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Odisha: 200 locals set police station on fire over custodial death of prisoner

Odisha: 200 locals set police station on fire over custodial death of prisoner

Locals in Sambalpur in Odisha vandalised the Ainthapali Police Station and set it on fire after the death of an accused in jail. The accused who died in jail was behind bars in connection with

Feb 09, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
WATCH: Woman throws eggs at Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

WATCH: Woman throws eggs at Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

A woman in Odisha threw eggs on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik while he was attending an event. The event was taking place in the city of Balasore.

Jan 31, 2018, 20:34 PM IST
'Shocked,' says suspended BJD MP Bijayant Panda after party seeks his resignation from Lok Sabha

'Shocked,' says suspended BJD MP Bijayant Panda after party seeks his resignation from Lok Sabha

'Shocked' over allegations of drawing a salary as the vice-chairman of a mining company, suspended Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Bijayant Panda termed the allegations against him as "utterly false".

Jan 27, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
BJD suspends Baijayant Jay Panda for 'anti-party activities'

BJD suspends Baijayant Jay Panda for 'anti-party activities'

Jay Panda is a member of the Lok Sabha representing the Kendrapara constituency.  

Jan 24, 2018, 21:24 PM IST
Odisha gang-rape case: Protests intensify across state after victim commits suicide

Odisha gang-rape case: Protests intensify across state after victim commits suicide

The minor victim was allegedly raped by four men in uniform in October last year 

Jan 24, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Woman, her son drown while taking selfie in Odisha

Woman, her son drown while taking selfie in Odisha

A 30-year-old woman and her five-year-old son drowned in a river in Odisha's Rayagada district during a selfie session, police said on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
This Odisha man rescued over 5,000 snakes - See pics

This Odisha man rescued over 5,000 snakes - See pics

This Odisha man has rescued more than 5,000 snakes till now.

Jan 14, 2018, 10:59 AM IST
Odisha man carves out 8-km road, connects his village to city

Odisha man carves out 8-km road, connects his village to city

A man in Odisha carved out an eight-kilometre road from a mountain to connect his village to a city.

Jan 14, 2018, 09:10 AM IST

Man held for trying to rape, set ablaze daughter-in-law in Odisha

Odisha Police on Saturday arrested a man for allegedly attempting to rape his daughter-in-law.

Jan 13, 2018, 22:35 PM IST
Odisha: Three arrested for allegedly posting derogatory remarks against a BJP leader

Odisha: Three arrested for allegedly posting derogatory remarks against a BJP leader

Three youngsters have been arrested in Odisha's Jajpur district for allegedly posting derogatory remarks against a BJP leader on social media.

Jan 08, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
Odisha police to go digital from January 1, 2018

Odisha police to go digital from January 1, 2018

The Odisha police is all set to go digital from January 1, 2018 with computerisation of police station work under the Criminal Tracking and Networking System (CCTNS), a top police officer said.

Dec 30, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Yearender 2017: Political heat, strained Centre-state relations marked 2017 in Odisha

Yearender 2017: Political heat, strained Centre-state relations marked 2017 in Odisha

Political heat, strained Centre-state relations, farmer suicides and the Mahanadi river water row marked the year 2017 in Odisha.

Dec 29, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Twelve Maoists arrested in Odisha's Malkangiri district

Twelve Maoists have been arrested in Odisha's Malkangiri district.

Dec 27, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
Simple living, high thinking: Naveen Patnaik's prescription to Odisha BJD workers

Simple living, high thinking: Naveen Patnaik's prescription to Odisha BJD workers

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday urged his party workers to adopt simplicity and serve people, who were the "ultimate masters" in a democracy.

Dec 26, 2017, 18:17 PM IST

Odia Language Commission gets Odisha cabinet nod

The Odisha Cabinet on Tuesday decided to set up a Heritage Cabinet and Odia Language Commission to preserve the culture, heritage, language and literature of the state.

Dec 26, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Dharmendra Pradhan ridicules Patnaik's statement on regional parties' coordination

Dharmendra Pradhan ridicules Patnaik's statement on regional parties' coordination

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday ridiculed Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's statement on coordination between regional parties.

Dec 26, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
3-year-old who fell into open pit in Odisha, rescued after 8 hours

3-year-old who fell into open pit in Odisha, rescued after 8 hours

A three-year-old girl, who had fallen into an open pit, was on Tuesday rescued after eight long hours.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Three-year-old girl rescued from borewell in Odisha

A three-year-old girl, who accidentally fell into a borewell in Angul district, was taken out alive on Monday.

Dec 26, 2017, 00:47 AM IST

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Naveen Patnaik greeted Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday.

Dec 25, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Cyclonic rain damages over 33 percent crops in three Odisha districts

Cyclonic rain damages over 33 percent crops in three Odisha districts

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has sanctioned over Rs 770 lakh for revival of 529 lift irrigation projects 

Dec 23, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

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