Two died in school roof collapse
Friday, June 07, 2013
Jeypore: Two persons died on spot while the roof of a school room collapsed on Thursday morning here.
According to reports, the incident happened at an ashram school for girls at Subai under the Nandapur police station limits of the ST and SC Development department.&nbs...
CCF-led team reaches Kotpad for probe into bear attack
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Koraput: A three-member team led by Chief Conservator of Forest (CCF) arrived at Kotpad on Monday to probe into the bear attack case in which eight people were killed in last two days.
A tranquiliser team which accompanied the CCF is also trying to capture other two bears sus...
Central University of Odisha organised National Colloquium on 'Legal Education in Post-modern India'
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Sunabeda: The Central University of Orissa organised a One-day National Colloquium on “Legal Education in Post-modern India” at the new campus of the university at Sunabeda.
The Programme was presided over by...
Odisha: One hardcore Maoist, five others surrender before BSF DIG
Friday, April 05, 2013
Report by Kishore Dash, Bhubaneswar: Forty year old Dabru Kanta, said to be a hardcore Maoist and five others have surrendered before the BSF DIG Sumer Singh with a 12 bore single barrel gun and two grenades at the sector headquarters in Koraput on Thursday evening.
Odisha: Demand for Kendriya Vidyala in Jeypore
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Koraput: Several social outfits, including locals, have demanded establishment of a Kendriya Vidyala (KV) at Jeypore in Koraput district.
Describing Jeypore as a cultural, educational and business hub of south Odisha after Berhampur, activists of various organisations have se...
Odisha: 40 Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangha activists surrendered before police
Thursday, February 07, 2013
Report by Manoranjan Routray; Koraput: Tribals in Koraput's Narayanpatna continue to desert Maoist-backed Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh (CMAS) expressing their desire to join the mainstream. On Thursday 55 tribals shun ties with CMAS and surrendered before Narayanpatna police .
Arms found in Maoist hideout in Koraput district
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Koraput: A cache of arms were seized from a Maoist hideout in Koraput district by the elite CoBRA battalion and district voluntary force today.
However, no Maoist was apprehended.
The weapons were found in a pit inside Musulmunda forest under Narayanpatna police l...
Odisha: Literary meet by ‘SATTA’ at Koraput
Sunday, December 30, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: The Satta Sahitya Sansad of Koraput organized “Barsaanta Sahitya Aasara" (a literary meet) at Tribal museum, Koraput today (on 31st December 2012). Jayaram Pangi, MP Loksabha and Koraput legislature Sri Raghuram Podal inaugurated the pro...
BSF recovers huge explosives near Narayanpatna
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
In a major breakthrough, the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel recovered huge cache of explosives including five improvised explosive device (IED) kept hidden inside a cave by the Maoists at Masumkonda, about 7 km from Palur under Narayanpatna police station limits today.
Odisha: Three Jananatya Mandali members arrested by Police
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: Three Jananatya Mandali members namely Uje Sirika aged about 35 years, Relini Mandangi aged about 24 years, Tulusa Praska @ Sunita aged about 23 years were arrested by the police on the 3rd day of PLGA week celebration of CPI Maoists on 4th December...
Odisha: Tribal Freedom Fighter Remembered
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: One hundred and thirteen birth anniversary of Sahid Laxman Nayak was celebrated at Koraput today. Koraput ADM Pabitra Mandala along with Sub Collector Rasmita Panda, Executive Officer, NAC, Koraput Alok Ranjan Samanthray, DI & PRO Prafulla Kumar...
Odisha: BSF organises blood donation camp
Friday, November 16, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: To celebrate “PARAB” (The State Level Tribal Festival) in a different way, 91 BSF organised a blood donation camp on Friday in Kalakar Bhawan at Koraput which was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Akshaya Mohanty, noted Sarvodaya leader. BS...
National Press Day Observed in Koraput
Friday, November 16, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: For the first time this year Koraput district administration observed the National Press Day today with 'Freedom of the Media' as the theme of the year at Dandakaranya Conference hall. National Press Day is observed since 1966 to commemorate the for...
Odisha: Vigilance awareness week observed at Koraput
Saturday, November 03, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: Vigilance awareness week is celebrated every year to create awareness amongst all sections of society, especially amongst the public servants about the ill effects of corruption on society and on economy of the country.
Odisha: 17th PARAB Festival inaugurated at Nandapur
Saturday, October 13, 2012
Report by Manoranjan Routray, Koraput: The 17th annual district level tribal festival PARAB 2012 was inaugurated at Nandapur today, 44 kilometers from Koraput district headquarter. In the morning a large number of people from different sections of the society worshiped at "Nishan...