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Odia Girl Padmini Rout wins International Master Title

Bhubaneswar, Feb 06: Chess star Odia girl Padmini Rout made the state proud by winning the International Master (IM) title at the ongoing Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival at England.

Earlier, Padmini had bagged the Woman International Master (WIM) title in 2007 and Woman Grand Master (WGM) title in 2010.


Man arrested for killing wife over dowry demand

Rourkela: Police arrested a man on charges of killing his wife over demands of dowry at Tulinga village under Hemagiri police limits in Sundergarh dis...

Baripada All Set To Celebrate Rath Yatra Today

Baripada: People in Baripada are now soaked in Rath Yatra festivities as they now eagerly wait for pulling of the grand chariots. Here the pulling of ...

Son Arrested For Killing Father Over Family Feud In Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: A youth allegedly killed his father at Vedanta rehabilitation and resettlement (RR) colony over family feud on Saturday night.The accused ...

Elderly woman falls into well, dies

Narasinghpur: A 75-year-old woman died after she fell into a well while fetching water at Hatia Palli village under Narasinghpur police limits in Cutt...