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New gallery on 1817 Paika Rebellion inaugurated in the State Museum

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BHUBANESWAR:24/3/17:A new gallery on 1817 Paika Rebellion was inaugurated in the State Museum on Thursday to mark 200 years of the revolt. While the gallery has a small but interesting collection of arms and other articles used by Paikas, an interesting add to it is a 40-minute light and sound show. “This gallery is a part of the year-long celebration ...

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Union Minister for Railways announcing the list lucky winners at the Digi Dhan Mela

Bhubaneswar:21/3/17:The Union Minister for Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu announcing the list lucky winners at the Digi Dhan Mela, at Bhubaneswar, Odisha on March 20, 2017. The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Shri Dharmendra Pradhan was also grace the occassion.

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Pyarimohan Mohapatra consigned to flames at Satyanagar crematorium

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Bhubaneswar21/3/17:Poltician and Burocrate Rajya Sabha member Pyarimohan Mohapatra were consigned to flames at Satyanagar crematorium here in presence of top political leaders, well wishers and family members. Mohapatra’s last rites were performed with Hindu rituals. His son Sambit Mohapatra lit the leader’s funeral pyre. It may be noted here that the 77-year-old leader passed away in the Mumbai-based PD Hinduja ...

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Urmila Matandakar will grace as Chief Guest in7th Odia Film Fair award

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Bhubaneswar:20/3/17:Seventh  Odia Film fair award will be going to commenced on29th,March.2017 at utkal Mandap,this year Bollywood actress Urmila Matandakar will grace the award ceremony as chief guest. The event was organized and managed by Odisha Events ,the award will be given in more than  20categories

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President of India addresses The Closing Ceremony of International Conference on “Buddhism in The 21st Century

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee addressing the closing ceremony of an International Conference on “Buddhism in the 21st Century - perspectives and responses to Global Challenges and Crises”, at Rajgir, Nalanda, in Bihar on March 19, 2017.

Newdelhi(PIB)20/3/17:President of India addresses The Closing Ceremony of International Conference on “Buddhism in The 21st Century – Perspectives and Responses to Global Challenges and Crises” The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee addressed the closing ceremony of an International Conference on “Buddhism in the 21st Century – perspectives and responses to Global Challenges and Crises” at Rajgir, Nalanda, Bihar today (March 19, ...

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7th Odia Film fair award will be going to be held on 29th,March.2017

Bhubaneswar:20/3/17: 7th Odia Film fair award will be going to commenced on29th,March.2017 at utkal Mandap,this year Bollywood actress Urmila Matandakar will grace the award ceremony as chief guest. The event was organized and managed by Odisha Events ,the award will be given in the following categories : Following are the different category of awards and recipients. Life Time Achievement Award ...

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurate the Diamond Jubilee celebration of Sambalpur University

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Sambalpur:20/3/17: In the inaugural ceremony of the Diamond Jubilee celebration of Sambalpur University (VSSUT) at Burla in Sambalpur, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today laid the foundations of Hostel, Academic block and Amphitheatre of the varsity. An E-learning centre has been also inaugurated by him and after the ceremony ended he attended the Golden Jubilee celebration of Veer Surendra Sai University ...

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Bishnu Charan Das going to resign from Rajya Sabha within two days

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Bhubaneswar:20/3/17: Bishnu Charan Das, newly appointed Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Board today said that he is going to resign as the member of Upper house in two days to follow the ‘one man one post’ norm. In the process to tender his resignation, Das said he would meet Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari in two days and request ...

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Thakurani Jatra of Silk City Berhampur will begin

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Berhampur:20/3/17: Thakurani Jatra of Silk City Berhampur will begin with the ‘subha khunti’ or sacred pole installed by the chief or Desi Behera of the Dera or weaver community. The festival revolves around welcoming the deity Budhi Thakurani to her parental abode. As per legend the Dera community chief used to collect flowers and offer it to the Goddess everyday. Once ...

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OSPHWC Officials team surveyed the Badambadi Bus stand

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Cuttack: 20/3/17:Odisha State Police Housing and Welfare Corporation Limited (OSPHWC) officials team surveyed the Badambadi bus stand to expedite efforts for improvising the bus terminus to cater the needs of growing population.  The team of officials headed by OSPHWC Chairman and Managing Director Santosh Upadhyay conducted the survey for finding suitability to transform the bus stand into a hi-tech one. ...

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