— Proposed Sitalapalli wagon manufacturing project cancelled.
— Odisha govt to introduce Sambalpuri dress code in colleges from next academic session.
— Jual Oram writes to Odisha CM to fill up vacancy of “officer of sufficient seniority & experience” in Rourkela Municipal Corporation & Smart City Project.
— Big breakthrough in 1993 RSS Headquarters bombing case; CBI arrests accused absconding for over 24 years.
— Congress leader AK Antony’s driver commits suicide.
— Union Budget presentation on February 1; Phase-1 of Budget session from January 29 to February 9, Phase-2 from March 5 to April 6.
— Lok Sabha adjourned sine die; 12 bills passed in Winter Session.
— US suspends over USD 1.1 billion security assistance to Pakistan.