Odisha's Birendra Lakra Appointed Vice-Captain Of Indian Men's Hockey Team For Tokyo Olympics

Bhubaneswar, June 22 -- Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday appointed experienced defender Birendra Lakra of Odisha as the vice-captain of the 16-member Olympic-bound Indian Men's Hockey Team. Lakra has bee... Read More

Rath Yatra 2021: Servitors, Cops And SJTA Officials In Puri To Undergo RT-PCR Tests From Today

Bhubaneswar, June 20 -- To minimise the spread of Covid-19, servitors, police personnel and officials of Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA), who are set to take part in the annual Rath Yatra f... Read More

Odisha Announces 'Ashirbad' Scheme For Covid Orphans

Bhubaneswar, June 20 -- Odisha Government on Sunday announced a new scheme--'Ashirbad' under which children, who lost their parents to Covid-19 in the State, will be provided a financial assistance on... Read More

Man Sleeping In Footpath Hacked To Death In Cuttack

Bhubaneswar, June 20 -- A man sleeping in footpath was hacked to death by some unidentified miscreants at the College Square area in the city on Saturday night. The man has been identified as Sanatan... Read More

Odisha Govt Grants Rs 10.34 Cr For Renovation Of Luna River

Bhubaneswar, June 19 -- In a good news for the farmers of Delanga and Kanasa block of the district, Odisha Government has granted an amount of Rs 10.34 crore for the renovation of Luna river. Accordi... Read More

The Flying Sikh's Special Connection With Odisha's Barabati Stadium

Bhubaneswar, June 19 -- Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh, who passed away on Friday due to post-Covid complications, had a special connection with the iconic Barabati Stadium of Odisha. The ace... Read More

Boy Hangs Self After Father Refuses To Give Mobile Phone For Gaming

Bhubaneswar, June 19 -- Apparently upset with his father for refusing him to give mobile phone to play online game, a 15-year-old boy allegedly killed himself at Kuruda village under Bahanaga police l... Read More

Baby Boy Sold By Father For Rs 10,000 Rescued From Odisha Capital

Bhubaneswar, June 19 -- A newborn boy allegedly sold by his father for Rs 10,000 was rescued by Commissionerate police and Childline officials in the Capital City on Saturday. Childline officials say... Read More

Odisha Urges NCTE To Allow 15 Teacher Education Institutions To Offer B.Ed & M.Ed Courses

Bhubaneswar, June 18 -- The Odisha higher education department has urged the National Council For Teacher Education (NCTE) to revoke withdrawal of recognition of 15 Teacher Education Institutions (TEI... Read More

Future Of Test Cricket Hangs In Balance; Puritans Still Hopeful Of A Turn Around

Bhubaneswar, June 18 -- As India take on New Zealand in the final of the first World Test Championship, the million dollar inevitable question over the future of Test cricket has cropped up again. Th... Read More