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Man gets death sentence for raping, murdering nine-year-old girl in Odisha

The court awarded death penalty to Kalia Manna alias Laba of Gadaharishpur village under Erasama police limits in Jagatsinghpur.

Sep 11, 2019, 13:41 PM IST

Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha.

Apr 22, 2019, 11:03 AM IST

Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha Constituency

Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha constituency covers seven assembly segments – Niali, Paradeep, Tirtol, Balikuda-Erasama, Jagatsinghpur, Kakatpur and Nimapara.

Apr 19, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Odisha: 14 bogies of goods train derails in Jagatsinghpur

At least 14 bogies of a coal laden goods train derailed near Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Friday.

Nov 24, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Goods train derails in Odisha, second derailment today

14 bogies of a goods train carrying coal derailed near Jagatsinghpur in Odisha on Friday.

Nov 24, 2017, 10:12 AM IST

Odisha swine flu toll rises to six

The deceased hailed from Tirtol area in Jagatsinghpur.

Aug 11, 2017, 17:04 PM IST

Seven killed, 23 injured in lightning in Odisha

At least seven persons were killed and around 23 others injured when lightning struck them in different parts of Odisha this evening, police said.

Jul 14, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

NH status for 2,000 km of state highways in Odisha

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday accorded national highway (NH) status to around 2,000 km of state highways in Odisha, while announcing Rs 35,000 crore investment in other related projects.

Jul 10, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Tree for carving Subhadra idol identified in Odisha

The sacred neem tree (Daru) to carve out the idol of goddess Subhadra has been identified in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district, Suresh Mohapatra, chief of the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA), said on Friday.

Apr 24, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

Four skilled workers of Odisha return from strife-torn Yemen

 Stranded in war zones of Yemen for over several days, four skilled personnel from Odisha's Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara have made a safe return to their villages.

Apr 12, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

Sweeper stitches a woman patient at OT in Odisha

A sweeper in a government run hospital in Jagatsinghpur district had to carry out stitching on a woman who delivered a baby as the doctor had left the operation theatre.

Feb 24, 2015, 18:03 PM IST

Boatmen rescue marooned people in Odisha

As people in the flood-affected areas are heaving a sigh of relief following receding water in Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur districts of Odisha, several incidents of bravery and survival have come to light.

Aug 20, 2014, 13:38 PM IST

Five drowned as boat capsizes on Biluakhai river in Odisha

At least five persons were drowned when a country boat capsized on Biluakhai river in Odisha`s Jagatsinghpur district officials said.

May 09, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

CPI releases first list of LS, Assembly candidates in Odisha

CPI on Thursday retained sitting MP from Jagatsinghpur Lok Sabha constituency Bibhuprasad Tarai while releasing the first list of candidates for four Lok Sabha and 18 Assembly seats in Odisha.

Mar 14, 2014, 00:49 AM IST

Odisha Minister blames Posco, district officials for agitation

Odisha minister alleged section of officials of Posco and Jagatsinghpur administration were responsible for agitation by group of people demanding a hike in the compensation paid to land losers.

Jan 19, 2014, 23:42 PM IST

100 skilled workers from Odisha return from Saudi Arabia

Crackdown on illegal migrants in Saudi Arabia has had a bearing on over one hundred skilled workers from Odisha`s Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur districts who returned to avoid being hounded.

Nov 18, 2013, 13:29 PM IST

Proprietor of private health institute sentenced to 2 years

A local court in Jagatsinghpur has sentenced the proprietor of a private health institute to two years of rigorous imprisonment for violating bio-medical waste rules.

Nov 15, 2013, 13:48 PM IST

Police, anti-Posco activists clash, 12 injured

Anti-Posco protestors clashed with the police which left 12 persons injured at a project site village in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district, while no land was acquired Thursday.

Mar 07, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Police, anti-Posco activists clash, 12 injured

Anti-Posco protestors clashed with the police which left 12 persons injured at a project site village in Odisha`s Jagatsinghpur district, while no land was acquired on Thursday.

Mar 07, 2013, 17:28 PM IST

D Raja leads anti-Posco agitation, gheraoes police camp

CPI National Secretary and MP D Raja led demonstration by anti-Posco agitators, children and women, demanding complete withdrawal of police force from proposed plant site in Odisha`s Jagatsinghpur.

Feb 07, 2013, 15:54 PM IST