Bandh observed in Mayurbhanj demanding medical college

Normal life was affected in Mayurbhanj district due to a 24-hour bandh demanding establishment of a government medical college hospital in the district.

All bodies recovered in Hirakud boat tragedy

The toll in the Hirakud boat tragedy in Odisha`s Sambalpur district on Tuesday went up to 31 with recovery of the bodies of the three remaining missing persons.

NALCO project land losers threaten stir over demand for jobs

The land losers in the project for the setting up of the National Aluminium Company Ltd (Nalco) unit here have threatened to block the water supply to the PSU and damage its conveyor belt if their demand for jobs with the company is not fulfilled at the earliest.

Maoists torch three vehicles in Odisha

Maoists on Saturday set ablaze two tractors and an excavator at a road construction site in Odisha`s Rayagada district, police said.

Odisha registers 115 child rape cases within 59 days

At least 115 child rape cases have been registered in 59 days, the month of January and February this year, in Odisha, the state assembly was informed on Thursday.