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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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LoP urges CM, DGP to spare Belbahali people

21:54 PM IST Bhubaneswar: Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra wrote letters to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and DGP KB Singh against the... ...

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Bandh affects normal life in Keonjhar

Normal life was disrupted in Odisha's Keonjhar today due to a dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by an outfit to for its six-point charter of demands... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/bandh-affects-normal-life-in-keonjhar-116092800912_1.html
541 killed in Orissa in 14 years over sorcery, despite special legislation

Despite a massive awareness campaign and the passing of special legislation in the state Assembly, Orissa is still struggling to check the growing... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/541-killed-orissa-14-years-over-sorcery-despite-special-legislation-617
Lady Maoist killed in gun battle with security forces in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: A woman Maoist cadre was killed in a gun battle between the Special Operation Group (SOG) and Left Wing Maoists in Kanahandi district... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Lady-Maoist-killed-in-gun-battle-with-security-forces-in-Odisha/2016/09/15/article3621697.ece
Booked A'pur Councillors seek DM help

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Anandapur, Sept. 15 -- Anandpur Municipality Vice-Chairman... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Booked-A-pur-Councillors-seek-DM-help/15729659

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