Crime

Rath Jatra Fiasco: 2 Servitors Arrested, 8 Declared Absconders

By Odisha Story Bureau, Puri: Today, Odisha Police declared 8 servitors, as absconders, issues posters with their photos. According to Puri SP Sarthak Sarangi’s information, these 8 servitors are on the run, since cases registered with police against them. On the other hand, police arrested 2 more servitors, Brundaban Pujapanda and Surya Narayan Pujapanda, for misbehaving […]


Coal Scam: RSPL & 3 Officials Found Guilty

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: A specialCBI court on Tuesday held the Delhi-based Rathi Steel and Power Ltd. and three of its officials liable of deceiving the Coal Ministry while getting the Kesla North coal hinder in Chhattisgarh dispensed to the organization. This is the second to reach the conviction stage from among a […]


Sexual Assault Charge against 7 DPS Teachers

By Odisha Story Bureau, Damanjodi, Koraput: Last year a student of standard IX from Delhi Public School (DPS) Damanjodi in Koraput district of Odisha, Lalita Prasida Sripada Srisai has won the ‘Community Impact Award’ at the prestigious Google Science Fair in California. She developed a low-cost water purifier which uses corn cobs in a very […]


Make the CCTNS More Citizen Centric: Chief Secretary

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar:  Make the Crime & Criminal Tracking Network System ( CCTNS) more citizen-centric incorporating  common service delivery based online applications directed Chief Secretary Sri Aditya Prasad Padhi while presiding over the State Apex Committee Meeting held in secretariat conference hall today.  Sri Padhi further directed to  prepare a  list of  the […]


Dhaka Cafe Attack: 4 JMB Militants Arrested

Dhaka, Bangladesh: Four Islamist militants of the banned homegrown JMB group, including its top regional head, were arrested on Thursday, who authorities said were responsible for Bangladesh’s worst terror attack on a cafe in which 22 people, mostly foreigners, were killed. The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided a hideout of militant outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh […]


Odisha IAS Officers’ Association Condemns servitors’ Misconduct With Puri Collector

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha IAS Officers Association  condemns servitors’ misbehaviour with Puri collector. IAS Officers Association   Secretary Vishal Dev demands stern action against the accused servitors’. Dev said that IAS Officers Association will bring the matter to the notice of the government. He said that the IAS Officers Assn to take up […]


Action on Puri Servitors: 6 Arrested, 9 Suspended

By Odisha Story Bureau, Puri: Six servitors have been arrested by the police for creating a ruckus and attacking media persons leading to disruption of the Niladri Bije ritual of Lord Jagannath and his siblings while nine other servitors have been placed under suspension from Srimandir service for violating the ban on climbing the chariots and misbehaving […]


It’s Not Nice: Horrifying Photos from NICE Attack

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: 84 people dead and more than 200 injured Initial vision out of Nice emerged on social media, with many users posting video footage of panic immediately after the truck had mowed down dozens of innocent bystanders. Here are few images filed from various reputable news agencies and from social media.


ISIS Attack in France: 75 Dead

Nice, France: A truck crashed into a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France, on July 14 in an apparent terrorist attack. About 75 were dead and 100 more were injured. There were dead bodies everywhere. Death toll kept climbing. A truck rammed into the crowd over a long distance. A man then emerged […]


“There was No Crossfire in Kandhamal”

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: “There was no crossfire in Kandhamal.” Chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) P L Punia said. On Thursday (14th July), after visiting Kandhamal to conduct an on-spot inquiry into the police firing during an anti-Maoist operation on July 8 that led to the death of five innocent persons […]