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Sraban Sahoo from Manapada village in Rajnagar area had gone to the oil-rich country on a tourist visa instead of employment visa.
About 10,000 people were evacuated and moved to safer places Tuesday after the Baitarani river breached its embankment following heavy rain in Odisha's Jajpur district.
Lawyers block the Puri-Bhubaneswar National Highway and set ablaze a police jeep at Kalpana Square in Bhubaneswar on Monday.
This famous street chat is popular across cities in India and one can hardly resist the temptation of having a plate or two.
When Chennai building he was working in collapsed and he emerged 3 days later, his was the face everyone wanted to see.
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik gives finishing touches to a Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 sand sculpture entitled 'Shame to Humanity' at the eastern coast beach in Puri, 67km from the eastern Indian city of Bhubaneswar yesterday.
With the forest-rich Chhattisgarh losing its green cover to development activities, mining and encroachment, environment activists have voiced their concern against the forests being "sacrificed" in the name of growth.
The Festival of Chariots is observed as one of the most important yearly events in the Vaish-nava-Hindu faith.
Fans of the Jon Favreau film "Chef" will be happy to learn "The Hundred-Foot Journey," which comes out in theaters Aug. 8, will deliver the same hunger pangs caused by a film rife with close-up shots of luscious grilled and roast meats, silky sauces and the sounds of a bustling kitchen.
More than 50 million people are affected by natural disasters annually, but despite this the second most populous country in the world suffers from serious lack of disaster preparedness.
Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati alleged in the Assembly that former minister and Rajya Sabha member A.U. Singh Deo had breached the provisions of the Organ Transplant Act during his kidney transplant.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:06 pm
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