Odisha News Insight

Sunday News Headlines (November 18, 2018)

ONI Bureau:   Good Evening Readers! Here are the Sunday News Bulletin on Odisha, India and World by Odisha News Insight.

—    Deforestation for beer factory: CM Naveen Patnaik orders to stop tree cutting at Balarampur in Dhenkanal.

—    11-month-old baby boy died after falling into an electric heater at Kumand village in Angul.

—    Dr Akshaya Kumar Mishra will be sworn in as the Judge of Orissa High Court tomorrow.

—    Tiger Translocation project will continue in Odisha.

—    Graft charges levelled against Sagar, son of Congress leader Bhakta Charan Das.

—    ‘Mo Bus’ Phase-II to be launched on six routes in Bhubaneswar tomorrow.

—    Odisha Civil Society demands CBI probe into ‘daru’ selection discrepancies; arrest of the then Odisha law minister & chief administrator of SJTA.

—    Elections 2019: Former Chief Minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik’s son Prithvi Ballabh Patnaik will contest from Begunia Assembly constituency.

—    The opening ceremonies of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar-2018 will be held at Kalinga Stadium on 27th November in Bhubaneswar and at Barabati Stadium on 28th November in Cuttack.

—    As many as 10,500 tickets would be sold for the inaugural ceremony of the Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar and 30,000 for Cuttack.

—    Odisha CM announces next edition of the conclave will be held between November 30 and December 4 in 2020.

—    Ailing elephant dies under treatment in Choudwar area in Cuttack.

—    10 chopped palms found lying near Veer Bhumi memorial site (Saheed Stambh) in Kalinganagar.

—    Patkura Police arrests a youth involved in killing his grandparents and aunt in Madhusudanpur village in Kendrapara last night.

—    Locals loot petrol from fuel-laden train near Bahanaga railway station in Balasore.

—    US: 61-year-old Telangana man Sunil Edla shot dead by a 16-year-old boy in New Jersey.

—    Uttarakhand: 12 dead & 8 injured after a bus fell in a gorge near Damta on Uttarkashi-Yamunotri Highway today. Rescue operation underway.

—    Bhima Koregaon case: Activist Varavara Rao has been sent to police custody till 26 November.

—    Campaigning for the second phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections 2018 concludes. Voting for 72 constituencies will be held on November 20.

—    Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee writes to EC alleging violation of Model Code of Conduct by PM.

—    Sukma: 2 District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawans injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast between Bheji & Elarmadgu.

—    Amritsar Blast: 3 dead, 15 injured in Terror attack at prayer hall in Amritsar.

—    Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh announces Rs. 5 lakh compensation for the kin of the dead and free treatment for the injured.

—    Vietnam: President Ram Nath Kovind arrives at Da Nang International Airport.

—    Goa: Calangute Police arrested a Nigerian national and seized drugs worth Rs 11,05,000 from his possession.

—    Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone returned to India today after their wedding in Italy.

—    California wildfires toll reaches 78.