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Fresh Snowfall At Uttarkashi Near Gangotri Region
Fresh Snowfall At Uttarkashi Near Gangotri Region

The Gangotri region of Uttarakhand’s Uttarkashi received fresh snowfall on Monday. The temperature was recorded at 6 degrees Celsius in the area at the time of snowfall. The temple is currently closed for pilgrims.

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Explosion At Fire Cracker Unit In Odisha’s Khordha Leaves 4 Critical
Explosion At Fire Cracker Unit In Odisha’s Khordha Leaves 4 Critical

At least four persons were critically injured in an explosion at an illegal firecracker manufacturing unit in Pangarasingh village under Begunia Block of Khordha district on Monday (March 22).

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2 Persons Arrested With Leopard Skin In Odisha’s Deogarh
2 Persons Arrested With Leopard Skin In Odisha’s Deogarh

The Special Task Force (STF) of the Crime Branch in Odisha has arrested two persons and seized leopard skin from their possession following a raid at Barkot area in Deogarh district.

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COVID-19 Cases Detected In Another Pvt College In Cuttack: 4 Test Positive For Coronavirus
COVID-19 Cases Detected In Another Pvt College In Cuttack: 4 Test Positive For Coronavirus

Amid rising infections of Covid-19 in the state, four new positive cases were reported from another private educational institution in Cuttack on Tuesday (March 23). Health officer of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC), Dr. Satyabrata Mohapatra, informed that the concerned private college reported its first Covid-19 case on Sunday (March 21).

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Indonesia Flash Floods: 23 Killed, 2 Missing
Indonesia Flash Floods: 23 Killed, 2 Missing

Jakarta: At least 23 people were killed, while two others reportedly missing in flash floods and landslides that hit villages in Adonara Island in eastern Indonesia, an official said. Raditya…

PipiliBypoll Gazette Notification For Pipili Bypoll Released
PipiliBypoll Gazette Notification For Pipili Bypoll Released

The Chief Electoral Officer of Odisha published the gazette notification for the upcoming by-election to the Assembly Constituency of Pipili on Tuesday.

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Odisha: Met Predicts Rise In Temperature In Next 3-4 Days

Bhubaneswar: The State Capital registered a record temperature on Saturday for the fourth consecutive day as mercury went up to 40.6 degree Celsius. Bhubaneswar was the hottest in the State on Saturday. The city had registered 40.4 degree Celsius on Friday. The condition will prevail in next three-four days, weather officials predicted. The mercury will […]

Odisha Govt School Students To Get Reservation In Medical & Engineering Courses
Odisha Govt School Students To Get Reservation In Medical & Engineering Courses

Odisha government passed a resolution in Assembly on Tuesday to allow 15% reservation for government school students in engineering & medical studies.

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Plan Ahead As Banks Will Remain Closed On These Days
Plan Ahead As Banks Will Remain Closed On These Days

If you have any banking work they plan accordingly as banks will remain open for just two days between March 27th and April 4th.

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Indian Idol 12 | Pawandeep Rajan Or Shanmukhapriya Or Ashish Kulkarni
Indian Idol 12 | Pawandeep Rajan Or Shanmukhapriya Or Ashish Kulkarni

The 12th season of the Indian Idol this year has had some amazing contestants who kept the viewers hooked to their screens. With Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani, and Himesh Reshammiya as judges, the much-awaited finale of Indian Idol 12 is inching closer.

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Letter To Naveen Patnaik
Odisha Govt Seeks Conservation Through Destruction Of Heritages: Aparajita

Bhubaneswar: The Lok Sabha member from Bhubaneswar, Aparajita Sarangi on Sunday wrote an open letter to Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik alleging him of destroying the heritages in Puri and Bhubaneswar in the name of beautification. In a scathing letter, Sarangi stated that, “I would consider the present heritage development in Srikshetra and Ekamra Kshetra as […]

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Rain, Thunderstorm To Lash Several Odisha Districts In Next 48 Hours

Bhubaneswar: Hail storm and thunderstorm activities in several parts of the State on Saturday provided much needed relief to people after days of scorching heat condition. There will be no…

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Odisha: 5 Including Minor Injured In Forest Fire After Accident

Karanjia: At least five passengers including a minor boy sustained burn injuries after they got trapped inside a forest fire in Mayurbhanj district following a road mishap on Sunday. All the injured were travelling in an auto-rickshaw when their vehicle collided with another auto near Thakurmunda-Karanjia road. Sources said the occupants of the auto-rickshaw sustained […]

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Fire Breaks Out At OPTCL Grid In Dhenkanal, No Casualty

Dhenkanal: A major fire broke out at the grid substation of Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (OPTCL) near Meramundali in the district on Sunday. The incident took place during noon after a high voltage cable went off suddenly. There was no report of any casualty in the incident. The reason behind the burst of cable […]

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Mobile Phone Explodes Inside Hospital In Odisha, Close Shave For Patient

Keonjhar: A major tragedy was averted after a mobile phone of a patient exploded inside a ward of Keonjhar district headquarters hospital on Sunday. As per reports, the patient Manorama Sahu had a close shave as her daughter Lalita threw the mobile phone inside the bathroom after noticing smoke emitting from the device. Sources said […]

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