Afternoon News Headlines (May 18, 2017)
— Puri District Kinnar Sangha holds demonstrations at Sub Collector’s office, seeking fulfilment of their basic needs.
— Six Wheels of 3 Chariots of the Deities completed today as per Rath Yatra rituals on the eve of Shreekshetra Bhaunri.
— Titlagarh Utkal Gramya Bank in Balangir district under WannaCry attack.
— Special GST Session of Odisha Assembly begins.
— National Flag will fly half-mast on all govt buildings of all state capitals as mark of respect to Anil Madhav Dave; Harsh Vardhan to hold additional charge of Environment Ministry.
— Online restaurant guide and food ordering app Zomato hacked, 17 million user records stolen.
— Centre grants Rs. 11 crore to Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology (IIEST), Shibpur for homeopathy research.
— 14th GST Council meet begins in Srinagar with one minute silence for late Union Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave.
— Indian Navy Mt.Everest Expedition team sets out to scale the summit in the wee hours.
— West Bengal: At least 3 dead, one missing after a boat capsized in river Ganga.
— Chris Cornell, Audioslave and Soundgarden singer passes away aged 52.
By KalingaTV News Network – http://kalingatv.com/