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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

Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia for family of army jawan slain in Jammu and Kashmir
India

Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia for family of army jawan slain in Jammu and Kashmir

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Wednesday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 25 lakh for the next of the kin of the deceased army jawan Naik Ajit Kumar Sahoo in J&K

Four killed in wall collapse at Odisha's Dhenkanal; Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased
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Four killed in wall collapse at Odisha's Dhenkanal; Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased

Trading activities were underway in Dhenkanal when a portion of the boundary wall suddenly caved in, killing four people on spot.

Shelter home in Odisha's Dhenkanal shuts after allegations of sexual abuse of minors; Opposition slams BJD government
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Shelter home in Odisha's Dhenkanal shuts after allegations of sexual abuse of minors; Opposition slams BJD government

The girls at the home in Odisha alleged that they were harassed sexually, physically and mentally by the in-charge of the institution over the past two years.

Naveen Patnaik orders crime branch inquiry into death of seven elephants in Odisha's Dhenkanal district
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Naveen Patnaik orders crime branch inquiry into death of seven elephants in Odisha's Dhenkanal district

Seven elephants died in Dhenkanal due to non-rectification of sagging lines and non-cabling of transmission lines.

Seven elephants electrocuted in Odisha's Dhenkanal district; forest dept blames 'non-rectification of sagging lines'
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Seven elephants electrocuted in Odisha's Dhenkanal district; forest dept blames 'non-rectification of sagging lines'

Passing the buck to the electricity department, the forest department said that in 2017, the DFO of Odisha's Dhenkanal had submitted a stretch of 136.57 kilometres of low-tension lines passing through vulnerable areas for cabling.

Seven elephants electrocuted in Odisha's Dhenkanal due to sagging electric wire
India

Seven elephants electrocuted in Odisha's Dhenkanal due to sagging electric wire

Seven elephants were electrocuted after coming in contact with a live wire near Kamalanga village in Dhenkanal district Saturday, forest officials said

27-yr-old Anganwadi worker kidnapped, raped by three men in Odisha's Dhenkanal district
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27-yr-old Anganwadi worker kidnapped, raped by three men in Odisha's Dhenkanal district

The incident took place when the 27-year-old woman was returning home in a bike along with her elder brother at about 5 pm on Monday

Odisha peon assumes Bharat Bandh means office bandh, locks two employees inside
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Odisha peon assumes Bharat Bandh means office bandh, locks two employees inside

A peon in Odisha locked a district sports officer and another employee in office for one hour, assuming there was no one there due to the Bharat Bandh.

After three days of heavy downpour, IMD warns of more rainfall in Odisha
India

After three days of heavy downpour, IMD warns of more rainfall in Odisha

People of Odisha woke up to a bright morning on Saturday after three days of heavy downpour even as the IMD warned of more rainfall in several parts of the state

Odisha to experience heavy rain and strong winds in the next 24-48 hours due to formation of depression
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Odisha to experience heavy rain and strong winds in the next 24-48 hours due to formation of depression

Many parts of Odisha have been lashed by downpour for the last couple of days because of a cyclonic circulation and low pressure

Odisha: Lightning kills 33 in two days; Naveen Patnaik announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh
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Odisha: Lightning kills 33 in two days; Naveen Patnaik announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

At least 33 persons were killed in lightning strikes in the last two days in Odisha, an official said on Monday.

Odisha man seriously injured while trying to take a selfie with a wild elephant
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Odisha man seriously injured while trying to take a selfie with a wild elephant

A man was seriously injured when he was attacked by a wild elephant while trying to take a selfie with the tusker in Dhenkanal district, in Odisha.

 Miffed Congress veteran KP Singhdeo may quit party, join BJP
Politics

Miffed Congress veteran KP Singhdeo may quit party, join BJP

Singhdeo was first elected to the Lok Sabha in 1967 representing the Swatantra Party.

One killed, 15 injured in fire at Odisha steel plant
India

One killed, 15 injured in fire at Odisha steel plant

The fire, which was accompanied by an explosion, engulfed a new blast furnace area in the plant at Meramunduli within minutes, police sources said. Fire tenders from Dhenkanal and Angul districts took over four hours to control the blaze with senior police and district officials rushing to the spot, the sources said.

Six dead in Odisha train accident
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Six dead in Odisha train accident

Six people were killed and three others injured, some of them critically, when a passenger train rammed into their vehicle in Odisha's Dhenkanal district on Wednesday, police said.