– Death toll due to explosion at cracker unit in Balasore dist rises to 8.
– Condition of Jaga, one of the conjoined twins of Kandhamal is not well.
– Dharmendra Pradhan writes to HM Rajnath Singh to instruct CB officials to conduct free & fair probe into deaths of two youths in Jajpur dist.
– 255 houses in NALCO Nagar in Bhubaneswar to get PNG connection this month.
– J&K: Police Officer shot dead by terrorists at his residence in Tral.
– Govt announces Re 1 per call for outgoing calls for soldiers on digital satellite phone.
– Uttar Pradesh: Diwali celebrations underway at banks of Saryu river in Ayodhya.