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England thrash S.Africa by seven wickets in Women's World Cup Feb 10, 4:12 pm
Cuttack (Orissa), Feb.10 (ANI): Seamer Anya Shrubsole's career-best figures of five for 17 helped England to beat South Africa by seven wickets at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Sunday.
Karachi, Jan. 31 (ANI): Pakistan women team manager Ayesha Ashar has said the decision to accommodate her team at Cuttack's Barabati Stadium owing to threats from India's right-wing parties, is not disturbing, and is in fact, quite comfortable.
Indian NGO bags first 'Global+5 award' in Geneva for providing rural communities with toilets, running water Oct 12, 11:33 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): An innovative scheme by an NGO to provide rural Indian communities with toilets and running water in every house has been given the first 'Global+5 award' in Geneva, USA.
President poll race hots up; Sangma meets Naveen Patnaik May 22, 11:52 am
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): While the race for India's next President gathering pace, former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma on Tuesday met Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Presidential polls: Sangma thanks Jayalalithaa, Patnaik on behalf of tribal community May 17, 8:07 pm
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma on Thursday welcomed the decision of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to back him for the president's post, and urged the leaders of various other political outfits to also support him.
As authorities pass the buck, foodgrains rot May 16, 6:02 pm
Cuttuck, May 16 (ANI): More than 600 quintals of rice is rotting in railway godowns here in Orissa as the authorities have failed to store it in cold storage and refuse to take responsibility for the damage.
Personal guard of top Maoist leader Sabyasachi surrenders May 5, 10:16 am
Paralakhemundi (Orissa), May 5 (ANI): In a major cause of worry for the left ultras, a close confidante and personal guard of top Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda, Prashant Majhi alias Sushant, surrendered before police in Paralakhemundi in Orissa.
Top woman Maoist leader surrenders in Orissa Apr 28, 3:32 pm
Malkangiri, Apr 28 (ANI): Disillusioned by the Maoist ideology, a top woman rebel commander Nirmala, involved in various incidents of violence, surrendered before the police in Orissa's Malkangiri District.
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister on Monday said the Centre should take the various state governments into confidence as they decide to set up the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).
Agni-V missile test likely to take place on Wednesday Apr 16, 2:29 pm
Balasore (Orissa), April 16 (ANI): The maiden test of India's indigenously developed nuclear capable 'Agni-V' ballistic missile is likely to be held on Wheeler Island off the Orissa coast on Wednesday.
Tripura hosts ten day long Orissa festival Apr 13, 5:41 pm
Agartala, Apr 13 (ANI): To promote cultural relations, tourism, and business with Orissa, Tripura recently hosted a ten day long Orissa festival.
Maoist leader Panda's rivals ask Orissa Govt. to release five more Maoists (Second Update-Orissa-Maoists) Apr 7, 8:54 pm
Bhubaneswar, Apr.7 (ANI): Within hours of Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announcing the names of six Maoists to be released by his government, the rebels who have abducted Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA Jhina Hikaka, released a fresh audio tape on Saturday demanding the release of five more Naxals from jail.
Orissa CM Patnaik names six Maoists to be freed in exchange for Italian hostage (Update-Orissa-Maoists) Apr 7, 8:54 pm
Bhubaneswar, Apr.7 (ANI): The Orissa Government on Saturday announced the names of the jailed Maoists to be freed in exchange for the kidnapped Italian hostage.
Orissa CM strongly refutes Maoist leader's claims Apr 7, 4:58 pm
Bhubaneswar, Apr.7 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday strongly refuted the claims of Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda made by him in an audio tape, arguing that the Maoists had asked for the release of six Naxals, out of which the government was facilitating the release of five.
Rayagada, Apr 3 (ANI): Local authorities in Orissa have extended a ban on foreign tourists from visiting Maoist-affected areas across the state following the abduction of two Italian nationals.
Bhubaneswar, Apr.3 (ANI): Maoists in Orissa have reportedly released an audio tape in which they have set an April 5 deadline for the state government to meet their demands if the latter wants the safe release of Biju Janata Dal MLA Jhina Hikaka.
Bhubaneshwar, Apr 3 (ANI): Following several appeals by Orissa authorities for the release of Italian national Bosusco Paolo, the Maoists are reportedly considering these requests, claimed an interlocutor Dandapani Mohanty.
Bhubaneswar, Apr.1 (ANI): Orissa's Home Secretary U N Behera has said the state government will need time to secure the release of two persons still held captive by the Maoists.
Orissa CM Patnaik denies communication gap with centre Mar 31, 8:43 pm
Bhubaneswar, Mar 31 (ANI): Ruling out any rift with central government, Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday said his government was in communication with home ministry.
New Delhi, Mar 31 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said the Orissa government is on the right track in talking to the Maoists to secure the safe release of an abducted Italian tourist and Biju Janata Dal MLA Jhina Hikaka.
Bhubaneswar, Mar 31 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has invited the Maoist-backed Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh (CMAS) tribal group to act as a mediator in the abduction case of Biju Janata Dal MLA Jhina Hikaka.
Narayanpatna, Mar 30 (ANI): Chief of the Maoist-backed Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh (CMAS) tribal group Nachika Linga denied assisting rebels in the abduction of Orissa's Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator Jhina Hikaka.
New Delhi/Bhubaneshwar, Mar 30 (ANI): Environment Minister Jayanti Natrajan on Friday said that her ministry would do everything in their power to ensure the safety of the environment in the light of the National Green Tribunal's verdict to suspend the environment license of Korean steel gaint POSCO's 12 billion dollar steel project in Orissa.
Brahmos missile flight tested successfully off Orissa coast Mar 28, 3:20 pm
Balasore (Orissa), Mar.28 (ANI): India on Wednesday successfully testfired version three of Brahmos supersonic cruise missile at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, off the Orissa coast.
Bhubaneshwar, Mar 28 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has said government mediators appointed to negotiate the release of the abducted Italian tourist are also keen to negotiate for the release of abducted Biju Janata Dal MLA Jhina Hikaka.
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