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M Nageswara Rao again takes over as CBI Director

New Delhi: Additional Director M Nageswara Rao on Friday again took charge of the office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director.
He took over a day after the removal of Alok Verma.The agencies said Rao, a 1986-batch Odisha cadre Indian Police Service officer, took charge in pursuance of an order of the Department of Personnel and Training issued a day earlier.

Reports said Rao was first given charge as interim Director after the government on October 23 sent Verma on leave.Rao was given the charge after Verma removed on Thursday from the post within 48 hours after rejoining as CBI Director. 

Morning schools from April 2, summer vacation from May 6

Bhubaneswar: In view of heat wave condition, the Odisha government on Saturday announced morning classes in all schools from April 2.The School and Ma...

'Defeating BJD Is My Goal': Pratyusha Rajeshwari

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Congress releases second list of candidates for LS, Assembly seats in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The All India Congress Committee (AICC) has released its second list of candidates for two Lok Sabha and 54 Assembly constituencies for e...

BJP declares second list of candidates for Odisha polls

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has released the second list of candidates for 5 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly seats for upcoming elections ...