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Man carries dead mother on shoulders in Odisha

Cuttack: Barely a year after Dana Majhi incident, another man reportedly carried his dead mother on shoulders after failing to get a Mahaparayana vehicle on time. As per reports, Khirod Mallick of Paiguan village in Tangi block of…

Cancer patient found hanging in Cuttack nursing home

Cuttack: A cancer patient allegedly hanged himself to death in a private nursing home at Ranihaat here today. The deceased has been identified as Rangadhar Baiti of Tihidi in Bhadrak district. Rangadhar, a driver by profession, had been…

Sarbat-Lassi: The ‘Desi’ quenchers to beat the heat!

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: With the mercury-level rising in April from the onset of summer, the Twin City denizens start making a beeline at various Sarbat and Lassi stalls. People from all walks of life enjoy these delicious drinks throughout…

Youth slits own throat over family feud

Cuttack: A youth sustained severe injuries after he allegedly slit his own throat over a family feud in Patapol area under Cantonment police limits of Cuttack district on Tuesday. As per sources, the youth, identified as Srichandi, slit…

Drumming up success: Abhishek, a real treat to watch

Cuttack: At an age when most of the kids enjoy watching cartoons or playing video games, 10-year old Abhishek Sahoo of Cuttack spends most of his time playing drums. Because of his unique talent of playing drums, Abhishek is now quite…

Youth’s murder sparks protest in Govindpur

Cuttack: Tension prevailed following a scuffle between police and locals at Govindpur area in Cuttack on Friday. A police team was reportedly manhandled by agitating locals, who were staging a demonstration over a youth’s murder.…

Naveen dedicates Madhusudan Setu to people on Utkal Dibasa

Cuttack: A trip to Dhalabewar or even to Choudwar and Dhenkanal from Cuttack will now be a smooth ride as Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the much awaited 'Madhusudan Setu' on Mahanadi river on Sunday. Patnaik dedicated…

Newborn snatched by monkey found dead

Bhubaneswar: A pall of gloom descended upon Talabasta village in Banki after body of the newborn boy, who was earlier snatched by a monkey from his parents, was recovered from a well on Sunday. According to reports, a few locals had…

Monkey snatches newborn from parents

Cuttack: Panic gripped locals after a monkey snatched a newborn boy from his parents who were sleeping inside their house at Talabasta village in Banki block of Cuttack district on Saturday Sources said, the 16-day-old child was lifted…