A 27-year-old tribal woman was allegedly gang-raped and deserted in a vegetable garden at Kuamada village in Banki police station area of Cuttack district on Sunday, police said.
Naveen Patnaik announced Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia to the family of the eight-year-old rape and murder victim in the state capital.
NHRC issued a notice to SP in Keonjhar district seeking an action taken report on a headmaster allegedly raping a Class II tribal girl student.
A woman was held in the trainee nun gang-rape case on Tuesday, taking the total number of arrests to three.
A man who promised marriage to a woman through text messages and phone calls, allegedly raped her thrice when he met her and then threw her off a car in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.
A man who was arrested on charges of raping a married woman and out on bail, allegedly killed the victim`s mother-in-law in Odisha`s Jajpur district.
DSP Ramesh Chandra Sethy told Justice Mohanty Commission that no political leader was examined during the investigation of the Pipili gang rape case.
Crime Branch DSP RC Sethy, who was the investigating officer in the Dalit girl gangrape case at Pipili, deposed before the Commission of Inquiry.
A 15-year-old school girl was allegedly gang-raped by two youths at a village in Odisha`s Mayurbhanj district, police said.
A local court on Tuesday sentenced a man to life imprisonment after convicting him for rape and murder of a four-year-old girl in Odisha`s Balasore district.
The minor girl who was allegedly gang-raped in Rayagada and later attempted self-immolation was on Monday put on ventilator.
The head of the Odisha women`s commission has come in for criticism over the panel`s report on an alleged gang rape victim.
Day in Pics: 26th November
Showbiz World - November 26, 2014