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Orissa HC rejects Bail Plea of Madhu Mohanty in AT Scam

Cuttack, Dec 23: Orissa High Court on Tuesday turned down the bail plea of Madhu Mohanty, Media House owner, who was arrested by the CBI for his links with the AT Group chit fund firm.

The proprietor of Odia daily "Odisha Bhaskar", Madhu Mohanty, is in jail since he was arrested on September 14.

He had allegedly taken huge amount from the AT Group CMD Pradeep Sethy. However, he could not be able to show the account of the amounts during the interrogation.

BMC issues 'Red Corner Notice' to 284 entities for Rs 9cr tax default

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued 'red corner notice' against 284 individuals and firms for defaulting on holding ta...

BJD stages cart rally against hike in petrol, diesel prices

Bhubaneswar: Ruling Biju Janata Dal has now begun a cart rally in the city in protest against increase in petrol and diesel prices by the Union Govern...

Fire engulfs over 100 houses in Berhampur slum

Berhampur: A massive fire broke out at a slum near Biju Patnaik Park here in the city today that engulfed around 100 houses.Properties worth lakhs wer...

Explosion in military train, forensic team starts inspection

Puri: Forensic team reached the Puri Railway Station today to inspect the coach of the military train where a cooking gas cylinder had reportedly expl...