Within the mega battle for the World Test Championship title will be playing out the high-profile clash between India captain Virat Kohli and New Zealand skipper Kane Willaimson. It seems like Kohli and Williamson, two of the best batsmen and inspirational leaders of the current generation are destined to fight against each other for as long as they play cricket.
On May 20, as many as 21 cobra eggs were found in Delanga Block in Puri. The locals had contacted the snake helpline members, who recovered the eggs from the spot. The Snake Helpline members arranged for artificial hatching of the eggs. Out of the total, 20 eggs hatched while one.The snake helpline members then released the 20 cobra hatchlings into Chandaka forest area.
While the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) and CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination) have already come up with the evaluation formula for Class 12 exams, all eyes are now on the criteria the Odisha CHSE Board is going to adopt. The Vice Chairman of Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), Tusharkanti Tripathy on Thursday (June 17) made a big revelation in this regard. According to Tripathy, matriculation or the Class 10 examination would play an important role in the calculation of Plus-2 Board Examination marks.
This is the story of Roshan Mishra a bright young boy from Khordha, who dreams of being a Chartered Accountant. This young boy wants to live and make his parents proud. However, life is slowly slipping away from him. Roshan has been diagnosed with a very rare type of cancer called ‘Clival Chordoma.’ This cancer affects the brain at the base of the skull.
This may look like a busy vegetable market, but it is not. It is loot happening on road near Palasuni area of Bhubaneswar. A truck carrying vegetables met with an accident and its entire load spilled onto the road. Spotting a chance, passersby got to work and started filling up their bags and sacks with the vegetables. The visuals also show a couple of people wearing khaki clothes among others engaged in this raid.
At least one person was killed and two others sustained serious injuries after two groups of people fired bullets and hurled bombs at each other at Sarangdhar Stadium in Kamakhyanagar area of Dhenkanal.
Ending all speculations, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday revealed the evaluation criteria for awarding marks to Class 12 students. The Board apprised the Supreme Court that the marks will be decided on the basis of the performance in Class 10th, Class 11th and Class 12th.
Odisha government changed its lockdown strategy and announced partial lockdown across the state till 5 AM of July 1st. As per the latest announcement, greater degree of relaxation has been granted to Category A districts (Baragarh, Bolangir, Boudh, Deogarh, Gajapati, Ganjam, Jharsuguda, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Rayagada, Sambalpur, Subarnapur and Sundergarh).
This year too, Deba Snana Purnima of the Holy Trinity will be held without devotees at Puri. In view of the grim pandemic situation and extension of curbs by the state government, Deba Snana Purnima, the ritualistic bathing ceremony of Lord Jagannath and His siblings on June 24 will be observed sans devotees like last year. SJTA (Shree Jagannath Temple Administration) chief Krishan Kumar informed that Puri Srimandir will remain out of bounds for devotees till July 25th and a decision regarding allowing devotees for darshan would be taken after Rath Yatra.
Ahead of commencement of online classes next week, Odisha government has released a set of guidelines to be followed during the virtual classes through YouTube live streaming for students of elementary classes across the state.