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Dacoit Gang Busted In Odisha Capital, Four Arrested

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police busted a dacoit gang and arrested four dacoits at Badagada in the Odisha capital on Monday. Two other dacoits managed to flee from the spot. Acting on a tip-off about the presence of dacoits in Badagada area,...

HC Denies Bail To Patnagarh Parcel Blast Accused Punjilal Meher

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Monday rejected the bail petition of the Patnagarh wedding gift blast mastermind Punjilal Meher. Punjilal had moved the Orissa HC after his bail petition was rejected by the Court of Additional District Judge (ADJ)...

Elephant Calf Dies In Nilagiri Forest

Balasore: An ailing elephant calf died while undergoing treatment at Khumkuta under Kuladiha sanctuary in Nilagiri, Balasore on Monday. The 10-year-old baby elephant was suffering from blood deficiency. Though the calf was under treatment by the forest department, it succumbed on...

BJD President Flags Off Election Campaign Vans

Bhubaneswar: BJD chief and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday flagged off election campaign vans for the ensuing Assembly and Lok Sabha polls. Around 350 LED vans will tour villages across the state, informing voters about the party’s achievements during...

Boy, Girl Found Hanging From Tree In Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur: A young boy and girl were found hanging from a tree at Chataguda village under Umerkote block of Nabarangpur district on Monday. The girl, aged 16, and boy, aged 15, belong to Chataguda village. They are alleged to have...

Newborn Boy Rescued From Bhubaneswar Roadside

Bhubaneswar: A newborn baby boy was rescued from the roadside at Sastri Nagar in Bhubaneswar on Monday morning. Residents spotted the baby and informed Childline, which got the baby admitted to the Capital Hospital. But doctors there transferred the baby to Sishu...

Entrepreneur Rudra Samantaray Joins BJD

Bhubaneswar: Entrepreneur and 'Jai Odisha' founder Rudra Narayan Samantaray on Sunday joined the BJD along with his supporters in presence of party president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The joining programme was held at the party office here. "I would like...

Assistant Collector Commits Suicide Over ‘Work Stress’ In Rayagada

Rayagada: An assistant collector in Odisha’s Rayagada district committed suicide, allegedly over work stress, on Sunday morning. Sources said Siba Prasad Panigrahi consumed excess dose of Chloroquine tablets on Sunday morning. His family members rushed him to Rayagada district headquarters...

Former VIMSAR Director Pujahari Joins Cong

Bhubaneswar: Aswini Kumar Pujahari, former director of the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) in Burla, on Sunday joined the Congress. He joined the party in the presence of Odisha PCC president Niranjan Patnaik at the...

Missing Bhubaneswar Youth’s Body Recovered From Puri Canal

Bhubaneswar: Body of a missing youth was recovered from Puri main canal near Balianta, on the outskirts of the city, on Sunday. He has been identified as Robin Das, a resident of Unit-9 area in Odisha capital. Robin went missing while taking bath...
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BJP Picks Sanat Gadtia To Take On Naveen In Bijepur

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The BJP has finally picked a candidate to take on BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bijepur assembly constituency,...