The Telegraph
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
 

Odisha

Squatters take over bus bays

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The state government has decided to introduce 200 new city buses by November and also develop an interstate bus terminal with a dedicated city bus depot at Baramunda....   | Read..
 

Passengers wait for fleet to roll out

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The municipal corporation has built 52 passenger shelters, but the intra-city bus service is yet to roll out in full strength here....   | Read..
 

Online plastic bag registry

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The civic body has started an online registration process for vendors using plastic carry bags in the city under the new Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016....   | Read..
 

Style show at textile expo

First published on 17-Jan-2018
A blend of handcrafted textiles from Odisha, juxtaposed with contemporary designs, is drawing fashion lovers to the National Handloom Expo that began here on Monday....   | Read..
 

Green plan for Puri Bypass Road

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The works department will take up a median plantation drive along the NH-203, also called the Puri Bypass Road, from Palasuni Square to Daya Bridge Square....   | Read..
 

Checks on vehicles

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The transport department has decided to start inspecting fitness of public transport vehicles, especially passenger and school buses to ensure safety of passengers....   | Read..
 

Police nab peddlers with ganja

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Excise sleuths on Tuesday arrested nine persons and seized 68kg ganja from Khandagiri and Baramunda in a raid conducted following a directive from the excise commissioner....   | Read..
 

Advisory for safe campus

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Director-general of police R.P. Sharma on Tuesday asked district police to initiate steps to issue advisories for cops to curb crimes in educational institutes....   | Read..
 

State war & a village

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Residents of the district's Gadlabalsa village see little hope for a bright future having been caught between consolatory promises of the Andhra Pradesh government and indifference of their Odisha ......   | Read..
 

Engineers plead not guilty

First published on 17-Jan-2018
All-Odisha Power Engineers' Federation, an outfit of electrical engineers of organisations such as the OPTCL, Gridco and the OHPC, have demanded that the state government not book the engineers und......   | Read..
 

Book fair at Sambalpur

First published on 17-Jan-2018
A 10-day book fair organised by Setu, a leading socio-cultural organisation since 1990, is attracting large numbers of students from various age groups....   | Read..
 

Students on traffic job

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Hundred student-traffic volunteers were deployed at various busy junctions in the city on Tuesday to assist the traffic cops....   | Read..
 

Foot march to demand CBI probe

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The state BJP on Tuesday launched its "Save Democracy Padyatra" from Pada of Bijepur to Barpali, demanding a CBI probe into the firing incident at Bijepur on January 7....   | Read..
 

State effects babu rejig

First published on 17-Jan-2018
In a major rejig among senior IAS officers, the state government on Tuesday transferred six district collectors....   | Read..
 

Forest land misuse probe

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The National Green Tribunal has ordered an administrative probe into the illegal use of forest land for the pipeline of a private distillery in Boudh....   | Read..
 

Several trains cancelled

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Rail authorities have cancelled several trains here because of modernisation work between the Sambalpur division's Therubali-Singapur Road and Muniguda-Bissamcuttack in Titilagarh-Singapur Road sec......   | Read..
 

Non-JEE plea for BTech admission

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The Odisha Private Engineering Colleges' Association (Opeca) has submitted a proposal to the state government to allow all non-JEE candidates for admission into vacant seats in first-year BTech in ......   | Read..
 

CCTV in booths

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The district administration will install closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras in all the polling booths of the areas, where voting will be held for the panchayat by-election on Friday....   | Read..
 

Road accidents kill three

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Three persons were killed in two accidents in the district on Tuesday....   | Read..
 

Winners all the way

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Preenu Yadav and Ramesh Kumar emerged champions in the 21.1-kilometre men and women categories, respectively, in the third edition of the Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon held recently. In the ......   | Read..