14-ft-long python rescued in Odisha's Puri

Puri, Oct. 28 -- A 14-feet-long python was rescued at Manitri village under Delanga block of Odisha's Puri district late last night. Some villagers initially spotted the reptile near a river and info... Read More

Dispute over bursting crackers on Diwali claims youth's life in Odisha capital

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 28 -- A youth was allegedly killed following a dispute over bursting of crackers during Diwali celebrations near Sundarpada under Airfield police limits in Odisha capital last night.... Read More

Fire mishap: Man burnt alive inside house in Odisha's Keonjhar

Keonjhar, Oct. 28 -- Fire mishap claimed life of a person as he was burnt alive inside his house near Sadha Chhak under Soso police limits in Odisha's Keonjhar district late last night. The deceased ... Read More

Over 100 shops gutted in fire mishaps on Diwali night in Odisha

Sambalpur/Balasore, Oct. 28 -- More than 100 shops were gutted at two different places in Odisha due to fire mishap during Diwali night yesterday. A major fire broke out at a vegetable market at Golb... Read More

Three of a family killed in road mishap in Odisha's Keonjhar

Keonjhar, Oct. 28 -- In an unfortunate incident, three members of a family were killed in a road accident in Odisha's Keonjhar district today. As per sources, an SUV ran over the three members of a f... Read More

Woman SI suspended for dereliction of duties in Odisha

Angul, Oct. 28 -- A woman Sub-Inspector of Colliery Police Station in Angul district was suspended on charge of dereliction of duties today. DIG (North Central Range) Narasingha Bhol put SI Sumitra P... Read More

Odisha announces Rs 10 lakh cash award for 'best performing' doctors

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 28 -- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced a cash award for doctors and health care professionals employed in government-run facilities in the state. As per the anno... Read More

Odisha: BJP Mahila Morcha gheraos SCW office over VLW death

Bhubaneswar, Oct. 28 -- Alleging that the Chairperson of Odisha State Commission for Women Minati Behera did not carry out an impartial probe into VLW Smitarani Biswal's death case, BJP Mahila Morcha ... Read More

Fourth-time lucky Andaman man rescued off Odisha coast says ordeal

Puri, Oct. 28 -- Sea adventure might be the most interesting fairy tale narrated by grandma. But, the struggle for survival without food and water after being lost in the deep sea could only be descri... Read More

15 injured in bus-truck collision in Odisha's Cuttack

Cuttack, Oct. 27 -- As many as 15 persons were injured due to a head-on collision between a bus and truck near Bank Chhak in Tangi on NH-16 this afternoon. Of the total injured, condition of four per... Read More