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Odisha govt applies for GI tag for 'Odishara Rasagola'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Friday filed its application to stake claim for 'Odishara Rasagola', three months after West Bengal was awarded GI t...

'No Helmet - No Puja' in Odisha temple

Paradip: Priests of a 1000-year-old temple in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district have stopped performing puja of two wheelers if the riders are not equip...

Odia IPS Officer Appointed Kashmir Range IG

Bhubaneswar: In a major reshuffle, the Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday appointed Odia IPS officer Swayam Prakash Pani as Inspector General (I...

Microwaves may be as harmful for environment as cars: study

London: Microwave ovens across Europe alone emit as much carbon dioxide as nearly seven million cars, a study has found.Researchers from University of...

Eating healthy but not losing weight ?

Many people have made weight loss their New Year's resolution and have stocked their kitchen shelves with healthy items like avocados, coconut oil and...