The first year MBBS student in Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital in Bolangir, who was a native of Haryana, had fallen to death from the hostel roof on April 22.
As if the soaring temperature was not enough, the hour-long frequent unscheduled power cuts have made lives miserable.
In the closed-door meeting held, sources say, the CM has asked the observers to submit reports within 10 days.
While talking to journalists in Bhubaneswar, Routray said, “The decision regarding who will be the OPCC president and the Pravari for the State is entirely within Naveen Patnaik’s discretion.”
Terming the eviction drive launched in their village as illegal, the villagers of Udaynagar put up a strong opposition to it while demanding permanent land documents under Jaga Mission
The BJP MP said, “The construction of the ROB, though started in 2013, has not yet been completed. However, keeping in view the sufferings of people, the Railway department has been asked to complete it...
In Khordha town, the unscheduled power cuts have come as a double whammy for the residents who are already struggling to cope with the scorching heat.
However, due to one or the other reason, this historical place is fast losing its identity.
Amit Jain says the circumstances have forced him to take this ultimate decision.
Lalit’s father Belarsan Sahu and his brother Biranchi Sahu on Thursday visited Jharsuguda police station to lodge a written complaint, declaring that his son died by suicide.
One of the family members was even subjected to a punishment of rubbing his nose in his spit in full public view.
Sitting on the delta of Tel, Suktel and Mahanadi, Sonepur district once used to feel proud of the Mahanadi’s vast water and the somnolent breeze.
In such scheme of things, toeing the adage 'early bird catches the worm', the ruling BJD has launched preparations in right earnest to spruce up its organisational strength before the title fight in 2024 elections.
In order to ensure that the buses engaged by educational institutions to transport students must follow road safety regulations, the regional transport office (RTO), Koraput launched an inspection drive on Wednesday.
While Congress Legislature Party leader Narasingha Mishra is fighting the case to give justice to the slain lady teacher’s family, his son Amarendra is appearing as special PP in the lower court.
More than half of the total numbers of accused arrested in vigilance cases are walking out free.
The investigating officer, S K Behera, has been replaced by an inspector-ranked officer attached with the district Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) who will now probe the case.
The Special Branch of the State Intelligence department said that it had alerted the Police Commissioner, DCPs of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar and SPs of all the districts through an e-mail that some 40,000 agitators were...
On the one side, police file shows the man as Pradeep Sahu, an habitual offender, while on the other, one of the families identifies him as Debendra Choudhary having no criminal antecedents.
People concerned about the project believe the design of the project might have been intentionally altered by the makers after stiff protest by the Opposition.