Miscellaneous Updates

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

World's Shortest Cow In Bangladesh: Dwarf Bovinae Is Melting Hearts
World's Shortest Cow In Bangladesh: Dwarf Bovinae Is Melting Hearts

As per the recorded data of the Guiness World Records, Manikyam, a cow from Kerala holds the title of being the shortest cow in the world.

Jal Jeevan Mission: Centre Hikes Allocation To Odisha By 4 Times
Jal Jeevan Mission: Centre Hikes Allocation To Odisha By 4 Times

Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has approved the four-fold increase in allocation to Odisha and assured full assistance to the state for making provision of tap water supply in every rural home by March, 2024.

Old Indian Currencies Can Fetch You Over Rs 1 Lakh, Know Details
Old Indian Currencies Can Fetch You Over Rs 1 Lakh, Know Details

If you own Queen Victoria’s coins from the year 1862, you can trade those for Rs Rs 1.5 lakh. Of course, you reserve all rights to bargain with the buyer. 

Delhi Shocker: Woman Strangulates Ailing Toddler Son After Husband Refuses To Take Him To Doctor
Delhi Shocker: Woman Strangulates Ailing Toddler Son After Husband Refuses To Take Him To Doctor

Jyoti disclosed that she had a quarrel with her husband on Thursday at around 3.30 p.m. She also stated that her 11 month-old son was suffering from fever and Satveer refused to take him to a doctor.

Dengue awareness
BMC Gears Up As Dengue Scare Back In Bhubaneswar

After detection of fresh cases with the onset of monsoon, the civic authorities carried out a massive awareness programme in the city. Focussing on complete eradication of the disease, the BMC stressed on taking the awareness drive to every doorstep.

Hirakud Dam
Hirakud Dam Releases Season’s First Flood Water

Hirakud Dam released this season’s first flood water through sluice gate seven of Left Spillway

Swabhiman Anchal
People Of Swabhiman Anchal Protest Transfer Of Malkangiri SP

People in Swabhiman Anchal are of the opinion that, SP Khilari has a great role in the development of the Swabhiman Anchal and he should be allowed to discharge his duty in Malkangiri for few more years

weekly-horoscope
Weekly Horoscope From 12 To 18th July 2021: Know What This Week Has In Store For You

This week, two important planetary transits will be taking place. On July 16, the Sun will move to Cancer sign and will join Mars, while Venus will be transiting to the fiery sign of Leo on July 17. Let us see how this planetary configuration will impact our lives.

Rath Yatra 2021
Odisha Students Sculpt Miniature Models Of Srimandir, Chariots Of Trinity

Two devotees from Odisha paid obeisance to the Trinity through their works in different forms before world famous Rath Yatra on July 12

Jagannath Temple
Jagannath Temple's Last 'Devadasi' Parasmani Devi Dies At 90

Devadasis were married to Lord Jagannath and accepted him as the "divine husband", and they remained spinsters throughout their lives.

Woman Delivers Baby In Train At Bhubaneswar Railway Station
Woman Delivers Baby In Train At Bhubaneswar Railway Station

The woman and newborn were shifted to the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar for further treatment 

Bambo craft
From Chat Vendor To Master Bamboo Craftsman: A Lockdown Success Story

Meet 40-year-old Sudarshan Sahoo who once sold Chat at a road side stall in the Capital city to make a living. Thanks to the long pandemic-induced lockdowns, Sahoo, as he stands now after a year, has morphed into a well-known bamboo artisan in the city.

jail
Undertrials Allege Torture Inside Bargarh Sub-Jail; Authorities Rubbish Charges

Two under trial prisoners (UTPs) alleged that they had been beaten up by the jail staff at the Baragarh sub-jail as they opposed sub-standard food

Odisha Village
Water, Electricity And Road Still A Distant Dream For People In This Odisha Village

Villagers of remote Maniari village in Ganjam district are still deprived of the basic amenities ike electricity, potable water and road connectivity

Security Personnel-Maoists Exchange Fire In Odisha; DGP Airlifts 2 Injured Jawans To Bhubaneswar
Security Personnel-Maoists Exchange Fire In Odisha; DGP Airlifts 2 Injured Jawans To Bhubaneswar

The combing operation was launched by a joint team of security forces based on information about the presence and movement of a Maoist group in the region

boating
Odisha To Start Boating Facility At 100 Spots By Dec

Chief Secretary S.C. Mahapatra directed the departments of forest and environment, water resources and tourism to identify around 100 spots for starting the boating facilities and submit the final list within a month.

Odisha IAS Officer Gets Lokayukta Clean Chit In Medical Bill Reimbursement Case
Odisha IAS Officer Gets Lokayukta Clean Chit In Medical Bill Reimbursement Case   

Lokayukta observed that IAS officer Bishnupada Sethi as a good will gesture has returned the entire amount of Rs 3.27 lakh to the OSCB on June 25, 2021

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Odisha CM Announces Rs 532 Crore Covid Package For MNREGA Workers 

After the announcement of Rs 1,690 crore assistance package for landless farmers, Odisha government has now announced special package for MNREGA workers