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Man Dies After Consuming Spurious Liquor In Bhadrak

  Bhadrak: A man died allegedly after consuming spurious liquor at Chardia village under Bangshada police limits in Bhadrak on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Maheswar Majhi (36). According to sources, Maheswar returned home on Wednesday night after consuming...

Minor Girl Raped In Phulbani

Phulbani: A Class-X student allegedly raped a Class-IV girl at a village under Tumudibandha police limits in Phulbani on Thursday. According to sources, the accused called the minor girl to his house when she was playing. The locals rescued the...

Two Get 20-Yr Jail Term For Gang Rape In Balasore

Balasore: A special POCSO court here on Thursday sentenced two persons to 20-year imprisonment in connection with a gang rape case in Balasore district in 2016. judge Ajanta Sarangi found Sanatan Mandal (24) alias Dhulia and Bikram Majhi guilty of...
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Youth Killed Over ‘Extramarital Affair’ In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A youth was stabbed to death at MPV-38 under Kalimela police limits in Malkangiri on Wednesday night over an alleged extramarital affair. The deceased has been identified as Niranjan Sardar of MPV-4 in the district. According to sources,  Sameer Bairagi...

Annual Dolphin Census Begins In Chilika Lake

Puri: The annual dolphin census began in Chilika Lake at 7 am on Thursday. The counting is being carried out by 80 enumerators grouped into 11 teams. Students from Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT), WWF personnel, wildlife experts,...

2 Die As Pickup Van Overturns In Mayurbhanj

Mayurbhanj: In a tragic road accident, two persons died and more than 20 were injured after a pickup van, in which they were travelling, overturned near Dhanagera of Udala in Mayurbhanj district on Thursday. While two persons died on the...

Bodies Of Two Youths Recovered From Rengali Dam In Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: Bodies of two unidentified youths were recovered from the Left Canal of Rengali Dam near Padmanabhpur village in Dhenkanal on Thursday. According to sources, locals spotted broken parts of a motorcycle and two bodies floating  in the canal and...

Man Held For Duping Students With Job Promise

Baripada: A man has been arrested for allegedly cheating students on the pretext of providing them jobs in a security agency. The accused, identified as Siddharth Kumar Pal of Sahadevkhunta area in Balasore, had taken Rs 17 lakh from 46...

Pangolin Smuggling Racket Busted In Malkangiri, 8 Held

Malkangiri: In a major breakthrough, Kalimela Police busted a pangolin smuggling racket on Wednesday and arrested eight persons from Chitrangapali village in Malkangiri. A pangolin was also rescued. Police are yet to disclose the identity of those arrested. Further investigation is underway.

Woman Ganja Peddler Held In Sambalpur

Sambalpur: A woman was arrested from Dhanupali area in Sambalpur for her alleged involvement in a ganja smuggling racket. The police arrested the woman, identified as Padmini Kushawala, whereas her husband Dasraj Khuswa managed to flee. According to sources, the couple...
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Dense Fog Proves Fatal For Truck Driver In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A driver died on the spot in a road accident, on the outskirts of the city, on Tuesday morning. According to sources, a truck...