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Odisha: Accused allegedly commits suicide in custody

Odisha: Accused allegedly commits suicide in custody

An accused has allegedly committed suicide in custody at the Rajgangpur Police Station in Odisha. Reportedly, the accused had hung himself inside the toilet of the Police station. Following the incident, tensions rose near the police stations and a police force has been deployed to contain the situation. Khashoggi murder:[Read More…]

Orissa HC grants bail to Abhijit Iyer Mitra

Orissa HC grants bail to Abhijit Iyer Mitra

Bhubaneswar: The Orissa High Court on Wednesday granted bail to defence analyst Abhijit Iyer Mitra, who was arrested for making derogatory remarks on Odisha and its culture. The bail paves the way for the release of Iyer Mitra, who has been lodged in Jharpara jail for over 40 days. Madhya[Read More…]

Former Odisha MP dead

Former Odisha MP dead

Bhubaneswar, Former Rajya Sabha member Baishnab Charan Parida died at a private hospital here on Thursday. He was 77. He was diagnosed with cancer and was undergoing treatment at the hospital, family sources said. Born in Srirampur in Jajpur district on February 15, 1941, Parida was elected to the Rajya[Read More…]

Modi condoles Odisha bus tragedy

Modi condoles Odisha bus tragedy

New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condoled the death of seven passengers who lost their lives in the Mahanadi bridge bus accident in Odisha on Tuesday. “Condolences to those who lost their loved ones due to the bus accident in Cuttack. May the injured recover at the earliest,”[Read More…]

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