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O·dish·a

 (ô-dĭs′ə, -rĭs′-) Formerly O·ris·sa (ô-rĭs′ə)
A state of eastern India on the Bay of Bengal. Brought under British rule in 1803, Odisha became a constituent state of independent India in 1950. Bhubaneswar is the capital.

Odisha

(əˈdɪsə)
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(Placename) a state of E India, on the Bay of Bengal: part of the province of Bihar and Orissa (1912–36); enlarged by the addition of 25 native states in 1949. Capital: Bhubaneswar. Pop: 36 706 920 (2001). Area: 155 707 sq km (60 119 sq miles). Former name (until 2011): Orissa
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Summary: Kalahandi (Odisha) [India], Mar 12 (ANI): The Odisha police have seized 1,400 kilograms of cannabis, valued at around Rs 1 crore, from a Uttar Pradesh-bound truck in Kalahandi.
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Global Banking News-June 26, 2017--Asian Development Bank approves USD102m loan for skill development in Odisha, India
ODISHA -- The Odisha government has directed all district collectors and urban local bodies not to use the logo of the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) - meant to honour Mahatma Gandhi and his emphasis on cleanliness - in an improper manner in places like public toilets.
For this, the BJP has chosen Odisha as the next stop for its " Mission 2019" and will hold its key National Executive meeting on April 14 and 15 in Bhubaneswar.
Indian billionaire Gautam Adani plans to invest $2 billion to build a 2,500 megawatt power plant in Odisha state, which would raise group capacity by a quarter and boost supply in a country where a third of the population still goes without power.
Kolkata: The people of Odisha have resorted to a tit-for-tat approach against West Bengal government's diktats to stop exports of potatoes till the time supply stabilises in the local market.
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India, April 26 -- Jindal Stainless, a domestic stainless steel producer, has planned to double its Odisha plant capacity to 2 million tonnes (MT).
The 4-day affair will witness the unique culture, heritage, traditions, dance, melody, culinary delights, along with illustrious history and freedom struggle of Odisha under one spectrum.