Tag: Administration

Andhra's administrative intrusion in Odisha territory continues

Koraput: By rolling out several schemes like pension for senior citizens and providing free food supplements to children, the Andhra Pradesh government is leaving no stone unturned to sway the residents of Kotia panchayat in Koraput district of Odisha. The Andhra govt recently conducted a ‘Janmabhoomi’ program under which pension and food supplements were distributed […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Chilika fishermen threaten to launch disobedience stir

Puri: Fishermen under the aegis of Chilika Matsyajibee Sangha staged a mass demonstration today and threatened to launch disobedience stir alleging callousness of the administration. The association rued that despite repeated requests to the government to resolve the issues faced by the fishermen community; their demands are yet to be fulfilled. The fishermen alleged that […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Brahmagiri residents irked with delay in bridge construction

Puri: The delay in completion of the bridge construction work at Bramhagiri has irked residents of the area. “It has been five years since the construction work began and all one can see is two incomplete pillars,” rued Jasobant Meher, a villager. The project is aimed at connecting Balikera and Tinikuda and make commutation easier […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Dhenkanal lawyers go berserk, ransack sub-registrar office

Dhenkanal: Protesting hike in benchmark valuation of land, the district bar association supported by civic body today shut down the sub-registrar office after ransacking it. They also staged demonstration infront of the office after locking up the main gate. The advocates alleged that the district administration took such decision arbitrarily without consulting the members of […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Jagmohan repair: Grouting of 5 pockets before Snan Yatra

Bhubaneswar: Officials of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Saturday said the agency aims to complete the grouting work of at least five of the eight damaged pockets of Jagmohan, the hall facing the 12th century shrine, before the Snan Yatra of deities on June 20. Attending a meeting presided over by Puri Gajapati […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Trump administration asks SC to take up military transgender ban

Washington: US President Donald Trump’s administration has asked the Supreme Court to hear a challenge to Trump’s policy that bars most transgender individuals from military service. The policy, first announced by the President in July 2017 via Twitter and later officially released by Secretary of Defence James Mattis, blocks individuals who suffer from a condition […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Traffic congestion near Cuttack SCB hospital puts patients at risk

Cuttack: The crowded streets near SCB Medical College and Hospital are turning out to be a major obstacle for smooth flow of traffic especially ambulances, thanks to encroachers, street vendors and illegal parking. While the situation is getting worse by the day, locals have alleged that administration and Traffic Police are taking no steps to […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
US Approves Foreign Military Sales To Support India's C-17 Transport Planes

Washington: As part of its efforts to enhance India’s defence capabilities in the Indo-Pacific region, the Trump Administration notified the Congress on Friday of its decision to approve foreign military sales worth USD 670 million to support India’s C-17 military transport aircraft. The decision in this regard comes after a recent Indian request to buy […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Jagannath Temple
Administration Starts Process To Reopen Puri Jagannath Temple

Puri: In a bid to reopen the Srimandir for the devotees, the Jagannath temple administration will now reconvene its discussions in a phased manner from Friday. According to sources, there will be discussions about the proposal of the reopening of the temple in the meeting of the temple administration and the managing committee. The administration […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021