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Dalit Woman Commits Suicide After Killing 3 Children in Odisha

NABARANGPUR: A Dalit woman allegedly poisoned her three children, set her house on fire and committed suicide apparently due to poverty at a village in Odisha’s Nabarangpur district, a police officer said today. The incident took place yesterday at Dongariguda village under Kosagumuda Block of the backward district, Nabarangpur Superintendent of Police, Jugal Kishore said. […]

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Another case of tender fixing, extortion lodged against D-brothers

Bhubaneswar: Another case against the dreaded gangsters Sushant and Sushil Dhalasamant was lodged at Chauliaganj Police Station in Cuttack on 06/04/2016 Wednesday. A contractor had lodged a case of tender fixing and extortion against the Dhalasamant brothers Meanwhile, the police have proposed to cancel the registration of Cuttack Nagar Yuvak Sangha, which was started by Sushil. Notably, […]

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Odisha traders may end strike as govt promises to look at withdrawal of VAT

Odisha traders, who are not allowing import of essential food items from other states to protest against imposition of VAT, are likely to withdraw their strike as state Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat has assured that he will look into the matter. The Federation of All Odisha Traders’ Associations (FAOTA), however, did not make any […]

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Another Land Grab case against Ramesh Jena

Berhampur : Berhampur police on Saturday registered one more case of land grab against former Sanakhemundi Congress MLA Ramesh Jena. Talking to media persons, Berhampur SP Ashish Singh said the police has registered a new case (No 54/16) relating to a land garb. “Along with Ramesh Jena, police has registered cases against R Murali Mohan, […]

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Key D-Brothers aide Bhola Bhagat sent to Choudwar Jail

Cuttack : The court of Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) here on Saturday sent Bhola Bhagat, a close associate and business partner of the Dhalasamant brothers, to Choudwar Circle Jail after the commissionerate police made no move to take him on a fresh remand. Talking to media persons here, Cuttack DCP Sanjeev Arora said the […]

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Odisha Govt to Set up 16 New Industrial Estates

Bhubaneswar: The State Government has a proposal to set up 16 new industrial estates at different cities. This was informed by the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Minister Jogendra Behera in the Assembly on Thursday. He said this in response to a question of Congress MLA Kailash Chandra Kulesika. Minister Behera said that while the […]

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