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'First COVID-19 and now Amphan': Farmers in coastal Odisha stare at an uncertain future as cyclone destroys crops, only means of livelihood
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'First COVID-19 and now Amphan': Farmers in coastal Odisha stare at an uncertain future as cyclone destroys crops, only means of livelihood

Cyclone Amphan made its landfall in the Sundarban area of West Bengal, but before that, on its way, it left destruction in hundreds of villages in Odisha's Balasore district

Odisha, gearing up to quarantine 5L returning migrants, faces mammoth task; social distancing only hope and also biggest challenge
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Odisha, gearing up to quarantine 5L returning migrants, faces mammoth task; social distancing only hope and also biggest challenge

As Odisha readies to receive more than five lakh migrants after over a month of lockdown, quarantining them in government facilities for complete 14 days will be a mammoth task, more so while ensuring social distancing

Balasore gas leak: Seven detained, probe ordered after 100 workers fall sick at Odisha seafood processing plant
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Balasore gas leak: Seven detained, probe ordered after 100 workers fall sick at Odisha seafood processing plant

According to the police, the incident took place at around 9 pm when the gas leaked from the plant located at Panapana

Odisha likely to witness another cyclone; 15 districts put on alert to deal with possible flood-like situation
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Odisha likely to witness another cyclone; 15 districts put on alert to deal with possible flood-like situation

With the depression over the Bay of Bengal set to intensify into a cyclone, the Odisha government put 15 districts on alert to deal with a possible flood-like situation.

Odisha rain toll rises to six after three die in Odisha’s Ganjam, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj districts
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Odisha rain toll rises to six after three die in Odisha’s Ganjam, Kendrapara, Mayurbhanj districts

The toll in the heavy rains in Odisha has mounted to six with three fresh deaths reported from the districts, officials said Saturday.

IMD predicts moderate to heavy rain in nineteen districts of Odisha today, issues yellow warning
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IMD predicts moderate to heavy rain in nineteen districts of Odisha today, issues yellow warning

While issuing a yellow warning, the IMD said at least 19 districts will experience thunderstorms with lightning on Wednesday.

Daily Bulletin: Karnataka Congress MLAs to meet ahead of upcoming Assembly session; yellow alert issued in Odisha; day's top stories and more
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Daily Bulletin: Karnataka Congress MLAs to meet ahead of upcoming Assembly session; yellow alert issued in Odisha; day's top stories and more

Here are today's top stories: Congress to hold meet in Bengaluru today to strategise on upcoming legislative session in Karnataka; IMD predicts moderate to heavy rain in nineteen districts of Odisha today, issues yellow warning; and more

Odisha: Muslim woman asks for Eidi, gets triple talaq instead; complaint filed against husband
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Odisha: Muslim woman asks for Eidi, gets triple talaq instead; complaint filed against husband

A Muslim woman from Soro area in Odisha's Balasore district has lodged a complaint with the administration, accusing her husband of divorcing her by pronouncing 'talaq' thrice on Monday, the auspicious day of Eid-al-Adha

Low pressure area over Bay of Bengal triggers rain in Odisha; Met department advises fishermen not to venture into sea in parts of state
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Low pressure area over Bay of Bengal triggers rain in Odisha; Met department advises fishermen not to venture into sea in parts of state

The low pressure over Bay of Bengal intensified into a depression on Tuesday triggering rains in most parts of Odisha. The depression adjoining coastal Bangladesh and West Bengal lay centred around 160 kilometres southeast of Odisha's Balasore.

Mahatma Gandhi’s statue inside government school premises in Odisha’s Balasore vandalised, police rule out political angle
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Mahatma Gandhi’s statue inside government school premises in Odisha’s Balasore vandalised, police rule out political angle

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was found vandalised inside the premises of a government-run school in Sovarampur area in Odisha's Balasore town, police said on Monday

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviews DRDO projects, was present at Balasore launch on 12 June
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviews DRDO projects, was present at Balasore launch on 12 June

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed the ongoing and future projects of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

East states Lok Sabha Election voting Updates: 76.59% voting recorded in West Bengal, 64.05% in Odisha till 7 pm
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East states Lok Sabha Election voting Updates: 76.59% voting recorded in West Bengal, 64.05% in Odisha till 7 pm

East states Lok Sabha Election voting LIVE updates: Amid clashes, 52.91 percent polling was reported in West Bengal till 3 pm. In Odisha, the polling percentage was 35.79 percent.

Rahul Gandhi's tweets of engine trouble on flight to Patna; apologises for delay in rallies as Congress chief returns to Delhi
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Rahul Gandhi's tweets of engine trouble on flight to Patna; apologises for delay in rallies as Congress chief returns to Delhi

Rahul Gandhi said return to the national capital meant that his election rallies in Bihar, Odisha and Maharashtra would be delayed

DRDO chairman G Satheesh Reddy says A-SAT not derivative of Prithvi missile, has range of over 1,000 km
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DRDO chairman G Satheesh Reddy says A-SAT not derivative of Prithvi missile, has range of over 1,000 km

The A-SAT missile was launched at approximately 11:16 am on Wednesday from Odisha’s Balasore and within three minutes of launch, it successfully hit the intended target, a de-commissioned Indian satellite

IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for Odisha for next three days as low pressure forms over Bay of Bengal
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IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for Odisha for next three days as low pressure forms over Bay of Bengal

In view of adverse weather conditions in Odisha, the met centre advised fishermen not to venture into the deep sea of the west central and north Bay of Bengal till Tuesday.

Odisha Police book headmaster for alleged sexual abuse of Class 5 girl in Balasore district; student's father claims accused threatened them
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Odisha Police book headmaster for alleged sexual abuse of Class 5 girl in Balasore district; student's father claims accused threatened them

A minor girl student of a primary school in the district was allegedly sexually abused by her headmaster in Odisha.

Heavy rains lash Odisha: Five trains cancelled, road traffic hit; downpour likely to continue tomorrow
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Heavy rains lash Odisha: Five trains cancelled, road traffic hit; downpour likely to continue tomorrow

Life remained crippled in many parts of Odisha on Tuesday due to incessant rainfall triggered by a low pressure.

India successfully test fires all-weather BrahMos missile off Odisha's coast
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India successfully test fires all-weather BrahMos missile off Odisha's coast

The missile was fired at 10.18 am from a test range at Chandipur in Balasore district.

Four-year-old girl raped in Odisha's Kendrapara district, 45-year-old accused arrested after five days
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Four-year-old girl raped in Odisha's Kendrapara district, 45-year-old accused arrested after five days

A 4-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 45-year-old man in Barunadiha village in Kendrapara district of Odisha, the police said on Monday.

10-year-old raped in Odisha's Jajpur district days after similar incidents in Balasore, Kalahandi, Mayurbhanj rocked state
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10-year-old raped in Odisha's Jajpur district days after similar incidents in Balasore, Kalahandi, Mayurbhanj rocked state

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 35-year-old man at a village in Odisha's Jajpur district, in another incident of sexual assault of minors in the state