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Security heightened ahead of R-Day celebrations in Odisha

Security heightened ahead of R-Day celebrations in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jan 25: Unprecedented security measures have been put in place across Odisha ahead of the 66th Republic Day celebrations on Monday following the…

Michelle handpicks Indian origin Odisha designer

Michelle handpicks Indian origin Odisha designer

Odisha Sun Times Bureau New Delhi, Jan 25: The First Lady of US, Michelle Obama, once again chose Odisha’s Bibhu Mohapatra as her dress designer as she landed…





STATE

Padma Awards 2015: Odisha’s Prafulla Kar among Padma awardees

Padma Awards 2015: Odisha’s Prafulla Kar among Padma awardees

Odisha Sun Times Bureau New Delhi, Jan 25: Odisha’s eminent musician– Prafulla Kar– was among 104 personalities from various fields of activities who were conferred Padma awards announced…

Ten from Odisha get police medals-2015

Ten from Odisha get police medals-2015

Odisha Sun Times Bureau New Delhi, Jan 25: Ten police personnel from Odisha are among the 967 awardees of police medals on Republic Day this year. Of the…

Over 13000 bags of rice missing from CWC godown in Odisha’s Bargarh

Over 13000 bags of rice missing from CWC godown in Odisha’s Bargarh

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bargarh, Jan 25: Investigation has begun into the shortage of 13002 bags of rice of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) from the godown…

Bodies of three drowned villagers found in Odisha’s Malkangiri district

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Malkangiri, Jan 25: Bodies of the three tribals, who had remained untraced since January 20 following a boat capsize, were finally recovered by the…

CRIME

Nine killed in Baghdad bomb attacks

Baghdad, Jan 25: At least nine people were killed and 27 others wounded in bomb attacks Sunday targeting restaurants in the…

Two killed over land dispute in Bihar

Patna, Jan 25: Two people were killed Sunday in a village in Bihar’s Banka district over a land dispute, police said.…

CITY

Odisha’s KIIT Varsity inks MoU with 3 South Korean institutions

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jan 25: KIIT University signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with three South Korean institutes in the Odisha capital today. A Korean center…

FORUM

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Odisha Sun Times invites your opinion/view on just any subject or issue of any importance to Odisha. FORUM is specifically meant to be a free and open…

MISCELLANY

First ever Radio Fair in Odisha in city on Feb 12-13

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Jan 24: In the first ever event of its kind in Odisha, a two-day Radio Fair is being organised by ‘Outreach’, a…

HEALTH

Beetroot juice boosts exercise function in heart patients

New York, Jan 25: A small yet significant study shows that beetroot juice improves exercise function in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. The new research by…

SCI TECH

An app that helps detect child abuse

Washington, Jan 25: App developers have created a software that would help parents keep a check on child abuse. The app called SafeParent conducts a quiz that…

BLOG

Of Reluctant Dynasts and Eager Politicians

By Ashok Mohapatra* “After Biju, who?” was a question that kept the Odisha media on the tenterhooks during the 1990s. Many blamed the man who straddled the…

ART & CULTURE

Architecture without people is dead space: French artist

Kochi, Jan 25: Architecture was simply a tool for people to connect with their consciousness, and any created space without a user inside it was a dead…

ENVIRONMENT

Know why rain brings that fresh, earthy smell

Washington, Jan 25: Love the fresh and earthy smell of rain drops and curious to know where the smell comes from? Scientists have now identified the exact…