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Rath Yatra 2024: Chariot pulling to be held at 5 PM
Rath Yatra 2024: Chariot pulling to be held at 5 PM

As per the timetable fixed in the Chhatisha Nijog meeting, on July 7, after Gajapatai Maharaja Dibyasingha Deba’s ‘chhera panhara’ ritual at 4 PM, the ‘charamala phita’ will be held at 4.30 PM and then the chariot pulling will begin at 5 PM. 

4 senior IPS officers acquired illegal land in Bhubaneswar: OSAA
4 senior IPS officers acquired illegal land in Bhubaneswar: OSAA

OSAA seeks the Chief Minister's intervention in illegal land acquisition in Bhubaneswar.

KISS Land-grab Row: How former BJD MP Achyuta Samanta got land worth crores at throwaway prices! 
KISS Land-grab Row: How former BJD MP Achyuta Samanta got land worth crores at throwaway prices! 

Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) acquired 10 acres in Bhubaneswar at a significantly reduced price, raising concerns about potential governmental favoritism and irregularities in the transaction process.

BJD responds to Odisha CM's 'was offered a mine' statement; terms it unfortunate
BJD responds to Odisha CM's 'was offered a mine' statement; terms it unfortunate

Odisha Chief Minister Mohan Majhi, during his Keonjhar visit, alleged that he was offered a ministerial position and a mine by the previous government. BJD MLA Pratap Deb termed it unfortunate.

Stringent action if corruption found in 5T schools: Odisha School and Mass Education Minister
Stringent action if corruption found in 5T schools: Odisha School and Mass Education Minister

Odisha's Education Minister Nityananda Gond vows strict action against anyone found involved in the corruption in the 5T School initiative.

Mobile blast leaves 2 sisters critically injured in Odisha’s Gajapati
Mobile blast leaves 2 sisters critically injured in Odisha’s Gajapati

Two sisters in Gajapati, Odisha were critically injured due to a mobile phone explosion while watching a video. The incident highlights increasing concerns over the safety of electronic devices.

Monsoon covers Odisha; MeT department issues yellow warning to 9 districts
Monsoon covers Odisha; MeT department issues yellow warning to 9 districts

Monsoon has arrived in Odisha, alleviating heatwave conditions with widespread rainfall. The Regional MeT Department issued a yellow warning for nine districts, forecasting rain, thunderstorms, and lightning. This rainfall is crucial for starting Kharif cultivation but varies significantly across districts.

Rungta Mines, Dhenkanal
2 killed, 7 critical in freak mishap at Rungta Mines in Odisha's Dhenkanal

A mechanical structure reportedly fell on the workers at Rungta Mines under Hindol division in Dhenkanal district which led to the death of two.

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RTI activists bring serious land grabbing allegations against KISS owner Achyuta Samanta

The Indian government has halted the process of diverting forest land to Kalinga Institute of Social Science (KISS) amid allegations against its owner, former BJD MP Achyuta Samanta, for land grabbing. The Tribal Affairs Ministry seeks clarification on the Forest Rights Act compliance before proceeding.

Puri Srimandir
Puri Srimandir to get a permanent administrator soon

Odisha Law Minister Prithiviraj Harichandan informed that emphasis will be given to appointing a full-time administrator of Srimandir in the first 100-day agenda of the newly formed government.

Odisha schools set to resume regular timings from June 24: School and Mass Education Minister
Odisha schools set to resume regular timings from June 24: School and Mass Education Minister

All schools in Odisha will return to their normal schedules starting tomorrow, as announced by Education Minister Nityananda Gond. This change follows improved weather conditions, allowing a shift from the heatwave-induced morning classes. Additionally, the government plans significant educational reforms, particularly in mathematics.

Odisha to roll out Subhadra Yojana for women within 100 days, announces Deputy CM Pravati Parida
Odisha to roll out Subhadra Yojana for women within 100 days, announces Deputy CM Pravati Parida

Odisha's Deputy CM Pravati Parida announced the roll-out of Subhadra Yojana within 100 days, aimed at providing Rs 50,000 vouchers to eligible women over two years. The scheme is currently in the drafting stage with budget discussions underway.

Naveen Patnaik calls for unity amid speculations of disintegration, dissent among party leaders
Crisis in BJD? Naveen Patnaik calls for unity amid speculations of disintegration, dissent among party leaders

Speculations arise about the BJD's future as party leader Naveen Patnaik urges unity and strength amid signs of internal dissent and poor performance in the 2024 elections. The controversy surrounds VK Pandian's continued influence despite his retirement.

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