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World Cup Rd of 16 schedule

FIFA World Cup 2022: Round of 16 fixtures, timings and streaming details

There was never a dull moment in the 47 matches that were played in the group stage of this World

ECoR GM

ECoR general manager conducts inspection at Cuttack-Paradeep Railway Section

East Coast Railway (ECoR) General Manager Roop Narayan Sunkar did an inspection of the railway developmental works of Cuttack-Paradeep railway

Angul-Sukinda rail line project

Operations and maintenance pact for Angul-Sukinda rail line project

Operations and Maintenance (O&M) agreement of Angul-Sukinda rail line project has been signed between East Coast Railway and Angul-Sukinda Railway

Utkal University

MoU between Utkal University and AIIMS soon for healthcare research

Bhubaneswar: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) would soon be signed between Utkal University and AIIMS-Bhubaneswar towards research work in healthcare

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Vande Bharat Express for Odisha soon: Vaishnaw

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister of Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw during his visit to Odisha on Saturday reviewed the ongoing projects and traffic

SOA researchers

Researchers in two per cent Stanford world ranking felicitated

Bhubaneswar: Researchers of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA), who figured in the world ranking of top two per cent scientists drawn

e-scooters

SOA adds more e-scooters on campus

Bhubaneswar: Travelling within the campus or going around the city has become easier for students of SOA Deemed to be

Roop Narayan Sunkar

ECoR general manager inspects Bhubaneswar railway station

East Coast Railway (ECoR) General Manager Roop Narayan Sunkar on Wednesday inspected the Bhubaneswar Railway station and had Window Trailing

Usha Devi

Minister urges ULB representatives to scale up urban initiatives

Bhubaneswar: Housing and Urban Development Minister Usha Devi inaugurated a state-level workshop-cum-orientation for elected representatives of ULBs at Lok Seva

CISF recruitment 2022

CISF recruitment 2022: Apply online for 787 posts

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has issued a notification for recruitment to the post of Constable/Tradesman in the employment newspaper

Lumpy Skin Disease

Lumpy Skin Disease resurfaces in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD), a Capripox virus disease affecting cattle, buffalo and goat, which was detected in Odisha in

OJS toppers

SOA students who cleared OJS exam, felicitated

Bhubaneswar: Adyasha Mishra, a student of SOA National Institute of Law (SNIL) here, who topped the Odisha Judicial Service (OJS)

Positivity award

SOA, SUM Ultimate get Positivity Awards

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University has received ‘Sakaratmak Ratna Award’ for creating positivity in the society

FIFA World Cup 2022

FIFA World Cup 2022, live streaming and telecast details: where and how to watch in India

FIFA World Cup 2022 starts on November 20 in Qatar, as 32 teams will compete for a place in the

FIFA World Cup 2022

FIFA World Cup 2022 full schedule, kickoff timings in IST

The much-awaited FIFA World Cup 2022 is all set to kickoff on November 20 in Qatar, as 32 teams will

Priyanka Priyadarshini

Priyanka Priyadarshini selected for Women’s T20 Challenger

Odisha’s Priyanka Priyadarshini has been picked to play in the Senior Women’s T20 Challenger, to be played from Nov 20-26

Biplab Samantray

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Biplab, Poddar included in Odisha squad

Biplab Samantray and Govind Poddar have been included in Odisha’s squad in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy. The senior men’s

Roop Narayan Sunkar

ECoR GM reviews redevelopment work at Puri railway station

East Coast Railway (ECoR) general manager Roop Narayan Sunkar inspected Puri Railway Station and reviewed its redevelopment work on Wednesday.

Comviva

SOA signs MoU with Comviva for digital solutions

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University here on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Comviva

Naveen Patnaik

Odisha approves cyclotron unit at NISER

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has approved state government funding of Rs 150 crore for the establishment of a state-of-the-art Medical

ECoR

ECoR felicitates 60 students from various schools

Students from various Schools of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack were felicitated by East Coast Railway (ECoR) recently, at its headquarters, Bhubaneswar.

Samudramanthan

‘Samudramanthan’ event inaugurated in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A three-day national Dhara event, ‘Samudramanthan’, organised under the aegis of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ in Odisha to focus

roop narayan sunkar

Roop Narayan Sunkar is new general manager of ECoR

Roop Narayan Sunkar, an officer of Indian Railway Service of Engineering (IRSE) of 1985 batch has joined East Coast Railway

BJB College

BJB College win men’s inter-college basketball tournament

Bhubaneswar: In the men’s inter-college basketball tournament organised by Utkal University on Saturday, BJB autonomous College beat UN Autonomous College

Odisha squad for Vijay Hazare Trophy

Two new players in Odisha squad for Vijay Hazare Trophy

The selectors have picked two new players in the 16-member Odisha squad for the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Odisha have included

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

ECoR celebrates Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

General Manager(I/C), East Coast Railway Sharad Kumar Srivastava administered oath to the officers and employees of ECoR to dedicate themselves

Dr K Madan Gopal

NITI Aayog member urges documentation of successful Covid management by states

Bhubaneswar: The way several states including Odisha battled the Covid-19 pandemic and emerged successful must be documented for generation of

SOA-Taiwan

Taiwan keen to collaborate with Indian universities

Bhubaneswar: Taiwan is keen to collaborate with Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University for joint degree programme and

SUMUM

Doctors remove huge tumour from newborn’s abdomen in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at SUM Ultimate Medicare (SUMUM) have successfully removed a huge tumour from the abdomen of a newborn girl,

ULB engineers

Orientation programme for engineers to build climate resilient urban infra

Bhubaneswar: In order to make urban Odisha climate resilient, the Housing and Urban Development (H&UD) department organised a one-day orientation

PMAY-U Award

Odisha wins PMAY-U Award in best policy initiative category

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has won the PMAY-U Award 2021, for ‘Best Policy Initiatives by State’ under special category. The award was

Vigilance Awareness

ECoR organises special Vigilance awareness drive to curb corruption

Vigilance Awareness Week–2022 is being organised from October 31 to November 6 with the theme “Corruption free India for a

Srabani Nanda

Srabani Nanda wins gold at National Open Athletics Championship

Odisha’s Srabani Nanda bagged gold in women’s 100 mtr with a timing of 11.55 sec at the 61st National Open

SUM Ultimate Medicare

SUM surgeons conduct challenging surgery on newborn

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at SUM Ultimate Medicare have successfully conducted surgery to repair Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) in a newborn baby

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Vaishnaw flags off India’s first aluminium freight rake train

Union Minister of Railways, Communications and Electronics and Information Technology, Ashwini Vaishnaw flagged off India’s first aluminum freight rake at

Wewer

SOA sponsored startup wins award at Dubai tech event

Bhubaneswar: Wewer, a tech startup sponsored by the SOA Deemed to be University here, has won the Supernova Challenge in

SOA Community Radio

Community 90.4 radio station celebrates 10th anniversary

Bhubaneswar: Voice of SOA Community 90.4, the Community Radio station of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA), celebrated its tenth year on

SUM Hospital

Tumour weighing 7.5 kg removed from child’s abdomen

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here have removed a tumour weighing 7.5 kg from the

Bharat Gaurav train

Railways revenue up by 92 per cent in passenger segment

Railways registers growth of 24 per cent in Reserved Passenger Segment and 197 per cent in Unreserved Passenger Segment. The

Bikash Swarup Pati

Bikash Swarup Pati qualifies as BCCI match referee

Bikash Swarup Pati, a former Odisha Ranji Trophy cricketer and current men’s senior selection committee member has successfully qualifiedas a

Madhuri Meheta

Odisha announce 16-member squad for BCCI Senior Women’s T20 Trophy, Meheta to lead

Madhuri Meheta to lead as Odisha announce 16-member squad for the BCCI Senior Women’s T20 Trophy, starting October 11 in

SUM Ultimate Medicare

Lifestyle changes, stress management key to avoid heart attacks

Bhubaneswar: Lifestyle changes and stress management are keys to avoiding cardiac problems in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic which

Special train between Bhubaneswar and Tirupati

Keeping in view the demands and to clear additional rush in regular trains, it has been decided to run a

World Pharmacists’ Day

Importance of pharmacists in healthcare stressed

Bhubaneswar: The importance of pharmacists in the healthcare system was underscored at a programme organised to celebrate World Pharmacists’ Day

MUKTA

Plan to rejuvenate water bodies in cities under MUKTA programme

Water bodies in the cities are an important form of surface water that play a vital role in the ecosystem.

Bharat Gaurav train

Indian Railways promotes digital transactions in a big way

To promote Digital India initiative across Indian Railways, digital method of transactions for purchase of food items through catering units

SUM Hospital

Child with critical burn injuries recovers

Bhubaneswar: A four-year-old girl, who suffered 30 per cent burn injuries following an accident and was treated at the Burn

NSS

NSS urged to prepare for disaster preparedness

Bhubaneswar: The National Service Scheme (NSS) should explore possibilities for educational intervention in online education in remote areas in addition

Ashwini Vaishnaw

India to roll out hydrogen-powered train on next Independence Day: Vaishnaw

Bhubaneswar: India will roll out its first hydrogen-powered train, designed, developed and manufactured indigenously on the next Independence Day, Union

Swachhata Pakhwada

ECoR launches Swachhata Pakhwada in massive scale

East Coast Railway (ECoR) has started Swachhata Pakhwada in a big way giving special focus on cleanliness at railway station

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Vaishnaw directs construction of foot over bridge at Birapratappur

Acting upon a grievance by villagers of Birapratappur near Chandanpur in Puri, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has directed railway officials

Mazagon Dock recruitment

Mazagon Dock recruitment 2022: Apply online for 1,041 vacancies

The Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) has issued a notification inviting applications for 1,041 vacant posts for Skilled and Semi-Skilled

SBI clerk recruitment

SBI clerk recruitment 2022: Apply online for over 5,000 vacancies

The State Bank of India (SBI) has issued a notification inviting applications for 5,008 vacancies for the post of Clerk

Odisha Athletics Association

AGM of Odisha Athletics Association held

The Annual General Meeting of Odisha Athletics Association was held at the meeting hall of Odisha Olympic Association on Sunday,

World Suicide Prevention Day

80 per cent of suicides preventable, says expert

Bhubaneswar: Around 80 per cent of people dying by suicide send out tell-tale warning signs before taking the extreme step

Low pressure Odisha

Low pressure system to trigger rain in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A low pressure area has formed over West central Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood on Sept 8. The system

City Mission Managers

Performance review meeting of City Mission Managers held

Bhubaneswar: A one-day performance review-cum-orientation meeting of City Mission Managers was held under the auspices of Housing and Urban Development

Usha Devi

‘Housing for all’ initiative for urban poor of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Housing & Urban Development Department (H&UD) has started an initiative “Housing for All Policy” especially for the Economically

Skull base osteomyelitis

Overseas patient successfully treated of rare disease at Bhubaneswar hospital

Bhubaneswar: In a boost to medical tourism in Odisha, a 65-year-old Iraqi national suffering from central skull base osteomyelitis has

CISF recruitment 2022

FCI recruitment 2022: Apply online for 5043 vacancies

The Food Corporation of India (FCI) will fill more than 5043 vacancies for the post of Assistant Grade 3 (AG-III),

Coding hackathon

Odisha’s biggest coding hackathon begins

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is taking steps to create an environment conducive to the financial growth of the State in

Asia Cup 2022

Asia Cup 2022 full schedule, dates, timings and venues

The Asia Cup 2022 featuring six teams kicks off on August 27, with Sri Lanka and Afghanistan playing the opening

Sanjay Behera

Cuttack to host three matches of Legends League Cricket

Cuttack’s Barabati Stadium will be one of the host venue of the Legends League Cricket. Three T20 matches of the

SOA

SOA signs MOU with ICAR-CIFA to facilitate academics and research

Bhubaneswar: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with city-based ICAR-Central

ULBs

Review meeting on Transformative Urban Agenda held

The Housing & Urban Development department started its cluster wise performance review meeting for the ULBs with a focus to

Amit Rohidas

ECoR felicitates hockey star Amit Rohidas

East Coast Railway General Manager Sharad Kumar Srivastava felicitated its Senior Sports Officer and defender of Indian hockey men’s team

Sharad Kumar Srivastava

ECoR observes Sadbhavana Diwas

East Coast Railway observed “Sadbhavana Diwas” at Rail Sadan, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar by organising a pledge ceremony. Staff and officers led

SOA-Jadavpur

SOA signs MoU with Jadavpur University

Bhubaneswar: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University here and Jadavpur

BYJU’S Odisha Women’s T20

BYJU’S Odisha Women’s T20: Odisha Red and Odisha Violet share trophy

Odisha Red and Odisha Violet shared the trophy as the final of BYJU’S Odisha Women’s T20 Cricket on Thursday could

SBI clerk recruitment

IBPS PO Recruitment 2022: Apply online for 6,432 vacancies

The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) will be conducting the PO Exam 2022 for recruitment in various government banks in

Street lights orientation event

Orientation programme on LED street lights in ULBs

Bhubaneswar: A one-day orientation programme of electrical engineers on smart LED street lights in ULBs was held in SUDA conference

Dr. Madan Mohan Sethi

India’s Consul General in Vietnam says big scope for education collaboration between two countries

Bhubaneswar: A big scope exists for Indian and Vietnamese universities for collaboration and exchange of students-faculty, Dr. Madan Mohan Sethi,

MUKTA

State-level orientation programme of MUKTA professionals held

Bhubaneswar: A one-day State level orientation programme for Mukta professionals was inaugurated on Wednesday by Usha Devi, Minister Housing &

ECoR

ECoR to resume services of all Express trains

East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to restore the services of another four pairs of Express trains originating from its

4G in Odisha villages

2792 unconnected villages in Odisha to get 4G service

As many as 2792 unconnected villages of Odisha will soon get 4G service under the ‘antyodaya’ vision. The project will

Urbashi Das

Physically-challenged social activist presented with a car

Bhubaneswar: A young woman social activist with paralysed hands was on Saturday gifted with a new car by Siksha ‘O’

ECoR 67th Award Ceremony

ECoR observes 67th annual award function

East Coast Railway observed its 67th Annual Award ceremony at Railway Auditorium, Bhubaneswar, recently. Sharad Kumar Srivastava, General Manager (I/C),

CISF recruitment 2022

IB recruitment 2022: Apply online for 766 vacancies

The Intelligence Bureau (IB) of India has announced the vacancies for recrutiment Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO), Junior Intelligence Officer

SUM Hospital

Patient with rare blood disorder successfully treated at SUM hospital

Bhubaneswar: A 30-year-old woman suffering from a rare blood disorder has been successfully treated at the Institute of Medical Sciences

Ashwini Vaishnaw

Chip design and manufacturing centre to come up at IIT-Bhubaneswar

IIT-Bhubaneswar will become the 31st institution in the country for designing and manufacturing of chip under the startup programme as

Azadi Ki Rail Gadi Aur Station

Iconic Week of ‘Azadi Ki Rail Gadi Aur Station’ concludes

The celebration of Iconic Week of “Azadi Ki Rail Gadi Aur Station” by East Coast Railway (ECoR) that started from

SSC Delhi Police recruitment

DRDO RAC recruitment 2022: Apply online for 630 Scientist B posts

The Defence Research and Development Organisation’s (DRDO) Recruitment and Assessment Centre (RAC) has issued a notification inviting applications for the

Bike rally by RPF to mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Railway Protection Force (RPF) of East Coast Railway held a bike rally to mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. General Manager

Wasim Jaffer

Wasim Jaffer steps down as Odisha coach

Wasim Jaffer has stepped down from his position as Odisha Ranji team coach, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) informed on Saturday.

SBI clerk recruitment

IBPS recruitment 2022: Apply online for 6,035 clerk vacancies

The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) has issued a notification inviting applications for a total of 6,035 vacancies for recruitment

SOA

NIRF Rankings 2022: SOA placed 16th in the country, improves position in four other categories

Bhubaneswar: Continuing its pre-eminent position in academics and research, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be University here has improved

Power Grid Jobs

Power Grid recruitment 2022: Apply online for 1,166 vacancies

The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) or POWERGRID has issued a notification for recruitment to the post of

UPPCL recruitment

Navodaya Vidyalaya recruitment 2022: Apply Online for 2,200 vacancies

The Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) has invited application for various posts such as Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Post Graduate Teacher

Rajdhani-like coach

Rajdhani-like coach facility in three trains originating from Odisha

East Coast Railway has decided to provide Rajdhani-like coach facilities in three trains originating from East Coast Railway (ECoR) jurisdiction.

Low pressure Odisha

Two low pressure areas likely to form, intense rain expected in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The low pressure system formed over north Odisha and nearby region on Monday has moved towards Madhya Pradesh on

Naveen Patnaik

Odisha ranked No. 1 State in State Ranking Index for NFSA 2022

Odisha has been ranked No. 1 Performing State in the Country in the recently published State Ranking Index for NFSA

Mazagon Dock recruitment

IBPS clerk recruitment 2022: Apply online for 6,035 vacancies

The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) has issued a notification inviting applications for Clerk post in the 2 July Employment

MUKTA

Odisha’s MUKTA receives global recognition for sustainable urban initiatives

Odisha’s MUKTA (Mukhyamantri Karma Tatpara Abhiyan) has been selected as one of the top five finalists for the 2021-22 WRI

Khurdha Road station

New station building at Khurdha Road station inaugurated, Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Duronto Express flagged off

Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Ashwini Vaishnaw inaugurated New Station building of Khurda Road station and flagged off Bhubaneswar-New Delhi

CISF recruitment 2022

DRDO RAC recruitment 2022: Apply online for 630 Scientist posts

The Recruitment and Assessment Centre (RAC) has issued a notification inviting candidates for the post of Scientist ‘B’ in the

SBI clerk recruitment

Coal India recruitment 2022: Apply online for 1,050 vacancies

Coal India Limited (CIL) has issued a notification inviting online applications for the post of Management Trainee (MT) for a

Cuttack Railway Station

‘One Station, One Product’ outlets open at Bhubaneswar and Cuttack railway stations

Under the “One Station, One Product” Scheme, Khurda Road division has launched two stalls at Bhubaneswar and Cuttack railway stations,

SOA

SOA gets A++ grade in NAAC assessment

Bhubaneswar: Securing a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.88 out of 4.00, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan (SOA) Deemed to be

UPPCL recruitment

Supreme Court recruitment 2022: Apply online for 210 posts

The Supreme Court of India has issued a notification for the recruitment for the post of Junior Court Assistant. A

Power Grid Jobs

Indian Navy recruitment 2022: Apply online for 338 vacancies

The Indian Navy has issued a notification inviting applications for 338 vacancies for the post of Apprentice for Naval Dockyard