A sequel to all-female ‘Ghostbusters’ could happen, says director Paul Feig

London, Oct 19  Filmmaker Paul Feig says he intends to make a sequel to his 2016 all-female reboot of “Ghostbusters”. The film, featuring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie …

Robert Pattinson:Batman is not a hero

Los Angeles, Oct 19  Robert Pattinson says he does not have a penchant for taking up the parts of a hero or a good guy and he believes the superhero character …

13 people die in dam failure at Siberian gold mine

Moscow, Oct 19 At least thirteen people were killed as a result of a dam failure at a gold mine in the Siberian region of Krasnoyarsk early Saturday, the Russian emergencies …

Hong Kong leader says murder suspect wants to surrender to Taiwan

Hong Kong, Oct 19 Hong Kong’s leader says the murder suspect whose case inadvertently helped ignite the city’s protest movement wants to surrender to authorities in Taiwan. Carrie Lam told reporters …

Donald Trump touts Turkey cease-fire, even as it appears shaky

Washington, Oct 19  President Donald Trump is pushing back at criticism that his Syria withdrawal is damaging U.S. credibility, betraying Kurdish allies and opening the door for a possible resurgence of …

Body of man recovered: Jumped into river

  Bhubaneswar: The body of a man who had hopped into Kathajodi waterway, a tributary of Mahanadi, October 9, within the sight of his significant other and youngster, was recouped Wednesday, police …

Commence Nov 12: Baliyatra

  Cuttack: Baliyatra, one of the greatest exchange fairs of Odisha, is planned to start November 12, said an authority of the region organization. The exchange reasonable will proceed for eight days. …

PPP Cell as expert directorate: State plans

  Bhubaneswar: In an offer to fortify its PPP Cell under the Planning and Convergence (P&C) division, the state government is wanting to make it as a specialist directorate. This proposition was …

Naveen turns 74: Greetings flood social media

  Bhubaneswar:  Birthday welcome poured in for Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Union clergymen, his gathering partners and resistance pioneers as he turns 74 Wednesday. PM …

Norms to treat bodies, Sensitise staffers: OHRC to Health dept

  Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has asked the state Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) division to generally advance the point by point rules gave by the office regarding …

Smuggling cannabis: One arrested

Puri:  Excise office sleuths held onto a tremendous reserve of illicit cannabis from the Pipili region in Puri locale Wednesday and captured a dealer from the spot regarding the case. The denounced …

Tribals send memorandum to PM: Seeking road, bridge

  Keonjhar: Over 72 years after Independence, Kendughati town in Bansapal square of Keonjhar area has no street. Annoyed with the backwardness and authority lack of care, the inborn townspeople have sent …

Shut due to coal shortage: ITPS unit

  Jharsuguda/Lakhanpur: The Odisha Power Generation Corporation (OPGC)- possessed Ib Thermal Power Station (ITPS) at Banharpali in Jharsuguda locale shut during its time of four power producing unit because of coal lack, …

Raping minor girl in Balasore: Two held

  Balasore: In a disgraceful occurrence, at any rate two rapscallions allegedly kidnapped and assaulted a minor young lady at Remuna territory in Balasore region Tuesday night while she was returning home …

Multi-storey MLA quarters in Capital city: Tender soon

  Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly Speaker Surya Narayan Patro, Wednesday, said that the issue of lack of government quarters and offices given to lawmakers will be before long dealt with as new administrators …