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Odisha’s famous Sambalpuri dance goes global again


Odisha news Times Bureau Bhubaneswar/Paris, May 30 Odisha’s famous Sambalpuri dance goes global again. Internationally acclaimed Odissi dancer Saswat Joshi performed the folk dance in front of Eiffel Tower in Paris along with other artistes. The troupe enthralled the spectators present at the famous monument in France. “Being desi sambalpuria in france.. Well this was again an adventure to perform real sambalpuri ...

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Babus sitting in the A/C rooms have started deciding BJD party activities:Baijayant Panda


Salipur30/5/17:: Amid protests, Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda today inaugurated an overhead water tank project in presence of hundred of his supporters at Jatiparilo village under Rahania Panchayat near Mahanga in Cuttack district. The project is one of the 52 ongoing drinking water projects in Kendrapara which will address the water scarcity problem in the area. Each overhead tank will supply ...

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Prime Minister Modi, Chancellor Merkel co-chair 4th India Germany Inter-Govermental Consultations in Berlin

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the German Chancellor, Dr. Angela Merkel in a group photograph, during the Plenary Meeting of the Inter-Governmental Consultations, in Berlin, Germany on May 30, 2017.

Berlin:308/5/17:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel today co-chaired the 4th India Germany Inter-Govermental Consultations in Berlin. Addressing the media after the meeting, Prime Minister Modi appreciated Chancellor Merkel’s vision for Europe and for the world. He said outcome oriented momentum is perceptible in relations between the two countries. The Prime Minister said foreign investment from ...

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Teachers have an onerous responsibility of instilling in the minds of students rich cultural ethos:pRanab Mukherjee

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskar-2017, at a function, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on May 29, 2017.

:Newdelhi:29/5/17:Speaking on the occasion, the President congratulated the 15 distinguished teachers who were bestowed with the Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskars. The President said that he was delighted to confer the award instituted in the name of Smt. Malti Mohinder Singh Syngle, an eminent educationist and crusader for promoting education for girls whose 96th birthday was today. He also complimented Shri ...

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Petroleum MinisterDharmendra Pradhan meets Shigeru Aoyagi, Country Head of UNESCO


Newdelhi:29/5/17:Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan met Mr. Shigeru Aoyagi, Country Head of UNESCO here today. UNESCO in association with ONGC is planning to support development of Chilika Lake as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. ONGC in partnership with UNESCO has developed long term and short term plans for conservation of Chilika Lake; protection ...

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Cyclone Mora: 4 Odisha Districts Put On Alert


Bhubaneswar29/5/17:: Cyclonic storm Mora formed over Bay of Bengal may intensify further. Odisha government on Monday has put four districts-Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Jajpur and Bhadrak on alert. After reviewing the developments and Met department’s forecast, the revenue and disaster management minister asked the collectors of these four districts to remain vigilant on the situation. According to reports, the Cyclone ‘Mora’ formed ...

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Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda lashed out against ‘goondaism


Bhubaneswar:29/5/17  ;Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda on Monday lashed out against ‘goondaism’ in BJD through a couple of tweets after miscreants damaged foundation stone for a project ahead of its inauguration at Jatiparilo village in Mahanga block. In a tweet, Panda wrote, “Again goondaism in party politics. I won’t bow down. Mahanga vandals are trying to stop me for project inauguration ...

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School and Mass Education Minister asks for quality education


Bhubaneswar29/5/17:: A state level workshop and joint review meeting of Field Functionaries & Officers of School and Mass Education was organised here at the IDCOL Auditorium on Monday. Presiding over the meeting, School and Mass Education Minister Badri Narayan Patra said that private schools in the State are leading the government-run schools in quality education. “Our chief aim is to ...

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Abdul Rehman’s sent back to Tihar Jail


Salepur:29/5/17:supected Al-Qaeda operative Abdul Rehman’s hearing on Monday couldn’t happen due to the absence of Judge. He has been sent back to Tihar Jail and will appear before the Salipur JMFC court again on June 12. Rehaman was brought under tight security to appear in the court today. Notably, on April 15 he had also produced before the court, but ...

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Naveen Patnaik asked the youth activists of the party to adopt social media


Bhubaneswar:29/5/17; Chief Minister and BJD President Naveen Patnaik on Sunday asked the youth activists of the party to adopt social media platforms and be more active to connect with people and help them. Addressing the State executive of the Biju Yuva Janata Dal (BYJD) here, the CM said technology has become a game changer and advised the youth members to ...

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