Two doctors suspended, 1 de-panelled for tubectomy operations in Odisha

Odisha government on Tuesday placed two doctors under suspension and de-panelled another doctor in connection with the tubectomy operation allegedly conducted by using a cycle pump at a health camp in Angul district.

Cold wave continues in Odisha

A cold wave continued to sweep several parts of Odisha with Phulbani, the administrative headquarters of Kandhamal district, Tuesday recording 3.4 degrees Celsius, the lowest temperature in the state, an official said.

India successfully tests 1,000-kg glide bomb

India Friday tested an indigenously developed 1,000-kg glide bomb, with a top official saying the country can now launch heavy bombs for delivery up to 100 km away with high precision.

Jaundice kills 13 in Odisha town

Bhubaneswar: Jaundice has killed 13 people in Odisha's Sambalpur town and its adjoining area since May and infected nearly 1,100 others, an official said on Monday.

Loss against Pakistan was haunting us, says Roelant Oltmans
Loss against Pakistan was haunting us, says Roelant Oltmans

Indian players lacked energy in the bronze medal match against Australia as the heart-breaking defeat against Pakistan kept haunting the side, High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans said on Sunday.

Germany beat Pakistan 2-0, bag 10th Champions Trophy title
Germany beat Pakistan 2-0, bag 10th Champions Trophy title

Olympic champions Germany clinched the Hero Champions Trophy title with a convincing 2-0 win over Pakistan in the summit clash, snapping their five-year old jinx in the elite eight-nation event at the packed Kalinga Stadium, here on Sunday.

Champions Trophy Hockey: India lose to Australia 1-2, miss bronze medal
Champions Trophy Hockey: India lose to Australia 1-2, miss bronze medal

India wasted a golden opportunity to break their 32-year-old medal jinx in the Hero Champions Trophy hockey tournament after going down to Australia 1-2 in a hard-fought bronze medal play-off match of the eight-nation meet here on Sunday.

FIH suspends 2 Pakistani hockey players for indecent behaviour
FIH suspends 2 Pakistani hockey players for indecent behaviour

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Sunday suspended two Pakistani players Amjad Ali and Mohammad Tousiq from playing in the Champions Trophy final after they were found guilty of making obscene gestures towards spectators following their semi-final win against India.

FIH orders inquiry into Pakistani players' indecent behaviour
FIH orders inquiry into Pakistani players' indecent behaviour

Pakistani players shamelessly hurled obscene gestures towards Indian fans and media after their win over India but no action will be taken against them as their coach Shahnaz Sheikh has apologised to the FIH for the incident.

Champions Trophy Hockey, 2nd semi-final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...
Champions Trophy Hockey, 2nd semi-final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of Champions Trophy Hockey tournament second semi-final between India and Pakistan, being played at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar.

Indian hockey on the cusp of making history, says Roelant Oltmans
Indian hockey on the cusp of making history, says Roelant Oltmans

High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans feels Indian hockey team is on the cusp of making history but said to achieve that Sardar Singh and Co will have to give their 100 per cent against arch-rivals Pakistan in the Hero Champions Trophy semifinals on Saturday.

Hockey Champions Trophy: Pakistan to unleash 9-11 attack on India
Hockey Champions Trophy: Pakistan to unleash 9-11 attack on India

Aiming to outwit India in the Champions Trophy semifinals, the Pakistan hockey team has devised a rather controversially-titled 9-11 strategy which they plan to unleash at the Kalinga Stadium, here Saturday.

These tough matches will prepare us for Rio 2016: Roelant Oltmans
These tough matches will prepare us for Rio 2016: Roelant Oltmans

Having masterminded Belgium's ouster from the Champions Trophy Hockey tournament with a perfect strategy, India's high performance director Roelant Oltmans is eyeing many such encounters before the team gets ready for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Champions Trophy: India hammer Belgium, set-up semifinal date with Pakistan
Champions Trophy: India hammer Belgium, set-up semifinal date with Pakistan

India produced an inspirational performance with a magnificent come-from-behind 4-2 victory over Belgium to set-up a mouth-watering semi-final clash against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy hockey tournament, here on Thursday.

Champions Trophy: India beat Netherlands for first time in 18 years
Champions Trophy: India beat Netherlands for first time in 18 years

An inspired India registered their first win over the Netherlands in 18 years when they stunned the World Cup and Olympic silver medallists 3-2 in a high-voltage encounter to finish third in Pool B at the Hero Champions Trophy hockey tournament here on Tuesday.

Jeremy Haywards' double give Australia first win in Champions Trophy
Jeremy Haywards' double give Australia first win in Champions Trophy

Jeremy Hayward's twin strike helped world champions Australia register their first win in the tournament when they beat Asian Games silver medallist Pakistan 3-0 in their final Pool A match of the Hero Champions Trophy hockey, here on Tuesday.

German striker Florian Fuchs wants to play HIL after finishing studies
German striker Florian Fuchs wants to play HIL after finishing studies

Germany's Florian Fuchs, one of the world's most lethal strikers, wants to play in the cash-rich Hockey India League once he finishes his studies next year.

Champions Trophy: England draw 1-1 with Belgium, finish on top of Pool A
Champions Trophy: England draw 1-1 with Belgium, finish on top of Pool A

England came from a goal down to draw 1-1 against Belgium and top Pool A in the Hero Champions Trophy hockey tournament at the Kalinga Stadium, here on Tuesday.

Cairn India joins Champions Trophy Hockey as sponsors
Cairn India joins Champions Trophy Hockey as sponsors

 Cairn India were today unveiled as the sponsors of the Champions Trophy hockey tournament that started in Bhubaneswar, Saturday.

Late Germany goal sinks India in FIH Champions Trophy
Late Germany goal sinks India in FIH Champions Trophy

Goalkeeper P R Sreejesh's magnificent effort went in vain as Olympic champions Germany scored a late goal to beat hosts India in their opening Pool B match of the Hero Champions Trophy at a packed Kalinga Stadium, here on Saturday.