Saswat Singhdeo

Saswat Singhdeo


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Academic year begins, but Odisha Plus-II Arts, Commerce results still awaited

Bhubaneswar: With the beginning of the new academic year today, most colleges across Odisha have re-opened, but delay in publication of results of Plus -II Arts, Commerce and professional courses have left students in a...

World Cup 2019: Can Ngidi’s return with success mantra save South Africa?

The return of fast bowler, Lungi Ngidi, to the South African squad is being seen as a major boost for the team in the do or die match against New Zealand today. After suffering a...

Earthquake tremors felt in parts of Odisha

Sambalpur: Earthquake tremors were felt in several parts of western Odisha including Sambalpur, Kuchinda, Deogarh, Rourkela, Bonai and Jharsuguda around 05:48 PM today. As per reports, strong tremors were felt for few seconds following which people...

Litchi fruit disappears from markets after Odisha orders Encephalitis testing

Bhubaneswar: Litchis, which adorned the shelves of fruit sellers till yesterday, have surprisingly vanished from the markets, after the Odisha government ordered laboratory testing of the fruit following reports that its consumption is leading to...

Odisha govt effects major reshuffle in bureaucracy

Bhubaneswar: Kendrapara Collector Prem Chandra Chaudhary was today appointed Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner after a major bureaucratic reshuffle in Odisha.  Samarth Verma, presently posted as BMC Commissioner, has been appointed Kendrapara Collector. Following the...

After President’s mention, focus back on Mahanadi pollution

Sambalpur: A day after President Ram Nath Kovind stressed on Centre’s plans to extend the ‘Namami Gange’ scheme up to Odisha, the focus has again shifted on the rampant pollution in Mahanadi, the life line...

Bamboo wells replace concrete ones in Rayagada’s Sindhipanga village

Rayagada: The farmers of Sindhipanga village under Bisam Cuttack block of Rayagada have found an ingenious and inexpensive way of constructing wells to meet their water requirements. The farmers here are now constructing wells using...

7th pay commission update on pension hike
Good news! Odisha declares 4th Saturday as holiday for govt employees

Bhubaneswar: In what could come as a good news for State government employees of Odisha, the 4th Saturday of every month has been declared as a general holiday. The decision by the government aimed towards...

Odisha RS bypoll: BJP-BJD 'friends inside, foes outside', says Congress

Bhubaneswar: A day after BJD extended its support to the candidature of BJP nominee for Rajya Sabha bypoll, Ashwini Vaishnaw, senior Congress leader Narasingha Mishra today accused the ruling party of being hand in glove...

Odisha orders action against coaching centres for misleading ads

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to stop parents and students from getting misled, the Odisha government has ordered action against coaching centres for using photos of fake students in newspaper advertisements to attract parents for admissions...

World cup 2019: Why Shakib al Hasan is a threat for India?

With his all-round performance, the 32-year-old Bangladeshi player, Shakib al Hasan, has been playing an instrumental role in his team’s victory for quite some time. And it won’t be wrong to say that Shakib is the reason...

Bhadrak liquor deaths: BJP moves Human Rights panel against BJD MLA

Bhadrak: A delegation of Odisha unit of Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) today met the Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) blaming BJD’s Chandbali MLA, Byomkesh Ray for the liquor deaths in Bhadrak. The BJP team led...

Odisha 3rd from bottom in Niti Aayog’s health index

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is among the six least performing States of India when it comes to health, revealed NITI Aayog’s second edition of the Health Index, which was released today. As per the report, the State...

Heavy Rain Alert For Odisha
Red alert for Odisha as low pressure to trigger heavy rainfall

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued red alert for Odisha as a low pressure forming over the Bay of Bengal is intensifying and slowly moving towards the west. A monsoon trap line has...

Miscreants attempt to gang rape woman, beat up husband & sons

Kendrapara: A group of three miscreants allegedly attempted to rape a woman after physically assaulting her husband and two sons late yesterday night in Poipata village under Pattamundai police limits of Odisha’s Kendrapara district. As...

Centre approves National Investment and Manufacturing Zone in Kalinganagar

New Delhi: The Central government has granted final approval to National Investment and Manufacturing Zone (NIMZ) in Kalinganagar, Jajpur district, Odisha. As per Press Information Bureau(PIB) release, “On the receipt of proposals from State Government,...

Odisha's J K Tripathy appointed Tamil Nadu Director General of Police

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s Jalad Kumar Tripathy was today appointed Director General of Police (DGP) and Head of Police Force in Tamil Nadu. As per reports, Tripathy will take charge on July 1, 2019. The Tamil Nadu...

Sans ambulance, man carries ailing elderly woman in his arms in Balasore

Balasore: Speaking volumes about the irregularities in the functioning of emergency services in Odisha, a social activist had to carry an ailing elderly woman in his arms after he allegedly failed to get an ambulance...

Woman devotee 'assaulted' by cops inside Puri Srimandir

Puri: A woman devotee was allegedly thrashed by cops inside the Puri Srimandir today. The woman devotee, who suffered injuries, alleged that some policemen physically assaulted devotees during darshan near Bhitara Katha. “Policemen hit me...

With deities on Rath Yatra, ASI team begins inspection of Srimandir

Puri: A day after the annual sojourn of the Holy Trinity – Rath Yatra began and with the deities leaving the temple, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) began the inspection work of Srimandir’s Garbha...

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