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Odisha youth 'stabs woman to death for opposing advances to daughter' 
Odisha youth 'stabs woman to death for opposing advances to daughter' 

The accused was seething with anger to take revenge over the past incident. In the evening, he reached Bharati’s house and stabbed her multiple times, leaving the victim dead. 

Missing toddler Pihu’s mother requests Odisha CM, DGP to allow her to meet PM Modi 
Missing toddler Pihu’s mother requests Odisha CM, DGP to allow her to meet PM Modi 

Missing toddler Pihu’s mother, Monalisha Nayak has urged the Odisha CM to allow her to meet PM Narendra Modi, who is visiting Jajpur district tomorrow.

Burglars strike yet another house in Bhubaneswar, throw challenge to police 
Burglars strike yet another house in Bhubaneswar, throw challenge to police 

Cases of house break-ins & thefts are increasing in Bhubaneswar, leaving the Commissionerate Police at its wit's end. 

Inter-state job scam: Odisha EOW nabs another accused from Andhra Pradesh
Inter-state job scam: Odisha EOW nabs another accused from Andhra Pradesh

The inter-state job racket was being run from Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad but was operating in at least 6 States - Odisha, Jammu & Kashmir, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

Bengaluru Cafe Blast
Bengaluru Rameshwaram cafe blast case handed over to NIA

The sleuths of NIA, RAW and NSG have visited the blast site and gathered inputs.

Youth murdered over money inside lost wallet in Odisha's Mayurbhanj
Youth murdered over money inside lost wallet in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

While Rama claimed there was only Rs 550 in the purse, the youths claimed there was Rs 1300, leading to a fight between them.

ASI Arrested While Taking Bribe In Cuttack
Assistant Sub-Inspector caught taking bribe in Cuttack

As per initial reports, Sarangi had allegedly demanded money from the complainant to relax Sections in the case registered against him. The complainant had subsequently sought help from the Vigilance and a trap was laid.

Car Damaged In Bomb Attack
Bombing in Bhubaneswar's Niladri Vihar damages car, probe launched

As per reports, the miscreants wearing helmets came on a Pulsar bike and hurled two bombs at a parked car before fleeing the spot.

  • Saturday, 02 March 2024
Missing Odisha Plus II girl student found dead; murder suspected 
Missing Odisha Plus II girl student found dead; murder suspected 

The body of a missing Plus II first-year girl was recovered from a bush, a few yards away from her house at Mangalpur under Sadar police limits of Dhenkanal on Friday. 

Groom picked up by police during marriage in Bhubaneswar after first wife files complaint 
Groom picked up by police during marriage in Bhubaneswar after first wife files complaint 

In a dramatic turn of events, police swooped down on a marriage pandal and took the groom straight to the police station in Bhubaneswar on Friday. 

  • Friday, 01 March 2024
BSF Jawan Loses Over Rs 4 Lakh To Cyber Fraud
Credit card fraud: BSF jawan loses over Rs 4 lakh to cyber fraudsters in Odisha

Though the incident occurred in January, the BSF jawan on Friday lodged a formal complaint with the cyber police station in Bhubaneswar after making an online complaint.

Sandeshkhali accused Sheikh Shahjahan’s aide arrested from Odisha’s Rourkela
Sandeshkhali accused Sheikh Shahjahan’s aide arrested from Odisha’s Rourkela

The aide has been identified as Amir Ali. He was arrested from the Sector-3 area of Rourkela, informed Rourkela SP Mitrabhanu Mohapatra. The SP said that a Central team arrested Amir Ali on Wednesday night from Rourkela. 

Thefts in Bhubaneswar apartments: Police bust inter-state gang, arrest nine
Thefts in Bhubaneswar apartments: Police bust inter-state gang, arrest nine

As per reports, police seized nearly 1kg of gold and silver ornaments and cash of Rs 3.20 lakh from them. Police said the accused are involved in several loot cases at different places in Bhubaneswar. After loot, the accused used to flee to Chhattisgarh or Mumbai where they enjoyed a lavish life by spending the booties.   

Married woman 'stabbed to death for refusing to elope' in Odisha 
Married woman 'stabbed to death for refusing to elope' in Odisha 

A married woman was stabbed by a youth at Jharana Nagar under Capital police limits in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday night. The victim succumbed to her injuries on Wednesday night, police said on Thursday. 

  • Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Murder
Cuttack Badambadi loot case: One person arrested by police 
Cuttack Badambadi loot case: One person arrested by police 

A person wanted for robbing a roadside fruit seller in the Badambadi area of Cuttack was arrested by police on Monday. 

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