Gupteswar forest declared as a new heritage

Gupteswar forest declared as a new heritage

Wednesday, 14 February 2024 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The pristine Gupteswar forest, the adjacent forest to the Gupteswar Shiva temple in Dhondrakhol reserve forest under Jeypore Forest Division of Koraput district, has been declared as the fourth Biodiversity-Heritage Site (BHS) of Odisha.   The State Government has issued a notification to this effect. The site spreads over 350 hectares of...

INTUC holds stir in Angul with various demands

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | BIJAY MISHRA | ANGUL

The INTUC State unit staged a dharna at Banarpal Chhak of Angul district on Saturday against the negligence of both State and Central Governments towards the interests of people of the district.   The agitating INTUC leaders under the leadership of its State president Dr RC Khuntia demanded immediate completion of the...

Elderly woman’s body found in well

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | PNS | SONEPUR

An elderly woman was found dead in a well at Hilunga village under the Birmaharajpur police station in Subarnapur district on Saturday.   The deceased was identified as Sobha Bhoi (60) of the village.   As per reports, she had gone missing on Friday evening. Though her family members searched for her frantically at...

Annual Day fest held in OAV P’lahara

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | PNS | PALLAHARA

The 5th Annual Day celebration of the Odisha Adarsha Vidyalaya (OAV) was held here on Friday.   Pallahara BDO Dillp Kumar Bara was the chief guest on the occasion, while Dr Prasant Kumar Sahu HoD, History joined as chief speaker and educationist as well as member of management Akhaya Pradhan joined as...

Man held for raping daughter’s friend

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | AKSHAY ROUT | JAJPUR

Police have  arrested a 54-year-old man in Jajpur district for allegedly raping his daughter's friend and uploading her obscene photos on social media for refusing to keep a physical relation with him, said a police officer on Friday.   According to the complaint filed by the victim at the Panikoili police station,...

BJP, Cong determined to end BJD hegemony this time

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

In the intricate landscape of Brahmapur politics, the BJP and Congress are formulating strategies to dismantle the stronghold of the ruling BJD as the simultaneous elections are getting closer. The spotlight is on the Brahmapur Parliamentary seat, where candidate selection has emerged as a main concern.   All three major parties, BJD,...

briefs

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | PNS

  FOUR, INCLUDING MINOR BOY, DIE AT BRICK KILN IN DHENKANAL Dhenkanal: Four persons, including a seven-year-old boy, died at a brick kiln near the Kamalang area under the Kantabania police limits in Dhenkanal district on Saturday. Initial reports said the workers engaged at the brick kiln died of asphyxiation. All of...

Woman's half-charred body seized in S’pur

Sunday, 11 February 2024 | PNS | SAMBALPUR

The half-burnt body of a woman, identified as Sashi Paghad (50), was found under mysterious circumstances in Balbaspur area under Sason police limits of Sambalpur on Saturday morning.   Upon receiving information, the Sason police, accompanied by a dog squad and forensic team, swiftly reached the location to initiate an investigation. The...

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