Rains lash parts of Odisha, Cyclone Jawad likely to reach near coast around noon on Dec 5 | Pics

The impact of Cyclone Jawad could be felt in Odisha on Saturday morning as rains began to lash parts of the state, including the capital Bhubaneswar. As a result of the cyclone, schools in 19 districts of the state were closed on Saturday. The Indian Meteorological Department said the wind speed will remain 70-80 kmph,…

Odisha, Andhra, Bengal brace for Cyclone Jawad as low pressure area intensifies into depression | Top points

The low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified into a depression and is likely to take the form of a cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours and reach Odisha-Andhra Pradesh coast on December 4, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its bulletin on Thursday. According to the IMD bulletin…

IMD warns of heavy rain along Odisha, Andhra, Bengal coasts

The coastal areas of Odisha and the northern parts of Andhra Pradesh are likely to be lashed by a cyclonic storm on December 4 due to a depression caused by a low-pressure area moving west-northwestwards from the Andaman Sea. Heavy rain has also been forecast for the coastal areas of Bengal. ALSO READ | Gujarat to…

BJP, Congress join hands to throw eggs at BJD leaders in Odisha

The Biju Janata Dal has found itself facing an unexpected alliance of political parties recently — the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party — united against it in launching an unusual ‘egg attack’. After BJP supporters hurled eggs at the convoy of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Puri on Wednesday,…

Odisha Congress working president Pradeep Majhi quits party, likely to join BJD

In a major jolt to Congress ahead of the panchayat polls due in early 2022, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) working president and former MP Pradeep Majhi resigned from the party’s primary membership on Friday. The resignation letter was sent to the party’s interim president Sonia Gandhi. A…

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: India’s daily tally below 40,000 for 3rd day; active cases remain under 4 lakhs

Thane logs 253 new cases, 4 more deaths Thane has reported 253 fresh COVID-19 cases, raising the infection count in the Maharashtra district to 5,53,366, an official said on Wednesday. These new cases were recorded on Tuesday, he said. Four more people also succumbed to the viral infection, pushing the death toll in…

Odisha Matric Result 2021: Dana Majhi’s daughter from Kalahandi clears Class 10 exam

Chandini Majhi, daughter of the much talked about Dana Majhi has achieved success in her matriculation exam. She and her two younger sisters have been pursuing their studies at the Kalinga Institute of Social sciences (KISS), Bhubaneswar. Dana Majhi of Melaghar village under Thuamul-Rampur Block of Kalahandi district…

BSE Odisha 10th Result 2021 Released: How to check results online on bseodisha.ac.in, on mobile through SMS

Board of Secondary Education, BSE Odisha 10th Result 2021 has been declared. The board released the Annual HSC Results for Odisha Class 10 on June 25, 2021. Steps and link to check the result is provided below. Result was announced by the Education Minister Sameer Dash at Cuttack at 4 pm today. Check on As many as 5.7…

Odisha HSC Syllabus for the next academic year 2021-22 reduced by 30%

Odisha Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) syllabus has been cut down for the upcoming academic session of 2021-22. The syllabus has been cut by 30% for the students of classes 9 and 10. The reduction of the syllabus for classes 9 and 10 of HS certificate course was also done last year, in the 2020-21 academic calendar.…

Cyclone Yaas Live Updates: Lakhs Evacuated In Bengal, Odisha Ahead Of Cyclone Yaas’s Landfall

The cyclonic storm is very likely to make landfall between Dhamra Port and Balasore on the Odisha coast Tuesday noon, with wind speed of upto 185 km per hour. Authorities have been moving people from low-lying coastal areas ahead of the cyclone’s landfall1 Over 11.5 lakh people have been evacuated from vulnerable…