Biju Patnaik University of Technology results out ahead of schedule

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In a first, Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela, on Wednesday evening published results of the first phase examinations, which were held between March 27 and April 16, a week ahead of the scheduled date.

Naveen Patnaik appoints former law minister as OLIC chairman

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today appointed former law minister Raghunath Mohanty as the chairman of Odisha Lift Irrigation Corporation (OLIC).

Odisha health department issues alert

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The Odisha government has issued an alert to five medical colleges and 30 district headquarters hospitals in the wake of Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala.

Police on edge as drunk man threatens to blow up airport

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A threat call to the Biju Patnaik International Airport on Thursday, two days before the arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sent police and Special Operation Group (SPG) personnel into a tizzy.

Private hospitals stir: Govt hospitals instructed to remain alert

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Odisha govt sets target to make state open defecation free by end of this year

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We were never consulted on high tension towers being installed in our forests: Gram sabha

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Big screen at city fan park for IPL season

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For city sports enthusiasts, IPL provided a stadium-like experience to watch the play-off match between CSK and SRH, at the IPL fan park in KIIT Cricket ground.

Summer art camp a hit among kids

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The summer art camp “Fine Heart”, organised by Modern Art Gallery for kids, was concluded on Monday.

Crime Branch takes up cudgels for protection of witnesses

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Delhi-Bhubaneswar flight returns mid-air to Kolkata

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A Delhi-Bhubaneswar Vistara flight on Wednesday returned mid-air to Kolkata after the air traffic control at Biju Patnaik International Airport here reported inclement weather.

IED fear prompts call for concrete roads to bridge

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Odisha police have objected to construction of bitumen approach roads to the Gurupriya bridge, which is nearing completion in Maoist-hit Malkangiri district.

Naveen Patnaik approves rural projects worth Rs 29.50 crore under his pet scheme

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Tight security arrangements in place for Modi's visit to state

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The commissionerate police said at least 100 platoons of force will be deployed on the occasion.

Dutee seeks her 'promised' land, questions govt intent

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Olympian Dutee Chand on Wednesday criticized the state government for not providing her with a residential plot in the state capital as was promised two years back.

Bhubaneswar: Passengers stranded as overhead electric wire snapped in squall

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BJD to stage dharna outside Raj Bhavan over fuel price hike

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Several parts of Bhubaneswar waterlogged in Nor'wester rain, CM takes alternate route to office

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Heavy rains lash Odisha, road traffic, train services hit

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​Heavy rains for around four hours from 8am inundated low-lying areas and submerged many roads in several areas. ​Around half-a-dozen trains were cancelled, while about 10 were stranded at different stations.

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Indonesia’s parliament unanimously approved a strengthened anti-terrorism law, expanding the definition of terror and lengthening detention periods,

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Police said provisions of POCSO would be invoked against the arrested apart from charges for gang raping a minor.

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FIFA World Cup 2018: The returning ones and the first-timers

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Kim not weak leader; demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead N. Korea: Pompeo

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The improvement since Adenor Leonardo Bacchi aka Tite took over as Brazil coach in June 2016 has been remarkable and the Selecao are now joint favourites to win a sixth World Cup.

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The blast triggered panic in Jammu city and security forces were put on alert.

Sheikh Hasina and Mamata meet on Saturday

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SRH mentor Laxman puts faith in bowlers ahead of KKR showdown

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As league stage toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad face Kolkata Knight Riders in the second Qualifier today for a place in Sunday’s IPL 2018 final, their mentor VVS Laxman has backed the franchise to put aside them the loss to Chennai Super Kings three nights ago.

IPL 2018, Qualifier 2: Buoyant KKR hold edge over Sunrisers

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The Knight Riders are now two wins away from lifting the coveted trophy for the third time. They face Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 2 at the Eden on Friday, with the winners travelling to Mumbai to face Chennai Super Kings.