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Narendra Modi will stay in Odisha two days for BJP’s 3-day national executive meet


Bhubaneswar: 27/3/17:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will stay in Odisha for two days during BJP’s 3-day national executive meet to be held here from April 14. Informing this, party’s Odisha in-charge Arun Singh said party functionaries will meet on April 14 and the meeting will be presided over by national president Amit Shah. The meeting on April 15 and 16 will ...

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Digi Dhan Mela inagurated at PURI


PURI:27/3/17:In a bid to promote cashless economy and online transactions, Union Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo inaugurated Digi Dhan Mela in Puri today. Speaking on the occasion at Saradha Bali in pilgrim city Puri, Pradhan urged people to make more digital payments to boost the cashless ...

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Archaeology Survey of India team found ancient stone carvings.


Bhubaneswar:27/3/17:After three-month long research in the wildlife reserve, the ASI  team found ancient stone carvings. The primary statistics revealed that the artwork on reptiles, weapons and geometrical signs prove that people were living in Parthapur, Kusapangi, Gayalbank areas, around 20 km away from Cuttack and 40 km from Bhubaneswar, 3,500-4,000 years ago. The artworks found from the site are assumed ...

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OUATnewly-built women’s hostel named after famous woman farmer Kamala Pujari


Bhubaneswar:27/3/17; Praising the commendable efforts of famous woman farmer Kamala Pujari in the field of conserving landraces of rice, chief minister Naveen Patnaik today named the newly-built women’s hostel of Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) after her name. While attending the event organised by OUAT to lay the foundation stone of several research centres and other projects in ...

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Odia week shall be observed across the state from Odia New Year


Bhubaneswar:27/3/17; The State’s GA department has been asked by Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi for preparing a schedule to observe Odia week starting from Odia New Year which aims at escalating motivation among the government employees to use Odia language. In a high level meeting, he reviewed the usage of Odia language in Government offices and the updates on the ...

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Government of Odisha Government to recruit against 20, 000 vacant posts for SC and ST


Bhubaneswar:27/3/17: Government of Odisha is all set to take action plan for recruiting personnel against 20, 000 vacant posts that is reserved for SC and ST categories in various departments. In a review meeting, Chief Minister (CM) Naveen Patnaik has directed the staff selection commissions of the state for preparing annual examination calendar within a month time on Saturday. He ...

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Rituals at the famed Lingaraj temple start


Bhubaneswar: 27/3/17:After 3-day long disruption, rituals at Lingaraj temple resumed after settling the dispute among servitors of two sects over Maha Baruni Snana ritual. The conflict between servitor groups finally ended after the interference of Bhubaneswar ADM Manoj Kumar Mohanty, who held a meeting to resolve the issue today. The ADM also warned the servitors during the meeting to prevent ...

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First Odia Woman Flight Commander/Captain in an International Airlines.


Bhubaneswar:24/3/17: Madhusmita Patnaik, the First Odia Woman Flight Commander/Captain in an International Airlines. She hails from Berhampur. She did her schooling from Sacred Heart Convent, Rayagada and then shifted to Bhubaneswar with her parents. From very beginning she had a dream to become a pilot. Then she enrolled herself into the elite Odisha Flying Club, but with a lack of aircraft ...

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Swargadwara land row:land fraud has been identified

Puri:24/3/17: Swargadwara land row, Puri RDC (central) AB Ota today informed that a nine-member committee headed by Puri Collector has been constituted by the district administration to probe into the allegations made over land grabbing of the crematorium and would submit a investigation report within seven days. The decision has been taken in an emergency meeting held at the Circuit ...

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BDAorganised a consultative workshop for its empanelled architects


Bhubaneswar: 24/3/17:Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) today organised a consultative workshop for its empanelled architects and showed them the newly-developed online Building Plan Approval System (BPAS) so that the architects can provide the feedback to the development authority on BPAS. The demo workshop was organised in the conference hall of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) and was attended by more than ...

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