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

    Sunday Aug 16 | 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.

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

    Friday Aug 14 | 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.

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

    Thursday Aug 13 | India.com

    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.

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

    Thursday Aug 13 | Newkerala.com

    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.

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

    Sunday Aug 2 | 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.

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

    Sunday Aug 2 | 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.

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

    Sunday Aug 2 | India.com

    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.

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

    Saturday Aug 1 | India.com

    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.

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

    Friday Jul 31 | 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.

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

    Thursday Jul 30 | 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.

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  11. Odisha, Bengal to get heavy rains as Cyclone Komen weakensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Hindustan Times

    Odisha and West Bengal are expected to get heavy to extremely heavy rains on Friday as cyclonic storm Komen weakened considerably a day after hitting the Bangladesh coast. The Odisha government on Thursday had issued a fresh flood alert in the wake of Cyclone Komen which is expected to worsen the flood situation in five districts of the state where three persons have died and about 4 lakh people have been affected.

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  12. Odisha flood: CM Naveen Patnaik orders evacuation of people to safer placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | DNA India

    Reviewing the flood situation, Patnaik asked the officials to remain alert round the clock as Subarnarekha river is swelling, said water resources secretary P K Jena, who attended the meeting. With flood situation in northen Odisha districts turning grim, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday asked officials to evacute people to safe places and send ODRAF personnel to affected areas for rescue operation.

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  13. Flood threat looms large in OdishaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Newkerala.com

    Incessant rains have triggered a flood threat in four districts of Odisha, forcing the government to take preventive measures on war footing, officials said on Wednesday. As the Brahmani, Baitarani, Subarnarekha and Bhudabalanga rivers flowed above the danger mark, some low-lying areas face possible floods in Jajpur, Bhadrak, Balesore and Mayurbhanj districts, said an official.

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  14. BEL-made Akash inducted into Indian Air ForceRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The Akash Missile System, for which Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited is the nodal agency and supplies major sub-systems, was inducted into the Indian Air Force at a ceremony held at Air Force Station, Gwalior, today . The induction of Akash into the Indian Air Force was marked by the symbolic handing over of the 'key' of the weapon system by Mr S K Sharma, Chairman and Managing Director, BEL, to the Defence Minister, Mr Manohar Parrikar, who in turn handed over the key to Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of the Air Staff.

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  15. OdishaRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Goons threw acid on a 50-year-old schoolteacher today while he was returning home at Balipatna on the city outskirts. Puri police have recently launched a mobile-based application for android users keeping in mind the number of tourists set to throng the state for the upcoming Nabakalebar... Police have decided to seek assistance of school authorities to put a stop on the practice of using autorickhaws to ferry students.

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  16. India successfully Tests Its Astra MissileRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - April 25, 2015 - CONNAUGHT PLACE, India -- India's Beyond Visual Range air-to-air missile Astra was once again successfully test fired, on 19 March, by the Indian Air Force off the coast of Odisha near the Integrated Test Range, Balasore. The missile has been indigenously designed and developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation .

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  17. India successfully test-fires Dhanush missileRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable ballistic missile Dhanush from a naval ship in the Bay of Bengal, an official said. The missile was fired as part of the regular practice trial of the Strategic Forces Command, M.V.K.V. Prasad, director of the Integrated Test Range in Chandipur in Odisha's Balasore district, told IANS.

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  18. See India's latest missile, Nirbhay, in flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Nirbhay is India's first indigenously designed and developed long-range sub-sonic cruise missile. We stumbled upon some cockpit video of the missile in flight, a first for any Indian weapon of the kind.

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  19. India successfully tests n-capable Prithvi-II missileRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    India Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile from a military base in Odisha, a senior official said. The indigenously-developed ballistic missile with a maximum range of 350 km was fired from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Balasore district, about 230 km from Bhubaneswar.

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  20. India successfully tests n-capable Prithvi-II missileRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Nerve News

    India Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile from a military base in Odisha, a senior official said. The indigenously-developed ballistic missile with a maximum range of 350 km was fired from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Balasore district, about 230 km from Bhubaneswar.

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