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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.

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.

Odisha Met department says Cyclone Phethai likely to trigger heavy rainfall today, advises fishermen not to venture into sea
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Odisha Met department says Cyclone Phethai likely to trigger heavy rainfall today, advises fishermen not to venture into sea

The Odisha government has already asked district collectors to take steps to protect paddy from the unseasonal rain. Farmers have been advised to reap the paddy in their field and bring it to a safe place.

Congress accuses Odisha government of not taking enough measures to tackle Cyclone Titli, subsequent flood
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Congress accuses Odisha government of not taking enough measures to tackle Cyclone Titli, subsequent flood

AICC Odisha in-charge Jitendra Singh claimed had the Odisha government taken the IMD warning seriously and organised cautionary operation well in time, the lives of all the deceased could have been saved.

Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt approves assistance worth Rs 2,770 crore to rebuild flood-affected districts
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Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt approves assistance worth Rs 2,770 crore to rebuild flood-affected districts

The state government has sanctioned Rs 27 crore for the Energy Department to undertake restoration activities after cyclone Titli

Cyclone Titli: Over 60 lakh affected by heavy rainfall, flood in Odisha; state govt speeds up rescue and relief ops
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Cyclone Titli: Over 60 lakh affected by heavy rainfall, flood in Odisha; state govt speeds up rescue and relief ops

The flood situation in three south Odisha districts – Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayagada is grim as the water levels in major rivers have crossed danger marks.

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

IMD says weakened Cyclone DAYE has crossed Odisha, reached Chhattisgarh: Malkangiri worst hit; warning for fisherfolk continues
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IMD says weakened Cyclone DAYE has crossed Odisha, reached Chhattisgarh: Malkangiri worst hit; warning for fisherfolk continues

Cyclone DAYE, after causing heavy rain in Odisha's Malkangiri district, weakened around noon on Friday. According to the MET department, the remainder of the cyclone, which is expected to move north-west.

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

Odisha govt to apply for IP protection for hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongra Kondh tribe
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Odisha govt to apply for IP protection for hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongra Kondh tribe

The Odisha government was planning to apply for a GI certificate and create a national market for the hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongria Kondh.

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 floods caused Rs 219 cr loss and damage in five districts, says state govt
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Odisha floods caused Rs 219 cr loss and damage in five districts, says state govt

Odisha government on Thursday put the loss and damage caused by recent floods in five southern districts of the state at nearly Rs 219 crore and sent a detailed report to the Centre for expeditious action.

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 floods: Four dead, over 65,000 affected as heavy rains lash Rayagada, Kalahandi districts
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Odisha floods: Four dead, over 65,000 affected as heavy rains lash Rayagada, Kalahandi districts

The death toll in Odisha floods rose to four on Tuesday, as the state government sounded an alert in 12 districts in view of the likelihood of heavy rainfall due to depression

Flash floods in Odisha: Met dept warns of heavy rains even as situation in Rayagada, Kalahandi improves
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Flash floods in Odisha: Met dept warns of heavy rains even as situation in Rayagada, Kalahandi improves

Even as Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the flood situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts of Odisha is improving, the met office warned of likely heavy rains in the next 24 hours in the state.

Flash floods in Odisha: Situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi improves as rescue operation gains pace, says Naveen Patnaik
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Flash floods in Odisha: Situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi improves as rescue operation gains pace, says Naveen Patnaik

Relief and rescue operations gained pace on Monday following improvement in the situation in Rayagada and Kalahandi districts of Odisha where flash floods

After heavy rains overnight, red alert sounded in Odisha: IAF choppers have been pressed into action
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After heavy rains overnight, red alert sounded in Odisha: IAF choppers have been pressed into action

A red alert has been sounded in Odisha on Monday, after NDTV said in a tweet that heavy rain would be expected

Odisha floods: State seeks army, IAF help; urges Centre to send four helicopters
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Odisha floods: State seeks army, IAF help; urges Centre to send four helicopters

Odisha government on Sunday sought the help of the army and the air force to rescue the marooned persons and urged the Centre to provide four helicopters.

Video Volunteers:  In Odisha's Niyamgiri a quiet revolution is underway to bring back traditional farming
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Video Volunteers: In Odisha's Niyamgiri a quiet revolution is underway to bring back traditional farming

The Panga Kondhs are showing the way to a sustainable and food secure future. They are preserving the genetic diversity of crops, battling climate change and protecting forests from rapacious industrial profit motives.

Maoists call for poll boycott in Rayagada, Odisha
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Maoists call for poll boycott in Rayagada, Odisha

Maoists have called for boycott of ensuing polls in Rayagada district in Odisha, after issuing the same diktat in nearby Malkangiri and Koraput.