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Odisha heatwave


Heatwave intensifies in Odisha, mercury in Titlagarh crosses 47 degrees Celsius

May 22, 2017 9:45 pm

Eight heat-related deaths have been reported in Odisha so far this summer.

Odisha school holidays extended till April 26 due to heatwave

April 19, 2016 5:31 pm

Due to the forecast made by the IMD, the Odisha government has decided to extend the school holidays till April 26

Odisha reels under intense heatwave, Bhubaneswar hottest at 43.2 degree Celsius

April 06, 2016 10:10 pm

Last month, mercury in Bhubaneswar touched 42.2 degree Celsius, breaking the 64-year-old record for the month.

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Scientists concerned spread of bird flu to mink signals growing threat to humans

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:26 IST

A bird flu outbreak on a Spanish mink farm has alarmed scientists. The virus may be spreading for the first time from mammal to mammal — and could become a danger for humans.

RBI hikes repo rate to 6.5%, projects GDP growth at 6.4% for 2023-23

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:40 IST

The Central bank has projected retail inflation at 6.5 per cent for 2022-23 and 5.3 per cent for the next fiscal.

Gurgaon couple tortured 14-year-old maid, booked: Police

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:25 IST

Police said the couple work private jobs and had hired the 14-year-old from a placement agency around four-five months ago to take care of their three-year-old child.

89 convicts availed educational remission by completing degrees, courses while serving sentences: Maharashtra Prisons Department

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:20 IST

As per the data shared by the Prisons Department Tuesday, between October 2019 and January 2023, 80 inmates completed their graduate degrees, seven completed their postgraduate degrees, and two successfully passed the SSC or HSC exams while serving their sentences

Microsoft’s Edge gets AI-features: How to install the browser, get access to new features

February 8, 2023 10:20 IST

Microsoft recently announced that it will be adding AI-powered features like 'Chat' and 'Compose' to its Edge browser.

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s stand on plea challenging constitutionality of solitary confinement

February 8, 2023 10:20 IST

The Delhi High Court was hearing a PIL that said that solitary confinement was a ‘gross aberration of law’ and a ‘sadistic, barbaric and inhuman’ practice.

CBSE Board Exams 2023: Class 10th, 12th admit cards released

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:13 IST

CBSE 10th, 12th Admit Card 2023: Students appearing for CBSE board exams this year will get their admit cards from their respective schools.

When Kiara Advani shared the one ‘right reason’ for which she will get married: ‘My reason for marriage in life would be…’

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:12 IST

Kiara Advani, who married her longtime beau Sidharth Malhotra on Tuesday, had once revealed the one true reason that would compel her to tie the knot.

Goalkeeper Ahmet Eyup Turkaslan dies in Turkey earthquake

Updated: February 8, 2023 10:07 IST

Following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck close to the city of Gaziantep and also had an effect on neighbouring Syria, the goalkeeper was reported missing on February 6. Later, his lifeless body was discovered beneath the debris.

Delhi News Live Updates: Supreme Court to hear AAP’s plea on Delhi Mayor Polls today

February 8, 2023 10:05 IST

Delhi News Live Updates: On Monday, the MCD House failed to elect a Mayor due to differences between the AAP and BJP over the decision to allow the nominated members to vote.