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Boat capsizes near Hirakud dam in Odisha, 17 killed

With the recovery of six more bodies, the toll in the boat mishap in Hirakud reservoir in Sambalpur district, Odisha, on Monday rose to 17. "At least 17 bodies have so far been recovered and three......

Flood woes compounded by fresh rains in Odisha

Fresh rains triggered by a low pressure compounded the miseries of flood victims in Odisha. "Though water receded in several rivers, the plight of people sheltered on high river embankments and......

Flood situation grim in Odisha as toll mounts to 34

Flood waters engulfed vast areas of the delta region of Mahanadi river system in Odisha even as the death toll due to heavy rains and floods in the state climbed to 34. As many as 9.95 lakh people......

Eight killed, two missing as storm hits Odisha

At least eight persons were killed and two others missing in separate incidents of boat capsize and other mishaps when a severe northwesterner hit Jharsuguda and Bargarh districts of western......

'New dam is NOT an answer to Mullaperiyar row'

Dr S Janakarajan is a professor at the Madras Institute of Development Studies who specialises in agrarian institutions, interlinked agrarian markets, water management, water conflicts, stakeholder......

Don't expect power cuts this summer

Reservoirs are brimming with water and higher coal stocks at power plants have improved the prospects for electricity generation this summer. An ongoing slump in power demand has nearly halved the......

Odisha govt strongly favoured Hindalco for coal blocks: PM

Excerpts from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s statement on the Talabira matter reveals the full story on coal block allocation in Odisha. The prime minister received a letter dated May 7,......

Markets end higher led by heavyweights

The benchmark indices ended on a strong note on Tuesday, amid positive global cues, led by heavyweights such as Infosys, HUL and HDFC. The Nifty closed above its crucial psychological levels of......

Vedanta did not pay water bills: Orissa

Vedanta Aluminum Ltd (VAL), already struggling to get environment and forest clearances for its Orissa projects, is now faced with a new challenge.The state government's water resources department......

SEZ concept enormously destructive: Govt report

Special economic zones are nothing but special exemption zones and there is no reason to exempt these from all law. Hence, scrap these, is the recommendation of the Committee on Land Reforms and......
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Odisha reels under heat wave; 23 die of sun stroke

Bhubaneswar, May 22 (PTI) Normal life was badly affected today due to the heat wave sweeping the state with the industrial town of Jharsuguda... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/6061362_Odisha-reels-under-heat-wave--23-die-of-sun-stroke.html
Mercury rises up, govt gears up

Bhubaneswar: The State government on Thursday directed district collectors to take appropriate measures to meet the intense heat wave across the... ...

http://pragativadi.com/state-at-large/mercury-rises-up-govt-gears-up
Heat wave to prevail for a week in Odisha

Pragativadi, May 20, 2015 Bhubaneswar: Adding to the woes of people suffering from intense hot and humid conditions in Odisha, the... ...

http://pragativadi.com/state-at-large/heat-wave-to-prevail-for-a-week
Land Acquisition From a State's Perspective

Will the proposed changes to the 2013 Land Acquisition Law make land acquisition easier and more equitable? In the ongoing debate, this question is... ...

http://m.ndtv.com/opinion/land-acquisition-from-a-states-perspective-764986
State sizzles at 40 degree, heatwave to continue

BHUBANESWAR: Life nearly came to a standstill across Odisha as the mercury rose alarmingly in many parts of the state on Wednesday pushing the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bhubaneswar/State-sizzles-at-40-degree-heatwave-to-continue/articleshow/47365897.cms

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