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December 23, 2017

Chief of KKBN div of Maoists surrenders in Telangana

Hyderabad/Bhubaneswar: Top Maoist leader Jampanna alias Jinugu Narasimha Reddy heading the Odisha State Committee’s military commission surrendered before Telangana police along with his wife on Friday, media reports said. However,…

Barcelona defeat Real Madrid in La Liga

Madrid: Barcelona on Saturday stunned host Real Madrid with a 3-0 triumph in the 17th round of La Liga to remain undefeated for the 25th match so far, effectively ending defending champion Real Madrid's already-slim chances of retaining the…

Karbonn ‘K9 Music 4G’ launched in India

New Delhi: Domestic handset maker Karbonn Mobiles on Friday launched "K9 Music 4G" for Rs 4,990 in the country. Built for music lovers, "K9 Music" is equipped with dual speakers and comes with an offer of unlimited music download on…

Bandel Church goes green this Christmas

Kolkata: Bandel Church, eastern India's oldest church built 418 years back, has chosen to promote caring for mother earth as its Christmas theme this year, while a newly-erected 20-feet mural of "The Last Supper" would be an added…

Credibility key to OTV’s 20 years of success: Arun Jaitely

New Delhi: While continuing to bring news to all the Odia people not only in Odisha but also across the globe over the past 20 years, Odisha Television Network (OTV) has established its credibility which has led to its success, said Union…

Attaboy! Jineet Rath, an Odia buckle in Bollywood

Bhubaneswar: Hail Jineet! After working with Bollywood superstars like Aamir Khan, Hritik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Katrina Kaif in the Hindi cinema world, young and talented Odia star Jineet Rath was once again…

Sugar-sweetened drinks linked to obesity in children

London: If you are consuming a lot of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs), stop doing so. It may make you obese or overweight, a study has confirmed. A new review of the latest evidence on SSBs -- that includes 30 new studies published…

Study shows exercise can slow Parkinson’s disease

New York: Exercise can stop accumulation of a harmful protein which is believed to play a central role in the brain cell death associated with Parkinson's disease, new research has found. Engaging in exercise on a running wheel can stop…