Compensation announced for Odisha bus accident victims

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced compensation of Rs.2 lakh each for the families of those who died in a bus accident in Deogarh district and free medical treatment for the injured.

Apr 18, 2016, 15:38 PM IST

25 killed as bus falls into gorge in Odisha

 At least 25 people were killed when a bus carrying over 40 artistes of an opera team fell down a 300-feet gorge in Odisha's Deogarh district on Sunday evening, police said. The toll could go up, rescuers said.

Apr 18, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

Know the significance of 12 Jyotirlinga shrines of Lord Shiva

Worship of shivalinga is considered the prime worship for the devotees of Lord shiva. Know about 12 Jyotirlinga shrines of Lord Shiva.

Aug 31, 2015, 10:34 AM IST

Jharkhand: Cong MLA demands revocation of suspension of officials

 Congress MLA Badal on Tuesday demanded revocation of suspension of officials following the August 10 stampede in the temple town of Deogarh, which had claimed ten lives.

Aug 25, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

No special darshan at Baidyanath Temple during Shravani Mela

 Jharkhand government on Wednesday issued an order banning 'special darshan' at Baidyanath temple in Deogarh district till the end of month-long 'Shravani Mela', two days after ten devotees were killed in a stampede in the temple town.

Aug 12, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

Deogarh Deputy Commissioner, SP suspended after temple stampede kills 50

Jharkhand CM Raghuvar Das on Monday suspended Deoghar Deputy Commissioner and SP following the stampede that killed eleven people.

Aug 10, 2015, 21:07 PM IST
11 dead, 50 injured in stampede at Baidyanath Temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh

11 dead, 50 injured in stampede at Baidyanath Temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh

At least 11 people lost their lives and 50 others were injured when a stampede occurred at a temple in Jharkhand's Deogarh district early on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 07:07 AM IST

Tanker collides with bus carrying pilgrims in Bihar, 12 dead

Tragedy struck on Monday when a tanker collided with a bus carrying kanwariyas in Bihar`s Aurangabad, killing 12 including five women and injuring several others.

Jul 29, 2014, 08:58 AM IST

Giriraj`s anticipatory bail rejected by Deogarh court

The anticipatory bail application of Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh, who is facing charges for his alleged hate speeches, was rejected by a court.

May 03, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Model Code violation case against Modi in Jharkhand

A case of violation of Model Code of Conduct was registered against BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and party`s Godda Lok Sabha candidate Nishikant Dubey in the district.

Apr 07, 2014, 21:29 PM IST

AJSU district head, his driver lynched

Two persons, including the AJSU party`s Deogarh dist president Mukesh Kumar Singh, were today lynched by a group of villagers in Deogarh district`s Rohini village after an altercation broke out between them, the police said here.

Aug 27, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

`Dead` student walks back home

A youth thought to be murdered earlier this month walked back home in Odisha`s Deogarh district.

Jul 26, 2013, 14:20 PM IST