For 2nd week, onion still above Rs 100/kg

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- For the second week in a row, onion prices on Tuesday stayed above the Rs 100 per kg mark, as Government efforts to cool the rates seem to be taking more time than expected. The ... Read More

ADR: 19 members in LS face cases of crime against women

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The number of Lok Sabha MPs with cases related to crimes against women has increased from two in 2009 to 19 in 2019. According to the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), t... Read More

LS passes Arms Amendment Bill

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Arms Amendment Bill providing maximum punishment of life imprisonment for manufacturing and carrying illegal arms. Piloted by Home Minister Ami... Read More

Cong welcomes Sena's stand on CAB Bill in RS

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The Congress on Tuesday said it welcomed the Shiv Sena's decision to reconsider its stand on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha after voting in favour in the Lok... Read More

'Individual freedom, dignity drive transformation'

BHUBANESWAR, Dec. 11 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said his Government is committed to protecting the rights and upholding the dignity of people to bring transformation in the society an... Read More

Rtd diploma engineers association holds meet

BHUBANESWAR, Dec. 11 -- The Odisha Retired Diploma Engineers' Association held its extended executive council meeting in the Ram Mandir premises here on Tuesday. Association president Bipin Bihari Na... Read More

Tirumala canteen man marries B'pur blind girl

BRAHMAPUR, Dec. 11 -- Visually-challenged Soumya of Radhakrusha Sahi in Gatebazar here had little hope that she will marry someday just like any other girl. But as we say marriages are made in heaven,... Read More

Boy dies as mobile explodes while charging

NABARANGPUR, Dec. 11 -- A 17-year-old boy died when his mobile phone exploded while he was charging it at Cherachetiaguda village under the Dabugaon police limits in Nabarangpur district on Tuesday. ... Read More

AIR programme heads meet at Gopalpur

BRAHMAPUR, Dec. 11 -- Programme heads of All India Radio (AIR) stations operating in the State held their quarterly coordination committee meeting at Gopalpur in Ganjam district recently. AIR, Cuttac... Read More

Girl's body exhumed 22 months after death

PHULBANI, Dec. 11 -- The case of death of a minor Christian girl in Kandhamal district got a dramatic twist and the body was exhumed from the graveyard by police on Monday. This was done when 22 mont... Read More