Post Tagged with: "Odisha"

  • Odisha To Enact Lokayukt Act In A Month’s Time

    Odisha To Enact Lokayukt Act In A Month’s Time

    Current Affairs January 4, 2014 2:35 pm 1 comment

    The Odisha cabinet Friday decided to enact a new Lokayukt Act in the state within the next one month tackle corruption. The chief minister and the council of ministers will also be under the purview of this proposed act, Naveen Patnaik Patnaik told reporters after chairing the cabinet meeting. Patnaik […]

     
  • Cyclone Lehar heads towards Andhra coast

    Cyclone Lehar heads towards Andhra coast

    Current Affairs November 26, 2013 5:21 pm no comments

    The Andhra Pradesh coast is on alert as cyclonic storm Lehar in the Bay of Bengal is heading to cross it Thursday. The “very severe” cyclonic storm is centered 1,030 km east-southeast of Machillipatnam, 970 km from Kakinada in the state. “The system would intensify further and move west-northwestwards and […]

     
  • India successfully test-fires n-capable missile

    India successfully test-fires n-capable missile

    Current Affairs October 8, 2013 11:32 am no comments

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