26 May 2019·
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WSHGs Members Keen to Attend Naveen’s Swearing-in Ceremony * Naveen’s Oath-taking Ceremony to Be Held at Exhibition Ground * KALIA Beneficiaries to Get Two Installments of Financial Assistance on May 29 * Rahul Gandhi’s Offer to Quit as Cong Chief Unanimously Rejected by CWC * Alliance Air to Launch Flight Services from Jharsuguda to Bhubaneswar, Raipur from June 1 * BJD Continues to Rule Heart in Ganjam * Naveen Expresses Gratitude to People for another Opportunity, Urges Them to Come Forward for Building New Odisha * Naveen Receives Congratulatory Messages from Several Key Leaders on His Stellar Victory * Indian Women’s Hockey Team Lose 0-4 to Republic of Korea * Indian Junior Hockey Women’s Team Leave for Cantor Fitzgerald U21 International 4-Nations Tournament in Ireland and Matches against Belarus * Odisha: Naveen Likely to take Oath as CM for Record 5th term On Wednesday * Chandrani Creates History; To Become Youngest Ever Parliamentarian of India * Bhakta Charan Das Quits as Odisha Congress Campaign Committee Chairman * Odisha Governor Accepts Resignation of Naveen Patanik from CMO, New BJD Govt Likely by Monday * Odisha Poll Results: Heavywaights Suffer Defeat in State * Odisha Assembly Poll Results: Dama Suffers Defeat, Son Wins Paradip Seat * Sambit Patra’s Electoral Debut - A Flop Show * Odisha CM Condoles Death of Mountaineer Kalpana Das * Niranjan Patnaik Steps Down as OPCC Chief * ‘Everest Lady of Odisha’ Kalpana Das Dies During Expedition to Mount Everest * Jay Panda Suffers Biggest Electoral Defeat of His Life * Naveen Thanks People for BJD’s Fifth Consecutive Victory * Odisha CM Congratulates Modi for BJP's Win, Says Constructive Relation Would Be Maintained * Naveen’s Confidence on Women Proved Worthwhile * BJD wins Nabarangpur Assembly Seat

Lifestyle/Health

New Report Calls for Urgent Action to Avert Antimicrobial Resistance Crisis

New Report Calls for Urgent Action to Avert Antimicrobial Resistance Crisis

New Delhi: UN, international agencies and experts today released a groundbreaking report demanding immediate, coordinated and ambitious action to avert a potentially disastrous drug-resistance crisis.
Health Benefits of Dates You May Be Unaware Of

Health Benefits of Dates You May Be Unaware Of

Commonly known as date or date palm, Botanical name Phoenix dactylifera, is a flowering plant species in the palm family, Arecaceae. It is cultivated for its edible sweet fruit. It is probably originated from the Fertile Crescent region straddling between Egypt and Mesopotamia.
Health Benefits of Holy Basil (Tulsi)

Health Benefits of Holy Basil (Tulsi)

Bhubaneswar: Commonly known as Holy Basil (Tulsi), Botanical name (Ocimum tenuiflorum), is an aromatic perennial plant in the Lamiaceae family. It is also known as the "Queen of Herbs."
Health Benefits of Coriander (Dhania) Leaves

Health Benefits of Coriander (Dhania) Leaves

Bhubaneswar: Coriander or dhania (Botanical name Coriandrum sativum) is also known as cilantro. It is otherwise known as Chinese parsley as well.
Eat an Egg Daily and Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay: Study

Eat an Egg Daily and Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay: Study

London: Eating an egg daily can have a beneficial effect on the blood metabolite profile that is related to a lower risk of Type-2 diabetes, a new study shows. The findings showed that the blood samples of men who ate more eggs included certain lipid molecules that positively correlated with the blood profile of men who remained free of Type-2 diabetes. "
Maintain Your Dry Skin This Winter With These Simple Tricks

Maintain Your Dry Skin This Winter With These Simple Tricks

Bhubaneswar: The winter is here and the colder temperatures can have a damaging effect on your skin elasticity and health. The cold and dry weather drain out the skin’s vital moisturiser. Here are few tips and tricks to achieve a flawless and glowing skin make up.
High Heels Can Cause Major Joint Problems: AIIMS Expert

High Heels Can Cause Major Joint Problems: AIIMS Expert

New Delhi: Wearing stilettos or pencil heels might be fashionable but it can have an adverse affect on health, especially bones, and may lead to major health hazards like degenerative arthritis -- also called osteoarthritis.
Painkillers During Pregnancy Linked to Early Puberty in Girls

Painkillers During Pregnancy Linked to Early Puberty in Girls

London: Women who are in the habit of popping up over-the-counter painkillers during pregnancy could increase the risk of their daughters entering puberty earlier than normal, warns a research.
Air Pollution Linked to High Risk of Oral Cancer: Study

Air Pollution Linked to High Risk of Oral Cancer: Study

Taipei: Higher levels of air pollution may be linked to a heightened risk of developing oral cancer, which includes cancers of the lips, tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard and soft palate, a study has found.
E-Cigarettes 95% Less Risky Than Conventional Cigarettes: Experts

E-Cigarettes 95% Less Risky Than Conventional Cigarettes: Experts

New Delhi: By cracking down on artificial nicotine products, India will miss the historical opportunity to reduce the burden of disease and deaths due to smoking and tobacco as these products are 95 per cent less risky than conventional cigarettes, health experts said.
Quick Hacks to Save Money This Festive Season

Quick Hacks to Save Money This Festive Season

New Delhi: When festivity comes ringing in your life, you know there is a lot of exchange of greetings and gifts and a lot of money is spent in the process. So why not spend money efficiently and effectively to save up every time you shop this year?
Simple Ways to Prevent Digestive Problems in Children

Simple Ways to Prevent Digestive Problems in Children

New Delhi: Newborn babies are bundles of joy for every parent. However, taking care of them is not just exciting but challenging as well. Their laughter brings happiness to everyone around, and their cries fill the atmosphere with a sense of urgency.
Rise in AIDS, HIV Cases in China

Rise in AIDS, HIV Cases in China

Beijing: China has seen an increase of 14 per cent in the number of people living with HIV and AIDS, officials have said.
Newborn Son Contracts HIV Infection From Father: Study

Newborn Son Contracts HIV Infection From Father: Study

New York: In an unusual case, researchers have reported how a newborn baby of an HIV-negative mother got the infection from his father who was also suffering from chicken pox.
WHO Underestimated Spread of Polio Virus, Unlikely World can be Polio-Free Before 2021: Thomas Abraham

WHO Underestimated Spread of Polio Virus, Unlikely World can be Polio-Free Before 2021: Thomas Abraham

New Delhi: Reporting from the frontlines of the war against polio and drawing on detailed interviews with key players, Thomas Abraham has chronicled "the mind-boggling story" of the polio campaign in "Polio: The Odyssey of Eradication". He has asserted that the World Health Organisation (WHO) underestimated the spread of the poliovirus, and according to his findings, it is unlikely that the world
India to have over 700 mn smartphone users by 2022: Counterpoint

India to have over 700 mn smartphone users by 2022: Counterpoint

New Delhi: More than a billion smartphones will be sold in India over the next five years, taking the number of users to surpass 700 million by 2022, Counterpoint Research said on Friday.
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases: It's Time To Act (September 29 is World Heart Day)

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases: It's Time To Act (September 29 is World Heart Day)

According to International Diabetes Federation's ‘Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease report, in 2015, approximately five million were estimated to have died from diabetes, the majority of these as a result of cardiovascular complications. The report adds that populous countries have the largest absolute number of people dying from CVD, and include China, India and the Russian Federation.
Limited Screen Time Good for Children's Brains

Limited Screen Time Good for Children's Brains

Toronto: Parents, please take note. If you want your kids to do well in life, limit their screen time to less than two hours, encourage them to do physical activities and to have sufficient sleep, suggests new research.
New Hairstyles, Long Lasting Make-Up: Spruce up for Festivals

New Hairstyles, Long Lasting Make-Up: Spruce up for Festivals

New Delhi: The festive season brings on parties and gatherings galore. Try new hairstyles every time you step out, and ensure you put on make-up that lasts long.
Now a Hair Dryer Made of 23.75 Karat Gold

Now a Hair Dryer Made of 23.75 Karat Gold

New Delhi: A new hairdryer made of 23.75 karat gold has been launched.
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