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Minor Killed, 5 Hurt In Cracker Blast In A House

In a heartrending incident, a minor girl was killed and five others were injured in an explosion in a house, where crackers were stored, at Sainso village under Cuttack Sadar police limits today.

Three of the five injured are in critical condition and have been admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack. Two of them have sustained around 70 per cent burn injuries.

Man arrested for killing wife over dowry demand

Rourkela: Police arrested a man on charges of killing his wife over demands of dowry at Tulinga village under Hemagiri police limits in Sundergarh dis...

Baripada All Set To Celebrate Rath Yatra Today

Baripada: People in Baripada are now soaked in Rath Yatra festivities as they now eagerly wait for pulling of the grand chariots. Here the pulling of ...

Son Arrested For Killing Father Over Family Feud In Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: A youth allegedly killed his father at Vedanta rehabilitation and resettlement (RR) colony over family feud on Saturday night.The accused ...

Elderly woman falls into well, dies

Narasinghpur: A 75-year-old woman died after she fell into a well while fetching water at Hatia Palli village under Narasinghpur police limits in Cutt...