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Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board to float masala bonds to woo NRIs

Masala bonds to be floated in London and Singapore exchanges target non-resident Indians, the minister said after chairing the KIIFB executive committee meeting here on Wednesday.

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Odisha: Ikat dying a slow death for Government’s neglect

The Ikat weavers of Nuapatna are staring at a bleak future due to the Government's neglect and lack market facilities.

25 Apr 2018

Limping jumbo succumbs

The 15-year-old elephant, that was found limping after being hit by a train, succumbed to injuries on Tuesday.

25 Apr 2018

Calf drowns in Athagarh pond

A six-month-old elephant calf was found dead in a pond at Haladiaseni reserve forest under Badamba range on Monday.

25 Apr 2018

Din in Odisha Assembly over killing in court

Other issues like poor implementation of PESA and steps taken on rapes of minor girls discussed

25 Apr 2018

target: Pipe water to all urban families by March

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday asked the Urban Development Department to ensure supply of pipe water to all families residing in towns and cities of the State by March, 2019.

25 Apr 2018

Jayanarayan shifted to Cuttack hospital

Jailed senior BJP leader, Jayanarayan Mishra, who was admitted to VIMSAR at Burla on Saturday, was shifted to SCB Medical on Tuesday after his health showed no signs of improvement.

25 Apr 2018

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Odisha sarpanch held for rape attempt

Police on Tuesday arrested a Sarpanch of Barachana block in the district for allegedly attempting to rape a married woman in Banamalipur village.

25 Apr 2018

Odisha: Villagers seek dump yard shift at Bhitargarh

OSPCB to hold public hearing for the proposed plant’s environmental clearance today

25 Apr 2018

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan (File photo | Reuters
Dharmendra Pradhan writes to centre for air link to Paradip

With Paradip emerging as a major port based industrial hub in Eastern India, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday urged Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabh

25 Apr 2018

MCI team visits medical in Balangir

A three-member team from Medical Council of India (MCI) visited the proposed medical college and hospital here on Tuesday.

25 Apr 2018

Residents of Narpada staging road block over irregular supply of water on Tuesday | Express
People block road protesting water crisis

Irked over irregular supply of water to houses in Wards 11 and 12 of Narpada here, people staged protest against Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) between Balasore Golei and Palobani Golei.

25 Apr 2018

Draft rules for clinical establishments notified

The clinical establishments having more than 100 beds will now have CCTV cameras and the premises should be accessible to Persons with Disabilities (PwDs).

25 Apr 2018

Tributes to martyrs of non-cooperation

Rich tributes were paid to freedom fighters Basu Sethi and Bisuni Madhual on their 96th martyrdom day at Meghapur in Rajkanika block here on Monday.

25 Apr 2018

School summer vacation begins from today

The State Government on Tuesday advanced summer vacation for all Government and private schools by 10 days in view of intense heat wave conditions across Odisha.

25 Apr 2018

Govt hikes DA by 2 pc

The State Government on Tuesday hiked the dearness allowance (DA) for its employees and pensioners with retrospective effect from January 1, 2018.

25 Apr 2018

Naveen Patnaik (File | PTI)
Odisha CM asks urban development department to ensure supply of drinking water to all families by March 2019

Besides, the chief minister also directed the department to take steps to increase the per capita use of drinking water to 70 litres in urban areas of the state by March 2019.

24 Apr 2018

Noisy scenes in Odisha assembly during pre-lunch session

he Odisha assembly today witnessed noisy scenes over the murder on court premises at Sambalpur on Monday and lack of government's sincerity in the implementation of Panchayats Act.

24 Apr 2018

Odisha Opposition members question House panel report on Bargarh farmer’s suicide

It has been more than a year of the Speaker of the Assembly directing the department related standing committee on Agriculture to probe into the death of Bagarti. ​

24 Apr 2018

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Rising rapes of minor girls in State rock Odisha Assembly

Opposition members rush into the well demanding a statement from the Chief Minister.

24 Apr 2018

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Odisha has border dispute with four states: Minister

Odisha has border disputes with four neighbouring States for 96 villages.

24 Apr 2018

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