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20 July, 2018 10:16 AM Truck Crushes 5 School Children In Odisha's Bhadrak

Five school children were crushed to death while six left critically injured after a truck ran over them in Odisha's Bhadrak district on Thursday. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced an ex-gratia relief of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the deceased. The injured students will receive free medical support, he added. The incident took place 39

20 July, 2018 1:29 AM Odisha Police Arrests 20-Year-Old After Minor Accuses Him Of Rape

The survivor, who is 16-years-old, claimed the accused had sex with her several times with the promise of marriage and she is now four months pregnant. The police in Odisha's Ganjam district on Thursday arrested a 20-year-old man on the charge of raping a minor girl who has become pregnant. Police said both the accused and the survivor were labourers 256

19 July, 2018 5:52 PM Two Sets Of Conjoined Twins Admitted To AIIMS For Surgery

Two sets of conjoined twins have been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), nearly nine months after doctors at the premier institute successfully separated a pair of twins from Odisha. The two sets of twins, one from Uttar Pradesh and the other from Delhi, are joined at the hip and a team of experts is evaluating their condition 36

19 July, 2018 7:00 AM Ahead of no-trust vote, Speaker accepts resignation of Jay Panda

The effective strength of Lok Sabha has reduced to 533 with two more seats falling vacant, sources in Parliament said today, after Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepted BJD MP Baijayant Jay Panda's resignation and Jose K Mani of Kerala Congress (M) was nominated to Rajya Sabha. Mani quit the lower house after being nominated to Rajya Sabha. The developments 42

18 July, 2018 10:41 AM Baijayant Panda Requests Speaker To Accept Resignation From Lok Sabha

The BJD had suspended Baijayant Jay Panda, a two-time lawmaker from Kendrapara, in January this year on 'disciplinary grounds'. In May, he quit the party. Odisha MP Baijayant Jay Panda met Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday and requested her to accept his resignation. "As Parliament's monsoon session begins, I say adieu, after 18 years, 3 months 47

18 July, 2018 9:20 AM Second/ Special Odisha JEE Admit Card Today

2nd OJEE admit card will be available at Admit card for second/ special Odisha JEE will be available today at the official website The 2nd OJEE will be held on July 22, 2018 for admission to first year, B.Tech., Lateral Entry to B.Tech, MBA and MCA courses. The exam will be held for those candidates who do not have a rank in JEE Main 2018. The decision 34

12 July, 2018 9:05 AM Food for all: All you need to know about Anna Canteens launched in Andhra Pradesh

Drawing inspiration from the highly-successful 'Amma' canteens in Tamil Nadu, the Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday launched its own 'Anna' canteens across the state. The intention behind launching these canteens is to tackle hunger in urban areas. The canteens will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner at Rs 5 a meal. As many as 60 'Anna' canteens 40

5 July, 2018 3:49 PM Odisha government seeks clarification on governor's aircraft bill

The Odisha government has sought a clarification from Raj Bhawan on Governor Ganeshi Lal's Rs 46.18 lakh aircraft and chopper bill during his visit to New Delhi and Sirsa, his hometown in Haryana, last month. "It may kindly be intimated the reason and circumstances for hiring of a helicopter for use of Hon'ble Governor and deviation in the approved schedule 58

5 July, 2018 9:33 AM In Odisha, Venomous Black Scorpion Carries Babies On Her Back

The rare visuals were captured in Similipal Tiger Reserve A captivating video has emerged from Odisha's Mayurbhanj where a scorpion can be seen toting her babies on her back. The rare visuals of the deadly venomous black scorpion were captured in Similipal Tiger Reserve by an animal lover. "I captured live visuals of a black, giant and poisonous scorpion 35

2 July, 2018 2:33 PM Former BJD Lawmaker Suspended After Arrest From Suspect "Spa" In Kolkata

In his defence, the lawmaker said he was only following a man who had snatched his phone and was led into the spa. BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today suspended former MLA Nabin Nanda from the party following his arrest in connection with a "condemnable" incident in Kolkata, party sources said. Mr Nanda was reportedly arrested 50