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CM for extension of OTELP to whole of tribal Odisha

CM for extension of OTELP to whole of tribal Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, June 2: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today directed the ST & SC Development, Minorities & Backward Classes Welfare department to extend the…

Rajashree rejects Odisha court’s bid for patch-up with Barsa

Rajashree rejects Odisha court’s bid for patch-up with Barsa

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Baleswar, Jun 2: Son of former Odisha minister Raghunath Mohanty, Rajashree, today rejected the reconciliation bid by his estranged wife, Barsa Swony Choudhury, during…





STATE

Four Odisha cadre IAS officers get new assignments at Centre

Four Odisha cadre IAS officers get new assignments at Centre

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jun 2: The Centre today ordered new postings for four IAS officers of Odisha cadre. 1980 batch IAS officer Anup Kumar Pujari has…

Police in Odisha capital not taking calls on CUG numbers

Police in Odisha capital not taking calls on CUG numbers

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jun 2: A month after the much-hyped closed user group (CUG) numbers to provide permanent contact numbers to each police station in Odisha’s…

Justice Mohanty vs Goutam Sahu: is the Odisha govt only for VIPs?

Justice Mohanty vs Goutam Sahu: is the Odisha govt only for VIPs?

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jun 2: Within two days of the daring dacoity at the house of retired High Court judge Justice Pradyumna Kumar Mohanty at Cuttack…

72 sub-divisional hospitals, 377 CHCs in Odisha yet to avail ‘Niramaya’

72 sub-divisional hospitals, 377 CHCs in Odisha yet to avail ‘Niramaya’

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, June 2: While the Odisha government has been trumpeting the success of ‘Niramaya’- the state government’s scheme under which 570 different medicines are…

CRIME

Telugu actress rescued from Goa prostitution racket

Telugu actress rescued from Goa prostitution racket

Panaji, June 2: A small time Telugu film actress was rescued from a prostitution racket and her pimp arrested in a…

Firing on Railway officer: Odisha police seeks to take ARSS MD on two-day remand

Firing on Railway officer: Odisha police seeks to take ARSS MD on two-day remand

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Jun 2: The commissionerate police have filed a petition in a trial court in Odisha’s Capital…

CITY

Firing on Railway officer: Odisha police seeks to take ARSS MD on two-day remand

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Jun 2: The commissionerate police have filed a petition in a trial court in Odisha’s Capital city seeking to take Managing Director…

FORUM

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MISCELLANY

Why soft drinks could make you a couch potato

New York, June 2: Diets rich in fructose, carbohydrate derived from fruit and vegetables, may lead to a significant weight gain, physical inactivity and body fat deposition,…

HEALTH

72 sub-divisional hospitals, 377 CHCs in Odisha yet to avail ‘Niramaya’

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, June 2: While the Odisha government has been trumpeting the success of ‘Niramaya’- the state government’s scheme under which 570 different medicines…

SCI TECH

Mechanism that causes cancer to metastasize identified

Madrid, June 2: An international team of researchers has found the mechanism whereby cancerous cells manage to spread from their original location to other parts of the…

BLOG

Why Congress doesn’t give Manmohan the credit he deserves

By Amulya Ganguli*  The Narendra Modi government’s chief economic advisor, Arvind Subramanian, has said that the rate of poverty reduction from 2005-06 to 2011-12 was the fastest…

ART & CULTURE

Shankaracharya, disciples pay obeisance at snana mandap

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Puri, June 2: Shankaracharya of Govardhanpeeth Swami Nischalanada Saraswati today had darshan of Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath, Devi Subhadra and Lord Sudarshan at…

ENVIRONMENT

Sexless reproduction found among sawfish in Florida estuary

Washington, June 2: Some female sawfish living in a Florida estuary have apparently started to reproduce without mating, marking the first case known of parthenogenesis among vertebrates…