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February 2018

Bijepur: BJD Juggernaut Continues To Roll On

The result of the much hyped Bijepur went along expected lines. The BJD proved once again, if any proof was needed at all, that it has no match when it comes to winning elections. It also proved that the minor setback in last year's Zilla…

What worked for BJD in Bijepur

Bhubaneswar: While BJP got its calculations wrong, Congress was seen nowhere in the race as BJD clinched a landslide victory in Bijepur by-election, leaving Naveen Patnaik's undefeated record intact. It can now be safely said that that…

SCB junior doctors call off cease-work stir

Cuttack: A day after the Head of the Urology Department of SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack, Dr Duteswar Hota was transferred; the agitating junior doctors of the medical college called off their cease-work stir today.…

Motor launch services hit in cut-off areas of Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Motor launch service in the cut-off areas of Malkangiri is likely to be affected even more with water levels continuing to decline in Balimela water reservoir as authorities have failed to shut its defunct emergency gate.…

Railways partners with Ola for last mile connectivity

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Railways has partnered with ride-hailing company Ola to facilitate last mile connectivity in at least five key railway stations in Delhi, a statement from the national carrier said. With the move coming into…

Draw for Hockey World Cup 2018 in Odisha announced

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Hosts India have been grouped in Pool C alongside Rio 2016 Olympic silver medalists Belgium, South Africa and Canada for the upcoming Hockey World Cup 2018 scheduled to be played at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar,…

CBSE class 10: Know the new percentage to pass board exams

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: In a big relief to a large number of class 10 students who will be appearing for board exams beginning next week, Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) has modified the pass mark criteria to grant a one-time…