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Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test cancelled after paper leaked

Bhubaneswar :  The Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) was cancelled and a probe ordered after its question paper was leaked on the social media on Wednesday, even as the first sitting of the examination was underway. “This was an unfortunate incident. We were forced to cancel the exams of both the sittings after the question […]

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Odisha : 9 including 7 children killed in boat tragedy

Bhubaneswar :  At least nine people, including seven children, were killed when a boat carrying them capsized in the Mahanadi river in Odisha’s Kendrapara district, an official said on Thursday. The boat with around 55 persons capsized on Wednesday evening. While the body of one woman was recovered on Wednesday night, eight bodies were taken […]

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Odisha: shelter home caretaker arrested for sexually exploiting girl inmates

Bhubaneswar :  A shelter home in-charge has been arrested in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district for sexually exploiting girl inmates, police said on Saturday. Simanchal Nayak, the caretaker of the non-government organisation-run Good News India Dream Centre in Beltikiri, was arrested following a raid on Friday by a joint team of Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and the […]

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Trinamool will contest in Jharkhand, Odisha, Assam in 2019 LS elections: Mamata Banerjee

Purulia :  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said her party Trinamool Congress will contest a number of Lok Sabha seats in the neighbouring states of Jharkhand, Odisha and Assam in the 2019 General Elections. Upping the ante against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Banerjee said the saffron outfit will draw a blank […]