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  1. India successfully test-fires Agni-I missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Balasore Nov 27: India today successfully test-fired indigenously built nuclear-capable Agni-I missile, capable of hitting a target at a distance of 700 kms, from a test range off the Odisha coast as part of Strategic Forces Command training exercise.The surface-to-surface, single-stage missile, powered by solid propellants, was test-fired from a mobile launcher at 1002 hours from launch pad-4 of the Integrated Test Range at Abdul Kalam Island .The trial was "part of training exercise by Strategic Forces Command of Indian Army", defence sources said, noting it was a "perfect launch". "The exercise was conducted in a perfect manner and the trial was successful," they said."


  2. Prithvi-II missile successfully test firedRead the original story

    Thursday |

    Bhubaneswar, Nov 26 : India on Thursday successfully test fired its indigenously developed surface-to-surface nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile. The missile was fired from a mobile launcher at the Integrated Test Range Chandipur in Balasore district on the Odisha coast.


  3. Reserve Bank Deputy Governor H. R. Khan inaugurates Bhubaneswar branch of Bandhan BankRead the original story

    Monday Nov 16 |

    Kolkata/Bhubaneswar, Nov 16 : Harun Rashid Khan, Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India, inaugurated Bandhan Bank's first branch in Bhubaneswar, Odisha,on Monday. This is Bandhan Banks 566th branch in the country.


  4. India successfully test fires its nuclear capable Agni IV missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Times of Oman

    Agni - IV, the 4000km range Nuclear Capable Ballistic Missile, is successfully launched at Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha. Photo - PTI file Balasore : India on Monday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable long range strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV with a strike range of 4,000km from a test complex off Odisha coast as part of a user trial by the armed forces.


  5. India successfully test fires Agni-IVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 |

    Balasore, Nov. 9: India on Monday successfully test fired the long range ballistic missile Agni-IV at 9.45 am today from Dr A P J Abdul Kalam Island launch complex. "The mission met all objectives as monitored and confirmed by the telemetry, Electro-optical stations, Radar stations along the coast," tweeted Defence Ministry spokesperson Sitanshu Kar.


  6. Ad Astra: India's Indigenous Air-to-Air MissileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | Defence Industry Daily

    November 9/15: India's Astra air-to-air missiles could be fielded next year, according to Indian press reports . The recent testing of the indigenous missile on Su-30MKI fighters tested the propulsion and aircraft integration capabilities of the missile; further testing of the Astra's sensors and other sub-systems is planned for coming months.


  7. Farmers die, act awaits changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Bhubaneswar, Oct. 27: Three more farmers, mostly sharecroppers, allegedly committed suicide today, but the state government can do little to compensate them as necessary amendments to the Orissa Land Reform Acts giving legal rights to tenants is yet to be made effective. Of the 40 farmers, who have allegedly committed suicide so far , almost all are sharecroppers whose status is virtually that of tenants.


  8. A celluloid tribute to GandhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | India Together

    At a time when we're drifting away from Gandhiji and the values he stood and fought for, a film like Gour Hari Dastaan comes as a reminder of what we've lost and forces us to reflect on why. Shoma Chatterji reviews this film about a Gandhian and his fight to prove that he was indeed a freedom fighter.


  9. OdishaRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Odia girls gave remarkable performances at a national athletics event, while state karatekas won medals at a major event. Female sportspersons of the state also did well in... If the state aspires to grow in the information technology sector, the immediate need is to launch direct international flights from here.


  10. JK buys Haridwar tyre unit of KesoramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, Sept. 12: Kesoram Industries, the flagship of the Basant Kumar Birla Group, has sold its Haridwar tyre plant to JK Group for Rs 2,195 crore to pay off mounting debt and streamline the rest of its business.


  11. A 30-year Satyagraha: The story of Gour Hari DasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    "I was happy to being going to jail for my country," says the 84-year-old. "And we had been told we would be taken to the Balasore district jail by train, which was considered a marvel in those days.


  12. 'Gour Hari Dastaan - The Freedom File' - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    During one of his umpteen visits to the government office, the clerk asks him where he is from. "Orissa", he says, and the staffer wonders, "Is Orissa a part of Bengal?" He can't locate the state on the map hanging from the office wall.


  13. Gour Hari Dastaan movie review: Inspirational tale of patience and perseveranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 |

    A biopic of an unknown Indian freedom fighter, " Gour Hari Dastaan " is an inspirational tale of patience and perseverance in a corrupt society. The film highlights the eroding value system in democratic India.


  14. 'Gour Hari Dastaan: The Freedom File' - Inspiring tale, sincerely toldRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2015 |

    A biopic of an unknown Indian freedom fighter, "Gour Hari Dastaan" is an inspirational tale of patience and perseverance in a corrupt society. The film highlights the eroding value system in democratic India.


  15. Cyclone Komen: W. Bengal, Odisha, Gujrat, Rajasthan worst affected; 88 people dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Merinews

    At least 88 people have died and more than 80 lakh people are affected due to the cyclone Komen, which created depression over Bangladesh. The worst affected states in India due to this cyclone are West Bengal, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Odisha.


  16. Komen triggers heavy rains killing 70 in IndiaRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The depression that resulted from cyclone Komen has triggered heavy rain in northeastern and eastern states of India, killing at least 70 people in Manipur, West Bengal and Odisha. In West Bengal, at least 48 people have died so far.


  17. Cyclone Komen leaves Odisha devasted; heavy rains continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 |

    Odisha, August 2: Heavy rains caused by Cyclone Komen has devastated large parts of Odisha and West Bengal in the week. More than ten villages in Balasore district in West Bengal still remains flooded.


  18. Cyclone Komen hits India: More than 40 killed in West Bengal; heavy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 |

    Kolkata, August 1: West Bengal along with Odisha has been devastated by unprecedented rainfall caused due to the arrival of Cyclone Komen in Bay of Bengal. In West Bengal, flood has been declared in East Midnapore, North and South 24 Parganas, Hooghly, Howrah, Birbhum and Burdwan.


  19. Heavy rains expected in Odisha and West Bengal due to cyclone KomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Merinews

    Indian Meteorological Department has said that cyclonic storm, 'Komen', which has hit the Bangladesh coast on Thursday evening, is likely to head towards India and will bring heavy rains in Odisha in the next 48 hours. The impact will also be seen in different districts of West Bengal and then it will move towards Jharkhand.


  20. Cyclone Komen: Flood situation in Odisha worsens, death toll at 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | DNA India

    The Odisha government on Thursday issued a fresh flood alert in the wake of cyclone 'Komen' which is expected to worsen the flood situation in five districts where three persons have died and about 4 lakh people have been affected. "Keeping the possible impact of cyclone Komen in mind, the district collectors have been directed to remain alert to meet any eventuality," Special Relief Commissioner G V V Sarma said.