Latest Odisha Breaking News Updates - Thursday, 04 April 2024

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  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 2 weeks ago
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Elected Rajya Sabha MPs from Odisha administered oath

Chairman of Rajya Sabha and Vice President, Jagdeep Dhankhar administered the oath to BJP’s Ashwini Vaishnaw and BJD’s Debashish Samantaray and Subhasish Khuntia at Sansad Bhawan More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 2 weeks ago
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Odisha Elections 2024: Is BJD caught in internecine war in Bhubaneswar? 

After being denied tickets, rebels have come out in the open and announced to fight polls as independents. Amid all this, party supremo and top leaders are scratching their heads on how to manage the rebels.  More
  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 2 weeks ago
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Newborn baby goes missing from Odisha hospital

After they failed in tracing out their baby boy, the distressed couple lodged a missing report at the hospital police outpost. Registering a case, the police have launched a probe.  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 2 weeks ago
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MV Black Rose sinking case: Orissa HC extends next hearing on CBI probe plea

The hearing of the case was held on Thursday and the counsel of the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways deposed before the High Court. The HC wanted to seek information about the specific legal provisions on the basis of which the matter would be reinvestigated.  More
  • Pradeep Pattanayak
  • 2 weeks ago
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Odisha Elections 2024: Family members to lock horns in these seats 

In Chikiti, the political fight is not only between Chintamani Dyan Samantaray’s family and the royal family but within the Chintamani family itself. More
  • Pradeep Pattanayak
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Odisha Elections 2024: Actress Jhilik in race for BJD ticket from Korei? 

If Jhilik is fielded by the BJD in the Korei seat, she will lock horns with actor-turned-politician Akash Das Nayak, who has been fielded by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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Odisha Elections 2024: Bapi Sarkhel quits Congress, says ‘not interested in ticket’ 

Sarkhel said, "I have resigned from Congress this morning. I had distanced myself from the party. Now I want to focus on serving the labourers and the trade unions”  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 2 weeks ago
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'Water Bell' introduced in Odisha schools for drinking water breaks

The School and Mass Education department directed all schools to strictly implement a water bell system to keep students and teachers hydrated this summer. A bell will be rung thrice – at 8.30 am, 10am and 11am to remind students about their water intake. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 2 weeks ago
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No democracy & principles in BJD: Ex-deputy Speaker Ramchandra Panda after quitting party

He said, "I was not allowed to take part in party meetings. I was keen to contest for the Lok Sabha seat. I felt the party just wanted to bind me by keeping me in a position." More
  • Pradeep Pattanayak
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Heat wave in Odisha to continue, IMD advises precautions during election rallies 

The districts that have been issued yellow warnings till April 6 are Bolangir, Keonjhar, Boudh, Malkangiri, Nayagarh and Angul.  More
  • Pradeep Pattanayak
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Student falls on hot rice gruel pot in Odisha school, critically injured

A Class III student of the Government Upper Primary School in Bahakandia village under Sadar Police limits of Kendrapara suffered severe burn injuries when he allegedly fell on a pot filled with hot rice gruel. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
  • 2 weeks ago
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Odisha private schools accused of violating free admission quota under RTE

The parents and guardians launched a protest in Bhubaneswar alleging that children, who are eligible to receive free education in private schools, are being deprived of the benefit when the private schools are supposed to adhere to the guidelines. More
  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 2 weeks ago
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BJP demands immediate expulsion of VK Pandian as 5T chairman

The party has also sought an answer from the Chief Secretary in this regard. More
  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
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Patient wrongly given anti-rabies shot in Odisha, family demands probe

Irked over the development, relatives of the patient have demanded a probe and stern action against the concerned nurse. More
  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
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OTV Impact: CMC swings into action after body of youth found floating in open drain in Cuttack

Locals alleged that such incidents are frequently happening due to the lackadaisical attitude of the administration. More
  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
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Man dies after falling into open drain in Cuttack; locals allege official apathy

Local residents alleged that such incidents are frequently happening due to the lackadaisical attitude of the administration. More
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  • 2 weeks ago
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SCB Medical College and Hospital conducts first ever liver transplant surgery in Odisha

The operation was carried out by a nine-member team of doctors from Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (AIG), Hyderabad and SCB. The eight-hour long operation continued from 8 am till 4 pm. More
  • Rajendra Prasad Mohapatra
  • 2 weeks ago
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Weather alert: Yellow Warning issued for heat wave conditions in 11 Odisha districts

The costal and the interior Odisha will witness intense humid condition for the next three days.  More
  • Cassian Baliarsingh
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Gold prices hit record high in Bhubaneswar; experts open up on rising rates

The experts are also apprehensive of any change (decrease) in rates of the yellow metal anytime soon given that the marriage season is on the cards. More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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BJD's Bhubaneswar Ekamra ticket aspirant vows to fight poll as Independent 

The BJD has repeated MLA Ashok Panda in the seat where Mahasupakar had been lobbying for a ticket this time.  More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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Denied ticket, Soro MLA Parshuram Dhada, Ex-Phulbani MLA Debendra Kanhar resign from BJD

The Soro MLA was denied a BJD ticket this time and the party fielded Madhav Dhada in his place. Parshuram sent his resignation to the BJD president, alleging, “…for the last one year or so, some intermediary executives misreported the facts and did not render due support. Despite that, I had been putting in my efforts with due sincerity.”   More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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Odisha Elections 2024: Can the sons rise in the West?

As many as five youth leaders in western Odisha were given tickets by the parties to carry on the political legacy of their fathers More
  • Himansu Shekhar Rout
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Inter-state robbery gang busted by police in Bhubaneswar

The gang used stolen motorcycles and fake registration numbers while committing the crimes in a bid to confuse the police in various parts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Jharkhand. More
  • Vikash Sharma
  • 2 weeks ago
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10 places in Odisha record max temp of over 40 degrees; Boudh sizzles at 41.8

There will be a gradual rise in the maximum temperature (Day Temperature) by 2 to 3°C during the next 3 days at a few places over the districts of Odisha and no large change is expected thereafter. More
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