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17 students ill after eating toxic seeds

Angul/Athamallik: At least 17 students were taken ill after they ate toxic seeds of yellow oleander tree at Anantpalli Project High School premises under this subdivision in Angul district Thursday. The affected students were first admitted to Athamallik sub-divisional hospital … Continue reading

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Floriculturists cry for govt support to expand farming

Keonjhar: Instead of sitting idle or doing odd jobs after harvesting paddy, farmers in most parts of Keonjhar can take up floriculture as the conditions are conducive for it in the district. With the rise in demand for flowers, scores … Continue reading

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No flowery business this

Post News Network Bhadrak, June 3: Even as there is a huge demand for flowers in this coastal district, the state has not taken steps to encourage flower cultivation to decrease the flower traders’ dependence on import from outside. Scores of … Continue reading

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Nurturing flowers in the dry season

  HIMANSHU GURU The best time of the year to create a lovely flower garden in front of your home or at the rooftoop is winter. Women like wandering through the garden with the petals kissing their dupattas softly while … Continue reading

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