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Three Gujarat Congress MLAs join BJP, one named RS candidate

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Gandhinagar: 27/7/17:Three senior Gujarat Congress legislators on Thursday resigned from the party and joined the BJP in a huff, expressing their anger against the Congress for ignoring their aspirations.   Balwantsinh Rajput, MLA from Siddhpur and Chief Whip of the party, Tejashree Patel from Viramgam, and Vijapur legislator P.I. Patel submitted their resignations to Speaker Ramanlal Vora on Thursday afternoon ...

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Second (rural) campus of Utkal University in Chandikhole in Jajpur district.

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Bhubaneswar:27/7/17: Odisha government has expedited the land identification process to set up the second (rural) campus of Utkal University in Chandikhole in Jajpur district. The government has identified 66.30 acre in Siha panchayat, 12 km away from Chandikhole. A team of university will visit the site today for review. According to reports, the varsity’s rural campus will be established on ...

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Panikoili police arrested a personwho had created a fake Facebook account in the name of odia star Babusan .

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Jajpur:27/7/17: The Panikoili police of Jajpur district today arrested a person from Khariar area of Nuapada district on the charge of cheating people impersonating as Ollywood actor Babusan through a fake Facebook ID. The police arrested him on the basis of a complaint lodged by a woman of Panikoili. As per the complainant, the accused cheated the woman of Rs ...

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Water level in Brahmani, Koel and Ib rivers crosses danger mark

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Rourkela:27/7/17: As water level in Brahmani, Koel and Ib rivers crosses danger mark, flood water has started entering many parts of Rourkela and Sundergarh.Due to incessant rains in upstream Brahmani river, in Rourkela flood water entered some areas like Balughat, Chhend, Dandiapalli, Hamirpur. Water level in Brahmani crossed danger mark of 78.420 m and is presently flowing above 78.840 m. ...

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Supreme Court refused to stay the release of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s movie “Indu Sarkar”,

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Newdelhi:27/7/17:The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to stay the release of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s movie “Indu Sarkar”, which deals with the Emergency imposed in 1975 by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. A bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justice Amitav Roy and Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, dismissed the plea filed by a woman who claims to be the biological daughter of late ...

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Arundhati Roy leads Man Booker prize 2017 longlist

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Newdelhi:27/7/17:Twenty years after Arundhati Roy won the Man Booker prize for her debut novel “The God of Small Things”, the Indian author has been longlisted for the 50,000 pound award for her second title, “The Ministry of Utmost Happiness”, the media reported on Thursday. On a longlist thronged with literary titans, whose combined trophy cabinet would include the Pulitzer, the ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Memorial at Pei Karumbu in Rameswaram

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Tamilnadu:27/7/17:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s memorial in Tamil Nadu’s Ramananthapuram district. Modi also flagged off ‘Kalam Sandesh Vahini’, an exhibition bus which would travel across various states and reach Rashtrapati Bhavan on October 15, the 86th birth anniversary of the former President.The memorial at Pei Karumbu was built by the Defence Research and ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaikinaugurated the much-awaited Swosti Chilika Resort

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Chilika:27/7/17: Aspiring to tap the tourism potentials and make the state a great tourist hub, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, on Wednesday, inaugurated the much-awaited Swosti Chilika Resort at the Pathura village here during his visit to the Ganjam district. With an investment of over Rs 80 crore, the eco-tourist luxury resort has been set up by the Swosti Group, a ...

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Nitish Kumar came back as chief minister of Bihar and Susil kumar Modi as deputy chief minister

Patna: Bihar Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi administers oath to JD(U) National President Nitish Kumar as Bihar Chief MInister at Raj Bhawan, in Patna on Thursday. PTI photo (PTI7_27_2017_000002B)

Patana:27/7/1`7:Less than 24 hours after he resigned as the chief minister of Bihar stating he could no longer continue amid allegations of corruption in his government, Janata Dal(United) leader Nitish Kumar came back as chief minister when he took oath of office Thursday morning and Susil kumar Modi sworn as deputy chief minister,The JD(U) leader resigned over a CBI FIR against his deputy and ally Lalu ...

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Sterling performance of Indian Women Cricket Team at World Cup inspires Youth to take Sports as a career: Vijay Goel 

The Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports (I/C), Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Shri Vijay Goel felicitated the Indian Women Cricket Team on its return from London after splendid performance at World Cup, at a function, in New Delhi on July 27, 2017.

Newdelhi:27/7/17:Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel here today felicitated the Indian Women’s Cricket team and its support staff when they came to pay a courtesy call to the Minister at his official residence. The team has returned from London after their splendid performance in the recently concluded Women’s World Cup. Welcoming the team Shri ...

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