Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 19:01
There is spurt in crimes against women with the Odisha Police registering as many as 1,832 rape cases in 2013 against 1,458 such cases during 2012, according to a white paper of the state Home Department.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 14:08
In a case of dishonour killing, a 20-year-old girl and her 22-year-old boyfriend were killed allegedly by her brothers here on Sunday just hours before she was to be married off to the man chosen by her family.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 13:34
A senior police officer of a police station in Odisha`s Kendrapara district has been accused of sending lewd SMS to a woman staff.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 20:57
A school student, missing for the past one month, is suspected to have been kidnapped in the Maoist-hit Kandhamal district, police said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 11:48
Five persons, including a woman teacher and her father, were arrested in Odisha`s Kandhamal district on Monday on charges of forging their caste certificates and getting government benefits.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 21:29
The body of a four-year-old boy, suspected to have been killed by two persons practicising black magic, was found on Monday in Odisha`s Khurda district.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 09:00
A 27-year-old tribal woman was allegedly gang-raped and deserted in a vegetable garden at Kuamada village in Banki police station area of Cuttack district on Sunday, police said.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 12:06
A man in Odisha was arrested for assaulting his wife because she served him a cup of tea that wasn`t warm enough, police said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 17:47
A 33-year-old woman was burnt alive allegedly by her husband, who "appeared to be mentally unstable”, at Jamadhar village in Kendrapara district, the police said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 17:20
A minor girl was allegedly raped in Narendrapur village, about 10 km from here, under Kendrapara rural police station jurisdiction, police said on Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 20:04
Two brothers were sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment for murdering their maternal uncle in Balasore district of Odisha two years ago.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 14:01
A 50-year-old man allegedly hacked to death his spouse in an inebriated state at Dutiala village in the outskirts of Kendrapara Township in Odisha, police said on Sunday.
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