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January 2018

Will Bijepur Change Anything?

Rarely has an Assembly election received so much of attention – and for so long. The spotlight turned to this little known constituency in Bargarh district soon after the untimely demise of sitting Congress MLA Subal Sahu on August 22 last…

‘Murdered’ by in-laws, woman returns after five years!

Kendrapara: In what came as a shock to the villagers and family members alike, a married woman of Khandeipada village in Kendrapara, who was allegedly murdered by in-laws five years back, was caught by her husband while getting married to…

Illegal coal mining revenue going to BJD’s fund: BJP

Bhubaneswar: Launching a scathing attack on the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), the Bharatiya Janata Party today alleged that the ruling government is shielding the mining leaseholders, engaged in illegal mining in Odisha, for vested interests.…

Nobody dare misbehave with women on my set: Shah Rukh Khan

Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, known for his chivalrous attitude, says nobody has dared to misbehave with a woman on his film sets. The actor, who was feted with a Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum summit in Davos along with…

Bangladesh ‘tree man’ trapped in hospital for two years

Dhaka: Abul Bajandar, better known as Bangladesh's "tree man" for large bark-like warts on his body, remained in hospital on Wednesday, with doctors saying he might need fresh surgeries in coming days. Bajandar, 27, has been living in a…