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Traffic-DCP
No More Abandoned Vehicles Along Roads In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The streets in the State Capital City will soon get rid of abandoned vehicles that often create congestion and obstruct traffic as the Commissionerate Police (Traffic) today launched a special drive to remove old and unused vehicles parked along the pavements. On the first day of the special drive, traffic police began towing away […]

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Nila Madhab Panda's Odia Movie Enters Indian Panorama At IFFI 2020

Bhubaneswar: Twenty-three feature films, including Odia movie ‘Kalira Atita’ by award winning filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda has been selected in the Indian Panorama 2020 films for the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) scheduled to be held in January next year. Panda’s movie is based on climate change and its repercussions. ‘Kalira Atita’ is […]

No Objection To Re-Elect Rahul Gandhi As Party Prez, But Cong To Set Up 'Brainstorming' Camps
No Objection To Re-Elect Rahul Gandhi As Party Prez, But Cong To Set Up 'Brainstorming' Camps

New Delhi: Interim chief Sonia Gandhi’s meeting with senior Congress leaders on Saturday morning ended after almost five hours and sources said nobody in the meeting objected to Rahul Gandhi’s name from being proposed for the party chief’s position again, although there will be “Chintan shivir” or brainstorming camps soon. “No one has a problem […]

RSS Ideologue, Senior Journalist MG Vaidya Passes Away At 97
RSS Ideologue, Senior Journalist MG Vaidya Passes Away At 97

Nagpur: RSS ideologue, senior journalist and ex-legislator Madhav Govind Vaidya passed away in a private hospital here on Saturday. He was 97. Vaidya is survived by his wife Sunanda and eight children. His children include three daughters Vibhavari G. Naik, Pratibha U. Rajhans, Bharti J. Kahu and five sons Dhananjay, Manmohan, Srinivasa, Shashibhushan and Ram. […]

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Prabhas. Anushka Shetty Flop After Baahubali, Why The Actors’ Career Is At Stake?

Prabhas and Anushka Shetty were established as larger than life stars after the massive success of Baahubali. The audience was left mesmerized by these two and was eager to see them in more path-breaking roles. However, the actors left the audience high and dry with their poor choice of films resulting in a string of […]

Reopening Of Universities, Colleges: Here Are Details Of SOP Issued By UGC

Bhubaneswar: Amid rising anticipation among students regarding reopening of Universities and Colleges in a phased manner across the country post COVID-19 induced lockdown, sources said several higher educational institutions are gearing up to resume physical mode of teaching from December end. The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will reopen for PhD scholars from Monday in its […]

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Adulterated Soya Chunks Processing Unit Busted In Cuttack, Two Detained

Cuttack: Despite repeated crackdowns, the Silver City of Cuttack continues to face food adulteration menace with another such illegal unit coming to light from the Jagatpur industrial estate in the city on Saturday. The factory engaged in adulteration of soya chunks was busted during a joint raid by the Commissionerate Police. Huge quantity of rotten […]

JNU To Reopen For PhD Scholars On Dec 21
JNU To Reopen For PhD Scholars On Dec 21

New Delhi: The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will reopen for PhD scholars from Monday in its fourth phase of reopening the campus after being closed for over seven months in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. “PhD students from all schools (both day scholars and hostelers), who require to access the laboratory, are allowed to enter […]

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Border Row: AP Starts Road Construction At Dispute Site In Koraput Defying Status Quo

Jeypore: Amid frequent surfacing of border dispute between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, even as officials of both the States had recently agreed to maintain status quo until the demarcation is completed, officials of the neighbouring Andhra has once again stroked a fresh controversy by reportedly constructing pucca roads at Sunabeda village under Sambai GP of […]

Covid cases
Health Experts Say, There May Not Be A Second Peak Of COVID-19 In India

New Delhi: Healthcare experts have said that there may not be a second peak of COVID-19 in the country, and even if it occurs, it is unlikely to be as strong as the first one. Noted virologist Dr Shahid Jameel said India’s curve for daily cases is on a downward slope since a peak in […]

Health Minister Stresses On Need For Expeditious COVID-19 Vaccination Drive To cover Targeted Population
Health Minister Stresses On Need For Expeditious COVID-19 Vaccination Drive To cover Targeted Population

New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday stressed the need for an expeditious COVID-19 vaccination drive to cover the entire target population estimated to be around 30 crore. “India’s COVID 19 pandemic growth has dropped to 2 per cent and case fatality rate is among the lowest in the world at 1.45 per […]

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Odisha Missing Children Saga: 102 Go Missing In Last 30 Days, Recovery At Six!

Bhubaneswar:  Thirteen year old Ripu Pradhan (name changed) was born in an extremely poor family in Gajapati district. His father, Laxman Pradhan, who has a hand to mouth existence, got fleeced by agents of a placement agency. A deal was sealed. While his tender-aged son will earn Rs 5000 per month, Laxman was given direct […]

Count Down Begins For Myntra's End Of Reason Sale, Grab Your Fashion Wear From Today Midnight
Count Down Begins For Myntra's End Of Reason Sale, Grab Your Fashion Wear From Today Midnight

New Delhi: The most awaited fashion event in the country, Myntra’s End of Reason Sale, (EORS) will go live on Saturday midnight. Shoppers can look forward to choosing from 9 lakh styles, presented by over 3,000 brands while shopping in the biggest edition of the fashion bonanza to date. The 13th edition of EORS will […]

Fungal Infection Mucormycosis Strikes Gujarat: Ahmedabad Reports 25, Rajkot 10
Fungal Infection Mucormycosis Strikes Gujarat: Ahmedabad Reports 25, Rajkot 10

Gandhinagar: Suspected to be a fungal infection triggered by Covid, the incidence of mucormycosis in Gujarat in the past two months has been above average. The Ahmedabad Civil hospital has seen 25 such cases, while the Rajkot Civil hospital has seen 10 cases since the monsoons. Although there is no official confirmation about this infection […]

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Documentary On Galwan Valley Martyr Nuduram Soren From Odisha Released

Baripada: Paying due respect to the fallen heroes of Odisha, the Royal family of Mayurbhanj on Friday released a documentary film, ‘Nuduram Ka Safarnama’ on the life of Indian Army soldier Nuduram Soren from the State who attained martyrdom in the Galwan Valley clash. Nuduram was a resident of Champauda under Mayurbhanj district. Notable personalities […]

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