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Odisha Assembly passes Bill to simplify sale, lease of land owned by Jagannath Temple

March 30, 2022 7:17:15 pm

In January this year, the Odisha state cabinet had approved the amendments which simplify issues pertaining to land owned by the Jagannath Temple.

Odisha: BJP, Congress slam bureaucrats for meeting CM after BJD’s poll victory

March 29, 2022

BJP state general secretary Prithviraj Harichandan accused the bureaucrats of the state of “bringing disgrace to their service and lowering the dignity of the executive branch of the government”.

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At Odisha beach divided by sea erosion, Olive Ridley turtles spot new island for nesting

March 28, 2022 5:48:20 pm

Though activists had been concerned over the erosion and shifting course of the Rushikulya river, it has caused the water body to pierce through the beach, dividing it into two halves, one of which has turned into a nesting zone for over one lakh endangered turtles.

Rs 1.36 crore and 1.2 kg gold seized from Odisha engineer in vigilance raids

March 28, 2022 4:40:10 pm

The vigilance department registers its highest-ever cash seizure from a government official after raiding the premises of Ashis Kumar Dash, a rural works engineer. A total of Rs 4 crore was found in 12 bank accounts linked to him and insurance policies.

Odisha cameraman’s murder: Victim’s former woman employer, aide arrested

March 28, 2022 10:15:08 pm

The development comes five days after the investigation into the case was handed over to the CID-Crime branch in view of the gravity of the case and also because the crime was committed in multiple districts of the state.

Odisha: BJD sweeps urban polls, wins 76 of 108 ULBs

March 26, 2022 10:08:31 pm

The BJP came a distant second by winning 16 ULBs, and the Congress won seven. Nine ULBs were won by smaller parties and Independents

Odisha civic poll results: BJD leads in 76 of 108 Odisha civic bodies

March 26, 2022 3:24:00 pm

Elections to 106 civic bodies and three municipal corporations in the state were held on Thursday, in which 65 per cent of voters turned out to exercise their franchise. As many as 6,411 candidates contested the elections to Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in Odisha. 

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Odisha : 65% voter turnout in ULB polls

March 25, 2022 4:08:27 am

The elections were held to elect 1,899 councillors, 106 chairpersons, and mayors for 109 urban local bodies.           

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Odisha cameraman’s killing: Case handed to CID-Crime Branch

March 23, 2022 9:46:53 pm

Sarmistha Rout, the owner and editor of a web portal and fortnightly magazine, allegedly got Swain killed as he was in possession of a chip which contained photos and videos related to her.

Chilika MLA, who rammed car into crowd, denied bail, sent to judicial custody

Chilika MLA, who rammed car into crowd, denied bail, sent to judicial custody

March 23, 2022 12:40:46 pm

Jagdev was produced before Banpur Judicial Magistrate of First Class (JMFC) court under tight security to avoid any untoward incident. The MLA was arrested on Tuesday after his discharge from a private hospital in Bhubaneswar.

Odisha: Retired bureaucrat held in cameraman’s murder case

March 22, 2022 3:28:15 am

The former Odisha Information Services officer, Niranjan Sethi, had retired in February as the Director (Technical) of the State Information and Public Relations Department.

Puri: Six persons arrested for ‘murdering’ Jagannath temple servitor

March 22, 2022 3:28:55 am

The victim, Krushna Chandra Pratihari (45), was shot in the head and chest from a close range by two assailants outside a gym in Harchandi Sahi on March 16.

Odisha camerman murder: web portal editor on the run, say cops

March 19, 2022 8:18:24 pm

According to the police, the three persons arrested so far have confessed to abducting and murdering Manas Swain at Sarmistha Rout’s behest.

Odisha: 22 injured as Chilika MLA rams car into crowd, leader assaulted later

March 13, 2022 8:14:30 am

BJP state general secretary Prithviraj Harishchandan demanded immediate arrest of the MLA. The BJD, too, condemned the incident and asked for strongest action against the accused as per law.

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No threat to Puri temple; NMA, ASI approval received: Odisha govt

March 12, 2022 9:29:18 am

In a statement, government media adviser Manas Mangraj said: "The Supreme Court supported the work of the Odisha Government and also directed the ASI to cooperate and permit these developmental activities."

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ASI writes to Odisha govt, warns of threats to Puri Heritage Project

March 11, 2022 2:36:31 am

The letter came days after ASI director general V Vidyavathi visited the temple in the last week of February to monitor the ongoing project work. The ASI is the custodian of the Puri Jagannath Temple.

Odisha: Two killed, one injured as bridge collapses in Cuttack

March 10, 2022 9:40:47 am

A portion of a bridge connecting Chhatra Bazaar and Malgodown in Cuttack city collapsed on Wednesday evening.

Odisha: Two killed, one injured as bridge collapses in Cuttack

Odisha: Two killed, one injured as bridge collapses in Cuttack

March 10, 2022 9:41:10 am

A portion of a bridge connecting Chhatra Bazaar and Malgodown in Cuttack city collapsed on Wednesday evening.

Ruling BJD sweeps Odisha rural polls, to form Zilla Parishads in all 30 districts

March 2, 2022 1:20:55 am

The BJP, which had formed eight ZPs after winning 297 seats in 2017, came a distant second with only 42 seats. Congress came third with 37 seats, down from the 60 it had secured last time for forming 2 ZPs

Odisha panchayat polls: Tales of grit and indefatigable spirit

March 1, 2022 5:36:17 pm

Till last reports came in, the BJD had won 759 of 845 zilla parishad seats. The BJP was a distant second with 42 seats and the Congress had secured 37 seats.

Odisha Panchayat Election Results 2022: BJD leading in 249 Zilla Parishad seats followed by BJP 32

February 26, 2022 12:31:32 pm

Odisha Local Body Election Results, 2022 Odisha Panchayat Election Results: The counting of votes for 315 Zilla Parishad Zone seats began at 8 am in different block headquarters on Saturday under strict adherence to Covid-19 guidelines.

Odisha govt to bear expenses of bringing back students, workers stranded in Ukraine: CM

February 25, 2022 3:38:48 pm

Most of the students are pursuing MBBS courses at the National Medical University at Kharkiv and Kyiv Medical University and staying in apartments.

Odisha readies learning loss tests and extracurricular activities as schools reopen on February 28

February 24, 2022 5:18:37 pm

The education department says it is important that the students who will be sitting in classrooms for six-seven hours again feel at ease. It will assess the children for their skills in English, maths and Odia to address issues of learning loss.

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First vote in Maoist hotbed in Odisha’s Swabiman Anchal in 15 years

February 24, 2022 2:48:38 pm

Left-wing ultras operating in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh used to take shelter in the area as it was almost inaccessible for security personnel, said an official engaged in anti-Maoist operations.

Orissa HC directs state government to set up special courts for cases of illegal mining

February 23, 2022 5:11:16 pm

Justice Sahoo also said Odisha benefits from the revenue generated by mining and an increasing number of cases reported under the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) (MMDR) Act, which remain unresolved, can adversely affect the revenues.

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