In a major step against the India’s largest public sector oil, chemicals, and engineering services company Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) today, the Odisha Government cleared it that interest-free loans would no more be granted to its refinery at Paradeep.
In a big loss to the Odisha cricket fraternity veteran Ranji player from the State Yashpal Mohanty passed away today. Mohanty was sick since last few months and was hospitalized in a city hospital in Cuttack.
The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act 2016 got State cabinet nod today. The law which was a long pending one is expected to be immensely helpful in safeguarding the interests of the property buyers in the State.
While the State BJP gave a good fight to the ruling BJD in the recently concluded panchayat election in Odisha, its legislature party holding a strategic meet here today.
Foiling the robbery plan of a group of dacoits police arrested two of them from the Lalbagh area today morning.
Two women cadre Maoists surrendered before the Malangiri district Superintendent of Police (SP) Mitrabhanu Moahapatra on Thursday.
Suspended Odisha Small Industries Corporation (OSIC) Managing Director and IAS officer Partha Sarathi Mishra, who was arrested on graft charges by the Vigilance recently, on Thursday said he was a victim of conspiracy hatched by some of his members of the staff.
Trouble has mounted for Khariar Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Sarat Chandra Panda as Vigilance sleuths on Thursday carried out raids at the house and office Panda on charges of accumulating assets disproportionate to his known sources of income a day after Income Tax Department sleuths conducted search operations over tax evasion.
Odia girl Barnali Hota, famed for her singing talent in the national arena for the reality show “Dil Hai Hindustani” in Star Plus channel, is all set to showcase her charisma at the Patha Utsav on Sunday, with her band.
The Budget Session is likely to be stormy on the second day on Thursday in view of changed political scenario created after the three-tier panchayat polls concluded on Tuesday.