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Odisha

Treated as ‘furniture’ in BJP: 2 Odisha MLAs resign from party

Former Union Minister and Odisha MLA Dilip Roy, and senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra resigned from BJP on Friday.

30 Nov 2018 4:16 PM

BJD counters dip in Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik’s popularity

Naveen being projected as a promoter of clean netas, babus, social activists.

27 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

7 die after bus falls off bridge in Cuttack

Rescue teams have reached the accident spot and rescue operation is underway.

20 Nov 2018 9:24 PM

Tension grips Odisha after 10 chopped palms recovered in Jajpur area

Police had found five pairs of chopped palms, which were preserved in a medical box in a club near the site, police said.

19 Nov 2018 9:44 AM

Ahead of 2019 test, Odisha Congress battles against crisis of confidence

Factionalism, exodus of disgruntled veteran leaders is helping BJP make inroads into grand old party’s bastions.

12 Nov 2018 12:10 AM

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Odisha: Woman chops off youth’s genitals after tiff over phone

According reports, the victim Rajendra Nayak hailing from Jharabeda village in Ghatagaon in Keonjhar district works in private company in Chennai.

09 Nov 2018 6:49 AM

Odisha fast turning into graveyard for elephants

Manmade disasters coupled with the state governments inaction have rendered the state a deadly graveyard for the elephants.

05 Nov 2018 4:55 AM

Centre to examine allegation of low quality steel: Minister

National Steel Policy 2017 is aimed at achieving 300 million tonnes steel production by 2030-31.

03 Nov 2018 11:48 AM

Odisha’s scheme far better than Centre’s, says Naveen Patnaik

The Union minister Mr Pradhan said the CM was misleading the people Odisha by giving false advertisement about the benefits of the scheme.

01 Nov 2018 6:30 AM

Odisha: Congress MLA to resign over Kunduli gangrape, suicide

A minor girl had alleged she was gangraped by 4 people in uniform, but police had ruled out rape. She subsequently committed suicide.

30 Oct 2018 3:48 PM

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Odisha: Father fails to give bullet for dowry, woman gets triple talaq

The incident took place at Balisahi village under Aul block in Kendrapara district.

30 Oct 2018 5:58 AM

Sagging live wire electrocutes seven elephants in Odisha forest

The carcasses of 7 pachyderms, including a tusker and 5 females, were spotted by villagers who informed forest officials.

27 Oct 2018 2:07 PM

HAL contractors’ residences raided

The three arrested contractors had received `5 crore from HAL between January and August, 2018, sources added.

26 Oct 2018 6:42 AM

Delhi journalist arrested after apology for remarks on Konark temple

Mitra had posted a video on his Twitter handle where he 'criticised Odisha, its people, Lord Jagannath, Konark temple and Odisha lawmakers.'

24 Oct 2018 12:09 PM

Odisha: Two held for sacrificing 9-yr-old boy to appease Goddess Durga

The minor was sacrificed by his uncle, Kunja Rana who is a sorcerer, and his cousin brother Sambhaban Rana, a believer of black magic.

21 Oct 2018 10:22 AM

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Cyclone Titli: Death toll rises to 57, at least 10 still missing in Odisha

2,73,425 hectares of crops have been damaged in Odisha. 60,11,000  people in 8125 villages have been affected and 57,131 houses damaged.

19 Oct 2018 11:46 AM

25-yr-old woman held captive, gangraped in Odisha's Puri for 10 days

During interrogation, it was revealed that the woman was brought to Odisha by another woman on pretext of securing job for her a year ago.

19 Oct 2018 10:42 AM

Amidst cyclone Titli, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik cancels birthday celebration

The death toll in cyclone Titli, which made a landfall on October 11, and the subsequent flood in Odisha has risen to 27.

16 Oct 2018 11:29 AM

After cyclone, Odisha couples rush to name newborns 'Titli'

However, this is not the first occasion when the people of Odisha have named children after a cyclone.

13 Oct 2018 2:40 PM

Cyclone Titli: 12 more feared dead, four missing after landslide in Odisha

The incident occurred when some villagers took shelter in a cave structure following very heavy rainfall on Friday evening.

13 Oct 2018 2:09 PM

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