Asia Cup 2023: India to ease return for Jasprit Bumrah in mega event, says head coach Rahul Dravid

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- After a long injury lay-off, India's premier fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah returned to the Indian team in the recently-concluded Ireland T20I series. The speedster was appointed t... Read More

16 stranded Odia labourers in Dubai allege exploitation, plea for help to return home

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- In a heart-wrenching incident, as many as 16 labourers from Ganjam district, who had gone to eke out a living in Dubai after allegedly being lured by middlemen have been report... Read More

Asia Cup 2023: Why the mega event will be played in ODI format and not T20I?

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- Once considered the mini-version of the World Cup, Asia Cup has gradually shaped into a preparatory platform for the World Cup. Whichever World Cup (ODI or T20I) is being held ... Read More

Asia Cup 2023: Pressure of expectation will be high on Indian team, says Sunil Gavaskar

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- Former legendry batsman Sunil Gavaskar feels that the 'pressure of expectations' will be high on India in Asia Cup and the World Cup. The Little Master is hopeful that there wo... Read More

Ganjam records 40 pc deficit rainfall, Odisha govt prepares contingency plan

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- Several districts of Odisha have experienced deficit rainfall in the rainy season this year so far. Among those districts, Ganjam has witnessed the highest deficit of 40 per ce... Read More

OTV Cares: 25 students receive certificates after successful completion of training

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- After the successful completion of four months training, certificates were given to as many as 25 meritorious students having poor financial backgrounds in a special programme ... Read More

Raksha Bandhan in Puri Srimandir to be celebrated tomorrow

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 30 -- 'Gamha Purnima' or 'Raksha Bandhan' is being celebrated across the State today with religious fervor, pomp and gaiety. As per the rituals, sisters tie 'Rakhi' (a sacred thread)... Read More

National Sports Day: Chopra, Praggnanandhaa & Prannoy shine with incredible feats; India rising as a sporting power

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 29 -- With historic achievements of javelin sensation Neeraj Chopra, chess prodigy R Praggnanandhaa and badminton star HS Prannoy in recent times, India's sporting prowess is gradual... Read More

National Sports Day: Odisha's visually-impaired international footballer now battles acute poverty

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 29 -- At a time when the whole country is celebrating National Sports Day today, many eminent players of national and international repute are leading a miserable life due to the all... Read More

Ntini terms Bumrah as 'one of the finest fast bowlers', offers advice ahead of ODI WC

Bhubaneswar, Aug. 29 -- Former South Africa speedster Makhaya Ntini has termed India's premier speedster Jasprit Bumrah as one of the finest fast bowlers in international cricket. Ahead of the ODI Wo... Read More