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Medicine stores will remain close for 24 hours across the state

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Bhubaneswar29/5/17: Medicine stores will remain close for 24 hours following a strike called by All India Organisation of Chemist and Drugist across the country on Monday. From today midnight to tomorrow midnight all medicine stores will close across the state. Utkal Chemist and Drugist Association in the state also supporting this stir. To protesting the online sale of medicine and ...

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Students staged an agitation in front of CBSE regional office

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Bhubaneswar:29/5/17: A day after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced the Class XII results; more than 200 students staged an agitation in front of the board’s regional office here on Monday demanding re-evaluation following discrepancies in the marks. Students and parents staged protest at the board’s office alleging that grace marks were not given in most subjects. While results of several students ...

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Rs 258.96 crore has also been spent on upgradation of infrastructure in tourism sector in the last three years

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Bhubaneswar:29/5/17: As part of its strategy to reach out people after completion of their third year in the fourth term, the Biju Janta Dal (BJD) led government today highlighted its achievement in culture and tourism, sports and IT departments. Presenting the report card of culture and tourism department, Minister Ashok Panda said for the first time an Odia chair has ...

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Army Man Pens Gripping Indo-Pak Tale

Author and senior journalist, Tina Sharma Tiwari in conversation with Auther Brigadier Baqir Shameem

    New Delhi  :208/5/17: Baqir Shameem, a retired Brigadier from the Indian Army, released his book ‘The Chenab Connection’, a fascinating love story that traverse between India and Pakistan recently launched in the capital. Brigadier Shameem has served in the Indian Army for over three decades and witnessed the growing Indo-Pak conflict from close quarters. Speaking at the book ...

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Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India 45th Annual meeting will be conducted in Bhubaneswar from 2nd to 5th November 2017

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Bhubaneswar:28/5/17:Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI) is a research organization which promotes innovative research about the cause, diagnosis, complications and treatment of Diabetes in Indian sub-continent for last 45 years. This organization is also working for improving awareness about early detection and appropriate treatment of Diabetes and prevention of complication all over the country. It distributes ...

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BY 2022 the Government of India is committed to Double Farmers’ Income

The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh addressing at the Polytechnic in Animal Husbandry of the Kamdhenu University, Himmat Nagar, in Gujarat on May 28, 2017.

Gujurat:28/5/17:Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh today said that the Government of India has undertaken several new initiatives in the field of animal husbandry in Gujarat. Under Rashtriya Gokul Mission, on the lines of Gokul Gram ‘Gir, Cow Sanctuary’ has been approved. This will be established in Dharampur, Porbandar under Livestock insurance coverage. Earlier only ...

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Naveen Patnaik dedicated to the nation Odisha’s largest and most modern 6-MPTA integrated steel plant

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Anugul:28/5/17:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday dedicated to the nation Odisha’s largest and most modern 6-MPTA integrated steel plant with India’s largest 4-MPTA blast furnace of the Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) at Angul in the presence of OP Jindal Group Chairperson Emeritus Savitri Jindal. Patnaik said the JSPL’s steel plant is a significant milestone and would create enough ...

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Three eminent artists from Odisha nominated to receive the Kendra Sangeet Natak Akademi award

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Bhubaneswar:28/5/17:Three eminent artists from Odisha, Odishi Guru Ratikant Mohapatra, theatre director Satyabrata Rout and Pala singer Laxmidhar Rout, have been nominated to receive the Kendra Sangeet Natak Akademi award this year. The veteran artists were selected for the prestigious award for their contributions in their respective fields. They will be conferred the award by the President of India at a ...

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Odisha girl Padmalaya Nanda met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

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Newdelhi:28/5/17:Odisha girl Padmalaya Nanda, who qualified for two international beauty contests, met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi before heading for participating at the events in Georgia and Greece. The 12-year-old girl, who is a class VIII student at the Stewart School in Cuttack, will represent India in two beauty pageants — Little Miss Universe and Little Miss ...

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BJD blamed the Center for not providing enough funds to develop the irrigation facility

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Bhubaneswar:28/5/17: In a strong reply to the accusations of Odisha BJP that the Naveen Patnaik government has failed to complete several irrigation projects, BJD today blamed the Center for not providing enough funds to develop the irrigation facility in the State. Talking to media persons, senior BJD leader Pratap Deb said instead of blaming BJD, BJP should first share details ...

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