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Orissa government


Orissa told to compensate 13 sexually abused kids

March 13, 2015 1:15 am

It was alleged that 38 students of Navodaya Vidyalaya were subjected to sexual exploitation by a teacher, also the warden of the residential school.

Let off after 2 years, accused ‘Naxal’ still lives in fear of cops

February 23, 2015 1:35 am

Geetanjali Mohanty ran pillar to post to secure the release of son Sangram and Dandapani. “Each day seemed like years,” she says.

RBI asks Orissa to stop deposit collections by credit societies

February 19, 2015 3:08 am

The CBI is currently probing a multi-crore chit-fund scam in the state.

Orissa seeks changes in mining ordinance

February 17, 2015 2:00 am

Orissa has said it does not want 50 year term iron ore mining lease and instead wants it to be limited to 30 years.

Forest land: Orissa seeks time

January 16, 2015 3:16 am

Mining was allowed in the diverted forest land together with non-forest land after payment of the NPV (net present value) for non-diverted balance forest area.

As revenue mop-up lags, Orissa asks captive mines to raise output

December 18, 2014 1:57 am

FY15 target stood at Rs 6,346 cr, but by November-end, only Rs 2,625 crore could be collected.

A day before SC hearing on chit fund scam, Orissa pledges logistical support to CBI, ED team

November 13, 2014 9:25 pm

Divan filed an application in SC complaining that the Orissa govt was not cooperating in the investigation.

Chit fund scam: Orissa govt forms panel to fix compensation

November 03, 2014 2:50 am

The compensation would not exceed the principal amount of the depositor.

Orissa forms panel to assess Essar Oil’s CBM block

November 01, 2014 3:47 am

Essar Oil was awarded the CBM block (IB-CBM-2008/IV) in Ib Valley coalfields of Orissa in 2009.

‘Illegal mining cost Orissa R17,000 cr’

October 18, 2014 1:30 am

The notional value of minerals produced in excess of the environmental clearance adds up to Rs 17,091.24 crore.