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Winner of Indian Idol Junior 2 Ananya arrives in city

Bhubaneswar, September 16: 14-year old singing sensation Ananya Sritam Nanda arrived at Bhubaneswar airport today after winning the title of 'Indian Idol Junior 2' and was greeted warmly by her fans who visited the Biju Pattnaik Airport in a huge gathering.


She is scheduled to meet CM Naveen Pattnaik today.

Ananya beated the other two contestants Nahid Afrin and Nithyashree Venkataramanan in the final round that  held on September 6.


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...

Mahanadi House Committee meets, members provided data for scrutiny

Bhubaneswar: Speaker Pradeep Kumar Amat-headed House Committee on Mahanadi which met in the State Assembly premises today distributed data relating to...

Maoist posters oppose liquor sell, cock-fight in Chitrakonda

Malkangiri: Maoists have issued threat for life calls through posters to gram panchayat heads of Chitrakonda cut-off area in Malkangiri district, acco...

50 new bikes, container burnt to ashes in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: As many as 50 brand new motorbikes worth over Rs 3 crore were burnt to ashes as a container-truck caught fire at the Reliance petrol pum...