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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Odisha

All Party to Meet Today Ahead of 2nd Phase Budget Session

Bhubaneswar: Congress and BJP MLAs are scheduled to meet today evening to chalk out strategy on the best way to corner the ruling party in the State Assembly amid the second phase Budget session starting from tomorrow. The Opposition parties are likely to rake up minister Sanjay Das Burma’s alleged chit-fund link during the second phase Budget session. Besides, issues...

1 Maoist Killed, 2 Injured in Police Encounter

Bhubaneswar: A Maoist was killed and two others were harmed in a police encounter at Niyamgiri forrest close Dengamati town on Kalahandi-Rayagada fringe today. On a tip off about the presence of the rebels, security personnel, led by Rayagada Superintendent of police (SP) K Siba Subramani,launched the operation in the wee hours of Saturday. The exchange of fire continued for a...

Odisha Govt Signs SOI With Chicago University to Facilitate Research

Bhubaneswar : Odisha government today signed a Statement of Intent (SOI) with the University of Chicago and the University of Chicago Trust in India with a view to facilitate research, knowledge and capacity building. The SOI signed in presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik focuses on sectors like energy and environment, health and water and sanitation through the Energy Policy...

Matric result to be declared on April 30: Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Board of Secondary Education will declare its matriculation result on April 30. The result booklet will be officially released by the School and Mass Education Secretary and Board of Secondary Education (BSE) President. The results will be available on  websites after 10 am.

Divyang Athlete Rakhal Struggles For Funds To Participate In World Championships

Bhubaneswar: Divyang boy Rakhal Kumar Sethi has made both Odisha and India proud for earning 20 medals-10 gold, 4 silver and six bronze so far in several national and international wheelchair fencing championships. The 10-time national champion Rakhal has been selected to represent the country in the world championships in wheelchair fencing event to be held in Rome from November...

JE Toll @ 82 With 3 More Deaths

Malkangiri: The Japanese Encephalitis death toll climbed to 82 with three more deaths in malkangiri today even as the authority admitted the situation has remained grim for last few days. Ramesh Padiami of Daniguda succumbed to the disease while undergoing treatment at the Malkangiri DHH in the morning while Ramesh Pujari of Katapali under Mathili block and Rasi Madhi of...

Sand Artist Sudarshan Pattanaik Hospitalised

Puri & Bhubaneswar: World famous sand artist Sudarshan Pattanaik who has been sitting on a dharna demanding immediate steps by the state government to clean the Bankimuhan beach at Puri has been admitted to the Apollo Hospital as his condition deteriorated on the third day of his dharna. Sudarshan was shifted to Bhubaneswar from Puri today morning. Doctors attending to...

Private Bus Strike in Odisha : Normal Life Paralyzed

Bhubaneswar: Normal life in Odisha became disrupted on Thursday as around 18,000 private buses taking vehicles stay away street dissenting the arrest proprietor of a bus which met a mishap close Manitri of Athmallick in Angul locale on September 9 causing death of 19 people. As per reports, the private transports over the state will stay off the streets...

Bandh Paralyzes Normal Life in Kandhamal

Phulbani: Shops downed doors and vehicular movement went to a granulating end as the BJP and Congress, in an rare show of solidarity, watched a bandh today in protest against the killing of six innocent tribal people at Krutamgada amid a Police-maoist cross firing. Protesters of the Opposition parties blocked streets at a few spots in the region by...

Bhawanipatna : Moists Kill Village Guard

Bhawanipatna: Marking their nearness in the tribal-ruled Kalahandi region, Maoists allegedly murdered the village guard of Katlanga village in Bhawanipatna speculating him a spy. The perished has been identified Chemu Harijan. The ultras have likewise burnt the motor cycle of Harijan. Notably on October 15, Sangita, a lady Maoist, was killed in a fire exchange amongst police and Maoists...

Odisha’s pollution needs to be checked

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar : Concerns were raised by BJD member of Parliament from Kendrapara Baijayant Panda during a discussion in LokSabha over the pollution generated from thermal power generation in Odisha. Odisha should be given due attention and necessary steps should be taken for environment protection. Panda highlighted the fact that ash produced from burning of coal to produce electricity is...

Ollywood‬ Arnob Rangaswami Goes Viral

Odisha: TYSCL (Tell Your Story Creative Lab) Produce First Odia Web Series named “Gupchup Series 1”. In This Episode Fake Odia Arnob Rangaswami Make A Debate “View Hour” Discuss About Odia Movie And Upcoming Odia Actress. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cKRyiSfNyM&nohtml5=False TYSCL is a Growing entertainment channel on ollywood industry Creating Funny Videos & inspirational stories.

Eggs Hurled at Pradip Maharathy Again

Bolangir: Eggs were once again thrown at agriculture minister Pradeep Maharathy today during his visit to the DRDA office in Bolangir. According to sources, BJP activists hurled eggs at the minister’s vehicle at Bhagirathi Chhak. Sources informed that as many as 3 BJP activists were detained by police. Today morning BJP activists also waved black flags at the minister at Rugudipara...

From Bullet To Sindoor: Surrendered Red Rebels Tie Nuptial Knot

Malkangiri: Red colour has at least two symbolic representations for Radha Madakami. About 6-7 years ago she being attracted by the Maoist ideology due to her poverty picked up the gun and live bullets to fight against injustice and moved from one forest area to another to avoid arrest by security personnel. She participated in several operations undertaken by...