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Rat snake trapped in finger ring in Banki

Rat snake trapped in finger ring in Banki

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | CUTTACK

A rat snake was injured after getting trapped in a finger ring at Charchika Sahi of Banki in Cuttack district. The snake was taken to the Veterinary Science College of the OUAT in Bhubaneswar to get it freed from the ring. According to reports, the three-feet-long rat snake had entered into a...

Other lawyers back HC Bar strike

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | CUTTACK

Executive members of at least 93 bar associations in the State on Friday threw their weight behind the cause of the Orissa High Court Bar Association, which is on a strike demanding immediate fulfilment of vacant positions of judges and magistrates across the State and also protesting against elevation of...

Friends end lives one after other

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | BALESWAR

A man hanged himself after his friend’s suicide at Sahupada under the Sadar police limits here on Friday. The deceased were identified as Trilochan Jena (45) and Kirti Jena (35). Kirti had  been found hanging in his house in the morning. Trilochan, on being informed about his friend’s death, rushed to...

‘Babus appearing in courts must be in polite dress’

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | CUTTACK

Government officials, appearing in person before any judicial court or tribunal in connection with any case matter, should always come wearing proper formal dresses. An instruction to this effect has been issued to various heads of departments by the office of the Advocate General here. “In fact, similar instructions had earlier...

3 police officials compulsorily retired

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | KHORDHA

Three police officials were compulsorily retired from service on Friday under Rule 71 of the Odisha Service Code for doubtful integrity, said DGP BK Sharma. The compulsory retirement orders of Sub-Inspector Banamali Nayak, Assistant Sub-Inspectors Kishore Kumar Bag and Birabar Lenka were given by concerned Superintendents of Police in pursuance of...

‘Mo Upakari Bagicha’ to eradicate malnutrition

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The State Government on Friday launched a new programme “Mo Upakari Bagicha” (my beneficial garden) to undertake various kinds of cultivations for eradication of malnutrition from the State. Under the programme, people would be encouraged to grow vegetables in their back gardens to get fresh vegetables to meet their need, said...

Naveen campaigns for BJD’s Rita for 2nd day

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

With only a day left for the campaigning for the Bijepur by-election, star campaigners of three political parties, the BJD, the BJP and the Congress, conducted road shows and addressed public meetings at different places in the constituency on Friday. BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik campaigned for his party...

Nayagarh Minor Irrigation EE held

Saturday, 19 October 2019 | PNS | CUTTACK

Vigilance officers on Friday arrested Nayagarh Minor Irrigation Executive Engineer Binay Kumar Subuddhi after detecting assets worth Rs 2,58,01,800 in his and his family members’ possession. The anti-corruption agency officers conducted raids at his office and houses at eight places in the State and detected the assets. In another incident, Vigilance officers...

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