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Farmer ends life in Bargarh

Bargarh, Oct 26: Yet another farmer ended his life over crop loss and loan burden. Indra Bariha  of Malamunda village under Gaisilat block in Bargarh district allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide on Wednesday night.

Indra was under severe mental stress due to drought, family members said. He consumed poison on Sunday and was admitted to district headquarters hospital. However, he died last night while undergoing treatment.

IRCTC apologises for posting wrong picture of Jagannath temple

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) today tendered an apology for posting a picture of an 'ISKCON temple' as 'Pur...

BJD wins Municipal Ward Bypolls in Paradip, Pattamundai

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD has received a major boost for ahead of the Bijepur by-election, the party registered victory in two ward by-elections in ...

Odisha CM writes to Railways minister, demands Rs 6500 Cr

Bhubaneswar, Jan 17 (PTI) Odisha government today placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 20...

Single Window Authority clears 5 projects worth Rs 328 crore

Bhubaneswar: The of State-Level Single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA) on Tuesday approved five investment proposals worth Rs 328 crore, which wil...