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Undertrial Escapes From Jail In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Police are on the hunt for an under-trial prisoner who escaped from the sub-jail in Odisha’s Malkangiri late on Tuesday night. Reports say that Balimela police had arrested Ajit Dakua in January for illegal transportation of ganja in Malkangiri...

15 Students Injured After Van Overturns In Keonjhar

Keonjhar: At least 15 students were injured when a school bus overturned and fell inside a pond near Jambhira village under Nandipada police station limits of Keonjhar district on Wednesday morning. Reports said a school minibus was ferrying around 15...

Four Container Trucks Seized, Over 100 Cattle Rescued In Angul

Angul: Police rescued over 100 cattle from four container trucks near Banarpal in Odisha’s Angul district early on Wednesday. Reports said some residents informed Angul police about illegal transportation of cattle from Athmallik to Kolkata in four containers. Acting on...

Body Of Three-Year-Old Girl Found In Odisha Capital

Bhubaneswar: The body of a three-year-old girl was found in a field at Khalikhama area under Mancheswar police limits in Odisha capital on Tuesday. According to sources, some locals spotted the body of the child and informed the police. On being...

No Parking Fees For Private Vehicles At Bhubaneswar Airport

Bhubaneswar: Private cars going to pick-up or drop lanes at the Biju Patnaik International Airport here will be exempt from paying parking fee from April 1. The relief comes after years of complaints from denizens. Commercial vehicles will not be...

Two Cobras Rescued In Balasore

Balasore: Two Champa Naga (cobra) were rescued from Mission field in Balasore city on Tuesday. Residents spotted a snake near a hotel gate and informed the forest department. Forest officials reached the spot and rescued the cobra and over 50 eggs....

12-Hour Nabarangpur Bandh Hits Normal Life

Nabarangpur: A 12-hour bandh in Nabarangpur hit normal life badly on Tuesday. Members of the Samvidhan Banchao Sangharsh Samiti have called the bandh over various demands, including revocation of 10 per cent reservation for economically backward upper castes. Samiti members picketed...

Balasore BTech Student Arrested For Smuggling Country-Made Liquor

Balasore: Police arrested the BTech student of a Balasore-based college from Dhamra road near Gopalpur in Balasore district while he was smuggling country-made liquor on Tuesday. The police made the arrest while acting on a tip-off. They seized around 100...

Kalahandi Man Gives HIV Positive Children Hope To Live

Kalahandi: HIV positive children in Odisha’s Kalahandi have a home to call their own.  The man behind ‘Prayash’ the private shelter home is Saroj Kumar Das. He founded the shelter home in 2015 at Dhamanpur village of Kalahandi district. His...

Online Petition Seeks Priyanka Chopra’s Removal From UN Role

Actor Priyanka Chopra, who is Unicef's goodwill ambassador, has courted controversy over her tweet hailing the Indian Air Force following the Balakot airstrike in Pakistan. An online petition has been initiated to remove her as the goodwill Ambassador because...
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Bhubaneswar: There will be a lot of star and glamour quotient in the ruling Biju Janata Dal's (BJD) election campaign with Ollywood stars tuned politicians...