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PMAY Irregularities
'Lapses in PMAY': Left-out beneficiaries lock panchayat office in Angul, Pallisabha boycotted in Bolangir

Tension prevailed in Angul district on Thursday after scores of left-out beneficiaries locked the Santarapur panchayat office under Banarpal block.

Saraswati Puja & Republic Day celebrated with religious and patriotic fervour across Odisha  
Saraswati Puja & Republic Day celebrated with religious and patriotic fervour across Odisha  

Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge, wisdom and performing arts, is worshipped on the fifth day of the Hindu month of Magh. The day is known as Vasant Panchami. 

Daruthenga protest
Protest erupts again over dumping yard at Daruthenga on Bhubaneswar outskirts

The villagers staged the agitation by blocking the Chandaka-Pitapali road for long hours. Vehicular movement on the major road was adversely hit due to the road blockade

3 hardcore Maoists including female cadre surrender in Odisha
3 hardcore Maoists including female cadre surrender in Odisha

The trio was active members of the Dandakaranya Special Zonal Committee (DKSZC) of CPI (Maoist). 

OMC
OMC recruitment 2023: Apply for executive posts in contract, procurement cadre

The last date to apply for the posts is February 13, 2023.

Odisha celebrates 74th Republic Day with patriotic fervour
Odisha celebrates 74th Republic Day with patriotic fervour

Odisha Governor unfurled the Tricolor in the presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and other dignitaries.

PEO among two dead in Boudh series accident, 3 critical
PEO among two dead in Boudh series accident, 3 critical

Tension erupted in the area following the mishap. Angry locals launched a tyre-burning agitation on the National Highway 57 protesting the deaths and seeking compensation.

‘Neglected’ Nilakanthapur remembers brave son Baji Rout on Republic Day
‘Neglected’ Nilakanthapur remembers brave son Baji Rout on Republic Day

Baji Rout, the youngest son of Hari Rout and Rania Devi, had fallen to the bullet of British troop on October 11, 1938 after denying ferryboat to British troop to cross the river in his village. 

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Odisha Chief secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra
Third extension to Suresh Mohapatra or new Chief Secretary! Speculations rife in Odisha

Suresh Mohapatra is currently on a second extension as the Odisha government has already extended his tenure twice by six months each after his retirement in 2022.

Anubhav Mohanty
Delhi Court summons OTV in defamation case by Anubhav Mohanty

OTV has already clarified to the court that the news reports were based on facts and information quoted by the MP, all of which were captured on camera

New DMET Odisha, Sachidananda Mohanty
Sachidananda Mohanty appointed DMET, Odisha

Sachidananda Mohanty, currently on deputation as Superintendent of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, is posted as Director of Medical Education and Training, Odisha with effect from March 31, 2023 or from the date he actually assumes the charge.

Deceased Student Asutosh Mohapatra
Missing Odisha student found murdered in a well

The deceased, identified as Asutosh Mohapatra, had left home in Khamarsahi in the afternoon of January 23, but never returned. Later in the evening, the family, received a ransom call from an unknown number demanding Rs 5 lakh.

  • Wednesday, 25 January 2023
  • Murder
Growing squabbles between babus & people’s representatives in Odisha 
Growing squabbles between babus & people’s representatives in Odisha 

The beauty of Parliamentary Democracy is the privilege of those voters who did not vote for the government and yet retained their right to equal treatment by the government.

Farmers in distress as katni chhatni system remains pervasive
Odisha paddy farmers in distress as 'katni-chhatni' & token issues remain pervasive 

Upset over paddy procurement through katni chhatni system, aggrieved farmers across the state have taken to the street.

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