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RD Womens College to be First Womens University in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Dec 15: Rama Devi Women's Autonomous College, Odisha's premier college, is all set to be the first women's university in the state and the second in India after SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai, as .

This was confirmed after the Project Approval Committee (PAC) of the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) cleared the proposal submitted by the state government.

The PAC meeting chaired by the Union Secretary of Higher Education Satyanarayan Mohanty has cleared the proposal under the Rashtriya Uchhatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA). This has been informed to the Higher Education Department of Odisha.

BMC issues 'Red Corner Notice' to 284 entities for Rs 9cr tax default

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued 'red corner notice' against 284 individuals and firms for defaulting on holding ta...

BJD stages cart rally against hike in petrol, diesel prices

Bhubaneswar: Ruling Biju Janata Dal has now begun a cart rally in the city in protest against increase in petrol and diesel prices by the Union Govern...

Fire engulfs over 100 houses in Berhampur slum

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Explosion in military train, forensic team starts inspection

Puri: Forensic team reached the Puri Railway Station today to inspect the coach of the military train where a cooking gas cylinder had reportedly expl...