Seva Saptah: Food distributed, trees planted

Seva Saptah: Food distributed, trees planted

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | JAJPUR ROAD

On the occasion of the 69th birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ‘Seva Saptah’ was held throughout the country from September14 to 20. On Friday, the BJP celebrated it with great enthusiasm here. Food was distributed among inmates of the Gandhi Leprosy Colony at Vyasa Sarowar. After that, a tree plantation...

Cancer hosp demanded in Balangir

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | BALANGIR

Cancer patients are on the rise in Balangir district. In 2017-18, 103 people were given chemotherapy cycle and the number of people given the therapy in 2018-19 increased to 265. And till September, a total of 173 people were given chemotherapy cycle, says District Cancer Nodal officer Dr Abinash Mishra. Besides...

No drinking water for Pallahara villagers for a month

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | PALLAHARA

Thanks to noncooperation and negligence of RWSS and panchayat officials, two tube-wells lying defunct for over a month in Jharabahal village of Batisuan panchayat in Pallahara block are yet to be mended. Two months ago while one tube well was defunct, the villagers had complained in the panchayat office, but the...

Casteist remark: College clerk suspended

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | SUNDARGARH

A clerk of the Sarbati Devi Women’s College in Rajgangpur of Sundargarh district has been placed under suspension for allegedly making casteist remarks against a woman employee of the educational institution. The clerk, identified as Panu Charan Paikray, was suspended after the woman staffer lodged a complaint with police against the...

inbriefs

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS

Man killed as pickup van hits his bike in Boudh Boudh: A person died when a pickup van hit the motorcycle he was riding on the Dhalpur-Purunakatak road in Boudh district on Sunday. He was identified as Hemant Rajsingh of Rath Sahi in Purunakatak. He was heading towards Udaypur village. The...

ILS to be operational at J’suguda airport by Dec

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | JHARSUGUDA

The Instrument Landing System (ILS) would become functional at the Veer Surendra Sai Airport in Jharsuguda by December, according to the airport’s Director Sudesh Kumar Chouhan. Speaking to reporters at the Sambalpur IIM on Saturday, Chouhan further said the number of parking lots at the airport would be increased to six...

Brainstorming on steel output in Delhi today

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Odisha Government is likely to present the State‘s potential of producing over 100 million tonnes of steel by 2030 at a brainstorming meeting to be organised by the Union Ministry of Steel in New Delhi on Monday. Highest priority is attached to Odisha on steel production as companies like the...

B'swar researcher bags award at Beijing startup meet

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Cyca OncoSolutions, founded by researcher and entrepreneur Dr Nusrat Jahan M Sanghamitra who hails from Baleswar district, bagged the third prize at the ‘She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition-2019’ in Beijing. She was honoured at the meet for the path-breaking cancer drug delivery device developed by Cyca OncoSolutions. The molecular drilling device...

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer