Tag: Niali

From Cook to Farmer: Odisha Man Scripts Inspiring Success Story 
From Cook to Farmer: Odisha Man Scripts Inspiring Success Story 

Suryakant Padhi, a resident of Dihasithalo village of Sithalo Panchayat under Niali block in Cuttack district, who has proved the age-old saying, ‘When the going gets tough, the tough get going’.

Watch: 4-Year-Old Climbs Atop Mobile Tower In Odisha, Rescued

Cuttack: Averting a major mishap, the fire fighters of Adaspur rescued a four-year-old boy from a mobile tower after a grueling operation that lasted for nearly an hour on Monday. As per reports, a cellular tower located at Patasundarpur village under Cuttack’s Kantapada block turned to be the centre of attention for hundreds of locals […]

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Pulwama Terror Attack: 2 Years On, Govt Promises For Odisha Martyr's Village Remain Unfulfilled

Cuttack: Even as the country observed the second anniversary of Pulwama terror attack remembering the valour of 40 jawans who laid down their lives for the nation on this day two years ago, the native village of Manoj Behera who was one among the martyrs is still crying for administrative attention. The government had made […]

Breach In Canal Causes Flash Flood In Cuttack Village, Repair Work On

Cuttack: A usual weekend suddenly turned scary for hundreds of villagers in Barimunda under Niali block of the district as they had to spend a sleepless night on Sunday after a breach on the northern side of the nearby Kakatpur branch canal here triggered flash flood in the region. Till last reports were filed, there […]

Matric Supplementary Exam: Errors In Marksheet Leave Student In Lurch

Cuttack: A student from Niali area of Cuttack on Friday brought serious allegations of several glaring mistakes in the markesheet of his Matric Supplementary Examination, which was released by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Odisha on Thursday. The student identified as Bikash Swain from Sithalo Nodal High School under Niali block expressed his displeasure […]

‘Wrong’ Injection Kills Minor Girl, Family Ransack Nursing Home In Cuttack

Cuttack: The death of a nine-year-old girl soon after she was administered an injection at a nursing home sparked tension at Niali area of Cuttack district on Sunday. Alleging that ‘wrong injection’ was administered, the girl’s family members ransacked property inside the nursing home. As per reports, Seema Nayak, the minor girl from Garada village […]

Miscreants decamp with Rs 35 lakh in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A group of miscreants looted cash worth Rs 35 lakh from a car near Phulnakhara square of Bhubaneswar today. The incident occurred when some employees of Indian Overseas Bank were transporting the cash to Bhubaneswar from Niali in a private car. As per reports, five to six masked miscreants intercepted the car and looted […]

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Man attacks sister-in-law over land dispute in Cuttack

Cuttack: A woman sustained critical injuries after being allegedly attacked by her brother-in-law over a land dispute at Pahanga village in Niali area of Cuttack district on Wednesday night. According to sources, one Ganeswar Barik had a long standing land dispute with his younger brother Jogesh Barik. The ongoing dispute between them took an ugly […]

BJP announces candidates for 4 Assembly constituencies in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) on Wednesday announced candidates for four Assembly constituencies–Champua, Bhograi, Basta and Niali. Senior leader and former minister Raghunath Mohanty, who joined the BJP at the saffron party’s Odisha headquarters in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday, has been fielded from Basta constituency. Raghunath had joined the BJP at party’s Mishrana Parba in the […]

Body of Odia labourer arrives from Kuwait; Jay Panda pays tribute

Bhubaneswar: Body of an Odia labourer who died in Kuwait arrived in Bhubaneswar today. The deceased identified as Papina Lenka from Podana village of Niali area in Cuttack, was engaged as a plumber in Kuwait. After the body arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BJIA), former MLA Baijayant Jay Panda paid his tributes and […]

Mysterious death of minor girl in Niali leaves whiff of honour killing

Cuttack: Mysterious death of a minor girl who was also cremated by the family members in Gothapatana Village under Niali Block of Cuttack district has raised suspicion of honour killing allegedly over the love affair of the deceased. Following complaints, Niali police today detained the girl’s uncle, aunt along with two others from the family […]

Youth arrested for posting ex-girlfriend's obscene pics on Facebook

Bhubaneswar: Kharavela Nagar Police on Wednesday arrested a youth and forwarded him to judicial custody allegedly for blackmailing his ex-girlfriend and uploading her obscene pictures on social media. As per sources, the youth has been identified as Subasis Routray from a village under Jalalpur police limits of Niali in Cuttack. “The youth was continuously blackmailing […]

Bolero Niali bomb attack
Miscreants hurl bombs on BJD leader's vehicle

Cuttack: In a bizarre incident, unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at a Bolero vehicle at Polsara village near Niali of the district Sunday evening. As per sources, the vehicle, identified to be of a local BJD leader, was stationed at the village when suddenly miscreants hurled bombs at it and fled. Sources said the Bolero has […]

Bombs hurled at Sarpanch’s house in Niali 

Niali: Unidentified miscreants allegedly hurled bombs at the residence of Pokharigaon Sarpanch Bhagirathi Mallick in Niali block of Cuttack district last night. According to sources, the miscreants also opened fire in the air in Pokharigaon and Ghanapur villages before fleeing the spot. One Arakhita Das of Pokharigaon village sustained minor injuries in the incident. While […]

‘Mysterious’ animal kills 13 more sheep in Niali

Niali: Thirteen more sheep were allegedly killed by the mystery animal at Badakorkor village in Nuagaon Panchayat under Niali block of Cuttack district last night. According to reports, the sheep kept inside a shed were found dead today morning. The sheep deaths resurfaced with 19 sheep deaths reported from different places of Niali in the […]