Polythene-free Puri drive: Nalco to chip in

Polythene-free Puri drive: Nalco to chip in

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | PURI

The Nalco has planned to hand over paper and cloth bags and aluminium foil packs as substitute to polythene to the Puri district administration, said Nalco CMD Dr TK Chand. “This initiative would be a part of the Rs160 crore project being carried out by the company to develop and promote...

Security heightened on Odisha border

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

After the killing of an MLA and a former MLA of Andhra Pradesh by Maoists in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, security has been beefed up on the borders of Odisha. IG of Police Operations RP Koche said Central forces like BSF and CRPF and the Special Operations Group...

Another dengue patient dies in SCB

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | CUTTACK

With the death of one more dengue patient at the SCB Medical College Hospital here on Sunday, the vector-borne disease has claimed five patients so far during the past six months. Hospital sources said that one Soumya Ranjan Naik (18) of Jagatsingpur district had been admitted at the hospital on Thursday...

Cuttack trader shot dead ahead of Dusshera

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | CUTTACK

The deteriorating law and order situation in Cuttack, with a broad daylight firing in the heart of the city on Sunday afternoon, has spread panic among citizens ahead of the week-long Dusshera festival beginning in the third week of next month. Briefing reporters after the incident, city DCP Akhileswar Singh said...

Amit Shah to join BJP Mahila meet at Puri today

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

BJP national president Amit Shah will inaugurate the three-day national executive meeting of the BJP Mahila Morcha at Puri on Monday. Ahead of executive meeting, Morcha’s national office-bearers’ meeting was held on Sunday evening. Around 200 women office-bearers from across the country would attended the meeting, informed an official release. According to the...

Attacking scribe: OUWJ leader held

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | KHORDHA

Police on Sunday arrested three persons for attacking a scribe named Ishwar Chandra Mangaraj near the court premises here on Friday.   The arrestees were identified as Prakash Kumar Hati, Ranjit Patnaik and Soumyaranjan Hati. Sources said that Mangaraj was allegedly attacked by a group of persons led by Odisha Union of Working...

2 girl students meet watery grave in Nilgiri

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | BALESWAR

Two girl students met a watery grave and another was critical after they entered into a pond for taking bath in Nilgiri of Baleswar district on Sunday morning. The deceased were identified as Banashree Behera of Baligahiri and Jyotirekha Moharana of Kahalia under the Nilgiri NAC. Both were aged about 12...

No Govt aid yet for 3 orphan minor siblings

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PNS | SUNDARGARH

Three minor siblings of  Bonei block of Sundargarh district, who are orphans  and living in helpless condition, have  not got  any assistance from the Government. According to sources, Jadumani Kishan and wife Gura Kishan were residing with their three children Santosh (17), Jagannath (14) and Priyambada (9) at Banjikusum  village in ...

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Jagatpur flyover opens to public

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Plogging drive launched

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Innovations, start-ups, products on display at IIT on Industry Day

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Water supply to get hit in a few pockets

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Sisodia, AAP MLAs discharged in case related to 2014 protest

23 September 2018 | SR | Sunday Pioneer

Death of 5 sewer workers: Two more arrested

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer