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December 20, 2010
RI for 15 in Kandhamal riot case
Cong MLA throws pen stand at Orissa Speaker

December 17, 2010
2 get life imprisonment for murder of Budhia's coach

December 14, 2010
Congress MLA climbs on Orissa Speaker's podium

December 13, 2010
Incensed Supreme Court for central probe into Orissa's rural job scheme racket

December 08, 2010
Join politics in large numbers: Rahul to youths

December 02, 2010
India test-fires BrahMos missile successfully

November 21, 2010
Maoists are 'patriots of a kind', says Arundhati Roy
ABVP, RSS members protest against Arundhati Roy

November 18, 2010
Two get 6 years RI in Kandhamal riots case

November 09, 2010
Orissa is now Odisha, Oriya is Odia

October 19, 2010
Kandhamal: 200 riot-hit families yet to return homes

October 15, 2010
Orissa: Gold and silver sparkle in Durga Puja

October 14, 2010
Maoists blow up panchayat building, godown in Orissa
Maoists blow up panchayat building, godown in Orissa

October 12, 2010
Orissa launches anti-Naxal ops on Ch'garh border

October 05, 2010
Rehabilitate us or allow self-immolation: Dalits to Orissa CM

September 24, 2010
Prithvi-II missile's user test goes haywire

September 16, 2010
Orissa MP attacked by secretary, survives

September 14, 2010
Two killed on second day of Naxal bandh

September 13, 2010
Nine killed, Maoists' bandh begins on a violent note

September 09, 2010
BJP MLA convicted in Kandhamal riot case

September 06, 2010
Some questions for 'tribal soldier' Rahul Gandhi

September 05, 2010
India successfully test fires BrahMos cruise missile

September 04, 2010
India successfully test fires BrahMos cruise missile

September 03, 2010
Rakhis against axes: Trees are brothers for them

August 31, 2010
'Rahul Gandhi's heart is in the right place'

August 30, 2010
150 labourers trapped inside Orissa coal mine

August 26, 2010
I am your soldier in Delhi, Rahul tells tribals
Govt rules out ban on iron ore exports

August 20, 2010
'Schools are high value, soft targets for the Naxals'
Kandhamal: Slain swami's school receives threat

August 16, 2010
Maoists kill teacher in Orissa village

August 07, 2010
Centre asks Orissa to stop work on Posco project

July 26, 2010
India test-fires interceptor missile

July 25, 2010
200 'witches' killed every year in India

July 21, 2010
Nine acquitted in Kandhamal riot case

July 18, 2010
1 killed, Maoists go on a rampage in Orissa

July 16, 2010
Maoists blow up police station in Orissa

July 14, 2010
PM to meet CMs of Naxal-hit states today

July 13, 2010
Puri: Woman killed in stampede during rath yatra

July 08, 2010
Orissa: Search on for cop abducted by Maoists

July 07, 2010
Maoist bandh forces train cancellations
Maoist bandh affects life in parts of Orissa

July 06, 2010
Centre convenes meeting of CMs of Naxal-hit states

July 05, 2010
Kandhamal situation has improved, Centre tells SC

June 30, 2010
Why the army can fight in J&K but not Chhattisgarh

June 29, 2010
Kandhamal riot case: BJP MLA Pradhan sentenced

June 18, 2010
India successfully test-fires Prithvi-II off Orissa coast

June 17, 2010
Congress MLA goes missing on RS polling day

June 03, 2010
'No signs of Maoists in the Posco agitation yet'

May 29, 2010
Bomb scare on Orissa rail tracks, train services affected

May 26, 2010
Won't give an inch of land to Vedanta: VHP

May 23, 2010
Maoist menace: Orissa issues advisory to ministers

May 18, 2010
Maoists' 48-hour bandh begins in five states

May 17, 2010
India successfully test-fires Agni II missile

May 15, 2010
Orissa: Cong, CPI leaders arrested; Posco site tense

May 12, 2010
'People on their deathbeds indulge in politics'

May 11, 2010
India to set up four more nuclear reactors by 2020

May 10, 2010
Orissa: 6 Maoists killed in gun-battle

May 09, 2010
Maoist casualties suspected in Orissa gun battle

April 22, 2010
Maoists call 48-hr bandh in WB, Jharkhand, Orissa

April 08, 2010
An urgent plan to deal with Maoist insurgency
Maoists warn Orissa CM, threaten another Dantewada-type attack

April 07, 2010
Two wanted Maoists arrested in Orissa
Posturing won't help in fight against Naxals

April 06, 2010
In Orissa, a village of Sanskrit pundits

April 04, 2010
Orissa: Ten policemen killed in Naxal ambush

April 01, 2010
Kandhamal riots: RI for 7 accused, 21 acquitted

March 31, 2010
Earthquake felt in Orissa coast

March 28, 2010
Agni-1 test-fired off Orissa coast

March 27, 2010
India test-fires Prithvi-II, Dhanush missiles

March 24, 2010
Three SOG personnel killed in Naxal encounter in Orissa

March 23, 2010
Govt alerts Naxal-hit states about attack on trains

March 20, 2010
VHP, Bajrang Dal slam ban on Togadia's Kandhamal visit
Togadia arrested for trying to enter Kandhamal

March 16, 2010
Kandhamal says 'no' to Togadia visit

March 14, 2010
Test fire of interceptor missile postponed

March 13, 2010
India likely to testfire ADD missile on Sunday

March 04, 2010
Maoist menace: Centre to send additional forces to Bihar, Jharkhand

February 18, 2010
Orissa police to quiz Kobad Ghandy on Naxal attacks
Centre to add 15,000 personnel for anti-Naxal operations

February 12, 2010
Orissa urges people to return to Kandhamal
MNIK faces Bajrang Dal protest in Orissa

February 10, 2010
Orissa: 'Maoists' blow up railway track, goods train derails

February 09, 2010
I was not informed in time about meeting: Nitish

February 08, 2010
Maoists blow up tracks on Howrah-Mumbai route, goods train derails

February 07, 2010
Nuclear-capable Agni-III missile sucessfully tested
Maoists blow up tracks, kill 'informer'

February 03, 2010
VHP protests EU diplomats' Kandhamal trip

February 02, 2010
Shun violence, then talk: Orissa to Naxals

January 31, 2010
Don't allow EU team to visit Kandhamal: VHP

January 30, 2010
13 convicted in Kandhamal riots case

January 29, 2010
Mamata complains to PM about Chidambaram

January 23, 2010
Two civilians killed, 8 jawans injured in Orissa landmine blast

January 22, 2010
Anti-Maoist operation depends on force availability: Orissa CM

January 11, 2010
Orissa: India test-fires Astra
Dalai Lama asks India to shun force to deal with Maoists

January 10, 2010
South Asia's biggest monastery set to be unveiled in Orissa

December 30, 2009
Passengers of Puri-bound train have narrow escape

December 28, 2009
Maoists go on a rampage in Orissa

December 24, 2009
Maoist, SOG jawan killed in Orissa encounter

December 22, 2009
Orissa: BJP leader quits, blames RSS

December 20, 2009
Maoists target hydel power unit in Orissa

December 18, 2009
Centre trying to initiate dialogue with Maoists

December 09, 2009
Chopper mishap: Narrow escape for President

December 02, 2009
Journalist arrested for Maoist links gets bail

November 28, 2009
Centre delays anti-Naxal offensive by a month

November 27, 2009
Staines murder case: SC refuses parole to Dara Singh

November 25, 2009
Centre gears up for all-out offensive against Naxals

November 24, 2009
Agni-II's night trial is a flop show

November 20, 2009
Maoists are terrorists, says Home Secy
After derailing train, Maoists target mines

November 18, 2009
Kandhamal: 4-year RI for 6; BJP MLA acquitted
Oppn to grill Centre on 'confused' anti-Maoist plans

November 15, 2009
Debt-ridden farmer commits suicide in Orissa

November 13, 2009
Maoists kill 3 CRPF personnel in Orissa

November 12, 2009
Maoists gun down 4 in Orissa village

November 05, 2009
First ceasefire, then talks, say Maoists
Orissa CM unsure about start of anti-Naxal joint operation

November 02, 2009
Encounter on between Orissa cops and Maoists

October 12, 2009
2 nuclear capable Prithvi-II missiles test fired

October 08, 2009
Chronology: Maoist rampage in the last 5 years

September 27, 2009
Explosion in Kandhamal rehab centre, one killed

September 24, 2009
BJP MLA acquitted of murder charge in Kandhamal riots

September 22, 2009
VHP leader rejected security despite Maoist threats: former cop

September 12, 2009
Shah Rukh Khan lights up remote Orissa village

September 04, 2009
Last of relief camps for riot-affected closed in Kandhamal

August 26, 2009
Orissa: Meet Madhuri, a Naxal-turned-policewoman
Maoist unleash fury during 48-hour bandh

August 25, 2009
Maoists blow up rail station, community hall during bandh
Maoists blow up railway station in Orissa
Low-intensity blast in Garib Rath;no casualties

August 14, 2009
Orissa: Christian leaders disagree with US panel's report

August 13, 2009
Kandhamal peaceful on Saraswati's death anniversary

August 01, 2009
16 acquitted in Kandhamal riots case

July 31, 2009
IAS officer kills 4 family members, self

July 27, 2009
Armed men attack rail station in Orissa

July 22, 2009
Patnaik vows to combat Maoists with 'full force'

July 19, 2009
'It's high time to destroy the Naxalites'

July 18, 2009
Cop saves 4 before falling to Maoists' bullets

July 17, 2009
Orissa: Maoists kill abducted police inspector

July 14, 2009
Shun violence, we are not against talks: Orissa CM tells Maoists

July 10, 2009
Al Qaeda fears its time is up, says book

July 08, 2009
BJP asks Orissa govt to lay Kandhamal riot report in assembly

July 03, 2009
Conversion, re-conversion led to Kandhamal riots: Probe report

July 01, 2009
Kandhamal case: Man jailed for 2 years

June 26, 2009
Orissa seeks seven CRPF batallions to tackle Naxals
Chidambaram meets Orissa CM
I am sorry, Chidambaram tells riot victims in Orissa

June 25, 2009
Orissa: Maoists strike before Chidamabaram's visit

June 18, 2009
Orissa: Maoists kill 9 cops in landmine blast

May 06, 2009
'CPI-Maoist killed VHP leader in Kadhamal'

April 15, 2009
Prithvi-II successfuly test fired

April 13, 2009
Maoists target Asia's biggest bauxite mine

April 04, 2009
'Killer' Dara files nomination for Orissa assembly polls

April 01, 2009
Twelve die, over 150 injured in Orissa tornado

March 19, 2009
RSS leader killed in Orissa

March 16, 2009
'BJD open to joining UPA, Third Front'

March 14, 2009
No support to Congress or BJP, says BJD

March 13, 2009
It's advantage no one in the elections
Dharmendra Pradhan might be BJP's CM candidate in Orissa

March 12, 2009
Third Front trying to rope in Patnaik
Naveen Patnaik's great gamble

March 11, 2009
What caused the BJP-BJD divorce in Orissa
Naveen Patnaik wins 'sudden' trust vote

March 10, 2009
We will expose misdeeds of Naveen government, says BJP
Patnaik will join Third Front, says Gowda
How the CPI-M wooed the BJD

March 09, 2009
Naveen Patnaik 'anti-Hindu', says VHP
Left strikes alliance with BJD, pushes for Third Front
BJD can play key role in Third Front: CPI
BJD keeps all political options open

March 08, 2009
Left supports BJD, hopes to forge alliance
Patnaik asked to prove majority on March 11

March 07, 2009
BJD-BJP alliance splits in Orissa

March 05, 2009
Centre to ban Hasse's book on Aurobindo

March 03, 2009
Tribal body to contest assembly, LS polls in Kandhamal
Congress confident of victory, says Azad

March 02, 2009
EC announces assembly poll dates for AP, Orissa and Sikkim
Final shape of BJD-BJP alliance soon: Naveen

February 28, 2009
Naxals blow up Orissa railway station

February 25, 2009
No witness turns up before Kandhamal riot probe commission

February 16, 2009
Lalu orders inquiry into Orissa train mishap

February 15, 2009
Howrah-Chennai train services resume

February 14, 2009
Orissa mishap, Railways says only nine died
High-level probe ordered into Orissa mishap
No information, only chaos at Howrah station

February 13, 2009
Train derails in Orissa, 15 killed
'I could hear the shouts for help'

February 05, 2009
Government asks Naxal-hit states to carry out coordinated operations

January 30, 2009
Chargesheet blames Maoists in Saraswati murder case

January 29, 2009
Chargesheet filed in Kandhamal nun rape case

January 28, 2009
Orissa recruiting minors as SPOs: HRW

January 21, 2009
A pro-Hindu Maoist splinter group in Orissa?

January 12, 2009
'No war cloud on Indo-Pak border'

January 07, 2009
Orissa handicapped by lack of resources: CM

January 05, 2009
Ensure Christians' protection, Supreme Court tells Orissa government
Orissa nun identifies two rape accused

January 04, 2009
When King Kansa summoned Biju Patnaik

December 25, 2008
Kandhamal under heavy security blanket for Christmas

December 24, 2008
Chopper patrol for riot-hit Kandhamal

December 23, 2008
Security for midnight mass in Kandhamal

December 19, 2008
Orissa: Sangh Parivar calls off Christmas day bandh

November 25, 2008
No chargesheet filed in Orissa rape case

November 14, 2008
Australian arrested for paedophilia in Orissa orphanage

November 12, 2008
India successfully test fires missile 'Shaurya'

November 05, 2008
RSS leader shot dead by suspected Maoists in Kandhamal

October 29, 2008
Priest dies, Orissa violence toll 38

October 27, 2008
Kandhamal: 8 houses set on fire

October 24, 2008
Raped Orissa nun surfaces, recounts horror
Nun's statement details rape, violence

October 23, 2008
Raj's act dangerous for Hindutva: Puri seer

October 22, 2008
RSS seeks Central law to ban religious conversion
Nun's rape: SC rejects plea for CBI probe
Orissa: Sangh Parivar outfit demands nun's arrest

October 18, 2008
Judicial inquiry into Kandhmal violence begins

October 17, 2008
Maoists hired to kill Laxmananda, claims Orissa police

October 14, 2008
CRPF jawan killed in Kandhamal

October 13, 2008
Kandhamal situation grim, Archbishop tells SC
Kandhamal situation grim, Archbishop tells SC

October 08, 2008
Christians to send flowers on Orissa CM's birthday
Orissa nun rape: 5 held, victim missing
SC/ST panel to probe Orissa violence

October 07, 2008
Situation is bad in Kandhamal: Sister Nirmala

October 06, 2008
Bajrang Dal, VHP fit for ban: Congress
Bajrang Dal runs the risk of being branded terrorist group
Orissa: 3 held for VHP leader's killing
Orissa cops to trace rape victim in Delhi
Naidu flays Centre over President's rule in Orissa

October 05, 2008
Kandhamal: Another gang rape comes to light
Why Swami Laxmanananda was killed
We killed Swami Laxmananda: Maoist leader
Minority panel recommends ban on Bajrang Dal

October 04, 2008
Patil seeks report on communal violence from Orissa governor
Orissa CM hits back at Centre over Kandhamal violence
Let Goddess Durga punish culprits, says nun's father
I can identify my rapists: Orissa nun

October 03, 2008
Kandhamal violence worsens; two hacked to death
PM seeks report on Orissa, Karnataka violence
Day curfew lifted in Kandhamal

October 01, 2008
Day curfew reimposed in Kandhamal

September 30, 2008
PM condemns violence in Kandhamal
Fresh clashes in Kandhamal, 1 killed, 10 hurt
'Once a Hindu converts, his loyalties shift'

September 29, 2008
Tribals seek CRPF exit from Kandhamal
Orissa: 8 killed in cracker unit blast
Serial blasts in Kandhamal, no casualty reported

September 27, 2008
Fresh arson, violence in Kandhamal

September 26, 2008
Additional forces rushed to Kandhamal

September 25, 2008
Lakshya test flight successful
Centre issues another advisory to Orissa
NCM indicts Orissa government for communal violence
Fresh areas inundated in Orissa
Orissa: Curfew clamped in Kandhamal again

September 24, 2008
Security tight in riot-hit Kandhamal
Fresh areas submerged in Orissa

September 23, 2008
Orissa flood situation remains grim

September 22, 2008
'Vested interests are hitting back at Christians'

September 20, 2008
Orissa: Many villages swept away, lakhs marooned

September 19, 2008
Centre to warn Orissa, Karnataka under Article 355
Orissa flood situation turns critical
Modi attacks Centre over Karnataka, Orissa advisories
Not powerless to deal with minority attacks, says Congress

September 18, 2008
Major flood threatens Mahanadi river system in Orissa

September 17, 2008
'State must ensure reconversion is not forced'

September 16, 2008
Kandhamal: Cop killed, police station torched

September 15, 2008
Orissa to change religious freedom law
Kandhmal violence toll rises to 26
Orissa to retain 40 companies of Central forces till October end

September 13, 2008
2 killed, two injured in Kandhamal district
India successfully test-fires missile 'Astra'

September 11, 2008
Situation in Kandhamal fully under control, Orissa govt tells SC

September 10, 2008
Orissa: Sketches of VHP leader's suspected killers released

September 09, 2008
Brinda Karat calls for stern action against VHP, Bajrang Dal

September 06, 2008
Left, BSP to meet President to demand immediate Parliament session

September 05, 2008
Orissa: Entry points to Kandhamal sealed

September 04, 2008
Orissa: Cong may invoke rare provision
Togadia's yatra won't be allowed, Orissa to SC

September 03, 2008
Submit report on Kandhamal by Thursday: SC to Orissa govt

September 02, 2008
VHP has no role in Kandhamal clashes: Togadia
Orissa: 'There's only 1 jawan for every village'
Orissa: Archbishop seeks CBI probe into violence
Orissa governor summoned to Delhi
Maoists didn't kill Saraswati, claims VHP
Hurricane Gustav may make or break Jindal's future

September 01, 2008
Orissa: Gas leakage in steel plant, four die
558 houses, 17 prayer houses torched in violence, says Orissa government
Post-mortem was carried out on Saraswati, others: Orissa police
Curfew suspended in Kandhamal
Orissa: '50,000 Christians still hiding in forests'

August 31, 2008
Orissa: Normalcy returns, scars remain

August 30, 2008
PM briefs President on J&K, Orissa and Bihar
Orissa remains tense; death toll rises to 14
Orissa riot victims recall tales of horror

August 29, 2008
Christian schools shut to protest Orissa violence
Orissa violence: Centre favours CBI probe
Kandhamal returns to normalcy after week-long violence
Christian families still still hiding in the jungles, says CRPF

August 28, 2008
Christian groups call for army deployment in Kandhamal
Who killed Swami Lakshmanananda?
Curfew relaxed in Kandhamal

August 27, 2008
Proof needed before blame-game in Orissa: Patil
BJP MLAs want to withdraw support to Orissa government
Orissa: Shoot at sight order in Kandhamal district

August 26, 2008
Togadia demands special commission to probe missionary activities
Uranium traces found in Orissa
Orissa: Bandh-related violence claims 9

August 25, 2008
Orissa: VHP men damage churches, prayer hall
Woman burnt, 12 churches razed during Orissa bandh
No-confidence notice against Orissa govt
Ashram attack: Advani seeks quick probe, 2 cops suspended

August 24, 2008
High alert in Orissa after violence

August 23, 2008
Naxals attack ashram in Orissa, kill 5

August 12, 2008
Orissa rehabilitates families affected by coastal erosion

August 07, 2008
Clean chit to former Orissa speaker by in sexual harassment case

July 28, 2008
Nepali Maoists spotted in Orissa

July 23, 2008
I voted for UPA to settle scores with Naveen: BJD MP
BJD brands Swain a 'betrayer'

July 22, 2008
I was offered cash, party ticket: BJD MP

July 19, 2008
Orissa devises strategy to tackle Maoists

July 16, 2008
Orissa: 17 cops killed in Maoist blast

July 09, 2008
Most Maoist attack victims drowned to death

July 07, 2008
Orissa Naxal attack: Launch salvaged, toll 33

July 04, 2008
Puri: Six die, 50 injured in stampede
Orissa Naxal attack: 17 bodies recovered so far

July 03, 2008
Low pilgrim turnout likely for Puri Rath Yatra

July 02, 2008
Missing boat in Orissa Naxal attack found

July 01, 2008
AP: Naxals may have taken missing cops hostage
AP Naxal attack: Search on for 35 cops

June 30, 2008
AP: Hope fades for policemen missing after Naxal attack

June 29, 2008
Orissa Naxal attack: Toll may reach 12

June 23, 2008
Orissa fears epidemic as flood waters recede

June 18, 2008
Orrisa flood toll rises to four

June 10, 2008
Orissa wants to change its name to Odisha

May 27, 2008
Jamshedpur gas leak: 150 taken ill

May 16, 2008
Orissa: 4 killed, 5 injured in clash

May 15, 2008
Orissa: Two die after being pushed off bus for Rs 2

May 13, 2008
Rahul denies coterie, says no harm in it

May 07, 2008
Agni-III ready for induction, can reach China

May 06, 2008
Biranchi case: Orissa cops take custody of accused Raja

May 05, 2008
Biranchi Das murder: Prime accused surrenders in Goa

April 29, 2008
Orissa wakes up to Maoist boy brigades

April 24, 2008
Contract killer arrested in Biranchi murder case

April 13, 2008
Budhia's coach Biranchi Das shot dead

April 08, 2008
Orissa gets tough on Bangladeshi migrants
Climate change & farmer suicides are linked

March 31, 2008
Sexual abuse case: Orissa Speaker resigns
Orissa: 'Victim' goes missing, police probe Speaker case

March 29, 2008
Police register criminal case against Orissa assembly Speaker

March 27, 2008
Orissa speaker booked for sexually harassing colleague

March 24, 2008
Tibetan refugees seek divine intervention

March 13, 2008
I don't need SPG's permission to meet people: Rahul

March 09, 2008
Orissa: Rahul meets NALCO workers

March 08, 2008
Rahul pitches for youth power in politics

March 07, 2008
Rahul Gandhi sets out to meet 'last man in society'

February 24, 2008
Orissa govt ready to hold talks with Naxals

February 21, 2008
Orissa Naxal attack: Toll rises to 16, two ultras nabbed

February 20, 2008
Pilot-less aircraft Lakshya successfully flight tested

February 19, 2008
Security forces launch biggest ever anti-Maoist offensive in Orissa

February 17, 2008
Orissa: 20 Maoists gunned down

February 16, 2008
Naxalism not single biggest security threat, says Patil
Orissa: Naxals raid armoury, kill 14 people

February 08, 2008
Anthrax: Experts visit affected areas of Orissa

January 21, 2008
Bhubaneswar: Blazing bus kills 2 pilgrims, injures 25

January 11, 2008
Orissa ex-top cop B B Mohanti gets bail

January 08, 2008
Strong nexus between Christian missionaries and Naxals: VHP

January 05, 2008
Kandhamal trouble not due to conversion, says government

January 03, 2008
Ex-Orissa top cop seeks two weeks to surrender

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