Rural women trained to become agro-entrepreneurs
Friday, October 04, 2013
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Thirty six women from the Koida block of Sundergarh district got field exposures at various agriculture research institutes based in Bhubaneswar and were trained to become self reliant and agro- entrepreneurs.
These women mostly fro...
Two schoolboys killed by lightning in Sundergarh
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Rourkela: Two boys were killed when lightning struck them on Monday evening under the Hatibari police limits of Sundargarh district. Subhas Kujur(15) and Samleswar Singh (15), both native of Kanderkela of Nuagaon block, who were students of Class X, had gone to nearby Menmena village &nb...
Seven persons were killed by lightning
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Sundergarh: In separate incidents, at least seven persons were killed on Sunday including two football players after being struck by lightning in the State. According to sources, a lightning bolt struck the players during a football match at Jalda stadium under Lathikata Block, killing t...
Odisha: Audit team unearths Rs 8 cr scam in coop bank
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Rourkela: Irregularities to the tune of over Rs 8 crore have been reported in the Central Cooperative Bank Limited (SDCC), Rourkela Branch, by a special audit team engaged by the Auditor General Cooperative Societies (AGCS).
According to sources, after getting the report from...
BJP vice president Jual Oram participated in a blood donation camp
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sudergarh: BJP vice president and former Union minister Jual Oram participated in a blood donation camp organised today in the district headquarters town of Sundargarh to mark the death anniversary of Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee. Oram will launch a fu...
OMML firing: Two security guards held
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Sundargarh: Police on Friday arrested two security men of Odisha Manganese and Minerals Limited (OMML) at Koira in connection with Thursday's firing and seized two double-barrel guns from their possession.
The arrested have been identified as Lalan Singh and Alok Kumar....
Pahadi Cheeta gang chief killed in encounter
Monday, May 27, 2013
Rourkela: In a major gun battle, the head of the Pahadi Cheeta Group, a criminal gang which had been spreading panic in the district, was killed in an encounter with police on Saturday night. He was identified as Dilip Sahu who had been heading the gang for last few years.
Odisha Police nabbed Hardcore Maoist
Sunday, December 09, 2012
Rourkela: Police arrested a hardcore armed Maoist cadre from the Saranda forest in Sundargarh district during combing operation.
The Maoist was identified as Ram Gagrai (23), alias Chhotu. He hails from the Jareikela area of Jharkhand under West Singhb...
Odisha: CBI raids Ahluwalia’s residence, office
Monday, October 15, 2012
Rourkela: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team today raided the office and residence of leading mines owner Prashant Ahluwalia here.
As per sources, the agency, after registration of cases, launched search operations spread across 16 locations in Hyderabad, Satn...
Odisha: Maoist woman cadre held
Sunday, September 23, 2012
A Maoist woman cadre was arrested from the jungles of Saranda on the borders of Jharkhand and Odisha by security personnel today.
Special Opeartion Group, district volunteer force and the local police had launched a joint search operation this morning and netted...
Odisha: Mob killed Police ASI, DGP announced ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh
Monday, August 13, 2012
Rourkela: An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of police was killed and four policemen were seriously injured in a mob attack while trying to execute an arrest warrant at a village in Sundargarh district. DGP Prakash Mishra today announced an ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh to the kin of the ...
Former MP Debanand Amat passes away
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Rourkela: Four-time Parliament Member and noted tribal leader of Sundargarh district Debanand Amat passes away at the age of 96 at his village Bolani. At the time of land acquisition for Rourkela Steel Plant he had played a vital role with the help of the then CM of Odisha RN Sin...
Prince Birakishore crown king of Bonai estate
Saturday, July 09, 2011
In a royal ritual, Prince Birakishore Indra Deo Dev (58) was crowned as king of Bonaigarh estate in Sundargarh district after the demise of his father Kadamba Keshari Chandra Deo Dev at the age of 83.
Kadamba Keshari Chandra Deo Dev died on Wednesday and as per ...