Bhubaneswar

Last time when India won its first World Cup in Hockey it was in 1975 under the captaincy of Ajit Pal Singh.

Bhubaneswar: October 21, 2018 became a historical day in the history of Odisha when diesel prices went higher than soaring petrol rates. A litre of diesel cost 12 paise more than that of petrol in Odisha on Sunday with Rs 80.69/ltr diesel and Rs 80.57/ltr petrol. The reason for such surprising rate difference is said …

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday said that more than 34 lakh poor women received LPG connection under Ujjwala scheme in Odisha. Pradhan Mantri LPG Panchayats were conducted at 100 locations in Odisha on Saturday. Around 18000 Ujjwala beneficiaries, who are using LPG under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana discussed the benefits of LPG …

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the Centre has devoted significant efforts to enhance connectivity all over the country. “Connectivity is at the core of all round development. Our government has devoted significant efforts to enhance connectivity all over the nation,” the Prime Minister said after inaugurating the ‘Jharsuguda airport’. ALSO READ: NDA government dares …

Bhubaneswar: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that every doctor should serve at least 3 years in rural areas before getting a promotion. “It should be made mandatory for young doctors to serve at least 3 years in rural areas before getting promotion,” Naidu said while addressing the first convocation ceremony of the All …

Bhubaneswar: The keys to Jagannath temple’s Ratna Bhandar (treasure room) were found in a locker in the district record room in Odisha’s Puri on Wednesday, an official said. The duplicate key of the inner chamber of the Ratna Bhandar was found in a sealed envelope kept in a locker of the record room, said Puri District …

New Delhi: The AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) has declared the results of the entrance exam for its MBBS course at AIIMS on Thursday. The results were declared for AIIMS New Delhi, Patna, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Bhubaneswar, Rishikesh and Raipur. Topper for 2017 AIIMS exams was Nishita Purohit (18) of Surat city in Gujarat …

Bhubaneswar:  At least eight people, including a minor, were killed and two others were injured in a head-on collision between an auto-rickshaw and a truck in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha on Saturday. The collision took place on Jagatsinghpur-Machhagaon road near Chandol Square in Jagatsinghpur district.  The three-wheeler collided with a speeding truck killing seven of them, …