Miscellaneous Updates

Woman Pushes 2 Kids To Death, Attempts Suicide In Odisha
Woman Pushes 2 Kids To Death, Attempts Suicide In Odisha

Bhagyalaxmi Patra had a quarrel with her husband M Rajesh Patra over some unknown issues and left home along with their two children yesterday. 

Aircraft Crash In Maharashtra: Pilot Killed, Women Trainee Injured 
Aircraft Crash In Maharashtra: Pilot Killed, Women Trainee Injured 

The aircraft belonged to the NMIMS Academic of Aviation, linked with the reputed Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVPKM)'s group of educational institutions in Mumbai.

From Metal Detectors To Body-Cams, Odisha Jails Get Ready For Face-Lift
From Deep Metal Detectors To Body Cams, Odisha Jails Ready For Facelift

The Odisha government has approved the 2020-21 action plan for the modernisation of prisons in the State.

ArcelorMittal, Dist Admin Officials Begin Land Search For Proposed Steel Plant In Kendrapara
ArcelorMittal, Dist Admin Officials Begin Land Search For Proposed Steel Plant In Kendrapara

The state government had on March 3 signed a memorandum of understanding with ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel for setting up a 12- million tonne integrated steel plant in Kendrapara with an investment of Rs 50,000 crore.

3 Lodges Sealed In Puri For Curfew Violation During Rath Jatra
3 Lodges Sealed In Puri For Curfew Violation During Rath Jatra 

Puri tehsildar Rabi Pradhan said the drive is underway against violators and stringent action will be taken against those who have not followed the curfew directive during the Rath Jatra  

Pulitzer Winner Indian Journalist Danish Working For Reuters Killed In Afghanistan
Pulitzer Winner Indian Journalist Danish Working For Reuters Killed In Afghanistan

Afghan special forces had been fighting to retake the main market area of Spin Boldak in Kandahar province when Siddiqui and a senior Afghan officer were killed in what they described as Taliban crossfire, an Afghan commander told Reuters.

Niranjan Mishra
Do Not Visit Private Hospitals For Dengue Test, Appeals Top Odisha Health Official

Khordha district has reported as many as 113 dengue cases since January. Out of the total cases, a whopping 103 were detected only this month.

Panchayat poll
Panchayat Poll Counting To Be Held At Block Level; SEC Seeks Data On Ballot Boxes

The poll body stated that it had received the data on ballot boxes from various districts which is much lesser than the boxes supplied to them

Mo Bus
Mo Bus To Resume Regular Operation From July 19

Bus services for incoming passengers will continue from railway station to Cuttack and Khordha even on weekend shutdown from Friday to Sunday.

Bus
Odisha Govt Announces Tax Exemption For Covid-Hit Private Bus Operators For July

The Odisha government exempted Motor Vehicle (MV) Tax of bus operators for the month of July, 2021

High Drama
High Drama Unfolded As Excise Sleuths Raid Family Vehicle On Wrong Intelligence Inputs

The excise sleuths intercepted the vehicle mid-way and inspected it in search of illegal contraband items. However, they failed to find any such materials from the vehicle following which the travellers got into an argument with the raiding officials.

Railway Project
Aswini Vaishnaw Reviews Odisha Railway Projects, Shares Video On Twitter

The Minister who was elected to the Rajya Sabha from the State had discussed with senior officials of his ministry regarding the pending works in Odisha

Flight to remember: Maran & Rudy
'A Flight To Remember': Dayanidhi Maran After Finding BJP's Rajiv Pratap Rudy The Pilot

DMK MP and former Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran was pleasantly surprised when he came to know that fellow parliamentarian Rajiv Pratap Rudy was the pilot of his flight from New Delhi to Chennai.

Maoist Insurgency
Maoist Insurgency - Helpless Existence Of Women In Red Zone

Poor innocent tribals residing in the left wing infested areas are not only killed by these ultras, but also become alleged victims of the bullets of security forces those have been deployed in those areas to eliminate the Maoists.

PC Culture
PC Culture Prevalent Under 5T Nose In Nuapada; Video Bares It All

A purported video which is doing rounds on social media has brought to the fore the sorry state of affairs prevailing in the rural pockets of the State.

Abandoned By Owner, Ailing Camel Dies In Odisha’s Ganjam
Abandoned By Owner, Ailing Camel Dies In Odisha’s Ganjam

Starved and exhausted for days, the wandering animal finally died yesterday. 

Marital Discord: Anubhav Files Contempt Plea Against Varsha, Requests End Of Conciliation
Marital Discord: Anubhav Files Contempt Plea Against Varsha, Requests End Of Conciliation

The conciliator unsuccessfully tried to mutually sort out the issues between Anubhav and Varsha and avoid the divorce

Battling For Life, Cobra-Bitten Nabarangpur Girl Admitted To Cuttack SCB 
Battling For Life, Cobra-Bitten Nabarangpur Girl Admitted To Cuttack SCB 

A team of doctors from Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Cardiothoracic departments will treat Manjula at the premier hospital, informed SCB Emergency Officer Dr Bhubanananda Moharana.

  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021
  • Odisha
Arrest of 3 JMB Terror Operatives In Kolkata:
Arrest Of 3 JMB Terror Operatives In Kolkata: Odisha Police On Alert For Hiding Suspects

At least 15 operatives of JMB have sneaked into West Bengal from the neighbouring country earlier this year.

Stray Dog
From Jhansi Streets To Pennsylvania Home: Stray & Blind Dog's Remarkable Turn Of Fate

 It is a heartwarming tale of a nine-month-old blind stray dog which has now found a loving home in Pennsylvania in the US, thanks to the efforts of a young woman.

Smart City’s ‘Mo Cycles’ End Up On The Scrap Heap
Smart City’s ‘Mo Cycles’ End Up On The Scrap Heap

The ‘Mo Cycle’ scheme was launched in the smart city on November 26, 2018 during the Men’s Hockey World Cup to boost public transport.  

‘Take Me To A Doctor Or Kill Me’: Pleads Little Odisha Girl Bitten By Cobra
‘Take Me To A Doctor Or Kill Me’: Pleads Little Odisha Girl Bitten By Cobra

With no means to arrange funds for the little girl’s treatment, the hapless family has sought financial assistance from several quarters.

Andhra Opposes
Andhra Opposes Construction Of Temple In Bordering Odisha Village

A team of Andhra officials led by Saluru Sub-Collector opposed the construction of the temporary Lord Patitapaban temple and renovation of an old Goddess temple by the villagers of Nerellavalasa

Doctor, Patient's Attendants Face-Off At MKCG Hospital In Berhampur
Doctor, Patient's Attendants Face-Off At MKCG Hospital In Berhampur

An altercation erupted between the patient's daughter Krishna with Dr Asish after the former alleged poor treatment given at the hospital.

Netaji Bus Terminal
Cuttack’s Netaji Bus Terminal To Be Ready In 9 Months

Cuttack District Administration claimed that under-construction Netaji Bus Terminal (CNBT) in the city will be ready for operation within nine months