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Six pythons rescued in Odisha's Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal : Six pythons were on Monday rescued from a hume pipe in Gajamara of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. Snake rescuer Sheikh Lalu said that of the six pythons, one was as long as 18 feet. We rescued six pythons and the longest one was 18 feet," he said. The pythons were later released in the forest.

Bonda tribals to participate for the first time in R-Day parade in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Bonda tribals of Naxal-affected Malkangiri district will for the first time participate in the Republic Day parade this year in Bhuba...

Two killed, two injured by elephant in Odisha

Jajpur: Two people were killed and two others injured by an elephant in Sankhachilla village on Thursday. The deceased were crushed by an elephan...

Former BJD MLA Anam Naik arrested in disproportionate assets case

Bhawanipatna: Former Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA Anam Naik was on Thursday arrested by the Vigilance department on charges of allegedly amassing disprop...

Naveen Patnaik announces special development plan for Cuttack

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced the Project for the development of Cuttack, including the International level Riverfr...