Afternoon News Headlines (January 12, 2018)
ONI Bureau: — Odisha CM writes to PM Modi to expedite establishment National Institute of New Energy and Innovation and reopening regional office in Bhubaneswar.
— Odisha tops in road construction under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY): Chief Secretary Aditya Padhi.
— 20th annual Golden Beach Festival kicks off at Chandipur in Balasore.
— In an unprecedented move, 4 Supreme Court judges came out against the Chief Justice of India.
— PM Modi ranked among top 3 world leaders in survey.
— Film Padmavat will not be released in Gujarat: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani.
— Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Odisha beats Tripura by 72 runs in its third game in Ranchi to secure four points.
— Dutee Chand among 13 Indians selected for 8th Asian Indoor Athletics Championships to be held at Teheran from Feb 1-3, 2018.
— Pakistan erupts in protest following rape, murder of 7-year-old.
— Japan PM rejects South Korean call for new steps to help “comfort women”.