Orissa faces biggest flood in seven years
Sep 19, 2008
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 29, 2010
Five small crude bombs along with some crackers were found lying along the tracks near Jharsuguda in Orissa on Saturday, triggering a bomb scare and briefly disrupting rail services on the Mumbai-Howrah route.The bombs, generally used during celebrations, were found lying along the tracks at Chaukipada, about 160 km from here, Deputy Superintendent...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday May 21, 2010
Cyclone Laila weakened ahead of landfall about 30 km from Bapatla in Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday but still left 16 people dead, flooded thousands of homes, snapped power supply in many areas and threw rail and road traffic out of gear in the coastal region of the state. (See Pics)Though Laila's intensity reduced considerably, the ...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday May 20, 2010
The severe cyclonic storm Laila, that had emerged from the Bay of Bengal and moved in the northwesterly to northerly direction, had intensified.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday August 13, 2009
The VHP is slated to hold a silent protest in front of the Raj Bhawan in Bhubaneswar on the first death anniversary of Swami Laxmananand.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 9, 2009
Thousands of people blocked roads and stopped trains in several places in Orissa on Sunday to protest the killing of a Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader and four others on Saturday night by armed assailants in the communally-sensitive Kandhamal district. A high alert has been sounded across the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2009
Security across Orissa was tightened on Saturday following the killing of police personnel by Maoists, who also looted weapons from the district armoury in Nayagarh, police said.