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Naveen Patnaik welcomed the Webb Ellis Cup (Rugby World Cup) trophy

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Bhubaneswar:10/8/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday welcomed the Webb Ellis Cup (Rugby World Cup) trophy at the state Secretariat here. Bhubaneswar in the third city in which the trophy travelled to after Delhi and Mumbai. Speaking on the occasion Patnaik said, “It is good to witness the excitement around the Rugby World Cup 2019 Trophy Tour in India. Odisha ...

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Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore flags off an all-women expedition to Mt. Manirang

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Himachal Pradesh:7/8/18:he Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports & Information and Broadcasting Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore today flagged off an all-women expedition to Mt. Manirang (6593Mt/21631 ft) in Himachal Pradesh. The expedition commemorates the silver jubilee of 1993 Women Everest expedition. Col.Rajyavardhan Rathore commended the effort of India Mountaineering Foundation to send the all women expedition team to ...

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PM interacts with Table Tennis Medal winners of Commonwealth Games- 2018

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi interacting with the Table Tennis Medal winners of Commonwealth Games, 2018, in New Delhi on July 30, 2018.
	The Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan and the Minister of State for Youth Affairs & Sports and Information & Broadcasting (I/C), Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore are also seen.

Newdelhi;30/7/18;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today interacted with the Commonwealth Games 2018 medal winners in Table Tennis.  The sportspersons had called on the Prime Minister at Parliament House, New Delhi. The Prime Minister congratulated the medal winners for their exemplary performance in the international arena. He added that their performance have made the entire nation proud. The Prime Minister ...

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Odisha:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Felicitates Wushu player Babulu Munda

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Bhubaneswar:29/7/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik presented a cheque of Rs 2.33 lakh to 13-year-old Babulu Munda, who won a silver medal at the recently concluded 7th World Wushu Championship in Brazil, on Saturday. The Keonjhar lad had to settle for silver after losing to his Egyptian contender in the 42 player kg sub-junior category of Sanshou discipline on July 16. He made it to the final by ...

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Indian students perform well at the International Biology Olympiad

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Mumbai;22/7/18;The Indian team performed well in the 29th International Biology Olympiad (IBO 2018) held in Tehran, Iran from July 15 to 21, 2018. 271 of the brightest students from across the world, from 71 countries participated in this edition of IBO. The Indian team comprised four students, namely, Kunjal Parnami from Bangalore, Shaswat Jain from Yamunanagar, Stuti Khandwala from Surat and ...

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Little girl Arushi Srichandan made Odisha proud by clinching five medals in 14th Asian Schools Chess

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Bhubaneswar:15/7/18: Little girl Arushi Srichandan made Odisha proud by clinching five medals including two gold in 14th Asian Schools Chess Championship 2018 recently concluded in Sri Lanka. Arushi bagged two bronze medals, two gold and one silver in Under-9 category of Asian Schools Chess Championship 2018 held at Waskaduwa, Sri Lanka. While she won a bronze in rapid individual event, ...

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President &PMhave applauded Hima Das, who recently became the first Indian woman to win gold at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships

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New Delhi :13/7/18; President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have applauded Hima Das, who recently became the first Indian woman to win gold at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships. Taking to social media, President Kovind congratulated sprinter Das for her performance and said it is a “very proud” moment for Assam and India. “Congratulations to our sensational sprint ...

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Hockey India has named the Indian Junior Women’s Hockey Team for the upcoming U-23 Six Nations Tournament

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New Delhi:2/7/18; Hockey India has named the Indian Junior Women’s Hockey Team for the upcoming U-23 Six Nations Tournament to be held from 14th – 21st July 2018 in Antwerp, Belgium. The Indian Women’s team will be playing a total of five round-robin matches against Ireland, Great Britain, Belgium, Canada and Netherlands. The tournament will see the top two teams ...

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Odisha’s ace sprinter Dutee Chand set a new national record in women’s 100m race

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Bhubaneswar:29/6/18: Odisha’s ace sprinter Dutee Chand on Friday set a new national record in women’s 100m race at the 58th National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championships-2018 being held at Sarusajai Stadium, Guwahati. Dutee finished first in Heat-2 of the semi-final round of women’s 100m sprint clocking 11.29 seconds, which is a new national record. The previous record was also held by Dutee ...

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Odisha gears up to host the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

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Bhubaneswar:25/6/18; As Odisha gears up to host the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 starting November 28, 2018, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) event director Ms. Gabrielle van Zwieten arrived in Bhubaneswar on a two-day visit on Monday and reviewed the preparations at the Kalinga Stadium. Accompanied by officials from the host federation Hockey India, Gabrielle held meetings with ...

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