Tuesday, Mar 28, 2023 | Last Update : 11:31 PM IST



A temple where Gandhi is worshipped and a Dalit is priest

Called Gandhi Mandir, this temple located in Odisha’s Sambalpur district, has become a favourite place of worship for people of all faiths

06 Oct 2020 11:46 AM

Engineering students ragged by seniors in Odisha's Sambalpur; probe ordered

After videos went viral, Skill Development and Technical Education Minister Premananda Nayak took cognizance of matter and ordered probe.

23 Aug 2019 1:48 PM

55-year-old man found beheaded outside his home in Odisha’s village

A police team is formed to search for the missing head, said police.

11 Jun 2019 12:56 PM

Government has taken steps to ensure central funds reach poor: Modi

He also announced a slew of measures for the welfare of farmers and fishermen, if the BJP was voted to power.

16 Apr 2019 4:05 PM

22-yr-old woman abducted, raped for 10 days at gunpoint Odisha's Sambalpur

Parents of victim did not complain to police out of fear, the rape survivor managed to escape from the clutches of the accused on July 30.

09 Aug 2018 5:20 PM


In record 30 days, Odisha court sentences five accused to life for raping 14-yr-old

On May 2, a 14-year-old girl from Sasan town in the district was gang-raped by six people including a minor.

03 Jun 2018 11:52 AM

Man chases wife inside Odisha court, stabs her to death with sword

A man in Sambalpur attacked his 18-year-old wife with a sword and killed her. He also injured his mother-in-law.

24 Apr 2018 12:11 PM

Odisha: Mob sets fire to police station after tribal man found dead in jail

While the police claimed that the man had committed suicide by using a bed sheet, his family members alleged that he was beaten to death.

09 Feb 2018 2:37 PM

Odisha: Couple held for faking theft, murder

The husband-wife duo was at odds with Ashok Singh, a Burla-based contractor.

04 Sep 2017 1:36 AM