`Hardcore` Maoist, wife surrender in Odisha

A hardcore Maoist, carrying a reward of Rs four lakh on his head, and his wife on Tuesday surrendered before the police in Malkangiri district saying they were fed up with with mindless killings and other crimes by the rebels.

`Hardcore` Maoist, wife surrender in Odisha

A hardcore Maoist, carrying a reward of Rs four lakh on his head, and his wife on Tuesday surrendered before the police in Malkangiri district saying they were fed up with with mindless killings and other crimes by the rebels.

12 villages cut-off due to landslide in Odisha

Landslide in Odisha, triggered by heavy downpour, has cut-off about a dozen villages on the Bonda hills in Malkangiri from the district headquarters for the last four days, district officials said.

Maoists gun down two including village head in Malkangiri

Maoists Friday shot dead two persons, including a village head, suspecting them to be police informers in Odisha`s Malkangiri district.

BSF ADG visits Malkangiri, reviews Maoist situation

BSF Additional Director General B D Sharma Thursday said anti-Maoist operations will soon be intensified in Odisha`s Malkangiri district bordering Chhattisgarh and Telangana.

Maoists attack BSF camp in Odisha

Maoists attacked a BSF camp and triggered an explosion at Bhejangiwada in Malkangiri district, police said Thursday.

Heat wave conditions in Odisha, Talcher sizzles at 44 °C

Heat wave conditions prevailed in Odisha with the mercury on Tuesday touching 44 degree Celsius at Talcher and a dozen of places recording temperatures above 40 deg C with the number of alleged sunstroke deaths mounting to 24, official sources said.

Anti-Naxal ops: Two BSF men injured in Odisha landmine blast

Two BSF personnel were on Monday injured in a landmine blast carried out by suspected Naxals in the Malkangiri district of Odisha.

Maoists kill two more tribals in Odisha`s Malkangiri district

Maoists gunned down two persons suspecting them as police informers in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said Monday.

Maoist killed in Odisha gunfight

A Maoist rebel was killed in a gunfight with security forces in a forested area of Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said Sunday.

LWE menace: Odisha to focus on Maoist hit southern districts

The Odisha government has decided to improve road connectivity and take in Maoist-hit southern districts to contain the left wing extremists, who have been targeting civilians in certain pockets of these areas.

Maoist kill local leader in Odisha

Suspecting him to be a police informer, Maoists have killed a local leader in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said here on Monday.

Three killed as live wire falls in Malkangiri

At least three people were killed and one sustained critical injuries when an overhead live electric wire snapped and fell on them at a crowded weekly market in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said Monday.

Maoists blow up bridge in Odisha

Armed Maoists blew up a bridge on the river Poteru snapping road link between Kalimela and Padia in Malkangiri district.

Six tribals arrested for attacking police in Odisha

At least six tribals were arrested for allegedly attacking a police team when they raided an unauthorised cock-fight venue at Sialimal in Malkangiri district.

Maoists halt bus, inquire about presence of policemen

After torching two buses within a week in Odisha`s Malkangiri, Maoists stopped a public bus plying in the district to check whether security personnel were travelling in the vehicle.

Maoists kill 3 including village panchayat ward member in Odisha

Maoists gunned down three persons, including a village panchayat ward member abducted by them two days ago, in further bloodletting in Odisha`s Malkangiri district on Saturday.

Maoists kill two kidnapped villagers in Odisha

Maoists Saturday killed two of the six men they had abducted two days ago in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said.

Maoists kill elderly man in Odisha

Armed Maoists on Friday killed an elderly man in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said.

Maoists free villagers in Odisha

Four days after abducting them, Maoists freed two villagers, including a woman and son of a sarpanch, in Malkangiri district of Odisha.