Nation First News: Dear Readers! Here are the Evening News Headlines on Odisha, India and World by Nation First News.
—- Flights from Jharsuguda Airport to Bhubaneswar, Raipur from June 5 : Ministry of Civil Aviation.
—- Surya Patro to be elected Odisha Assembly Speaker tomorrow.
—- 1st big decision by Modi Govt 2.0: Change in ‘Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme’ for martyrs’ kid under the National Defence Fund.
—- Rates of Scholarship have been increased from Rs 2,000 to Rs 2,500 per month for Boys & from Rs 2,250 to Rs 3,000 per month for Girls.
—- Ambit of the Scholarship Scheme is extended to the wards of State Police officials who are/were martyred during terror/naxal attacks. The quota of new scholarships for wards of state police officials will be 500 in a year.
—- Sources: Parliament session for budget to be held from 17th June to 26th July.
—- Nation’s economy grows at 6.8% in 2018-19; the FY19 sees a dip in GDP growth rate to 5.8% in last quarter from 8% in first quarter: NSO.
—- India’s unemployment rate rises to 6.1% in 2017-18, highest in 45 years. GDP Growth slips to a five-year low of 5.8% in Q4.
—- Modi chairs the first Union Cabinet meeting of his second term.
—- Modi keeps promise, creates Jal Shakti Ministry.
—- IMD Earthquake: An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck Mindanao, #Philippines at 3:42 pm today.
—- ICC World Cup 2019: West Indies beat Pakistan by 7 wickets at Nottingham; Pakistan bundled out for 105 in 21. 4 overs in their opening match against West Indies.