According to revenue department officials, most of the victims were daily labourers or farmers.
Parusuram Satpathy of Odisha was killed at age 28 in 1974; his brother looks back at what might have been and says the sentencing of the killers means little.
In July last year, the ED had registered a money laundering case in the Uliburu mining scam under provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.
Till the end of last month, about 52 lakh new bank accounts were opened in Odisha under PMJDY.
Odisha is struggling to meet its targets for opening bank branches in unbanked gram panchayats in the wake of continuing problems.
In Orissa, chit fund firms collected around Rs 4,600 crore by defrauding about a million people.
Patnaik resigned as member, Orissa Human Rights Commission, last week citing “personal reasons”.
Posco asked for detailed expenditure receipt for the Rs 30.34 crore it has given towards land acquisition.
A specialist doctor may get anything between Rs 1.5 lakh and Rs 1.8 lakh.
They come, they eat, they go happy. Naveen is aiming to make his way into hearts with his cheap meal plan, but no one’s complaining
In 1969, Patnaik made one of the important decisions of his political career when he chose to go with Indira Gandhi.
Mahanta was sentenced under section 376(2) and 307 of the Indian Penal Code and Section 4 of the POCSO Act.
On Thursday Chhatoi slipped off the 18416 Barbil-Puri Express in Puri while trying to get down.
The incident has come at a time when the CBI is investigating a slew of MMS clips of girls being sexually exploited.
The rest 9 were let off after the Maoists thrashed three including the local sarpanch for 'helping the police'.
With big money to be made, traders use ambulances or hidden chambers in trucks to conceal the drugs from police.
Police officials said the area's proximity to Sukma made it easy for Maoists to carry out the abductions.
Four men, who had gone to a village in Jeypore to allegedly collect a consignment of cannabis, were lynched by hundreds of villagers after they were mistaken for kidnappers.
BJD leaders deny bribery charge.
Police said the deceased were allegedly waiting to collect 1.5 quintals of ganja near the Jeypore-Koraput highway.
The Maoists alleged that the state government is working for the interests of multinational companies.
This is the third successive win for Biju Janata Dal in civic polls in last 2 years.
To curb illegal mining, the Supreme Court in May last year had asked Orissa government to stop operations in 26 iron ore and manganese mines.
Under the scheme, hot cooked meal of rice, dalma and pickles would be served between 11 am and 3 pm everyday to 1,000 urban poor for Rs 5-each.
"When I talk of ‘Make in India’, I am not prepared to lag behind anyone," says Modi.
In Rourkela, Narendra Modi reiterated his look-east policy of developing eastern Indian states.
The report said the government did not take any step for cancellation of these allotments despite the violation of terms.
Everyday 25,000 people visiting these cities and towns for various works would get low-cost lunch at various ‘Aahaar’ outlets.
Subrat Sahu was held for uploading video on WhatsApp.
Though the state was eyeing the Naini coal block it was given to Telangana government two days ago.
Though announced before last year's general and assembly poll, the health insurance scheme has not taken off as yet.
Orrisa has incurred an expenditure of Rs Rs 216 crore in procuring land for the project.
As per the guidelines of the Secondary School Insurance System, each student will be required to contribute Rs 2 per annum as premium.
The CBI had also seized incriminating documents about Panda from the house of arrested former CID Deputy SP Pramod Panda in December.
As Opposition criticised the hike, govt said an increase by 20 paise on domestic use will hardly hit the consumers.
After the principal was freed, a discussion was held with the students, who agreed to appear for the next day’s exam.