Berhampur University authorities today urged the Odisha government for waiving the of examination fee of students affected by Phailin and subsequent floods that hit the state last month.
Villagers on Monday blocked the official convoy of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik who was on a visit to coastal areas of cyclone-hit Odisha to oversee relief work.
A woman and two teenagers were
found murdered on Tuesday in their house in Behrampur village,
National Human Right Commission (NHRC) has started an inquiry into alleged torture of a woman and her two sons at Matia Borei village in Orissa`s Ganjam district in March, last year.
Thousands of people
from far off places of Orissa and neighbouring AP
along with their babies thronged Tara Tarini temple, a famous
shakti shrine located on the bank of river Rushikulya, 35 km
Excise sleuths seized about three quintals of contraband ganja leaves and seeds and
arrested two persons in Orissa`s Ganjam district Friday.
Four people were killed
and two others critically injured when bombs they were making
went off at Domkol in Murshidabad district, the police said
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014