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PM Modi flags off Puri-Rourkela Vande Bharat Express

PM Modi flags off Puri-Rourkela Vande Bharat Express

Bhubaneswar, Sep 24 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually flagged off the Puri-Rourkela Vande Bharat Express on Sunday.
Though the train will run between Puri and Rourkela, the inaugural function was held in Bhubaneswar.
Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, and local MPs and MLAs were present at the flag-off ceremony.

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405 students from India, Nepal, and Bhutan safely evacuated from Bangladesh

19 Jul 2024 | 9:21 PM

Shillong, July 19 (UNI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Friday said around 405 students from India, besides a few students from Nepal and Bhutan and also some stranded tourists have been evacuated so far from trouble-torn Bangladesh into India through the Dawki Land Port on the India- Bangladesh border in Meghalaya.

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Doctor held by Odisha Vigilance for accepting bribe

19 Jul 2024 | 9:03 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 19 (UNI) Superintendent of Sainkul Community Health Centre (CHC), Dr. Ranjeeb Kumar Rout, was arrested by Odisha Vigilance on Friday for accepting a bribe of Rs.20,800 from a subordinate

Vigilance sources said Dr Rout was apprehended for demanding and accepting undue advantage(bribe) of Rs.20,800 from a subordinate working under Sainkul CHC, in Keonjhar district for appointment of his sister as Yoga Instructor under the same CHC as well as drawl of pending salary bill of Complaint.

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Odisha vigilance sleuths seize Rs 5 40 lakh ill-gotten cash from a Sarpanch

19 Jul 2024 | 8:56 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 19 (UNI) The Odisha Vigilance sleuths on Friday detained Dinesh Kumar Rout, Sarapanch of Brundabahal GP under Golamunda Block in Kalahandi district for carrying suspected ill-gotten cash of Rs 5.40 lakh.

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Senior Orissa High Court Advocate Pitambar Acharya appointed as AG of  Odisha

Senior Orissa High Court Advocate Pitambar Acharya appointed as AG of Odisha

19 Jul 2024 | 8:53 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 19 (UNI) Senior Advocate of Orissa High Court Pitambar Acharya has been appointed as the Advocate General of Odisha.

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Illegal immigrants found in border areas, racket issuing fake certificates found: Manipur CM

19 Jul 2024 | 8:52 PM

Imphal, July 19 (UNI ) Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh said 24 Myanmar citizens were found in the border area during a search by a combined force.

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