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Neighbourhood Day celebrated in Bhadrak

Neighbourhood Day celebrated in Bhadrak

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | BHADRAK

Respecting the neighbours, especially the deprived people, and helping the victims of injustice is the motto of the Universal Neighbourhood Day celebration, said founder of the day and social activist Radhakanta Tripathy while celebrating the occasion at Barikpur Chowk here on Tuesday. This was the fourth consecutive year of the celebration...

‘AMOFOI has nothing to do with Hindu Marriage Act'

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Freethought Party of India (FPI) has expressed deep concern and shock at the show cause notice that the ADM-cum-Additional Registrar of Societies, Bhubaneswar, has served on the secretary of AMOFOI on September 9, asking why the organization should not be de-registered as it has been violating the Hindu Marriage...

2 yrs on, Burla ring road work yet to begin

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | SAMBALPUR

It has been more than two years since the two-lane Burla ring road was proposed to strengthen connectivity to Burla under the Sambalpur Municipal Corporation (SMC) limits, but the proposal is yet to make much headway. The Burla ring road has been proposed to connect Chaunrpur area under the Sambalpur Municipal...

Baleswar sikhs urge for Puri-Amritsar train

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | Ubachak Mohanty | BALESWAR

The local Sikh community as well as the president of Baleswar Gurudwara Committee have submitted a memorandum to Baleswar MP and Union Minister Pratap Chandra Sarangi urging him to launch a superfast train between Puri and Amritsar. Amar Singh Walia, a resident of Baleswar and president of Baleswar Gurudwara,  has submitted...

10 more districts to get mobile eye care centres

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

To eradicate blindness, the State Government has decided to introduce mobile eye treatment centres in 10 more districts and put up permanent eye treatment facility in 50 more Community Health Centres (CHCs). It was revealed at a review meeting on the “Sunetra’ yojana held under the chairmanship of Health and Family...

Gajapati scribe hurt in attack by liquor mafia

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | PARALAKHEMUNDI

Some miscreants suspected to be liquor mafia allegedly attacked a journalist in Chandragiri under the Mohana police station in Gajapati district on Tuesday night. The journalist identified as Srihari Pradhan is working with a vernacular Odia daily. Sources said Pradhan was returning home at night when he was attacked by a group...

‘TIPS’ for liver cirrhosis at Kalinga Hosp

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The BR Life Kalinga Hospital recently added another feather to its cap by performing the first-ever Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) in Odisha on a 46-year-old patient to treat chronic cirrhotic liver. The person, a case of chronic alcoholic liver cirrhosis, complained of jaundice, bloating of stomach and vomiting blood; and...

Booklet for deaf unveiled at NGO consortium meet

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

An information booklet 'Aama Jojana Aama Adhikar' for deaf people was launched by Mission Deaf Inclusion (MDI), Odisha, a consortium of four non-Government organizations of the State working for the wellbeing and empowerment of deaf children and young persons in rural communities, supported by Deaf Child Worldwide, UK. The voluntary organizations...

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