Latest Odisha Breaking News Updates - Wednesday, 27 December 2023

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  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Will work to maintain faith in judiciary: OJS topper Sushrita Mishra

Sushrita said, “I had worked hard. Besides, all my family members are behind this success. Even some of my friends were with me during my preparations for the OJS. It is because of everybody’s blessings, I got this success.” More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Odisha BJP, Congress hope to capitalise on PM Modi & Rahul Gandhi's visits

The saffron party has reportedly been asserting that the BJD government will be voted out of power by the people who are seething with anger against its 23-year rule.   More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Rift in BJD! Eggs hurled in Nabin Odisha programme in Kendrapara

The eggs landed on some college students and party workers sitting in the front rows. They expressed their displeasure over the incident. More
  • Manoj Kumar Jena
  • 7 months ago
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BJP's Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra reaches Puri

BJP’s Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra reached the Melana ground under Sukala panchayat of Satyabadi constituency in Puri district on Wednesday. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Kamiya Jani ripple effect: Akhandalamani servitors oppose Pandian’s visit, sprinkle Ganga water 

The entry of YouTuber Kamiya Jani into Puri Srimandir excited protests from servitors at the Baba Akhandalamani temple at Aradi in Bhadrak during 5T chairperson VK Pandian's visit on Wednesday.  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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Nandankanan Zoo to get cheetah, two white lion cubs from Dubai

The PCCF also added that apart from the cheetah, two cubs of white lions will also be brought from Dubai while a giraffe will be brought from Alipore Zoo in Kolkata as part of the animal exchange programmes.    More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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OPSC Odisha Judicial Services 2022 exam results announced, check ranks & details

As per the OPSC notification, as many as 55 candidates have successfully cleared the examinations for the post of Civil Judges in Odisha Judicial Services-2022. Significantly, out of the total successful candidates, there are 39 women candidates. More
  • Vikash Sharma
  • 7 months ago
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Stop M.Phil admissions, UGC directs universities as it is not recognised degree

UGC Chairman Professor M Jagadish Kumar said, “The UGC has asked universities to take immediate steps to stop admissions for the 2024-25 session. However, this will not affect students already doing MPhil.” More
  • Vikash Sharma
  • 7 months ago
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Ayodhya Ram Temple: Expert hands from Odisha capturing hearts with intricate stonework

The magnificent architectural marvel is taking shape and scores of artisans and workers from various states like Odisha, Bihar, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and others are putting in their contributions. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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BJD MLA Arun Sahoo left squirming as farmers fume over 'Katni Chhatni' 

No sooner was a paddy procurement centre opened in Nayagarh than the issue of ‘katni chhatni’ (weight reduction in per quintal of paddy) raised the heat in Nayagarh on Wednesday.  More
  • Vikash Sharma
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IDCO chief general manager arrested by Odisha Vigilance

The Vigilance department has registered a case under section 13(2), 13(1)(b)/12 of the P.C. Amendment Act, 2018 against Mohanty and his spouse in this connection. More
  • Vikash Sharma
  • 7 months ago
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Fought for Debashish Mohanty’s selection in 1999 World Cup squad: Madan Lal at Ekalabya Puraskar

The member of the Indian cricket team that won the 1983 World Cup, Madan Lal asserted that two of the good players the country had in cricket from Odisha are Debashish Mohanty and Shiv Sunder Das. More
  • Vikash Sharma
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Performance is key and perfect practice makes you perfect: Madan Lal at Ekalabya Puraskar 2023

The award is instituted by IMPaCT, the charitable wing of Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Limited (IMFA). Madan Lal, who was a member of the 1983 World Cup squad, termed the Ekalabya Puraskar a motivation for the youngsters and revealed that he likes to meet people and read their minds. More
  • Cassian Baliarsingh
  • 7 months ago
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Bus carrying tourists from West Bengal overturns near Daringbadi, 25 injured

According to sources, the tourists from West Bengal had come for vacation to Daringbadi by two buses. After touring Daringbadi, they were en route to Gopalpur via Brahmanigaon when the incident occurred. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Ruckus over ‘Bali Yatra scam’ stalls Cuttack civic body council meeting

As per reports, some opposition corporators questioned CMC Mayor Subash Singh and Commissioner Nikhil Pavan Kalyan over the alleged corruption and demanded an immediate probe in this matter. They showed placards in the meeting and when the Mayor tried to intervene, they created ruckus. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Tennis player Debasis Sahoo receives prestigious Ekalabya Puraskar 2023

Debasis, a rising tennis player who has four international and 11 titles at the national level emerged as the clear winner this year. He received a cash award of Rs 5 lakh along with a citation at the award-giving ceremony held at Bhubaneswar today. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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2 new Covid-19 positive patients take Odisha tally to five

Meanwhile, three Covid-19 positive patients have died in the last 24 hours in Karnataka. Apart from masking, the Karnataka government has made 7-day home isolation mandatory for every Covid-19 positive patient. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Barricading & single-gate entry in Puri Srimandir multiplies plight of devotees

As per reports, darshan was halted for some time during Pahili Bhoga ritual which resulted in the queue getting longer and longer. A woman devotee reportedly suffering from high blood sugar could not find a toilet and passed urine standing in the barricade. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Water shortage forces villagers to walk 2 km in Similipal jungle, drink from dirty pond

As per reports, more than 150 families of Badajunapal village under Mayurbhanj’s Kaptipada block are forced to walk 2 km in the Similipal jungle to fetch drinking water from a manmade underground stream. More
  • Ramakanta Biswas
  • 7 months ago
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Similipal National Park reopens after month-long hiatus

"The wait is over. We are now open for visitors. Wishing a refreshing and pleasant visit in Similipal," the national park authorities said. More
  • Ramakanta Biswas
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OSSC adds 147 more JE posts under Technical Services, total vacancies now at 577

The application process for the recruitment drive has already started from December 20. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Nayagarh jumbo with ‘bullet wound’ succumbs after 3 days’ battle for life

As per reports, the tusker had a wound on its leg suspected to be caused by a bullet and it was being treated by a veterinary team from Nandankanan Zoological Park. More
  • Ramakanta Biswas
  • 7 months ago
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Driver repairing flat tyre crushed to death in Bhadrak, another critical 

The mishap occurred near Chudamani temple when the truck suffered a flat tyre. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Dense fog to cover several Odisha districts, Yellow Warning issued

As per reports, the cold wave conditions prevailed in Kandhamal, Koraput, Sundargarh and Mayurbhnaj districts. Odisha capital Bhubaneswar recorded a minimum temperature of 16.9 degree Celsius and a maximum temperature of 30.2 degrees on Tuesday. More
  • Mrunal Manmay Dash
  • 7 months ago
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Lady lecturers accuse Baripada MPC College principal of harassment, complaint filed

As per the complaint, the Principal, Subhankar Sahu has allegedly misbehaved with the lady lecturers, used racial comments and sent them WhatsApp texts and calls late in the night with malicious intention. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Tusker dies after being hit by iron-laden truck in Odisha's Keonjhar

An iron-laden truck was on its way from Keonjhar towards Pallahara. At that time, the tusker was crossing the NH-49 near Kantabahal when the truck hit the pachyderm. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Ahead of 2024 polls, cracks in BJD deepen; top leadership tense

As the 2024 elections are drawing closer, the infighting in the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha continues to deepen. Legislators and their rival groups were seen celebrating the party’s 26th foundation day separately at different places on Tuesday.  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Srimandir Parikrama Prakalp inauguration: ‘Deba Nimantrana’ kicks off with first invitation to Lord Lingaraj

A delegation comprising Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) chief Ranjan Das and Chhattisa Nijog Nayak Janadarn Pattajoshi Mohapatra from Puri extended an invitation to Lord Lingaraj in Bhubaneswar, the presiding deity of Ekamra Kshetra.   More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 7 months ago
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Rourkela-Kolkata direct flight service in the offing

After the commencement of the Rourkela-Kolkata direct flight service, it will take only one and a half hours for passengers to reach Kolkata. More
  • Vikash Sharma
  • 7 months ago
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Sex racket to corruption, Odisha Higher Education Department flooded with allegations

Such a shocking allegation was reported from Science College in Hinjili. The Higher Education Department has asked the Berhampur Regional Director to conduct a probe after it was alleged that the sex racket was operating in the college during night hours over the last two years. More
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