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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

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Odisha in next four days; water level of all major rivers in state presently below danger mark
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Odisha in next four days; water level of all major rivers in state presently below danger mark

Many parts of Odisha are likely to be lashed by heavy rainfall in the next four days, the Meteorological Centre said on Wednesday.

Teenage tribal girl raped inside bus in Odisha’s Puri, accused arrested, booked under Section 376
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Teenage tribal girl raped inside bus in Odisha’s Puri, accused arrested, booked under Section 376

A teenage tribal girl, who works in Malatipur area in Puri district, has been allegedly raped inside a stationary bus in Puri, senior police officer said. The 15-year-old girl, a resident of Keonjhar district, was rescued after local people spotted her crying near Sri Gundicha temple. The accused, a helper in the bus, has been arrested and a case has been filed.

Burying the hatchet over Nano episode, Tata Sponge Iron to shift base from Odisha to Kolkata
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Burying the hatchet over Nano episode, Tata Sponge Iron to shift base from Odisha to Kolkata

In 1991, Tata Steel acquired Ipicol's entire stake and Tata Sponge became an associate company of Tata Steel.

Seven decades after Independence, many in Odisha's villages still drink contaminated water from pits
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Seven decades after Independence, many in Odisha's villages still drink contaminated water from pits

A large section of the rural populace of Keonjhar district in Odisha is struggling for access to a basic survival need.

Naveen Patnaik announced over 3 lakh projects under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana worth over Rs 700 crore for Odisha in 5 months
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Naveen Patnaik announced over 3 lakh projects under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana worth over Rs 700 crore for Odisha in 5 months

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced over 3 lakh projects worth over Rs 700 crore under Ama Gaon Ama Bikash Yojana

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

IMD issues thunderstorm warning in 18 Odisha districts; people on alert
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IMD issues thunderstorm warning in 18 Odisha districts; people on alert

The IMD on Wednesday issued thunderstorm and lightning warning in 18 districts of Odisha.

Odisha rains: Naveen Patnaik orders evacuation in 3 districts; emergency services mobilised
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Odisha rains: Naveen Patnaik orders evacuation in 3 districts; emergency services mobilised

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has asked the administration to evacuate people from low-lying areas of Keonjhar, Bhadrak and Jajpur districts due to incessant rain

Odisha floods: Govt issues alert in six districts as met department predicts heavy rainfall
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Odisha floods: Govt issues alert in six districts as met department predicts heavy rainfall

The Odisha government on Sunday issued a flood alert in six districts after the meteorological department forecast heavy rainfall in the next two days.

Heavy rains pound Odisha, 12 districts on alert
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Heavy rains pound Odisha, 12 districts on alert

Train services were affected in Koraput-Rayagada section of East Coast Railway since yesterday due to incessant heavy rains leaving many passengers stranded for hours.

Sushma Swaraj gives Odisha rallies a miss
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Sushma Swaraj gives Odisha rallies a miss

Senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj's public meetings were cancelled today at the eleventh hour, while BJD chief Naveen Patnaik continued campaigning for party candidates for the second phase of Lok Sabha elections without taking a break.

Tata, Birla, SAIL among 70 companies violating green norms: Shah Panel
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Tata, Birla, SAIL among 70 companies violating green norms: Shah Panel

Top firms such as SAIL, Tata Steel, Aditya Birla group's Essel Mining and Odisha Mining Corp are among 70 firms that have violated environment and forest laws, the Justice M B Shah Commission on illegal mining in Odisha has held.

Odisha: Cong workers demonstrate against distribution of flood relief
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Odisha: Cong workers demonstrate against distribution of flood relief

Accusing the Odisha government of failing to provide relief to affected families hit by cyclone Phailin and resultant floods, opposition Congress today demonstrated at all blocks and urban local bodies.