Union minister says would quit if claim on Odisha mining mafia proved wrong

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram Friday challenged that he would quit politics if his claim on illegal stacking of huge quantity of iron ore by mafia at the Rengra Railway siding and nearby areas in Sundergarh district, was proved wrong.

Oct 09, 2015, 16:13 PM IST
Nine Kabbadi players killed in road accident in Odisha

Nine Kabbadi players killed in road accident in Odisha

Nine Kabbadi players were killed and five others have been injured in a road accident in Barai area of Sundergarh District in Odisha.

Sep 20, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Odisha miners pledge Rs 100 cr fund for local area development

Eight mine owners of Odisha have joined hands to invest about Rs 100 crore for local area development of two mineral rich districts -- Keonjhar and Sundergarh.

Apr 23, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

Congress MP, two others injured in road accident

Lok Sabha MP from Sundergarh, Hemananda Biswal, and two others were injured on Saturday as their car met with an accident in Odisha`s Sundergarh district, police said.

Feb 23, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

More deaths reported in Sundergarh as mercury shoots up

With four more deaths reported in Sundargarh district, a total of six persons died of suspected sunstroke in the district in past two days where sweltering heat affected normal life.

Jun 05, 2010, 14:29 PM IST

Revenue official in vigilance net in Sundergarh

Vigilance sleuths arrested a revenue inspector when he was allegedly accepting a bribe from a farmer for issuing a certificate at Bandhpali in Sundargarh district.

Apr 30, 2010, 13:38 PM IST

Orissa highway still blockaded to protest arrest of villagers

A road blockade in Orissa launched by hundreds of people, demanding the immediate release of some villagers, has paralysed traffic along national highway number 23 in mineral rich Sundergarh district, police said Wednesday.

Sep 09, 2009, 15:44 PM IST

Maoist bandh in peaceful in Sundergarh

The 24-hour bandh call
given by Maoists passed off peacefully ending midnight
yesterday in Maoist-hit district of Sundergarh in western

Jul 23, 2009, 14:35 PM IST