Section: Odisha

Tension at city rly station as 20 cattle rescued from train

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It seems that cattle protection activists are watchful everywhere now to thwart acts of illegal transportation of cows and oxen by traders.

Body found in Khordha, kin allege murder over past enmity

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Body of a man was found near Siko bazaar under Jankia police limits in Khordha district on Thursday morning.

Ahead of Snana Purnima, Rath Yatra, Law Minister calls on Gajapati Maharaja

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Ahead of the Snana Purnima and annual Rath Yatra in Puri, Law Minister Pratap Jena called on Puri King Gajapati Maharaja Dibyasingha Deb today.

BJD appoints new observers for 18 districts to oversee party organisation

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Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik today appointed observers for 18 districts to oversee party organisations.

13 Odisha places record above 40°C, B’patna, B’gir sizzle at 45.2°C

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Even as the India Metrological Department (IMD) predicted Norwesters in most parts of the State in the next 24 hours, at least 13 places in Odisha recorded above 40 degree Celsius today. Bhawanipatna and Bolangir were the hottest places at 45.2 degree Celsius today.

CM orders completion of Keonjhar Med College work in 2 yrs

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today ordered completion of the ongoing construction work of the proposed Government Medical College of and Hospital in Keonjhar within two years.

Wanted criminal Sagar arrested after encounter in Berhampur

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A wanted criminal was nabbed following an exchange of fire with police near Lanjipalli in Berhampur district on Wednesday. One police personal was also injured in the incident.

Goons loot rural bank in Buguda

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Five armed robbers on Wednesday attacked the Utkal Gramya Bank branch at Manitara under Buguda police station and decamped with lakhs of rupees.

Driver, helper burnt alive as trailer catches fire in Sambalpur head-on collision

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Two persons were charred to death and one critically injured when two trucks caught fire following a head-on collision on NH-57, near Charmala in Sambalpur district today afternoon.

Two arrested for hurling bomb at MLA Raja Swain’s house

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Commissionerate Police today arrested two persons in connection with the case of a bomb hurling incident at the house of BJD MLA and former Minister Ranedra Prasaad Swain popularly known as Raja Swain in Cuttack on Tuesday night.