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Once he chose weapons, today he just wants peace

As a Naxal area commander in violence-hit Keonjhar district in Odisha, Udam Sundhi once aimed to overthrow the Indian government. Today, as a home guard, he tries to preserve law and order in the......

Why Maoist cadres in Odisha are laying down their arms

Toral Varia and photographer Reuben Verghese, who travelled to the Naxal-infested Keonjhar district of Odisha, return with tales of discrimination, disillusionment and daring escapes Read Part 1......

Disillusioned, Naxals give up violence in Odisha

Rediff.com's Toral Varia and photographer Reuben Verghese travel to the red bastion of Odisha's Keonjhar district and meet Naxalites who have chosen to give up their arms and return home. Some......

Armed men attack rail station in Orissa

Armed men attacked a railway station and beat up employees, including the station master, in Orissa's Keonjhar district on Sunday night. Over 60 people armed with sticks, bows and arrows stormed......

6.8 earthquake strikes Myanmar; tremors felt in Bengal, Bihar, Assam

A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake, epicentred in Myanmar, on Wednesday struck several parts of east and northeast India including Bihar, Odisha, Assam, West Bengal and Tripura, triggering panic......

ArcelorMittal may take Orissa land possession soon

ArcelorMittal said it has garnered local support from Orissa's Keonjhar district for proposed 12 MTPA steel plant and hopes to take possession of the required land by the end of the year."We are......

ArcelorMittal close to Orissa land buy

ArcelorMittal has moved a few steps forward in setting up its 12-million tonnes steel plant in Keonjhar district of Orissa. The company is close to acquiring two-thirds of the land required ,......

TSIL to set up new steel plant

The Tata Sponge Iron Ltd, the largest sponge iron producer in eastern India located at Joda in Orissa's Keonjhar district, has plans to set up a Rs 1,000 crore (Rs 10 billlion) expansion project......

Markets end lower on inflation concerns, weak commodity prices

Markets have closed lower on the first day of Samvat 2072 tracking weak global cues along with significant selling among capital goods, FMCG and IT shares leading the fall.   Further, the......

An ideal mining policy & how it will impact the economy

Unlike today, in the mid-2000, mining was the sunshine sector. India was digging for minerals like there was no tomorrow, notes Sunita Narain. There is a science and an art to policymaking. In......
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Man behind 141 theft cases of motorcycle arrested

A 44-year-old man allegedly involved in at least 141 cases of motorcycle theft was today arrested by the police here. "The accused, Ranjan Kar,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/man-behind-141-theft-cases-of-motorcycle-arrested-117032100944_1.html
Vidyabhawan gets worldwide achievers national award for education

Report by Malaya Mohapatra, Keonjhar: Vidyabhawan , a charitable residential school providing quality education to deprived children in keonjhar... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=72717
BJD forms ZPs in 18 districts, BJP in 8

The ruling BJD today formed Zilla Parishads in 18 districts followed by BJP in eight and Congress in only two districts, State Election Commission... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/bjd-forms-zps-in-18-districts-bjp-in-8-117031300014_1.html
Ruckus in Odisha Assembly over distress sale of vegetables

Opposition Congress members today created pandemonium in Odisha Assembly over alleged distress sale of vegetables by farmers across the state,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/ruckus-in-odisha-assembly-over-distress-sale-of-vegetables-117022800525_1.html
Two get 20-year RI for gang-raping a tribal woman in Odisha

A local court in Keonjhar district of Odisha on Thursday awarded 20 years' rigorous imprisonment to two persons for gang-raping a tribal woman in... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a720994.html

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