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Farmer ends life in Bargarh

Bargarh, Oct 26: Yet another farmer ended his life over crop loss and loan burden. Indra Bariha  of Malamunda village under Gaisilat block in Bargarh district allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide on Wednesday night.

Indra was under severe mental stress due to drought, family members said. He consumed poison on Sunday and was admitted to district headquarters hospital. However, he died last night while undergoing treatment.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 73

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik turned 73 today. However, Patnaik avoided an extravagant birthday celebra...

Two dead, 2 hurt in head-on collision of trucks in Balasore

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision of two trucks near Chapulia ...

10 critical as bus falls off bridge in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: At least 10 passengers sustained critical injuries after a private bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and fell from a ...

No alliance with Cong, BJP, BJD: Sitaram Yechury

Bhubaneswar: Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday said that his party will ally with left and secular partie...