Explosion during cracker manufacturing kills two in Odisha's Ganjam

Berhampur, Oct. 28 -- As many as two youths lost their lives due to explosion while manufacturing crackers at Shyamasundarpur village under Khallikote block of Odisha's Ganjam district last night. Th... Read More

Female elephant electrocuted in Odisha's Sundargarh

Sundargarh, Oct. 28 -- A female elephant was reportedly electrocuted near Bakharatola village under Banki Forest Range in Odisha's Sundargarh district. The pachyderm came in contact with a live elect... Read More

Holiday declared for Govt offices in Bhadrak today. Here's why

Bhadrak, Oct. 28 -- The district administration declared today as a local holiday for all the government offices in Bhadrak on account of famous Kali Puja. Since Bhadrak is famous for Kali Puja, the ... Read More

Diwali tragedy: Drunk man, son fall off bridge in Odisha; liquor shop set on fire

Soro, Oct. 28 -- Tragedy struck Agira village under Soro police limits in Balasore district on Sunday evening after a 5-year-old child fell off a river bridge along with his drunk father while the duo... Read More

Ambulance accident leaves driver critically injured in Odisha's Nuapada

Nuapada, Oct. 28 -- Driver of a Janani Express ambulance sustained critical injuries after the vehicle met with an accident near Ganiari under Komna block of Odisha's Nuapada district, late last night... Read More

Train mishap averted as 5 bogies detach from engine in Odisha

Athagarh, Oct. 28 -- A major accident was averted after five bogies of a goods train got detached from the engine near Nidhipur Ghantikhal railway station in Athagarh this morning. However, no loss o... Read More

19 civilians injured in Sopore terror attack, six critical

Srinagar/New Delhi, Oct. 28 -- At least 19 people have been injured in the terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore and the condition of six of them is critical, Army sources said on Monday. As... Read More

4-yr-old boy loses fingers while bursting crackers on Diwali in Odisha

Bhadrak, Oct. 28 -- In a tragic incident, a four-year-old boy lost his three fingers while bursting crackers on the occasion of Diwali at Bagamara village under Bhadrak Rural police limits in Odisha, ... Read More

Criminal nabbed after police encounter in Odisha's Ganjam

Berhampur, Oct. 28 -- A criminal was nabbed following an encounter with police near Charimaili Chhak in Odisha's Ganjam district, late last night. According to police sources, P. Sibasankar Dora (32)... Read More

Odisha Health deptt asks OPSC to recruit 3,278 Medical Officers

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 28 -- The Health department today requested the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) to fill a total of 3,278 Medical Officer (Assistant Surgeon) posts which are lying vacant in t... Read More