Nation First News: Dear Readers! Here are the Afternoon News Headlines on Odisha, India and World by Nation First News.
—– State Parliamentary Affairs Minister Bikram Keshari Arukh proposes the name of Digapahandi MLA Surjya Narayana Patro for the post of Odisha Assembly Speaker.
—– “Kalpana Das’s post mortem conducted today at Kathmandu; her passport has been cancelled & a death certificate will be issued.
—– Reporter of a reputed Odia daily Pratap Patra. attacked in Balasore, hospitalized.
—– Odisha CM congratulates Pradhan, Sarangi for ministerial berth at Centre.
—– Team Poland, Team Russia arrives at Bhubaneswar Airport in view of FIH Hockey Finals.
—– After Orangutan, Nandankanan Zoo loses a Nilgiri Langur.
—– Cabinet portfolios announced. Rajnath Singh appointed as the Minister of Defence, Amit Shah gets Home.
—– Dharmendra Pradhan retains Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry and gets Steel Ministry too; Pratap Sarangi gets MSME & Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries.
—– Nirmala Sitharaman takes charge as Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs.
—– Piyush Goayal appointed as the Minister of Railways and Minister of Commerce and Industry; Dr. Harsh Vardhan has been appointed as Minister of Health and Family Welfare.
—– India Meteorological Department: Rainfall over the country as a whole for the 2019 southwest monsoon season (June to September) is most likely to be normal.
—– Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway in Marwah area of Kishtwar, two policemen injured.
—– Flight Lieutenant Mohana Singh has become the first woman fighter pilot to be qualified to undertake missions by day on Hawk advanced jet aircraft.
—– ICC World Cup 2019: Pakistan to clash with West Indies today.