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RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE IN SPOTLIGHT

Wed September 29, 2021, BHUBANESWAR
Around 65.5 percent of India’s total population resides in rural areas. Tucked away in some of the remotest corners of the country, these areas are often characterized by poor development infrastructure. Unavailability of and inaccessibility to health-care services is the most crucial gap. In terms

SC nixes Padmanabha temple trust plea to exempt from audit

Fri September 24, 2021, NEWDELHI
Senior advocate Arvind Datar, appearing for the Trust, had argued that it is a public trust made by the royal family and has no role in administration.

NHAI blamed for pathetic conditions of roads in State

Sat September 4, 2021, BHUBANESWAR
If any accident happens due to bad condition of roads or signages, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) may be held responsible and made to pay compensation, Madras high court has warned.

Despite law, 2-wheeler buyers not given helmets

Sat September 4, 2021, BHUBANESWAR
In spite of the provision present in Central Motor Vehicles Rules (CMVR) that the two-wheeler manufacturers or dealers should mandatorily supply two helmets “To the buyer at the time of purchase of new vehicles,” none of the dealers in the State are following the rules.

Missing Ratna Bhandar Keys: BJP Launches Weeklong Stir Across Odisha

Mon June 11, 2018, Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: Protesting the inaction of the state government in the missing Ratna Bhandar keys of the Jagannath temple in Puri, the state BJP unit on Monday began its weeklong stir across Odisha.

CM Releases Booklet On 80 Years Of Odisha Budget

Mon June 11, 2018, Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik released a special booklet titled ‘80 years of Odisha Budget-A Commemorative Volume’ at Jaydev Bhawan here on Monday.

Thunderstorm Alert For 11 Districts Of Odisha

Mon June 11, 2018, Bhubaneswar
The regional centre of India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued thunderstorm warning for 11 districts of Odisha on Monday.