7 held for killing woman, daughter for 'sorcery'

SUNDARGARH, Sept. 15 -- Seven persons of a village under the Chandiposh police station in Bonei sub-division of Sundargarh district were arrested on Saturday, allegedly for the sensational killing of ... Read More

No relief for S'garh villagers' plight of crossing stream

SUNDARGARH, Sept. 9 -- The State Government is claiming a lot of development, but the residents of five villages, including school students and patients, under Kutra block in Sundargarh district have ... Read More

S'garh lad who's now an ace snake catcher

SUNDARGARH, Sept. 2 -- A youth of Sundargarh district is now a known snake catcher and has caught more than 1,500 snakes till now and even keeps some injured snakes in his living room and after provid... Read More

Fake lady gynaecologist held

SUNDARGARH, Aug. 22 -- Police arrested a fake woman doctor on Wednesday, who was running a clinic in Birmitrapur of Sundargarh district identifying herself as a gynaecologist. A team of officials of ... Read More

R'kela set for 16-km Tricolour rally on I-Day

ROURKELA, Aug. 15 -- If things go as per the plan, Rourkela will set a new world record of organising a 16- km-long national flag rally on the Independence Day on ring road on Thursday. The Smile For... Read More

Handicapped S'garh tribal lad cracks IIT test

SUNDARGARH, Aug. 12 -- Ramachandra, a poor handicapped tribal youth of Sundargarh district, has cracked the admission test for IIT. Recently, he got an offer letter from IIT, Kanpur to take admission ... Read More

S'garh cops off to Delhi to rescue trafficked girl

SUNDARGARH, Aug. 6 -- A two-member team of Sundargarh police along with brother of a trafficked girl of Sundargarh went to Delhi on Monday for rescuing her from there. The girl had called his brother ... Read More

Old man gets brain stroke at wrong GST raid

ROURKELA, July 27 -- An elderly person of Rourkela suffered a brain stroke and his condition grew critical when a four- member GST officials' team raided his house, claiming him as a fraudster. Howeve... Read More

Cops yet to trace trafficked Sundargarh minor girl

SUNDARGARH, July 13 -- The Sundargarh police are still clueless about the location of the trafficked minor girl, who was allegedly sold off in Madhya Pradesh. The police so far arrested one accused in... Read More

Man, newly-wed son thrashed on marriage day in Sundargarh

SUNDARGARH, June 30 -- A man and his just-married son lodged a complaint with the police here alleging that they were beaten by the father of the bride over a trivial issue and not allowed to take wit... Read More