Section: Odisha

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal, rain predicted in Odisha till May 29

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In a ray of hope for denizens in the State suffering blistering heat wave condition over last few days, the Meteorological Department predicted low-pressure induced rainfall over several places in Odisha till next week.

Girl accidentally run over by Bolero

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In a bizarre kind of incident in the Jajpur district today a minor girl was mowed down by a Bolero accidentally.

Power cuts: People garland Nesco SDO with shoes, calls Keonjhar bandh on May 31

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Protesting frequent unannounced power cuts in Keonjhar town adjacent areas, angry people on Thursday gheraoed the Nesco Executive Engineer office in Keonjhar and put a garland of old torn shoes around the SDO’s neck. Further, the aggrieved people under the aegis of Keonjhar Sachetan Nagarika Mancha have called for a 12-hour Keonjhar bandh on May 31.

CM seeks Gadkari help for 2nd bridge over Brahmani near Rourkela on NH 143

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged Union Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to initiate measures for immediate construction of another bridge over river Brahmani near Rourkela on National Highway-143.

Poor workers detained by Nayagarh kangaroo court

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A Kangaroo court in Nabaghanapur in Nayagarh district on Wednesday detained five workers of a utensil factory as the workers continued with their jobs in the unit despite the former’s restriction.

Six hurt as bus turns turtle in Machhagaon

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At least six persons were injured, three critically when bus they were travelling in overturned near Machhagaon in Jagatsinghpur district today.

One kid dead, many ill in malaria at Nagada

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Nagada, a hilltop village, in Jajpur district which had grabbed national headlines in July last year due to the death of more than 20 Juanga tribal kids due to malnutrition, has once again hit the headlines. A tribal kid has died of malaria earlier this week while another affected kid was undergoing treatment at the Jajpur District Headquarters Hospital.

After diarrhoea, malaria on the march in Kalahandi village

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After being hit diarrhoea, there has been a marked increase in the number of patients of malaria in tribal dominated Kalahandi district creating panic among the people.

Matric supplementary exam from June 1

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The Matric supplementary examination will begin on June 1 and run till June 7, according to information available from the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha.

Tension at city rly station as 20 cattle rescued from train

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It seems that cattle protection activists are watchful everywhere now to thwart acts of illegal transportation of cows and oxen by traders.