Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal MLA Pravat Tripathy was interrogated by the Central Bureau of Investigation for close to an hour in connection with the Artha Tatwa chit fund scam here on Friday.
Puri: A girl student of Saraswati Sisu Vidya Mandir at Satyabadi area of Puri district was killed and 24 other students were injured when a wall adjacent to the school collapsed while the students were rushing out after the school hours on Thursday.
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, on Monday, felicitated the six sportswomen -- athletes Srabani Nanda, Dutee Chand and hockey players – Deep Grace Ekka, Namita Toppo, Lillima Minz and Sunita Lakra, who had represented India at the Rio Olympics.
Cuttack: Fearing arrest in the quadruple death case of Parala king Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deb’s former manager Anang Manjari Patra and three of her siblings, MLA K Suriya Rao has filed an anticipatory bail plea.
Sambalpur: The 12-hour bandh in the western Odisha on Friday took an ugly turn as the supporters and opponents of the bandh clashed violently with each other.
Boudh: At least 30 persons were injured when a bus in which they were travelling overturned and fell off a bridge near Manamunda on NH-57 here late on Thursday night.
Banki: Protesting against the students’ clash that took place at the Banki Autonomous College recently, locals of the area called a 12-hour bandh on Thursday.
Bhubaneswar: Mild seismic tremors were felt in various parts of the state on Wednesday.
Bhubaneswar: Football prodigy Chandan Nayak , boarded the flight to Germany to undergo training at Bayern Munich, one of the most iconic football training club.
Berhampur: A dreaded criminal was injured in a police encounter in Badakharida village under Kabisuryanagar police limits in Ganjam district late on Tuesday night.