BJD's Ananta Narayan Jena injured in bomb attack

Bhubaneswar, April 22 -- Violence erupted in State capital Bhubaneswar a day ahead of the polls. Former Bhubaneswar Mayor and BJD MLA candidate Ananta Narayan Jena was grievously injured in a bomb att... Read More

3 Indians among 207 killed in Sri Lanka mayhem

Colombo, April 21 -- At least 207 people were killed and 469 injured when eight suicide bombings, mainly in Colombo, ravaged Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday in the island's bloodiest day since the civil wa... Read More

IAS officer suspended for checking Modi's helicopter asked to leave Odisha soon

Bhubaneswar, April 21 -- Mohammed Mohsin, the IAS officer, suspended by the Election Commission (EC) for checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helicopter in Sambalpur, has been asked to leave Odisha... Read More

CAPF to be deployed in Maoist-hit areas for 3rd phase Odisha polls

Cuttack, April 21 -- In view of Maoist menace, the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel will be deployed in Maoist-hit areas and sensitive booths for smooth conduct of third phase polls in Odi... Read More

Close shave for passengers as bus rams into roadside shop in Balangir

Balangir, April 21 -- It was a close shave for passengers after a bus rammed into a roadside shop near Kandhabahal village under Kantabanji police limits here in the morning. According to reports, th... Read More

Odisha DGP RP Sharma back at the helm

Cuttack, April 21 -- Odisha's Director General of Police (DGP) RP Sharma joined office today, after returning from two-week long leave following his wife's untimely death earlier this month. In his a... Read More

Minor boy rapes three-year-old girl in Odisha's Balangir

Balangir, April 21 -- A minor boy allegedly raped a 3-year-old girl in Sadar area of Odisha's Balangir district. According to reports, the girl child was playing near her house when the 15-year-old m... Read More

Poll violence: Odisha Cong Chief Niranjan Patnaik 'attacked' in Keonjhar

Keonjhar, April 21 -- In yet another incident of poll violence, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) President Niranjan Patnaik has been injured after his vehicle was attacked by some miscreants d... Read More

Bombs hurled in Odisha's Ganjam over past enmity, one killed

Berhampur, April 21 -- Unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at a person killing him on the spot at Badagumula village under Gopalpur police limits in Odisha's Ganjam district last evening. The deceas... Read More

MLA death: Patkura Assembly constituency poll countermanded

Kendrapara, April 21 -- Election to the Patkura Assembly constituency in Odisha's Kendrapara district has been countermanded following the death of incumbent legislator and BJD candidate Bed Prakash A... Read More