The carcass of a female elephant was spotted by forest personnel in Odisha's Keonjhar district today, officials said.
With Baitarani River in Odisha`s Keonjhar district flowing above the danger mark, the Ministry of Water Resources today issued a "high flood situation" warning.
An estimated 80 percent voter turnout was recorded in nine booths under three parliamentary constituencies in Odisha where repolling was held on Friday, official sources said.
A minor boy allegedly killed three persons, including a brick kiln owner, using an axe and seriously injured another in Odisha`s Keonjhar district, police said on Thursday.
A woman teacher was suspended in Odisha for calling a minor girl a witch and sending her back from the school, an official said Monday.
A 10-year-old tribal boy allegedly committed suicide in Odisha`s Keonjhar district when his mother asked him to go to school.
Despite furore over Delhi gang-rape case, two new cases of the crime have been reported in Odisha involving a 19-year-old girl from Bhubaneswar and a 24-year-old woman from Keonjhar district.
A CRPF constable working as a driver in the paramilitary force, committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver in Odisha`s Keonjhar district on Saturday, police said.
Two Maoists, one of them a woman wing commander of the the local unit of CPI-M, surrendered in Odisha`s Keonjhar district, police said.
Four armed cadres of Communist Party of India- Maoists (CPI-M) carrying cash rewards, surrendered before the local police.
The truck owners are opposed to the transportation of minerals from the district through trains alleging that their livelihood is at stake.
A former sarpanch was killed in a dispute over excavation of sand from the river bed in Odisha`s Keonjhar district Monday.
A local court has sentenced a man to death for killing three members of a family at a village in Odisha`s Keonjhar district.
A case was registered
against ruling BJD MLA Subarna Nayak for allegedly slapping and misbehaving with a woman home guard.
Two goods trains collided in
Orissa`s Keonjhar district in the wee hours today, leaving one
person dead and four others seriously injured.
Maoist cadres operating in Orissa threatened family members of security officials to prevent them from taking action against the ultras.
Three hardcore Maoists,
involved in several offences including attack on securitymen, surrendered before the police along with weapons in Orissa`s Keonjhar district Friday.
Three people were arrested Sunday for illegal mining in Orissa`s mineral-rich Keonjhar district.
The vigilance department has
filed a charge sheet against two mine owners and 21 others in
the multi-crore Orissa mining scam.
Maoists, who have presence in more then half of Orissa, blew up an ambulance in communally-sensitive Kandhamal district Nov 27.
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