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Vivo IPL Fan Park in city today

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar | in Bhubaneswar

With an aim to reach out to fans and cover regions, the 8th week of the Vivo IPL Fan Park would be hosted at the KIIT Cricket Ground here on May 22 at 7 pm. The IPL live action on giant TV screens would create a stadium-like feel for fans...

26K cr needed for farm loan waiver in State

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The Odisha Government would require a whopping amount of over Rs 26,000 crore if it decides to go in for total agriculture loan waiver, reveals a leading banker. As per banking figures, the total outstanding farm loans by March 31, 2017 was Rs 26,600 crore on over 54 lakh farmers. While...

Bar Council hails MS Law Varsity move

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | CUTTACK | in Bhubaneswar

The Odisha State Bar Council has welcomed the decision of the State Government to accord Affiliated University status for the 100-year-old Madhusudan Law College here, one of the oldest in the country. Once the decision is implemented, the city will boast of housing two law universities. The National Law University...

Black panther first spotted in Odisha

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | SUNDARGARH | in Bhubaneswar

Good news for wildlife lovers as Odisha added a record to its research by capturing the first-ever photograph of a black panther of big cat species in the forest of Sundargarh district. The footage of the black panther or melanistic leopard was captured repeatedly by the camera installed in the Garjanpahad...

CM gives ‘3D mantra’ to party leaders, officials

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik chairing a meeting of his Council of Ministers on the occasion of completion of the BJD Government’s four years during its fourth term here on Monday advised the party leaders and officials to work for the people with ‘3Ds’- Determination, Devotion and Dedication. Later at a Press...

Main accused in PCR van attack held

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | PNS | CUTTACK | in Bhubaneswar

The city police late on Sunday evening arrested the mastermind behind Friday’s bomb attack on a police van at Kurunti village under the Cuttack Sadar police station. Uttam alias Kabua Singh of the locality was apparently apprehended after he was injured in a police encounter, said city DCP Akhileswar Singh. Police...

‘Monsoon forecast with Odisha as one zone wrong’

Monday, 21 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

While the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a normal southwest monsoon for entire Odisha this year, weather experts have questioned the present system of prediction as the whole State has been taken as one zone. “Taking the entire State as one zone has proved wrong in past and farmers have...

50K youths to get skill training in 10 years: Min

Monday, 21 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

Establishment of Skill Development Institute in Bhubaneswar has been the greatest source of happiness for me during the last four years, said Union Minister of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Skill Development Dharmendra Pradhan, while addressing the students, parents and faculty as the chief guest at the second Foundation Day celebration...

BJP wants CM to reply on 4 posers on M’nadi

Monday, 21 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The BJP on Sunday put many posers relating to violence against women, Mahanadi water dispute and corruption and demanded that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik reply to the questions in public soon. “Every day, six women are being subjected to sexual assaults in the State. Odisha is 27th in women violence at...

CPI(ML) Lib chief to reach State today

Monday, 21 May 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

CPI(ML) Liberation general secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya would arrive here on a two-day visit to the State on Monday. A party release informed that Bhattacharya would go to Jagulai Padar village under Kanas block in Puri district on Monday to meet family members of Communist leader Duryodhan Majhi, who had died during...




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