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PMO refuses Odisha student’s query on Modi’s wardrobe

PMO refuses Odisha student’s query on Modi’s wardrobe

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has turned down an Odisha student’s RTI query on the cost incurred on Prime Minister Narendra…

Assembly panel on ‘protocol’ to keep Odisha babus on toes

Assembly panel on ‘protocol’ to keep Odisha babus on toes

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: Babus in Odisha, beware. You will now have a protocol committee keeping a watch over your every move when dealing with…





STATE

Adivasi Bazar for Dangaria Kondhs in Odisha’s Rayagada dist soon

Adivasi Bazar for Dangaria Kondhs in Odisha’s Rayagada dist soon

Reported by Ranjan Rath Rayagada, Apr 18: Dangaria Kondhs of Niyamgiri area in Rayagada district are now just a step away from having a long cherished dream fulfilled…

Maoists protest new CRPF base camps in Odisha’s Rayagada dist

Maoists protest new CRPF base camps in Odisha’s Rayagada dist

Reported by Ranjan Rath Rayagada, Apr 18: Police have seized several Maoist posters in Kurli panchayat of Bisamkatak block in Odisha’s Rayagada district. Sources said in the posters,…

NTPC signs MoU with Odisha for ‘world class’ ITI in Ganjam

NTPC signs MoU with Odisha for ‘world class’ ITI in Ganjam

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Odisha government to set up a…

Odisha CM’s ‘wife’ lands in Naveen Nivas to do Biju’s shraddha!

Odisha CM’s ‘wife’ lands in Naveen Nivas to do Biju’s shraddha!

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: Security personnel on duty at Naveen Nivas, the residence of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, had a torrid time when a woman…

CRIME

Odisha man blackmailing girl with sex tape arrested

Odisha man blackmailing girl with sex tape arrested

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Cuttack, Apr 18: Another instance of sex tape and attempted blackmail has come to the fore in…

Odisha man gets 30-yr RI for raping minor sister-in-law

Odisha man gets 30-yr RI for raping minor sister-in-law

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Jajpur Road, Apr 18: A sessions court in Odisha’s Jajpur district on Friday sentenced a 33-year-old man…

CITY

Mercury shoots up in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: The state capital recorded the highest temperature of this season as mercury went up sharply at most places in Odisha…

FORUM

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MISCELLANY

PMO refuses Odisha student’s query on Modi’s wardrobe

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 18: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has turned down an Odisha student’s RTI query on the cost incurred on Prime Minister…

HEALTH

Birth centers go up from 23 to 38 in Odisha’s Kandhamal

Reported by Simanchal Pattanaik Phulbani, Apr 18: The number of child-birth centers in Odisha’s backward Kandhamal district has gone up from 23 to 38, said the district’s coordinator for National…

SCI TECH

Squirming actually helps hyperactive kids learn

New York, April 18: Think twice before you slam a child with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to sit still and concentrate. Researchers have found that the foot-tapping, leg-swinging…

BLOG

Has Rahul Gandhi shot himself in the foot?

By Amulya Ganguli*  Unlike the Biblical tale of a prodigal son, the return of a foot-loose family member may not be a cause of great joy to…

ART & CULTURE

Visitors to Netaji museum in Odisha sore at denial of access

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Cuttack, Apr 18: At a time when the demand for declassification of files relating to the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose…

ENVIRONMENT

9/11 rescue workers face chronic illnesses

New York, April 18: The 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City in 2001 have left a legacy of chronic ill health among…