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Jairam backs tribal status demand by Konda Reddy community
About 25,000 people of the community mostly live in the southern district of state’s Malkangiri while another one lakh of them stay across the border in Andhra Pradesh.
March 26th, 2013 | More From Malkangiri
Thunderstorms, lightning kill seven people
The storm accompanied by strong wind and rains lashed the coastal Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapada district at about 3.30 pm and unleashed fury for about an hour.
December 13th, 2012 | More From District News
Move to prevent bird strike at airport
Kumar said there are several slaughter houses, dumping grounds, and slums close to airport boundary and local civic authorities have been asked to clear them for safe flight operations.
November 17th, 2012 | More From Khordha
Sexagenarian damages judge's car for case delays
Before he could smash other objects, the court staff nabbed him and handed him over to police
November 16th, 2011 | More From Ganjam
Seven-month fishing ban as turtles congregate
The Gahirmatha turtle sanctuary in Bhitarkanika in the district of Kendrapada, about 170 km from here is one of the world's largest turtle nesting sites, where most turtles nest every year.
October 31st, 2011 | More From KendraPara
Police recover land mine in Kandhamal
Police had earlier recovered nearly 100kg landmines planted on a road in the same area on Oct 19.
October 29th, 2011 | More From Kandhamal
Maoists attack infrastructure company camp, burn vehicles
The guerillas attacked the camp of ARSS Infrastructure Ltd at Mundher village at about 5.30 pm and torched the vehicles.
October 25th, 2011 | More From Sambalpur
Security forces destroy Maoist camp, recover explosives
According to official statistics at least 700 Maoists are active in more then half of Orissa.
April 9th, 2011 | More From Keonjhar
Gas cylinders explode in Orissa plant, two killed
Police suspect some oxygen cylinders had burst may be due to snag with the cooling system.
April 9th, 2011 | More From Sundergarh
Juvenile among two Maoists surrender in Orissa
Bhima joined with the Maoists in 2006. He was acting as section Commander for Angul and Palalahada area.
April 8th, 2011 | More From Jajpur
Orissa’s first campus-based Ravenshaw Radio to go on air
The radio station was originally scheduled to start its broadcast from April 1 on the occasion of Orissa formation day, but due to unavoidable circumstances it had to be deferred.
April 8th, 2011 | More From Cuttack
Emar Mutt head, six others held over buried treasure
The Mahant confessed that he with the help of others converted a part of the silver bricks to gold.
March 23rd, 2011 | More From Puri
Chances of justice brightens after DM’s car auction order
The high voltage drama which imitate closely with the recent Akshay Kumar movie “Khatta Mitha” took place in the district headquarter town of Bhadrak
March 7th, 2011 | More From Bhadrak
Anti-displacement group plans massive rally at Posco site
PPSS has been spearheading the movement against the project in the district of Jagatsinghpur since the Orissa government singed a pact with company on 22, June 2005.
March 2nd, 2011 | More From Jagatsinghpur
Wild life group demands probe into death of elephants
Mohanty alleged that a fact finding team led by Sanjukta Basa, the honorary wild life warden of the region visited the park last month and gathered information about the mass death of the elephants.
June 3rd, 2010 | More From Mayurbhanj
Balasore police busts inter-state dacoity gang
Police also have arrested a person for purchasing stolen valuables from them and seized six mobiles, five silver coins and weapons used in the crimes.
March 11th, 2008 | More From Balasore
Three policeman,20 Naxals killed in encounter
Two army helicopters has been put in service to locate the movement of the Naxals inside the forests.
February 17th, 2008 | More From Nayagarh
Mrunal gets Sahakar Galpa Samman 2008
Mrunal has published four novels and five short story collections. He is also well known as a columnist and a television anchor.
January 18th, 2008 | More From Dhenkanal
Congress MLA Anantram Majhi passes away
Born in January 10,1934 in a Tribal Kandh family in the village Tikiri now under the Rayagada district. Majhi joined Congress in 1962 and served the people as Sarpanch for consecutive eight years.
November 26th, 2007 | More From Rayagada
Pharma College observes annual day
The college that also celebrated 46 National Pharmacy week 2007 also introduced new PG Programme (M.pharma) for the first time.
November 25th, 2007 | More From Bargarh
District level work shop on quality education at Boudh
As per the constitution of India severy child between 6 to 14 years has the right to get primary education freely
November 21st, 2007 | More From Boudh
CII to facilitate health care in Koraput
This was announced by Parameswar Swain, Project Director, Orissa State AIDS Cell In the sideline of state level corporate sector consultation on mainstreaming HIV/AIDS
November 17th, 2007 | More From Koraput
Engineer arrested for harassing peon who kill self
This has come to light after police found a note the peon had left before he killed self.
November 11th, 2007 | More From Balangir
Female elephant sent back by Andhra dies
About 11 elephants from this sanctuary in July entered into Andhra in a herd killed at least ten people their damaging number of houses.
October 29th, 2007 | More From Gajapati
Katiyar addresses public rally at Nabrangpur
Thousands of people attended the gathering at local RCD High School ground.
October 24th, 2007 | More From Nabarangpur
Master weaver Chaturbhuja Meher gets another honour
Prof Narayan Pruseth, Chairman ‘Kalabharati Ikata Museum’ has congratulated Meher for his latest achievement.
October 7th, 2007 | More From Sonepur
Cholera outbreak suspected in Talcher area
According to Maheswar Sahu, M.L.A. Talcher, the disease may assume epidemic form if preventive actions are not taken up immediately.
September 29th, 2007 | More From Anugul
Nuapada watershed bags national award
Chilnala watershed which got the award is located in the Komna block of the district. It covers two revenue villages Choukapada and Daldali of Kurumpuri gram panchayat.
September 14th, 2007 | More From Nawapada
Pachyderms fear grip village
The wild herd has damaged at least 25 houses and standing paddy crop over 50 acres of land. Villagers said that the wild herd went berserk and destroyed everything forcing the terrified villagers of Kamamunda to shift their belongings to the school building besides spending the night in the school.
August 18th, 2007 | More From Deogarh
Orissa disabled shows way, redefines life
With all the deformity, which has confined her to bed, Jyotilata of village Durlaga under Lakhanpur Block near Jharsuguda in Orissa has redefined determination and grit.
August 11th, 2007 | More From Jharsuguda
Cop suspended for misbehaving judge, probe ordered
Arun Patnaik, the judicial magistrate first class (JMFC) at the steel city of Rourkela alleged that he was picked by a police party on Saturday night when he was standing near his official residence in that city.
April 4th, 2011 | More From Sundergarh
Three more arrested in multi crore mining scam
With the latest arrest the number of people held in the district for the crimes since January this year has increased to 340, district superintendent of Police Ashish Kumar Singh said.
December 15th, 2010 | More From Keonjhar
Patnaik says still to decide on joining NDA rally
NDA convenor Sharad Yadav earlier this week said he was in touch with friendly opposition parties including the BJD and invited their leaders requesting them to join the rally.
December 9th, 2010 | More From Khordha
BJD MP under scanner for allegedly flying over tiger reserve
Padhi said he has already gathered information from the local staffs and according to that there was no chopper movement in the area in recent weeks. “I am however waiting for the written report”.
December 4th, 2010 | More From KendraPara
Wild life group demands probe into death of elephants
Harishankar Upadhyay, the field director of the park said he can confirm only six deaths. “We found the carcasses of four- a male and a female and two calfs, and the bones of two other elephants” he said.
June 2nd, 2010 | More From Mayurbhanj
17 policemen dead in Maoists landmine blast
The dead bodies were brought to the Malkangiri town where they were paid Thursday state honour in the presence of top police and administrative officials.
July 17th, 2008 | More From Malkangiri
Iron loaded ship went aground for hours in Orissa port
It has 25 crew members. The ship was loaded with 21,400 tons of iron ore in the Paradeep port and planned to sail to China, he said.
July 9th, 2008 | More From Jagatsinghpur
Women show unity, organize Palli Sabha
“I am happy to see the initiatives taken by the women” block development officer Srimanta Mishra said. I will try to solve all their problems” he told Odisha.in
July 9th, 2008 | More From Puri
Vig nabs officials for accepting bribe in Aska
They nabbed two clerks while they accepting bribe from a pensioner
May 5th, 2008 | More From Ganjam
LIC field workers to stage protest at Delhi
According to the state unit of NFIFWI, while the field workers in the private insurance sector are thriving, the development officers of LIC are neglected a lot, even though the later give more business than any other insurance agencies.
March 4th, 2008 | More From Balasore
Naxal attack police establishments, 15 killed, arms looted
A group of over 100 naxals, including women cadre, entered the district town in trucks and Bolero vehicles , with bombs and firearms carried out the attack killing 13 police personnel, including two women, and a civilian besides causing injuries to 16 persons.
February 16th, 2008 | More From Nayagarh
Jatish fails to lure his own area men
Mohanty repeated his earlier announcement that Samrudh Orissa will field candidates to contest in all the 21 Lok Sabha and 147 Assembly constituencies in Orissa.
January 29th, 2008 | More From Jajpur
Two Maoists killed in encounter, arms seized
The police recovered 3 SLR and two 303 Riffles from the deceased Maoists, according to Sanjay Kumar, Superintendent of Police, Sambalpur.
January 6th, 2008 | More From Sambalpur
HJS blames Congress for Kandhamal violence
"World Vision NGO and it chief Radhakanta Nayak, who is also a Rajya Sabha member of the Congress was the main conspirator in the issue and attack on Swami Laxmananda Saraswati was a pre-planned effort by Nayak and his men," they said.
December 27th, 2007 | More From Kandhamal
High Police official's sexual escapade caught red-handed by wife.
The officer, was allegedly having sexual escapade with a lady named Sujata when wife of the senior IPS reached the Circuit House at about 11 in the night and knocked the door.
December 10th, 2007 | More From Cuttack
Western Orissa lawyers object high court bar's stand
Establishment of a high court bench in western part of the state was a long standing demand of people. When the government is initiating steps the high court bar is opposing to it which is unfortunate, lawyer leader Sirish Balhava Mishra told Odisha.in.
November 21st, 2007 | More From Bargarh
Tension in hospital after patient's death, road blocked
On Friday morning, Kulamani Bhoi, father of the girl rushed to the house of the doctor after conditions of Sulkuna deteriorated. However, it is alleged that the doctor ignored the plea of Bhoi and refused to attend his daughter.
September 14th, 2007 | More From Sonepur
Balangir police nab two dreaded criminals from Cuttack
Last year this gang had killed a four-wheeler driver and took away a Bolero.
September 14th, 2007 | More From Balangir
Tribal leader escapes attack
Sources said, Majhi was traveling in his jeep along with three others and near a culvert three unknown persons tried to over take the vehicle after firing at the jeep and hurling a number of hand bombs. They then immediately vanished away from the spot.
September 13th, 2007 | More From Nabarangpur
Students unrest in SIET, asked to vacate hostels
SIET has placed notice and forced students to vacate hostels failing disciplinary action will be taken against the students involved in indiscipline activities.
September 11th, 2007 | More From Dhenkanal
Case lodged against doctor for 'controversial' eye removal
Meanwhile the doctors in the district and Indian Medical Association (IMA) have expressed their resentment against the police action and the patients' behavior.
September 10th, 2007 | More From Bhadrak
Lions club honours teachers
The teachers who were facilitated are Rukmini Panda of Badachandili School, Sadhana Bisnoi, of LPS.Public School, Sanjabani Das of LPS High School, K Trinath Rao of Ugratara High school and R. Kesaba rao of Gopabandhu High school, Chandili.
September 8th, 2007 | More From Rayagada
Snakebite kills couple
hey were found dead in the morning. However, their dead bodies continue to languish in the village and could not be shifted to Deogarh hospital for autopsy with flooding of river Tikra and river Auli.
August 18th, 2007 | More From Deogarh
Man eats live snakes
He eats snakes to draw the attention of local people and wants to be discussed among them.
August 13th, 2007 | More From Anugul

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