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Kunduli gangrape: Maoists call for Odisha Bandh on Jan 25, 26

Bhubaneswar: Maoists supported the ongoing Odisha Bandh by Congress against the ghastly Kundli gangrape incident and announced to observe Odisha Bandh on its own for two days on January 25 and 26.

According to reports, the Koraput-Srikakulam Divisional Committee of the CPI (Maoist) supported the Odisha Bandh by Congress. The unit said it would too observe bandh in protest against the incident of gangape and subsequent suicide of the victim.

Minor girl gang raped in Rourkela, 3 held

Rourkela: Three days after a minor girl was allegedly gang raped in Vedavyas area in Rourkela in the district, police today arrested three persons in ...

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 73

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik turned 73 today. However, Patnaik avoided an extravagant birthday celebra...

Two dead, 2 hurt in head-on collision of trucks in Balasore

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision of two trucks near Chapulia ...

10 critical as bus falls off bridge in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: At least 10 passengers sustained critical injuries after a private bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and fell from a ...