Rayagada district

MeT department issues heavy rainfall warning for Odisha, raises red alert for next 24 hours

MeT department issues heavy rainfall warning for Odisha, raises red alert for next 24 hours

Heavy rainfall warning has been issued in Odisha raising a red alert for the next 24 hours. According to the MeT department, the heavy pouring is caused due to a low pressure over the Bay of Bengal.

Jul 17, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
Maoists attack Odisha railway station, put up posters against PM Narendra Modi's visit

Maoists attack Odisha railway station, put up posters against PM Narendra Modi's visit

The Prime Minister will be in Odisha on April 15 and 16 to attend BJP's national executive meeting.

Mar 31, 2017, 10:46 AM IST

Odisha: Dalit couple affected by AIDS boycotted

A young Dalit couple from Bhairabagarh village of Naxal-affected Rayagada district has been boycotted for being affected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).

Oct 07, 2014, 13:03 PM IST

Naxal held with 7kg IED in Odisha

Security forces apprehended a suspected Naxal and seized a 7kg improvised bomb from him in Rayagada district of Odisha.

Jul 11, 2014, 21:47 PM IST

Maoists set ablaze vehicles in Odisha

In a swift attack, armed Maoists set afire several equipments and vehicles at a road construction site in Odisha`s Rayagada district, police said on Thursday.

May 29, 2014, 16:13 PM IST

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.

Dec 21, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

NCW recommends CBI probe into lady teacher`s killing in Odisha

NCW has recommended a CBI probe into the killing of a lady school teacher who refused to withdraw a case of molestation against her senior in Odisha`s Rayagada district.

Dec 17, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

15 arrested for stealing alumina powder worth Rs two crore

Fifteen people were arrested for stealing alumina powder, estimated to be worth Rs 2 crore, from the bogie of a goods train at Ladda railway station in Rayagada district, police said on Sunday.

Aug 18, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

Odisha` Rayagada dist restricts foreigners` visit

With two Italian tourists
being taken hostage by the Maoists in Kandhamal district the
authorities of Rayagada, another left wing extremist hit
tribal district, has restricted entry of foreigners.

Mar 31, 2012, 22:44 PM IST

Cholera bacteria detected in Orissa`s Rayagada district

The `vibrio cholerae` bacteria
was detected in water sources of Southern Orissa`s Rayagada
district where at least 34 people have died of diarrhoea in
last two months, official sources said today.

Sep 09, 2010, 23:35 PM IST

Orissa villagers want tribal status, boycott census

More than 20,000 families in Orissa’s Rayagada district have refused to share their details with enumerators engaged in census operation, protesting the government failure to accord them tribal status.

Apr 23, 2010, 15:55 PM IST