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SC admits SLP against Odisha CM in Talabira case

SC admits SLP against Odisha CM in Talabira case

Odisha Sun Times Bureau New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, Apr 1: The Supreme Court today admitted a Special Leave Petition (SLP) seeking summons to be issued to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen…

Modi plays federalism card on visit to Odisha’s Steel City

Modi plays federalism card on visit to Odisha’s Steel City

Reported by Malay Ray Rourkela, Apr 1: On his maiden visit to Odisha after becoming Prime Minister, Narendra Modi today made all the right noises and struck the…





STATE

8246 girls have gone missing in Odisha since 2009

8246 girls have gone missing in Odisha since 2009

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 1: A whopping 8246 girls have gone missing in Odisha during 2009-13 period. The cops are clueless on 64% of these mystery…

Students ransack Odisha college alleging harassment cover-up

Students ransack Odisha college alleging harassment cover-up

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Cuttack, Apr 1: Accusing the college authorities of attempting to hush up a case of alleged sexual harassment, students of a government-run diploma engineering…

Mercury shoots up in Odisha, to be intense in next four days

Mercury shoots up in Odisha, to be intense in next four days

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 1: After a brief respite, temperature in most parts of Odisha went up alarmingly today. Barring Gopalpur (31), Puri (33) and Koraput…

Mesco takes over Maithan plant in Odisha for Rs 1160 cr

Mesco takes over Maithan plant in Odisha for Rs 1160 cr

Odisha Sun Times Business Bureau New Delhi, April 1: Mesco Steel has acquired Maithan Ispat at Kalinga Nagar in Odisha’s Jajpur district for Rs 1,160 crore in a…

CRIME

Documents leak: All accused sent to judicial custody till April 15

Documents leak: All accused sent to judicial custody till April 15

New Delhi, April 1: A court here on Wednesday extended the judicial custody of the 13 accused, including five corporate executives,…

Girl shot dead in Bengaluru school

Girl shot dead in Bengaluru school

Bengaluru, April 1: An 18-year-old girl student was shot dead in her school premises here by an office attendant for spurning…

CITY

Activists smear non-Odia name plates on Odisha Day

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 1: While Odisha was draped in the festive spirit on the occasion of its 80th foundation day, some activists today took…

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MISCELLANY

Sexual identity shift early in life tied to depression

Washington, April 1: Gay, lesbian and bisexual people who initially were in heterosexual relations and did not report same-sex romantic attraction or relationships are more likely to…

HEALTH

How to heal skin infections among chronic drinkers

New York, April 1: Chronic alcohol intake could lead to severe skin infection and researchers have now found that boosting immune responses of those suffering from alcoholism…

SCI TECH

NASA’s asteroid mission passes critical milestone

Washington, April 1: NASA’s ground-breaking science mission to retrieve a sample from an ancient space rock has moved closer to fruition. The Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification…

BLOG

A Wishlist For Odisha 2020 on Utkal Divas

By Charudutta Panigrahi I hail from Odisha and I love my state. Almost at the cost of sounding jingoistic I realize the value of my state, my…

ART & CULTURE

Activists smear non-Odia name plates on Odisha Day

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 1: While Odisha was draped in the festive spirit on the occasion of its 80th foundation day, some activists today took…

ENVIRONMENT

Secret of how continents were formed revealed

New York, April 1: A new research has revealed how the continents were formed on earth more than 2.5 billion years ago and how those processes have…