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Odisha Congress demands resignation of RBI governor over note ban

Congress leaders and workers gheraoed the regional office of the RBI here denouncing the demonetisation.

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Twin City Police Commissionerate conducting mock drill on movement of players in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday ahead of the second ODI at Barabati Stadium | Express
Security overdrive for Barabati clash

Teams forced to stay at Pune due to unavailability of hotel rooms

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Centre not using CBI to settle scores: Pradhan

Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday dismissed the ruling BJD's allegations that Centre is using the CBI to settle political score against the opposition

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Cong-BJD poaching clash mars run-up to election

THE BJD and the Congress workers clashed in Jagatsinghpur district on Monday over poaching of candidates, leaving one BJD worker seriously injured.

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Setback for Cong, boost to BJP

In a significant development, Lower Suktel Movement leader Gopalji Panigrahi took the plunge into politics by joining the BJP along with his supporters.

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Workers cleaning ballot boxes outside a panchayat office in Malkangiri district on Tuesday  | Express
4,050 papers filed on last day

Sundargarh district will go to elections in five phases

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Nachika to contest from jail

Tikai, wife of the CMAS leader, also files papers for Podapadar sarpanch post

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Jaundice cases rise to 35

With detection of six new Jaundice cases in the last five days, the total number of affected persons in the water-borne affected Tulasipur Matha Sahi here increased to 35 on Tuesday.

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‘Khetriya Baithak’ of RSS in Sambalpur

THE RSS chief, Mohan Madhukar Bhagawat, will chair Khetriya Baithak (convention) of six RSS organisational States and address public meeting in Sambalpur from January 21 to January 23.

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Dug well projects run into technical hurdle

The Sundargarh district administration has sanctioned financial provision to install about 19,000 dug wells and ring wells as one of the key traditional drought-proofing initiatives under the Mahatma

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Teacher held for molesting student

Police have arrested a teacher of Jamapada Girls’ High School in  Jamapada under Patkura police limits of  Kendrapara district on charges of molesting a 14-year-old schoolgirl on the campus on Monday.

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Economic crisis to hit Govt schemes

The economic slowdown and financial commitments for ongoing projects are likely to affect implementation of new schemes announced by the State Government during the current financial year.

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BJP leader against move to make C'garh CM poll star

After BJD and Congress, senior BJP leader Bijay Mohapatra has criticised his party's decision to rope in Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh to campaign for party candidates during the panchayat p

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Probe panel takes steps to identify investors

The Commission of Inquiry on unauthorised collection of public deposit has taken a special step for identification of investors, depositors and customers of chit fund companies GLP Developers Limited

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Vigilance registers cases against gas dealers

Continuing its crackdown against defaulting gas agencies, the State Vigilance on Tuesday registered four cases against proprietors, including staffers of Government cooperative body Alaka.

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Brave girl dies after last act for justice

Fifteen-year-old Tapaswini Rana, who was set on fire for resisting eve-teasing in Kalahandi’s Narla, lost her battle with life at Ispat General Hospital (IGH) in Rourkela on the wee hours of Tuesday e

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Vigilance files case against Pradhan Gas services

The State Vigilance on Monday registered a case against Pradhan Gas Services, owned by Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan’s brother Soumendra Kumar Pradhan, basing on irregula

17 Jan 2017

SEC to take poll schedule call in rebel belt on Jan 22

As Maoist threat looms large over Left Wing Extremism (LWE)-affected districts, Malkangiri to be particular, State Election Commission (SEC) will take a call on any changes in the poll schedule on Jan

17 Jan 2017

Rural elections: 83,983 papers filed by Monday

With the deadline for submission of nominations only a day away, the nomination process picked up across the State.

17 Jan 2017

80K households yet to get piped water supply

20 wards under Rourkela Municipal Corporation fully covered with piped water; 13 wards partially covered and no supply for seven new wards

17 Jan 2017

Poachers make Jagatsinghpur no longer safe for avian guests

Migratory birds are now rarely visiting small islands and forests in Jagatsinghpur which has reported rampant poaching and pollution.

17 Jan 2017