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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Five arrested for attempting to rob a house

5 persons were arrested in the steel city when they were planning to rob a house in Sector-15 area.

Police ASI killed, 4 cops injured in mob attack

An assistant sub-inspector of police was killed and four policemen were seriously injured in a mob attack.

Rourkela students win awards in Oxford competition

Students of two RSP-aided schools have made the town proud by bagging top positions in a competition organised by the Institute for International Management and Technology along with Oxford Brookes University, UK.

Three killed in accident in Rourkela

Three persons, including a
couple, were killed when the car in which they were travelling collided with a dumper in Odisha`s Sundargarh district.

Goods bogie of Ahmedabad-Howrah Exp derails

Rail traffic was affected following derailment of a goods bogie of Ahmedabad-Howrah Exp near Sonakhan station of South-Eastern Railway.

Two undertrials flee from court

Two undertrial prisoners managed to escape while handcuffed from the premises of a court.

Two gunned down in Rourkela

Two persons were shot dead by
gun-wielding youths near a roadside eatery in Railway Colony area of the steel city here, police said today.

Three killed in road accident near Rourkela

Three persons, including a
woman, were killed when the motor-cycle they were riding collided with a mini truck at Kalunga-Gurudia road, about 32 km from here, police said today.

Three persons arrested in Rourkela

Three persons were arrested here and cash, sharp weapons and mobile sets were seized from them, police said Thursday.

Three of a family held for cheating Delhi bank

Three members of a family were arrested from a hotel for allegedly withdrawing Rs 27 lakh from a public sector bank in New Delhi after producing fake certificates and identity cards.

Four liquor vendors arrested in Rourkela

Four liquor vendors were
arrested and 106 litres of country liquor seized after a
series of raids conducted last night in different slum areas
of the steel city.

Dacoits rob petrol pump in Rourkela

Armed dacoits robbed cash of Rs
40,000 from a petrol pump near Chikitamati on the outskirts of
the steel city, police said today.

Two arrested for taking bribe in Rourkela

Vigilance sleuths arrested a
revenue supervisor and a retired clerk for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 3,000 from a trader in Sundargarh district.

Watchman`s body found near college campus

A watchman`s body was found
near Vedvyas college campus on the outskirt of the steel city.