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Heavy Rain To Lash Odisha Till September 28, Says IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra
Heavy Rain To Lash Odisha Till September 28, Says IMD DG Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

Yesterday’s cyclonic circulation near Myanmar coast has intensified and it will concentrate in low pressure area. It will move towards the Odisha coast. The cyclonic circulation and low pressure will trigger heavy rains in several parts of Odisha from September 26.

Man Found Dead A Day After Bodies Of Wife, Minor Daughters Recovered In Jharsuguda
Man Found Dead A Day After Bodies Of Wife, Minor Daughters Recovered In Jharsuguda

Narayan's brother has been detained in connection with the series deaths and police have begun interrogation to hit upon any probable leads to the case.

Ex-Tamil Nadu DGP Jalada Tripathy Appointed Chief Information Commissioner Of Odisha
Ex-Tamil Nadu DGP Jalada Tripathy Appointed Chief Information Commissioner Of Odisha

The name of the 1985-cadre IPS officer for the coveted post was reportedly finalised at a meeting presided over by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik held recently. A notification on the appointment of Tripathy was issued by the Odisha Governor, Ganeshi Lal today.

Odisha Govt On Alert As Subarnarekha And Jalaka Rivers In Balasore Overflow
Odisha Govt On Alert As Subarnarekha And Jalaka Rivers In Balasore Overflow

Jalaka River was also flowing over the danger level of 6.64 metres near Mathani leading to inundation of several roads which have severely affected communication in the region. The floodwater from Jalaka has entered 50 villages of 12 panchayats of the district.

SAMS Odisha: +3 Admissions Second Merit List 2021 Released, Check Details
SAMS Odisha: +3 Admissions Second Merit List 2021 Released, Check Details

As per an official notification, as many as 40,611 students have been selected in the second round merit selection. This year, a total of 2,44,252 students had applied for the Plus 3 admission.

Motu Police Station IIC Arrested
Malkangiri Motu Police Station IIC Arrested For Rs 2.8 Lakh Unaccounted Cash

Vigilance officials had intercepted Sahoo at Khordha while he was travelling with his family members from Motu to his native village Nakhara

Covid Vaccination: Odisha Sees Highest Single-Day Record Of 4.5 Lakh Doses
Covid Vaccination: Odisha Sees Highest Single-Day Record Of 4.5 Lakh Doses

The health department has targeted to vaccinate over 4 lakh people each day for which the inoculation drive is underway in 1,800 session sites in the State.

Pipili Bypoll
Pipili Bypoll: Postal Ballot Voting Begins For PwD, Covid Patients, 80 Plus Age Residents

Senior citizens above the age of 80 years, persons with disabilities (PwD) and Covid suspected/positive patients across the constituency, can cast their votes through postal ballots in the next five days of the poll process starting today

Pipili Bypoll
Pipili Bypoll: Vote Boycott Threat Erupts Over Incomplete Bridge

Villagers of the area claim that in the absence of a long-demanded bridge to their area across the river, boat has become the only source of connection for them with the outside world

Odisha Govt Allows Pharmacists To Dispense Drugs For Minor Ailments
Pharmacists Allowed To Dispense Drugs For These Ailments In Odisha, Check Here

The government has admitted that many of the single doctor hospitals in the state are managed by the pharmacists in absence of doctors due to some reason or other and so it has come up with a formal order to allow pharmacists to treat certain ailments in absence of doctors.

Bhubaneswar Drain Mishap
Bhubaneswar Drain Mishap: MP Aparajita Promises Free Education For Deceased Jyoti's Brother

Jyoti fondly named Raja, a Class-X student, fell into a drain in Shatabdi Nagar area while cycling his way to tuition at about 2 pm on Sunday afternoon and was swept away by the gushing floodwater.

Fourth Patient Under ECMO Support Dies At Cuttack SCB
Fourth Patient Under ECMO Support Dies At Cuttack SCB

The patient was admitted to the hospital on August 29 due to severe lungs infection and she was undergoing ECMO treatment since then

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TPNODL SDO Arrested By Odisha Vigilance For Amassing Over Rs 2 Cr DA
TPNODL SDO Arrested By Odisha Vigilance For Amassing Over Rs 2 Cr DA

Accused Maheswar Sethy was produced before the Keonjhar Special Vigilance judge's court which remanded him to judicial custody till October 5. 

Rural Penury Vs Urban Luxury In odisha
Inequality Rocks Odisha: Rural Debt Burden Up 127%, Urban Down By 54% in 6-Yrs

As per SBI report, in the pandemic backdrop, the rural debt is projected to more than double nationally. Coincidentally, debt-enriched rural Odisha had been third in country where rural caseload was around 80 percent

Tiffin Stall Owner In Cuttack Poisons 20 Stray Dogs To Death, FIR Lodged
Tiffin Stall Owner In Cuttack Poisons 20 Stray Dogs To Death, FIR Lodged 

Accused tiffin stall owner reportedly killed the stray dogs by feeding them gulgula (fried doughnut) laced with pesticide. 

Odisha Witnesses 136 Fold Rise In Murders Due To Family Disputes In 2020
Odisha Witnesses 136 Fold Rise In Murders Due To Family Disputes In Pandemic Year 2020

Covid-19 pandemic, financial crisis and mental stress along with the modern lifestyle and internet usage have emerged as contributing factors in the rising crime rate in the State, believe experts.

Plus 2 Exams: Discrepancies In Results Put Students In Quandary
After Clearing Board Exams, Odisha Plus II Student Finds Him ‘Failed’ While Claiming TC 

The CHSE results declared under the alternative evaluation method showed that he had passed the exams with 238 marks. However, when he reached the college a few days later to claim the TC for admission in Diploma course at a technical institute, he found that he has failed in the exams. 

OSSC Recruitment 2021: Main Exam Schedule Released For Various Posts, Admit Card Details Here 
OSSC Recruitment 2021: Main Exam Schedule Released For Various Posts, Admit Card Details Here 

The main written exam for the post of Inspector of Legal Metrology & Laboratory Assistant will be held on October 7 and 8, 2021 while Computer Operator-cum-Store Keeper main exam is scheduled for October 3.

Depression In Bay of Bengal
Very Heavy Rains To Spare Odisha On Sept 26, Depression To Hit Andhra Pradesh

Weather Models hint at a full stop on the formation of fresh low pressure areas after Sept 26 in Bay of Bengal. They reasoned that the monsoon will remain weak over the Andaman seas and adjoining BoB

Odisha-Andhra Border Dispute
Odisha-Andhra Border Row: Pradhan Recommends Measures To Andhra CM For Peaceful Resolution

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has termed the spread of the border skirmishes from 20 odd villages under Kotia Gram Panchayat to other border villages in Koraput and Gajapati districts as ‘unfortunate’ and ‘matter of serious concern’.

Odisha: Lady Teacher’s Throat Slit By Husband For Filing Dowry Complaint
Odisha: Lady Teacher’s Throat Slit By Husband For Filing Dowry Complaint  

Sanjurani Debata, who teaches Sanskrit at Durgapalli UP school in Puintala, was reportedly attacked by her husband, Pradeep Kumar Panda, who is also a teacher by profession. 

Indian Oil Recruitment 2021: Apply For 99 Non-Executive Posts At Paradip Refinery In Odisha
Indian Oil Recruitment 2021: Apply For 99 Non-Executive Posts At Paradip Refinery In Odisha

The link to the online application will remain open from September 21, 2021 (10 am) to October 12, 2021( 5 pm).

Little Horse Riders Jockeying To Cast Off 'Red' Taint In Odisha’s Malkangiri
Ride With Swabhiman: Little Horse Riders Jockeying To Cast Off ‘Red’ Taint In Odisha’s Malkangiri

Fast forward to the present, life appears to be getting back on track to realize its true value in the territory once completely cut-off from the rest of the world under the Red terror’s gun law.

After Angel Priya, Bhubaneswar Police Net Angel Pihu Who Looted Cash, Jewellery From Youth’s House
After Angel Priya, Bhubaneswar Police Net Angel Pihu Who Looted Cash, Jewellery From Youth’s House

Accused woman allegedly befriended a youth from Bankual area in Bhubaneswar by introducing herself as a staff of a reputed college and later looted Rs 10 lakh cash, ornaments and other valuables from his house.