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18 April, 2018 8:07 PM Ex-top cop of Mumbai joins BJD

Former Police Commissioner of Mumbai Arup Patnaik joined the Biju Janata Dal here on Wednesday. The 1979-batch retired IPS officer joined Odisha’s ruling party in the presence of Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik. “Arup will prove to be a valuable asset for the party,” said the Chief Minister while welcoming the retired IPS officer into his party 51

18 April, 2018 4:22 AM Olive Ridley turtles begin nesting for second time at Rushikulya

This second phase of mass nesting occurred when lakhs of newborn hatchlings were heading towards the Odisha coast. In a rare occurrence, olive ridley turtles turned up for mass nesting for the second time at Rushikulya rookery on Odisha coast at wee hours of Wednesday, while mass hatching of eggs of these endangered marine turtles is still continuing 29

17 April, 2018 6:43 PM Maoist carrying reward of ₹4 lakh surrenders

CPI(Maoist) leadership reportedly disapproved of his ‘love affair’ A CPI(Maoist) cadre, carrying a reward of ₹4 lakh on his head, surrendered before the Angul district police in Odisha as the banned outfit did not approve of his ‘love affair’ with a woman cadre. Dayanand alias Chhotu Ganju, a section commander in the Sambalpur-Deogarh-Sundargarh division 44

16 April, 2018 4:49 AM Odisha: 4 elephants run over by speeding train, die on spot

Bhubaneswar: Four elephants died after they were hit by a goods train near Telidihi Village in Odisha's Jharsuguda on Monday morning. A herd of elephants was crossing the rail line in the wee hours of the morning when the incident took place. As per reports, the herd comprising of a tusker, two female elephants and a baby elephant – were crossing over the railway 39

13 April, 2018 1:55 PM Parts of South, North East India to witness rains, thunderstorm: IMD in 'severe weather warning'

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a weather warning and predicted "heavy rains" at isolated places over Kerala tomorrow. Thunderstorm accompanied with squall is very likely at isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Kerala and Lakshadweep, it said. Isolated places over sub­-Himalayan West Bengal 36

12 April, 2018 2:05 AM Light rains in parts of Delhi-NCR; Delhiites call it 'beautiful rainy morning'

Residents of Delhi-NCR woke up to a pleasant morning on Thursday, with many parts of the region experiencing light rains and drizzle. The sky was overcast and mild breeze flew across Delhi-NCR bringing the temperature down. Apart from Delhi, light rains were experienced in Noida, Gurgaon and Ghaziabad as well. Some of the regions experienced overnight 35

9 April, 2018 7:37 PM 3 Uzbeks, two others rescued by Goa police

Panaji: Three Uzbek female nationals and two Indian women were rescued after a raid by the Calangute police in North coastal Goa on Monday. Two pimps were also arrested. The raid was conducted at a guest house in Candolim village in North Goa, Police Inspector in-charge of Calangute police station Jivba Dalvi told presspersons on Monday. He said this was part of continued 40

9 April, 2018 5:22 PM Union Minister’s promise to Kotia villagers

Both Andhra Pradesh and Odisha claim jurisdiction over 21 villages The inter-State dispute over the jurisdiction of 21 of the 28 Kotia group of villages on the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border took a new twist on Monday with Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan visiting the region and promising the tribal residents justice 25

8 April, 2018 6:04 AM Jalandhar to Delhi in one hour: UDAN flight service begins May 1, bookings open from April 14

The Jalandhar-Delhi flights service was launched under the Centre's UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) scheme The one-hour flight service between Jalandhar’s Adampur airport to Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport is all set to begin from May 1, 2018. Bookings for the same will begin on April 14. The information was shared by Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner 56

7 April, 2018 1:20 PM Adani Ports inaugurates phase II of Dhamra Port

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, (APSEZ), India's largest port developer, today inaugurated the phase II expansion of Dhamra Port in Odisha. The expansion will help the company achieve its vision 2020 of 200 MMT, well ahead of time and we now aim to touch 500 MMT by the year 2025, APSEZ CEO Karan Adani said. The inauguration ceremony took place 48