India Proposes UNSC Counter-Terror Panel Meet On Misuse Of New Technologies

Achievers news: Warning about the dire threat from terrorists exploiting emerging digital technologies, from cryptocurrencies and NFTs to 3D printing and artificial intelligence, New Delhi has proposed holding a meeting of the Security Council’s Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) in India to consider ways to tackle the danger comprehensively. Announcing the proposal on Monday at the Council, India’s Permanent Representative T.S. Tirumurti, who is the chair of the CTC, said: “The need for member states to comprehensively address and tackle the implications of terrorist exploitation of the digital technologies more strategically has…

Odisha Reports 8 New Covid Cases

Achievers News: A total of 8 new cases of COVID-19 were reported during the last 24 hours across the State, out of which 5 persons are in quarantine while 3 are local contacts. The number of active cases is 90. As per the data shared by the Information and Public Relations Department on Tuesday, as many as 11,537 samples were tested during the last 24 hours in the State. The State’s COVID-19 test positivity rate (TPR) stands at 0.06 percent. Below is the district-wise breakup of new cases in Odisha:…

Minor Girl Kills Self After Molestation In Keonjhar

Achievers news: A minor girl committed suicide by consuming poison after she was allegedly molested by one youth at Sarei village under Telkoi police limits in Keonjhar district. Reportedly, the 16-year-old girl had gone with her friend to a nearby stream to take bath on Monday. On the way, she was intercepted and allegedly molested by one Saroj Pradhan (22). The alleged incident was witnessed by some locals. Fearing social stigma, the girl consumed poison after returning home. Family members rushed her to a nearby hospital in Khamar of Angul…

Anubhav Dares Varsha To Go Through Lie Detection, Medical Test

Achievers News: Even after Ollywood actress Varsha Priyadarshini filed a police complaint against her husband, actor-turned-politician, Anubhav Mohanty alleging he is assassinating her character by making videos viral on social media, the latter has released another video. In the third video released by Anubhav in a span of six days, he produced the copies of the court proceedings. He said that Varsha has forced her to take the help of social media to narrate his ordeal. He said that he will, if necessary, move to Supreme Court to bring forth…

Kanika Kapoor Ties Knot With NRI Businessman Gautam Hathiramani

Achievers News:  Popular Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor has tied the knot with London- based businessman Gautam Hathiramani on May 20. The pictures from their wedding are going viral on social media. In the pictures, Kanika is seen wearing a pastel colour lehenga while Gautam complemented the bride with the pastel colour sherwani with a turban. For her special day, the ‘Baby Doll’ fame looked stunning in pastel pink heavy embroidered lehenga paired with choker necklace, mangtika and bangles. Earlier Kanika has shared pictures from their Mehendi ceremony on her Instagram…

Assam Flood: Toll Rises To 24; Marginal Improvement In Situation

Achievers News: Six more persons died in Assam on Sunday due to flood, taking the overall death toll to 24, even as the flood situation witnessed some marginal improvement, officials said. Over 7.19 lakh people have been affected in 22 of the state’s 34 districts. Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials said that the fresh deaths were reported from Nagaon (4), Cachar and Hojai districts. Of the 24 deaths, 19 died in floods and five in landslides in different districts. An ASDMA release said 7,19,425 people, including 1,41,050,children, of 2,095…

Pramod Bhagat Bags 2 Gold At Bahrain Para Badminton Int’l

Achievers News: Ace Para Badminton player from Odisha, Pramod Bhagat won golds in men’s singles and mixed doubles (with partner Manisha Ramdass) at the Bahrain Para Badminton International in Manama on Saturday. Bhagat’s state-mate Deep Ranjan Bisoyee secured men’s doubles bronze medal with Md Arwaz Ansari as his partner. Bhagat received a walkover from arch-rival Daniel Bethell of England in the men’s singles SL3 final, while he paired up with Manisha Ramdass to outwit Thailand’s Siripong Teamarrom and Saensupa Nipada 21-14, 21-11 in the summit clash of mixed doubles SL3-SU5 class.…

Odisha Reports 7 New Covid Cases

Achievers News: A total of 7 new cases of COVID-19 were reported during the last 24 hours across the State, out of which 4 persons are in quarantine while 3 are local contacts. The number of active cases is 95. As per the data shared by the Information and Public Relations Department on Monday, as many as 12,549 samples were tested during the last 24 hours in the State. The State’s COVID-19 test positivity rate (TPR) stands at 0.05 percent. Below is the district-wise breakup of new cases in Odisha:…

Varsha Files Complaint Against Husband Anubhav

Achievers News: Ollywood actress Varsha Priyadarshini on Sunday filed a police complaint against her husband, actor-turned-politician, Anubhav Mohanty at Purighat police station in Cuttack. The actress alleged that Anubhav is assassinating her character by making videos viral on social media. Through baseless stories, he is snatching her right to live with dignity in society. Anubhav had uploaded two videos on social media sharing his relationship with Varsha. In the first video, he said that his life and the future of his family went dark because of love. In the second video,…

Tickets For India-South Africa T20 To Be Sold On June 9-10

Achievers News: The tickets for India-South Africa T20 at Barabati Stadium will be sold on June 9 and 10, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) informed today. The OCA finalised the modalities for ticket sale at a meeting in Cuttack on Friday. The T20 between India and South Africa has been scheduled on June 12. Below are the ticket rates: Gallery No-1, 3 & 5: Rs 900 including 18% GST Gallery No-2, & 4: Rs 700 including 18% GST Special Enclosure: Rs 5000 including 18% GST New Pavilion: Rs 8000 including 18% GST…