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  1. India successfully test fires nuke-capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II missileRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | Newkerala.com

    India Friday successfully test fired its nuclear capable Dhanush missile from a warship off the Odisha coast hours after conducting a training launch of Prithvi-II missile from a military base in the state, a senior defence official said. Dhanush was test fired from a naval ship off the coast of the state over the Bay of Bengal around 7.40 pm.

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  2. President, PM congratulate scientists on Prithvi-II test firingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Nerve News

    President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday congratulated Indian scientists on the successful test firing of Prithvi-II missile. I extend my heartiest congratulations to all those associated with the successful test-firing of India's indigenously developed Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile, the president said in a message to Avinash Chander, Scientific Advisor to the Defence Minister and Secretary, Department of Defence Research and Development.

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  3. PM hails scientists on Prithvi-II launchRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Nerve News

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday congratulated Indian scientists on the successful test fire of Prithvi-II missile. I congratulate the hard work of our scientists that has been instrumental in the successful test fire of Prithvi-II missile, the prime minister said in a message.

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  4. India successfully testfires nuke-capable Prithvi-II missileRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Xinhuanet

    India successfully testfired a nuclear capable surface-to-surface Prithvi-II missile from a test range in the eastern Indian state of Odisha on Friday morning, local media reported. "The test was successful.

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  5. Tripathy held in Artha caseRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | The Telegraph

    Bhubaneswar, Oct. 31: The CBI today arrested BJD MLA from Banki Pravat Tripathy, 61, for his alleged links with the money circulation deposit collection company, Artha Tatwa. A CBI spokesperson said Pravat had been booked on charges of criminal conspiracy and having received huge sums of money from the Artha Tatwa group.

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  6. Das was arrested from Mumbai on June 19, 2013 and is named in 37 cheating cases across the state.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Indian Express

    A sessions court in Bhubaneswar allowed the Enforcement Directorate to take chit fund group Seashore group's chief Prashant Das on a 14-day remand for interrogation in tracing the money trail in the multi crore chit fund scam. Das was arrested from Mumbai on June 19, 2013 and is named in 37 cheating cases across the state.

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  7. N-capable missile Nirbhay test firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Peninsula

    Bhubaneswar: India yesterday successfully test-fired its indigenously-developed nuclear-capable sub-sonic long-range cruise missile 'Nirbhay' that can hit a target 1,500km away. The missile was test-fired from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Odisha's Balasore district.

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  8. India successfully test fires - Nirbhay' cruise missileRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Indian Express

    India's first indigenously designed and developed long-range sub-sonic cruise missile Nirbhay was successfully flight-tested on Friday from the Integrated Test Range , Balasore, Orissa. "The entire mission, from lift-off till the final splash down was a perfect flight achieving all the mission objectives," said a DRDO press release.

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  9. Nirbhay strikes target missile to be ready in three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    India on Friday successfully test-fired the nuclear-capable Nirbhay cruise missile from the integrated test range at Balasore in Odisha, a step towards filling a vital gap in the country's missile capabilities. The missile flew for 70 minutes along a predetermined course to hit the target in the Bay of Bengal.

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  10. India's Modi meets military commanders amid missile testRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with the country's top military commanders on Friday , as India successfully test fired a nuclear-capable missile from its eastern coast of Balasore in Odisha. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is introduced to top commanders of the Indian Air Force by Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha , during the Combined Commanders' Conference in New Delhi.

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  11. Must-know facts about India's Nirbhay missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Rediff.com

    Nirbhay, India's first home-grown subsonic cruise missile, is all set for its launch for its Interim Test Range in Chandipur, near Balasore in Orissa on Friday. This is Nirbhay's second launch, the first being terminated mid-way on 12 March 2013 owing to a technical snag.

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  12. Nuclearcapable missile to be tested on October 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    India will test-fire the nuclear-capable Nirbhay cruise missile from the integrated test range at Balasore in Odisha on October 17, the second launch of the indigenous weapon developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation . All eyes will be on the upcoming launch as the Nirbhay's much-hyped maiden launch last March had failed to hit the pre-designated target in the Bay of Bengal.

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  13. Hudhud's Horrendous Hex Huff: Horror hover OdishaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Merinews

    Hudhud and other natural calamities always hit-out on the backbone of mass Odia hick's heyday. Like Hudhud's huff when other natural calamities hew to the Odisha's economic growth, the Governments' commitments for support to rebuild economic progress is just a hollow-hearted promise, which has proved before.

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    Sep 30, 2014 | The Indian Express

    More than a year after it created an Act to protect the interests of investors who were duped of their savings by scores of chit fund firms in the state, Orissa is now planning to amend the Act to define small investors for giving them priority while disbursement of funds. Since the multi crore chit fund scam broke in 2011, the economic offences wing of state CID, Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police and some district superintendents of police have attached movable and immovable properties of 14 chit fund firms running into a few thousand crores under Orissa Protection of Interest of Depositors Act, that was made into law in August, 2013.

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  15. CBI conducts more raids in Orissa chit fund scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Indian Express

    On Thursday the CBI, which conducted raids in 23 places in Bhubaneswar, Mumbai and Calcutta during its probe into Seashore chit fund scam , Friday raided 8 more places in the state including Dhenkanal and Balasore districts this morning to collect evidence. A four-member CBI team seized several documents from chit fund firm Seashore Group's office in Dhenkanal.

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  16. Orissa HC lawyers strike work over arrest of former AG, court rejects his bail petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Lawyers in Orissa High Court at Cuttack today struck work to protest the arrest of former advocate general Asok Mohanty by the CBI for his alleged links with chit fund firm Artha Tatwa Group chief Pradeep Sethy. On Monday, Mohanty was arrested by a team of CBI officials from his Cuttack residence over charges of misuse of his official position for personal benefit and misappropriation of funds of Artha Tatwa group.

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  17. Orissa HC lawyers go on strike to protest ex-AG Mohanty's arrest in chit-fund scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Lawyers in Orissa High Court at Cuttack today struck work to protest the arrest of former advocate general Ashok Mohanty by the CBI for his alleged links with chit-fund firm Artha Tatwa Group chief Pradeep Sethy. On Monday, Mohanty was arrested by a team of CBI officials from his Cuttack residence over charges of misuse of his official position for personal benefit and misappropriation of funds of Artha Tatwa group.

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  18. India successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Agni-I missileRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Balasore : India today successfully test-fired its indigenously built nuclear capable Agni-I missile, which has a strike range of 700 km, from a test range off Odisha coast as part of a user trial by the Army. The surface-to-surface, single-stage missile, powered by solid propellants, was test-fired from a mobile launcher at about 11.11 hrs from launch pad-4 of the Integrated Test Range at Wheeler Island, about 100 km from here, Defence Research and Development Organisation spokesman Ravi Kumar Gupta said.

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  19. GM Ceo Mary Barra rolls out 1st LHD Chevrolet Beat for export from IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | India Auto News

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra today rolled out the first Left-Hand-Drive Chevrolet Beat for exports at the Indian manufacturing plant in Talegaon, Maharashtra. General Motors India will start exporting vehicles to Chile in South America later this year.

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  20. A Week After Floods, 71,178 People Still Marooned in OdishaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Outlook

    A week after floods caused by the Mahanadi river system, 71,178 persons remained marooned in 62 villages, even as the toll mounted to 47, official sources said.

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