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Controversial Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan ended his tenure

Calcutta:13/6/17 Sixty-two-year-old Justice Karnan has been evading arrest since May 9 after being sentenced to six months imprisonment for contempt of court by the Supreme Court. He has the dubious distinction of being the first sitting high court judge to be awarded a jail term by the apex court. A customary farewell by the high court administration to the retiring ...

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Congress Party published a commemorative edition of the National Herald

.Chennai:13/6/17: The National Herald was established in Lucknow on 9th September 1938 by Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, First Prime Minister of India as an English daily. Nehru was the first editor of the paper. It was a nationalistic paper, mouth piece of Congress Party and suffered heavily under the British rule. It had two of the most respected journalists as its ...

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Naveen Patnaik flagged off the mascot of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship

Bhubaneswar:12/6/17: Two mini trucks carrying ‘Olly’, the mascot of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship to be held at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar next month, were flagged off by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today for road shows across the State during a 22-day tour. Elaborating on arrangements for the Asian Athletics Championship from July 6 to 9 at the Stadium in which 1,000 ...

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Why Literature Festival Lost their Glory?

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FLAVOUR OF RAJA FEST MARKS CITY STREET EVENT

Bhubaneswar:12/6/17:The 30th episode of the Patha Utsav this Sunday was observed here with the flavour of Raja festival and a rain theme. Activists distributed sweet betel with spices which is traditional partner of Raja. The rain-washed stretches of Janpath brought thousands of pedestrians to the event. Early hours of the event were spirited with yoga and physical exercises supported by ...

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INDIA CRUSH SA, CRUISE INTO SEMI-FINALS OF CHAMPIONS TROPHY

London:12/6/17:Defending champions India outclassed South Africa in all departments of the game to enter the semi-finals of the ICC Champions Trophy with a comprehensive eight-wicket victory here today. India will meet Bangladesh in the semi-finals in Birmingham on Thursday. The Proteas lived up to their ‘Perennial Chokers’ tag in a virtual quarter-final clash that turned out to be a thoroughly ...

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Biju Janata Dal protest against the stopping of water flow in the Mahanadi

Bhubaneswar:12/6/17: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD)  observed a four-hour Hartal from 6 am to 10 am in Sambalpur, Jharsuguda, Bargarh and Subarnapur districts in protest against the stopping of water flow in the Mahanadi in upstream areas by the Chhattisgarh Government. The shops were closed and vehicular movement was brought to halt during the strike. The party demanded immediate opening ...

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GST Council on Sunday revised the rates of 66 items

New Delhi:12/6/17; The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Sunday revised the rates of 66 items from what was originally stated in the four-slab indirect tax structure. Finance minister Arun Jaitley made the announcement after the council’s 16th meeting. “GST Council has reduced tax rates of 66 items as against representations received for 133 items. Tax rate on insulin, agarbatti lowered to 5 ...

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Naveen Patnaik today askedcollector to work on 3Ts

Bhubaneswar: Urging Collectors to act as catalysts of change for the betterment of public service delivery mechanism, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked them work on 3Ts (Team Work, Transparency and Technology) formula for quick and efficient delivery of welfare programmes. Addressing the 3-day Collectors’ workshop here at the Secretariat, Patnaik said “I expect all the Collectors to act as ...

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Radha Mohan Singh at the “Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas” Sammelan,

The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh at the “Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas” Sammelan, at Digapahandi town, in Ganjam district of Odisha on June 11, 2017.

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