Two held over witchcraft murder in Odisha

Two people have been arrested for murdering a man in Odisha's Nuapada district after accusing him of practising witchcraft, police said on Wednesday.

Odisha contractor chops off workers` hands, manhunt on

The Odisha Police have launched a manhunt to nab a labour contractor and his four henchmen who allegedly chopped off the hands of two migrant workers two days ago, a police official said.

Two policemen die after gunfight with Maoists

Two policemen have been killed in a gunbattle with Maoists in Odisha`s Nuapada district, an official said.

Two get death in Odisha for double murder

A court in Odisha has awarded death sentence to two people for murdering a woman and her teenaged daughter in Nuapada district.