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Odishatv.in is an initiative by Odisha Television Network to connect netizens to the latest information about Odisha and beyond. The site is also a gateway to the state and offers a wide spectrum of subjects such as History, Demography, Art and Culture, Tourist places, Festivals, Eminent sons of soil and so on.

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Green tea may help fight dementia, cancer

London: Drinking green tea regularly can help protect against Alzheimer`s and other forms of dementia, a new study has claimed. Researchers at the Newcastle University have also found that the ancient Chinese brew may also...

Five arrested in Sonepur woman torture case

Sonepur: A day after the inhuman torture meted out to a woman here was telecast on Orissa Television Limited (OTV), as many as five persons were arrested in connection with the case. After receiving complaints...

BDA to examine docs of illegal constructions

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) would examine the documents concerning the illegal construction works by Aryan Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd., Urban Development Minister Badri Narayan Patra informed on Friday. The city-based infrastructure company had allegedly built...

NTPC, MCL to set up medical colleges in Orissa

Bhubaneswar: Central public sector units Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) and National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) will set up two medical colleges in Orissa, officials said on Friday. While MCL has taken initiatives to set up...

Four held in connection with girl strip incident

Deogarh: Four persons, including the parents of a girl student who committed suicide after being allegedly stripped in front of her classmates by a woman school teacher in Deogarh district recently, were arrested on Friday....

A day of sorrow and shame for W Bengal

Kolkata: West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Friday night said the killing of seven persons in Lalgarh was "a day of sorrow and shame" for the state and asked the West Bengal government to...

Two held hours after robbery in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Police on Friday claimed to have busted a robbery gang here at Joda with the arrest of two youths. The cops apprehended the youths barely 5 hours after they had robbed the employees of...

Two arrested in avian poaching case

Bhubaneswar: In yet another avian poaching case, the wild life officials on Friday apprehended two poachers and recovered 17 dead migratory birds from their possession at Chilka. The accused poachers have been identified as Santosh...

Bombing in Aska, none hurt

Bhubaneswar: Unidentified miscreants on Friday hurled bombs while a meeting was in progress at Khandadeuli Grampanchayat office under Aska police limits in Ganjam district. As per eye witnesses, four motor-cycle borne miscreants hurled bombs and...

Mercury plunges further in Orissa

(image) Bhubaneswar: Orissa continues to battle the bitter cold wave as mercury plunges to record lows at several parts across the state. The temperature in the state capital broke the seven-year record with mercury tumbling...

Visually impaired students barred from appearing exams

Bhubaneswar: As many as ten visually impaired students are a worried lot as the college authorities have barred them from appearing examination here. The ten students studying in first year arts stream of BJB Junior...

Ramesh questions construction of CWG Village

New Delhi: Raising questions over construction of Commonwealth Games Village and Akshardham Temple on Yamuna River banks here, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday said the former should not have been given environmental clearance while...

India, SA players will have an eye on auctions

Durban: Members of the Indian cricket team are keeping an eye on the proceedings of the Indian Premier League auction where 353 players will go under the hammer in Bangalore on Saturday. The high-profile two-day...

PC asks Bengal CM to visit Delhi immediately

New Delhi: In the wake of fresh political violence in West Bengal, Home Minister P Chidambaram on Friday dispatched yet another letter to Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee asking him to "reschedule all appointments and visit...

Sensex falls 493 pts: dips below the 20k level

Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Friday dropped 493 points to close below the psychological 20,000 level, as investor continued to off-load holdings for the fourth day in a row, concerned over the strong possibility...

Reprocessing spent fuel is key to nuclear prog

Tarapur (Maha): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday commissioned the country`s second Power Reactor Fuel Processing Plant and said reprocessing of spent fuel is the key to India`s three-stage indigenous nuclear power programme. Singh also...

Centre closely monitoring West Bengal situation

New Delhi: In the wake of fresh political violence in West Bengal, the Centre is closely monitoring the situation and is in constant touch with the state government to ensure security in the troubled-torn areas....

UN special envoy sparks row with wild comments

Kathmandu: UN Special Envoy Karin Landgren has sparked a row in Nepal with her "wild" comments during a key briefing to the Security Council, where she warned that there was a real risk to the...

Dutt files appeal against attachment of properties

Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt on Friday moved the Bombay High Court appealing against its earlier order directing attachment of two of his properties in connection with a financial dispute with producer Shakeel Noorani. On December...

SLP claims site in Ayodhya belongs to Buddhists

New Delhi: A Special Leave Petition has been filed in the Supreme Court claiming that a Buddhist monastery (Baudh Vihar) existed at the site of Babri mosque and hence the disputed land at Ayodhya should...

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