Bomb sent from Raipur

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The parcel bomb that killed a newly-married man and his grandmother and caused grievous injuries to his wife on Friday had reached his house at Patnagarh in Balangir from Raipur, police said on Sat......   | Read..
 

BJD MLA kin 'daily wage earners'

First published on 25-Feb-2018
BJD leaders appear to be using the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, originally launched by the Congress-led UPA government to provide jobs to the rural poor, for their own......   | Read..
 

MCI inspects college infra

First published on 25-Feb-2018
A three-member Medical Council of India (MCI) team conducted an inspection of the Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital here on Friday to ascertain if it had the statutory infrastructure......   | Read..
 

Protesters demand Rajdhani halt

First published on 25-Feb-2018
Local residents led by the local lawyers' association stopped rail traffic at the railway station here for five hours on Saturday, demanding that the newly-introduced Rajdhani Express made a stop h......   | Read..
 

Steps to promote tribal products

First published on 25-Feb-2018
Craft products from across the country will now be available at Ekamra Haat in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela as two new showrooms of the Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limi......   | Read..
 

Tourism push for Deojharan

First published on 25-Feb-2018
The state government has decided to develop Deojharan, known for its waterfall, and the nearby dam in the district as an eco-tourism centre....   | Read..