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Odia girl Myra wins the first runners-up title in the Grand Finale


Bhubaneswar:20/3/17: Odia girl Myra wins the first runners-up title in the Grand Finale of the Little Miss Galaxy World competition held in Bulgaria. Georgia gets the Grand Prix and Myra wins the Miss Little Galaxy Fashion Star pageant. Earlier, 5 year old Myra made Odisha proud by winning the ‘Little Miss Galaxy India 2017’national level beauty and talent hunt contest ...

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Bureaucrat Pyari Mohan Mohapatra passed away


Bhubaneswar: 20/3/17: To be referred to as Chanakya in the political spheres bureaucrat Pyari Mohan Mohapatra passed on 19th.March,2017 evening at Hinduja hospital in Mumbai. His condition was critical since the last few days. Born in Talcher, he studied B.A. (Hons.) in Economics, M.A. in Political Science, Diploma in Development Administration Educated at Ravenshaw College, Cuttack, Allahabad University, Allahabad and London ...

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V.O.Chidambaranar Port Handles Record Traffic of 36.91 Million Tonnes


  Newdeli:19/3/17:V. O. Chidambaranar Port, has crossed the previous financial year’s traffic of 36.85 million tonnes on 17.03.2017, 14 days ahead of the completion of the current financial year. The Port has handled a record traffic of 36.91 Million tonnes till 17.03.2017, with an impressive cargo growth at 4.77% as compared with the same period of last financial year. The ...

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City Gas Distribution project in Odisha unveiled


Bhubaneswar:19/3/17:Union Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today launched the implementation of City Gas Distribution (CGD) project in Odisha capital today, aimed to benefit around 5 lakh households in the Twin City. Notably, the Bhubaneswar CGD project will be built with a capital expenditure of around Rs 1, 000 crore. It will benefit around 25 lakh people in Khordha ...

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Archita best actress and Babusan Best Actor in 8th Taranga Cine Awards

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Bhubaneswar:19/3/17: The 8th Tarangacine  Awards saw the who’s who of ollywood gather under the same roof to celebrate the best of Ollywood in the year gone by. Love Station and Love Paein Kuch vi Karega , which recently beat all others to become the highest grossing ollywood  film, won big at the major Taranga CineAwards. Babusantook away the Best Actor Award, ...

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Bishnu Charan Das was appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Board

Bhubaneswar: 19/3/17;BJD Rajya Sabha MP Bishnu Charan Das was appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Board today, which was lying vacant after the resignation of MP N Bhaskar Rao. He was also appointed as Convener of BJD Dalit cell earlier in the day. After getting the appointments Das said that he is executing all the responsibilities, given ...

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Prime Minister Modi given Dharmendra responsibility to develop eastern Bhartruhari Mahtab


:Bhubaneswar:19/3/17:BJD MP Bhartruhari Mahtab was all praises for Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, at the launch event of City Gas Distribution (CGD) project in Bhubaneswar, today. Mahtab termed Pradhan as ‘our favourite minister’ in his speech and announced that the latter is administering the resolution Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken for development of Eastern India. Addressing ...

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Posco asked to take back the acquired land

People walk past a POSCO logo at the company's headquarters in Seoul August 30, 2010. REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak/Files

Bhubaneswar:19/3/17;At last  Posco authorities sent a  letter have asked the State Government to take back the acquired land provided for setting up of a 12-million tonne steel plant in Paradip, Said Industries Minister Debi Prasad Mishra today. Posco was provided 2,700 acre acquired land by IDCO for setting up the proposed project and was asked to clear dues of Rs 82 ...

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Maoists continue their barbaric acts at Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna:19/3/17: Maoists continue their barbaric acts by killing one of the three abductees, whom they had kidnapped earlier on March 15 from Odisha’s Kalahandi district and two others were released, said SP Brijesh Kumar Ray today. The body of the deceased Banamali Naik was found in front of his residence while Sudarsan and Hari were left unhurt by the ultras, ...

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Odisha Pradesh Committe disciplinary comitte serve notice to his MLA


Bhubaneswar: 18/3/17:ngressOdisha Pradesh Coommitteei (OPCC) disciplinary comitte president  Sandhya Mohapatra issued show-cause notices to sent show cause notices to three Congress leaders. The notices were sent to legislators Tara Prasad Bahinipati, Prafulla Majhi and Ananta Sethi asking them that why action should not be taken against them for speaking against OPCC 18/3/17;chief Prasad Harichandan and Odisha in-charge BK Hariprasad.

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