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Jun 03, 2019
Eight dead, six injured after being struck by thunderstorm, lightning in Odisha; several districts see pre-monsoon rainsThe monsoon will reach Odisha five-six days late this time, said Indian Meteorological Department's (MeT) local office here on Monday as the pre-monsoon showers were reported from parts of the state
May 09, 2019
Five Maoists, including three women, killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha's KoraputAccording to Koraput Superintendent of Police Kanwar Vishal Singh, "Five Maoists, including three women, were killed in an encounter in Padua forest area of the district. The encounter took place near the state's border with Andhra Pradesh."
Apr 11, 2019
Odisha Elections 2019: Voting concludes smoothly in 4 Lok Sabha, 28 Assembly seats; 66% turnout till 5 pm in phase-IOdisha witnessed largely incident-free voting in phase-I of polling in four Lok Sabha seats — Koraput, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi and Berhampore — and 28 Assembly seats falling under them on Thursday
Jan 30, 2019
CBI books five HAL employees in Odisha's Koraput for misappropriating funds worth Rs 13.28 croreIt is alleged that Bhaben Mitra, Senior Manager Finance at HAL in Odisha, in conspiracy with other employees misappropriated amounts by committing forgery of documents, siphoning off Rs 13.28 crore from the coffers of the cash-strapped PSU between 2013 and 2017.
Sep 24, 2018
Security forces on high alert in Odisha after Maoists shoot dead two TDP leaders in Andhra PradeshOn Sunday, CPI (Maoists) shot dead ruling TDP MLA K Sarveswara Rao and former party leader in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district
Sep 21, 2018
IMD says weakened Cyclone DAYE has crossed Odisha, reached Chhattisgarh: Malkangiri worst hit; warning for fisherfolk continuesCyclone DAYE, after causing heavy rain in Odisha's Malkangiri district, weakened around noon on Friday. According to the MET department, the remainder of the cyclone, which is expected to move north-west.
Aug 09, 2018
Gurupriya bridge: New communication link kindles hope for development in Maoist-infested hinterland of OdishaDespite the area’s history of terror and frequent attacks and bloodshed, the newly constructed link is now being used en masse by the villagers of the cut-off zone.
Mar 26, 2018
Inside Dantewada's Phagun Madai celebrationsThe nine-day celebration of this festival in Bastar's Dantewada is marked by the enactment of a story from the Ramayana, among other rituals | #FirstCulture
Feb 04, 2018
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan says Odisha govt destroying evidence of gang rape, suicide of minorUnion Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan alleged that the Odisha government was trying to destroy evidence in the gang rape and subsequent suicide of a Class 9 girl in Kunduli area of Koraput district
Dec 16, 2017
Odisha tribal woman delivers baby in drain after hospital denies admission citing 'lack of medical documents'A tribal woman in Odisha delivered a baby in an unused drain of Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital after she was allegedly denied entry due to lack of "required medical documents"