B’swar, Tirtol by-polls on November 3

B’swar, Tirtol by-polls on November 3

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday announced the schedule for the by-elections to the State’s two Assembly constituencies, Baleswar Sadar and Tirtol. Polling would be held from 7 am to 6 pm on November 3 while counting of votes and declaration of results would take place on November 10,...

Rayagada cops register cases of cybercrimes

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | RAYAGADA

The Rayagada police under the leadership of SP Dr Saravana Vivek M launched a drive to check cyber crime in district. Cases were registered in two cybercrime cases. In one case, a victim was cheated of money on pretext of providing job through Naukri.com website. In another case, the victim received...

Notorious ATM looter, five others held in city

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Commissionerate police special squad arrested notorious ATM looter Sambhav Acharya along with five others on Tuesday. The cops also seized cash of Rs 42,000 from his possession. The fraudster has over 30 cases of theft and loot lodged against him at various police stations, including eight in Bhubaneswar and five...

Scout & Guide makes students good citizens

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | SWARNA PRAVA MISHRA

Scouting & Guiding is the biggest voluntary and non-political organisation spread throughout the world. Its purpose, promise and laws are universal in character. It provides a unique programme for young  boys and girls in and through outdoor activities in open air. The movement is based upon the responsibility of self...

Pvt schools agree to fee waiver, Govt tells HC

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | CUTTACK

Near-unanimity has been reached among the representatives of the Private Schools’ and Parents’ Associations and the State Government representatives in slashing the tuition fees of private schools. An affidavit to this effect was submitted in the Orissa High Court on Tuesday by a joint committee formed on the court’s advice...

Lioness Supriya dies at Nandankanan

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

A 26-year-old lioness at the Nandankanan Zoological Park on the city outskirts died on Tuesday morning. Lioness ‘Supriya’, which was suffering from old age-related ailments for the last couple of days, died at around 9:30 am. She had been born in 1994. In January 2012, the lioness had slipped out of...

Restrictions on Shreemandir servitors

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | PNS | PURI

The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has imposed various restrictions on the servitors of the temple for containing the spread of Covid-19.As per the decision of SJTA, the servitors testing positive for Covid-19 would not be allowed to enter temple premises for 17 days. Cases would be registered against violators,...

Wearing mask best way to contain infections

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | DR MANOJ KUMAR SAHU

The whole world is going through a very critical phase. If we are not taking care of ourselves, then nobody is going to save us from the dreadful effect of coronavirus.  The pandemic is prevailing all over the world very rapidly. Despite the fact that, the respective Governments of the the...

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