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Naxal, involved in murder of MLA KS Rao, surrenders before police

Malkangiri: Jipro Habika, a Naxal who was involved in the murder of MLA KS Rao in Araku, Andhra Pradesh, surrendered before Malkangiri Superintendent of Police here on Wednesday. 

Habika joined the banned CPI (Maoist) group in 2012. Presently, he was working as Area Committee Member of Gumma Area Committee and was carrying a cash reward of Rs 4 lakhs announced by the Odisha government.

Social worker Agus Indra Udayana visits photo museum of 'Indonesia's hero' Biju Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Indonesian social worker and Padma Shri awardee Agus Indra udayana on Thursday visited the photo museum of Biju Patnaik the former Chief ...

On Maha Shivratri, Odisha artist creates miniature of 'Shiva Linga'

Bhubaneswar: Renowned miniature artist L Eswar Rao has crafted a miniature model of Shiva Linga' on a pencil nib and on the stone inside a small bottl...

Free education to girls my top priority: Odisha bizman

Bhubaneswar: Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world; these words of Nelson Mandela inspired an Odisha-based entre...

246 elephants died in Odisha in last 3 years: Odisha F&E Minister

Bhubaneswar: As many as 246 elephants were killed in Odisha in the last three years, said Bikram Keshari Arukh, Forest and Environment Minister. while...