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BJD lambasts Dharmendra over Aparajita Sarangi’s NOC issue

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD on Saturday criticised Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan for allegedly telling lie that the state government delayed the issuance of NOC to Aparajita Sarangi. “The statement of the Union Minister that the state government delayed the NOC to Sarangi on her request for VRS is false, baseless and not based on facts,” […]

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Hockey World Cup Celebration: Water bottles, bags not allowed inside Barabati Stadium

Cuttack : Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty on Tuesday informed that the spectators of the World Cup Celebration, to be held at Barabati Stadium tomorrow, are barred from carrying water bottles, bags, fruits, biscuit packets and mirrors inside the event. Mohanty also added that only women spectators will be allowed to carry their handbags inside the […]

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Liquor sale timing in city during Hockey WC revised: Excise Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has revised the extended timing for liquor sale in the city during the Hockey World Cup, informed Excise Minister Shashi Bhusan Behera today. Clarifying about the decision, Minister Behera said, “Only hotels and bars in Bhubaneswar will be allowed to serve liquor till 1.30 am during the sporting event. The decision […]

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Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup: All you need to know

Bhubaneswar : As the Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 will kick start at Kalinga Stadium from November 28, the capital city has geared up to host the grand opening ceremony of the sporting extravaganza scheduled for tomorrow (November 27). Sixteen teams will battle it out in the Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium from […]

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PM lays foundation stone of City Gas Distribution projects

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the City Gas Distribution (CGD) projects in 129 districts including 17 in Odisha. City Gas Distribution (CGD) network is the interconnected network of pipelines for supply of gas to domestic, industrial or commercial premises and CNG stations situated in a specified […]

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Former MP Baishnab Charan Parida Passes Away At 77

Bhubaneswar : Former Member of Rajya Sabha, Baishnab Charan Parida passed away on Thursday at the age of 77. Parida, who is a politician, writer, and social activist, died on Thursday morning while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar. He was undergoing treatment at AMRI hospital for the past nine days. Parida was […]

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