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24 September, 2017 7:41 AM PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat: Khadi not a cloth, but a movement to help the poor

Khadi and Village Industries Commission is a statutory organisation engaged in promoting and developing Khadi and village industries Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday referred to Khadi not as a cloth but a "movement" which should be taken forward as a campaign. Stating that he has observed a surge in the people's interest towards Khadi, the Prime 25

21 September, 2017 6:51 AM Medical admissions scam: CBI arrests retired Odisha high court judge

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday arrested five persons, including a retired Odisha high court judge, for enabling private medical colleges to admit students to MBBS courses despite a Supreme Court order barring them from doing so. The agency placed under arrest retired high court justice Ishrat Masroor Quddusi, a middleman Biswanath 55

20 September, 2017 7:40 PM Exclude TS from Polavaram case, State urges NGT

‘It will not affect the neighbouring State in any way’ The Andhra Pradesh Government has asked the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to exclude Telangana from the Polavaram project case it was hearing. Counsel for A.P., in a plea to the NGT in New Delhi on Wednesday, said none of the habitations in Telangana or land that belonged to it would be inundated 26

15 September, 2017 7:06 AM Odisha: 80 students fall ill after taking mid-day meal in 5 villages

Bhawanipatna: More than 80 students of five schools fell ill allegedly after eating mid-day meal in Kalahandi district, officials said today. The students of schools at Luma, Kubri, Bandhpari, Ranjendrapur and Dangri villages under Lanjigarh block complained vomiting, nausea and stomach pain after eating the meal yesterday, they said. The affected students 35

13 September, 2017 2:01 PM Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Bhubaneswar: MLAs cutting across party lines on Wednesday met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the Assembly and urged him to hike in their salary and an increase in the amount for MLA Local Area Development (LAD) fund. The members of ruling BJD, Opposition Congress and BJP said that there was every justification to hike the salary of MLAs after 44

11 September, 2017 3:04 AM Part of under-construction flyover collapses; 1 dead, 11 injured

One person was killed and 11 others were injured, four of them critically, after a portion of an under-construction flyover collapsed near Bomikhal here today. Officials said around 15 labourers were working on the flyover when the structure collapsed this afternoon. An injured worker, undergoing treatment at Capital Hospital, said, “A portion of the flyover 61

10 September, 2017 12:00 PM Odisha bridge collapse: One killed, 11 injured as under-construction flyover caves in

BHUBANESWAR: A portion of an under- construction flyover collapsed near Bomikhal here, killing at least one man and injuring 11 persons, official sources said. About three-four persons were suspected to be trapped under the rubble, they added. Around 15 labourers were working on the flyover when the structure collapsed on them in the afternoon 20

10 September, 2017 11:38 AM One killed, several trapped as under-construction bridge collapses in Bhubaneswar

The 40-ft long span of the bridge, which was being roofed, fell down due to weak support One person was killed and 11 injured when a portion of an under-construction flyover caved in the busy Bomikhal area of the city on Sunday afternoon. The accident took place around 12.30 p.m. when a 40-ft-long span of the bridge was being roofed. The centering used to support

10 September, 2017 8:54 AM 1 dead, several feared trapped as under-construction flyover collapses in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least one person was killed and a few others were feared trapped under the debris of under-construction flyover that collapsed at Bamikhal in Bhubaneswar. The deceased man was identified as 40-year-old Satya Patnaik of Bhubaneswar. According to eyewitnesses, the mishap occurred around 12.30 pm. At least 30 workers were engaged in the construction 42

9 September, 2017 1:31 PM CBI books Jayanthi Natarajan, carries out searches

NEW DELHI: The CBI booked former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan for alleged abuse of her official position in diverting forest land for a steel plant in Jharkhand in violation of law, and carried out searches at her residence. The CBI registered an FIR against her in connection with the clearance given during her tenure in 2012 for diversion 83