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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik informed Prime Minister Narendra Modi today that Odisha government has rejected the Centre's negotiation committee on Mahanadi river water dispute with Chhattisgarh.


Hitting out at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for rejecting the Centre's Negotiation Committee on the Mahanadi river water dispute between the state and Chhattisgarh, Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said it exposed the BJD chief's "double standards for p


The Mizoram government has suspended an official for allegedly signing an memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a fake institution and causing a loss of nearly Rs 128 lakh to the state exchequer.


It is turning out to be a heartbreak for Muslim ticket aspirants of the BJP in the upcoming Manipur Assembly polls with even the party's state unit President of Minority Morcha failing to get the nod.


A large number of migrant workers, engaged in textiles industry in Gujarat's Surat, are on their way home to villages in Ganjam district of Odisha to cast their votes during the three-tier panchayat polls next month.


The Coast Guard today nabbed 139 fishermen on charges of undertaking unlawful fishing activity in turtle concentration zones of Odisha's Gahirmatha marine sanctuary.

A fire broke out at a factory in the busy Sealdah area in east-central part of the city this afternoon, fire brigade officials said. At least 17 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to douse the blaze, which was reported at around 3.30 PM, they said.

A pregnant woman was killed and three others were injured when an ambulance taking her to hospital hit a tree in Malda district early today.


Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee has one regret in life - he could not portray the character of Shakespeare's "Hamlet" which fascinates him the most.