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Jr Hockey WC: India, Spain on goal-scoring spreeRediff.com2 days ago
Over 70 goals were scored on the second day of the men's Junior Hockey World Cup in Odisha, with Spain registering a record-breaking 17-0 win over the USA in a Pool C game, on Thursday.
Jr Hockey WC: Sanjay 'tricks' but France stun IndiaRediff.com3 days ago
Vice-captain Sanjay scored a brilliant hat-trick but it was not enough as defending champions India were stunned by unfancied France in their opening Pool B match of the FIH Junior Hockey World Cup, in Bhubaneswar, on Wednesday.
53 school-going girls, 22 MBBS students test Covid +ve in OdishaRediff.com4 days ago
The infected students are studying in classes 8, 9 and 10, and they were tested for COVID-19 after a majority of them exhibited symptoms of cold and cough, she said, adding that the district administration and health authorities have been informed about it.
And now... a Yoga Championships!Rediff.com12 Nov 2021
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Chinese exporters to suffer Rs 50K-crore losses this DiwaliRediff.com29 Oct 2021
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) also expects that consumers may spend about Rs 2 lakh crore during the Diwali festival sale period. "Like previous year, this year too CAIT has given a call of 'boycott Chinese goods' and it is certain that China is going to suffer a business loss of about Rs 50,000 crore in terms of stoppage of import of chinese goods by Indian traders," CAIT stated.
Junior Hockey WC: Foreign teams exempted from quarantineRediff.com22 Oct 2021
Foreign teams that will land in India for next month's FIH Men's Junior Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar have been exempted from quarantine and will only be required to monitor themselves for COVID-19 symptoms during the stay.
From Kerala to Uttarakhand, what's causing heavy rains across IndiaRediff.com20 Oct 2021
Climate experts also warn the intensity of rains in Kerala and Uttarakhand is "alarming" and must draw immediate attention towards "climate emergency".
India withdraws from Birmingham CWG hockey; cites COVID concernsRediff.com5 Oct 2021
Hockey India reasoned that there is only a 32-day window available between the Birmingham Games (July 28-August 8) and the Hangzhou Asian Games (September 10-25) and it can't risk sending its players to the UK which has been one of the worst affected countries by the coronavirus pandemic.
England pulls out of men's Jr Hockey WC in BhubaneswarRediff.com4 Oct 2021
England pulled out of the FIH Men's Junior World Cup, to be held in Bhubaneswar next month, on Monday, citing a number of COVID-related concerns and taking "note" of the Indian government's mandatory 10-day quarantine protocol for all UK nationals.
ITC Hotel to launch boutique luxury property, its 6thRediff.com2 Oct 2021
Mementos, the new brand, would be aimed at addressing the need for boutique luxury hotels across various destinations.
India hockey forward S V Sunil calls it a dayRediff.com1 Oct 2021
The two-time Olympian (2012 and 2016), from Somwarpet in Coorg, was a key player in the Indian forward line for over a decade with fine performances.
Farmers' Bharat Bandh hits rail, road traffic at several placesRediff.com28 Sep 2021
Several trains were cancelled, highways and key roads blocked and many thousands stranded for hours on Monday as a nationwide 10-hour shutdown against the Centre's three agri laws disrupted lives across parts of India, particularly in the north.
Cyclone Gulab to make landfall in Odisha, AP todayRediff.com26 Sep 2021
The orange alert has been issued for moderate or heavy thunderstorms and wind speed with 30-40 km per hour to reach some districts of Odisha within the next three hours.
Booster dose of anti-Covid vax not needed at this stage: ExpertsRediff.com18 Sep 2021
As the global debate on booster shots gathers momentum, several scientists in New Delhi said the priority must be to ensure that more people are inoculated with at least their first jab.
Bengaluru scientists solve mystery behind Odisha's 'black tigers'Rediff.com15 Sep 2021
a team led by ecologist Uma Ramakrishnan and her student Vinay Sagar from the National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, have discovered that the coat colouration and patterning which make the wild cats appear dark boil down to a single mutation
'We want people to love and support Indian hockey more'Rediff.com8 Sep 2021
'I feel so fortunate to be part of this incredible group and yes, I do believe I have been lucky to have had such a great start to my international career.'
Tokyo Paralympics: Bhagat wins badminton goldRediff.com4 Sep 2021
Reigning World champion Pramod Bhagat continued India's fine showing at the Tokyo Paralympics with a gold medal in the badminton SL3 class event, in Tokyo, on Saturday. The 33-year-old Bhagat, who is also the world No. 1 and current Asian champion, scored a 21-11, 21-16 win over Japan's Daisuke Fujihara in the first SL3 class semi-final, which lasted 36 minutes.
Editor publishes obscene photos of Dutee; detainedRediff.com3 Sep 2021
Police have detained web channel editor Sudhanshu Sekhar Raut and also seized computers and other material from the accused.
Watford, Odisha FC sign international club partnershipRediff.com1 Sep 2021
Watford FC on Wednesday announced that it has signed a three-year International Club Partnership with Indian Super League outfit Odisha FC. This collaboration will be mutually beneficial for the regions where each club operates and will cover both footballing and non-footballing aspects.
Odisha toasts India's Tokyo Olympics hockey teamsRediff.com17 Aug 2021
At a felicitation function, in Bhubaneswar, to honour the men's and women's Olympics hockey teams, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, an ardent supporter of the game in the country, announced that the state will continue to sponsor the national hockey teams for another 10 years.
BJD to put up 27% OBC candidates in panchayat pollsRediff.com13 Aug 2021
In what analysts are terming as a political masterstroke, the ruling Biju Janata Dal President Naveen Patnaik Friday decided that his party will field candidates from Other Backward Castes (OBC) for 27 per cent of seats in the forthcoming three-tier panchayat elections in Odisha.
Women's hockey: Grit. Camaraderie. FamilyRediff.com12 Aug 2021
For women's hockey in the country, this result may well turn out to be a watershed moment.
Opposition MPs climb on table, throw papers in Rajya SabhaRediff.com10 Aug 2021
Ugly scenes were witnessed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday as opposition MPs climbed on the officials' table, waved black cloth and threw files when the House began a discussion on farmers' protest against new reform laws.
If India wants to win Gold in Paris...Rediff.com10 Aug 2021
'If we want to ensure this isn't a once-in-four-decade phenomenon, then we have to produce 1,800 players all the time, create infrastructure, so that we are constantly challenging at the top of the ladder.'
Armed forces hail Subedar Neeraj's 'golden victory'Rediff.com8 Aug 2021
Defence minister Rajnath Singh said Neerj Chopra's "golden victory" at the Tokyo Olympics is a historic and proud moment for the entire country, including the Indian armed forces.
Parliament faces repeated adjournments over PegasusRediff.com2 Aug 2021
Both Houses of Parliament witnessed multiple adjournments on Monday as opposition MPs continued their protest over the Pegasus snooping row and other matters. Amid ruckus by the Opposition, the Rajya Sabha passed the Inland Vessels Bill-2021 while the Lok Sabha passed the General Insurance Business (Nationalisation) Amendment Bill with voice-vote.
What India men's hockey team must do vs Belgium in SFRediff.com2 Aug 2021
India's men's hockey team chief coach Graham Reid has told his players to keep their emotions in check and avoid cards against a strong opponent like Belgium in the Tokyo Olympics semi-finals on Tuesday.
Juvenile Justice Bill passed in Rajya Sabha amid Oppn ruckusRediff.com28 Jul 2021
The Upper House, which has seen continuous protests by the Opposition since the Monsoon session started on July 19 to press for discussions on Peagasus and farm laws, was adjourned thrice before the Chair finally adjourned it for the day.
Heroic Cat Protects Humans from CobraRediff.com23 Jul 2021
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Parliament adjourned for the day as Oppn keeps up protestRediff.com23 Jul 2021
Parliament proceedings were adjourned for the day following disruptions by Opposition parties which raised slogans on the Pegasus snooping row and the farmers' issue by gathering in the Well of the House.
Hockey: Men fancy chances against NZ; women set for tough Dutch test in openerRediff.com23 Jul 2021
After a dismal eighth place finish in Rio Games, much is expected from the Manpreet-led side.
'Will live with Dilip Kumar's memories in my heart'Rediff.com9 Jul 2021
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From IAS officer to Modi minister: Meet Ashwini VaishnawRediff.com7 Jul 2021
The 51-year-old BJP leader Vaishnaw, born in Rajasthan's Jodhpur, is a suave and former Odisha cadre IAS officer from the 1994 batch. He managed to wrangle support from the ruling BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik despite being in the rival camp.
Living in these states? You're more likely to get CovidRediff.com2 Jul 2021
People living in the national capital and in states such as Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are more likely to contract COVID-19 due to prolonged exposure to high concentration of PM 2.5, according to a new pan-India study.
Big day for India as shooters, archers win medalsRediff.com26 Jun 2021
Verma wins compound individual gold, opens tally for India.
India's Top Travel Destinations for 2021Rediff.com25 Jun 2021
A significant 69% respondents indicated keen interest to travel in 2021 post ease in restrictions with 18% ready to travel immediately post unlock and 51% within 3-6 months.
Tokyo Olympics: Manpreet Singh to lead men's hockey teamRediff.com22 Jun 2021
Under Manpreet's captaincy, the Indian team has achieved important milestones,
Kids unlikely to get disproportionately hit by 3rd wave: StudyRediff.com17 Jun 2021
The SARS-CoV-2 sero-positivity rate among children is high and comparable to the adult population and hence, it is unlikely that any future third wave of the prevailing COVID-19 variant would disproportionately affect children aged two years and above, according to the interim findings of an ongoing study conducted in the country.
Home sales in Tier II and III cities fall in AprilRediff.com31 May 2021
With the arrival of the second Covid wave in April, the numbers fell by almost 50 per cent.
Socially Distant Love In Time of Dating AppsRediff.com31 May 2021
The pandemic and social distancing have forced umpteen changes in our lives. The way people date is yet another one of them.