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Odisha steel units seek preference in non-coal auction

Odisha steel units seek preference in non-coal auction

Bhubaneswar, Sep 5: Steel units which have invested significantly on their projects in Odisha on Friday appealed the state government to reserve mega non-coal blocks for existing state…

Odisha renames Wheeler Island after Abdul Kalam

Odisha renames Wheeler Island after Abdul Kalam

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 4: The long association of former president APJ Adbul Kalam with Odisha has been fittingly reciprocated by the state re-christening the Wheeler…



STATE

After a headstart, Odisha set to lose battle over ‘Rasagola’ to WB

After a headstart, Odisha set to lose battle over ‘Rasagola’ to WB

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 5: Odisha looks set to lose the battle over the ‘Rasagola’, the syrupy sweet voted the National Dessert in a nationwide poll,…

Chema Baba the killjoy in Barsa Swony’s marital life!

Chema Baba the killjoy in Barsa Swony’s marital life!

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Baleswar, Sep 5: While godmen in Odisha are under siege, controversy has shrouded another such self-styled spiritual guru in Mayurbhanj district said to be…

Nageswari Baba has encroached govt land worth Rs 1.5 cr

Nageswari Baba has encroached govt land worth Rs 1.5 cr

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 5: There is one more addition to the lengthening list of tainted Babas in Odisha, who appear to have made encroachment of…

Administration raids Krishna Mata Ashram in Cuttack 

Administration raids Krishna Mata Ashram in Cuttack 

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 4: The district administration in  Odisha’s Millennium City fo Cuttack yesterday raided the Krishna Mata Ashram in the city following reports published…

CRIME

3 women among 7 arrested for pushing minor girl into prostitution

3 women among 7 arrested for pushing minor girl into prostitution

Reported by Malay Ray Rourkela, Sep 5: Seven persons, including three women, were  arrested and forwarded to court by Tangarpali police…

Crime branch gets Sura Baba, sons on fresh 3-day remand

Crime branch gets Sura Baba, sons on fresh 3-day remand

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 4: The Bhubaneswar JMFC (Judicial Magistrate First Class) court today allowed Odisha Crime Branch to take…

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CITY

Nageswari Baba has encroached govt land worth Rs 1.5 cr

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 5: There is one more addition to the lengthening list of tainted Babas in Odisha, who appear to have made encroachment…

NABAKALEBARA SPL

The Carnival and the Hangover

By Charudutta Panigrahi I don’t think it is psychological, but the weather always gets highly humid during the Ratha Yatra period, the land gets wet and the…

MISCELLANY

Suffering from ‘missing smartphone anxiety’?

New York, Sep 4: At a time when a debate is raging about smartphone addiction among the millennials (those born after 1980), here comes a way to…

HEALTH

New strategy to treat diabetes found promising

Washington, Sep 4: Offering a promising strategy to treat people with Type-2 diabetes, researchers have found that shutting down a liver protein could reduce glucose production in…

SCI TECH

Scientists map all genes behind embryo development

London, Sep 4: An international team of scientists has for the first time mapped all the genes that are activated in the first few days of a…

BLOG

Pique is a Powerful, Hard-to-tame Animal!

By Sandeep Sahu* Pique is a strange emotion. It can rob you of your senses, your sense of right and wrong, your sense of proportion, your rational…

ART & CULTURE

After a headstart, Odisha set to lose battle over ‘Rasagola’ to WB

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 5: Odisha looks set to lose the battle over the ‘Rasagola’, the syrupy sweet voted the National Dessert in a nationwide…

ENVIRONMENT

NGT seeks report on use of plastic, polythene in Gupteswar temple

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Sep 4: The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Kolkata, has sought a status report from the Odisha government and Odisha State pollution Control…