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Pollution board Regional Officer, BRIT amin in vigilance net

Bhubaneswar : Vigilance sleuths arrested a regional officer of the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) in Bhubaneswar for possessing unaccounted money to the tune of Rs 96,000. The accused was identified as Hadibandhu Panigrahi, the regional officer of OSPCB for Kalinganagar, Jajpur. Acting on reliable information that Panigrahi collected huge amount as illegal gratification […]

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Cyclone Titli aftermath: Naveen orders speedy relief, restoration

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik reviewed the situation following landfall of cyclonic storm Titli and directed officials to rush adequate relief materials and restore essential services in the affected areas. As the cyclone Titli is expected to move to West Bengal through Odisha, the CM asked officials to remain watchful and prepared to meet any […]

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Cyclone Titli: Red Alert Issued, Schools and Colleges Shut as Storm Inches Closer to Odisha, Andhra

The deep depression over the Bay of Bengal has intensified into cyclonic storm Titli and is moving towards the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast, the national weather office IMD said, issuing a red alert. The cyclone is likely to make landfall between Gopalpur and Kalingapatnam early on Thursday morning and may trigger heavy rain accompanied by strong […]

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Mild tremor hits north Odisha

Bhubanewar : Tremors were felt in some places of north Odisha after an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale rocked Hugli district of West Bengal on Tuesday evening. According to available information, slight intensity quake hit Anandapur in Keonjhar, Balasore and Baripada at around 6.33 pm today. The panic-stricken people ran out of their […]

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Asian Games: Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win gold in javelin throw

Jakarta: Neeraj Chopra bagged the eight gold medal for India and became the first Indian javelin thrower to win an gold medal at the Asian Games 2018. Neeraj shattered his own national record by clearing a distance of 88.06m on Monday. The 20-year-old’s winning threw came in his third attempt. He began with 83.46m and […]

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Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana: Naveen sanctions Rs 49.69 crore for 209 GPs

Bhubaneswar : Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today sanctioned Rs 49.69 crore for 209 gram panchayats (GPs) of nine districts in the state under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana in the block level. The CM interacted with the people through video conferencing from the Secretariat here today. Sensing their needs, he promptly approved 1650 projects to […]

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