Woman's severed body in Puri train

The body of a woman without her head was found in the toilet of a compartment of the Puri-Gunpur passenger at Puri station on Wednesday morning.
LELIN MALLICK Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

New scanners for stations

Police have requested the railway authorities to install an additional baggage scanner each at the stations in the twin cities to ensure safety.
Our Correspondent Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Govt lays down amnesty norms

Announcing the amnesty scheme to regularise the construction deviations in urban and semi-urban areas across the state here on Wednesday, housing and urban development minister Niranjan Pujari laid down the norms to get benefits of the programme.
SUBRAT DAS Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Green light to health care schemes

The state government has approved a new Nirmal scheme that would provide various free ancillary services to people at all state-run hospitals.
Sandeep Mishra Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Go rush, get building violations regularised

Building and planning norms
Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Keonjhar reels from doc dearth

The government-run health service network in the district is on the verge of breakdown with a huge backlog of vacant posts for doctors.
Our Correspondent Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Akademi prize for Sujata

Danseuse Sujata Mohapatra has been chosen for this year's Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for her contribution to Odissi.
ANWESHA AMBALY Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Neet counselling to continue till June 25

The counselling process for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (Neet) began in the state on Wednesday.
ANWESHA AMBALY Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Bicycle that runs on battery

Anurag Pradhan, a class-X student of the Kendriya Vidyalaya in the Deogarh district, has invented a bicycle that runs on a battery.
Subhas Panigrahi Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

School toilet funds scam

A scam of money bungling in the construction of toilets in government-run primary schools has surfaced at a time when chief minister Naveen Patnaik talks of transparency and corruption-free governance.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST

University courses face PIL hurdle

The Ravenshaw Bikash Abhijan (RBA) on Wednesday moved a PIL in Orissa High Court as it continues it battle against Ravenshaw University authorities for promoting self-financed courses.
LALMOHAN PATNAIK Jun 21, 2018 00:00 IST


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