— BJD President Naveen Patnaik declares Rita Sahu as BJD candidate for Bijepur Bypoll.
— PIL filed in Orissa HC seeking compensation for loss of properties during BJD’s hartal.
— MLA Pravat Biswal being shifted to SCB, Cuttack from Capital Hospital.
— Rs 60 lakh looted by miscreants from a Toll Gate staff in Balasore Dist.
— US Defence Secretary Gen James Mattis arrives in India, will hold crucial talks.
— Sports Ministry recommends PV Sindhu for Padma Bhushan.
— Eman Ahmed, world’s heaviest woman passes away in Abu Dhabi hospital.