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IIT Bhubaneswar inching closer to its ‘green campus’ target

College and university campuses across the world are committing to 100 percent clean energy and IIT Bhubaneswar seems to be leading the change here. The premier institute has successfully commissioned a solar power generating station of 490 KWp capacity at its permanent campus in Argul.

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Odissi doyen Kumkum Mohanty’s special workshop on 'Abhinaya'

Cuttack: Renowned Odissi dancer Padma Shri Kumkum Mohanty whose name is synonymous with Odissi expressions is lending her magical touch at a workshop in Cuttack. Experienced Odissi dancers along with few newcomers are participating in the 10 day workshop where Mohanty is teaching Abhinaya titled ‘Saja Kanja Nayana’. Apart from techniques of the dance, she […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
IRCTC Indian railway ticket tatkal and refund
IRCTC Railway brings new changes in Tatkal & Refund For Train Tickets

In a major development, the Indian Railways has brought in a few changes to strengthen the online ticket reservation system, including the Tatkal booking. The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has made some changes in the ticket booking system wherein passengers will have to be cautious before booking normal tickets as well Tatkal […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maoist killed in exchange of fire in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: A Maoist cadre was killed in an exchange of fire between security forces and red rebels in Narayanpur district on Malkangiri-Chhattisgarh border on Sunday. The skirmish took place yesterday in a forest near Kalepal village under Benoor police station area, informed district Superintendent of Police Jitendra Shukla. After receiving information about presence of rebels […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
South Indian actress Priyanka commits suicide in Chennai

Chennai/Bhubaneswar: Famous for her role as Jothika in Tamil daily soap ‘Vamsam,’ actress Priyanka committed suicide at her residence here today. Her body was recovered hanging from a fan at her home and the Chennai police has also filed a case. According to sources, there were a few problems related to her family which might […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Two Odia workers succumb to unknown disease in Goa, 8 others admitted to SCB

Balasore: Eight youths from Balasore suffering from an unknown disease were today admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) in Cuttack after two of their mates succumbed to the disease at Goa last week. All of them hailing from Nimatpur in Bhograi area of the district were employed at a restaurant in Goa, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
ORHDC scam: Vigilance raids residence of IAS officer for second time

Bhubaneswar: After failing to trace senior IAS officer and former director of Orissa Rural Housing Development Corporation (ORHDC), Binod Kumar during a raid at his residence yesterday, the officials of the anti-corruption agency once again conducted a raid today in a bid to arrest him. The Vigilance sleuths also raided the residence of absconding OHRDC […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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UTS ON MOBILE: Now, book unreserved train tickets in Balasore

Balasore: The Railways today unfurled the Unreserved Ticket System (UTS) at the Balasore Railway station after its launch in Rail Sadan two months back. Breathing a sigh of relief, rail passengers here welcomed the step which will allow them to buy unreserved train tickets using smart phones. Though the mobile based App UTS ON MOBILE […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Loot in 2 trains: RPF arrests one, another absconds

Jajpur/Bhadrak: Suspecting a major racket behind loots in trains, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) officials launched a crackdown and arrested one person while his partner-in-crime involved in two separate incidents on Sunday managed to give a slip. As per reports, the first loot was carried out in one of the AC coaches of Howrah-Chennai Mail […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
10 cobras rescued from another house in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Over 10 Cobras were rescued from a house in Kantabania Sahi near Jainagar area in Dhamnagar of Bhadrak district today. The snakes were spotted in the house of one Gouranga Jena, whose son rescued the reptiles this morning. Earlier as many as 131 cobras were rescued from the house of one Bijay Bhuyan at […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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IRCTC Railways' online ticket reservation rules changed!

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) that was launched in 2002 has now almost 59 lakh daily users with more than 10 lakh of online tickets being booked daily through IRCTC portal – www.irctc.co.in – the e-ticketing outlet of the national carrier. With an aim to provide better service to the rail passengers, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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IRCTC launches new payment mode for booking train tickets! Get Details Here

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The IRCTC (Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation) is all set to launch its own payment Agreegator IRCTC-iPay. In a recent tweet shared by IRCTC, it stated that IRCTC-iPay will be available on the official website by August 18 as PCI-DSS security certificate has been granted to IRCTC. The new feature IRCTC iPay […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Indian Railways cancels trains till July 26! Check list of trains before booking tickets

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: In order to improve the infrastructure of the Indian Railways, as many as 30 trains have been cancelled on different routes for a period of 42 days. As per sources, the traffic block has been imposed from June 15 to July 26 next month on the Lucknow Division due to construction at Varanasi […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
MP cabinet minister Swami Akhileshwaranand appeals CM to form cow ministry

Bhopal: Akhileshwaranand Giri, the chairman of the Cow Protection Board, who was recently elevated to the rank of a cabinet minister in the Madhya Pradesh (MP) government, on Wednesday appealed to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to form a cow ministry in the State. Akhileshwaranand said that the Chief Minister would inspire future generations if […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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SBI PO 2018 Admit Card released! Check Here & Download Now

Bhubaneswar: The State Bank of India (SBI) Monday released the admit card for the recruitment of probationary officers (PO) for the preliminary examination. The online examination for SBI PO Prelims 2018 is scheduled on 1st, 7th and 8th July 2018. Candidates are advised to scroll down for all the details. To download the SBI PO […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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NEST RESULTS 2018 Declared! Odisha's Arushi secures 6th Rank

Bhubaneswar: The results of the National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) was declared today at 12 pm. While Sanyam Ahuja of Delhi has topped the NEST, Odisha’s Arushi Kular has brought laurels for the state by securing 6th rank in the prestigious examination. As per sources, a total of 67,000 candidates had appeared the examination, of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Dates for Snana Yatra, Niladri Bije finalised at SJTA-Chhatisha Nijog meeting

Puri: The dates for rituals like Snana Yatra and Niladri Bije  besides rituals to be held on lunar eclipse on July 27 in Srimandir were finalised at a meeting held between Chhatisha Nijog (apex body of temple servitors’ bodies) and members of Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Sunday. At the meeting, the servitors were also […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Tehsildar locked in office
Tehsildar locked in office for working on holiday!

Kendrapara: In a bizarre incident, the Rajkanika Tehsildar here in the district was allegedly locked inside his office by locals for working on a holiday on Saturday. As per the list of government holidays, Saturday was a holiday but still Rajkanika Tehsildar Pradyush Kumar Mohanty had come to office and was seen working along with […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha CM requests Centre to name Jharsuguda airport after Veer Surendra Sai

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has requested the Union Government to name the Jharsuguda airport in memory of eminent freedom fighter Veer Surendra Sai. In a letter addressed to Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Patnaik stated, “There is a public demand for naming the Jharsuguda Airport in the name of renowned freedom fighter of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
RRB Railway recruitment 2019
RRB Recruitment 2018: Group B, Group C, Group D posts

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: Here’s an opportunity for government job seekers as the Central Railways has released a recruitment notification and invited applications for the posts of Junior Engineer, Ticket Collector, Commercial clerk, fitter, wireman and more Vacancies. Interested and eligible Candidates should apply soon as the application process ends in seven days. Aspirants are advised to scroll […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Railway announces Special Trains for Eid al-Fitr Season; Book Tickets Now

Bhubaneswar: In order to clear the extra rush of passengers for ensuing Eid al-Fitr festival, the Eastern Railways will run Special Passenger trains between Sealdah & Krishnapur for two days on June 14 and 15 and between Krishnapur & Sealdah on June 15 & 16, 2018. This apart, to clear the rush, the South Central […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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SBI Recruitment 2018 for Specialist Cadre Officers; Apply before June 18, HURRY UP!

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: The State Bank of India has invited Online application from Indian citizens for appointment to the Specialist Cadre Officers posts. Interested and eligible candidates are requested to apply Online before the last date of submission of application, i.e. June 18, 2018. Before applying for a post, the applicant should ensure that he/ she fulfils […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
UGC Scholarship for students
Class 10, 12 toppers of all Boards to get Rs 10,000 scholarship by State

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday felicitated 248 toppers of class 10 and 12 examinations of various boards and said they would be provided with a scholarship of Rs 10,000 each. She also ordered officials to process applications for scholarships for higher studies by students at the earliest. “Ours is a poor government. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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IRCTC Railways’ Premium Tatkal rules & Ticket refund charges; New changes you need to know

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has brought in a few changes in the ticket booking system wherein passengers will have to be cautious before booking normal tickets as well Tatkal and Premium Tatkal tickets. This apart, IRCTC has clarified about refund in case payment is Settled but Ticket Not Booked […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
IRCTC alert for railway passengers, eticket and tatkal booking refund rules
IRCTC ‘Rail Madad’ App: Passengers must know before boarding train!

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: In line with digital initiatives of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Indian Railways has for the first time completely digitized the Complaint management system. Minister of Railways & Coal Piyush Goyal, today launched a new App “Rail Madad” – An App to expedite and streamline passenger grievance redressal. RPGRAMS (Railway Passenger Grievance Redressal […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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IRCTC launches new App ‘Menu on Rails’ for railway passengers

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: In a major development, Minister of Railways & Coal Piyush Goyal today launched a new App ‘Menu on Rails’, a Mobile Application developed by IRCTC for creating awareness to the Railway Passengers for the items served to them on their Rail Journey. Salient features of the Mobile APP named “Menu on Rails” are […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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BSNL Dhamaka! 45GB at just Rs 99 plus 3 additional offers

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: In a bid to counter Raliance Jio and Bharti Airtel’s new offers, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has now introduced new tariff plans where it gives 45 GB data per month, for just Rs 99. The move of the leading broadband provider will certainly be a competition for Jio and Airtel. As per sources, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Railway Recruitment 2019 CBT 2 Exam
IRCTC Offer! Mail, Express trains to get saloons for exclusive journey

New Delhi: Aiming to increase earnings, Indian Railways will add a saloon to mail/express trains, if booked by passengers for exclusive travel for reaching destination in comfort by paying a little more. Known as an Inspection Car, a saloon is a specially designed rail coach with two bedrooms, a drawing/dining room, two bathrooms, an attendant’s […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odia mountaineer Swarnalata Dalai shares her Mt Everest experience

Jajpur: It was my dream to conquer the highest peak and wanted to achieve it at any cost, said Odia mountaineer Swarnalata Dalai after returning from Mount Everest expedition. Swarnalata successfully climbed the Mount Everest along with co-mountaineers Poonam and Sandeep Toliya under the prestigious Mount Everest Expedition organised by Tata Steel Adventure Foundation (TSAF) […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
HC Notice! These candidates cannot join Armed Forces anymore

New Delhi: If you are planning a career with the military or paramilitary forces, make sure you don’t have varicose veins as it may cost you the job. The Delhi High Court has said that a candidate, who had developed varicose veins and was operated upon later, was unfit to join the armed forces since […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Trains cancelled, short-terminated by ECoR for modernisation work; Check list Here

Bhubaneswar: At least three trains would remain cancelled and three others will get short-terminated in view of safety related modernisation work between Cuttack and Kendrapara Road stations today, a statement from the East Coast Railway (ECoR) said. Trains which have been cancelled include Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Passenger, Kendujhargarh-Bhubaneswar-Kendujhargarh Passenger and Cuttack-Paradeep-Cuttack Passenger. As many as three trains […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Atul Kulkarni to star in movie based on Wedding Gift Blast case

Bollywood actor Atul Kulkarni, of the ‘Rang De Basanti’ fame, has been roped in to play the role of Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra in the upcoming Odia film ‘Patnagarh’ based on the real life wedding gift blast case. It will be Kulkarni's first Odia film.

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha Shocker! Sundergarh Woman faces horror of gang rape

Sundergarh: It seems there is no stopping to incidents of crime against women and minors in the State as yet again a woman was allegedly gang raped by two persons under Town Police Station limits in Sundergarh district. According to sources, the incident occurred two days ago when two persons of nearby locality, identified as […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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NRI robbed of valuables outside Bhubaneswar Airport; probe on

Bhubaneswar: In a broad daylight robbery, an NRI (Non-Resident Indian), who landed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport from Ghana along with his family last Saturday, was allegedly robbed of cash and other valuables worth lakhs of rupees on the premises of the Airport. As per a complaint lodged at the AirField police station, the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Special Committee to visit Andhra, Bihar for Vidhan Parishad in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A special committee from the State would visit neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and Bihar to study the functioning of their Legislative Councils for setting up a Vidhan Parishad in Odisha, informed the chairman of the committee and Commerce and Transport minister Nrusingha Charan Sahu today. The committee would look into the working of both the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Concerns raised over plan to serve liquor to VIPs during Hockey World Cup

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Sports department’s plan to serve liquor in the VIP Lounge of Kalinga Stadium during the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Cup has raised many eyebrows. Although liquor will be served only to the foreign delegates and officials of International Hockey Federation (FIH) and members of other associations, many have raised questions over the misuse […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Computer teacher drugs girl student, makes her obscene pics viral!

Khurda: It seems there is no stopping to obscene videos and pictures getting viral on social media in the state, as once again an objectionable picture of a girl from Naranagarh area in Khurda district surfaced on various social media platforms including Facebook and WhatsApp. According to the complaint lodged at the Jankia police station, […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
RRB Railway recruitment 2019
Railway Recruitment June 2018: Apply Now for Trackman, Gateman, Clerk & Multiple posts

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Here’s a chance for everyone awaiting a job in the railway sector, as the Northern Railways has released a recruitment for the recruitment for the posts of Trackman, Gateman, Junior Engineer, Steno, Clerk, Senior Section Engineer, Junior Accountant, Chowkidar, Helper and multiple other vacancies. Interested and eligible candidates are advised to apply on […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Wedding gift blast: Hearing on bail plea of mastermind Punjilal concludes

Bolangir: The Court of Additional District Judge (ADJ), Bolangir reserved its verdict after hearing the bail petition filed by the Punjilal Meher, the mastermind of Patnagarh parcel bomb explosion that left two persons including newlywed Soumyasekhar Sahu dead in February this year. Punjilal, who is currently lodged at Patnagarh Sub-Jail, was arrested on April 23 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha Police adjudged best in Community Policing

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Odisha Police received the special jury award for Community Policing at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) SMART Policing Awards-2018 held in New Delhi today. Superintendent of Police, Crime Branch, Cuttack, Sarah Sharma received the award on behalf of Odisha Police from Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021