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Man hit with arrow; hospitalised

Keonjhar: A youth sustained critical injuries after being hit by an arrow at Chandaposi village of Harichandanpur block in Keonjhar district over a family dispute. The incident took place last evening after a verbal duel ensued between…

Villagers tie 2 youths to pole for attempting loot

Joda: Two youths were tied to an electric pole by villagers in Hundula under Joda police limits of Keonjhar district alleging them to be involved in a robbery bid from a house in the village. Later police reached the spot and took the duo…

Elephant Herd Enters Keonjhar Villages; Locals Panic

Keonjhar: A herd of wild elephants from Jharkhand today sneaked into villages of Keonjhar district triggering panic among locals in the area. No casualty or damage has been reported yet. The jumbos later entered the adjoining Rajia…

3 killed, 7 hurt in bear attack; Bear too beaten to death!

Keonjhar: Tension ran high at Bhalupahadi Sahi in Khadiadiha village in Keonjhar district after three persons were killed and seven others, including two forest officials, sustained injuries in a bear attack Monday morning. Infuriated, the…

Two arrested on charges of raping minor girl in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Two dumper drivers were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly raping a minor girl near Daribahala forests under Bamebari police limits of Keonjhar district. The incident took place when the girl was returning to her village from…

3 timber thieves arrested in Anandpur

Keonjhar: The Forest department staff today arrested three timber thieves who were felling trees in Ataei reserve forest under Anandpur wildlife division in Keonjhar district. The arrested persons have been identified as Mochiram Murmu,…

International Women’s Day: Tale of true-to-life role models

Bhubaneswar: Sulochana Behera of Tikarpada, Keonjhar, every morning visits her farm with hoe and plough on shoulders. After her husband's demise 10 years back, she had the responsibility of two children. Sulochana has become a role model…

Miscreants loot jewellery, cash from temple in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Miscreants looted gold and silver ornaments worth over lakhs of rupees from a Durga temple located near Keonjhar bus stand last night, police said today. As per reports, some miscreants broke open the gate of the temple last…

25 injured as bus falls off Ghati in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Over 25 people, including children, sustained multiple injuries after a bus in which they were travelling fell off Kanjipani Ghati in Keonjhar district late last night. According to sources, the mishap took place yesterday…