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Father Of Deceased Laxman Singh
Odisha tribal families set example by donating eyes of kin killed in road mishap

This is a story of two tribal families from Gudialbandha village in Mayurbhanj district who have set an example for others by donating the eyes of their sons—one 17 years old and another 20 years old- who died in a road accident on Thursday.

Free UPSC coaching
Odisha DHE invites applications for free UPSC Civil Services residential coaching

The UPSC Civil Services Residential Coaching is sponsored by the Odisha government under which coaching will be provided to 200 aspirants who are domiciles of Odisha.

  • Friday, 01 March 2024
  • UPSC
Odisha Elections 2024
General elections 2024: Odisha Congress Vice-President Rajat Choudhury quits party

As Choudhury was quite popular in the party and a frontline youth leader, his resignation is likely to have an impact on the Congress’ Odisha unit ahead of the crucial 2024 elections.

Netherlands National Robbed In Puri
Robbed of valuables by cabby, foreign tourist stuck in Puri for a month

The tourist has been identified as Anthony Van Arkel. Rendered penniless by the theft, he has been staying at the Niladri Nilay shelter since then.

ED Raid At CA's Office In Rourkela
ED conducts major raids at multiple locations in Odisha in illegal mining case

As per reports, the raids are underway at Barbil in Keonjhar, Jharsuguda, Rourkela and Bhubaneswar. Two teams containing more than 20 ED officials arrived in Rourkela from Bhubaneswar and Ranchi at 8am on Friday morning and started the raids.

  • Friday, 01 March 2024
  • ED
Gana Sikhyaks Protesting At Bhubaneswar
Odisha govt hikes monthly remuneration of Gana Sikhyaks

As per the decision, the monthly remuneration of Gana Sikhyaks who have not cleared the Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) has been increased from Rs 7,000 to Rs 10,000. This will benefit 1121 mass teachers, the government said.

Family of The Deceased
Pregnant woman’s body found hanging in Odisha’s Balasore, kin cry murder

As per reports, Sasmita was married for eight years. However, it has been alleged that her husband Deepak Behera used to torture her.

Congress' Biswajit Mohanty
CM Naveen should apologise for spending taxpayers’ money on BJD’s promotion: Congress

Terming the practice unethical, the Congress party further said CM Naveen should either apologise before the people of Odisha or return the money spent on promotion to the State exchequer.

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Sandeshkhali accused Sheikh Shahjahan’s aide arrested from Odisha’s Rourkela
Sandeshkhali accused Sheikh Shahjahan’s aide arrested from Odisha’s Rourkela

The aide has been identified as Amir Ali. He was arrested from the Sector-3 area of Rourkela, informed Rourkela SP Mitrabhanu Mohapatra. The SP said that a Central team arrested Amir Ali on Wednesday night from Rourkela. 

Leopard population declining in Odisha: NTCA report
Leopard population declining in Odisha: NTCA report

The countrywide leopard estimate covered 20 states in India through a foot survey spanning 6,41,449 km to estimate carnivore signs and prey abundance.

  • Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Odisha
BJP, Congress intensify attack on BJD over conch symbol in Odisha govt ads
BJP, Congress intensify attack on BJD over conch symbol in Odisha govt ads

Congress media cell chairman, Biswaranjan Mohanty said, “The state government is spending crores of rupees from the government treasury on party propaganda. We term it unethical.”

Anganwadi supervisor posts regularised by Odisha Cabinet 
Anganwadi supervisor posts regularised by Odisha Cabinet 

The Cabinet also approved the establishment of the State Water Informatics Centre (SWIC) to provide a comprehensive repository of hydro-meteorological data. It will seamlessly collaborate with the National Water Informatics Centre (NWIC).

  • Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Odisha
Disgruntled BJD workers revolt against party MLA, swarm Naveen Niwas
Disgruntled BJD workers revolt against party MLA, swarm Naveen Niwas

Scores of BJD workers raised a banner of protest against MLA Suryamani Baidya and thronged Naveen Niwas, the residence of party supremo & Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar on Thursday.

Divyang devotees can now go inside Puri Srimandir; read on for details 
Divyang devotees can now go inside Puri Srimandir; read on for details 

In a piece of good news, Divyang devotees visiting Srimandir in Puri can now go inside the temple and have darshan of Lord Jagannath and His siblings. 

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