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NCP seeks disqualification of four Odisha legislators


July 10th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 10 (IANS) The Odisha unit of the Nationalist Congress Party Tuesday sought disqualification of its four legislators who last month defected to the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal ... Read more...

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Court quashes Odisha speaker’s ruling on BJP legislator


June 18th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 18 (IANS) Odisha High Court Monday quashed the ruling of state assembly Speaker Pradip Amat on the membership of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator who had ... Read more...

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Orissa abduction: Uproar in assembly


March 24th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 24 (IANS) Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members Saturday created an uproar in Odisha assembly over the abduction of a tribal member by Maoists early Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Odisha assembly adjourned twice after pandemonium


December 12th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 12 (IANS) Opposition members created unruly scenes in the Odisha assembly Monday over the alleged deteriorating law and order situation in the state, forcing Speaker Pradip Amat to ... Read more...

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Orissa house adjourned over World Cup cricket final


April 2nd, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 2 (IANS) Orissa Speaker Pradip Amat Saturday adjourned the assembly at the lunch break to let legislators watch on television the cricket World Cup final between India and ... Read more...

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Uproar in Orissa assembly over hostage crisis


February 18th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (IANS) Opposition members disrupted proceedings in the Orissa assembly Friday, accusing the government of doing nothing for the release of the Malkangiri district collector who continued to be in ... Read more...

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Uproar in Orissa assembly over Collector’s abduction


February 18th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (ANI): The Opposition parties disrupted proceedings in the Orissa Assembly for the second consecutive day on Friday over abduction of Malkangiri District Collector R Vineel Krishna.As Speaker Pradip ... Read more...

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Legislator throws pen stand at Orissa speaker


December 20th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 20 (IANS) A Congress legislator Monday threw a pen stand at Orissa Assembly Speaker Pradip Amat for refusing to expunge an alleged derogatory remark by a minister.Santosh Singh Saluja, who ... Read more...

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Patnaik defends Vedanta varsity decision


November 25th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 25 (IANS) Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday defended in the state assembly his government's decision to set up Vedanta University, being promoted by the London-based Vedanta group, and affirmed ... Read more...

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Orissa assembly disrupted again over university issue


November 24th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 24 (IANS) Orissa's opposition parties disrupted assembly proceedings for the second consecutive day Wednesday demanding the resignation of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over land acquisition for a proposed university.The ... Read more...

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Flamingos apply natural make-up to look good and attract mates


October 26th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that flamingos apply natural make-up to their feathers to look good and attract mates.The study by the Juan Amat, from the Estacion Biologica ... Read more...

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India finish eighth, Spain fifth in Hockey World Cup (Round up)


March 13th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) India went down 2-4 to Argentina to finish eighth while Spain took the fifth place getting past Korea 2-0 in classification matches of the Hockey ... Read more...

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Relaxed England lose their last Pool match to Spain (Lead)


March 8th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek RoyNew Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Playing their last Pool B match in a relaxed mood, having made sure of a place in the semi-finals, European champions England suffered their first ... Read more...

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We are out of the semi-final race, says Brasa


March 5th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) India coach Jose Brasa said his boys made some childish mistakes that saw the hosts go down 2-5 to Spain Thursday and jeopardised their Hockey World Cup ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan lose to jeopardise World Cup hopes (Roundup)


March 5th, 2010 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth and Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India squandered chances and defended sloppily to go down 2-5 to a determined Spain as their Hockey World Cup hopes lay in ... Read more...

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India muff chances to let Spain progress in Hockey World Cup (Second Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India wasted far too many chances to go down 2-5 to Olympic silver medallist Spain and with it their World Cup hopes lie in shambles ... Read more...

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India lose to Spain in Hockey World Cup (Lead)


March 5th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India's prospects in the Hockey World Cup suffered a setback as the hosts went down 2-5 to Spain in their crucial Pool B match at the Major ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: Spain beat India 5-2


March 4th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Spain beat India 5-2 in their crucial Pool B match of the Hockey World cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Thursday. Spain's Albert Sala ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: Spain lead India 2-0 at half time


March 4th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Spain were leading 2-0 at half time against India in their crucial Pool B match of the Hockey World cup here Thursday.Spain's Albert Sala scored the ... Read more...

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Spain beat South Africa in Hockey World Cup opening match


March 1st, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 1 (ANI): Spain won their opening match of the Hockey World Cup defeating South Africa by 4-2 after a heavily contested first half.Spain's captain Pol Amat acknowledged the need ... Read more...

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Hockey players differ on referrals


February 28th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) While international hockey players are still divided over the much talked about referral system introduced in the World Cup here, it was used straightaway ... Read more...

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Spain rally to outsmart South Africa 4-2 (Lead)


February 28th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Spain defeated South Africa 4-2 in an enthralling World Cup Hockey opener at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Sunday.Both teams were locked 2-2 ... Read more...

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Counter attacks will be key for India against Spain (Preview of India’s group)


February 23rd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Flair, flamboyance and individual skills best describe Spain's hockey team that has often promised a lot but failed to deliver. Like India, whom them play March 4, Spain, finalists in ... Read more...

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Orissa governor seeks report on assembly adjournment


December 8th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 8 (IANS) Orissa Governor M.C. Bhandare has sought a report from the state assembly over the abrupt adjournment of the winter session, officials said Tuesday. The winter session of the assembly ... Read more...

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Orissa opposition runs symbolic session to protest adjournment


December 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 7 (IANS) Members of Orissa's opposition parties began a symbolic session in the assembly lobby Monday as part of their continuing protest against the abrupt adjournment of the winter ... Read more...

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Orissa opposition protests house adjournment (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Orissa's opposition, the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), continued to protest inside the state assembly Sunday against the abrupt adjournment of the winter session 14 ... Read more...

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Orissa opposition protests assembly adjournment


December 6th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Orissa's opposition Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members continued to protest inside the state assembly Sunday against the abrupt adjournment of the winter session 14 days ... Read more...

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Orissa assembly winter session ends abruptly (Lead)


December 6th, 2009 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (IANS) Orissa Speaker Pradip Amat abruptly adjourned the state assembly session Saturday, 14 days short of its scheduled duration. The speaker declared the house adjourned sine die after ruling Biju ... Read more...

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Orissa assembly winter session ends abruptly


December 6th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (IANS) Orissa Speaker Pradip Amat abruptly adjourned the state assembly session Saturday, eight days short of its scheduled duration. Saturday was the 15th day of the planned 26-day winter session.The ... Read more...

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No Indian shortlisted for International Hockey Federation’s award


December 2nd, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 2 (IANS) Unsurprisingly, no Indian figures in the list of nominees for the International Hockey Federation's 2009 Men's Player of the Year and the Young Player of the Year awards. Out ... Read more...

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Orissa assembly adjourned over farmers committing suicide


November 19th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 19 (IANS) The Orissa assembly was repeatedly adjourned Thursday as the opposition Congress took up the issue of dozens of distressed farmers committing suicide allegedly due to their crops ... Read more...

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Snake catcher, doctor guard legislators in Orissa assembly


July 24th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 24 (IANS) The Orissa assembly, which was forced to suspend its proceedings Thursday after a stray snake was spotted by staff inside the house, resumed business Friday with a doctor ... Read more...

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King cobra halts Orissa assembly proceedings (Second Lead)


July 23rd, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 23 (IANS) The Orissa assembly was forced to suspend its proceedings Thursday after a stray snake was spotted by the staff inside the house. But the reptile, believed to be ... Read more...

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Stray snake disrupts Orissa Assembly proceedings


July 23rd, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneshwar, July 23 (ANI): A stray snake brought the State Assembly to a standstill for several hours in Orissa on Thursday.A cleaner spotted the intruder, believed to be a king cobra, ... Read more...

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Snake halts Orissa assembly proceedings (Lead)


July 23rd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 23 (IANS) The Orissa assembly was forced to suspend its session Thursday till 4 p.m. after a snake was spotted inside the house. The snake was spotted around 8 a.m. near ... Read more...

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