Former Odisha MLA Basudev Majhi passes away

Senior Congress leader and former Odisha MLA Basudev Majhi passed away here after prolonged illness.

Naxals free Odisha MLA Jhina Hikaka

Maoists holding BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka as hostage for over a month released him on Thursday, a day after a `praja` (people`s) court decided to free him.

Maoists to free Odisha MLA Hikaka today: Reports

Maoists holding BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka for over a month announced that a `praja` (people`s) court has decided that he would be released on Thursday.

Maoists taking advantage of halt to security ops

A Maoist `peoples court` likely to try Odisha BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka on Wednesday at Narayanpatna in Koraput district.

Italian, Odisha MLA still in Maoists’ captivity

Talks between the Odisha government and rebel mediators to facilitate the release of tribal BJD MLA and an Italian are likely to resume soon.

Fate of Odisha MLA, Italians remains unknown

The fate of a tribal BJD MLA and two Italians held captive by Maoists in Odisha remained unknown on Sunday.

Train services hit following abduction of MLA

Train services on Koraput-
Rayagada section of East Coast Railway (ECoR) in Odisha were hit on Saturday by people sitting on dharna.

Odisha abduction: Uproar in Assembly

Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members on Saturday created an uproar in Odisha Assembly over the abduction of a tribal member by Maoists early on Saturday.