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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.

Govt plans national centre to coordinate ops against LWEs; first time since 1989, incidents of Maoist violence below 500
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Govt plans national centre to coordinate ops against LWEs; first time since 1989, incidents of Maoist violence below 500

The Central Government is planning to create a National Coordination Centre (NCC) which will function as a databank on Maoists' core strongholds and cadres, and act as a synergy point for intelligence gathering and anti-Maoist operations

23-year-old woman becomes first female pilot from Maoist-hit Malkangiri; Naveen Patnaik says her success is 'an example for many'
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23-year-old woman becomes first female pilot from Maoist-hit Malkangiri; Naveen Patnaik says her success is 'an example for many'

Jubilant over Lakra's success, her mother said, 'I am very happy. It is a matter of pride for the people of Malkangiri.'

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.

Odisha to implement 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme on pilot basis in Bhubaneshwar from 1 September
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Odisha to implement 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme on pilot basis in Bhubaneshwar from 1 September

Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Minister RP Swain said the 'One Nation, One ration Card' scheme will be extended to other parts of Odisha in a phased manner

Rainfall subsides in flood-affected Odisha; train services remain affected for second day, informs railway official
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Rainfall subsides in flood-affected Odisha; train services remain affected for second day, informs railway official

The situation in rain-battered south Odisha, where fears of flood loomed large, eased on Thursday as intensity of rainfall subsided and water started receding from submerged areas, officials said.

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.

EC orders repolling at booths in Outer Manipur, Assam’s Lakhimpur and Odisha’s Malkangiri, Berhampur
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EC orders repolling at booths in Outer Manipur, Assam’s Lakhimpur and Odisha’s Malkangiri, Berhampur

The Election Commission on Tuesday ordered repolling at booths in Outer Manipur, Assam’s Lakhimpur and Odisha’s Malkangiri, Berhampur

Five Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha's Malkangiri district; multiple weapons recovered
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Five Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha's Malkangiri district; multiple weapons recovered

A combing operation by a joint team of Odisha Police and the Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel led to the encounter in which the five Maoists, including a woman was killed, Additional Director General (Operation) RP Koche said.

Security forces on high alert in Odisha after Maoists shoot dead two TDP leaders in Andhra Pradesh
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Security forces on high alert in Odisha after Maoists shoot dead two TDP leaders in Andhra Pradesh

On Sunday, CPI (Maoists) shot dead ruling TDP MLA K Sarveswara Rao and former party leader in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district

Bangladeshi immigrants with their names on Odisha's electoral rolls face uncertain future with looming Lok Sabha polls
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Bangladeshi immigrants with their names on Odisha's electoral rolls face uncertain future with looming Lok Sabha polls

As rapid industrialisation and a lot of construction activities are going on in and around the state's capital city Bhubaneswar, lakhs of people from neighbouring states and Bangladeshi refugees have come to Odisha in search of work.

Gurupriya bridge: Political slugfest undermines big step towards development as parties fight over credit and rivals allege scam
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Gurupriya bridge: Political slugfest undermines big step towards development as parties fight over credit and rivals allege scam

Nonetheless, the 910-metre bridge has proved to be a boon for around 30,000 tribal villagers residing in a zone cut-off from mainland Odisha for more than five decades in the absence of any concrete road or proper river link.

Gurupriya bridge: New communication link kindles hope for development in Maoist-infested hinterland of Odisha
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Gurupriya bridge: New communication link kindles hope for development in Maoist-infested hinterland of Odisha

Despite the area’s history of terror and frequent attacks and bloodshed, the newly constructed link is now being used en masse by the villagers of the cut-off zone.

Gurupriya bridge: Proposed in 1982, opened in 2018, this Odisha bridge bears testimony to decades of frustration
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Gurupriya bridge: Proposed in 1982, opened in 2018, this Odisha bridge bears testimony to decades of frustration

While the villagers recalled their daily struggles, they have now pinned all hopes on the bridge changing their lives and bringing them quick development.

Teenage girl found dead inside school hostel in Odisha; police suspects suicide, family alleges murder
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Teenage girl found dead inside school hostel in Odisha; police suspects suicide, family alleges murder

The girl, who belonged to MPV-29 in the Kalimela area of Odisha, was rushed to a hospital in Malkangiri where the doctors declared her "brought dead".

Nearly 56,000 girls between 11 and 14 years of age are out of school in Odisha, reveals study
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Nearly 56,000 girls between 11 and 14 years of age are out of school in Odisha, reveals study

Badri Narayan Patra rejected the survey figure of the WCD-MS department in Odisha and said as per the survey done by his department the number of girls out of school was 1,060

Three dead as heavy rain lashes parts of Odisha; Naveen Patnaik takes stock of situation, orders relief measures
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Three dead as heavy rain lashes parts of Odisha; Naveen Patnaik takes stock of situation, orders relief measures

Three people were killed after heavy rain lashed parts of Odisha for the second day on Saturday.

Tribal suspected of being 'police informer' shot by Maoists in Odisha; cops deny informant claim
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Tribal suspected of being 'police informer' shot by Maoists in Odisha; cops deny informant claim

A group of around 20 Maoists stormed into the house of a tribal Ganga Madkami, at Sudhakunda village and dragged him out of his house late on Wednesday, said Jagmohan Meena, Malkangiri superintendent of police.

Naveen Patnaik raises red flag over Polavaram project, says it violates Godavari Water Dispute Tribunal guidelines
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Naveen Patnaik raises red flag over Polavaram project, says it violates Godavari Water Dispute Tribunal guidelines

Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday demanded immediate stoppage of construction work of Polavaram project in Andhra Pradesh

Maoist leader surrenders before police in Odisha, claims he witnessed incidents of rape
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Maoist leader surrenders before police in Odisha, claims he witnessed incidents of rape

A Maoist leader surrendered before the Odisha police on Saturday in protest against the alleged involvement of rebel leaders in the rape of women in tribal areas.