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5 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Fly at one go, twice over

Bhubaneswar, April 24: Two flyovers - one at Vani Vihar and another at Acharya Vihar on National Highway-5 - were today thrown open to the public without much fanfare as the model code of conduct for polls remains in force.

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12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Odisha official shifted over post-poll goof up

Bhubaneswar, April 23 : An official was transferred from Odisha's Kendrapada district after protests against him over an alleged post-poll goof up.

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19 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Chhattisgarh witnesses 35 per cent voter turnout till 1 pm

A moderate 35 per cent polling was recorded till 1 pm in seven parliamentary constituencies of Chhattisgarh during the third and final phase of Lok Sabha polls in the state on Thursday.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

India Talkies

Repoll in nine Odisha polling stations April 25 - Indiatalkies.com

Bhubaneswar, April 22: The Election Commission Tuesday ordered repolling in nine polling stations in Odisha April 25 after allegations of rigging and other irregularities during the April 17 polling in the state.

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Outlook

Identity Proof Mandatory for Visitors to Hotels in Odisha

A day after the Odisha police confirmed visit of two IM operatives to Bhubaneswar and Puri in January, the state government today made identity proof of visitors seeking accommodation to hotels mandatory.

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India Talkies

Chhattisgarh's top guns face tough fight (Curtain Raiser) - Indiatalkies.com

Raipur, April 22: Chhattisgarh's political bigwigs, including a niece of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, face their toughest battle as the third and final phase of polling takes place in the state Thursday.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Telegraph

Govt sits on Patra panel extend plea

Bhubaneswar, April 21: The wait to identify and probe individuals and entities involved in unauthorised collection of public deposit might get longer with the state government failing to respond to the extension plea of the Justice R.K. Patra Commission.

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Central Chronicle

Modi goes personal, questions Rahul's skill to lead nation

Agencies, Raipur The BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi, the flagship of the saffron party's electoral armada, today endeavoured to shoot the Congress below the waterline by questioning his archrival and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's ability to lead the nation.

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Newkerala.com

Five die in Odisha heat wave

Bhubaneswar, April 21 : At least five people have died due to sunstroke in Odisha this summer, an official said Monday.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Telegraph

One hurt in Unit-IV cop-goon gun battle

Bhubaneswar, April 19: A 26-year-old man, suspected to be part of a gang of illegal gun runners, was injured in an exchange of fire between police and goons outside a hotel at Unit-IV this afternoon.

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The Indian Express

One dead in Odisha post-poll violence

Electronic Voting Machines at a distribution centre on the eve of the Lok Sabha elections in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Real Bollywood

Pakistani music open, easy to connect: Sanam Puri

New Delhi, April 18: Indian singer Sanam Puri, who has given hits like "Ishq bulava" and "Dhat teri ki", appreciates Pakistani music for its quality and says his band is trying to achieve the same quality.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Indian Express

A blast and some IEDs as voters beat '09

The 121 constituencies included the Maoist-affected areas of Giridih, Hazaribagh and Khunti in Jharkhand, Kanker, Mahsamund and Rajnandgaon in Chhattisgarh, Jehanabad and Munger in Bihar, and Nabrangpur in Orissa.

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The Telegraph

Election over, Odisha sets eyes on May 16

Bhubaneswar, April 17: Polling for 11 Lok Sabha and 77 Assembly constituencies in the state concluded today.

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The Indian Express

65 pc voter turn out in three Naxal-hit seats in Chhattisgarh

Around 65 per cent of the total electorate exercised their franchise in three Lok Sabha seats - Kanker, Rajnandgaon and Mahasamund.

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India.com

45 per cent polling in Odisha till 2 PM

Bhubaneswar, Apr 17: An estimated 45 per cent voters exercised their franchise till 2 PM for the simultaneous second and last phase of the elections to 11 Lok Sabha and 77 Assembly constituencies in Odisha today.

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India Talkies

Odisha sees 70 percent polling (Fifth Lead) - Indiatalkies.com

Bhubaneswar, April 17: Amid stray incidents of violence, about 70 percent of the electorate Thursday cast their ballot in the second and final phase of polling for 11 Lok Sabha and 77 assembly seats in Odisha, officials said.

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The Indian Express

Elections 2014 LIVE: Narendra Modi slams Jayanti Natarajan; polling underway in 12 states

So far polling has been held in 111 constituencies in four phases. In the last round 91 seats went to polls on April 10. Nandan Nilekani , Maneka Gandhi, former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda , Union Minister Veerappa Moily and Srikant Jena, Supriya Sule and Lalu Prasad's eldest daughter Misa Bharti figure among the 1,769 candidates in the fifth of ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Newkerala.com

Campaign seals the fortune of 98 LS and 747 Assy aspirants in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Apr 15 : The hustle bustle of high voltage campaign in the politically sensitive coastal and north Odisha came to an end today to seal the electoral fortune of 98 Lok sabha and 747 assembly aspirants.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Telegraph

Geeta's growth bait to retain hubby's bastion

Chaibasa, April 15: The sound of poll bugles reverberated through tribal-dominated Singhbhum constituency even as the Election Commission's curbs on campaigns came into effect this evening.

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