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Sambalpur police arrests impersonator from Jharkhand

Sambalpur: In a major breakthrough, Sambalpur police on Sunday arrested an impersonator, identified as Jamatdar, from Jharkhand for his alleged involved in a cheating case. According to a complaint lodged by Dukhi Mandal, the accused, posing as a bank official,...

Police foil robbery bid, nab 5

Bhubaneswar: Twin cities commissionerate police on Sunday foiled a robbery bid in the state capital with the arrest of five members of a gang. The arrested were identified as Bighneswar Nayak (26), Sujit Kumar Nayak (29), Arun Kumar Barik (27),...

Swine flu: Hospitals asked to set up isolation wards

Bhubaneswar: A day after the death a 52-year-old man infected by H1N1 virus, the state government on Sunday issued an advisory asking all government and private hospitals to open special isolation wards with ventilator facilities to treat swine flu...

Woman found dead near railway tracks in city

Bhubaneswar: The Government Railway Police (GRP) recovered a body from railway tracks near Kalpana overbridge here on Sunday. The identity of the woman aged about 40 years is yet to be established. "It is still unclear as to how the...
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Infant branded with hot iron succumbs in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A 25-day-old infant, who was allegedly branded with hot iron rod on July 29, succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at Keonjhar district headquarters hospital on Sunday. According to reports, the baby was branded with a hot iron rod...

Amit Shah to visit Odisha again in Sep

Bhubaneswar: BJP National President Amit Shah will be again touring Odisha from September 6 as a part of the party's strategy to expand its base in the state. At a media conference held at state party headquarters here on Sunday,...

Tusker crushes villager to death in Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: A tusker trampled a man to death at Mahadia village under Sadar range in Dhenkanal early on Sunday. The villager was identified as Prasanna Baral (58). The incident occurred when he was on his way to a nearby field...

Cong youth members take to streets over LPG subsidy withdrawal

Bhubaneswar: Opposing the Centre’s decision to withdraw subsidy on LPG, members of Youth Congress staged a massive demonstration at Lower PMG here on Sunday. The protestors also blocked the road near Master Canteen Square by burning tyres. Vehicles were stranded...

Two sisters drown in Kendrapada

Kendrapada: In a tragic incident, two sisters drowned in a pond at Mugakani village under Rajnagar block in Kendrapada district on Sunday morning. The deceased were identified as Sasmita Muduli (13) and Sujata Muduli (10). They reportedly slipped while taking...

Indirapali fire: Sisters succumb to injuries

Rourkela: Two victims of last week’s gas cylinder fire mishap at Indrapali here succumbed to their injuries while undergoing treatment at Ispat General Hospital. While Sruti Tripathy (5) died on Sunday morning, her elder sister Swati (7) breathed her last...
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Youth ‘Thrashed To Death’, Brother Blames Cops

Sonepur: A youth was allegedly killed by police at Binika in Sonepur district. Sources said Niranjan Sahu, a resident of Agalapur Phantamunda in Balangir district,...