Articles by Upasana Bidika

BCCI To Work With NADA For 6 Months on Trial

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: Committee of Administrators (CoA) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which is appointed by the Supreme Court of India today announced that it will work with the National Anti-Doping Agency for 6 months on trail. Such a decision was arrived at by the BCCI, after a meeting with the ICC […]

Priyanka Gandhi Begins Her Campaign Through Ganga Yatra Today

Bhubaneswar/Prayagraj: The newly appointed General Secretary of Indian National Congress, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today started her three day long Ganga Yatra in a boat from Manaiya Ghat in Prayagraj today as a part of her campaign for the lections of 2019. Before boarding the boat for sailing she said to the reporters that, “Ganga Maiya […]

LOC in Rajouri: Indian Soldier Dies in Ceasefire

Bhubaneswar/Jammu: In a firing by Pakistan at Line of Control (LOC) at Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir an Indian Soldier was killed yesterday, defence sources said. He was killed during a ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Army in the Sunderbani sector. “A soldier was killed and four others injured when Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire […]

2 PUBG Gamers Run Over By Train in Mumbai

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: Two young men who were while engrossed in playing an online mobile game called PUBG were run over by the Hyderabad-Ajmer Express. This incident happened in Hingoli district of Maharashtra. The decease are recognised as Nagesh Gore (24) and Swapnil Annapurne (22) were playing PUBG on their phones near the railway track at Khatkali Bypass […]

Release of Notification For First-Phase Polls In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: For the first phase of polls in Odisha, as announced by the Election Commission of India (ECI), a gazette notification has been issued today. It is issued by district collectors (who are also the returning officers) for the elections in four Lok Sabha and 28 Assembly constituencies of Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Berhampur and Koraput districts […]

Goa CM Manohar Parikar No More: Funeral Procession at 4 pm Today

Bhubaneswar/Panaji: The four-time Goa Chief Minister and former Union Defence Minister, Manohar Parikar, is no more. He died yesterday evening after battling for pancreatic cancer for more than one year. On his demise, the Centre has announced “Today” as a National Mourning Day and the National Flag will be flown half-mast across the country and […]

ISRO Signs MOU With IIT Roorkee For Space Technology Cell

Bhubaneswar/Bengaluru: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee signed an MOU with The Indian Space Research Organization of the Department of Space, Government of India, Bengaluru today for setting up an ISRO-IITR Space Technology Cell (STC) at IIT Roorkee. This MOU was signed keeping in view the need to strengthen their institutional interactions and thereby enhancing […]

SC Sets Aside Life Time Ban on Indian Cricketer S Sreesanth

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Apex Court today relived the Indian Cricketer S. Sreesanth, from life time ban imposed by the BCCI on him. This ban was imposed on him when he was found guilty of match fixing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013. The SC has ordered the BCCI to reconsider the ban on the […]