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Deep Depression to trigger heavy rainfall in Odisha

Bhubaneswar : It has come to light that more than 10 districts of Odisha are expected to get heavy rainfall with strong winds starting today, due to a depression over the Bay of Bengal which has further intensified into a deep depression. On Thursday, the depression over the southeast Bay of Bengal and its neighbourhood moved northwards […]

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Odisha will participate in JEE Main 2018, registration from tomorrow

Bhubaneswar : Despite Odisha Private Engineering Colleges Association’s (OPECA) press for conducting OJEE instead of JEE Main, the State government today confirmed participation in the JEE Main 2018 and urged students to enroll themselves for the upcoming entrance examination. As per the CBSE notification, the online application process for JEE Main 2018 will start from […]

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Five child labourers Rescued in Keonjhar

Bhubaneswar: Five child labourers were rescued from different workplaces in Keonjhar town by Childline and police personnel early this morning. According to information, officers of the Child Welfare Committee (CWC), Keonjhar, Labour Department and Childline with support of police personnel conducted raids at hotels, grocery shops, factories and Government and private houses to find out […]

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CM reiterates tribunal demand to resolve Mahanadi water dispute at Delhi meet

Bhubaneswar : Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reiterated its demand to constitute a tribunal to resolve the Mahanadi water dispute with Chhattisgarh. The CM, who attended the 12th Standing Committee of Inter-State Council meeting in New Delhi chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, also demanded immediate halt of all ongoing construction activities in Mahanadi […]

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Odisha HC Reserves verdict on MLA Pravat Biswal’s Bail Plea

Bhubaneswar : The Odisha High Court today reserved its verdict on a bail petition filed by BJD MLA Pravat Biswal, who was arrested by the CBI for his alleged complicity in the Seashore Group chit fund scam in September. On Thursday, the CBI directed the investigating agency to submit the medical report of the MLA […]

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Dalai Lama reaches Odisha, receives Grand Welcome

Bhubaneswar: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived in Bhubaneswar on a two-day visit to Odisha amid rousing welcome by hundreds of people to the spiritual leader today. Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Panda and Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Minister Surya Narayan Patro welcomed the spiritual leader at the airport on behalf of the […]

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