Cuttack

  • AAP candidate in Odisha alleges of police harassment 07-04-2014 10:41 PM

    Cuttack: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Bikash Das, contesting from Cuttack Lok Sabha seat, has filed a complaint alleging harassment by a police inspector during campaigning for the April 17 polls, police said. Das in his petition to the Returning Officer (RO) and Cuttack collector has alleged that an inspector...
  • Odisha: Naveen Patnaik re-nominates candidates for LS seats 20-03-2014 05:03 PM

    The ruling BJD president Naveen Patnaik on re-nominated the five sitting MPs and denied ticket to Laxman Tudu who represented Mayurbhanj in the Lok Sabha. While announcing names of candidates for the second phase of polling on April 17, the ruling BJD supremo announced candidates for the seven Parliamentary Constituencies....
  • 2008 Kandhamal nun gangrape case: One jailed for 11 years, 2 others for 3, 6 acquitted 14-03-2014 11:50 AM

    Bhubaneswar: The district court in Cuttack on Friday convicted three persons and acquitted six in the 2008 Kandhamal nun gangrape case. Prime accused Mitu Patnaik has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment and the remaining two convicts have been sentenced to 2 years imprisonment. The nun was allegedly gangraped on...
  • 2008 Kandhamal nun gangrape: Cuttack court to deliver verdict today 14-03-2014 09:58 AM

    Bhubaneshwar: The district court in Cuttack will pronounce its verdict on Friday on the Kandhamal nun gangrape case. The nun was allegedly gangraped on August 25, 2008 at Baliguda in Kandhamal district of Odisha, two days after the communal riots broke out in the district following the killing of VHP...
  • Barabati stadium suitable for Test matches: BCCI 27-02-2014 08:18 PM

    Bhubaneswar: A four-member BCCI team on Thursday expressed satisfaction over the existing infrastructure at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack for holding Test matches. The team inspected the pitch, outfield, galleries, dressing room and other facilities at the stadium. The team led by Aniruddh Choudhury told reporters in Cuttack that he was...
  • Odisha Jan Morcha launches campaign for CMC polls in style 15-01-2014 12:31 PM

    Cuttack: Rajya Sabha Member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Wednesday has launched campaign for his newly formed political party Odisha Jana Morcha (OJM) for the forthcoming Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) election. Mohapatra began the campaign by flying kite, party's symbol granted by the Election Commission last month, on the auspicious occasion...
  • Pressure on India to win next two games: Finch 26-10-2013 06:58 PM

    Cuttack: With rain reducing the bilateral series to a five-match affair and India trailing, Australian opener Aaron Finch feels that the pressure will be on the home side to win the remaining two one-dayers. "India have to win two to clinch the series, we have to win one to win...
  • India vs Australia: Cuttack ODI abandoned due to rain 26-10-2013 11:56 AM

    Cuttack: The fifth one day international between India and Australia was officially called off on Saturday, with persistent rainfall over the last five days leaving the ground in puddles. It took the umpires just one formal inspection to announce their decision that was on the cards. There was some sunshine...
  • India vs Australia: Washout looms over fifth ODI in Cuttack 25-10-2013 09:21 AM

    The fifth ODI between India and Australia to be played on Saturday at Cuttack is under threat as it has been raining incessantly there, water-logging the Barabati Stadium outfield. Since Monday, most of the Odisha districts have seen heavy rainfall, and Cuttack hasn't been spared. As per the local forecast,...
  • OCA plans to dry Barabati Stadium outfield by using chopper 24-10-2013 10:50 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Exuding confidence of conducting the fifth ODI between India and Australia in Cuttack on Saturday despite heavy rains, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Thursday said it was planning to use a chopper to dry the outfield of the Barabati Stadium. "Yes, it is raining heavy across the state since...
  • ECoR to regulate, cancel passenger trains due to cyclone 11-10-2013 04:20 PM

    Bhubaneswar: East Coast Railway has planned to regulate and cancel about 24 passenger trains between Visakhapatnam and Bhadrak on the Howrah-Chennai Main Line route tommorow in view of Cyclone Phailin which is hit the eastern coast. The trains which will either be regulated and cancelled are Puri-Cuttack-Puri passenger, Paradeep-Cuttack passenger,...
  • Odisha confirms 93 new dengue cases 04-09-2013 11:31 AM

    Bhubaneswar: At least 93 new dengue cases were reported Tuesday in Odisha, taking the total number of affected people to 2,593 since June, an official said. The menace shows no signs of abetting with government hospitals in many parts of the state receiving scores of patients every day, a state...
  • Odisha gangrape: Girl's family forced to pay bribe to get her treated 30-07-2013 11:50 AM

    Bhubaneswar: The family of the minor girl, who was allegedly gangraped and set on fire, on Tuesday alleged that they were forced to pay a bribe before the minor could be treated at a government hospital in Cuttack. The family has said that two members of the staff demanded a...
  • Odisha: Boy arrested on charge of carrying crude bomb to school 08-07-2013 10:34 PM

    Cuttack (Odisha): A class-IX student in Cuttack was arrested on Monday on the charge of carrying a crude bomb in a school bag that went off inside the classroom injuring 20 students, including the boy himself. The 14-year-old boy of Ayatpur Government High School was produced before Chief Judicial Magistrate...
  • Odisha: Man rapes tribal girl in a moving bus as passengers sleep 18-06-2013 09:56 AM

    Bhubaneswar: A 27-year-old tribal girl was allegedly raped in a moving bus early on Monday morning. The police have arrested one person, who is believed to be the driver's helper. According to the police, there were about five to six other passengers on board the bus. All the passengers are...
  • Odisha: Girl admitted to hospital only after dharna outside CM's home 20-04-2013 10:50 PM

    Cuttack: After running from one hospital to another, parents of an 11-year-old girl with burn injuries staged a dharna in front of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's residence in Cuttack. The incident took place on Friday when the parents of the child were unable to admit their daughter to a hospital....
  • ICC okays Pak's WC matches in Cuttack 25-01-2013 10:27 PM

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  • Protests against Pak team in Odisha 24-01-2013 07:10 PM

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