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March 17, 2018

Prohibitory orders under Sec 144 clamped in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: As a measure to maintain law and order, the district administration has clamped prohibitory orders under Sec 144 of CrPc in Bhadrak town ahead of Ram Navami celebrations. “The district administration has imposed prohibitory…

Teacher rakes up bribery allegation against Pandian

Bhubaneswar: Former District Inspector of Schools, Aska has alleged that IAS officer V. Karthikeyan Pandian had demanded Rs 2 lakh bribe per Scheduled Tribe Sikhya Sahayak applicant for CT training when the bureaucrat was the collector of…

President advises lawyers to be ‘voice for voiceless’

Cuttack: President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday advised the lawyers of the nation to be a voice for the voiceless and bring justice to the most deprived. "It would be a travesty of our republican ethic if a poor person did not get the…

Maoists hold huge ‘Praja Meli’ to mobilise public support

Malkangiri: While the government is on a mission to crush left wing extremism (LWE) threat, Maoists organised a ‘Praja Meli’ (Villagers Assembly) in a bid to mobilise public support in their favour. According to sources, nearly three…

This Odisha woman found mention in President’s speech!

Cuttack: While describing how women are benefitting from various welfare schemes, President Ram Nath Kovind cited the example of an Odia woman in his speech during the inauguration of Anand Bhawan Museum and Learning Centre in Cuttack…

Man strangulates wife, burns body

Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, a man strangulated his wife to death and then burnt her body. The incident was reported today from Batadei slum area under Mancheswar police limits in Bhubaneswar. The accused has been identified…

Missing Rourkela youth’s body found under bridge

Rourkela: A youth who was missing since March 13 was found dead under a bridge on NH-143 near Hariharpur in Kuanrmunda area of Sundergarh district. The deceased has been identified as Arjun Gop, a resident of Rajgangpur who lived on rent…

Contractor hacked to death with swords in Ganjam

Ganjam: In a gruesome murder, a man was hacked to death by unidentified miscreants today at Nuagaoun village under Kabisuryanagar police limits of Ganjam district. The deceased has been identified as Pitabas Mallick, a contractor. As…