Another 1,150 COVID-19 patients recover in Odisha, total recoveries at 26,887

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Bhubaneswar: Odisha health department Thursday said that 1,150 persons who earlier tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered and are being discharged. Out of the 1,150 persons, 290 are from Ganjam, 197 from Khurdha, 121 from Rayagada, 76 from Sundargarh, 47 from Jajpur, 45 from Koraput, 44 from Cuttack, 40 from Puri, 35 from Nayagarh, 33 from Keonjhar, 25 from Balasore, 25 from Kalahandi, 24 from Mayurbhanj, 23 from Sambalpur, 22 from...

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Odisha’s Girish Chandra Murmu appointed new CAG

New Delhi: Girish Chandra Murmu, the 1985 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer from Odisha who was appointed as the first Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor last year, has been appointed as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. The decision came exactly a year after the Central government reorganised Jammu and Kashmir, bifurcating it into two Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh. Official sources told IANS that...

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Bhubaneswar records 118 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours; tally at 3,472

Bhubaneswar:  Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) Thursday said that 118 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the city in past 24 hours. While 71 of them are quarantine cases, 47 are local contact ones. Meanwhile, 90 persons who earlier tested positive for the disease have recovered. "Further contact tracing is still continuing. Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitised and will be under active surveillance," BMC said. It...

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India reports 56,282 new COVID-19 cases, total exceeds 19.6 lakh

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New Delhi: India saw a single-day increase of 56,282 cases taking the country's COVID-19 tally to 19,64,536 Thursday, while the recoveries have surged to 13,28,336 and comprise 67.62 per cent of the total caseload, according to the Union Health Ministry data. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 40,699 with 904 new fatalities being reported in 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am showed. There are 5,95,501 active COVID-19 cases in...

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CV Raman students top Smart India Hackathon 2020

Bhubaneswar: In the just concluded ‘Smart India Hackathon 2020’, Software Edition, two groups of students of CV Raman Global University, Odisha stood first in the country by solving two live problems of Madhya Pradesh and Uttarakhand governments. The group, ‘Nexas’, consisting of Sourav Mishra (team leader), Satyabrata Pal, ShrishaAgarwala, Abhilasha Panda, Abhishek Das, Binit Kumar from CSE...

UNESCO recognition: Two villages in Odisha declared tsunami ready

Bhubaneswar: Adding another feather to its cap, Odisha has become the first state in the Indian Ocean region to get UNESCO-IOC recognisation for making the villages tsunami ready. Two villages – Noliasahi of Ersama block in Jagatsinghpur and Venkatraipur (Boxipalli) of Rangeilunda block in Ganjam district – have been acknowledged by Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO...

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Congress divided over Ayodhya Ram temple issue

New Delhi: The first cracks have surfaced in the Congress over the Ram temple issue as Kerala MP TN Prathapan has objected to some party leaders going on an overdrive over the issue. Prathapan wrote to interim party chief Sonia Gandhi, a day ahead of the Bhumi Pujan at Ayodhya by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday....

Puri: Devotees might catch glimpse of Holy Trinity soon

Puri: Devotees may soon have the opportunity to get glimpses of Lord Jagannath and his siblings at Srimandir here, said Shree Jagannath Temple Managing Committee member Ramchandra Dasmahapatra Thursday. Dasmahapatra claimed that deliberations are on to introduce online registration for devotees to visit the 12th century shrine. However, sources in the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) made...

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Bhojpuri actress Anupama Pathak dies of suicide in Mumbai

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India hits back at Pakistan for stoking communal hatred in country amid Ayodhya ‘bhumi pujan’

New Delhi/Islamabad: The government Thursday asked Pakistan to desist from inciting communal tensions in India with its provocative statements on its internal matters. Pakistan Wednesday had strongly condemned the 'bhumi pujan' ceremony for the construction of the grand Ram temple in Ayodhya. In response to media queries on the issue, the official spokesperson of the External Affairs...

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