Naveen Patnaik changes Bolangir nominee

Barely a month after election of senior BJD leader AU Singhdeo to Rajya Sabha, party supremo and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced his candidature from Bolangir Assembly seat.

Mar 20, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

BJP suspends 3 leaders, blames BJD for defeat in urban polls

The Odisha Unit of BJP has suspended three members of the party`s state executive for alleged indiscipline and indulging in anti-party activities.

Sep 28, 2013, 16:40 PM IST

Maoist ultra killed in encounter in Odisha

Security personnel Friday gunned down a Maoist ultra during an encounter with the rebels at a forested area under Khaprakhol police station in Odisha`s Bolangir district.

Sep 06, 2013, 22:48 PM IST

Four killed in stone quarry blast in Odisha

Four persons were killed when an explosion occurred at a stone quarry in Odisha`s Bolangir district, police said on Thursday.

Jun 06, 2013, 13:47 PM IST

Odisha: 5 people killed, 38 injured in bus mishap

At least five persons, including two women, were killed and 38 others injured when a bus carrying them dashed against a tree and caught fire in Odisha`s Bolangir district early today, police said.

May 23, 2013, 12:56 PM IST

Heatwave to continue for next 48 hours in Odisha: IMD

A 45-year-old farmer died of sunstroke as Odisha continued to reel under heatwave with the mercury level hovering around 40 degrees celsius in most of the places.

Apr 08, 2013, 22:22 PM IST

Animals sacrificed in Odisha despite govt ban

Tribal villagers sacrificed hundreds of animals, including roosters, goats, sheep and buffaloes, Tuesday in a village in Odisha as part of an annual religious ceremony despite a government ban on animal slaughter.

Jan 15, 2013, 14:57 PM IST

Maoists kill son of BJD leader

Barely three days after the killing of a former Naib Sarpanch in Malkangiri district, armed Maoists killed the son of a ruling BJD leader and block Chairman in Bolangir district early on Wednesday.

Jul 11, 2012, 17:04 PM IST

Thirty Dalit houses torched in Orissa

Over thirty thatched
houses belonging to dalits were set afire allegedly by upper
caste people at Lathore in Bolangir district, police said.

Jan 23, 2012, 22:22 PM IST

Couple charred to death in Bolangir district

A couple was charred to
death after their thatched house caught fire in Orissa`s
Bolangir district, police said Tuesday.

Mar 08, 2011, 13:48 PM IST