ODISHA

Beehive fencing to prevent human-elephant conflict in Odisha

Joda: In a bid to prevent human-elephant conflict, a unique initiative of beehive fencing has been implemented at Sargitolia village at Joda in Odisha's mining-rich...

Locals thrash teacher for misbehaving girl student in Odisha

Balasore: An upper primary school teacher was today thrashed by locals in Chandbali area of Odisha's Balasore district for allegedly misbehaving a girl student. According...

Insects found from food in BJB college ladies hostel; students stage dharna

Bhubaneswar: Many girl students of BJB College here today staged a dharna alleging that insects were found from the food served to them at...

Mystery animal re-haunts Nilai people with death of 3 sheep

Nilai: After a brief break, the sheep killing incident has resurfaced in Niali area of Odisha's Cuttack district. According to reports, as many as three...

Siblings sustain burn injuries while lighting mother’s pyre in Odisha

Angul: In a bizarre incident, two persons sustained burn injuries while lighting the funeral pyre of their mother at the cremation ground in Odisha’s...

CRIME

ENTERTAINMENT

STATE

‘KALLOLA 2017’ aims to end violence against children

Bhubaneswar: UNICEF Odisha in collaboration with Aaina, an Odisha-based voluntary organization here today launched Season 3 of Kallola, a short film contest on child rights. This...

MISCELLANY

Vaginal ring found safe for HIV prevention

New York: A vaginal ring that contains an experimental antiretroviral (ARV) drug, previously found to provide protection against HIV infection in women, has been found...

SPORTS

SC bars ex-BCCI chief Srinivasan from BCCI SGM

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday barred former BCCI President N. Srinivasan from attending the Special General Body Meeting (SGM) of the board, scheduled...

INDIA & BEYOND

Sangh icons figure in new President’s first speech

New Delhi: The inaugural speech of the new President, Ram Nath Kovind, the first with RSS-BJP background to occupy Rashtrapati Bhavan, makes references to icons...

ECONOMY

FM introduces Banking Regulation Bill

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday introduced in the Lok Sabha a bill which allows the Centre to authorise the Reserve Bank...

POLITICS

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