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NGT Gives Green Signal For Bali Jatra

Cuttack, Oct 17: The Annual historic Bali Jatra will be held from November 4  here as the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday gave its conditional approval for the festival.

The green body directed the Bali Jatra organisers to ensure that the festival is free from plastic. Besides, it asked to make arrangements for cleaning of garbage and wastage daily from the Bali Jatra ground.

Youth 'Self-Immolates' In Police Custody In Odisha

Nayagarh: Tension prevailed after a youth died while undergoing treatment at hospital following an alleged self-immolation bid in custody at Madhyakha...

Crocodile Drags Minor Boy Into River In Kendrapara

Kendrapada: In an unfortunate incident, a 14-year-old boy was attacked and dragged into Hansua river by a crocodile in Diapari village of Kendrapada d...

Puri Srimandir Ritual Controversy: Niti Administrator Submits Report

Puri: A day after 'Mahaprasad'was made available to devotees after four days of impasse, Niti Prasashak (temple ritual administrator) has submitted a ...

Eight dynamites recovered from Howrah-Pune Azad Hind Express in Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: In a shocking incident, a bag containing eight powerful dynamites was seized by the Railway Protection Force on Friday from Howrah-Pune Az...