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Probe begins into Odisha student`s suicide

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 11:42

A probe has been initiated into the suicide of a tribal woman student a week ago in Odisha`s Gajapati district after she did not get her stipend released from the authorities for more than a year, an official said Wednesday.

Govt transfers collector following student`s death

Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 01:31

Amid criticism over suicide of a tribal nursing student at R Udayagiri in Gajapati due to alleged delay in getting stipend for her study, Odisha Government today transferred the district Collector, official sources said.

Bank officer arrested for duping traders in Odisha

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 12:06

A private bank executive officer was arrested on the charge of duping several traders of Paralakhemundi in Gajapati district of nearly Rs 52 lakh, police said Tuesday.

Two more medical colleges to come up in Odisha

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:44

The Odisha government said two more medical colleges would be set up in PPP mode in tribal-dominated Rayagada and Gajapati districts.

Three persons killed, injured in lightning strike in Odisha

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 13:08

Three persons, including a woman, were killed and four injured when lightning hit them at a village in Odisha`s Gajapati district, police said Thursday.

Puri Rath yatra: Temple to ban chariot-climbing, touching idol

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 22:56

Ahead of the ensuing annual Rath Yatra festival, the Jagannath Temple managing committee on Monday asked the Odisha government to stop the practice of devotees climbing atop chariots and touching the Lord.

Three Maoist women arrested in Odisha

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 15:30

Police have arrested three Maoist women from a camp in Odisha`s Gajapati District, and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition from them.

Shankaracharya, King to be allowed on Jagannath`s Rath

Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 22:44

Only the Shankaracharya of Puri Govardhan Peeth, Gajapati King of Puri and `Palia Sevayats`, can climb chariots of Lord Jagnnath during the annual Rath Yatra.

Joint survey begins for Bansadhara river project

Last Updated: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 14:30

Engineers from Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and the Central Water Commission (CWC) have started a survey to study the impact of the proposed Katragadda project over the river Bansadhara in Gajapati district.

Odisha intensifies operation to nab top Maoist

Last Updated: Friday, November 16, 2012, 12:45

Odisha Police have intensified their operation to nab the state`s most wanted Maoist Sabyasachi Panda, two days after gunning down five of his alleged supporters in Gajapati district, officials said.

Five Maoists killed in encounter in Odisha

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 14:46

Five Maoists were killed in a fierce encounter with security forces in a forest on the border of Odisha`s Ganjam and Gajapati districts on Wednesday.

Berhampur: 4 dead after drinking `toddy`

Last Updated: Friday, March 16, 2012, 00:04

While one of them died at the medical centre at Mohana, three others succumbed on way to the hospital.