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Throwback 2017

Throwback 2017: Major reforms, Schemes and Bills

By Dillip Kumar and Pratik Patra 2017 brought many new things. It also renewed, reformed and shed some. The year saw new policies, announcements and reforms. Here’s a list of some big, bold & boastful ones. VAT, GST rollout…

Throwback 2017: A year of political stirrings

Even though 2017 did not bring any great upheaval in the political landscape of Odisha, it had enough stirrings. Patterns assumed new paradigms, faces got facelifts, oblique became overt, status quo brought predicaments, leaderships lost…

Throwback 2017: Most shocking crime incidents of the year

By Vikash Sharma and Suryakant Jena Crime against women, encounters, obscene videos that went viral on social media - 2017 saw a spurt in crimes that grabbed headlines. There were also incidents that revived the hope for justice. Here's…

Throwback 2017: Newsmakers of the year

By Ashadeep Mohanty & Namita Kaisth At the cusp of 2017 going by, as we gear up to herald another new year, here’s a look at the faces which have left an indelible mark on us and become history. While some were known personalities,…