Centre owes Odisha Rs 59,222 cr in 6 yrs

Centre owes Odisha Rs 59,222 cr in 6 yrs


Replying to the debate on the State Budget 2021-22 in the State Assembly on Saturday, Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari stated that Odisha has been deprived of Rs 59,222 crore from the Centre during last six years. This amount consists of the State’s legitimate claims based on the recommendations of Finance...

In brief

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS

CM pays homage to Saint Ravidas Chief Minister Hemant Soren has greeted the country and the people of Jharkhand while paying homage to Saint Shiromani Guru Ravidas on his birth anniversary. The Chief Minister said that Guruji’s great ideas still work to create awareness among the society. “Let us all pledge...

Congress holds sit-in against rising inflation

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Following the instruction of All India Congress Committee (AICC), Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) held a sit-in near Raj Bhavan in the State Capital on the issue of rising prices of petroleum products along with other daily use items here on Saturday. JPCC Chief cum Finance Minister, Dr Rameshwar Oraon...

Villager injured in IED blast in Gumla

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | Ranchi/Daltonganj

A villager was seriously injured in an IED blast that occurred in Marwa Karagani under Kurumgarh police station in Gumla district. The injured villager villager identified as Mahender Mahto (23) who got his one leg totally damaged in the booby trap of the Maoists. Showing a humane face the Jharkhand Police...

OPGC production grows; 4 units operational

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | JHARSUGUDA

Power generation from the Odisha Power Generation Corporation (OPGC) at Banharpali here is on a growth trajectory owing to the continuous rectification of ash handling system of Unit 3 and Unit 4 and better coal quality. As per data received, the OPGC Unit 1 and 2 are generating more than 350...

Road crashes killed 3X more lives than Covid

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Road accidents claimed almost three times more lives than Covid-19 virus in Jharkhand in 2020 despite several months of lockdown causing a drop in traffic movement in cities as well as highways, figures compiled by Government agencies reveal. The latest report from the Road Safety Authority states that as many as...

Woman held for thrashing in-laws

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | KENDRAPADA

The Sadar police here arrested a woman for assaulting her octogenarian father-in-law and septuagenarian mother-in-law with the help of her husband following a family feud. The arrestee was identified as Minati Geru, wife of Akhaya Geru of Sujanagar. According to Kendrapada Sadar police station IIC Pramod Kumar Mallick, on Friday, Minati’s father-in-law,...

Pvt hosps to be in vaccination drive under BSKY

Sunday, 28 February 2021 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

In the second phase of vaccination, the Central Government has allowed private hospitals empanelled under the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) to be part of the vaccination process. Accordingly, the Odisha Government has brought out the list of private hospitals empanelled under the BSKY. These 183 hospitals  across the State would...

State Editions

Chouhan to take part in Parivartan Rally in Bengal

28 February 2021 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Assembly passes Resolution on Jagannath Heritage Corridor

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

25 VSSUT students test Covid+

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

86 new Covid cases in State; total rises to 3,37,104

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Centre owes Odisha Rs 59,222 cr in 6 yrs

28 February 2021 | SUDARSHAN CHHOTORAY | Bhubaneswar

81 new patients reported in U’khand on Saturday

28 February 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Sunday Edition

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Leadership lessons from turbulent times

28 February 2021 | Disha Chhabra | Agenda

The Magic of Mandu

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Ranchi War Cemetery : A glory in oblivion

28 February 2021 | Somen Sengupta | Agenda

Colour me different

28 February 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I don’t take acting advice from my father’

28 February 2021 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer