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112 came in contact with State’s 3rd corona patient

112 came in contact with State’s 3rd corona patient

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR/CUTTACK

During contact tracing, it has come to light that as many as 112 persons came in contact with the third COVID-19 positive patient in the State before he was tested positive for the virus, informed State Government’s COVID-19 Chief Spokesperson Subroto Bagchi on Saturday. Bagchi said of 112 contacts, 15 have...

‘Asteroid not to hit Earth on Apr 29’

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | ATHAGARH

An asteroid would make a pass-by close to the Earth on April 29 at about 3.26 pm but would not collide, NASA scientist Dr Deepak Kumar Karan, who hails from Athagarh, has said Dr Karan said the asteroid was first observed on July 24, 1998 by astronomers of the Near-Earth Asteroid...

‘Don’t deprive city Red Cross bodies of grant’

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Indian Red Cross Society, Police Commissionerate Branch executive committee member Dillip Dashsharma has thanked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for providing financial assistance of Rs 44.50 crore to the district Red Cross Societies. However, Dashsharma demanded that the Government provide financial support to the Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Commissionerate Branch and Rourkela City Branch...

Close Post Offices as infection chances high: NFPE

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

National Federation of Postal Employees (NFPE) , Odisha unit chairman Bruhaspati Samal has urged the Postal Directorate and Government of India to take immediate action for suspension of Post and RMS offices till restoration of normalcy in the wake of the lockdown clamped for COVID-19. He said only the bigger post...

‘Are Tata BSL workers’ lives less valuable?’

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | DHENKANAL

While most of the world and the whole of India is undergoing a lockdown to fight COVID-19 pandemic, the factory of Tata BSL in Dhenkanal district of Odisha is working as usual. The management of Tatas is openly defying the lockdown directive and has forced hundreds of its workers to work...

Woman Maoist surrenders

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | KORAPUT

Woman Maoist Tulasi Ulaka alias Sangeeta, who had been carrying a cash reward of Rs 4 lakh on her head, surrendered before the Koraput police on Saturday. Ulaka was a member of the Andhra Odisha Border Special Zonal Committee of the outlawed CPI(Maoist) and actively involved in various Red rebel activities...

Now, docs’ advice over call/WhatsApp

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

People in Ganjam district would no more have to rush to hospitals to avail healthcare services. They can get it sitting at their homes. In a unique initiative to ensure social distancing as a measure against spread of coronavirus, the district administration has launched telemedicine services for people who would seek...


Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS

Entry point to Mahendragiri shut Paralakhemundi: The Gajapati district administration has closed the entry point to the historic Mahendragiri site on the allegations that people of Ganjam district and Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district are visiting the hill despite the coronavirus lockdown. District Collector Anupam Shah issued a direction to ACFO Gouri...

State Editions

Man murdered in Jaunpur

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Centre gives relief to power discoms

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

UP to release 11,000 prisoners for 8 weeks

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

VHP calls off 84-kosi parikrama

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

UP Govt: Nobody will die for want of food

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Rules of communication on social media

29 March 2020 | Hory Sankar Mukerjee | Agenda

Beyond political ideologies

29 March 2020 | Radhanath Swami | Agenda

The formula of happiness

29 March 2020 | Venugopal Acharya | Agenda

Tamoguna is lurking...

29 March 2020 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf : Revive age-old hygiene traditions

29 March 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Class of 2020

29 March 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer