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Oil India Rig At Kusupur, Konark
Oil India sets up rig to expedite exploration process at Odisha’s Konark

After the Oil India found proof of crude oil in the Mahanadi Basin near Konark last year, the Central government PSU took eight acres of land from 37 land owners in Kusupur on lease for three years to explore the quantity and quality of underground oil.

Naba Das Murder
Naba Das murder: BJP questions appointment of retired judge to monitor Crime Branch probe

While addressing a presser, Archarya stated that as the state government doesn’t have faith on the Crime Branch, it wrote to the Orissa High Court to monitor the ongoing investigation

Naba Das Murder
Odisha Police not registering complaints against ruling BJD leaders: BJP

Citing the Mahanga double murder case, Sahu said it was only after the High Court’s intervention, police took steps on the allegations against a senior and influential BJD leader.

Naba Das Murder
Naba Das was not an ordinary student; he never visited us with security: Teacher

Bhakta Prasad Nanda, the teacher of Naba Das, in an exclusive interview to OTV, raised doubts over the ongoing investigation, as the motive why the Assistant Sub-Inspector Gopal Das shot the minister is still unclear.

Vintage car in Odisha gets new identity with new VA series number plate 
Vintage car in Odisha gets new identity with new VA series number plate 

The car’s old registration number was ORP-2456. The new registration number allotted to it is OD VAAA 0001.

India's slowest train: This train runs at a speed of 10 kmph 
India's slowest train: This train runs at a speed of 10 kmph 

The slowest train runs at an average speed of 10 kmph.

Poacher death in Forest dept custody: 'Dhaneswar was beaten to death in front of my eyes' 
Poacher death in Forest dept custody: 'Dhaneswar was beaten to death in front of my eyes' 

At a time when the situation is still tense over this alleged custodial death, Rajkishore Pradhan, a resident of Shyamsundarpur, on Tuesday alleged that the ACF, the ranger and other staff beat Dhaneswar with sticks mercilessly before his eyes, leading to his death. 

Outsourcing agencies of Odisha Govt put under ‘Mo Sarkar’ 
Outsourcing agencies of Odisha Govt put under ‘Mo Sarkar’ 

Keeping the workers’ benefits in view, the government has taken this decision to bring the Service Provider Agencies (SPAs) under 'Mo Sarkar'.

Ailing Odia cine actor Pintu Nanda flown to New Delhi for treatment
Ailing Odia cine actor Pintu Nanda flown to New Delhi for treatment

Actors, actresses, Nanda’s well-wishers & fans turned up at the Bhubaneswar airport to wish him a speedy recovery. As the actor was being wheeled into the airport in a wheelchair, his fans bid him farewell and wished him to come back soon after recovery.  

Odisha shivers as winter chill returns, night temperature likely to increase 
Odisha shivers as winter chill returns, night temperature likely to increase 

For the last four to five days, a relatively dip in the mercury in the mornings and nights is being recorded across the State with the day remaining hot. A slight increase in the day temperature has been recorded since Monday. 

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Additional SP, Cuttack Rural
'Poacher' death in Odisha Forest dept custody: DFO, ACF, Ranger charged with murder

An FIR was registered under sections 302, 401, 341, 294, 354, 365, Arms Act and Atrocities Act following a complaint by the wife of the deceased, Dhaneswar Behera.

Vehicle Scrap Yard
Private vehicle owners in fix as Odisha orders to scrap old govt vehicles by March 31

All government vehicles under different departments, PSUs, organizations, Autonomous Councils, ULBs etc. above 15 years of age will be mandatorily scrapped through a Registered Vehicle Scrapping Facility (RVSF) on or before 31st March, 2023 in the RVSF Centers established in the State.

Naba Das Murder
Opposition condemns BJD’s concern over bypoll during Naba Das’ condolence meeting

The opposition parties have slammed the ruling BJD for putting more emphasis on the bypoll and vote margin instead of trying to unravel the mystery surrounding the brutal murder of Naba Das.

Odisha PCCF, Debidutta Biswal
Odisha likely to witness more wildfires this summer, warns PCCF

He feared that given the climatic conditions, similar kind of wildfires seen in last few years cannot be ruled out.

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