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Jan 14, 2018
Odisha man carves mountain to build 8 km road for his 3 school-going childrenEight hours of gruelling work every day for two years, Jalandhar Nayak has been single-handedly moving mountains to construct a 15-kilometre road, connecting his village Gumsahi to the main road in Phulbani town of Kandhamal district.
Oct 25, 2016
Maoist-affected districts of Odisha on high alert after encounter in MalkangiriA high alert has been sounded in the Maoist-affected southern Odisha districts, including Kandhamal and Gajapati, after the rebels suffered heavy casualty in an encounter with security forces along the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border.
Aug 23, 2016
In a Kandhamal village, three Christian brothers brave social boycott for refusing to pay fineIt is just a matter of Rs 1,000. If Julian Pradhan and his two brothers pay this money as a fine to their neighbours, things will return to the way they were. But eight years after they lost their homes in Kandhamal riots, the three brothers are refusing to pay, braving a social boycott in their village.
Aug 18, 2016
8 years after Swami Laxmanananda Saraswati’s killing, Kandhamal is still a ticking time bombOn the night of 7 June this year, suspected Christian fanatics broke into a small Hindu temple in Daringbadi in Odisha’s Kandhamal district
Aug 17, 2016
8 years after Swami Laxmanananda Saraswati's killing, Kandhamal is still a ticking time bombKandhamal's troubled history of communal violence
Aug 02, 2016
SC orders additional compensation for victims of 2008 anti-Christian violence in KandhamalThe Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered additional compensation to the victims of 2008 anti-Christian violence in Kandhamal district in Odisha.
Jul 24, 2016
Congress to raise the issue of Kandhamal deaths in ParliamentAsking Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to own responsibility for the death of five persons in Kandhamal, Congress said it would raise the issue in Parliament.
Aug 19, 2015
Odisha: More than 3,000 govt school students test positive for malaria in KandhamalAs many as 3,434 students of government-run residential schools in Kandhamal district of Odisha have tested positive for malaria after blood samples were collected.
Feb 28, 2015
Shutdown called by VHP to protest ban on Togadia disrupts normal life in KandhamalThe day-long shutdown called by VHP to protest against the ban on the entry of its top leader Praveen Togadia hit normal life in Odisha's Kandhamal.
Feb 27, 2015
VHP chief Praveen Togadia prohibited from visiting Kandhamal district in OdishaThe district administration has prohibited the entry of VHP leader Praveen Togadia to sensitive Kandhamal in Odisha on Saturday.