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3 Dead, Thousands Marooned As Heavy Rainfall Continues In Odisha

Sep 14, 2021 Sandeep Sahu

Even as the state continues to grapple with the after effects of torrential rains over the last 48 hours, the IMD has predicted more rains in the state in the days ahead.

Deep Depression Crosses Odisha Coast; IMD Warns Of Heavy Rainfall Over Central And West India

Sep 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

A depression over the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a deep depression and crossed the Odisha coast on Monday morning, bringing heavy rains to the state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD).


KLF Announces Titles For Book Awards 2020-21; From Amitav Ghosh To S Jaishankar, Check Out The Full List Here

The titles selected for the awards include acclaimed writers Amitav Ghosh’s ‘Jungle Nama’ to Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar's ‘The India Way: Strategies for an Uncertain World’.

Odisha Fisherman Nets Super Rare Freshwater Turtle, Rewarded

Sep 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) identifies the Indian peacock softshell turtle as vulnerable.


Man Hangs Himself After Killing His 10-Month-Old Son and Wife

The 32-year-old man from Odisha's Ganjam district allegedly hanged himself after killing his wife and a 10-month-old son, the police said on Thursday.

03 September, 2021

Editor Detained Over Olympian Dutee Chand's Complaint Of Obscene Content

PTI

The incident came close on the heels of the Supreme Court expressing concern over web portals and YouTube channels


27 August, 2021

Odisha Class 10 Student Hospitalised After Being Beaten By School Headmaster

Outlook Web Desk

A case has been registered on the basis of a complaint by the student's father, and an investigation is on


24 August, 2021

Odisha: Farmers Let Loose Cattle In Govt Office In Protest

Outlook Web Bureau

The farmers were angry over lack of steps to protect their crops from damage by herds of stray cattle,


21 August, 2021

Odisha CM Launches Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana, Will It Be A Game Changer For BJD In Panchayat Polls?

Sandeep Sahu

The scheme is expected to be a ‘game changer’ for the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in the coming panchayat elections.


18 August, 2021

Odisha Felicitates India Hockey Teams, Government Commits To Sponsor Team For 10 More Years

Outlook Web Bureau

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik led the felicitation of men’s and women’s teams for their stellar show at the Tokyo Olympics. Men’s team won bronze, while women finished creditable 4th


14 August, 2021

Wild Bear Rescued From Well In Odisha

PTI

The bear is in good condition and will be released in the nearby jungle


13 August, 2021

BJD Decides To Field 27% OBC Candidates In Odisha Panchayat Polls

Outlook Web Bureau

The BJD’s move comes barely three days after a delegation of the party MPs met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and sought a legislation to raise quota for OBCs in the state.


13 August, 2021

Odisha Man Discovers Wife’s Infidelity As Son Developed Hereditary Disease

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The man discovered his wife’s 20-years-old love affair with a man in the neighbourhood during his son’s treatment for sickle cell anaemia


12 August, 2021

As Politics Over OBCs Hots Up In Odisha, BJD Seeks Law To End 50% Cap On Reservation

Sandeep Sahu

Odisha is among the few states which are yet to accord 27% reservation to OBCs because of the 50% cap imposed by the apex court in the Indra Sawhney case.


08 August, 2021

Odisha District Ropes In Folk Artists To Dispel Covid Vaccination Hesitancy Among People

Outlook Web Bureau

Folk dance groups, with limited artists, stage their performances in villages across the district raising awareness among the people and appealing to them to follow Covid-appropriate behaviour.


30 July, 2021

Puri’s Drink From Tap Mission: Good Start But Experts Worried About Sustainability

Sandeep Sahu

The holy town of Puri has become the first city in the country to provide something that only major world cities like London and New York offer: clean drinking water directly from tap that requires no further filtration.


29 July, 2021

US Study Finds Covid-19 Lockdown Negatively Impacted Women’s Nutrition In India

Outlook Web Bureau

The study was conducted by Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition in four economically backward districts of Uttar Pradesh’s Maharajganj, Bihar’s Munger, and Odisha’s Kandhamal and Kalahandi


26 July, 2021

Odisha Schools Reopen For Students Of Classes 10, 12

Outlook Web Bureau

The government has decided to continue online classes and it is not mandatory for students to attend physical classes.


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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.

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An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.

Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook

Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.

Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
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