Rs 2.23 crore seized at Rourkela railway station; 3 held

Rourkela, March 22 -- The Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel today seized two suitcases containing Rs 2.23 crore cash at Rourkela railway station and arrested three persons in connection with t... Read More

Bhadrak farmers stage protest with unsold paddy

Bhadrak, March 21 -- Worried over the long delay in procurement of paddy, farmers in Basudevpur block of Bhadrak district staged a demonstration by placing gunny bags filled with paddy on roads. Acco... Read More

Huge cache of illegal cough syrup seized; 4 detained

Bolangir, March 21 -- The Town Police today seized huge quantities of Corex syrup and detained four persons for illegally transporting the cough syrups in two trucks. Acting on reports of cough syrup... Read More

Leopard skin smuggling: Skin samples to be sent for forensic test

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- The samples of the leopard skins seized by the Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch in Kuchinda town of Sambalpur district on March 15 will be sent for forensic tes... Read More

Odisha farmers warn of non-cooperation during elections

Bhubaneswar, March 20 -- Ahead of the general elections, the farmers under the aegis of Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan (NNKS) have decided to take out rallies in Odisha from Apr 2 to Apr 22 demanding p... Read More

Maoist posters seeking poll boycott surface in Odisha

Rayagada, March 20 -- Posters purportedly put up by Maoists urging people to boycott the upcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in the State were found in Niyamgiri area of Rayagada district today. Ac... Read More

JEE Advanced 2019 exam postponed to May 27

Bhubaneswar, March 19 -- The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced 2019 exam, earlier scheduled to be held on May 19th this year has been postponed to May 27th due to clash of the exam date with Lok Sabh... Read More

Police in soup as locals protest detention of youth over 'false' charges in Cuttack

Cuttack, March 19 -- Locals of Chandini Chowk gheraoed the Lalbag Police Station in Cuttack today protesting the detention of a youth over a false case. According to sources, the Commissionerate Poli... Read More

Resentment in BJD over party's ticket distribution in Paralakhemundi

Paralakhemundi, March 19 -- Hours after the ruling-BJD announced its candidate list for first and second phase general elections in Odisha on Monday, party leaders and workers in Paralakhemundi of Gaj... Read More

Youth kills father, nabbed while attempting to bury him inside house

Bargarh, March 18 -- A youth allegedly axed his father to death inside their house at Tarava village under Padmapur sub-division in the district today. The matter came to light after suddenly a few v... Read More