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Hockey World Cup embraces international delicacies

Hockey World Cup 2018 embraces international delicacies

If the news of India hosting Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 wasn’t enough, the fans now have another reason to look forward to the quadrennial tournament. A food festival is set to be organized to serve some of the top dishes from across the globe. The International Food Festival will be[Read More…]

Odisha: Miscreants hurl acid on man over land dispute

A man namely ‘Sukru Majhi’ suffered severe burn injuries after some miscreants’ hurled acid on him over a land dispute at Baram village of Athmallik in Angul district on Monday. Family members rescued Majhi in a critical condition and rushed him to the hospital. Majhi sustained severe burn injuries on[Read More…]

Odisha Civil Services Prelims 2018: OPSC releases OCS Prelims Admit Card 2018 @ opsc.gov.in; Here’s how to download online

Odisha Civil Services Prelims 2018: OPSC releases OCS Prelims Admit Card 2018 @ opsc.gov.in; Here’s how to download online

OCS Prelims Admit Card 2018 update: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released the Odisha Civil Services (OCS) preliminary exam 2018 admit card. The Commission has released the OCS preliminary exam 2018 admit card online. Candidates appearing for the exam, scheduled top be held on November 25, 2018, can now[Read More…]

Odisha CM seeks inquiry into negligence in Sun Temple preservation

Odisha CM seeks inquiry into negligence in Sun Temple preservation

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has requested the Central government to conduct an inquiry regarding the replacement of artistic stone carvings at Konark Sun Temple with plain stones. He also asked the Centre to advise the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to take appropriate steps immediately for the preservation[Read More…]

Odisha: Underground waste bins in Berhampur soon

Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BeMC) is ready to initiate the underground garbage bin facility soon in the city. The whole arrangement is equipped with semi-underground dustbins located on the roadside to store wet and dry garbage in Ganjam district. The whole scheme priced around Rs 5 crore, the project will start[Read More…]

Hockey India announce World Cup squad

New Delhi: Hockey India on Thursday named the 18-member Indian squad for the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 which is scheduled to begin on November 28 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhuvaneshwar. The team will be led by Manpreet Singh while the vice-captain is Chinglensana Singh Kangujam. The Indian[Read More…]

Odisha government hikes minimum daily wages

Odisha CM performs groundbreaking of 15 industrial units

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday performed the groundbreaking ceremony via video conference for 15 industrial units which will collectively invest Rs 1807.92 crore in the state. The projects will create employment opportunities for 8,883 people. He also launched the Odisha Aerospace and Defence Manufacturing Policy-2018, which aims[Read More…]

Odisha government hikes minimum daily wages

Odisha government hikes minimum daily wages

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday increased the minimum daily wages of unskilled, semi-skilled, skilled and highly-skilled labourers in the state. The Labour and ESI department published a gazette notification in this regard on Tuesday. As per the revised pay, the daily wages of unskilled labourers have been hiked to[Read More…]

Odisha: Youth’s mutilated body found in Ganjam

In a horrific incident on Saturday morning, police recovered the mutilated body of a youth from a nullah at Haladia Padar railway flyover near Gosani Nuagaon in Ganjam district. The deceased was identified as Sonu Ghadei alias Jadu, who was working with the Berhampur Municipal Corporation as a contractual cleaning[Read More…]

Odisha: A boy missing for 15 years, comebacks home

Hadi Dhangadamajhi, son of Sukra Dhangadamajhi in Mudulipada village of Khairaput block in Malkangiri was lost, when he was 12-year-old. His parents tried to search him but failed. Parents also filed a missing complaint in the issue, but the police found no clues of Hadi. A few days back, Hadi’s[Read More…]

10 from Chhattisgarh killed in road accident in Odisha

10 from Chhattisgarh killed in road accident in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least 10 persons from Chhattisgarh were killed after a car in which they were travelling collided head-on with a truck on NH-35 in Odisha’s Nuapada district, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place near Silada in Nuapada late on Tuesday night. The pilgrims of Pithora area of[Read More…]

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