Robbery bid foiled, two arrested in Cuttack

Foiling the robbery plan of a group of dacoits police arrested two of them from the Lalbagh area today morning.

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Odisha

Odisha

  • Judicial panel on Jagannath Temple reforms to visit Tirupati on Feb 26

    The Justice Bimal Prasad Das Commission of Inquiry appointed by the State Government to bring in reforms into the functioning of the Jagannath Temple, Puri will visit Tirupati Temple in Andhra Pradesh on February 26 to study the temple management, security aspects and servitors appointment process and role there before submitting his interim report to the Government.

Odisha

  • Graft charge: Tainted IAS Mishra produced in court

    Vigilance sleuths produced tainted IAS officer and suspended Orissa State Small Industries Corporation (OSIC) Managing Director Partha Sarathi Mishra at the Special Vigilance Court, Cuttack after completion of the latter’s two-day remand.

Odisha

  • Bargarh Ambabhona missing woman found dead

    The body of a woman, who was missing along with his infant son from February 20, was found in a pond in Kandapalla village under Ambabhona police station in Bargarh district this morning.

Odisha

Odisha

Odisha

  • Dhenkanal trader looted of Rs 2 lakh

    In another such incident, three miscreants snatched away Rs 2 lakh from a businessman on gun point in Parjanga area in Dhenkanal district this morning.

Odisha

  • Odisha Council of Ministers to approve 2017-18 Budget today

    The Odisha Council of Ministers will approve the Budget for 2017-18 on Wednesday. The Council of Ministers’ meet which has been convened at 5.30 pm at the State Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will be followed by Cabinet meeting at 6.30 pm.

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Globe

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Iraqi forces push up to Mosul's key military base by airport

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Sports

Spinners turn the game on for India; Australia 153/4 at tea

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U-17 World Cup match ticket to cost less than Rs 100

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Weather

Cold morning in city

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Cold wave continues to grip Odisha; Phulbani records 9 degree Celsius

Cold weather continued to grip Odisha as mercury remained below 12 degree Celsius at many places on Wednesday morning.

Entertainment

Don’t be surprised if you see Shraddha Kapoor doing ‘dancercise’!

Modern-day film stars are known to go out of their way to keep themselves fit. So, be it spending hours at gyms, doing Pilates or practicing CrossFit, they follow their exercise regimens religiously. Now, HT has learnt that Shraddha Kapoor has been following a unique dancercise routine for the past few weeks.

Kriti Sanon won't even look at the script if she were to work with THIS director!

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Sensex surges 106 pts in early trade on F&O expiry

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Chandrasekaran elected chairman of Tata group's Indian Hotels

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