Section: Odisha

Nayagarh to get train service from today

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Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu would dedicate the newly built new line section from Bolgarh Road to Nayagarh Town of the ongoing Khurda Road-Bolangir Rail Line Project and inaugurate the Nayagarh Town Station Building and Bolagarh Road Passenger Halt and flag off the extension of Khurda Road-Bolagarh Road-Khurda Road Passenger Trains up to Nayagarh today.

Ex Min Mohanty meets CM, says to work for BJD

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In a political development, former Minister Raghunath Mohanty, who had been denied a ticket to fight the 2014 general elections and kept away from all BJD affairs, met party president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the latter’s residence, Naveen Niwas, here this morning.

Barat van overturns in Mayurbhanj; 6 hurt, 3 critical

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Tension has gripped the Hingula coalmines area in Angul district as a man was found buried in a quarry this morning. Police recovered the body.

Man found dead in Angul coalminequarry

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Tension has gripped the Hingula coalmines area in Angul district as a man was found buried in a quarry this morning. Police recovered the body.

Group clash at Bhanjanagar; 2 critical, 10 bikes damaged

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Two persons were severely injured in a group clash erupted between villagers of Chakundapali and Agajhola under the Bhanjanagar police station in Ganjam district this morning.

BJD stir over SCS status, Mahandadi issue today

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The BJD will hold demonstrations at all district headquarters and ADM offices at Bhubbaneswar, Brahmapur and Rourkela to protest alleged Central negligence in resolving the Mahanadi water dispute and conferring Special State Category status to Odisha despite repeated requests from the State Government.

Odisha gets three more Post Office Passport Seva Kendras

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The Union Government would open three more Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSKs) in the State. The proposed facilities would come up in Balasore, Berhampur and Bhawanipatna. This was informed by Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swraj.

Puri Rath Yatra: Devotees, carpenters get insurance cover

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All arrangements have been put in place for the upcoming annual Rath Yatra on June 25 in Puri. A marked difference this year is that the carpenter servitors (Moharana Sevayats) who construct the chariots for the deities have been insured.

Gambling den busted in city, six held, Rs 91K seized

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In a major breakthrough the Commissionerate Police today busted a gambling den racket by arresting six persons in Laxmi Sagar area.

BJP holds silent stir against egg attacks a day before BJD’s hartal

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A day before the BJD hit the streets to protest against the remark of Union Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh regarding Odisha's demand for special category status on Monday, BJP activists today took out a silent protest (Nirab Pratibad) across the State against egg attacks on Union Ministers during their Odisha visit.