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Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to identify land for waste collection centres

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to identify land for waste collection centres

BHUBANESWAR: To open collection centres for the Swachhata Kendra that will come up at the Temporary Transit Station (TTS) near for the collection of plastic waste in 10 wards, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will start identifying land from Monday. The BMC has signed an MoU with the (UNDP) and […]

PM raises Pipili gangrape to brand Naveen government anti-women

PM raises Pipili gangrape to brand Naveen government anti-women

BARIPADA: Prime Minister on Saturday raised the issue of recent acquittal of accused in alleged gangrape and murder while questioning government?s credentials on safety, security and development of women here on Saturday. On a day when Naveen chose Puri to launch interest free loan up to Rs 3 lakh for […]

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces interest free loans for women SHGs

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces interest free loans for women SHGs

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister on Saturday announced interest-free loan up to Rs 3 lakh for the women self-help group members (SHGs), a move that would benefit around 70 lakh women associated with six lakh groups. Announcing it at the Mission Shakti convention in Puri attended by around 70,000 women, the chief […]

Odisha chief electoral officer holds preparatory meeting for simultaneous elections

Odisha chief electoral officer holds preparatory meeting for simultaneous elections

BHUBANESWAR: Chief electoral officer (CEO) of the state Surendra Kumar on Saturday started preparation for upcoming elections and conducted an orientation programme for police, crime branch, excise and income tax officers. Kumar said special teams will be formed for smooth conduct of the elections. ?The main objective of the orientation […]

CM Naveen Patnaik demands train on Khurda to Balangir route

CM Naveen Patnaik demands train on Khurda to Balangir route

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister on Friday urged the Centre to introduce a passenger train in the newly-constructed Balangir-Bhainsapalli section of the 289-km Khurda -Balangir project. The 16-km line is expected to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his proposed visit to Balangir on January 16. Naveen, in a letter […]

Day before PM Modi visit, Naveen Patnaik asks Gadkari to improve NHs in Odisha

Day before PM Modi visit, Naveen Patnaik asks Gadkari to improve NHs in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: Day before Prime Minister is scheduled to lay foundation stone for three national highway (NH) projects at Baripada, chief minister on Friday asked the Centre to improve condition of existing highway projects in . In a letter to Union highways minister , the chief minister said is suffering a […]

Government clears proposals to create 6,000 jobs

Government clears proposals to create 6,000 jobs

BHUBANESWAR: The state level single window clearance authority (), led by chief secretary A P Padhi, on Friday cleared investment proposals worth Rs 1,177 crore, which will create employment opportunities for 6,031 people. The approved projects are from various sectors, including sanitary ware, food processing, hospitality, electronics manufacturing, IT services […]

PM Narendra Modi likely to raise pitch on chit fund scam at meet on Saturday

PM Narendra Modi likely to raise pitch on chit fund scam at meet on Saturday

BHUBANESWAR: Less than a fortnight ago on December 24, a key part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi?s speech at a public meeting in Khurda was his reference to the in the state. When Modi will address a public meeting at Baripada on Saturday, it is widely anticipated the PM may […]

MLAs meet Naveen over HC bench demand in W Odisha

MLAs meet Naveen over HC bench demand in W Odisha

BHUBANESWAR/CUTTACK: Amid mounting protests over the demand to establish permanent bench of Orissa high court in western region, a group of legislators, cutting across party lines, met chief minister at his residence here on Friday. They sought Naveen?s intervention. Informing about the meeting, Jharsuguda Congress legislator Naba Das said, ?The […]

Cyclone Pabuk: Seven districts in Odisha on alert

Cyclone Pabuk: Seven districts in Odisha on alert

BHUBANESWAR: The government has put seven districts on alert in view of cyclonic activities in the South China Sea. In this regard, the revenue and disaster management department of the Odisha government issued an advisory on Thursday. “A cyclonic storm Pabuk lay centered at 0830 hours IST of January 3 […]