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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 […]

Odisha clears investment proposals worth Rs 1177 crore

Odisha clears investment proposals worth Rs 1177 crore

BHUBANESWAR: The state level single window clearance authority (SLSWCA) led by chief secretary A P Padhi on Friday cleared investment proposals worth Rs 1177 crore, which will create employment opportunities for 6031 people. The approved projects were from various sectors including sanitary ware, food processing, hospitality, electronics manufacturing, IT services […]

‘Piped gas supply in Patna from next month‘

‘Piped gas supply in Patna from next month‘

By: Arunima Lal PATNA: Deputy chief minister (CM) (SuMo) on Thursday said supply of piped cooking gas to city households would begin from February. In his keynote speech at the 10th City Gas Distribution (CGD) bidding organized by Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) at a hotel on Thursday, […]

Cops on alert ahead of New Year?s Eve revelry

Cops on alert ahead of New Year?s Eve revelry

BHUBANESWAR/CUTTACK: The twin city police have prepared themselves to tackle any emergency on New Year?s Eve and New Year?s Day on Monday and Tuesday, respectively. As the cities get ready to welcome 2019 and revellers fix plans to party the night away, security has been beefed up across the two […]

Cops to use AI, analytics and mobile computing to stay ahead in the game

Cops to use AI, analytics and mobile computing to stay ahead in the game

BHUBANESWAR/CUTTACK: The state police have decided to use the latest such as artificial intelligence, data analytics and mobile computing to improve analysis of crime data. (AI) will generate a check-list to help investigating officers move on the right track of investigation. ?We will start using artificial intelligence from next year. […]

Rlys demolishes illegal shops near Cuttack station

Rlys demolishes illegal shops near Cuttack station

CUTTACK: Encroachments along the road passing through Station Bazaar, near the second entry gate of the city?s railway station, were pulled down on Sunday. The eviction drive was carried out by the East Coast Railway to make the road congestion-free. The railway officials said the road near the second entry […]

Puri cops probe attack on tourist

Puri cops probe attack on tourist

BHUBANESWAR: Police on Wednesday began a probe into the attack on a tourist in Puri on Tuesday night. Pramod Jena from was brutally assaulted and robbed of his belongings at the Ballav parking area on Grand Road. He is currently undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. […]

Bhubaneswar and Cuttack route gets new buses

Bhubaneswar and Cuttack route gets new buses

BHUBANESWAR: Augmenting the city bus service between Bhubaneswar and , the Capital Region Urban Transport () on Wednesday ran 28 buses ? 19 AC and nine non-AC buses ? on the route. In Bhubaneswar, the buses will pass through major junctions such as Infocity, Patia, Nandankanan and Trisulia Bridge. This […]

Highway robbery gang busted, 10 held

Highway robbery gang busted, 10 held

BERHAMPUR: Police on Tuesday busted an inter-district highway robbery gang with arrest of its 10 members, including two receivers of stolen items. The gang was involved in the loot of an (IMFL) loaded truck at Badaghati under Ganjam district?s Khallikote police station on December 4. ?Police seized three vehicles, including […]

Cops under scanner for lapses in road rule fines

Cops under scanner for lapses in road rule fines

BHUBANESWAR: have been caught in the wrong foot executing the Motor Vehicles (MV) Act, 1988 in the state. While the police are empowered to invoke only three out of 33 penalty sections of the Act, involving compoundable offences, they have been found exercising their authority illegally by imposing fine under […]