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Kashmir: Militants fire at Army convoy

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Kashimir:18/6/17;Militants on Sunday fired at an Army convoy in Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir. Police sources said the incident took place on the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Bijbehara area. “There are no reports of any casualty,” a police source said.

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Uddhav, Aditya Thackeray meet Amit Shah, Fadnavis

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Mumbai:18/6/17;Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday met ally and Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray and his son Aditya at the latter’s residence here. The much-awaited meeting – which state BJP President Raosaheb Danve skipped – was to ensure the Sena’s crucial support for the upcoming Presidential elections. Lasting over an hour ...

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Dr. Mahesh Sharma launches implementation of ‘National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India’

Mathura(UP)18/6/17:Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (Independent charge) for Culture & Tourism launched the implementation of the ‘‘National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India’ at Goverdhan Block, Mathura District, Uttar Pradesh in a day long, Block level mega talent hunt programme (Sanskritik Pratibha Khoj Samaroh) yesterday. Shri Srikant Sharma, Energy Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Ministry’s Senior officials and various renowned ...

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Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Takes part in yoga sessions with children

The Union Minister for Women and Child Development, Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi taking part in Yoga session with Anganwadi Children and kick start International Day of Yoga celebration at all the Anganwadis, in New Delhi on June 18, 2017.

Newdelhi:L18/6/17:The Minister of Women and Child Development , Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi kickstarted the International Day of Yoga 2017 celebrations in Anganwadi Centres by taking part in a yoga session with Anganwadi children and the official Mascot Yogiraj of IDY 2017 at an Anganwadi Centre at Peeragarhi in New Delhi today morning. About 150 children participated in today’s Yoga awareness ...

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Odisha BJP holds silent protest

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Bhubaneswar:18/6/17; The BJP’s Odisha unit on Sunday held silent protest marches across the state against the egg attacks on several Union Ministers during their visits. Covering their mouths with black tapes, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders staged silent protest in all municipalities, notified area councils and zilla parishad zones of the state. “The frequent attacks on Union Ministers have posed ...

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Post Office Passport Seva Kendras will at Balasore, Berhampur and Bhawanipatna soon

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Bhubaneswar:18/6/17; Union government has decided to open three more Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSKs) in Odisha, a letter from Minister of External Affairs said today. “I am pleased to inform you that we have decided to open Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSKs) in Balasore, Berhampur and Bhawanipatna in the second phase of this scheme,” Minister of External Affairs ...

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Odisha government is all set to tap the coming 22nd Asian Athletics Championships

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Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is all set to tap the coming 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, to be held here from July 6 to 9, to boost tourism in the eastern state. More than 1,000 athletes from 45 countries will take part in 42 disciplines in the championships at the Kalinga Stadium. Also, nearly 3,000 tourists are likely to arrive here to ...

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Visitors to Puri town have been insured for Rs 5 lakh each from June 24 to July 6

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Puri:18/6/17;: Visitors to Puri town have been insured for Rs 5 lakh each from June 24 to July 6, said the Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) public relation officer Laxmidhara Pujapanda today. In case of unnatural death, stampede and possible terror attack, a visitor can claim Rs 5 lakh insurance amount in the Puri municipal area, he added. For visitors, ...

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Tathagata Satpathy dumped his past differences with Debi Mishra.

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Bhubaneswar18/6/17 After stirring a political storm with his ‘thief’ remark, BJD MP Tathagata Satpathy on Sunday reportedly dumped his past differences with Debi Mishra.Both the senior leaders buried the hatchet after a meeting with party supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here today,Rajya Sabha MP Pratap Deb and Pranab Prakash Das, former energy minister also accompanied them at Naveen Nivas, “It ...

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Shatrughan Sinha graced the second edition of Parichay Foundation Shrie Awards

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Bhubaneswar:17/6/17;Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha graced the second edition of Parichay Foundation as the Chief Guest and gave away the awards to all men achievers, chosen from different fields. Shatrughan Sinha, was all praise of the exemplary work being done by the foundation to bring about a difference in the lives of underprivileged women and children and also appreciated the initiative taken ...

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