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Odisha Teachers Celebrate Ganesh Puja On Streets

Bhubaneswar: After the high level meeting with state government ended inconclusively, the block grant teachers have vowed to continue their agitation and celebrated Ganesh Puja on the streets today.Akin to last year, the teachers were seen celebrating the festival at their protest site which reverberated with the sounds of conches and recitation of prayers today. The Block grant teachers and employees have been agitating for the past 29 days demanding removal of affidavit clause in the newly-announced grant-in-aid system, equal salary for equal work, provision of full aid and several other service conditions.  

Woman, 5-year-old son killed in fire

BERHAMPUR: A woman(32) and her son(5), who were severely burnt ina fire in their house at gayatri nagar on friday, died at a private hospital in bhuba...

Drinking water supply for coastal Kendrapada likely within two years

KENDRAPADA: With elections a few months away, chief minister Naveen pattnaik had a sop for people of salinity-ingressed village in kendrapara dist. on...

Low Pressure Over Bay Of Bengal By Dec 10

Bhubaneswar: A low pressure is likely to form over the south-east Bay of Bengal and its adjoining areas by December 10, predicted officials of the Reg...

Naveen Lays Stone Of Mega Drinking Water Project in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday laid the foundation stone of a mega drinking water project at Sarumuhi and Petachhala villages u...