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Mahanadi bus tragedy: Naveen announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased

Bhubaneswar : Expressing deep grief over the death of at least 10 passengers in the Mahanadi bus tragedy on Tuesday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia each to the next of the kin of the deceased. The Chief Minister conveyed his deep sympathy to the bereaved family. He also announced that the […]

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Bali Yatra: Visitors likely to miss some amusement rides

Cuttack : Visitors of the Bali Yatra are likely to miss on some amusement rides this year as some traders are reluctant to set up rides due to hike in rental prices. According to sources, at least 11 traders from across the country, who used to set up as many as 40 varieties of rides […]

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Ekamra heritage city to don a new look

Bhubaneswar: As the Bhubaneswar Development Authority readies its plan to celebrate the World Heritage Week (November 19 to 25) coinciding with the Bhubaneswar Art Trail’s (BAT) opening for the public, the Old Town area has taken a new look under the ambitious “InHerit Ekamra” Project. The BAT project will be inaugurated tomorrow by Chief Minister […]

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Men’s Hockey World Cup: Online Sale Of Tickets For Inaugural Event Soon

Bhubaneswar : The tickets for the inaugural event of the Men’s Hockey World Cup will be sold online in a day or two, informed Sports and Youth Affairs Secretary on Thursday. “The online sale of the tickets will begin soon and tickets will not be sold at the counters. We will notify as soon as soon […]

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Ambulance Failure: Locals block road as ailing youth dies

Kendrapara : Tension erupted at Lunimathia Sabarpada village under Jambu Marine Police limits in Kendrapara district today as villagers blocked road over a youth’s death due to alleged ambulance failure. The deceased youth, identified as Nakhia Mallick, succumbed to his illness early on Saturday morning as the ambulance allegedly failed to make it to the […]

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PM Modi unveils Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s Statue of Unity

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled the ‘Statue of Unity’ in Gujarat’s Narmada district as a tribute to freedom icon Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 143rd birth anniversary. Air Force planes showered flowers on the statue in a grand inaugural event on the banks of the Narmada river in Gujarat as PM Modi dedicated […]

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