Mayurbhanj district

Man held for trying to rape, set ablaze daughter-in-law in Odisha

Odisha Police on Saturday arrested a man for allegedly attempting to rape his daughter-in-law.

Jan 13, 2018, 22:35 PM IST

Widow gang-raped in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, three held

A widow was allegedly forcibly taken away from her house in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district and gang-raped, police said on Wednesday.

Aug 02, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Ten arrested for lynching woman, ASI suspended

Meanwhile, the woman who was lynched yesterday by a mob, has been identified as Basanti Mohanta (48) of village Anla of Mayurbhanj district, he said.

Jun 04, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

Monsoon to arrive in Odisha in a day or two

Monsoon is set to arrive in Odisha in a day or two as many areas received rains, and downpour was reported from one or two places over the north interior region of the state.

Jun 16, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

Cyclone Phailin: Focus now on providing relief, says Odisha CM

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said that his government`s focus has shifted from minimizing damage to ensuring that relief materials reach the victims in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin.

Oct 14, 2013, 09:38 AM IST