Tag: Nilagiri

Unseasonal Rain Adds To Winter Chill, Damages Crops In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Cloudy weather coupled with moderate rainfall, particularly in the western and southern districts have added to the chilling cold conditions hitting the normal life of people across the State. According to the Regional Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar, a trough line created in the interior parts of the State going straight through north Odisha is […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Days Before Wedding, Odisha Youth Murderously Attacked Over Suspected Love Affair

Balasore: In a gruesome incident that has become the talk of the town, three unidentified miscreants allegedly inflicted deep wounds on the body of a youth with a blade in Nilagiri area on Friday. The victim Manoj Behera had reportedly gone to Kalijhati area to invite some guests to his marriage scheduled on January 19. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
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 […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Covid-19 Casts Shadow On Centuries Old Traditional 'Bali Nayak' Sport Of Nilagri

Balasore: ‘Bali Nayak’ sport of ancient Kalinga city Nilagiri, is organised during the Dussehra festival. Since the early 18th century, this sport has been an integral part of Navratri celebration in Nilagiri. Bali Nayak sport is a modern Tag alike game which is played on a ground involving two or more players’ chasing other players […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Elephants wreak havoc
Jumbos From Jharkhand Wreak Havoc In Odisha's Nilagiri

Balasore: The human-elephant conflict seems to getting worse in Balasore’s Nilagiri forest range as locals continue to witness destruction of crops in acres of land. Reason, a herd of over 40 elephants has been wreaking havoc in the area for the last one week. According to sources, the pachyderms from Dalma forest in Jharkhand entered […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Odisha: Minor Girl Dies After ‘Rape And Poisoning’ in Balasore

Balasore: In a shocking incident, a 13-year-old minor girl in Balasore’s Nilagiri area was allegedly poisoned after she was raped by unknown miscreant. The girl was rushed to a hospital in Balasore where she died during treatment. As per the complaint lodged at the Nilagiri Police Station, the girl was raped by a miscreant while […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Brick kiln
Nilagiri Minor Girl Rape And Murder: Childline Members Meet Victim’s Family

Balasore: In a new twist to the alleged rape and murder of the 13-year-old girl in Nilagiri, a Childline team on Saturday said that the victim was engaged at the brick kiln as a child labourer. During their visit, the delegates discussed about the incident with the victim’s family members after conducting an on-the-spot investigation […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Odisha: Man Kills Friend After Losing In Card Game

Balasore: Upset over his defeat in a card game, a man allegedly stabbed one of his friends to death in Odisha. The shocking incident has been reported from Gudikhania area under Niligari police limits of Balasore district. The deceased has been identified as Kuna Bhol. As per reports, Kuna was playing cards with one of […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021