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Prez visit to Odisha: RD Women’s College prog delayed by an hour

Prez visit to Odisha: RD Women’s College prog delayed by an hour

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: The arrival timing of the President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rama Devi Autonomous Women’s College in the Odisha capital to attend…

Elaborate security drill in Odisha capital ahead of Prez visit

Elaborate security drill in Odisha capital ahead of Prez visit

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: Odisha police is leaving no stones unturned to ensure foolproof security for the visit of President of India Pranab Mukherjee, who…





STATE

Odia Wikisource launched in Odisha capital

Odia Wikisource launched in Odisha capital

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: After the success of Odia Wikipedia, it is now the turn of Odia Wikisource to bring the best of Odia literature…

Odisha HC orders wide publicity of free treatment by private hospitals

Odisha HC orders wide publicity of free treatment by private hospitals

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Cuttack, Nov 28: The Odisha High Court Friday directed the state government to ensure adequate publicity on free treatment available to poor patients in…

Maoists brace up for PLGA Week along Odisha-AP border

Maoists brace up for PLGA Week along Odisha-AP border

Reported by Ranjan Rath Malkangiri, Nov 28: Maoists are gearing up to observe the PLGA (People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army) Week beginning from December 2. According to reports, about…

Check pollution level in drinking water in Keonjhar dist, NGT tells Odisha govt

Check pollution level in drinking water in Keonjhar dist, NGT tells Odisha govt

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Odisha government, the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) and Central Pollution Control…

CRIME

Policeman arrested in Delhi while accepting bribe

Policeman arrested in Delhi while accepting bribe

New Delhi, Nov 2: A Delhi Police sub-inspector was arrested while taking a Rs.50,000 bribe from a person for not implicating…

Miscreants throw acid on woman corporator in UP

Miscreants throw acid on woman corporator in UP

Bareilly, Nov 28: A woman corporator was Friday seriously injured when local goons here threw acid on her, police said. A…

CITY

Odisha’s CHR bags ICMR project to study fluoride content in water

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: The Centre for Human Reproduction (CHR), run by the Institute of Medical Sciences and Sum Hospital (IMSSH) in the Odisha’s…

FORUM

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MISCELLANY

Heritage Week? What’s that, asks Agra

By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Nov 26: The annual “Heritage Week” observed by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has just ended in the Taj city but most…

HEALTH

Ebola virus detected in semen even 3 months after symptoms end  

Geneva, Nov 28: The World Health Organisation (WHO) warned Friday that the semen of men recovering from Ebola can contain the deadly virus up to three months…

SCI TECH

Hacked emails spread spam faster

New York, Nov 27: Spams spread faster and to more people when it is sent out of hacked or compromised email accounts, research shows. Traditionally, spam contain…

BLOG

How ‘typist’ Saroj Sahu rose to become Odisha CM’s Man Friday

By Sandeep Sahu* He was the quintessential backroom boy, handling everything from the appointments of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to looking after his boss’ personal affairs…

ART & CULTURE

Mahari, Gotipua to debut at Konark Festival in Odisha this year

Reported by Santosh Jagdev Bhubaneswar, Nov 26: The open-air auditorium at the Sun Temple in Konark, Odisha’s best known architectural monument, will feature, for the first time,…

ENVIRONMENT

Check pollution level in drinking water in Keonjhar dist, NGT tells Odisha govt

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Nov 28: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Odisha government, the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) and Central Pollution…