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December 27, 2017

Air Deccan, Air Odisha join hands to save costs

Mumbai: Air Deccan, which recently commenced operations with flight services to Jalgaon, has forged a partnership with Air Odisha, under which the two carriers will share each other’s network and resources to minimise costs. While Air…

UDAN flights from Jharsuguda from February 2018

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will start regional flight operations from Jharsuguda airport under Centre's UDAN scheme in the first week of February 2018, officials said today. Chief Secretary A P Padhi informed the reporters after…

Mann ki Bhasha Transcends Language Barrier

The Opposition attack on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for his lack of knowledge of Odia is getting a little too repetitive for comfort. In the 20 years since the formation of the BJD, the supremo has made it abundantly clear that he has…

Smartphone sensors can give hackers clues to your PIN number

Singapore: Instruments in smartphones such as the accelerometer, gyroscope and proximity sensors represent a potential security vulnerability as researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that data from these sensors could be…

Over 300 JD-U leaders, workers resign in Bihar

Patna: More than 300 leaders and workers of the ruling Janata Dal-United in Bihar on Wednesday resigned from the party in support of senior party leader Uday Narain Choudhary who has revolted against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Most of…

Lok Sabha passes amendment bill on GST cess

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed an amendment bill that seeks to replace an ordinance in which tax rates on motor vehicles was hiked to a maximum of 25 per cent under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. The House took up…

Know how to soothe teeth sensitivity in easy ways

New Delhi: Oral health is a window to a persons overall health and well-being and amongst that teeth sensitivity is one of the main problems that can range from slight discomfort to severe pain -- so make sure you are taking care of it…