Latest Odisha Breaking News Updates - Thursday, 09 December 2021

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  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 5 months ago
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Departmental Demand For Grants Guillotined Amid Opposition Ruckus In Odisha Assembly

Congress MLA Tara Prasad Bahinipati stood in front of Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena and continued beating the gong, disrupting Jena’s demand for departmental grants. More
  • Ramakanta Biswas
  • 5 months ago
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Veteran Ollywood Actor Mihir Das Unwell

Veteran Ollywood actor Mihir Das is unwell and undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Cuttack. According to sources, the actor was admitted to the hospital on December 7 after he complained of illness. He was suffering from kidney ailments. Soon after the news of his hospitalisation broke, actors from the Odia cine industry wished his speedy recovery.

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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Court Gives Sumit, Tapaswini More Time To Wipe The Slate Clean

A week after the sub-divisional judicial magistrate (SDJM) court in Berhampur directed Sumit Sahu and his wife Tapaswini to live together in a rented house, the court on Thursday asked the couple to continue living in the rented accommodation.  More

  • Ramakanta Biswas
  • 5 months ago
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Youth Critical After Being Hit By 'Sub-Collector's Vehicle' In Bhubaneswar

Tension ran high near Xavier Square in Bhubaneswar on Thursday evening when one person sustained critical injuries after being hit by a four-wheeler. The vehicle involved in the accident is said to be the official vehicle of Angul sub-collector. However, it was not immediately ascertained whether the sub-collector was present in the vehicle or not when the mishap occurred. Following, the mishap, police rushed to the spot and tried to pacify the protestors.
In a related incident, two persons were killed while another critically injured after the bike they were travelling hit a stationary tanker near Durlaga on Jharsuguda-Sundergarh road. 

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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Mamita Murder Case: Sparks Turn Flames At Battle Ground Lower PMG As BJYM-Police Face Off

Lower PMG in Bhubaneswar on Thursday turned into a battle zone for an hour after Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists scuffled with the police, pelted stones at the sleuths and damaged a police vehicle. More

  • Ramakanta Biswas
  • 5 months ago
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OSSC Scraps Junior Clerks & Accountant Recruitment, Fresh Advertisement For 19 New Posts Soon  

The Commission on December 30, 2019 had released the advertisement for combined recruitment for 19 posts of Junior Clerks in the Directorate of Fisheries, 103 posts of Junior Clerks for the office of Directorate of Higher Education, and one post of Junior Accountant in the office of Controller Legal Meteorology, Bhubaneswar on contractual basis. More

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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Omicron Scare: Know What Centre Told Odisha For Winning Battle Against New Covid Mutant

The Centre has advised Odisha and the other states to strictly follow a five-fold strategy to curb the spread of Omicron, the new variant of coronavirus.  More

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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NIA Team In Jeypore To Quiz Dreaded Mao Leader Dubashi Sankar

A National Investigation Agency (NIA) team on Thursday reached Jeypore in Koraput district to investigate into the death of a BSF commandant who had attained martyrdom during a gun fight between security forces and Red rebels in 2012.  More

  • Vikash Sharma
  • 5 months ago
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OSSC Releases Notice For Combined Recruitment For Group-C Technical Posts, Check Details

As per the advertisement, the online application will start from December 10 and the last date to apply is January 11, 2022. More

  • Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • 5 months ago
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Staunch Lord Jagannath Devotee CDS Bipin Rawat's 'Last Wish' Remained Unfulfilled

Panda went on to say that Gen Rawat had a unique personality and stature which was more than impressive. "I am out of words describing him," he said. More

  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 5 months ago
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Mamita Meher Murder Echoes In Parliament As Bargarh BJP MP Demands CBI Probe

Addressing the House, MP Suresh Pujari said that the Odisha government is incapable of handling the Mamita murder case as its MoS (Home) is allegedly involved in it More

  • Odishatv Bureau
  • 5 months ago
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Covid Hits Bhubaneswar Schools: 2 Students, Over 10 Teachers Test Positive

As many as two students and more than 10 teachers have been tested positive for Covid-19 at different schools in Bhubaneswar. More

  • Poonam Singh
  • 5 months ago
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Mamita Murder Case: Police Lathi Charge BJYM Workers During Rally In Bhubaneswar

The protest turned violent after the saffron party activists tried to make forced entry by breaking the police cordon. More

  • Vikash Sharma
  • 5 months ago
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Rs 500 Note Specific Feature Fake; PIB Fact Check Clears Air

In one such video, which has gone viral on various social media platforms, a warning has been issued to people not to accept Rs 500 notes having specific features. More

  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 5 months ago
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BJD Takes Out Motorcycle Rally In Bhubaneswar To Protest Price Rise, Unemployment

The party activists rode motorcycles from the BJD office to the agitation venue as a mark of protest against the spiraling rise in the prices of fuel, surge in prices of essential commodities and rise in unemployment among the youth across the country More

  • Vikash Sharma
  • 5 months ago
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Utkal University Recruitment: Apply For Chief Librarian Regular Post; Last Date Dec 21

As per the notification, the process of online application has started from December 8 and the last date is December 21, 2021.Eligible candidates below 45 years of age can apply for the post before the last date. More

  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 5 months ago
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No Smartness In Bus Service In Smart City Rourkela

Four years have passed since Rourkela was declared as a Smart City in the State. However, commuters are still facing a lot of difficulties sans city bus services More

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  • 5 months ago
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Odisha Assembly Pays Homage To Gen Bipin Rawat, Others Who Died In Chopper Crash

The Assembly observed a minute of silence as a mark of respect to the departed souls and then adjourned till 4 p.m. More

  • Vikash Sharma
  • 5 months ago
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OMC Recruitment 2021: Multiple Vacancies For Executive Posts, Check Salary & Other Details

As per the notification, several deputy manager and senior manager posts in different cadres will be filled up under this recruitment drive. The last date to submit applications is December 28, 2021. More

  • Vikash Sharma
  • 5 months ago
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Odisha Assembly Secretary, His Driver Test Positive For Covid-19

Dasarathi Satpathy, the Secretary Of Odisha Assembly and his driver have tested positive for Covid-19. Recently, Satpathy’s private secretary had contracted the virus.

Meanwhile, the members of Odisha Assembly are scheduled to pay tributes to CDS General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others who lost their lives in the tragic helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday.

  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 5 months ago
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Odia Jawan Among 13 Dead In IAF Chopper Crash In Tamil Nadu

The Odia Jawan identified as Rana Pratap Das, a native of Talcher, was serving as a Junior Warrant Officer More

  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 5 months ago
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Odisha Congress Demands Special Package For Farmers Hit With Crop Loss After Cyclonic Rain

State Congress spokesperson Padmakar Guru said farmers in the state have suffered extensive damage to their paddy crops because of record rainfall and they should be compensated adequately by the State government More

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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795 Teaching Posts Lying Vacant In 9 State Universities In Odisha  

Out of the total 11 State-run universities in Odisha, nine are grappling with acute shortage of teaching staff. While the total number of sanctioned posts of these universities is 1,425, as many as 795 posts are lying vacant.  More

  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 5 months ago
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STF Tightens Noose Around Wildlife Criminals 

With a view to tighten its noose around wildlife criminals, the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch has declared poachers, middlemen and wildlife criminals as most wanted.  More

  • Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • 5 months ago
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High-Profile Conman Pragya Prakash Nayak Taken On 6-Day Remand For Probe Into Intl Transactions

It is pertinent to mention here that Nayak was arrested by the police for allegedly duping many people posing as a Chartered Consultant. He had duped over several Crore of money from many. More

  • Sanjeev Kumar Patro
  • 5 months ago
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Cold Wave To Sweep North India In Next 48 Hrs, Will Grip Odisha From Dec 16

Many places in four states Rajasthan, Haryana, UP and MP will see mercury dipping to around 8 deg C on Dec 10. Chill to envelope Odisha from Dec 16 More

  • Nitesh Kumar Sahoo
  • 5 months ago
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Three Generation ‘Chatasali’ Students Miss Nanda Sir, Grandson Vows To Continue Mission

After the demise of Nanda Sir, his students from three generations are grieving the irreparable loss. It is even unbelievable for many of his students that their lovable Nanda Sir is not present among them. His vacant 'Chatasali' classroom, where he had laid the foundation of education for many, seems to be haunting. More

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