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Woman, 6-Yr-Old Daughter Found Dead At In-Laws' House, Family Alleges Murder

A woman and her six-year-old daughter were found dead at Patapur village under Khordha Town Police limits on Tuesday.

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Odisha: Norwester Claims Two Lives In Ganjam

Berhampur: A ten-year-old boy and his grandfather died at Brahmana Chai village under Ganjam district’s Sheragada block after a huge tree uprooted by strong Norwester winds fell on their house.…

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'Brilliant' Indian Origin Cryptocurrency Expert Found Dead In New York River

New York: The body of a “brilliant” Indian origin cryptocurrency expert has been found floating in the Hudson River in this city, according to media reports. Shuvro Biswas, 31, was…

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Choudwar: Elderly Man Trampled To Death By Elephants, Locals Demand Compensation

Choudwar: Jumbo menace continues to haunt residents in several parts of Odisha with the death of an elderly man in elephant attack being reported from Kujibara village in Agrahat gram panchayat in Cuttack district on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Ratnakar Behera. According to reports, Behera had gone to cut paddy crops in […]

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Labourer Stabbed To Death On Utkal University Campus

Bhubaneswar: Police have recovered the body of a labourer who was found dead on the premises of Utkal University campus here on Thursday night. The deceased, who was engaged in a construction work in the campus, has been identified as Budhuram Singh. According to sources, Budhuram was stabbed to death by a co-worker after a […]

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Elephant Tramples Man To Death In Odisha's Sonepur

Sonepur: Tension gripped Hatipahula village under Ulunda Range in the district after a man was trampled to death by a wild elephant on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as one Ugrasena Bhoi. According to reports, a herd of around 40 elephants entered the village late last night and wreaked havoc by destroying paddy crops. […]

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Mayurbhanj : Woman Trampled To Death By Wild Elephant

Mayurbhanj: In yet another case of man-animal conflict, a woman was allegedly trampled to death by a wild elephant at Rasgovindpur village in the district on Tuesday. As per the reports, the victim had gone out of her home in connection with some work this morning when she was allegedly attacked by an elephant. A […]

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Tension Grips Nilagiri Over Contractual Worker’s Death

Nilagiri: Tension prevailed on premises of Nilagiri hospital here on Monday after a contractual worker was electrocuted to death while working on top of an electric pole. The deceased has been identified as a resident of Naranpur village under Berhampur Police limits. As per the report, the contractual worker fell down from the top of […]

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Acclaimed Ollywood Actor Ajit Das Passes Away

Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia film actor Ajit Das passed away while undergoing treatment at a private hospital here on Sunday. He was 71. He was admitted to the hospital after testing positive for Covid-19. An alumnus of National School of Drama (NSD), Das had acted in over 60 Odia films and produced many plays. Born in Mayurbhanj […]

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Remembering Legendary Jatra Actor Mahendra Das Aka Viku Seth

Bhubaneswar: Legendry Jatra actor Mahendra Das aka Viku Seth, who passed away at an early age of 55, will always be remembered for his memorable dialogues and performance in the play ‘Saguna Basichi Dena Melai’ and many others. He was an acclaimed jatra artist. People loved his character in ‘Saguna Basichi Dena Melai’ so much […]

Man Hacked To Death For Protesting Against Liquor Mafia!
Cuttack: Man Hacked To Death For Protesting Against Liquor Mafia!

Cuttack: A man died after being hacked with sharp weapons by some unidentified miscreants in Harijansahi under Banipada panchayat in Choudwar area late Tuesday night. Reason, he dared to raise his voice against people involved in illegally manufacturing and selling alcohol in his locality. A group of women of Harijansahi approached the local police outpost […]

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Sanatan Rath, The Brain Behind Brain Surgery In Odisha, No More

Cuttack: Eminent neurosurgeon Dr. Sanatan Rath passed away today at the age of 86 in his Cuttack residence. He was suffering from cancer and other old-age related complications for quite some time, his family sources said. Prof. Sanatan Rath was born on July 25, 1934. After completing his Master of Surgery in Neurosurgery from Christian […]

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US Ambassador apologises after Mahatma Gandhi's statue vandalised in US amid George Floyd death protests

New Delhi: US Ambassador Ken Auster apologised to India after Mahatma Gandhi’s statue outside the Indian Embassy in Washington D.C. was vandalised by miscreants during the ongoing George Floyd protests. “So sorry to see the desecration of the Gandhi statue in Wash, DC. Please accept our sincere apologies. Appalled as well by the horrific death […]

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Tragedy In A Crisis! Odisha Woman Lights Husband's Funeral Pyre

Bhubaneswar: When the dark cloud of COVID19 pandemic is eclipsing the world, the grim realities that individuals have to endure often go unnoticed. But these poignant stories often tell an inspiring tale. For Amiyabala, losing her husband a year after losing her only son was a tragedy that could not have been more tragic. A […]

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Odisha man dies as hospitals ‘refuse’ treatment during lockdown; wife, daughter spend night with body on road

Bhubaneswar: Though we are following social distancing as a precautionary measure to protect ourselves from Coronavirus, it seems some of us have distanced ourselves from humanity completely. In one such heart-wrenching incident, Rabindra Nayak of Basudev Nagar in Rasulgarh area of Bhubaneswar died allegedly after being denied treatment, while his wife and daughter had to […]

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Odisha Youth Administered 'Wrong' Injection, Dies

Dhenkanal: Medical negligence can sometimes lead to deadly consequences. In one such incident, a youth died allegedly after being administered a wrong injection by a doctor at a private clinic in Dhenkanal. As per reports, the youth Amir Kumar Jena, a resident of Baulpatna village under Odapada block of the district was admitted to the […]

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Bhubaneswar Airport Mishap: Four Including Construction Firm Chief Arrested

Bhubaneswar: Hours after the roof of an under-construction terminal linkage building collapsed at Bhubaneswar airport leaving one dead, the Commissionerate Police arrested four persons including the chief of the company engaged in the construction of the building. As per police sources, Dillip Khatei, chief of Dilip Constructions Pvt Ltd which is executing the construction work; […]

Eight persons killed in separate road mishaps across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of Odisha government’s announcement to make traffic rules stricter from March 1 in a bid to reduce the number of accidents, as many as eight people died today in separate road accidents across several districts of Odisha. In Sambalpur, four persons were killed while six others were injured after a […]

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DEO Arrested A Month After Recovery Of Teacher’s Body From His Residence 

Koraput: Almost a month after a teacher was found hanging in the official quarter of district education officer (DEO) in Koraput, a special squad of police have arrested the DEO Pramod Panda from Cuttack in connection with the case. Earlier, two persons were arrested by Koraput police over the incident. On December 8, Chittaranjan, a […]

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Four killed, two injured in separate road mishaps across Odisha

Berhampur/Balasore: On the first day of the new year, as many as four persons lost their lives in separate road accidents across Odisha. In Ganjam, three persons died on the spot and two others suffered critical injuries after their bikes fell off Kochinada bridge under Digapahandi Police limits. As per reports, the victims were travelling […]

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Odisha Congress Smells Foul Play Behind Former Zilla Parishad Chairperson Death

Rayagada: The Congress party has raised suspicion over the death of former Rayagada Zilla Parishad president, Purushottam Gamang, who died on December 25 reportedly in a road accident. Claiming that neither there was any injury mark on Gamang’s body nor his bike was broken after the accident; Congress MLA Tara Bahinipati alleged foul play and […]

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One Killed, Three Injured In Odisha During NH Widening Work

Angul: One labourer lost his life while three others suffered critical injuries after the roof of a shop collapsed on them during an eviction drive today in Budhapank area under Banarpal Police limits of Angul district. The deceased has been identified as Sipu Sahu while the injured are Ajit Sahu, Jayant Sahu and Dhaneswar Muduli. […]

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Odisha Trader Lodges 'Fake Loot' Complaint To Evade Taxes 

Jharsuguda: In order to evade taxes, people resort to various illegal methods little aware of the age old proverb that ‘nothing is certain but death & taxes.’ In one such incident, a trader in Sarbahal area of Jharsuguda, has put himself in trouble by lodging a fake complaint of cash robbery to evade taxes. As […]

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6 Killed In Separate Road Mishaps In Odisha

Keonjhar/Baripada/Rourkela: As many as six persons were killed in separate road accidents in Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Sundergarh districts. In Keonjhar, a man, his 5-year-old daughter and 3-year-old son were killed after the motorcycle they were travelling on was hit by a car near Ganesh Bhawan under Joda Police limits of the district. The driver of […]

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Suicide or Murder? Odisha Youth 'Set On' Fire Inside School

Jagatsinghpur: A youth lost his life after suffering severe burn injuries inside a school in Daagaon village under Balikuda Police limits of Jagatsinghpur on Saturday. However, the reason behind the death of the youth is still shrouded in mystery. As per reports, some local residents of the village heard screams from the school last night […]