Rourkela

Odisha man turns Swachh toilet into home

A man in Jalada village of Odisha`s Rourkela district has been living in a toilet allotted to him by the government since the last three months.

Nov 06, 2017, 00:22 AM IST
Man, who brutally killed bartender friend, stuffed chopped body parts inside fridge, nabbed

Man, who brutally killed bartender friend, stuffed chopped body parts inside fridge, nabbed

The Delhi Police arrested the prime accused of killing his bartender friend and later hiding his dismembered body inside a fridge in his house. 

Oct 21, 2017, 08:38 AM IST
Four SIMI operatives arrested in Rourkela

Four SIMI operatives arrested in Rourkela

Security forces seized five firearms, including three revolvers, and some ammunition from them.

Feb 17, 2016, 08:56 AM IST
SC orders stay on admissions in 100 medical seats in Odisha

SC orders stay on admissions in 100 medical seats in Odisha

 The Supreme Court has ordered a stay on admissions in 100 medical seats in Hi-Tech Medical College and Hospital, Rourkela, and 50 seats in Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

Nov 11, 2015, 11:40 AM IST

Seven dead, one injured as car falls into Tajna River in Jharkhand

At least seven people were killed after a car travelling from Rourkela to Lucknow fell into Tajna River near Khunti in Jharkhand.

Jul 31, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Odisha mulling deployment of forces in western range areas

Odisha Police on Saturday said it was contemplating to redeploy forces in certain areas within western range from where jawans were withdrawn due to security reasons in the past.

Jun 20, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

Inquiry into Muri train derailment ordered, ex-gratia announced

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday ordered an inquiry into the cause of the derailment of the Muri Express in Uttar Pradesh and announced ex-gratia for the victims.

May 25, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

Muri Express derailment: Three trains cancelled, several diverted

At least three trains have been cancelled while a number of others diverted following derailment of Jammu-bound train here on Monday afternoon.

May 25, 2015, 18:36 PM IST

Relief, rescue team rushed to site of Muri train accident in UP

Railways has rushed in relief and rescue team to Sirathu in Kaushambi, after a train derail incident this afternoon in the neighbouring district in the state.

May 25, 2015, 18:34 PM IST
Two dead, over 100 injured as Muri Express derails in UP; Prabhu announces Rs 2 lakhs ​ex-gratia for kin of dead

Two dead, over 100 injured as Muri Express derails in UP; Prabhu announces Rs 2 lakhs ​ex-gratia for kin of dead

At least two people were killed and over 100 injured after eight coaches of the Ranchi-Jammu Tawi Muri Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh`s Kaushambi district on Monday afternoon, officials said.

May 25, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Tremors felt in Odisha

Tremors were felt in most parts of Odisha on Tuesday triggering panic among the people who rushed out of the buildings.

May 12, 2015, 14:13 PM IST
We have turned coal into diamonds, says PM Modi in Rourkela

We have turned coal into diamonds, says PM Modi in Rourkela

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed an audience while inaugurating the Rourkela Steel Plant's modernization project.

Apr 01, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Rourkela to house XIM's second campus in Odisha

Two days after strongly recommending Sambalpur as the venue of the proposed Indian Institute of Management (IIM), the state government on Wednesday decided to locate the second campus of Xavier Institute of Management (XIM) at Rourkela.

Mar 04, 2015, 23:19 PM IST

'Discrimination against women more dangerous than terrorism'

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said his government is committed to prevent discrimination against girl child and women.

Feb 15, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

Odisha CM launches Rourkela-Jagdalpur road project

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday launched the 656-km long expressway project that will provide better connectivity between Rourkela in the state and Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh.

Aug 28, 2014, 20:56 PM IST

Health check up of over 1400 villagers in Rourkela

As a part of its CSR initiatives Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP)?s multi-dimensional health care facility reaches out to the poor people through an array of initiatives.

Aug 09, 2013, 12:40 PM IST

Elephant herd being driven back from township

The herd of wild elephants that had strayed into Rourkela and headed to an under-construction stadium at Bisra Maidan were on Sunday pushed a little distance away from steelcity hub, official sources said.

Jul 07, 2013, 19:31 PM IST

Odisha registers 115 child rape cases within 59 days

At least 115 child rape cases have been registered in 59 days, the month of January and February this year, in Odisha, the state assembly was informed on Thursday.

Mar 14, 2013, 19:19 PM IST

Indian, Afghan students clash at NIT, Rourkela; 5 injured

At least five students, including three from Afghanistan, were injured in a clash between students at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela during the annual cultural extravaganza, police said.

Feb 10, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

Indian, Afghan students clash at NIT, Rourkela; 5 injured

At least five students, including three from Afghanistan, were injured in a clash between students at NIT, Rourkela during the annual cultural extravaganza, police said.

Feb 10, 2013, 16:04 PM IST