Soro: In a spine-chilling incident, a pregnant woman was allegedly raped at Singhakhunta village in Soro area of Odisha’s Balasore district on Tuesday night. According to sources, the accused, identified as 22-year-old Kumpander Nayak of the village, abducted the pregnant woman from her house and raped her at his place. He allegedly committed the act […]
Balasore: At least two dead and four critically injured on sunday when a truck crashed ambulance near Lakshannath Tollgate. According to sources, the mishap happened when a truck collided with an ambulance coming from West Bengal carrying a patient. Two killed while other four were rushed to hospital in critical condition.
Balasore: Congress national president Rahul Gandhi, yesterday during his Odisha visit, launched a scathing attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over rising unemployment in the country. Rahul also called his party’s proposed NYAY scheme a surgical strike on poverty. While addressing a poll rally at Remuna in the Balasore Lok Sabha constituency, Rahul said, Under […]
Bhubaneswar: India successfully test-fired nuke-capable ballistic missile Agni-V from Dr Abdul Kalam Island off Balasore coast yesterday. This is the seventh trial of the indigenously developed missile. This nuclear capable 3-stage missile has a Length of 17 meters and Width of 2 meters. It’s Nuclear warhead is of 1.5 tonne. It has advance features with higher reliability, longer shelf life, less […]
Bhubaneswar: Members of BJP Mahila Morcha members visited Good News India shelter homes in state to investigate the situation. Yesterday a team headed by Mahila Morcha state vice-president Sushama Biswal visited two shelter homes in Bhadrak-Balasore and accused that both the homes were still functioning illegally. In a press release BJP informed that the team […]
Balasore: Due to heavy rain the hospital in Balasore has been affected badly. Rain water is seen inside the hospital. The corridors of the hospital are watery and the patients are bound to cross them while stepping in the water.
By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Health and Family Welfare minister Pratap Jena blamed political influence over new medical colleges in Odisha. Though he didn’t utter any name, he hinted ill intention of an union minister trying to stop new medical colleges in Bolangir and Balasore. He said, the name of the politicians would be revealed […]
By Anil Dhir, Bhubaneswar: The Statue of Lenin being toppled in Tripura is very much in the news. But both Gandhi and Lenin exist peacefully in one small corner of rural Odisha, which Indian politicians should take note of. This is perhaps the only place in the world where the Marxist and the Mahatma have […]
By Odisha Story Bureau, Balasore: Altogether 2250 micro entrepreneurs and SHGs were trained today in Digital Marketing Skills by facebook under their “Global Boost Your Business” programme at Balasore. This was the second programme under the ‘Boost Your Business’ series, under which Facebook in partnership with Government of Odisha through MSME Department and Project Misssion […]
By Odisha Story Bureau, Balasore: Can carry a one-tonne nuclear warhead over a distance of 4,000 km A week after the successful test of long-range ballistic missile Agni-V, today another strategic and ballistic missile, Agni-IV has been successfully test fired from Abdul Kalam Island, Balasore, Odisha. Agni-IV is a surface-to-surface, two-stage missile which is 20 […]