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August 27, 2017

One more succumbs to swine flu; toll touches 27

Bhubaneswar: One more person succumbed to swine flu today taking the death toll to 27 in Odisha, Health Department statement said on Sunday. The death was reported from Kalinga Hospital in Bhubaneswar. The patient was suffering from…

India beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in 3rd ODI

Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Riding on opener Rohit Sharma's brilliant century, India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets to seal the five match One-Day International (ODI) series 3-0 here on Sunday. Apart from Rohit (122 not out), former skipper…

Sindhu loses World Championship final, settles for silver

Glasgow: PV Sindhu's gallant effort to become India's first ever World Champion ended in a heart-wrenching defeat against Nozomi Okuhara in an epic final here today. In a nerve-wrecking final, which tested the physical and mental…

Arun, Debi, Sulochana in BJD’s new spokespersons list

Bhubaneswar: BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today appointed 11 new spokespersons including two former ministers Arun Kumar Sahoo and Debi Prasad Mishra and newly joined Sulochana Das. The 11-member team of party…

India wins U-15 SAFF football Championship

Satdobato (Nepal): The India football team came from behind to defeat Nepal 2-1 to win the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Championship at the ANFA Complex here on Sunday. After Nepal converted a penalty to take the initial…

Haryana, Punjab suspend mobile internet till Tuesday

Chandigarh: With tension building up ahead of the sentencing of convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on Monday, the Haryana and Punjab governments on Sunday suspended mobile internet services till August 29…

Saina out of Badminton Worlds

Glasgow: India's 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal lost her singles semi-final against Japanese seventh seed Nozomi Okuhara as she settled for a bronze medal at the World Badminton Championships here on Saturday. Saina, the 12th…