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December 22, 2017

Dama’s Exit Unlikely To Be Mourned

The inevitable has happened. BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has finally wielded his dreaded axe, which many suspected was rusting in his fourth term, on his Agriculture Minister Dr. Damodar Rout. The decision was not entirely…

India beat Sri Lanka by 88 runs in second T20I

Indore: A good all-round performance helped India beat Sri Lanka by 88 runs in the second Twenty-20 International (T20I) match at the Holkar Cricket Stadium here on Friday. Skipper Rohit Sharma, who blasted a 35-ball century, piloted…

Rohit’s blitzkrieg powers India to 260 in second T20I

Indore: Skipper Rohit Sharma blasted a 35-ball century to power India to the joint-second highest T20I total of 260/5 in the second match against a hapless Sri Lanka at the Holkar Cricket Stadium here on Friday. Put in to bat, India rode…

Rupani, Patel to continue as CM, Dy CM

Gandhinagar: Vijay Rupani will continue as Gujarat Chief Minister, aided by Nitin Patel as his deputy, the central observer team of the BJP announced on Friday, ending the suspense of who will lead the government. Rupani, who had been…

Damodar Rout loses minister post over casteist remarks

Bhubaneswar: Taking stern action against Damodar Rout over his casteist remarks, Odisha CM and BJD president Naveen Patnaik today dismissed senior leader and Agriculture minister Damodar Rout from his Council of Ministers. “I strongly…

Odisha sanctions over 54,000 houses for poor

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has sanctioned 54,275 houses for the poor and economically weaker sections of society spreading across 113 Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in the state. The decision comes after the clearance from the…