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Saturday, January 20, 2018
 

Odisha

Anger over shift of fair venue

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The state government's decision to change the venue of the annual Adivasi Mela from Adivasi Ground at Unit I to Exhibition Ground at Unit III has angered residents and participants of the annual tribal fair....   | Read..
 

Footbridges for safer commute

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The public works department will collaborate with the civic body for construction of two more foot overbridges on Bidyut Marg for safe crossing of pedestrians....   | Read..
 

Abattoir relocation demand gains pitch

First published on 20-Jan-2018
City residents on Friday launched a protest to demand immediate relocation of the old slaughter house-cum-sale centre for big animals, known as kilkhana, from the heart of the city....   | Read..
 

April deadline for stadium galleries

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The construction of two additional galleries at the hockey stadium in the Kalinga Sports Complex has been expedited in view of the Men's Hockey World Cup scheduled to take place in November....   | Read..
 

Bus terminus clean order

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Union ministry of road transport and highways has asked the Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) to undertake cleanliness drive every fortnight from January 15 with special focus on ......   | Read..
 

Criminals injured in police encounter

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Two criminals, including a contract killer from Maharashtra, were injured in a police encounter near Mangalpur in Pipili police limits of Puri district on Thursday night....   | Read..
 

Cops crack Birupa murder

First published on 20-Jan-2018
A 35-year-old man has allegedly confessed to police that he murdered the bridegroom-to-be of his sister-in-law (wife's sister) just two days before their marriage was to be solemnised....   | Read..
 

'Jatra is not just another business'

First published on 20-Jan-2018
• The jatra owners' association announced that there would be no jatra shows from August 1 this year. Being a leading jatra actor, how do you react to this?...   | Read..
 

Pact for research & tech centre

First published on 20-Jan-2018
A centre of excellence for virtual and augmented reality will be shortly set up at the Indian Institute of Technology in Bhubaneswar....   | Read..
 

Exposure to army artillery

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Military weapons and equipment were displayed at the 'Know your Army' exhibition held here on Friday....   | Read..
 

Govt inks soft skill deal

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The state government on Friday signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MoU) for implementation of a soft skill training programme at 10 select government-run industrial training institutes......   | Read..
 

Bird fest at Chilika

First published on 20-Jan-2018
For the first time, the state government will host a bird festival at Chilika this month to attract tourists to the site....   | Read..
 

Mihir & Anu to join BJP

First published on 20-Jan-2018
To add to it star power, the BJP has decided to rope in Odia film actors Mihir Das and Anu Choudhury. They will be joining the party here on Saturday along with former BJD MLA from Satyabadi, Ramar......   | Read..
 

Kotiya gets bus service

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Already in defensive mode for the recent intrusion of the Andhra Pradesh government's officials into the disputed Kotiya panchayat area in Pottangi block of the district and launching their various......   | Read..
 

Health care boost

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched the Odisha e-Hospital Management Information System (OeHMIS) pilot project with the technical support of Centre for Development of Advanced Computin......   | Read..
 

Trader found dead

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The body of Parthasarahi Das, 42, a shopkeepers who had been missing since Thursday night, was found on Friday morning....   | Read..
 

Dust pollution protest

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Normal functioning of civic work was affected here on Friday as members of the Balangir Citizens' Committee locked the municipal office and staged a protest over its "failure to address the ac......   | Read..
 

Naveen's plea for tribals

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday sought the intervention of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) as the livelihood of around 5,000 tribals of Malkangiri district would be a......   | Read..
 

Japan at Make in Odisha

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Japan will take part in the Make in Odisha Conclave in the Odisha capital in November....   | Read..
 

Odia misses language award

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The initial enthusiasm for classical status for Odia seems to be petering out....   | Read..