Afternoon News Headlines (May 8, 2017)
— Odisha CM seeks inclusion of Kalahandi, Sonepur, Boudh, Angul in the list of Maoist-infested districts in Odisha.
— Odisha Cabinet to meet on May 11 to discuss VAT, GST.
— BJD Heavy weight from Badachana, Amar Nayak to join BJP along with 10,000 supporters in presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
— 11.143 acres of encroached land in Puri Swargadwar returned to Sri Jagannath’s account. 2.448 acres of land returned to Govt.
— First phase meeting between Rahul Gandhi & #Odisha Congress leaders, ends. Strategy to strengthen the party was discussed.
— Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav expels 5 Samajwadi Party men, including Shivpal loyalists.
— Supreme Court says ban on sale & registration of BS-III vehicles not applicable to equipment used for farming & construction.
— Kapil Mishra hands over ‘evidence’ to Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), Satyendra Jain to take lie detector tests.
— Baahubali 2 box office collection: First Indian film to gross Rs 1000 cr worldwide.
— Leader of ISIS Branch in Afghanistan Abdul Hasib killed in Special Forces Raid.
— India’s Champions Trophy 2017 squad announced: Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar, Rohit, Rahane, MSD (WK), Yuvraj, Kedar, Hardik, Ashwin, Jadeja, Shami, Umesh, Bhuvi, Bumrah & Manish. Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami return.
By KalingaTV News Network – http://kalingatv.com/