Odisha News Insight

Morning News Headlines (October 3, 2018)

ONI Bureau:  —–    Puri Bandh: Devotees, servitors barge into Puri Srimandir after breaking barricades near Singhadwara while opposing queue system. Agitators hurl stones at residence of Puri SP and forcibly enter Puri MLA Maheswar Mohanty’s house, damage property.

—–    Body of missing Class-IX student of Kendriya Vidayalaya found at Paradip Sea Beach.

—–    Principal of Anantapur Saraswat College in Balasore declares sine die citing student unrest on the campus.

—–    Authorities of Deogarh College and Anandpur Kanaka Manjari Women’s College cancel students’ union elections.

—–    Bombing at Raghunathnagar: One arrested, hundreds detained by Khandagiri police late last night.

—–    Fire breaks out in the pharmacy department of Kolkata Medical College and Hospital; 10 fire engines and Kolkata police rush to the spot.

—–    Thousands of tribals barge into OCL campus in Rajgangpur opposing public hearing on mining area expansion.

—–    Justice Ranjan Gogoi sworn-in as the Chief Justice of India (CJI) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

—–    Bhima Koregaon Case: Maharashtra government moves Supreme Court against the release of social activist Gautam Navlakha from house arrest.

—–    MVVC Murthy, TDP MLC & director of GITAM University, lost his life in a car accident in United States’ Alaska, last night.

—–    Kerala nun rape case: Bail plea of Franco Mulakkal, former Bishop Jalandhar, rejected by Kerala High Court.

—–    Fire breaks out in the pharmacy department of Kolkata Medical College and Hospital.All the patients are safe.

—–    J&K: Terror hideout busted in a joint operation by Indian Army and police in Doda yesterday. Huge cache of arms and ammunition recovered.

—–    Dubai’s Burj Khalifa was lit up with Mahatma Gandhi’s picture and quotes on his 150th birth anniversary.

—–    Indian Rupee hits all-time low at 73.33 versus the US dollar.