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New commanding officer: INS Chilka

Bhubaneswar: Monday, Commodore Rituraj Sahu took over as the commanding officer of the Indian Navy’s premier Sailors’ Training Establishment, INS Chilka, as well as the Naval officer-in-charge (Odisha) from Commodore Manish Misra, VSM at an…

Revises candidates for 2 Assembly seats: Congress

New Delhi: Monday, all India Congress Committee (AICC) announced names of four MLA candidates, including replacement of two existing candidates, for the upcoming Assembly elections in the state.The party has denied ticket to sitting MLA…

Over 3 Lakh stolen: Gadgets

Bhubaneswar: Sunday, unknown miscreants stole belongings worth around Rs 3 lakh from a mess at Palasuni under Mancheswar Police station limits here late night. A complaint has been lodged in this regard with the police Monday…

Contest from Jeypore Assembly seat: Krushna Sagaria

Koraput: Sunday, former Koraput MLA, Krushna Chandra Sagaria, who joined the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) last month, announced that he will contest from the Jeypore Assembly seat.Earlier, Sagaria had announced to contest from Bhubaneswar Lok…

Parents in distress: Poverty stands between treatment

Koksara: Pabitra Naik’s family comprises of his wife Lochani, three daughters and a son. Pabitra runs his livelihood by selling puffed rice in makeshift shops around villages. Pabitra Naik, a resident of Talagaon village under this block’s…

Results show pro-army party with lead: Partial Thai poll

Bangkok: Sunday, Partial results from general election in Thailand showed a pro-military party slightly ahead of the populist party leading a “democratic front”, an unexpected outcome from a poll that had long been delayed after a 2014 army…