Tag: Balangir

Four of family from Odisha hacked to death in Chhattisgarh
Four of family from Odisha hacked to death in Chhattisgarh

While police recovered the body of Bholanath from his house, bodies of his wife and children were found in a farmland in a pool of blood.

  • Friday, 30 September 2022
‘Book Minister’
Mamita Murder Case: Congress’ Randeep Surjewala's Demands Before Odisha Govt

Congress’ National Spokesperson Randeep Surjewala met the family members of murdered lady teacher Mamita Meher on Thursday and demanded the Odisha government to take strict action.

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  • Thursday, 28 October 2021
Celebrating Nuakhai
Nuakhai Festival In Western Odisha Is A Tribute To Nature

The traditional agrarian festival of Nuakhai is celebrated in Odisha with much splendor. People in the western part of the state celebrate and worship nature during the festival. Nuakhai is celebrating the oneness of nature and people.

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  • Thursday, 09 September 2021
For Manmohan Panda, business & social commitment go together

By Surya Narayan Pradhan Bhubaneswar: Like other businessmen, he too wants to make profits. But what distinguishes Manmohan Panda, a 31-year-old entrepreneur from Nabarangpur district, from others of his ilk is his desire is to contribute to the economic development and progress of the society.  He seeks to do this by making  the youth of the State, especially women […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Sorcerer attempts to resurrect dead boy in Bolangir DHH

Bolangir: In yet another case of black magic in hospital premises, family members of a 15-year-old boy, who died of snake bite, took help of a sorcerer to resurrect the deceased in Bolangir district headquarter hospital Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Madhu Payasingh of Digasira village under Sindhekela police limits in the district. According […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
EOW to take over 4 cases against arrested contractor Banti

Bhubaneswar: The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Odisha Crime Branch will take over four out of 19 cases registered against arrested Bhawanipatna-based blacklisted superclass contractor Banti Agarwal and his family. The rest 15 will be considered as special cases and will be investigated with assistance of the EOW, said sources. Nuapada SP Parmar Smit […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Tissue paper instead of tablets in medicine strip!

Balangir: Exposing poor healthcare services in the State, a woman of Bileisarada village under Puintala block in the district was shocked to find tissue papers in a medicine strip instead of tablets, on Saturday. According to reports, the woman patient, identified as Sita Rana, consulted a doctor for some ailment. The doctor prescribed a tablet […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Gangtok Road Mishap: Bodies of Four Odias reach village

Balangir: The dead bodies of four Odias, who were killed in a road accident in Gangtok recently, reached here late on Friday night. A pal of gloom descended on Talpalipada village of the district when the dead bodies arrived here for burial. The deceased have been identified as Michael Bag, his wife Minu Bag, daughter […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
distress sale of Onion
No distress sale of onion in Odisha, says Minister

Bhubaneswar: Rebuffing media reports, food supplies and consumer welfare minister Surya Narayan Patro on Monday said there is ‘no distress sale of onion’ in western Odisha. Following reports of distress sale of onions by farmers in districts like Balangir, Kalahandi, Nuapada and Deogarh, a three member team comprising officials from the food supplies and consumer […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Sunstroke toll rises to 10 in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Sunstroke toll climbed to 10 in Odisha with the death of one person reported from Sambalpur on Thursday. While scorching heat gripped most parts of the state, Titlagarh remained the hottest place recording 45.5 degree Celsius. The number of heat-related deaths, which stood at nine till yesterday, climbed to ten this summer following one […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Heat wave sweeps Odisha, Titlagarh sizzles at 47 deg C

Bhubaneswar: Odisha continue to sizzle under intense heat with Titlagarh in western region of the state becoming the hottest place recording 47 degrees Celsius today, highest in the state so far this summer. The entire state virtually turned into a boiling cauldron as the mercury breached the 43 degrees mark in at least nine places […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Odisha sizzles under intense heat wave

Bhubaneswar: Odisha continue to sizzle under intense heat despite marginal drop in some areas as the mercury breached the 40 degrees Celsius mark in 12 places today. The maximum temperature stood at 45 degrees Celsius at Bhawanipatna, Balangir and Titlagarh, making these places the hottest in the state. Sonepur came close second recording 43 deg […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
WannaCry attack: One more case at Titilagarh Utkal Gramya Bank

Bolangir: Even as a three-member team of the cyber cell of State Crime Branch reached Berhampur today to probe into the WannaCry Ransomware attack in the Berhampur city hospital, another such cyber attack was detected in Bolangir district. According to a complaint filed by the bank authorities, computers at the Utkal Gramya Bank at Titilagarh in […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Heat wave sweeps Odisha; Balangir, Titlagarh turns into boiling cauldron

Bhubaneswar: Heatwave conditions continue to prevail across the State today with Balangir and Titlagarh recording the highest temperature of 46.5 degree Celsius. As many as six people have reportedly died due to sunstroke so far. The mercury breached the 46 degrees mark at four places, 43 degrees at ten places and 40 degree mark in […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Heatwave intensifies in Odisha, Balangir hottest at 46.2 deg C

Bhubaneswar: Heatwave conditions intensified in many parts of Odisha today with Balangir recording the highest temperature reading of 46.2 degree Celsius, where five people have reportedly died due to sunstroke so far. The state, particularly western Odisha, virtually turned into a boiling cauldron as the mercury breached the 45 degree celsius mark at six places, […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021