A woman in Odisha was tied to a pole and beaten up by villagers on April 14. Satyabhama Behera reportedly leads a self-help group and helps women in distress. H...
According to reports, four elephants were killed in Odisha’s Jharsuguda district in the wee hours on Monday after a speeding train ran over them. Reports ...
The girl was returning home from a community function at Kherana village on Saturday when a 48-year-old man allegedly dragged her to a lonely place and committed rape, police said.
In a shameful incident, a four-year-old girl has allegedly been raped by a youth in Nilagiri area of Balasore district, said police on Sunday.The girl was allegedly raped after being lured with chocolates by a youth and her private parts were mutilated.
Protesting against the proposed visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Odisha, Maoists resorted to mayhem at Doikalu railway station in Rayagada district of Odisha at around midnight on Thursday.
Armed naxalites resorted to a blast inside the station and also damaged engine of a goods train. Several trains were detained due to this violence. Maoists left behind handwritten posters at Doikalu station. The posters opposed the policies of Modi government and Naveen Patnaik government. Through a poster they also protested against visit of the PM to Odisha on April 15 and 16 to attend BJP’s national executive meeting.
According to station master, S.K. Parida, about 15 to 20 armed Maoists had entered the station at around 12.15 a.m. They pushed out the railway officials and bombed. Another group of Maoists had stopped a goods train that arrived at the station. It is suspected that they tried to blast the engine of the goods train. The attackers escaped from the spot at around 2 a.m.
Odisha: Deprived of hearse service, father carries dead daughter on shoulder | The Indian Express indianexpress.com
The ordeal of Gati Dhibhar is similar to Dana Majhi, a man who carried his dead wife on shoulder for 13 kilometres.
Bhubaneswar, Oct 18: As many as 19 people have died and over 100 were left injured in a major fire broke
out at Bhubaneswar's Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital. The fire have started at the dialysis ward in the first floor and subsequently spread to the ICU and other nearby wards around 7 pm. DGP (fire services) Binoy Behera said, "We suspect the fire occurred due to an electric short circuit in the dialysis ward."
According to initial reports, 22 people were declared dead by privately-owned AMRI Hospital and government-owned Capital, where the patients are admitted after evacuation. Later Chief Secretary of Odisha, Aditya Padhi has confirmed that 19 people were killed during fire. All the patients have been evacuated and are being treated in other hospitals, with most patients admitted in AIIMS Bhubaneswar.
If this man can be ignored....why should we mind Ignorance atall.
Class 3 dropout Padma Sri winner Haladhar Nag
He is a famous poet from Western Odisha. He is class 3 dropout but a great poet. There are four PHd papers on him. BBC made a documentary on him as well. His life and work is a case study in Harvard University. This year he was awarded with the Padma Sri. Many may not be knowing, he was nominated for Nobel Prize for Literature in the year 2008.
Down to earth and a great human being.
He is humble and never wore a footwear in his entire life. Salutes to this great human being & pray for his pen to continue to inspire millions across the world with his powerful writings. Chira Namasya Padmasri Haladhar Nag.
A man walked 10 km with his wife's body on his shoulder, his 12-year-old daughter by his side in one of India's poorest districts in Odisha.
Dana Majhi's 42-year-old wife Amang Dei died of tuberculosis at the hospital in Kalahandi on Tuesday night.
At least 30 people were killed and eight injured when a bus carrying over 40 artistes of an opera team fell down a 300-feet gorge in Odisha's Deogarh district on Sunday evening, officials said.
30 Killed After Bus Fell Into A Gorge In Odisha