Afternoon News Headlines (December 18, 2018)
ONI Bureau: Good Afternoon Readers! Here are the Afternoon News Bulletin on India and World by Odisha News Insight.
— Cyclone Phethai: 14,000 hectares of Crops destroyed in Andhra Pradesh.
— 1984 Riots Convict Sajjan Kumar quits Congress.
— PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of two metro corridors — Thane-Bhiwandi-Kalyan Metro&Dahisar-Mira-Bhayander Metro and CIDCO housing scheme in Maharashtra.
— Modi hints at GST concessions, warns of strict action against bank defaulters.
— Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day amid ruckus.
— Smoking banned in Gwalior government offices in Madhya Pradesh
— Former Nepal Prime Minister Tulsi Giri passes away at 93.
— 5 killed by elephants in Jharkhand.
— Lalrinliana Sailo, a ruling MNF legislator elected as New Mizoram Assembly speaker.
— ‘Mumbai man who spent around six years in a Pakistani jail on espionage charges, released today.
— 4 transgenders complete Sabarimala darshan.
— IPL Auction 2019: Hanuma Vihari sold to Delhi Capitals for Rs 2 Crore; Axar Patel, who had a base price of Rs 1 cr, goes to Delhi Capitals for Rs 5 crore.