Odisha continues to reel under intense heat

Bhubaneswar: Intense heat conditions prevailed over most parts of Odisha today with the mercury soaring to 43 degrees Celsius in Titlagarh, making it the hottest place in the state. However, marginal drop in temperature was recorded in a…

IMD predicts normal monsoon this year

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The country will receive "normal" monsoon rainfall this year, the Indian Meteorological Department forecast today, raising hopes for higher farm output and a boost to the rains-dependent rural economy. Nearly 50…

Mathura singer Hemant Brijwasi wins ‘Rising Star 2’

Mumbai: Hemant Brijwasi emerged the winner of live singing reality show "Rising Star 2" last night. In the live voting show, the finale was among Vishnumaya, Zaid Ali, Rohanpreet Singh and Hemant. For the finale, Hemant sang…