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Dowry case: Ex-Odisha minister son`s bail hearing deferred

Last Updated: Thursday, April 04, 2013, 12:49

A local court once again deferred hearing of the bail petition of dowry torture accused Raja Shree Mohanty, the son of former minister Raghunath Mohanty.

Man arrested for killing mother over shoes in Odisha

Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 09:50

A young man in Rourkela, Sundergarh district, Odisha, killed his mother, allegedly because she refused him money to buy a pair of shoes, police said.

Two more rape cases reported in Odisha

Last Updated: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 13:19

Two more sexual assault incidents came to light at separate places in Odisha with a 21-year-old woman being gang-raped and a four-year-old girl raped.

Fourteen killed in Odisha during Holi celebrations

Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 12:24

At least 14 people were killed in separate accidents during Holi in Odisha, police said.

Minor gang-raped in child development project office

Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 12:00

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by two men inside a government office in Odisha`s Bhadrak district.

Odisha SCW won’t take up dowry case against ex-minister

Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 15:30

The Odisha State Commission for Women has ruled out taking up the dowry torture case slapped against former law minister Raghunath Mohanty.

Orissa HC orders eviction around Puri temple

Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 23:36

The Orissa HC today gave its stamp of approval to Shri Jagannath Temple Administration in demolishing all encroachments within 10 feet distance from the boundary wall of the 12th-century shrine to retain its majesty and splendour.

SC Jamir sworn-in as new Odisha Governor

Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 13:01

Veteran Congress leader and former governor of Maharashtra and Goa, Senayangba Chubatoshi Jamir, was sworn-in as the Governor of Odisha.

Raghav Rajan is Bitti Mohanty, confirms ‘innocent’ father

Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 20:32

Retired Odisha DGP BB Mohanty identified the photograph of Raghav Rajan who was arrested by the Kerala Police for impersonation and forgery, as that of Bitihotra Mohanty.

Dowry torture victim demands immediate arrest of Odisha leader

Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 19:51

The daughter-in-law of former Odisha law minister Raghunath Mohanty called for the immediate arrest of her husband and in-laws over allegations of torture for dowry.

Kin of anti-Posco activists refuse to take bodies

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 14:32

Three activists of anti-Posco brigade were killed on Saturday at Patana village while allegedly making explosives.

BSF jawans recover two live landmines in Odisha

Last Updated: Sunday, March 03, 2013, 13:23

Two live landmines were recovered by Border Security Force jawans during anti-Maoist operation in Odisha`s Koraput district, police said.