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Cuttack is known as the Millennium City as well as the Silver City due to its history of 1000 years and famous silver filigree works. It is considered as the judicial capital of Odisha as the Odisha High Court is located here. It is also the old capital city of Odisha.The remains of the famous Barabati fort are still speaks the history of the millennium city. Cuttack has a rich maritime history which says that the traders’ sons (Sadhab pua) use to go to Java Sumatra Island to do business and brings lot of wealth here. To recollect this history every year Baliyatra, a weeklong festival is being organized here. Cuttack is the birth place of Subash Chandra Bose. Cuttack has so many special thing to know like here the feeling of sahi -bhai (Neighborhood) is very strong .Cuttack Khati (where group of friends, or people chatting on variety of subjects) is also very popular .Cuttack‘s delicious Dahibara- Allodium attracts many.

Odisha Will Have All Cancer Care Facilities In Next 2-3 Yrs: CM
Odisha Will Have All Cancer Care Facilities In Next 2-3 Years: CM Naveen

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said people of the State need not go to other cities for treatment as sufficient latest facilities for cancer care will be made available in the State in the next 2-3 years.

Wasim Jaffer New Chief Coach Of Odisha Senior Cricket Team
Wasim Jaffer New Chief Coach Of Odisha Senior Cricket Team

Wasim Jaffer has played 31 test matches for India and scored 1944 runs. He has also played two One-Day International matches

Partial Lockdown
Partial Lockdown To End In Odisha Tomorrow; Relaxation In Restrictions Expected!

Sources said that the Covid situation has come under control in most of the districts with a drastic dip in the daily cases. Still, some coastal regions including Puri, Cuttack and Khurdha of which State Capital Bhubaneswar is a part, are still a reason for concern.

Marital Discord: Anubhav Files Contempt Plea Against Varsha, Requests End Of Conciliation
Marital Discord: Anubhav Files Contempt Plea Against Varsha, Requests End Of Conciliation

The conciliator unsuccessfully tried to mutually sort out the issues between Anubhav and Varsha and avoid the divorce

Battling For Life, Cobra-Bitten Nabarangpur Girl Admitted To Cuttack SCB 
Battling For Life, Cobra-Bitten Nabarangpur Girl Admitted To Cuttack SCB 

A team of doctors from Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Cardiothoracic departments will treat Manjula at the premier hospital, informed SCB Emergency Officer Dr Bhubanananda Moharana.

Netaji Bus Terminal
Cuttack’s Netaji Bus Terminal To Be Ready In 9 Months

Cuttack District Administration claimed that under-construction Netaji Bus Terminal (CNBT) in the city will be ready for operation within nine months

Covid Cases
Odisha Sees Its Biggest Toll Of 68 Covid Fatalities

Odisha reported its highest toll of 68 deaths due to Covid infection taking the overall number of fatalities to 4,730 in the pandemic

OSSTET 2021: Application Date Extended For Teacher Eligibility Test Till July 18
OSSTET 2021: Application Date Extended For Teacher Eligibility Test Till July 18

BSE, Odisha conducts the OSSTET exam comprising two papers - paper 1 and 2 once a year. Candidates who qualify the exam become eligible for appointment as teachers in secondary schools in the State.

Popular Odia Singer Aseema Panda Anguished Over Rumours Of Her Accident, Death 
Popular Odia Singer Aseema Panda Anguished Over Rumours Of Her Accident, Death 

"I am perfectly fine and at home. My brother faced an accident yesterday and it was a minor one in which he broke his hand. I was not even present in the car."

BJP Supporters Allege Attack By ‘BJD Goons’ In Cuttack, Demand Action
BJP Supporters Allege Attack By ‘BJD Goons’ In Cuttack, Demand Action 

Stones were allegedly pelted on BJP supporters when they staged a demonstration in front of Narasinghpur block office over alleged irregularities in the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) 

Marital Discord: Anubhav, Varsha Appear In Family Court Again
Marital Discord: Anubhav, Varsha Appear In Family Court Again 

Family court heard a plea filed by Anubhav seeking ex parte decree on his divorce petition for dissolution of his marriage with Varsha.

ECMO In Covid-19 Care In Odisha
SCB Hospital In Cuttack To Get 9 ECMO Machines, To Be Operational By Aug 15

All the required technical personnel have been selected and will soon leave for Kolkata to get training.

Tardy Police Probe Blamed For Woman’s Death In Cuttack
Tardy Police Probe Blamed For Woman’s Death In Cuttack

Sabita Panda of Dharina village under Kisan Nagar police limits in Cuttack district recently died of heart attack. However, the deceased’s husband has blamed tardy police probe for her death.

Covid cases
Odisha Sees Record Dip In Single-Day Covid Cases, Deaths Surge

Odisha on Tuesday witnessed a fall in the single day Covid 19 cases with 2,487 new infections even as daily fatalities showed no sign of abatement with 51 infected persons succumbing to the virus in last 24 hours.

Orissa High Court
Orissa HC Modifies Function Timings Of Lower Courts

The Orissa High Court on Friday launched a new time schedule specifying the working duration of subordinate courts under different zones.

petrol
Petrol Price Crosses Rs 100-Mark In Twin City, Hits Common Man Hard

The soaring prices of petrol and diesel have sparked widespread resentment among people especially the middle class in Odisha as the prices of the fuel have breached Rs 100-mark per litre at several places including the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.

Covid testing
Covid-19: Odisha Sees 46 Deaths, Over 3K New Cases

Odisha reported 46 fatalities due to Covid-19 in the last 24 hours taking the virus toll to 4,109 even as 3,222 people tested positive for the virus during the period pushing the cumulative positive tally to 91,6109 in the State.

Covid-19 Update: Odisha Sees 3,087 New Infections, 45 Deaths In 24 Hours
Covid-19 Update: Odisha Sees 3,087 New Infections, 45 Deaths In 24 Hours

With this, the active cases in the State increased to 31,231 while 8,77,540 patients recovered, including 3,233  on Wednesday, from the disease so far.

Matrimony Fraud: Woman Posing As UK Doctor Cheats Odisha Man Of Rs 4 Lakh
Matrimony Fraud: Woman Posing As UK Doctor Cheats Odisha Man Of Rs 4 Lakh

A case in this regard has been lodged at the Nemalo Police Station by Panda following which an investigation has been initiated into the matter.

Odisha Lockdown
Will Odisha Completely Unlock From July 1; Major Announcement Today On New Covid Guidelines

Though the Covid-19 graphs in majority of districts in the State have waned, the situation is still far from satisfactory in some districts, especially in the coastal belts of Odisha.

Odisha Teachers’ Body Adds Fuel To Fire, Terms Scrapping Of Class 10 Exams A Historic Blunder
Odisha Teachers’ Body Adds Fuel To Fire, Terms Scrapping Of Class 10 Exams A Historic Blunder

Amid huge outpouring of anger over the recently-announced Class 10 results by students and guardians across the State, the Odisha Secondary School Teachers’ Association (OSSTA) has added fuel to the row by terming cancellation of the board examination as a ‘historic blunder.’  

Odisha Opposition Questions Pumping Of More Funds Into Box Drain Project In Cuttack
Odisha Opposition Questions Pumping Of More Funds Into Box Drain Project In Cuttack

Even as the tardy pace of JICA project in the Silver City of Cuttack is raising many questions, the Odisha Cabinet’s nod for infusing more funds into construction of box drains seems to have added fuel to the fire. 

BSE clarifies
Odisha BSE Class 10 Results 2021: Board Says No Flaws In Evaluation

Amid state-wide students’ unrest over alleged faulty evaluation in preparation of board exam scores of class 10 students, the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) today came out with a clarification claiming flawless assessment this year.

Odisha Matric Offline Exam In July, Results Within 15 Days: BSE
Odisha Matric Offline Exam In July, Results Soon: BSE

Once the examination is conducted in offline mode, every step will be taken for early publication of results, informed BSE.

Odisha Govt Orders Streamlining Covid Testing Process In State
Odisha's Daily Covid Tally Drops To 2,640, New Fatalities 40

The vacillating trend of the daily Covid cases in Odisha for the past several days saw a big drop on Tuesday with the State recording 2,640 positives, its record low in over last two months. The new cases have taken the State's cumulative virus count tally to 9,06,429.