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Satkosia tiger reserve set to get 172 sq km more

Satkosia, Odisha’s second tiger reserve (TR), is going to be richer by 172 sq km as boundary rationalisation of Satkosia Gorge Sanctuary has been cleared by the Centre.

published on : 18th November 2017

Two days left, CM Naveen Patnaik renews Mahanadi tribunal demand

WITH two days remaining for the completion of one year of Odisha Government filing statutory complaint on Mahanadi river water dispute with Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday sought

published on : 18th November 2017

Back-to-back sleaze videos send Odisha cops into tizzy

The frequent instances of obscene vidoes have created a flutter in the state with women organizations and social activists demanding stringent action against those circulating the videos.

published on : 17th November 2017

Odisha set to apply for GI tag for Rasagola, turmeric

Odisha government is all set to apply for GI tag for Odishara Rasagola and Kandhamal turmeric after neighbouring West Bengal was granted it for Banglar Rosogolla.

published on : 17th November 2017

‘Outsiders’ sexually abuse student in Pondicherry University

A Pondicherry University student was kidnapped and forced to perform oral sex at knife-point by a group of unknown men on the university campus on Tuesday, students said.

published on : 17th November 2017

Police arrest two for forcing minor to strip before camera in Odisha's Baripada

Police said that the video was allegedly shot at Jyotipur village, a picnic spot near here in April when the girl had gone there with an engineering student from her village.

published on : 17th November 2017

Odisha state committee recommends expansion of Vedanta's alumina refinery

The mining and energy group, which produces iron ore, copper, aluminium, zinc and oil, has sought over 1,600 acres of land for the expansion of the refinery.

published on : 16th November 2017

Rosogolla war: Odisha to file application for GI tag for Odishara Rasagola

THE Odisha Government on Wednesday decided to file an application for ‘Odishara Rasagola’ with GI Registry and said the GI tag granted to West Bengal (WB) will no way affect the State’s claim.

published on : 16th November 2017

17-year-old gang raped for ten days before rescue by police

A 17-year-old girl from Odisha, staying in Kadugodi, was kidnapped and locked up in a room at a lodge by a gang of four men who then raped her for ten days before she was rescued by the police.

published on : 16th November 2017

Nine inter-State dacoits held, arms seized in Keonjhar

In a major breakthrough, Keonjhar police on Wednesday arrested a nine-member inter-State dacoity gang and recovered a cache of firearms and ammunition from them.

published on : 16th November 2017

New single window portal for ease of business to launch today

AS part of its governance reforms for ease of doing business, the State Government is all set to launch its new single window portal on Thursday.

published on : 16th November 2017

Wi-Fi for more remote railway stations

In its bid to expand digital connectivity to tribal and remote stations, Indian Railway has decided to provide Wi-Fi service to nine new places under the East Coast Railway jurisdiction.

published on : 16th November 2017

Odisha Congress restructuring likely after Gujarat polls

Restructuring of State Congress is not likely at least before the last week of December as party vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be busy with Gujarat polls.

published on : 16th November 2017

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik orders estimate of crop loss for rains

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday asked the field officials to visit areas which received more rainfall to assess damage to crop and if required, depute additional teams to such places.

published on : 16th November 2017

Who took my rosogolla? The bittersweet battle over a sweet explained

The award of GI status for Bengal’s rasogulla has opened up a debate on how the origin of foods can be determined over the competing claims of different regions.

published on : 15th November 2017
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