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Rashmi Ranjan

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Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politic ...more

Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politics and cricket.

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BJP Alleges Large-Scale Irregularities In PMAY In Odisha’s Keonjhar
BJP Alleges Large-Scale PMAY Irregularities In Odisha

Keonjhar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday alleged large-scale irregularities in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) at Pithagala panchayat under Harichandanpur block of Keonjhar district. Launching a scathing attack on ruling Biju Janata Dal...

Weather Alert: Heavy Rains Warning
Odisha Weather Alert: Heavy Rains To Continue Till August 26

Bhubaneswar: Several districts in northern and southern Odisha are likely to experience heavy to very heavy rainfall till August 26 under the influence of a fresh low pressure formed over the Bay of Bengal, India...

Cyber Crooks On Prowl: Journalist’s Facebook Account Hacked
Cyber Crooks On Prowl: Journalist's Facebook Account Hacked 

Nabarangpur: Days after cyber crooks hacked Facebook accounts of some users in Koraput district to swindle money from their contacts, an similar online fraud has been reported from Nabarangpur this time. Banka Bihari Bisoi, a...

No Ration Without COVID-19 Test!
Villagers Allegedly Denied Ration Without COVID-19 Test In Odisha

Berhampur: At a time when coronavirus cases are going over the roof, the beneficiaries of Sorada block in Ganjam district have been reportedly asked to undergo COVID-19 test before availing ration under public distribution system...

Lower Courts, Tribunals In Odisha To Function From Today
Lower Courts, Tribunals In Odisha To Function From Today

Cuttack: All lower courts and tribunals across the State will resume their functions as per the schedule from today. However, all the court proceedings will be done via video conferencing. According to a directive issued...

Fertiliser Shortage Leaves Odisha Farmers In Lurch
Tehsildar, Cops Attacked For Opposing Ganesh Puja Celebration In Odisha

Berhampur: Tension ran high at Choudhury Tikarapada village under Digapahandi block in the district on Saturday, after villagers reportedly attacked and detained a tehsildar, who went to the village to oppose locals from celebrating Ganesh...

Fertiliser Shortage Leaves Odisha Farmers In Lurch
Fertiliser Scarcity Leaves Odisha Farmers In Lurch

Bhubaneswar: Acute shortage of fertiliser at the peak of Kharif crop season has hit the farmers hard by adversely affecting their agricultural work across the State. Amid Covid pandemic, farmers in several districts of the...

Incessant Rain, Low Pressures Worry Odisha Farmers
Odisha Farmers Fear Loss Of Crops & Income Due To Incessant Rain 

Balasore/Nabarangpur: Incessant downpour triggered by back to back low pressures over the Bay of Bengal has waterlogged acres of farmlands posing threat to agricultural activities across Odisha. Farmers now stare at an uncertain future fearing...

Western Odisha Gears Up For Low-Key Nuakhai Celebration As COVID-19 Drench Festivity
Western Odisha Gears Up For Low-Key Nuakhai Celebrations Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Sambalpur: Even as devotees are barred from visiting temples in view of COVID-19 pandemic, festivities gripped western districts of the State on Sunday as people geared up for a low-key celebration of Nuakhai, the agrarian...

Samaleswari
Nuakhai ‘Nabanna Lagi’ Ritual To Be Streamed Live On Social Media

Sambalpur: With devotees barred from visiting temple in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Samleswari Temple Trust has decided to telecast the ‘Nabanna Lagi’ ritual live on social media on Sunday. The ritual marks the...

Ganesh Puja Celebrations Begins On Low-Key Note In Mumbai As COVID-19 Dampens Spirit
Ganesh Puja Celebrations Begins On Low-Key Note In Mumbai As COVID-19 Dampens Spirit

Mumbai: Amid the coronavirus pandemic and restrictions on public movement, the 10-day Ganesh festival started in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra on Saturday, although the usual pomp and glory was missing this year. The...

Covid-19 Pandemic Could Be Over Within 2 Years: WHO Chief

Geneva: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), said that the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic could be over within two years. Addressing a virtual press briefing from Geneva on Friday, the...

Security Beefed Up In Mumbai For Ganesh Puja Celebrations
Security Beefed Up In Mumbai For Ganesh Puja Celebrations

Mumbai: The Mumbai police have beefed up security to keep a hawk-eyed vigil in the city during the 10- day Ganesh Chaturthi festival, which began on Saturday amid the COVID-19 pandemic, an official said. In...

Odisha Weather: MeT Predicts Heavy Rain Next Week, Check Details
Odisha Weather: MeT Predicts Heavy Rain Next Week, Check Details

Bhubaneswar: Several parts of Odisha are likely to witness heavy rainfall between August 24 and 26 under the influence of a fresh low pressure which is likely to develop over north-west Bay of Bengal around...

India Reports Highest Single-Day Spike Of 69,874 New COVID-19 Cases; Toll At 55,794
India Reports Highest Single-Day Spike Of 69,874 New COVID-19 Cases; Toll At 55,794

New Delhi: With a record spike of 69,874 infections in a day, India’s COVID-19 tally increased to 29,75,701, while the recoveries surged to 22,22,577 pushing the recovery rate to 74.69 per cent on Saturday, according...

Weather Alert: Heavy Rain To Lash 12 Odisha Districts, Orange Warning Issued
Heavy Rain Batters Odisha, Govt Puts Many Districts On Alert

Bhubaneswar: India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar on Thursday issued orange warning for 12 districts of the State-Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Bolangir, Bargarh, Sonepur, Angul, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Sundargarh and Keonjhar. “The well-marked low-pressure...

COVID-19 Cases In Odisha
COVID-19 Cases In Odisha Touch 70K Mark, Death Toll At 380

Bhubaneswar: The upward trend of COVID-19 curve in Odisha continues with the State reporting 2,898 new positives in the last 24 hours taking the tally to 70,020 on Thursday. On the other hand, the death...

COVID19: Health Department Issues SOPs For Multidisciplinary Technical Committees
COVID-19: Health Department Issues SOPs For Multidisciplinary Technical Committees

Bhubaneswar: Concerned over rising COVID-19 cases, the Odisha government on Wednesday constituted multidisciplinary technical committees to keep an eye on the treatment facilities across the State and also laid out a number of standard operating...

Conmen Target Facebook Users In Odisha, Seek Money From Contacts
Conmen Target Facebook Users In Odisha, Seek Money From Contacts

Jeypore: With most people spending their time on cyberspace amid the COVID-19 pandemic, cyber crooks are coming up with new ways to swindle unaware users. Some Facebook users in Koraput alleged that they have been...

Human-Animal Conflict: Elephant Herds Damage Crops, Houses At Several Odisha Districts
Man-Animal Conflict: Elephant Herds Damage Crops, Houses In Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: Coinciding with the season’s kharif paddy cultivation, frequent movement of wild elephants towards human settlements have once again begun to rise in Odisha. Several incidents of man-animal conflicts were reported in some districts of...

Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politics and cricket.