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This is why trains have round-shaped lids on outer roof 
This is why trains have round-shaped lids on outer roof 

Have you ever noticed round-shaped covers fitted on the roof of the train? Have you ever wondered what they are for? 

Puri Rath Yatra to vie for UNESCO ‘Intangible Heritage’ tag; Advisory committee to be formed 
Puri Rath Yatra to vie for UNESCO ‘Intangible Heritage’ tag; Advisory committee to be formed 

The SJTA swung into action after receiving a letter from the Odia Language, Literature & Culture department wherein it was asked to constitute an advisory committee. 

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Minimum temp to be below normal by 2 to 3 degrees in different Odisha districts: IMD

The people here have braced themselves to tackle the wrath of winter. India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday informed that Phulbani recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 9.5 degree Celsius on Saturday.

Archana Nag case: ED prepares second list of high-profile people for interrogation
Archana Nag case: ED prepares second list of high-profile people for interrogation

Meanwhile, the Nag-Chand couple will be once again taken on remand from November 30.

Unknown animal, lumpy skin disease and leopard fears grip these Odisha villagers 
Unknown animal, lumpy skin disease and leopard fears grip these Odisha villagers 

Over 20 goats were allegedly killed by this unknown animal. While the animal rearers of Sanakhemundi area are yet to come to terms with the loss, the fear of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) has loomed large in their mind. 

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IMFA’s 61st foundation day celebrated in Jajpur & Cuttack 
IMFA’s 61st foundation day celebrated in Jajpur & Cuttack 

Special programmes were held at the company premises in Sukinda mines area of Jajpur district. Sand artist Santosh Pradhan extended his best wishes through his sand art on the occasion. 

Padampur bypoll: Odisha needs double engine govt, says BJP National VP 
Padampur bypoll: Odisha needs double engine govt, says BJP National VP 

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national vice-president Baijayant Panda launched a broadside against the State government, enumerating several burning issues that have obstructed the development in Western Odisha.

Archana Nag case: ED may tighten noose around high-profile people for involvement in sextortion 
Archana Nag case: ED may tighten noose around high-profile people for involvement in sextortion 

The ED officials will decide their future course of action on the basis of inputs they will receive from Delhi head office and Kolkata zone office.  

Six-member Odisha family forced to live in jungle for 15 years, thanks to 'govt apathy'
Six-member Odisha family forced to live in jungle for 15 years, thanks to 'govt apathy'

They trek to a neighbouring village to fetch water in the absence of a water body in the jungle.

Over 400 files of BMC engg dept missing; Odisha Lokayukta orders Crime Branch probe
Over 400 files of BMC engg dept missing; Odisha Lokayukta orders Crime Branch probe

Rath alleged though he made a complaint in this regard with the BMC commissioner, no action was taken. 

In a letter to Sitharaman, Patnaik said kendu leaves, a minor forest produce (MFP) is the financial
Odisha CM writes to Sitharaman for withdrawal of GST on kendu leaves

In a letter to Sitharaman, Patnaik said kendu leaves, a minor forest produce (MFP) is the financial backbone of about 8 lakhs kendu leaf pluckers

Mahendragiri hill of Odisha gets biodiversity heritage site tag
Mahendragiri hill of Odisha gets biodiversity heritage site tag

Mahendragiri hill, located 1000 metre above mean sea level, is one of the biological, ecological and archaeological important mountain ecosystems in Odisha.

Irregularities in SAMS deprive students of PG seats
Irregularities in SAMS deprive students of PG seats

Meanwhile, students have demanded the Higher Education Department to remove the sliding option from SAMS and sort out technical issues so that it will be easier for students for taking admission.

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Man carries wife on shoulder, exposes rickety SCB infrastructure

This news has come from SCB Medical College and Hospital of Cuttack, Odisha which is deemed to be the most prestigious government-operated health institution in the state.

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