Author Archives: Sagarika Satapathy

Motera Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad to become World’s Biggest

Motera cricket stadium in Ahmedabad

The Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) Vice President Parimal Nathwani on Monday laid foundation stone for the world’s biggest cricket stadium at Motera in Ahmedabad at a cost of 700 crore. The new stadium with a seating capacity of 1.1 lakh, which was designed by world renowned architect firm M/s. Populou, expected to be completed in twoContinue Reading…

Raman Singh to campaign for BJP in upcoming Panchayat Polls

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Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh will be the BJP’s star campaigner for the ensuing panchayat polls in Odisha. Some other Chief Ministers of neighboring states and parliamentarians have been added to the list. The ruling BJD and Congress have decided to stage demonstration in the areas the senior BJP leader will visit to address publicContinue Reading…

Nobody is above Law: Dharmendra Pradhan says on Brother’s LPG Agency Raid

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A day after Odisha Vigilance conducted raid on petrol pumps and LPG Agency of the Talcher Gas Agency owned by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan’s elder brother, Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said nobody is above law, whosoever he may be. Law will take its own course, if any irregularity will be found. Under the EssentialContinue Reading…

Ticket selling at Barabati Stadium Counters for ODI begins

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Ticket selling at the Barabati Stadium counters for the One-Day International (ODI) match scheduled to be played between India and England at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on January 19, started today and it will continue till tomorrow. Security arrangements have been tightened to maintain law and order. CCTV cameras were also installed Ticket saleContinue Reading…

RBI raises ATM withdrawal limit to Rs 10,000 from Rs 4,500

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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday increased the daily limit for ATM withdrawals from current Rs. 4,500 to Rs 10,000 per day with immediate effect. Overall Weekly Withdrawal Limit remains Rs 24,000. However, limit on withdrawal from current accounts increased from current limit of Rs 50,000 per week to Rs 1 lakh perContinue Reading…

Navjot Singh Sidhu joins Congress, may contest from Amritsar-East

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Cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday formally joined Congress and said “This is my ghar wapsi”. Sidhu declared himself a “born Congressman” who quit the BJP in September. Ajay Maken welcomed Navjot Singh Sidhu at Congress party Head Quarter in Delhi today. Earlier on Sunday, Sidhu had met Congress Vice President Rahul GandhiContinue Reading…

Nearly 100 Pigeons died in Kendrapara Dist, Bird Flu Scare rises

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Around hundred pigeons have found dead in Kendrapara district. The locals suspected bird flu is the reason behind the deaths as many parts of Odisha are reeling under the impact of the virus. A team of veterinary surgeons has rushed to the village and blood samples have been collected for laboratory test. Notably, animals and wingedContinue Reading…

India beat England by 3 wickets to win 1st ODI

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India beat England by 3 wickets in the One-day International (ODI) at Pune, on Sunday. Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav rattled up a 200-run partnership as Kohli (122) slammed his 27th ODI century and Kedar Jadhav scored a career-best 120. Hardik Pandya then scored an unbeaten 40 off 37 balls in last 10 overs byContinue Reading…

Sukinda Chromite Mine bags 5 Prestigious Awards from IBM

Sukinda Chromite Mine -Tata Steel

Sukinda Chromite Mine (SCM) of Tata Steel, located in Jajpur district of Odisha, has bagged 5 awards in various categories including Par Excellence award as the best mine amongst all participating mines of Odisha from the Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM), Bhuabneswar Region. On the concluding day of 19 th Annual Mines Environment and MineralContinue Reading…