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Tag: 2018

UPSC Recruitment 2018
UPSC Releases New List Of Candidates To Fill Up Vacant Posts

New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released a list of 53 candidates, who were part of a consolidated reserve list of the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2018, to fill up the remaining posts. The results of the examination were declared on April 5 this year recommending 759 candidates in order of merit […]

Missing Children: Trace-out rate in Odisha dips to 14% in 2018

Bhubaneswar: It is a distressing sign! The tracing rate of missing children had fallen to mere 14 per cent in 2018 from over 23 per cent in 2017. The dip in tracing rate looks quite nagging as Odisha is yet to trace a whopping 5,648 children missing since the year 2010. According to the data […]

Baahubali Prabhas Lost it Again!

Prabhas became a household name with the release of SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali:The Beginning and Baahubali:The Conclusion. He soon became the youth sensation and millions became his fans. However, recently the Rebel Star was surpassed by another South actor surprising many. In March this year, the rank of The Times 50 Most Desirable Men,2018 […]

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Cabinet approves Amendments to Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval to move official amendments to the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018, pursuant to the recommendations of the Standing Committee on Finance (SCF). The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018 was introduced in Parliament on July 18, 2018 and was […]

HTC's earnings dropped to all-time low in 2018: Report

Taipei: The year just-ended was terrible for Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC as its revenue dropped to an all-time low, the media reported. According to the handset maker’s just-released year-end 2018 numbers, HTC took in just NT$23.74 billion (or $770 million) during 2018, the lowest in all its years as a public company. “HTC’s December 2018 […]

Mumbai Special Court declares Vijay Mallya 'fugitive'

Mumbai: In a significant victory for the investigating agencies, a Mumbai Special Court on Saturday declared absconder liquor baron Vijay Mallya a ‘fugitive’ under the Fugitive Economic Offenders Act, 2018. A Special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) Court in Mumbai gave its verdict in a case filed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in June […]

The year when Modi's charisma appeared to wane

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling BJP face a tough challenge in the Lok Sabha elections in the coming summer in the wake of its defeat in the recent Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh and mounting worries on the economic front. Even at the end of 2017, no one […]

Sharply fluctuating fuel prices defined oil and gas sector in 2018

New Delhi: For the Indian oil and gas sector, the year was defined by what occured outside with crude oil prices rising steadily to cross $86 a barrel owing to oil producers starting output cuts from January, before a sharp correction in the third quarter brought it down to below $50 earlier this month. Consequently, […]

Deepika beats SRK as Indian Cinema's top star in 2018: IMDb

Mumbai: With just one film in her account in 2018, actress Deepika Padukone has made it as the top star of Indian cinema in 2018, beating her “Om Shanti Om” co-star Shah Rukh Khan, according to leading global movie website IMDb. IMDb on Tuesday unveiled the ‘2018 Top 10 Stars of Indian Cinema’ list. The […]

Hockey World Cup 2018: Team Argentina arrives in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:Team Argentina arrived in capital city to grand reception at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) to participate in the Hockey World Cup scheduled to begin on November 28. According to sources, to ensure safety of the foreign players and guests, extensive security arrangements have been made by the police across the city. On the […]

India crush Sri Lanka by 144 runs to lift 6th U19 Asia Cup title

Dhaka: India rode on an all-round show to crush Sri Lanka by 144 runs to bag the Under-19 Asia Cup 2018 title at the Shere Bangla National stadium here on Sunday. This was also India’s sixth U-19 Asia Cup title after winning the tournament earlier in 1989, 2003, 2012, 2014 and 2016. Opting to bat […]

Asiad 2018: Boxers Amit, Vikas enter semis

Jakarta: Indian boxers Amit Panghal and Vikas Krishan notched up contrasting victories to enter the semi-finals of their respective weight categories at the 18th Asian Games here on Wednesday. Both of them thus ensured a spot on the podium for themselves as the losers in the last four stage are awarded bronze medals. In the […]

Samsung plans to install about 5 LED cinema screens in India by 2018 end

New Delhi: Samsung India is looking to install about five of its 4K Onyx Cinema LED displays at movie theatres across the country by the end of 2018, a senior company executive has said. The South Korean tech giant introduced the LED display for large screens in collaboration with multiplex theatre major PVR Cinemas in […]

Odisha CM to inaugurate Gurupriya Bridge next month

Malkangiri: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the much-awaited Gurupriya Bridge that will serve as a lifeline for thousands of people in the inaccessible areas of Malkangiri district next month. The project is almost complete barring a few minor works, informed Works Minister, Prafulla Mallick after the performance review meeting of his department chaired […]

IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad Back On Top After Beating Delhi

Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad moved closer to the playoffs of the Indian Premier League (IPL) after they defeated Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets here on Saturday for their fourth win on the trot, and a victory that drove them back to the top spot. Teenage sensation Prithvi Shaw’s 65-run knock followed by skipper Shreyas Iyer’s 44 […]

Cabinet approves Ordinance to confiscate properties of fugitive economic offenders

New Delhi: In a bid to bring back defaulters of huge bank loans who escape to refuges abroad, the Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance that would provide for attachment and confiscation of the properties of the economic offenders. The decision to issue The Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance, 2018 was taken at a meeting […]

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Railway Recruitment for over 25000 Asst Loco Pilot, application date extended

Bhubaneswar/ New Delhi: In a good news for railway job aspirants who are yet to apply for the Assistant Loco Pilot or who have missed it, the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has extended the application submission date. Interested and eligible candidates were earlier able to apply online by March 5, 2018 but it has now […]

On the spot Railway Recruitment 2018: Get the details

Bhopal/Bhubaneswar: The West Central Railway (WCR) has released notification for on the spot (walk-in-interview) recruitment of House officer. The Central Hospital, WCR, Jabalpur is having two vacant posts of House Officer- one in Medicine and one in surgery department. The date for the interview is January 23, 2018 at 11 am. Details of Railway Recruitment […]

Railway Recruitment 2018: Check, apply for various positions

Mumbai: The Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd (MRVC), a Public Sector undertaking of Government of India under the Ministry of Railways (MoR), has released notification for the recruitment of candidates to fill various positions laying vacant. Candidates’ selection will be done for manning the following position for execution of projects in Mumbai Suburban Area: MRVC […]

Jan 2 Supermoon, the biggest of 2018

New Delhi:  The first supermoon of the year 2018 on January 2 will be the biggest of the year. According to NASA, a supermoon is a lunar phenomenon that occurs when a full moon is at its closest point to earth. This makes the moon appear up to 14 per cent larger and 30 per […]

4 healthy habits to cultivate in the New Year

New Delhi: As we get ready to welcome 2018, most of us also commit to being better versions of ourselves. Leading a healthier lifestyle usually tops the list, but it is also one of the toughest things to achieve. To finally break that cycle of unfulfilled resolutions, commit to just a few healthy habits and […]

Aadhaar, PAN to be linked to insurance policies by Mar 31, 2018

Chennai: India’s insurance regulator on Monday extended the time to link Aadhaar number to insurance policies till March 31, 2018. In a circular issued on Monday to all the life, non-life (including standalone health insurers) the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) said the date of submission of the Aadhaar Number and Permanent […]

OPECA insists on OJEE over JEE, seeks CM Naveen’s intervention

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) came out with a notification for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2018, the Odisha Private Engineering College Association (OPECA) on Friday urged the Odisha government to not participate in it till the proposed ‘One Country One Examination’ concept is implemented. OPECA members on Friday […]

Engineering Service Examination 2018: UPSC to stop receiving application on Oct 23; get the details!

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is currently accepting applications for the recruitment of 588 various vacancies in branches like Civil, Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication and Mechanical Engineering through Engineering Service Examination, 2018, including PH (LDCP & HI), on regular basis. Meanwhile, the online application submission has already started from September 27. The last date to […]