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December 20, 2017

Cuttack T20: India routs Sri Lanka infront of a packed house

Cuttack: This Indian victory is even tastier than Cuttack-famous Dahibara-Aludum for the cricket fans. The 45000 odd crowd at Barabati had a gala time as in-form Indian team thrashed Sri Lanka by a huge margin of 93 runs in the first of the…

Charred body of a woman recovered; rape & murder suspected

Kandhamal: In a bizarre incident, the half-burnt body of a woman was recovered from her house in Batingia village under G Udayagiri police limits of the district on Wednesday. According to sources, the deceased woman, identified as…

Will Mahanadi Sink BJP’s ‘Mission-120’?

There is now very little doubt that the Mahandi issue is fast turning out to be an albatross around the BJP’s neck. Party leaders and spokespersons in Odisha look distinctly fidgety and give the impression of being terribly uncomfortable…

Railway tickets on discounts soon: Know the details

New Delhi: The Indian Railways is likely to start offering tickets at discounted price by completely revamping the flexi-fare scheme. The railways could soon rope in discounts on tickets if trains were not fully booked, just like the…

2 Deer translocated from Raj Bhawan to Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: Nandankanan Zoological Park on Wednesday welcomed two new deer to its habitat as forest officials today translocated them from their home in Raj Bhawan. The translocation of two female deer has been done on experimental basis,…

Police personnel caught red handed while accepting bribe

Baripada: Vigilance sleuths today arrested the IIC and ASI of Kaptipada police station in Mayurbhanj district while accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000 from a person to solve a group clash case. As per sources, a group clash had erupted on…

Locals protest toll collection on incomplete roads in Odisha

Anandpur: A forum under the banner of development council of Anandpur today opposed collection of toll fees at Hasanpur on the National Highway -20 between Anandpur and Jajpur. Questioning how the NHAI authorities could collect toll…

Helmets mandatory in Kalahandi from December 26

Bhawanipatna: The Regional Transport Office (RTO) Kalahandi has decided to strictly enforce the Supreme Court guidelines on mandatory use of helmet for two wheeler riders, from December 26. Awareness rallies at different places in…