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IMD Weather Update
Minimum temp to rise over northwest India, rain likely over north Punjab, Haryana

Along with the western disturbances, an induced cyclonic circulation lies over central Pakistan & adjoining West Rajasthan.

  • Thursday, 09 February 2023
  • IMD
Minister Naba Das' Condolence Meeting
Father earned trust & faith of people: Naba Das’ daughter Dipali

The condolence meeting was held at the Sarabahal school ground to observe deceased Naba Das’ 12th day ritual. Huge number of supporters and political bigwigs including Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik attended the event.

NLUO
NLUO vacancy: Apply for project manager and project coordinator posts

The engagement of the Project Manager and Project Coordinator is not against any regular post and is limited to the duration of the project. The engagement shall not confer any right for permanent/regular job or absorption at NLUO.

Odisha STF arrests fugitive drug peddler from Assam
Odisha STF arrests fugitive drug peddler from Assam

According to source, a team of Odisha STF and Assam police arrested the drug peddler. Earlier in December, 1.335 kg of brown sugar, a car and other incriminating materials were seized from his possession.

Big relief for city dwellers as Orissa HC junks BMC’s holding tax hike notification 
Big relief for city dwellers as Orissa HC junks BMC’s holding tax hike notification 

The civic body had issued a notification in 2011 to collect holding tax at the revised and hiked rate. The hike was 10 times more than the old tax. Even, the tax was imposed on vacant plots. 

Odisha Police constable recruitment: Orissa High Court orders age relaxation 
No CBI probe in Naba Das murder, Orissa HC says 'too early'

Taking up the petition for hearing, the court today said it will be ‘too early’ to hand over the case to the central probing agency.

UGC Draft Guidelines
UGC frames draft guidelines for environment education at UG level

The higher education regulator in 2013 had come up with a core module syllabus for compulsory implementation of Environmental Studies at the UG level following the directives of the Supreme Court.

  • Thursday, 09 February 2023
  • UGC
Athagarh poacher's death: Axe to fall on 6 arrested forest employees, says PCCF
Athagarh poacher's death: Axe to fall on 6 arrested forest employees, says PCCF

The divisional forest officer (DFO) will suspend the five staff and recommend the Forest department’s headquarters to suspend the ranger, sources said.

  • Thursday, 09 February 2023
  • Odisha
Life in loo! Odisha woman living in toilet for years, politics over pucca house delivers her no joy
Life in loo! Odisha woman living in toilet for years, politics over pucca house delivers her no joy

Satyabhama Nayak, a resident of Darakholi village under Nilgiri block, is forced to make her toilet her home after not getting a pucca house under any schemes despite running from pillar to post. 

Odisha’s outsourced employees renew regularisation demand, warn of strike  
Odisha’s outsourced employees renew regularisation demand, warn of strike  

The outsourced employees welcomed such decisions but, at the same time, reiterated their demand for regularisation. 

Dana Majhi rerun: Odisha migrant worker carries dead wife’s body on shoulder for 33km
Dana Majhi rerun: Odisha migrant worker carries dead wife’s body on shoulder for 33km

With no money, he put his wife’s body on his shoulders and set off on his long journey to his village in Odisha. He had almost covered 33km when a few well-wishers spotted him and alerted the cops.

Naba Das murder case: Killer cop's nonchalant smile stuns one and all 
Naba Das murder case: Killer cop's nonchalant smile stuns one and all 

 Amid the ongoing probe into the case, Gopal Das was on Wednesday seen laughing nonchalantly at Jharsuguda airport as if nothing has happened. He was seen bursting into laughter while he was waiting for being taken to Gujarat for his narco-analysis test.

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Yazdani International's Office In Bhubaneswar
IT raid on two mining companies in Odisha

Simultaneous raids were conducted at offices and residences linked to both companies in Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Barbil and Keonjhar.

Berhampur University
Berhampur University introduces khadi-on-Friday & no-vehicles-on-Saturday policy 

As per the Varsity administration, the initiatives have been launched to create awareness on nationality/patriotism/unity and make campus pollution free. 

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