It has also pointed at a large number of vacancies for teaching staff and irrational recruitment.
A steel complex of POSCO next to the refinery couldn’t take off because of land acquisition problems.
In July 2012, Orissa govt had slapped penalty on 294 miners for extracting ore in excess of the limits set.
Mishra, who owns a host of companies, including a TV channel, allegedly defrauded investors to the tune of Rs 500 crore.
The Congress has been searching for a new face to replace OPCC president Jaydev Jena, a Dalit.
Naveen Patnaik’s personal assistant Saroj Sahu was interrogated for over one-and-half hour on Saturday over his links with the Seashore group.
The MP is believed to be close to CMD of Seashore group Prashant Das, now in CBI remand for interrogation.
M B Shah Commission in its report found that as many as 38 leaseholders of iron ore and manganese mines encroached on at least 306.33 hectare.
In the new Act, the discretionary power of a tehsildar to impose a lesser sum on homesteadless person has been withdrawn.
The interim order comes as a relief as the Centre is all set to meet next week to decide on the appointment of the next CBI director.
District officials admitted that Podampeta was among the toughest to evacuate during last year’s cyclone.
It was alleged that he gave advance payment of Rs 59 crore to some steel and cement suppliers in 2009.
Bhatia, who was accompanied by her friend, was questioned for over three hours at the CBI office.
A CBI spokesperson said Mohanty was arrested for alleged misuse of his official position and misappropriation of funds of the group.
Centre has sounded warning to State governments over reports that foreign nationals are buying immovable property illegally in some parts of the country in violation of the rules and regulations under FEMA. In a recent letter to State governments including Orissa, Centre has intimated that foreign nationals coming to India and staying beyond 182 days on tourists visa or […]