Odisha lecturer, who alleged rape by distant relative, found dead in hostel room

A 23-year-old woman lecturer, who was allegedly raped in October and had filed a complaint about the same in police station, was found hanging inside a college hostel in Rairangpur, police said.

Dec 02, 2019, 08:28 AM IST

BJP suffers in Odisha urban polls

The Odisha unit of the BJP which banked heavily on the party`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, emerged as the worst sufferer among the major political parties in the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) elections, results of which were announced on Friday.

Sep 21, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

Unclaimed baggage detected in Odisha train

A compartment of Tata-Badampahar passenger train was detached at Rairangpur in adjoining Mayurbhanj district of Odisha after passengers spotted an unclaimed bag, Railway officials said here.

Oct 04, 2012, 15:36 PM IST