Maoists torch vehicles in Odisha's Koraput district
Friday, June 12, 2015
Semiliguda: Around 10-15 armed Maoists attacked at a contractor’s camp at Kurudipadar village under Pottangi block of Korpaut district and torched three vehicles used in road construction including a JCB machine. The ultras also damaged other equipments used for construction of roa...
Terraced paddy cultivation in Southern Odisha
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Koraput: Rice is the most important food crop of India covering about one-fourth of the total cropped area and providing food to about half of the Indian population.
This is the staple food of the people living in the eastern ...
BJD retains 18 seats out of 25 in Sunabeda Municipality election
Thursday, April 09, 2015
Report by Manoj Das, Sunabeda: State ruling BJD once again crowned the Sunabeda Municipality election 2015. Out of 25 seats BJD claims 18 seats, 2 BJP and 4 Congress. Reportedly, from ward no. 2 – Prakash ch. Benia grabed 141 votes and became the winner, similarly from ward no. 4 P...
Social worker Suresh Kumar Panda received the Second Shambhavi Puraskar
Monday, March 16, 2015
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Koraput: Suresh Kumar Panda , a young social worker from Koraput received the Second Shambhavi Puraskar for 2015 by Bansidhar & Illa Foundation . Mr.panda while working as a team leader with Tagore Society for Rural Development (TSRD) in Koraput distric...
Adult literacy-an icon to development: Especially KBK districts of Odisha
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Koraput: Adult literacy is the need of hours where we see the backward state like Odisha especially KBK and other tribal districts lagged behind. Nabarangpur happens to be lowest literacy rate which is below 50%, even less than Malkangiri and Kalahandi. Lack of scope for supporting better livel...
Odisha High Court issues show cause notice to BJD leader Rabi Narayan Nanda
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Cuttack: The Odisha High Court on Friday issued a notice to BJD leader Rabi Narayan Nanda asking him to show cause as to why criminal proceedings will not be initiated against him for submitting a forged document in the court.
Nanda, who had challenge...
School girl Delivers Baby in Odisha Hostel
Monday, February 09, 2015
Bhubaneswar: A School girl Delivers Baby in Odisha Hostel. A day after the prime accused in a case pertaining to a Class X student in Kandhamal district delivering a baby boy in the school’s hostel was arrested, the Koraput police on Sunday nabbed headmaster and hostel superintende...
DU Scholar, Odisha Youth leader Sankar Prasad Duria joins ruling BJD
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sunabeda: Delhi University Scholar, Odisha Youth leader Sankar Prasad Duria joins ruling BJD in the presence of Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik at Sunabeda with his supporters.
Sankar Prasad Duria, M.A...
Odisha: State-level tribal festival Parab began at Koraput
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Koraput: Parab-2014, a State-level tribal festival, began at Koraput amid fervour on Tuesday. The festival would continue till Thursday.
SC and ST Development, Minority and Backward Classes Welfare Minister Lal Bihari Himirika inaugurated the festival...
11,000 cases settled in Jeypore Lok Adalat
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Koraput: As many as 11,202 cases were disposed of and Rs 2 crore was collected as fine during the Second National Lok Adalat held in district court premises at Jeypore in Koraput district. Cases relating to crime, domestic violence and traffic were taken up at the Lok Adalat held on Satu...
Odisha Court rejected bail applications Nachika Linga, his associates
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Koraput: Arrested Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangha (CMAS) leader Nachika Linga and his four of his associates of Narayanpatna of Koraput district were sent to jail on Wednesday after the Laxmipur JMFC Court rejected their bail applications.
Police said the Maoist...
SOG jawan commits suicide in Damanjodi
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Koraput: A jawan of the Special Operations Group (SOG) named Gangadhar Behera committed suicide at Damanjod in Koraput district on Friday. He shot himself by firing from his service AK-47 rifle.
The deceased was working as a SOG jawan in SOG camp at Bargarh...
Maoists killed one in Koraput District on charges of working as police informer
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Report by Manoranjan Rout, Koraput: Maoists killed One Kadraka Komanna of village Dashini of Bandhugaon block in Koraput District last night on charges of working as police informer.
As per the police the the Maoists called Kadraka Komana and took him to th...
Odisha Ex-Congress MLA Basudev Majhi dies
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Bhubaneswar: Former Congress MLA Basudev Majhi, who was suffering from protracted illness for long and was under treatment, died on Saturday late night at Apollo Hopsital in the city. The 67-year-old veteran Congress leader was elected from Kotpad Assembly constituency under Koraput dist...
Two boys drowned in Kolab reservoir canal of Koraput
Monday, April 14, 2014
Koraput: Two boys drowned in Kolab reservoir canal of Koraput. While taking bath in the Kolab reservoir canal in Koraput district on Monday, two boys slipped into deep waters and died. Their bodies were later fished out from water after hours long search ...