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Rail bar fencing to prevent jumbo deaths

Rail bar fencing to prevent jumbo deaths

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

In a bid to prevent elephants from being run over by trains, the Railways and the State Forest Department have decided to put up rail bar fencing at vulnerable places. The decision was taken at a coordination meeting between the railway authorities and the Forest Department here. Also, it was decided that...

GM secondary school students stage demo

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | SAMBALPUR

The Gangadhar Meher Higher Secondary School (formerly as Junior College) witnessed a turbulent situation following an agitation by the students protesting transfer of eight teaching staffs. “In present situation, the plus two wing is facing acute staff crunch and the transfer of eight staffs at a time in the middle of...

Arun Dey hails CM's 5T initiative

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BALESWAR

Veteran politician and former Baleswar MLA Arun Dey has appreciated the introduction of 5Ts by the State Government.He observed that those opposing and criticising the innovate idea are against the development and welfare of the people.Addressing mediapersons here on Thursday, he reiterated that the initiative taken by Chief Minister Naveen...

Inbriefs

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS

50-seat NCC unit for Dhabaleswar College  Athagarh: A fifty-seat NCC unit of senior division Army was allotted to the Sri Sri Dhabaleswar College of Science and Technology, Bali here from this academic year. A letter in this regard was served to the college Principal by Lt Col Sanjeev Dewan of...

DGP assures security, support to OMCs

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Oil marketing companies (OMCs) are the backbone of country’s economy. So, the security and safety of the OMCs operating in the State is the priority of Odisha Police,” said Director General of Police BK Sharma while addressing the 2nd Onshore Security Coordination Committee Meeting here on Wednesday. Assuring of all kinds...

No Bangladeshis inside IOCL, declares IOCL

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Apropos of a news story headlined ‘Bangladeshis residing within Paradip IOCL boundary walls’ published in The Pioneer on October 16, 2019, the Indian Oil Corporation Limited has raised an objection, saying it has never permitted any Bangladeshi national to stay inside the plant boundary. “Being a Central Government PSU, we always...

Demand for NRC grows louder in State

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

In view of the reported increase in the population of Bangladeshi infiltrators and refugees and their illegal inhabitation in the State, the demand for enforcement of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) of India for identification and headcounts Bangladeshis has mounted. According to unconfirmed sources, there are about 40 lakh Bangladeshis...

Teacher locked up for molesting girl

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | BARIPADA

Tension prevailed at the Bramhanamara Upper Primary School under the Town police station in Mayurbhanj district on Thursday when a teacher of the school allegedly sexually assaulted a Class-VI girl student. The teacher was identified as Prashant Bhujabal. Sources said that Bhujabal found the minor girl alone at around 10 am and...

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