Crime

2 trucks collide head-on in city; 1 critical, 4 hurt

Bhubaneswar: Five persons were injured, one of them critically, as two speeding trucks collided head-on at Acharya Vihar Square in the city early this morning.

The driver of a truck sustained critical injuries. All the injured have been rushed to the Capital Hospital for treatment.

The police have seized the two trucks and started investigation.

Girl gang-raped in Sukinda, locals gherao police station

Jajpur: Tension prevailed in the locality under Sukinda police limits in Jajpur district late last night following the gang-rape of a girl in the area...

Stray dogs feed on newborn dumped in Bolangirís Pudapali

Bolangir: In a shocking incident, some stray dogs were found devouring a newborn baby near Mahimunda at Pudapali in Bolangir district on Thursday.Acco...

Newly-wed womanís body found hanging in Jharsuguda, kin cry murder

Jharsuguda: The body of a newly-wed woman was found hanging from a rented house in Khanda Chakka area in Jharsuguda district, police said today.The de...

Huge cache of liquor seized in Puri, 3 held

Puri: Ahead of third phase election in the state tomorrow, the Excise sleuths have seized a huge cache of liquor during raids at Paikasahi in Puri dis...