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OCA president, secy quit posts

Bhubaneswar, 04/01/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : Following Lodha Panel’s recommendations, Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) president Ranjiv Biswal and secretary Asirbad Behera resigned from their posts on Wednesday. Similarly, 18 office bearers of the OCA also resigned from their posts.While, MLA Debasis Samantaray will be in charge for the ODI match scheduled to be played between India-England ... Read More »



Jajpur,23/12/2016 ( Odisha Samachar / Akshaya Rout )- Ollywood actress Anu Choudhury giving a winners trophy to Rana and Rishi of Puri who emerged champions in the state-level Sattar Badminton tournament held at Sukinda on Thursday Read More »

Vice President Hamid Ansari inaugurates mega Biju Patnaik Rural Hockey Tournament in Rourkela


Bhubaneswar, 11/12/2016 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ): Vice President of India Hamid Ansari inaugurated the mega Biju Patnaik Rural Hockey Tournament in Rourkela on Saturday. Gracing the occasion, the Vice President expreseed his happiness that such a grand event is being held in the steel city with a participation of around 1500 teams from Odisha, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. ... Read More »

Reshma Appointed as KISS Football Coach


Bhubaneswar, 28/11/2016  ( Odisha Samachar )- Reshma Begum (31) well-known former footballer from Odisha has been appointed as the Football Coach in Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS). She was given appointment after Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT and KISS came to know about her plight and wanted to extend help. In the 12 years of her football career which ... Read More »



JAJPUR, 16/11/2016 ( Odisha Samachar )–  BJD Youth leader Prtavat balabantaray inaugurated the State-level  Anshuman memorial  Cricket tournament at Jaraka  Grounds under dharmasala block in jajpur district  on Wednesday Inaugurating the tournament  balabantaray  said, “I am happy to know that  Anshuman memorial    has organised a state-level cricket tournament. An opening match between Bramhapur  and Cuttack  teams was held in ... Read More »

5 Players of KISS Selected in India Women Rugby Team


Bhubaneswar,13/10/2016 ( Odisha Samachar )- Five girls from Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Meerarani Hembram (+3 3rd yr Arts), Sanjukta Munda (+3 3rd yr Arts), Hupi Majhi (+3 1st yr Arts), Manjulata Pradhan (+2 2nd yr Arts) and Bhagyalaxmi Barik selected for “India Women Rugby Team” to represent India in Asia Rugby Women’s Sevens Tournament to be held at Colombo, ... Read More »

Chandan returned from Germany


Bhubaneswar, 3/9/2016 ( Odisha Samachar )-  Chandan Nayak,  11-year old football player of the Sabar Sahi slum in the capital city, returned home  after a week-long training at the iconic football club Bayern Munich in Germany. Chandan, who joined the club as an academy player, took training from senior Germany football players there for a week . After returning to ... Read More »

ROAD TO OLYMPICS 2016- Bhubaneswar shows support for Indian sportpersons playing at Rio


Bhubaneswar,9/8/2016(Odisha Samachar/Sonali Lenka)-To celebrate the competitive as well as the festive mood of Rio Olympics 2016 where 6 of our very own Odia sportspersons have entered to compete in this world mega-event, an exclusive event was organized for the Bhubaneswar denizens. To show our support, encourage and celebrate their entry and represent India in this prestigious sporting event, MyCityLinks in ... Read More »

FIDE World Junior Chess Championships Inaugurated in KIIT


Bhubaneswar, 07/08/2016 ( Odisha Samachar ) : FIDE World Junior Chess Championships 2016 (for boys & girls under 20 years of age) inaugurate at KIIT University on Sunday. Inaugurating the Championship, Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha said, Odisha Govt. is giving higher importance to sports and development of sports infrastructure in the state. The successful sports persons in national and ... Read More »

FIDE World Junior Chess Championships in KIIT from 7th


Bhubaneswar, 05/08/2016 ( Odisha Samachar )- : FIDE World Junior Chess Championships 2016 (for boys & girls under 20 years of age) will be held at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India from August 7 – 22, 2016. The 15-day championship is sponsored by KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India and organized by All Orissa Chess Association under the aegis of All India Chess ... Read More »

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