Crime

Fire breaks out at Paradip IOCL refinery

Paradip: A major fire broke out at the refinery of Indian Oil Corporation Limited in Paradip today resulting in panic among the denizens of the town.

According to reports, the fire mishap took place at a power sub-station unit of the refinery at around 10.20 am. Dense smoke in large scale was seen billowing out of the sub-station. On being informed, four fire brigade units rushed to the spot in order to douse the flames.

Police Officer injured in group clash in Balasore

Balasore: A police SI was thrashed mercilessly by some angry locals on Tuesday going to pacify irate villagers at Kolama Chowk on Balasore-Mayurbhanj ...

Ganja racket busted, nine arrested in city

Bhubaneswar: In a major jolt to the ganja smuggling racket in the city, Excise sleuths arrested nine persons and seized about 69 kg of ganja from Khan...

Priest beaten to death in Bolangir

Bolangir: In a barbaric incident, a priest was beaten to death by non other than his own nephew at Pungipadara Dangarmunda temple under Bangomunda pol...

Women raped in Jajpur BJD party office

Jajpur: In a shocking case, a woman on Monday accused a BJD member of raping her inside the party office at Dasarathpur of Jajpur district. A complain...