Man arrested for abducting & killing minor nephew over love affair

Ganjam, Jan. 16 -- Police on Wednesday arrested a man on charges of his 7-year-old nephew after abducting him from his house in Gosaninuagaon area on January 12. According to information, the accused... Read More

Devotees in large numbers arrive in Bhadrak to attend 'Makar Mela'

Bhadrak, Jan. 15 -- With the beginning of seven-day-long 'Makar Mela' at Maa Dappanaikani Peetha in Ishwarpur village under Tihidi block of Bhadrak on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, devotees in larg... Read More

Mukteswar Dance Festival kicks off in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 15 -- The annual 3-day Mukteswar Dance Festival was kicked off yesterday at the sprawling lawns of Mukteswar temple in Bhubaneswar. The festival, inaugurated by Bhubaneswar North ML... Read More

Three-day Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Literary Meet inaugurated

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 12 -- The fourth edition of Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Literary Meet (TSBLM) kicked off here on Friday. The three-day literary fest was inaugurated by renowned poet Jayanta Mahapatra in ... Read More

Goons posing as patients loot doctor in Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur, Jan. 12 -- Four miscreants impersonating as patients and attendants allegedly looted cash, gold ornaments and other valuables from the house of a doctor in Nabarangpur town on Friday. Ac... Read More

Three Nesco officials arrested on scraps theft charges

Balasore, Jan. 12 -- The Sahadevkhunta police on Friday arrested three officials of North Eastern Electricity Supply Company of Odisha Limited (NESCO) on charges of stealing scraps worth lakhs of rupe... Read More

CBI raids fuel filling station of Tito's wife in Kendrapara

Kendrapara, Jan. 11 -- The officials of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday raided the fuel filling station registered in the name of Benazir Bibi, wife of arrested gangster Syed Usm... Read More

22 children rescued while being trafficked to outside State

Malkangiri, Jan. 11 -- As many as 22 minors including girls were rescued by the Childline officials while allegedly being trafficked to outside the State in Malkangiri district on Thursday. All the c... Read More

Four shelter homes raided in Malkangiri

Malkangiri, Jan. 10 -- Continuing its drive against illegal shelter homes, the officials of Malkangiri district administration raided four shelter homes at MV-7 village in the district on Wednesday. ... Read More

Odisha DGP urges govt for 2nd police district in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 10 -- Keeping in view the exponential growth of the capital city and ensuring better policing for its denizens, Odisha DGP RP Sharma today urged the State government to create anothe... Read More