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Indian students perform well at the International Biology Olympiad

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

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

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

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

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

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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Odisha Chief Minister reviewed the progress work at Kalinga Stadium for the Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018.

Bhubaneswar:17/6/18; Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday reviewed the progress work at Kalinga Stadium for the Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018. The Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 is scheduled to be held in November-December at Kalinga Stadium this year. “Reviewed the progress of work at Kalinga Stadium & I am happy to see the pace of the ...

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Online ticket sale for the Hockey Men’s World Cup launched

Bhubaneswar:28/5/18; Online ticket sale for the Hockey Men’s World Cup, which is slated for November this year, has begun. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched it by receiving the first ticket for the tournament from Hockey India CEO Elena Norman in presence of Odisha Sports Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera, on Monday. While the tickets for the event are priced at Rs 200 (East Stand), Rs 100 ...

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Naveen_Odisha assured to develop facilities at Kalinga Stadium for staging of Davis Cup

Bhubaneswar:26/2/18;At OdishaITFFutures, Hon’ble CM Shri Naveen_Odisha assured to develop facilities at Kalinga Stadium for staging of Davis Cup, one of the most prestigious tournaments in world tennis. TennisInOdisha‪Hon’bl CM Shri Naveen Patnaik felicitated budding Odisha tennis players (L-R) Abhishek Mohapatra, Rutuparna Choudhury, Ameek Kiran Batth and Kabir Hans with cash awards of ₹50,000 each. OdishaITFFutures TennisInOdisha ‬

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Winter Olympics 2018

Pyeongchang  10/2/18;The 2018 Winter Olympics begins in Pyeongchang on Friday and the opening ceremony took centre stage to kick-off the 23rd Games. The Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium welcomed all 92 countries boasting nearly 3,000 athletes, with all eyes on the sight of North and South Korean competitors uniting to walk into the stadium together for the first time. There was also ...

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