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When forced away from the forests, tribal culture dies

When forced away from the forests, tribal culture dies

Jharsuguda (Orissa): Dayamani Barla, a well known tribal woman activist from Jharkhand state stated that today the entire country is fighting for peace, justice, development and harmony. “Indigenous people are…

Beer flow dries up in Orissa

Beer flow dries up in Orissa

Bhubaneswar: The pub has no beer! Beer cases have vanished from the market after the manufacturing and supply companies have refused to  sign renewal MoUs with the Odisha State Beverage…

Facebooking Cops of Odisha

Facebooking Cops of Odisha

Rourkela:  Friendly neighbourhood ’Facebook cops’ of Orissa (Odisha)? Rourkela police superintendent Amitendra Nath Sinha  opened a facebook account and wants that people to visit the page and post their grievances,…

As election nears Christians under attack in Orissa

As election nears Christians under attack in Orissa

Bhubaneswar: Is it a shadow of times to come? Orissa police let go three hoodlums who burnt down a poor Christian man’s home…a survivor of the 2008 Kandhamal violence against…

Dalit woman beaten up for drawing well water

Dalit woman beaten up for drawing well water

KENDRAPARA (Odisha):  Untouchability isn’t dead in India, and almost half a century after the legendary Premchand wrote his short story ‘the well’, Dalits are still beaten up for their ‘polluting…

Two held for Staines’ Murder, 14 years later

Two held for  Staines’ Murder, 14 years later

BHUBANESWAR: How slow are the wheels of Justice?  It took the Indian Central Bureau of Investigation 14 tears to trace two criminals who burnt a Pastor and his two kids…

Odisha gov plans for Jumbo’s longer life

Odisha gov plans for Jumbo’s longer life

BHUBANESHWAR: Less elephants will die of electric shock and train accidents, if  Government’s plan takes place properly. They have invested money on the repair of electric Live wire and requested…

State Song imposed on all Odisha schools

State Song imposed on all Odisha  schools

CUTTACK (Odisha): School students across Cuttack district will have to sing the state song ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ from April 1 (UtkalDiwas) during the morning assembly. The singing of this regional…