Tag: Jagatsinghpur

Woman poisons two sons, self

In a shocking incident, a woman consumed poison after poisoning her two minor sons at Punanga village under Sadar police limits in Jagatsinghpur district today

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
PS member death: Irate mob damages police van

Ersama: Tension ran high in Ersama block in Jagatsinghpur district today after irate locals gheroaed the police station and damaged two police vans following the death of a Panchayat Samiti (PS) member.

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
NKS cries conspiracy in midnight arrest of 14 members

The Nabanirman Krusak Sangathan (NKS) on Monday alleged there was a conspiracy behind the arrest of 14 of its members – nine in Jagatsinghpur and five in Jajpur – in a midnight operation on Sunday on charges of locking the office of the district Collector

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Justice Bhabani Prasad Ray cremated

Jagatsinghpur: Justice Bhabani Prasad Ray, who died yesterday, was cremated at his native place Biridi in Jagatsinghpur district today. Earlier in the day, Ray was given a guard of honour on the High Court premises before his body was taken to his native place at Biridi for cremation. Judges of the High Court, the Advocate […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Late Justice BP Ray given guard of honour in HC

Cuttack: Justice Bhabani Prasad Ray, who died yesterday, was given a guard of honour on the High Court premises here today before his body was taken to his native place at Biridi in Jagatsinghpur district for cremation. Judges of High Court, Advocate General, members of High Court bar association and other bar councils members were […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
National leaders to attend Biju birth centenary on Mar 5

Paradip: The birth centenary of former chief minister Biju Patnaik will be celebrated in a grand manner here on March 5. The Biju Memorial Trust, which has been celebrating the birthday of the late leader, informed newsmen today at a press meet here that the event will not be a party programme but solely a […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Woman, daughter killed in fire mishap in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: A woman and her four-year old daughter were killed in a fire mishap at Dhanura Belari village under Balikuda police limits in the district on Sunday morning. The deceased have been identified as Sandhya Sethi (mother) and Priyanka Sethi (daughter). According to sources, the girl sustained 85 per cent burn injuries in the accident. […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Posco pulls plug on Odisha, puts $12bn Jagatsinghpur project on hold

Bhubaneswar: South Korean steel giant Posco has put on hold its USD 12 billion steel project in the State due to delays in various regulatory approvals. “We are tentatively suspending the Odisha (India) project due to lack of any progress,” Posco Chairman and CEO Kwon Oh Joon said. “Business conditions at home and abroad have […]

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Sunstroke death toll mounts to 63 in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The sunstroke death toll in Odisha went upto 63 even as monsoon covered the entire state by third week of June. The collectors of different districts have so far confirmed deaths of 63 persons due to sunstroke in recent months, a communication from the special relief commissioner’s (SRC) office said today. “The collectors sent […]

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Dacoits loot judge’s ancestral house

In another case of a judicial official being burgled, dacoits struck at the house of a judge in Kania village under Balikuda police limits in the district last night

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Lord Jagannath’s ‘daru’ brought to ground

Bhubaneswar: The Daru (holy neem tree) meant for making of the idol of Lord Jagannath was axed after conclusion of Yajna Purnahuti held at Kharipadia near Raghunathpur in Jagatsinghpur district this evening. The Yajna process continued for last two days. The Swatri Brahamans conducted the Purnahuti today paving the way for the felling of the […]

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
'Let Posco pay up first, rest comes later'

The State government today clarified that it would give details of utilisation of the amount to South Korean steel major Posco only after getting dues of Rs 54 crore towards land premium from the company

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Dama Rout vows to checkmate CM Naveen, BJD

Bhubaneswar: After levelling a string of allegations against various departments of the State government a few days ago, senior leader Damodar Rout on Monday threw a ‘checkmate challenge’ at Odisha Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik. Training his guns at Patnaik, Rout said that he will not allow any Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
On final journey, INS Viraat makes port call in Odisha

On its farewell journey on the east coast, Indian navy's aircraft carrier INS Viraat made a call at the Paradip port in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
Three felicitated in Jagatsinghpur for helping accident victims

Kendrapara: Police today felicitated three people of Jagatsinghpur district for coming to the aid of road accident victims last month. Three residents of Raghunathpur town- Saroj Das, Raghunath Moharana and Dinanath Singh – were given cash incentives and certificates for extending help to shift as many as 19 road accident victims to a hospital on […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021