Afternoon News Headlines (October 18, 2017)
– Dissatisfied over salary hike, Anganwadi workers barge into Koraput Collector’s office.
– Dharmendra Pradhan to inaugurate Urja Ganga gas pipeline project at Nalco Nagar in Angul on Oct 20.
– Heavy rains likely to occur in most part of Odisha in next 24 hours; fishermen advised not to venture into sea.
– Simdega starvation death: Central govt to send team to probe case, asks Jharkhand govt to submit a report.
– Centre issues security advisory, asks States to deploy additional forces in crowded places.
– Dharmendra Pradhan signs MoC on LNG with Japan. Now India & Japan account for 40% of global LNG imports.
– 12 people arrested over the attack on Court Commissioner in Bengaluru yesterday.
– Pakistani Taliban suicide bomber rams police truck, kills 7.