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Ramakanta Biswas

Ramakanta Biswas

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Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.

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Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.

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Double Murder in Odisha Over Suspected Sorcery

Malkangiri: A man and his son were allegedly killed over sorcery suspicion at Maliguda village under Mathili police limits in the district. Bodies of Sadan Mali and his son Nilendra were recovered from the river...

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Human 'sacrifice' rears ugly head in Odisha again

Bolangir: Superstitions continue to rule the roost in several parts of Odisha with the evil practice of human sacrifice coming to fore in Bolangir district. The naked body of a man identified as Bhujabal Parabhuye...

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Lady PEO Death: Odisha Congress Seeks Governor's Intervention

Bhubaneswar: Alleging lapses in probe into the death of Haridaspur Panchayat Executive Officer (PEO) Smitarani Biswal, Congress leaders including OPCC chief Niranjan Patnaik today staged a dharna near Raj Bhavan seeking Governor’s intervention in the...

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Black Magician Forced To Prove His Skills By Odisha Villagers

Kendrapara: Luharmuhi village under Rajkanika police limits of Kendrapara district on Wednesday witnessed some bizarre scenes where a man claiming himself to be a black magic practitioner was asked to prove his skills. According to...

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Complainant turns out to be mastermind in 'loot' case in Odisha

Cuttack: Police cracked an alleged robbery case involving Rs 18 lakh in Khuntuni area of Cuttack and claimed that the complainant himself was the mastermind behind the incident. A team of investigating cops arrested the...

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Girls’ School In Odisha Plunges Into Darkness Owing To Pending Electricity Bills

Cuttack: In the absence of power supply, students of Thoria Sahi Girls’ High School in Cuttack district are facing hardship while attending their classes for the last nine months. According to sources, electricity supply to...

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Odisha Govt To Develop Abandoned Mines Into Tourism Destinations

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will develop closed and abandoned mines in the State into tourist destinations, informed Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Mallick on Wednesday. “If tourism and water bodies are developed in abandoned and...

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Education's emphasis must shift from 3Rs to 3Hs: Sonam Wangchuk at Odisha Knowledge Hub

Bhubaneswar: Engineer-turned-education reformist Sonam Wangchuk on Wednesday said education should be transformed from the conventional practice of 3Rs (Reading, wRiting, and aRithmetic) to 3Hs (Head, Hands, Heart). Delivering a lecture at the Odisha Knowledge Hub...

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'Harassed' Lady Employee Of Kendrapara Credit Coop Society Alleges Police Inaction

Kendrapara: A woman employee of Kendrapara Credit Cooperative Society has brought allegations of workplace harassment against the society president Pramod Kumar Sahu and also accused police of inaction in the case. According to sources, six...

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Kin Of 6-Yr-Old Odisha Girl Who Lost Eye Due To 'Medical Negligence' Moves NHRC

Bhubaneswar: The family members of a six-year-old girl who lost one of her eyes allegedly due to a wrong medicine prescribed by a doctor have knocked the doors of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)....

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Odia movie 'Patnagarh' dropped from screening at 25th Kolkata IFF

Bhubaneswar: Odia movie ‘Patnagarh’ which is based on the sensational wedding gift blast tragedy in Patnagarh of Bolangir district in Odisha has been unlisted after being selected for screening at the 25th Kolkata International Film...

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KALIA Beneficiaries To Get 2nd Instalment In November

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will release the second instalment under the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) scheme to the beneficiaries in November. “The verification of beneficiaries which started in August is nearing...

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SC-appointed CEC To Make Field Visits To Mineral Bearing Districts Of Odisha Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: The Central Empowered Committee (CEC) constituted by the Supreme Court arrived in Odisha on Tuesday and held discussions with the State government. The CEC comprising chairman PV Jayakrishnan, member-secretary Amarnatha Shetty, members SK Patnaik...

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TikTok Video Shot Inside Puri Srimandir Goes Viral On Social Media

Puri: After several incidents of TikTok videos in restricted areas such as hospitals, its mania has now reached the temple of Lord Jaganath in Puri. According to sources, a video shot on popular video sharing...

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Non-Resident Odia Woman 'Hangs Self' In Front Of Her Kids In Pune

Bhubaneswar: Fed up with alleged torture by her husband, a non-resident Odia woman staying in Pune of Maharashtra reportedly committed suicide in front of her minor children at her residence. Rasmita Das (26), hailing from...

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Property Worth Lakhs Destroyed As Fire Mishaps Hit Odisha On Diwali

Sambalpur: Property worth lakhs of rupees were reduced to ashes in several fire mishap incidents in Odisha on Diwali last night. A massive fire broke out at Golbazar vegetable market in Sambalpur district destroying as...

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Illegal Stone Blasting Damages Houses, Sparks Tension In Odisha Village

Bhawanipatna: Tension ran high at Kashibahal village in Jaipatna block of Kalahandi district on Sunday after several houses were reportedly damaged under the impact of powerful stone blasting in nearby hills. According to sources, powerful...

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'Please Suspend Me': Doctors At Bargarh DHH Stage Unique Protest Opposing ADMO's Suspension

Bargarh: Doctors, nurses and others staff of the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) in Bargarh on Saturday wore badges with ‘Please Suspend Me’ written on it while opposing suspension of senior consultant (surgery) and Additional District...

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Proposed Spillway Project At Hirakud Dam Faces Stiff Opposition

Sambalpur: The proposed additional spillway project on the left dyke of Hirakud Dam in Sambalpur is facing stiff opposition from local residents of the district. According to sources, a spillway will be constructed to ensure...

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'PMAY irregularities': Odisha Govt Orders Action Against Officials

Cuttack: The State Panchayati Raj department has ordered action against some officials following allegations of massive irregularities in the allotment of houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) in Nurtanga panchayat under Mahanga block of...

Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.