Crime


Aska Congress candidate Loses Life And Election

Bhubaneswar: Congress candidate from Aska Assembly seat in Ganjam district, Manoj Jena who was shot by unknown miscreants three days ago died yesterday. He also lost the election battle as Congress secured third position in Aska. At least four motorcycle-borne miscreants fired at the 37-year-old Congress leader in Lanjipalli area under Baidyanathpur police station limits in […]


Congress’ MLA Candidate Shot At In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Hours before counting for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections begins in Odisha, the Congress candidate for Aska Assembly constituency in the state and one of his associates were shot at by six unidentified assailants at Berhampur in Ganjam district late this evening. Congress candidate Manoj Kumar Jena and his associate, Anil Kumar Swain, were […]


Odisha: Man Kills Two Wives, Hangs Himself

Bhubaneshwar: Marriage is considered to be bound by love and respect for each other. A man however, defied the same after he killed his two wives. A tribal man, the accused, allegedly murdered his wives and committed suicide after that. The incident took place in the Mayurbhanj district of the Tadikisole village. The accused was […]


Jharsuguda: Minor Raped By Police, SP Says No Clue

Jharsuguda: The Superintendent of Police yesterday said he does not have any clue about the case where a 15-year-old girl allegedly raped by four police personnel from Jharsuguda. Aswini Mohanty, Superintendent of Police, Jharsuguda told reporters, We got to know this through media reports and immediately contacted Telco police station. We have not received any clue […]


Odisha Man Held For Looting Foreign Nationals

Mumbai: An Odisha man and other two persons were arrested by Mumbai police for looting cash and other valuables from three foreign nationals in Mumbai. The accused from Odisha has been identified as Santosh Behera while two others were revealed as Mahesh Lokhande and Suraj Kalbhaire. Sayed Miskteen Sadat from Afghanistan along with two other associates […]


Z Estate’s Crane Falls On Somu Villa, Ruins 7 Houses

Bhubaneswar: In a horrific incident, a crane being used in construction of a high-rise building of Z Estate Construction Company in Bhubaneswar fell on nearby houses on May 3. The accident happened due to strong winds making landfall in Odisha. The incident showed negligence on the part of builder of Z One Towers in Raghanathpur area […]


Spurious Liquor In Bhadrak: 9 Dead

Bhadrak: Spurious liquor took 9 lives in Nimaisahi village under Daulatpur Panchayat in Tihidi police limits in Bhadrak. Earlier 8 persons have been died consuming the liquor, while another death has been reported today morning. The locals in the area had consumed liquor in celebration of Elections concluding in Odisha. Later, several complained of uneasiness and […]


EVMs Vandalised In Jajpur, Bhadrak

Bhubaneswar: The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) have been shattered at two different polling booths during the fourth phase elections in Odisha. An EVM was reportedly vandalised at booth no. 173 in Dharmashala of Jajpur district today. Similarly, following a dispute between the workers of two political parties, an EVM was vandalised at booth no. 273 […]