Cyclone Phailin: Rescue ops continue as thousands still stranded in floods

Rescue operations continued for the third day on Wednesday even as thousands of people were stranded in floods in several parts of the state.

Cyclone Phailin: Toll rises to 17 in Odisha

Ten bodies were recovered from Ganjam district and Balasore districts on Sunday in the aftermath of Cyclone `Phailin`.

Dowry case: Ex-Odisha minister son`s bail hearing deferred

A local court once again deferred hearing of the bail petition of dowry torture accused Raja Shree Mohanty, the son of former minister Raghunath Mohanty.

Odisha dengue cases soar to 671

The number of people infected with dengue has soared to 671 in Odisha this year with 72 more cases reported in the state in the past two days, an official said here Wednesday.

Two lynched on suspicion of raping, murdering a girl

Two persons were lynched by a mob who suspected the duo of raping and killing their minor cousin at Salabani in Orissa`s Balasore district, police said on Monday.