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BYV’s ‘Rakshak’ to create road safety awareness

BYV’s ‘Rakshak’ to create road safety awareness

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

To create awareness among people about the new Motor Vehicle (Amendment) and road safety, the Biju Yuva Vahini (BYV) launched a State-level social programme, “Rakshak”, here on Monday. State Youth Welfare Board (SYWB) Working President Bijay Kumar Nayak presided over the inaugural function held at the AG Square where Panchayati Raj...

DAV CSpur champion in U-17 category

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur emerged as champion in Under-17 category in the recently concluded CBSE Cluster-2 Athletic Meet at Allons Public School in Raipur. All the five athletes were selected for national meet to be held at the same venue in November. Abhinab Mohanty of Class-X bagged gold medal in 100m...

BBSR revenue asst held taking bribe

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | CUTTACK

The Vigilance police on Monday caught Bhubaneswar Tehsil office Record Room Senior Revenue Assistant Debadatta Mishra red-handed for demanding and accepting illegal gratification of Rs 5,000. He was caught taking bribe in his office room from complainant Suryakanta Sahoo of  Jayapurpatna village under Dhauli PS in  Khordha district  to process his...

Posing as cops, miscreants loot jewellery from women

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | PURI

Two persons posing as police personnel allegedly looted gold ornaments from two women at CS College Square here on Monday. The victims were identified as Vinodini Nayak and Urmila Nayak. Sources said the women were walking along the college road when the motorbike-borne miscreants intercepted them. Claiming themselves as cops, they asked...

BJP holds bandh over Sundargarh CDMO suspension

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | SUNDARGARH

The district BJP on Monday observed a six-hour bandh  in the town opposing the suspension of Sundargarh CDMO Pankaj Patel.During the bandh from 6 am to 12 noon, shops, business establishments and Government offices remained closed.While vehicular movement was normal in the town, educational institutions and emergency services were excluded...

Teacher held for raping girl on marriage pretext

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | BARIPADA

A high school teacher was arrested on Monday from the Sharat police station area in Mayurbhanj district for allegedly impregnating a girl on the pretext of marriage and then betraying her. The accused teacher was identified as Suresh Chandra Marandi of the same locality. Sources said the accused had developed physical...

Naveen greets Habisialis in Puri

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | PURI

Inaugurating a Habisha Kendra here through a videoconferencing from Bhubaneswar, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday greeted Habisiali women who came to Puri from different parts of the State to observe Kartika brata for a month from Monday. The CM wished the elderly women good health and smooth passage of month...

NGT asks for ATR from Bhadrak admin, PCB

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS | BHADRAK

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Delhi Bench, has asked the Odisha State Pollution Board (OSPCB) and the Bhadrak District Magistrate to submit an action-taken report (ATR) on removal of structure on the flood plain of Kapali river at Nalang village near Bhadrak Municipality. A four- member NGT bench headed by Justice...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer