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Two Trains From Puri Delayed

Puri: Following severe problem in overhead electric wires due to thunderstorm and cyclonic weather conditions at Kharagpur on Monday, two trains from Puri will be running late on Tuesday. According to an East Coast Railway (ECoR) release,  12822 Puri-Howrah Dhauli...

Apollo For Men On Moon, Artemis For Woman

Nasa’s ambitious plan to send a woman to the surface of the moon by 2024 is now named Artemis, after the Greek goddess of the moon, who is also a twin sister of the god Apollo, reported theverge.com. Nasa’s...
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Odia Girl Calls Off Wedding To Drunk Groom

Sambalpur: A woman called off her wedding on seeing her would-be groom in an inebriated condition at the wedding venue in Badmal village under Jujumura block of Sambalpur district. Family members of the girl from Badmal village had fixed her...

Hot Water Poured On 3-Year-Old Girl

Sonepur: A helper at an Anganwadi Kendra in Jatiapalli, Sonepur district, allegedly poured hot water on a three-year-old girl. Sources said that Pritimayi Mahakuna was picked up from her home for the Anganwadi centre by the helper. Hours later, her...

BJD Leader Suspended For Anti-Party Activity

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday suspended Sk Safiquddin (Tali), president of the party's Bari block unit in Jajpur district, for anti-party activity. The BJD president has directed party functionaries to carry out...

HC Breather For BJP leaders in Chattrapur Councillor Murder Case

Cuttack: Orissa High Court on Monday extended the interim protection from arrest granted to BJP leaders Bhrugu Buxipatra and Golak Mohapatra in Chhattrapur councillor Laxmidutta Pradhan’s murder case. The high court had granted the BJP leaders interim protection from arrest...

OMC Contributes Rs 100 Crore To CMRF For Fani Relief

The Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) on Monday contributed Rs 100 crore to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund (CMRF), for cyclone Fani-related relief activities. Its senior officers met Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and handed over a cheque for the purpose.

Newly-Wed Dies In Road Mishap In Boudh

Boudh: A pall of gloom descended on Kumbhia village in Angul district, where the Dehury family had recently celebrated the wedding of their son Jiten Dehury, on Sunday. Just 10 days after his wedding, Jiten met with a serious accident...

3 Gunmen Holed Up In Gwadar Hotel

Terrorists have stormed a 5-star hotel in Gwadar, Balochistan, in Pakistan. Various news agencies said three gunmen were inside the hotel, where gunshots have been heard. More details are awaited.

Forest Dept Pegs Fani Loss At Rs 537 Crore

The Forest & Environment Department has pegged the total losses caused by cyclone Fani at Rs 537 crore. It said nine lakh trees were damaged in the forest and sanctuary areas and while five lakh trees outside forest areas....
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