Four killed in road mishap in Odisha

Four labourers were killed and seven others injured, four of them critically, when the auto rickshaw in which they were travelling collided with an iron ore laden truck in Odisha`s Sundargarh duistrict, police said on Sunday.

Dilip Tirkey undergoes ankle surgery in Australia

Former India hockey captain and Rajya Sabha member Dilip Tirkey has undergone ankle surgery at Sportsmed SA, a premier sports medicine institute in Adelaide, Australia.
Tirkey, the highest capped (412 international matches) Indian player, was forced to retire from the game prematurely due to ankle problems.

Tirkey confident of `defending` challenges from heavyweights

Once called the `Wall of Indian hockey` for his impeccable defence, former captain Dilip Tirkey has exuded confidence that he would now be able to thwart the challenges posed by his political rivals, Jual Oram and Hemananda Biswal, in Odisha`s Sundargarh seat.

10 killed, 5 injured in coal mine mishap in Odisha

At least ten persons were killed and five injured when a coal dump of the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited caved in near an open cast mine in Odisha`s Sundargarh district on Saturday.

Criminal gang leader shot dead in Odisha

A leading member of criminal gang "Pahadi Cheetah", who had been unleashing terror in Odisha`s Sundargarh district, was shot dead in an encounter with police Tuesday.

Maoists regrouping on Odisha-Jharkhand border

After being evicted from Saranda forest bordering Odisha and Jharkhand, Maoists appear to be planning to regroup in Sundargarh district, as a large group of cadres was apparently spotted in the area.

12 PLFI men held in Sundargarh

Altogether 12 members of the People`s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were arrested in four operations by police in Sundargarh district.

Three killed in accident in Rourkela

Three persons, including a
couple, were killed when the car in which they were travelling collided with a dumper in Odisha`s Sundargarh district.

Security forces destroy Maoist training camp

In stepped up anti-Maoist operations in Odisha`s Sundargarh district, security forces Monday demolished a rebel training camp in the dense forest of Saranda.

Maoist bandh evokes partial response in Sundargarh

A bandh called by Maoists in
Jharkhand and adjoining areas of Orissa on Thursday evoked partial
response in remote villages and semi urban places.

Maoist cadre arrested in Orissa

A Maoist, involved in
crimes including murder, was arrested with a pistol and
bullets at Bisra in Sundargarh district, the police said
on Monday.

One more mine `mafia` held in Sundargarh

An alleged mine mafia and his manager were arrested from Ganua in Sundargarh district, police said Thursday.

Special Lok-Adalat settles 129 cases

A speical Lok-Adalat at the district headquarters town Sundargarh has settled 129 cases and collected Rs 96,000 as fine from the persons.

Rourkela: Three arrested in dowry death case

A man and his parents have been arrested after his wife died by attempting suicide in Sundargarh district, police said on Wednesday.

Three killed, six injured in mishaps in Rourkela

Three persons were killed and
six others injured, two of them seriously, in three different
mishaps in Sundargarh district, police said Tuesday.

Rourkela excise constable arrested in dowry torture case

A constable of the state Excise
department was today remanded to judicial custody by a
judicial court at Sundargarh for allegedly torturing his wife
demanding adequate dowry.

Hardcore Maoist surrenders

Rourkela: A hardcore Maoist, allegedly involved in at least 15 cases of murder and other offences, surrendered in Orissa`s Sundargarh district Thursday, police sources said.

Inspector transferred after Maoist sympathisers escape

An inspector-in-charge of
Sundargarh district was transfered and two constables placed
under suspension on Sunday following escape of two Maoist
sympathisers from police custody.