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Prem Kumar—Salesman of the Year is slated to be a Durga puja release

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Bhubaneswar:16/8/18:Titled Prem Kumar—Salesman of the Year, this movie by Tarang Cine Productions is slated to be a  Durga  pujarelease. Shivani Sangita has been cast as the female lead with Tamanna as the second female lead opposite Anuvab Mohanty>The film is directed by Tapas Saragharia.

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NALCO’s Corporate Office at Bhubaneswar celebrate 72 nd Independence Day

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Bhubaneswr:16/8/18:The 72 nd Independence Day was celebrated at NALCO’s Corporate Office at Bhubaneswar on 15 th August, with patriotic fervour. Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, hoisted the Tri-colour and addressed the employees on the occasion. “A confident NALCO is continuously growing in the backdrop of achieving raw material security, new milestones in R&D, redefined corporate plan and business strategy and ...

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Odisha government announced a one-day state holiday as a mark of respect to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

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Bhubaneswar:16/8/18: The Odisha government on Thursday announced a one-day state holiday on Friday as a mark of respect to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi this afternoon. According to a release by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), all government offices and educational institutions would remain closed. Besides, the government ...

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Pre Election Preparation as many as 1540 electronic voting machine reached at Sambalpur

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Sambalpur:16/8/18: Ahead of the general elections, as many as 1540 electronic voting machine (EVM) units reached Odisha’s Sambalpur town last night. More 800 units will reach the town by today, informed Additional District Magistrate Ajaya Kumar Jena The EVMs were brought by trucks from Amroha, Ghaziabad and Gorakhpur. The machines have been kept at the Collector’s office amid tight security. All the processes ...

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Odisha Chief Minister announced financial aid of Rs 5 crores for flood-hit Kerala state

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Bhubaneswar16/8/18: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today a financial assistance for flood-hit Kerala state. A financial aid of Rs 5 crores for the victims of the flood has been declared by Patnaik, the Chief Minister’s Office said. At least 79 people have died in Kerala in the flood. Entire Kerala has been on a red alert since Wednesday evening. Pathanamthitta district ...

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Naveen Patnaik, got emotional while recalling the days when the two leaders worked together.

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Bhubaneswar:16/8/18: Many political leaders rushed to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi to enquire about health condition former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee.He was dropped and he was put on life-support system. Odisha Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik, got emotional while recalling the days when the two leaders worked together. Patnaik said, “Mr. Vajpayee is a great leader ...

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Odisha School College Teachers and Employees’ United Forum staged a dharna near Gandhi Marg

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Bhubaneswar:16/8/18;  Odisha School College Teachers and Employees’ United Forum resumed their stir on Thursday and staged a dharna near Gandhi Marg here over non-fulfillment of their earlier demands. Reportedly, the protest is likely to be supported by over one lakh teachers and support staff from various educational institutions across the state. The agitating teachers have threatened to continue protest if, ...

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Odisha government has appointed three independent directors for Capital Region Urban Transport

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Bhubaneswar: 16/8/18:The Odisha government has appointed Prof HM Shivanand Swamy, Amit Bhatt and B. Venu Gopala Reddy as three independent directors of the Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT), the special purpose vehicle (SPV) for the development of public transport infrastructure and facilities in and around State Capital. This appointment will be valid for three years. Prof. Shivanand Swamy, currently the ...

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A leader for the ages – ahead of his times:Tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

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In times of turbulence and disruption, a nation is blessed to have a leader who rises to become its moral compass and guiding spirit, providing vision, cohesion and direction to his people. And, in such a moment at the turn of the century, India found one in Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was gifted in spirit, heart and mind. For those ...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee, charismatic former PM is no more

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New Delhi:16/8/18; Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, one of India’s most charismatic leaders who led the nation through several crises and held together a tenuous coalition with his inclusive politics, died here today. He was 93. Vajpayee, a bachelor, is survived by his adopted daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya. His death was announced by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ...

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