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Tuesday, 10 January 2017 : Mumbai:ditya Puri of HDFC Bank today said the demonetisation move is positive in the long-run and the country will continue to remain a bright spot. “Demonetisation is good. I am extremely positive about its outcome. The worst is behind us and the elephant has gone, the tail is left, and, hopefully, it will go away ...

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The Overseas Indians have come a long way

*PRIYADARSHI DUTTA The 15th edition of PravasiBharatiya Divas convention will be heldin Bengaluru, Karnataka from January 7 to 9, 2017. The first annual convention was held between January 9 and 11, 2003. January 9 was adopted as the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas or Overseas Indian Day based on the recommendations of a High Level Committee constituted in August, 2000. The then ...

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Gujarat, the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel, also represents the business spirit of India. T

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and other dignitaries at the inauguration ceremony of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017, at Mahatma Mandir, in Gandhinagar Gujarat on January 10, 2017.

Sagarmela(Gujurat):10/1/17:Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing in the inagural ceremony of Vibrant Gujurat said”I welcome you all to the Vibrant Gujarat Summit. I also wish you a very happy, prosperous and successful newyear. I fondly recall the modest launch of this event in 2003. Since then it has been a very successful journey. I express my gratitude to the partner countries ...

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Literature is “beyond gender and geography:Prativa Ray


Newdelhi:ONT Bureau10/1/17 :The 25th edition of the New Delhi World Book Fair themed ‘Manushi – writings on and by women’ began here today, with over 800 participating publishers from across the country and abroad. Touted as Asia’s largest, the nine-day fair was inaugurated today by Mahendra Nath Pandey, Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development. Jnanpith awardee and Odia ...

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Hockey star Birendra Lakra ties knot


Bhubaneswar: ONT Bureaue :10/1/17:Odia hockey star Birendra Lakra tied the sacred knot here on Monday. The 26 year old Olympian got married to Rashmita Kerketta of Jharkhand. She is currently an employee of IT giant Infosys after Rashmita and had completed her studies from the Institute of Company Sciences. Their sacred wedding was concluded at Arnold Church here attended by ...

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Tata Steel Bhubaneswar 2nd Literary Meet


Bhubaneswar:ONT Bureaue :10/1/17:Culturally among the richest states of India, Odisha has always been at the forefront of iconic works of Indian literature, from Jaydev’s Gita Govinda, to Sarala Das’ Mahabharata, to the path-breaking works of poets such as Sitakant Mahapatra and Ramakanta Rath, and fiction writers such as Prativa Ray in the modern era. It is to celebrate this immense ...

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Seashore Scam: CBI Serves Notice To Balasore MP


Bhubaneswar:ONT Bureaue:10/1/17: As part of its probe into multi-crore Seashore chit fund scam, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday served notice to Balasore MP Rabindra Jena asking him to appear before it on January 12. Earlier, Jena had also appeared before the central probe agency for his alleged nexus with the tainted ponzi firm. This will be the third ...

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Police Serves Notice To Mahima Mishra’s 2 Sons


Paradip: The Paradip police today issued notice to Odisha Stevedores Limited (OSL) Managing Director Mahimananda Mishra’s two sons and accountant of the company to appear before them in connection with the murder of Seaways Shipping general manager Mahendra Swain. The police asked Mishra’s sons Chandan and Charchit and OSL accountant Rabindra Dalei to appear at the Paradip police station by ...

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30,000 Complaints Received From Odisha During 2015-16


Bhubaneswar: ONT Bureau ,9/1/17 Chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Justice HL Dattu today said the Commission has received nearly 30,000 complaints from Odisha during 2015-16. Inaugurating the three-day camp court of NHRC at Jayadev Bhawan in the city here, Justice Dattu raised several issues in the state. Talking about the status of health and education in Malkangiri district, ...

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Union Power Minister presides over 7th India-Japan Energy Forum, 2017

The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal addressing the Indo-Japan Energy Forum 2017, in New Delhi on January 09, 2017.

NewDelhi:ONT Bureau ,9/1/17 Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal presided over a bilateral meeting with the Japanese delegation led by H.E. Mr. Hiroshige Seko, Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry, Government of Japan. The meeting took place on the side-lines of the 7thIndia-Japan Energy Forum, 2017 being held in ...

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