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Odisha

Road accident in Odisha kills five, injures two

The mishap took place on NH 26 when the family was returning home at Khuseiguda village and the truck hit their car, killing five.

22 May 2019 1:25 PM

'My sister is blackmailing me for Rs 25 lakh', says sprinter Dutee Chand

Dutee's elder sister Saraswati Chand on Monday, told that the sprinter's partner "pressurised and blackmailed" her for wealth and property.

21 May 2019 8:24 PM

Dutee Chand being blackmailed into marriage by her partner, says her elder sister

Dutee, the 100m record holder, recently came out of the closet and revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship.

21 May 2019 1:36 PM

BJD will play a prominent role in govt formation at Centre: BJD spokesperson

Sasmit Patra is confident that BJD will form the govt for the 5th consecutive time in Odisha.

20 May 2019 9:03 AM

Cyclone Fani: CM Patnaik announces Rs 100 cr package for street vendors, farmers

The death toll in the state due to cyclone Fani touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39.

19 May 2019 9:33 AM

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Fani devastation: Pilgrims, tourists to miss milk-made sweet dishes

According to state government’s official sources, 2571 livestock (cows, buffaloes and bullock); 2803 goat and sheep have been killed in Fani.

19 May 2019 4:34 AM

Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda awarded life term

Panda’s counsel Deepak Patnaik said police had levelled several false cases against him following his arrest in 2014.

19 May 2019 2:45 AM

Desperate times: Man turns toilet into home after cyclone Fani razes house to ground

The toilet was allotted to him under the Centre's flagship programme, Swachh Bharat Mission.

18 May 2019 2:36 PM

Maoists set vehicle on fire, releases poster to oppose road construction in Odisha

The red rebels set ablaze five tractors and some machines used in the work, police said.

15 May 2019 3:56 PM

Odisha: Bride rejects drunk groom, walks out of wedding

The groom, Surendra from Nakatideula village, meanwhile was so drunk that he lost his balance while reaching the ‘mandap’.

15 May 2019 6:06 AM

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DRDO successfully conducts flight test of ABHYAS drone

The trial was tracked by various radars and electro-optic systems.

14 May 2019 12:01 PM

Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 64 in Odisha

Puri was followed by Khordha (9), Cuttack (6), Jajpur (4), Mayurbhanj (4) and Kendrapada (3) in the casualty list.

13 May 2019 9:42 AM

After Cyclone Fani, Naveen Patnaik demands special status for Odisha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 1,000 crore assistance for Odisha and he also did an ariel survey of cyclone ravaged area.

13 May 2019 5:15 AM

Bhubaneswar Rajdhani catches fire, no casualties

The power car was disconnected from the rest of the train and the overhead electric wires were switched off for safety reasons.

12 May 2019 5:04 AM

Fire breaks out in New Delhi-Bhubhaneswar Rajdhani express; no casualties reported

The escort party on the train and the on-duty guard noticed the fire and informed all concerned authorities and the fire brigade.

11 May 2019 6:51 PM

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Cyclone Fani: Death toll rises to 43 in Odisha

Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state.

11 May 2019 4:04 PM

After Cyclone Fani, no water, electricity for 8 days; protests rock Odisha

Protesters tried to attack an office of Central Electricity Supply Utility, forcing employees to lock themselves inside.

11 May 2019 8:39 AM

BJD-BJP bonhomie: Setback fear makes strange bedfellows

The BJP and BJD had entered into a coalition in 1998 and fought together against the Congress till 2009 when both the parties parted ways.

10 May 2019 6:44 AM

Fani-hit Odisha struggles to restore power

In capital city Bhubaneswar, though around 10 per cent of mobile towers were damaged, net services stands completely disrupted till date.

10 May 2019 2:01 AM

Puri temple suffers loss of Rs 5.1 cr in cyclone Fani

“I have asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to undertake repair works in the temple,” said Mr Mohapatra.

09 May 2019 2:29 AM

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