Bargarh

Rains bring relief to scorched Odisha

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to pound several areas of Odisha in the next 24 hours.

Jun 11, 2017, 20:05 PM IST

Mahanadi row: BJD calls for a 4-hour 'Hartal' in 4 districts

The hartal will be observed for four hours from 6 am till 10 am tomorrow morning in the districts of Sambalpur, Bargarh, Jharsuguda and Sonepur. 

Jun 09, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

BJD opposes Chhattisgarh's barrage on Mahanadi

 Biju Janata Dal (BJD) members on Wednesday demanded that the central government should take steps to stop construction of a barrage by BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh government on the Mahanadi river, and said the state of Odisha is "shocked" by the development.

Jul 20, 2016, 19:15 PM IST
BJD members stone Textile Minister Santosh Gangwar’s car in Odisha, MLA arrested

BJD members stone Textile Minister Santosh Gangwar’s car in Odisha, MLA arrested

Several Biju Janata Dal (BJD) workers on Friday pelted stones at Union Minister of State for Textiles Santosh Gangwar's car in Bargarh.

Jun 24, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

Odisha: Dairy owner spill milk down the drain to protest against OMFED in Bargarh

Dairy owner spilled the milk on the roads in Bargarh, Odisha to show their protest.

May 14, 2016, 17:14 PM IST

After 4 Iraqis vanish, police scanner on 3 Iranians

 A day after four suspected terrorists, claiming to be natives of Iraq, went missing, Odisha police on Wednesday verified the purpose of visit of three Iranians at Bargarh, police said.

Jan 27, 2016, 23:18 PM IST

Rain alert in four Odisha districts, 423 houses damaged

With IMD predicting heavy precipitation in interior and northern Odisha, the state government on Monday issued alerts in four districts as pounding rain left 423 houses damaged in Malkangiri district and affected road connection at many places.

Jun 22, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Six get 10-year jail term in Odisha gang-rape case

A court in Odisha has sentenced six people to 10 years in prison for kidnapping and raping a Dalit woman in Bargarh district nearly six years ago, a lawyer said on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 10:27 AM IST

Republic Day sweets render 35 Odisha students ill

As many as 35 students of an Odisha school had to be hospitalised as they fell ill after eating contaminated sweets on the occasion of 66th Republic Day celebrations.

Jan 26, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

Fake certificate racket busted in Odisha

Odisha Police Monday busted a fake educational certificate racket and arrested the main accused and two students, an official said.

Jun 23, 2014, 21:12 PM IST

Eight killed, two missing as storm hits Odisha

At least eight persons were killed and two others missing in separate incidents of boat capsize and other mishaps when a severe nor`wester hit Jharsuguda and Bargarh districts of western Odisha early on Sunday.

Jun 01, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

Fake currency racket unearthed, four held

Four persons were arrested on charge of printing and circulating counterfeit currency notes in Odisha`s Bargarh district, police said here on Sunday.

Mar 24, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Fake note printing unit busted in Odisha

Police have busted a counterfeit currency notes-printing unit in Odisha`s Bargarh district and arrested three people for circulating the notes.

Feb 02, 2013, 12:38 PM IST

Forest guard killed by Maoists in Bargarh

A forest guard was
shot dead by suspected Maoists in Buden area of Orissa`s
Bargarh district early today, police said.

Sep 19, 2011, 14:14 PM IST