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Narrow escape for 60 fishermen
Narrow escape for 60 fishermen as 6 boats capsize in sea off Odisha’s Ganjam coast

The fishermen from Sanaryapalli, Bada Aryapalli and Golabandha areas were returning to the coast in their six fishing vessels. However, the boats sank after being caught in the rough sea conditions at Aryapalli

Fuel price update: Check rates of petrol, diesel in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack today
Fuel price update: Check rates of petrol, diesel in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack today

As per the latest report, petrol costs Rs 112.68 per litre in the capital city of Bhubaneswar today while diesel is available at Rs 102.35 a litre

Wrongdoings of Odisha govt are crystal clear: MP Aparajita after ASI affidavit in HC
Wrongdoings of Odisha govt are crystal clear: MP Aparajita after ASI affidavit in HC

Taking to Twitter, Sarangi shared the joint inspection report submitted by the ASI and said the wrongdoings of the State government are now crystal clear

Cyclone Asani: ECoR takes precautionary measures for heavy rain
Cyclone Asani: ECoR takes precautionary measures for heavy rain

The railways said it has planned for early restoration of train traffic and railway track, if affected by cyclone or heavy rain.

‘Asani’ 590 km away from Puri, 510 km from Gopalpur
Cyclonic update: ‘Asani’ 590 km away from Puri, 510 km from Gopalpur

As per Meteorological Centre Bhubaneswar, the severe cyclonic storm moved with a speed of 12 kmph in west-northwest direction during last six hours

breaking news
Latest Odisha Breaking News Updates - Tuesday, 10 May 2022

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Minor boy missing from Gopalpur beach for 7 days, police assure help
Week on, minor boy goes missing while rescuing friends from drowning in Gopalpur beach, police assure help

A week after a 14-year-old boy allegedly went missing while bathing at Gopalpur beach in Ganjam, police have assured to help the distressed family trace the minor.

Online OPD ticket booking at SCB, Here's how it's a boon for patients 
Online OPD ticket booking at SCB, Here's how it's a boon for patients 

The online registration facility is expected to be a boon for patients for more than one reason. 

CM Naveen Patnaik
Making efforts to provide affordable healthcare service: Odisha CM

The Odisha government is giving top priority to the healthcare sector and consistently making efforts to provide affordable and quality healthcare service to the people, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said here on Monday.

Matric exam absenteeism concerning, Odisha govt directs DEOs to make school wise analysis
Matric exam absenteeism concerning, Odisha govt directs DEOs to make school wise analysis

The absenteeism of thousands of candidates from the annual HSC exam this year is definitely a matter of concern, the Odisha government said on Monday while directing education officers at the district level to find out the reason behind the matter.

Srimandir Parikrama Project: ASI’s report nails multiple lies of Odisha govt 
Srimandir Parikrama Project: ASI’s report nails multiple lies of Odisha govt 

The Srimandir Parikrama Project, a populist programme by the BJD government, has triggered a groundswell of protests within and outside the state. The controversy has taken on political hues with both the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) finding themselves on either side of the issue. 

MKCG Medical College & Hospital
Ragging allegation by 2nd yr MBBS student rocks MKCG Medical College

Palpable tension prevailed at MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur after a second year MBBS student accused a senior resident of ragging him inside the campus.

Even Gods are unsafe! 8 antique ‘Ashtadhatu’ idols stolen from temple in Bhubaneswar
Even Gods are unsafe! 8 antique ‘Ashtadhatu’ idols stolen from temple in Bhubaneswar

According to the priest of the temple, of the eight stolen idols, five were of large sizes while the rest were comparatively smaller ones. 

Congress fields Kishore Patel for Brajarajnagar by-election
Congress fields Kishore Patel for Brajarajnagar by-election

Congress President Sonia Gandhi approved Patel’s candidature on Monday after recommendation of his name by the OPCC. 

Construction under Srimandir heritage corridor
MASSIVE COVERUP: Dig work may’ve weakened Srimandir, says ASI

Conforming to the fears of lakhs of Jagannath devotees around the world, the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) on Monday revealed excavation and soil removal work during construction under the Srimandir Parikrama Project may have destroyed the archaeological remains of the heritage site.

OSSSC Recruitment
OSSSC recruitment 2022: Vacancies announced for 4070 nursing officer posts

As per the advertisement, the nursing officers will be engaged in all 30 district establishments and 13 medical college and hospitals under health and family welfare department of Odisha government.

Cyclone Asani: 11 fishermen stranded in Bay of Bengal, airlift operation on
Cyclone Asani: 11 fishermen stuck in Bay of Bengal off Odisha coast airlifted to safety

Some fishermen reported to be residents from Chikiti area of Ganjam district were returning from Vishakhapatnam to Ganjam on a boat. However due to some technical glitches in the boat, they were left stuck in the sea around 1 km from the coast near Sonepur in Ganjam, Jena told reporters.

Cyclone Asani Path
Cyclone Asani to weaken, check IMD’s wind forecast

IMD has issued heavy rainfall alert for several districts in Odisha in the next couple of days under the influence of cyclonic storm 'Asani'.

NGT Team Inspects Illegal Sand Mining
Illegal sand mining: Budhabalang riverbed under tight scanner of NGT

A four-member team of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday visited the Budhabalang riverbed at Mahupura under Badasahi tehsil in Mayurbhanj for the second time to inspect the magnitude of sand theft and its environmental impacts.

Local Administration Identify Parking Place At Baliyatra Ground
Ind Vs SA T20: Barabati may welcome back spectators

The historic Barabati stadium in Cuttack might welcome back spectators to watch their favorite cricketers in action during the T20 match between India and South Africa scheduled to be held on June 12.

No nod to Srimandir Corridor project work so far: ASI to Orissa High Court
No nod to Srimandir Corridor project work so far: ASI tells Orissa High Court

In a significant development in the controversy surrounding the Puri Srimandir Corridor project, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Monday made it clear before the Orissa High Court that it has not granted any permission to Odisha government to carry out the construction of the heritage venture.

Missing Pihu's mom demands CBI inquiry or euthanasia
Missing Pihu's mom demands CBI inquiry or euthanasia

Nayak had been running from pillar to post and requesting police and the district administration to trace her daughter. However, her pleas have yielded no result.

Matric exam absenteeism: DEO, BEO to find out why students skipped exams, says Minister
Matric exam absenteeism: DEO, BEO to find out why students skipped exams, says Minister

However, as the confusion still looms over why the students didn’t appear for the exams, a probe has been ordered to find out the reason, the Minister added.

Heavy Rain Alert
Cyclonic storm Asani: Heavy rainfall for 3 days in Odisha

As per IMD, the severe cyclonic storm is likely to move northwest wards till May 10 and reach northwest Bay of Bengal off Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh coasts. It is likely to recurve and move towards northwest Bay of Bengal off Odisha coast.

LIC IPO
LIC IPO closing today: Find out why FIIs shied away from India's 'Aramco moment'

Even as the issue is closing today, we cannot escape the perception that the issue price of the state-owned insurance behemoth has been steeply priced and the interest of foreign buyers for the IPO has been largely muted.

Rajat Kar laid to rest with state honours
Rajat Kar laid to rest with state honours

Rajat Kar, who was suffering from heart-related ailments, breathed his last following a cardiac arrest at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar at the age of 88 years.

Sister duo stages dharna outside in-laws' house in Berhampur
Sister duo stages dharna outside in-laws' house in Berhampur

Earlier, Tapaswini Dash had made headlines after she staged dharna in front of her doctor husband Sumit Sahu's residence over marital discord.

Acid attack on Pramodini Roul: Two including prime accused awarded 14 years RI
Acid attack on Pramodini Roul: Two including prime accused awarded 14 years RI

Jagatsinghpur additional sessions judge Women's Court found Santosh Bedant and Anil Dalasinghray guilty in the case and pronounced the verdict. 

Brajrajnagar bypoll
BJD fields Alaka Mohanty as its candidate for Brajrajnagar bypoll

The by-election to the seat will be held on May 31, as per the notification issued by State Election Commission. The counting of votes will take place on June 3. The entire election process will be completed by June 5.

BJP Jharsuguda chief quits ahead of Brajrajnagar by-poll
BJP Jharsuguda chief quits ahead of Brajrajnagar by-poll

Mangal Sahoo's resignation came a day after BJP named Radharani Panda as party candidate for Brajrajnagar by-poll.

Cyclone Asani
Severe Cyclonic Storm Asani continues to surge ahead

IMD has also predicted Gale wind and light to moderate rains along the Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coast from May 10 to 12.

Check gold and silver rates in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack today 
Check gold and silver rates in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack today 

High inflation rates in the Indian market has made gold prices highly volatile in the last few days. 

Know petrol, diesel prices in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack today
Know petrol, diesel prices in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack today

As per the latest report, the price of petrol stands at Rs 112.68 per litre in the capital city of Bhubaneswar today while diesel is sold at Rs 102.35 a litre.

Asani intensifies into severe cyclonic storm, lies about 680 km off Puri
Asani intensifies into severe cyclonic storm, lies about 680 km off Puri

Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena has assured that there will be no impact of Cyclone Asani in Odisha as it will move 100 km away off Puri coast.

Bhanja Sena observes 4-hour Mayurbhanj bandh 
Bhanja Sena observes 4-hour Mayurbhanj bandh 

Vehicular movement was adversely affected due to the observation of the bandh from 6 am to 10 am. National Highway 18 which passed via

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Presidential election: BJD prefers to play its cards close to chest 
Presidential election: BJD prefers to play its cards close to chest 

During his recent visit to New Delhi, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik while replying to the queries of national media said the BJD would like to be independent. 

NFHS report: Odisha placed 10th in spouse violence, 9th in unwed motherhood
NFHS report: Odisha placed 10th in spouse violence, 9th in unwed motherhood

According to the report, one married woman of 18-49 age group in every three women, or 33 percent of the total women of the said age group, has been subjected to domestic violence.     

Heat singes western Odisha
Heat singes western Odisha

There will be no large change in maximum temperature during the next 24 hours.

Flood-like situation unlikely in Odisha due to cyclone Asani induced rainfall: SRC
Flood-like situation unlikely in Odisha due to cyclone Asani induced rainfall: SRC

“While Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams are kept ready for Ganjam, Puri, Astarang, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara districts, the district Collectors have been empowered to take steps for evacuation if necessary,” Jena informed. 

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