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Odisha Plus Two evaluation to begin from Monday

Odisha Plus Two evaluation to begin from Monday

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Mar 28: With the scanning of the annual Plus Two papers completed today, the Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), Odisha would begin…

Ram Navami celebrated with religious fervour in Odisha

Ram Navami celebrated with religious fervour in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Mar 28: Thousands of devotees thronged temples all over Odisha today on the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami, the birthday of Lord Ram, and offered…





STATE

A panchayat in Odisha that has never seen a vehicle !

A panchayat in Odisha that has never seen a vehicle !

Reported by Sachikant Nath/Sanjay Kumar Das Kendrapara, Mar 28: It is hard to believe, but true nonetheless; even 68 years after independence, there still are places in Odisha…

Man dies in road mishap in Odisha

Man dies in road mishap in Odisha

Reported by Malay Ray Sundargarh, Mar 28 A 37-year-old man died in a road accident in Biramitrapur town area in Odisha’s Sundargarh district this afternoon. The deceased, identified as…

Odisha Planning Board met once in last 11 years

Odisha Planning Board met once in last 11 years

Bhubaneswar, March 28: The State Planning Board of Odisha has met only once in the last 11 years while no proposal for state budget preparation was approved in…

Two engineering students meet watery grave in Odisha river

Two engineering students meet watery grave in Odisha river

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Kendrapara, Mar 28: In a tragic incident, two students of a private engineering college today drowned in Birupa river near Haveli village in Odisha’s…

CRIME

Woman faces 100 years in jail for ripping out foetus

Woman faces 100 years in jail for ripping out foetus

New York, March 28; A woman in Colorado accused of stabbing a pregnant woman and removing her seven-month-old foetus has been…

Child kidnapper sent to jail in Odisha

Child kidnapper sent to jail in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Mar 28: A month after a four-year old boy was kidnapped from the railway station in…

CITY

ECoR to add extra coaches in four Express trains

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Mar 28: With a view to avoiding rush in regular trains, East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to augment additional coaches permanently…

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

Music may activate genes for learning, memory

London, March 28: Playing music by professional musicians can enhance the activity of genes involved in motor functions learning and memory, a new study has found. “The…

HEALTH

MRI may one day replace biopsy: Study

New York, March 28: A new imaging technique that shows the difference between normal and cancerous cells may one day make biopsies a thing of the past.…

SCI TECH

India launches fourth navigation satellite

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), March 28: India on Saturday successfully put into orbit its fourth navigation satellite with its own rocket in copy book style. Exactly at 5.19…

BLOG

Scale of AAP victory too much for friend and foe

By Saeed Naqvi* The stunning victory of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on February 10 in Delhi coincided with the global liberal order in disarray. Far left…

ART & CULTURE

Ram Navami celebrated with religious fervour in Odisha

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Mar 28: Thousands of devotees thronged temples all over Odisha today on the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami, the birthday of Lord Ram, and…

ENVIRONMENT

Pandas not as solitary as earlier thought

New York, March 28: Renowned for being loners, the elusive giant pandas actually keep company at times, say researchers who electronically stalked five animals in China’s bamboo…