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Odisha Special Secretary promoted to the rank of ADG

December 26, 2016 11:23:38 pm

A notification issued by the home department said Das would continue in his post, but would be promoted to the rank of ADG.

Odisha shivers, Daringbadi coldest at 5 degrees Celsius

December 25, 2016 10:40:53 pm

The minimum temperature at Kandhamal district headquarter Phulbani remained at 6.2 degrees C, the Meteorological office said.

Odisha: Maoists kill one, torch seven vehicles in Koraput district

December 24, 2016 2:38:46 pm

A group of Maoists attacked G Appa Rao's house at Kotubu village, bordering Andhra Pradesh in Pottangi area late on Thursday night and dragged him out charging him to be a police informer.

Odisha: BJD, BJP supporters clash during shutdown

December 21, 2016 6:08:05 pm

BJP state unit general secretary Prithviraj Harichandan asked how the BJD workers were allowed to take out a bike rally by police during the bandh.

Odisha: Opposition intensifies agitation demanding mayor's resignation

December 20, 2016 5:43:07 pm

Opposition intensified its agitation on Tuesday demanding the resignation of city mayor Ananta Narayan Jena over a sex clip purportedly featuring him.

BJP demands Bhubaneswar mayor’s removal, calls bandh

December 19, 2016 9:47:48 pm

A delegation of the civil society also submitted a memorandum to Odisha Governor seeking his intervention into the matter.

‘Impossible’ to implement SC order on shifting liquor shops : Odisha govt

December 19, 2016 6:44:42 pm

"People will object to liquor shops there. How can one open liquor shops? These kind of issues will come up in large numbers," Excise Minister Damodar Rout said.

Odisha: 7-yr old boy dies after alleged wrong injection

December 18, 2016 9:56:16 pm

A case has been registered against Das under section 304 (culpable homicide not amounting to murder).

BJP to intensify stir over video tape featuring Bhubaneswar Mayor

December 18, 2016 8:52:36 pm

The party would observe 'chakka jam' and halt vehicular movement for two hours from 10 am to noon on Monday, General Secretary of the BJP state unit Prithviraj Harichandan said.

Demonetisation: Weavers feel the heat in Odisha’s ‘silk town’

December 18, 2016 6:07:22 pm

"The sale of Berhampuri patta has come down by 60 per cent while the cooperative societies struggle to pay weavers their wages due to the cash crunch," said T Gopi, President of All Odisha Devanga Mahasangh.

108 ambulance workers go on strike in Odisha

December 17, 2016 6:31:02 pm

The Association had earlier launched a similar agitation in March this year demanding fulfilment of their 12-point charter of demands.

Sex tape: Bhubaneswar mayor files criminal case against two

December 16, 2016 7:17:42 pm

Bhubaneswar DCP Satyabrata Bhoi said the Commissionerate Police has written to YouTube to remove the video from its website.