Tag: Odisha Latest News

road accident Jharkhand
3 of Odia family killed in road accident in Jharkhand

Bhubaneswar: A pall of gloom has descended in Barbil area as three members of a family were killed and two others sustained grievous injuries after a car in which they were travelling collided head on with a truck on Nuamundi-Jagannathpur road in Jharkhand late Friday night. As per sources, the incident occurred when one Rabindranath […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
boy chained by grandma rescued in Cuttack
Minor boy chained by grandma rescued in Cuttack

Cuttack: Cuttack ChildLine officials today rescued a 10-year-old boy from his house in Niladri Vihar area under Chauliaganj police limits here. He was allegedly kept in captivity, tied with a chain by his grandmother for the last two months, reports said. As per sources, the boy’s father had died some years ago while his mother […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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One killed, 30 injured in two separate road mishaps in Odisha

Ganjam: One person was killed and 30 others sustained grievous injuries in two separate road accidents in Khallikote and Tarasingh area of Ganjam district on Saturday. The first incident was reported when a trawler hit a passenger bus from behind on National Highway-16 near Bhejiput Chhak under Khallikote police limits late last night. As per […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
One killed as car falls into well

Athagarh: In a tragic incident, a man was killed when a car he was driving fell into an open well near Jenapada under Athagarh police limits here on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Biswajit Sahu. As per sources, the mishap occurred this morning when Sahu was on his way to Jenapada from Icchapur […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Ratha Yatra
Ratha Yatra 2021: Odisha Police Draw Security Blue-Print, DGP Appeals To Puri Residents

The Odisha police have prepared a detailed security blue-print for the world famous Ratha Yatra at Puri scheduled to be held on July 12.

  • Sunday, 04 July 2021
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3 killed, 10 injured as school bus plunges off Chandahandi Ghati in Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur: In an unfortunate incident, three people were killed and ten others sustained critical injuries after the school bus they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell into a gorge near Chandahandi in Jharigaon block of Nabarangpur district today. Initial reports claimed the bus belongs to Sri Aurobindo Integral Education Centre and it […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
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1 dead, 6 injured in Ambulance-Autorickshaw head-on collision

Keonjhar: One person was killed and six others sustained critical injuries after an auto-rickshaw collided head-on with an ambulance near Jamunanda on Anandapur-Karanjia road in Keonjhar on Thursday. As per sources, the incident occurred last night when the auto-rickshaw passengers were on their way to Thakuramunda area from Kathakata to watch ‘Jatra’. It was so […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
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Woman, neighbour commit suicide after found together in one room

Cuttack: In a bizarre incident, two persons including a woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves last night after they were locked in a room from outside by her family members in Kendupatna Khanda village in Salepur. What’s more shocking is that the other person happens to be their distant relative and their neighbour- Bhanja […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
4 killed, 13 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Balasore/Dhenkanal: At least four persons were killed while 13 others sustained critical injuries in separate road accidents in Balasore, Deogarh and Dhenkanal districts of Odisha. As per police sources, two people died and another sustained injuries when the motor-cycle they were riding was hit by an unidentified vehicle near Naharpatna on NH-60 under Balasore Sadar […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
NIT Rourkela Asst Professor, Wife Found Dead Inside House

Rourkela: Mystery shrouds the death of R Jaybalan, an Assistant Professor of Life Sciences Department in National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela and his wife Malvi Kesavan whose bodies were recovered today from inside their official quarters on the premises of the institute. Finding the door of the house locked from inside since last two […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Odisha Cricket Association Election
Sanjay Behera Elected Odisha Cricket Association Secretary

Cuttack: The battle for control over Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) concluded with Sanjay Behera being elected secretary of the association in the election of the office bearers held today. Sanjay Behera, son of former OCA secretary Ashirbad Behera, got 45 votes out 75 while his nearest rival Naba Patnaik could poll only 25 votes. A […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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One of Separated Odisha Conjoined Twins, Kalia Put On Ventilator Support

Cuttack: The condition of Kalia, one of the separated conjoined twins, is critical and he has been put on ventilator support at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. SCB officials informed that Kalia’s condition deteriorated yesterday and was immediately provided with necessary oxygen support. “After conducting necessary tests, we found that Kalia is suffering […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Centre Comes Up With New Mechanism To Extend Benefits Under PM-Kisan in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After not getting the desired support from Odisha and West Bengal, the Centre has now come up with a new mechanism to extend benefits of its ambitious Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) yojana to the intended beneficiaries. The Centre has recently opened the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi portal where the farmers can […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Weather Alert: Thunderstorm and Lightning warning issued for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre. Bhubaneswar today issued thunderstorm and lightning alert and heavy rainfall warning for several districts in the State. As per the latest weather bulletin, thunderstorm and lightning is likely to occur in the districts of Kalahandi, Khurda, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Cuttack, Sundergarh, Mayurbhanj and Boudh. Besides, heavy rainfall is likely to lash […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
New Bank Timing
Banks To Operate From 10AM To 4PM: SLBC Meeting In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In what could possible benefit the customers during the festive season, a high-level bankers panel has approved uniform business hours for all the public sector banks. As per the revised directive, all the banks will have common business hours from 10 AM to 4 PM. The revised bank timings will come to effect from […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021