India  /  Published 04.09.22

Elephant dies of electrocution in Odisha

In a tragic incident, a female elephant died after reportedly coming in contact with a live electric wire in the Dhenkanal district of Odisha on Saturday, around 140km from the state capital Bhubanesw...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

News  /  Published 08.08.22

CISF head constable alleges ‘mental torture’ by colleagues

However, some people in Mishra’s native village in Odisha said on Sunday Mishra had some issues with superiors over leave. Police officers who are probing the case said that according to their ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Subhashish Mohanty in Kolkata, Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 20.07.22

Doctor held for taking bribe

The Odisha vigilance on Tuesday arrested a government doctor for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 11,000  from a LIC agent to countersign the death insurance claim form of a deceased policy ho...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 30.04.22

Odisha to get maiden rail overpass for animals

Besides, unwanted growth along the strip of transmission line will be eradicated and food availability for herbivorous will be improved. “The said land (overpass) will be managed as suitable ha...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Odisha  /  Published 10.11.18

Odisha acts to end electrocution of elephants

After the electrocution of seven elephants in Dhenkanal district, forest authorities in the district have asked the energy department to be careful about the power supply infrastructure in the elephan...
By Our Correspondent in Keonjhar

Opinion  /  Published 06.11.18

How to handle festival crowds

Sir — Durga Puja is long over, but it must be said that, even though it was celebrated with the same pomp and warmth as it is every year, this time there was far less chaos on the streets and in the...
By The Telegraph

Odisha  /  Published 14.11.18

Boar poachers’ trap kills Odisha tusker

A 35-year-old tusker on Wednesday died of electrocution in Handapada forest range of Athamallick forest division after it came in contact with a live wire laid on the ground by poachers.On October 27,...
By B.K. Rout in Angul


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