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August 16, 2017

Serial killer behind Delang rape, murder nabbed

Puri: In a major breakthrough in rape and murder of a woman in Delang here on August 1, Puri Police today arrested the accused and found his involvement in similar rape and murder of four other girls. The accused serial killer,…

Odisha hikes intake in Junior Colleges, Secondary Schools

Bhubaneswar: The School and Mass Education department has decided to increase the intake capacity of Junior Colleges and Higher Secondary Schools in rural and tribal areas across Odisha by 10 percent for the 2017-18 academic session. A…

Campus elections: Ravenshaw to constitute Presidium

Cuttack: While the students continue to protest the new model of campus elections, the Ravenshaw university authorities have decided to set up a Presidium, or a students’ council as part of their strategy to hold indirect elections to elect…

Over hundred taken ill after eating MDM in Khurda

Khurda: Over hundred students of a primary school here were taken ill after eating food served in the mid-day meal (MDM) program today. According to sources, some students of the Deulatangi Model Primary School here complained of…

Rohith Vemula was not Dalit: Inquiry Commission

New Delhi: University of Hyderabad student Rohith Vemula was not a Dalit and the action by the university authorities of expelling him and four other students from hostel did trigger his suicide, said an inquiry commission formed to probe…