Section: Odisha

WAPCOS discusses draft plan for water conservation in Old Town

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Water and Power Consultancy Services Limited (WAPCOS), a mini Ratna Company of the Government of India, has prepared a draft plan for rejuvenation and sustainable conservation plan of holy Lake Bindusagar and its five periphery tanks and presented its concept before stakeholders at a meeting in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) yesterday and also organised a meet on the banks of the historic water body.

Trader looted of Rs 4 lakh near Unit-I market in Bhubaneswar

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In broad daylight mayhem in the State capital Bhubaneswar today, bike-borne miscreants looted lakhs from a FMCG trader from near the Unit-I market area. The incident raised serious concern over the safety and security of the denizens in the city as the area where the loot occurred happens to be a crowded place.

Lawyers’ Action Committee against LCI recommendations in two weeks

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The National Conference of Bar Councils held at State capital Bhubaneswar to discuss its future course of action against the recommendations of the Law Commission of India (LCI) on Advocates’ (Amendment) Bill, 2017 concluded today with several important resolutions.

SAAT-2017 test begins

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SOA University’s four-day national level online admission test, SAAT-2017, began on Saturday at 34 centres across the country on Saturday, a university release said.

Three scavengers asphyxiated to death, one critical in Gajapati

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In an unfortunate incident in the Paralakhemundi area of the Gajapati district today, three persons died while cleaning a septic tank. Tension gripped the area following the incident.

BCI Chairman pushed out of conference for supporting Law panel recommendations

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In a major embarrassment for Bar Council of India (BCI) chairman Manan Mishra on Saturday he was resisted, threatened and then pushed out of the National Conference venue of the Bar Associations of India, held here. The conference was being held at the Mayfair hotel in the city.

Odisha Government effects reshuffle at senior IAS level, 10 shifted

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Effecting the second consecutive reshuffle in the senior IAS level within two days, Odisha Government assigned new responsibilities to 10 officers in the State today. Several of the new portfolio bearers have got additional charges this time.

‘Will raise special category status demand for State at NITI Aayog meet’

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Odisha will reiterate its demand for special category status to the State at the NITI Aayog meeting to be held on Sunday at New Delhi, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday.

CM leaves for Delhi to attend NITI Aayog meet tomorrow

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will leave for New Delhi on a five-day visit to today. Patnaik is primarily visiting the national capital to attend the NITI Aayog meeting on April 23.

Girl raped, pushed into deep well in Subarnapur

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In yet another ghastly and inhuman incident, some miscreants raped a village girl and pushed her into a deep well in Odisha’s Subarnapur district this morning. The girl died in the well.