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India, Lanka to have nets at Odisha’s Barabati Stadium tomorrow

India, Lanka to have nets at Odisha’s Barabati Stadium tomorrow

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar/Cuttack, Oct 31: Players of both the India and Sri Lankan teams will have their net practice at the Barabati Stadium in the Millennium…

Benefits of Odisha Treatment Fund not reaching people, admits CM

Benefits of Odisha Treatment Fund not reaching people, admits CM

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Admitting that people have failed to reap the benefits of the Odisha State Treatment Fund (OSTF) due to lack of  awareness,…

Staff nurse alleges sexual harassment by doctor in Odisha

Staff nurse alleges sexual harassment by doctor in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Angul, Oct 31: A lady staff nurse today brought sexual harassment charges against a doctor at the district headquarters hospital in Odisha’a Angul district. Briefing media persons…

Odisha BJD MLA Pravat Tripathy arrested by CBI, suspended from party

Odisha BJD MLA Pravat Tripathy arrested by CBI, suspended from party

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Former Odisha government chief whip and the BJD MLA from Banki Pravat Tripathy was today arrested by the CBI in connection…

‘BJP will ensure culprits in chit fund, mining scams in Odisha are punished’

‘BJP will ensure culprits in chit fund, mining scams in Odisha are punished’

Reported by Chinmaya Dehury Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Launching a scathing attack on the BJD government for its failure in all counts, the Odisha BJP today said the party…

Odisha chit fund scam: Pravat Tripathy grilled by CBI again

Odisha chit fund scam: Pravat Tripathy grilled by CBI again

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Former Odisha government chief whip and BJD MLA from Banki Pravat Tripathy appeared at the CBI office here this evening. Tripathy,…

Five Odisha players in national team for AFC U-19 Women’s Championship

Five Odisha players in national team for AFC U-19 Women’s Championship

Odisha Sun Times Sports Bureau Cuttack, Oct 31:   The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has selected five women football players of Odisha in the national U-19 girls…

Not quitting Odisha project, says Posco CMD

Not quitting Odisha project, says Posco CMD

Reported by Chinmaya Dehury Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Chairman-cum-Managing Director (CMD) of Posco India Gee Woong Sung today said that the company would not withdraw from its proposed $12billion…

Properties  of 3 Odisha chit fund firms attached

Properties of 3 Odisha chit fund firms attached

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Khordha, Oct 31: The Khordha district administration today attached properties of three ponzi firms under investigation in the mega chit fund scam in Odisha.…

INDIA & BEYOND

Modi will never bring black money to India: Sharad Yadav

Modi will never bring black money to India: Sharad Yadav

Patna, Oct 31 : JD-U president Sharad Yadav Friday said the BJP government led by…

Ponzi schemer in US cheats residents of $22 mn, jailed

Ponzi schemer in US cheats residents of $22 mn, jailed

Washington, Oct 31 : If you have been one of those approached by some ‘known’…

Court to hear Sheila Dikshit’s plea against Rs 3 lakh fine Dec 3

Court to hear Sheila Dikshit’s plea against Rs 3 lakh fine Dec 3

New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Delhi High Court Friday posted, for Dec 3, the…

Burdwan blast: NIA cash award for information on fugitives

Burdwan blast: NIA cash award for information on fugitives

Kolkata, Oct 31 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Friday announced cash award for information…

10,000 agents searching for 43 missing Mexican students

10,000 agents searching for 43 missing Mexican students

Mexico City, Oct 31 : The search for the 43 students who disappeared in Iguala,…

Telangana gets 3 TMC Krishna water to generate power

Telangana gets 3 TMC Krishna water to generate power

Hyderabad, Oct 31 : The Krishna River Management Board (KRMB) Friday allowed Telangana to use…

SC to hear plea for regulatory authority on environment

SC to hear plea for regulatory authority on environment

New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Supreme Court will hear Nov 14 a plea for…

Compensate African woman for midnight raid: NHRC

Compensate African woman for midnight raid: NHRC

New Delhi, Oct 31 : The NHRC Friday asked the Delhi government to pay Rs.25,000…

Shahi Imam’s invite to Pakistan PM does not merit response: Govt

New Delhi, Oct 31 : As the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid drew flak from…

Petrol, diesel rates cut by over Rs.2 per litre

Petrol, diesel rates cut by over Rs.2 per litre

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Petrol and diesel prices were cut Friday by over Rs.2…

BJP, Left seek governor’s intervention to stop Bengal violence

Kolkata, Oct 31 : The Left Front and the BJP Friday knocked on the doors…

ECONOMY

Tata Steel’s Khondbond mines in Odisha bags CII Award

Tata Steel’s Khondbond mines in Odisha bags CII Award

Odisha Sun Times Business Bureau Joda, Oct 31: The Khondbond Iron and Manganese Mine of Tata Steel situated at Joda in Odisha’s Keonjhar district has won the prestigious…

Nokia will not make handsets in India anymore

Nokia will not make handsets in India anymore

Chennai, Oct 31 : Nokia, once an iconic mobile handset maker, is shutting down its India plant Saturday at Sriperumbudur near here, a company spokesperson said Friday. “As…

Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

New Delhi, Oct 31 : The higher fiscal deficit in the current financial year, that has touched 83 percent of the full year’s target, is the result of…

Gold price dips Rs.600 per 10 gram

Gold price dips Rs.600 per 10 gram

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Jewellery buyers have a reason to buy more gold even after the festive season has just gone as the yellow metal prices dropped…

Facebook sets up India Client Council

Facebook sets up India Client Council

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Social networking site Facebook has set up the India Client Council to better serve its partners and offer a forum to brands to…

US body probes India’s trade policies under Modi

US body probes India’s trade policies under Modi

Washington, Oct 31 : The US International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched an investigation to examine “significant changes” to India’s trade and investment policies since the new Modi…

STATE

Solar Conference: Concern over poor show in Odisha

Solar Conference: Concern over poor show in Odisha

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Admitting that renewable energy generation, whether solar, wind or tide,  in Odisha is abysmally poor, Science…

Odisha sports persons thank govt for cash incentive measure

Odisha sports persons thank govt for cash incentive measure

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Several eminent sports persons of Odisha have welcomed the decision of the state government…

Odisha child rights body slams OSCPCR; demands its overhaul

Odisha child rights body slams OSCPCR; demands its overhaul

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: A leading child rights organisation has slammed the Odisha State Commission for Protection of Child…

Odisha social worker Pitabas Pani dies

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: Well known social worker and former secretary of the Kali Puja committee of Satya…

Puri-Kamakshya Express to be diverted on Saturday

Puri-Kamakshya Express to be diverted on Saturday

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Oct 31: The 15643 Puri-Kamakshya Express scheduled to Puri at  22.15 hrs on 1st November -2014…