Uproar in Odisha Assembly over murder of RTI activist

The Odisha Assembly on Saturday witnessed pandemonium with Opposition Congress demanding a statement from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on the alleged killing of RTI activist Krupasindhu Sahu at Niali in Cuttack district.

Man arrested for raping deaf and dumb girl in Odisha

A man was arrested in Odisha`s Cuttack district for allegedly attempting to kill a deaf and dumb girl after raping her, police said.

Houses torched in Athagarh political violence

At least 11 houses were set on fire following a clash between ruling BJD and opposition Congress activists in Athagarh of Cuttack district.