BHUBANESWAR - Anti-Posco leader Abhaya Sahu, who was arrested in October last year for his alleged involvement in several crimes, was released from jail Friday, a day after the Orissa High Court granted him bail, police said.
BHUBANESWAR - The Orissa High Court Friday granted bail to eight people, including state officials and mine owners, arrested for alleged illegal mining in Keonjhar district.
BHUBANESWAR - Anti-Posco leader Abhaya Sahu, who was arrested in October last year for his alleged involvement in several crimes, was granted bail by the Orissa High Court Thursday, a lawyer said.
BHUBANESWAR - A police man from the primitive Bonda tribe in Orissa has been awarded a gallantry award by the government for his role in fighting Maoist rebels.
BHUBANESWAR - The Orissa High Court has stayed the conviction of former National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) chairman S.K. Tamotia in a graft case.
BHUBANESWAR - A fast track court here Friday acquitted 16 people accused of torching a police outpost and killing a policeman when Orissa’s Kandhamal district experienced widespread communal violence last year.
BHUBANESWAR - A fast-track court in Orissa Monday sentenced five people to six years in jail for their involvement in the last year’s communal violence in the state’s Kandhamal district, a government lawyer said.
BHUBANESWAR - A Christian group in Orissa Thursday said the government had not adequately compensated last year’s riot victims in Kandhamal district even after the Supreme Court orders.
BHUBANESWAR - The Orissa High Court Friday extended the bail period of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Manoj Pradhan, who is an accused in last year’s communal violence in Kandhamal, for another 15 days.