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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 […]

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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BJD's Central Neglect Slogan A Ploy To Save Face: BJP

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik raised his old slogan-central negligence, the State unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday lashed out at the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president, terming his statements as a ploy to divert public attention from various sensitive issues that have tarnished the face of State government […]

Kangana Ranaut Alleges Getting Rape, Death Threats | WATCH
Kangana Ranaut Alleges Getting Rape, Death Threats | WATCH

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Saturday alleged that she has been getting rape and death threats online ever since she opened up on the Farmers’ protest issue. The actress also took a jibe at actors Diljit Dosanjh and Priyanka Chopra. Kangana posted a video on her verified Twitter account on Saturday where, speaking in […]

IB ACIO 2020 Exam Notification Released For 2000 Posts, Apply Here
IB ACIO 2020 Exam Notification Released For 2000 Posts, Apply Here

The Intelligence Bureau (IB), Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has invited applications for direct recruitment to the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, Grade II/ Executive. IB ACIO Exam 2020 will be conducted to fill 2,000 vacancies under General Central Service, Group C (non-gazetted, non-ministerial). Online applications are invited from Indian citizens for direct recruitment […]

Over 1.2 Tonne Ganja Seized By Odisha Police This Year

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Police has made a record seizure of over 1292 quintal of ganja this year, the highest in the State in the last 10 years. Till November 30 this year, the police have seized over 1292 quintal of ganja from across the State. This is more than double the seizure in any year […]

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Indian Army To Get Indigenously Developed, Best-In-Class ATAGS Howitzers

Balasore: Giving a solid boost to the fire power of Indian Army, the Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS) developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully completed its field trials at Chandipur in Balasore. Informing about the development, the Project Director of ATAGS, Shailendra Gade said, “We have completed the working trials […]

Indian American Vedant Patel Appointed Joe Biden's Assistant Press Secretary
Indian American Vedant Patel Appointed Joe Biden's Assistant Press Secretary

New York: US President-elect Joe Biden has appointed Vedant Patel, a former communications aide to House of Representatives member Pramila Jayapal, as his assistant press secretary. His appointment announced on Friday makes him one of the three Indian Americans nominated to important positions by Biden. The others are Neera Tanden, who will be the director […]

Odisha: Man Beheaded, Body Buried In Sand Over Suspicion Of Sorcery

Malkangiri: A man was brutally murdered on suspicion of practicing sorcery at Nandaguda village under Padia block of Malkangiri district. The murder took place last night and came to light today after the wife of the deceased, Karam Kana, lodged a complaint with the local police. According to sources, some miscreants asked Kana to come […]

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Govt Proposes Flexibility To DISCOMS To End Long Term Power Contracts

New Delhi: The Government has proposed to free both power producers and consumers from continuing with contracted obligation once the tenure of a power purchase agreement expires. The move is expected to provide flexibility to both procurers (mainly Discoms) and generators (power projects) to look for meaning contracts post expiry of a PPA, one where […]

Police Team At MP Anubhav Mohanty's House

Cuttack: Trouble for Ollywood actor-turned MP Anubhav Mohanty seems to be deepening further with one more complaint lodged by his actress wife Varsha Priyadarshini at Purighat police station here on Saturday. This time, Varsha has alleged that her husband Anubhav Mohanty prevented her entry into the bedroom on Friday night and forced her to stand […]

Pari Murder: BJP's Vanathi Srinivasan Demands CBI Probe, Minister Arun Sahoo's Ouster

Bhubaneswar: The national president of BJP Mahila Morcha, Vanathi Srinivasan on Saturday hit out at BJD-led Odisha government for trying to hush up the ‘pari’ murder case by ordering an SIT investigation into the case. Alleging Odisha Agriculture Minister Arun Sahoo’s role in the murder case, she alleged that order for an SIT probe is […]

Numaligarh Refinery's Rs 949 Cr Plan To Boost Capacity, Lay Pipelines To Odisha, Bengal

Guwahati: The state-owned Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) in Assam has undertaken an ambitious Rs 949 crore plan to augment its capacity and lay 2,200 km of crude oil pipeline from the Paradip port in Odisha to Numaligarh, and product pipeline from Numaligarh to Siliguri in West Bengal, officials said on Saturday. A senior NRL official […]

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Receives COVID Vaccine Shot, Initiates Vaccination Drive In Israel

Tel Aviv:  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday initiated the COVID vaccination drive in Israel as he received the vaccine shot against the coronavirus on live television, becoming the first Israeli and one of the world’s leaders to be inoculated. Israel is set to begin vaccinating its health workers and nursing home residents beginning […]