State

Hirakhand Mishap: NIA To Bring Detained ISI Agent To Delhi For Quizzing Today

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: To further its probe into series of train accidents across the country including the Hirakhand Express occurred last month, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is bringing ISI agent Shamsul Huda, who was detained in Nepal, to New Delhi on Wednesday.

Huda is believed to be the mastermind behind a failed attempt to detonate an improvised explosive device on the Ghorasahan track in East Champaran district of Bihar, the Indore-Patna Express train accident in Kanpur on November 20, 2016 and the derailment of Hirakhand Express in Koneru in Andhra Pradesh on January 21.

Meanwhile, the NIA has registered a case against Maoists holding them responsible for the Hirakhand Express mishap

CM to inaugurate Gurupriya Bridge on July 26

Malkangiri: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the much-awaited Gurupriya Bridge over the Janbai River in the cut-off area of Chitrakonda b...

Toxic Fish: 'No Formalin' Found In Samples From 20 Districts

Bhubaneswar: Amid reports of presence of cancer-causing Formalin in fishes in Bhubaneswar and Sambalpur, Odisha Health Minister Pratap Jena today urge...

Another Close Aide Of Gangster Tito Nabbed After Police Encounter

Kendrapara: Wanted sharp shooter and close aide of arrested gangster Tito, Bhabani Shankar Sahoo alias Babu Sahoo was nabbed after an encounter with t...

Hirakud Dam To Release Season's First Flood Water Tomorrow

Sambalpur: In order to manage the rising water level due the incessant rain since last couple of days, the Hirakud Dam will release the first flood wa...