?Out of 91 new Covid positive cases detected in Khordha district today, 85 are from Bhubaneswar. Active cases in the Capital City stand at 1116.
?Amid rise in Covid Cases, Centre issues Advisory to 7 States (Delhi, Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Telangana).
?Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik attended meeting of National Committee for 75-years of India’s Independence in Delhi; highlighted Odisha’s contribution to Freedom Struggle.
?Bargarh: 2 killed, 5 injured in lightning strike at Barikela of Barpali.
?9 students, 2 teachers of school at Saintala in Bolangir district test positive for COVID-19; school premises declared as containment zone.
?Mo Bus drowns in floodwater at Jatni underpass; Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) suspends ‘Mo Bus’ service on route No-8 from Master Canteen to Jatani.
?Odisha Plus II Arts, Vocational courses results to be declared on August 8.
?Union Home Minister Amit Shah to visit Odisha on Sunday.
?Low Pressure likely in 24 hours: Orange and yellow warning issued for Odisha till August 10.
?Paradip Port Bribery Case: Industrialist Mahima Mishra’s son Charchit taken on 4-day remand by CBI.
?Kadalipal Forester Subodh Kumar Majhi killed in road accident in Sambalpur district.
?ISRO is all set to embark on its maiden SSLV mission, ferrying an earth observation satellite and a student satellite from the spaceport in Sriharikota, about 135 kms from here on Sunday.
?Vice Presidential election polling concludes, counting of votes begins; results will be declared soon.
?Commonwealth Games 2022: India’s Avinash Mukund Sable bags the Silver medal in the men’s 3000m steeplechase final, Priyanka Goswami wins silver in race walk. Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Naveen advance to semifinals; confirm more wrestling medals for India. Boxer Nitu Ghangas reaches finals in Minimumweight category, assures nation another medal. Boxer Nitu Ghangas advances to the finals of 48 kg category. Manika-Diya, Akula-Tennison reach women’s doubles quarterfinals in table tennis.
?India women’s cricket team post 164/5 in 20 overs against England in the first semi-final in Edgbaston, reaches FINAL.
?Top Taiwan defence official found dead amid tensions with China.
?Iran bans women from appearing in advertisements.
?Malaysia to procure 18 Tejas jets from India; US, Australia, Indonesia show interest.