Tag: Angul

Elderly woman hit by bullet during firing practice

Angul: An elderly woman was injured after being accidentally hit by a bullet during a firing practice session by Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel at the Saradhapur police training center (PTC) ground in Angul district on Wednesday. As per reports, the injured identified as Badani Mishra (79) of Saradhapur village was seated in front […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha teacher canes students for hanging out

Talcher: A teacher of the Govt ITI College in Talcher allegedly chased students and caned them on college premises today for hanging out and chatting together. Students have lodged a complaint at the Talcher Police Station against the concerned teacher. As per the complaint, while a group of students were discussing their demands for an […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Reality bites: People of Aredas village still in dark age!

Basic amenities such as electricity, drinking water facility and road connection continues to be a distant dream for at least 100 tribal families

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Driver's mysterious death sparks tension in Angul

Angul: Tension prevailed in Angul after body of a driver was recovered from an oil tanker cabin under Jarapada police limits in the wee hours on Saturday. The body of the deceased, identified as Gyanendra Dehury, was found inside the cabin of the oil tanker that was parked in front of a roadside dhaba in […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
In a first, Royal Bengal tiger being relocated to Satkosia from MP

Bhubaneswar: A Royal Bengal tiger from the Kanha Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh is on its way to the Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Odisha’s Angul district in a special vehicle. It is for the first time that a wild cat is being relocated to a different state in the country. The relocation is a part […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
New tigers for Satkosia only after weather improves

Bhubaneswar: The Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Angul will receive six tigers from Madhya Pradesh once there is an improvement in the weather conditions, Chief Wildlife Warden, Sandeep Tripathy informed today. Speaking to media, Tripathy said six tigers aged below 3 years have already been identified at the Kanha National Tiger Reserve in the neighbouring State. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha will be steel hub of India: Union Minister of Steel

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister for Steel Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh on Saturday said that the innovative coal gasification process created by Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) which is first of its kind initiative in the world that will help Odisha in becoming a steel hub in the days to come. Singh dedicated four core steel […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Rape Shame continues! 12-year-old girl raped in Angul, accused held

Angul: In yet another incident of sexual assault against minor girls, a 12-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man at Khantapasi village under Pallahara block in Angul district Thursday. The accused, identified as Guru Badra of nearby Barihamunda village, has been arrested by police. The incident came to the fore after the survivor along […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Traders observe 12-hour bandh in Athmallik

Angul: Demanding immediate arrest of the accused who robbed a businessman in Athmallik area of Angul yesterday, Traders’ Association members observed a 12-hour bandh in the town today. While shops and other business establishments have remained closed, vehicles have stayed off roads due to the protest. Normal life in the locality and its nearby areas […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Three persons killed by sons in separate incidents in Odisha

Angul/Deogarh: In a set of two separate bizarre incidents, three persons including a couple were killed by their sons in separate incidents in the State last night. In Angul, a man and wife were beaten to death by his son Dukhishyam Baghar in Barapadar village under Kishorenagar police limits in Angul district. Police have detained […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Miscreants loot Rs 10 lakh from cement dealer at gun point

Angul: Four unidentified miscreants allegedly looted Rs 10 lakh from a cement dealer at gun point near Gangaram Chhak in Athamallik town of Angul district in wee hours on Thursday. The incident occurred when cement dealer Mahesh Agarwal had just opened his shop at around 4.30 am today. The four miscreants entered Agarwal’s shop on […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Child Theft Rumours: Man beaten up by locals in Angul

Angul: Even though the Odisha police has issued an advisory on child-theft suspicion asking people not to take law into their hands, an unidentified man was mercilessly beaten by locals at Lingaraj Munda Basti under Kaliari police station in Angul district suspecting him to be a child lifter on Sunday. According to reports, while the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Caught stealing red-handed, thief thrashed in Angul

Angul: A thief was mercilessly beaten up after locals caught him red-handed while stealing at Dhipasahi-Tasara area under Jarapada police limits in Angul district on Saturday night. As per reports, the accused had managed to barge into the Dhipasahi-Tasara Primary School at around 10 pm yesterday. Locals caught the thief while he was trying to […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha man performs black magic in hospital to cure wife

  Angul: Still some people tend to choose superstition over medical science and no matter how surprising it may be in this age, such incidents keep on surfacing in Odisha. In one such incident, a man brought a black magician to the district headquarters hospital in Angul today to heal her wife’s snake-bite wound. The […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
1 killed, 24 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Bargarh/Angul: One person was killed and 24 others were injured in separate road mishaps in the State this morning. In the first incident, a youth was killed and 16 sustained critical injuries after a pick-up van rammed into a bridge at Ghess in Bargarh district. All the injured persons have been rushed to the Bargarh […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021