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Odisha blast toll rises to 8

The body of Odisha State Armed Police official Tulasiram Majhi, who went missing after the blast, was found on Thursday morning.
 

WATCH: Ball hits stumps and goes for a four after MS Dhoni was awarded a free-hit

WATCH: Ball hits stumps and goes for a four after MS Dhoni was awarded a free-hit

Dhoni missed Plunkett's next ball while attempting a powerful hit and saw the ball hitting stumps before beating wicketkeeper to reach the boundary.

WATCH: MS Dhoni's infectious smile after hitting Chris Woakes for huge six

WATCH: MS Dhoni's infectious smile after hitting Chris Woakes for huge six

Mahendra Singh Dhoni hit as many as six sixes during his 134-run knock against England in the second ODI on Thursday in Cuttack.

Kohli-Jadhav vs Dhoni-Yuvraj: Two distinct but eerily similar stands herald new era in India cricket

Kohli-Jadhav vs Dhoni-Yuvraj: Two distinct but eerily similar stands herald new era in India cricket

Interestingly, it coincided with the installment of Virat Kohli as 'The Captain' of Team India.

WATCH: After scoring his 14th ODI ton, comeback man Yuvraj Singh meets cancer patients

WATCH: After scoring his 14th ODI ton, comeback man Yuvraj Singh meets cancer patients

It's worth noting that, Yuvraj had a long drawn battle with cancer after the 2011 World Cup, where he was adjudged tournament's best player.

Highlights - India vs England 2nd ODI in Cuttack

Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned the clock back with a batting masterclass as the old warhorses' twin tons powered India to a 15-run win over England in the second One-day International and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series

WATCH: Chris Woakes cannot believe it as MS Dhoni hammers massive six over midwicket

WATCH: Chris Woakes cannot believe it as MS Dhoni hammers massive six over midwicket

He and another 35-year-old Yuvraj Singh stitched a huge 256-run fourth-wicket stand in 38.2 overs after India were reduced to 25/3 inside the first five overs.

India vs England: Ahead of 2nd ODI, Joe Root insists visitors need better plan to counter Virat Kohli

India vs England: Ahead of 2nd ODI, Joe Root insists visitors need better plan to counter Virat Kohli

The 26-year-old also asserted that Kohli is one of the best when it comes to run chases.

Tickets for first ODI between India-England have been 'sold-out': MCA

Tickets for first ODI between India-England have been 'sold-out': MCA

Ticket sales for the day-night fixture commenced on December 15 and were sold out in 12 days, MCA said in a media release.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches signature campaign on Mahanadi, Polavaram

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches signature campaign on Mahanadi, Polavaram

Patnaik became the first signatory to the memorandum, which will be submitted to President Pranab Mukherjee. It is proposed to contain at least one signature from all the 87 lakh families of the state, BJD sources said.

Four railway officials suspended for Odisha train accident

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday ordered a thorough probe into the accident.

Two dead, many injured in collision between passenger and goods train in Odisha; Suresh Prabhu orders probe

Two dead, many injured in collision between passenger and goods train in Odisha; Suresh Prabhu orders probe

Passenger train (number 78408) hit the good train (BCN-DANKUNI) from behind in Odisha.

21 dead as bus falls off bridge in Odisha, CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia

21 dead as bus falls off bridge in Odisha, CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia

Of the 30 injured, at least 15 are said to be in a serious condition, the Indian Express reported.

Rasagola Dibasa: Visit Odisha's most authentic hub of the sweet dish!

Rasagola Dibasa: Visit Odisha's most authentic hub of the sweet dish!

Leave the Origin of rasagola debate aside, it's Rasagola Dibasa- enjoy the dish!

 

Be ready to tackle floods, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's message to administration

Be ready to tackle floods, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's message to administration

With the weather department predicting surplus rainfall this year, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday asked the administration to be fully prepared to tackle floods.

I respect martyrdom but you're trained to kill enemy, not to die - Manohar Parrikar told jawans

I respect martyrdom but you're trained to kill enemy, not to die - Manohar Parrikar told jawans

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said that he had told jawans that I respect martyrdom but you are trained to kill the enemy, not to die.

Terror suspect's secretariat visit leads to political row in Odisha

Terror suspect's secretariat visit leads to political row in Odisha

Abdul Rehman, who is said to be a member of Al Qaeda in India Subcontinent (AQIS), had allegedly visited the Odisha secretariat on October 7. 

 VIDEO: Meet a tea-seller, who spends 50% of his income on school for slum kids

VIDEO: Meet a tea-seller, who spends 50% of his income on school for slum kids

He is no rich man. He is a tea-seller but he spends 50 per cent of his income on school for slum children.

Odisha government officer reveals her transgender identity

A 32-year-old Odisha government gazetted officer on Monday made public her transgender identity.

'Rahman was instructed to recruit young boys from India'

Suspected al-Qaeda terrorist Abdur Rahman, who was arrested from Cuttack on December 16, was asked to recruit young boys to work for terror