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Amit Shah has postponed his three-day tour to Tamil Nadu:amid speculation of a reshuffle in the Union cabinet.

Lucknow: BJP President Amit Shah  addesses a press conference at party headquarters in Lucknow on Sunday. PTI Photo by Nand Kumar(PTI2_12_2017_000198B)

New delhi:21/8/17:BJP president Amit Shah has postponed his three-day tour to Tamil Nadu, which was scheduled from tomorrow, amid speculation of a reshuffle in the Union cabinet. “He has postponed his visit because his stay in the national capital was deemed to be more important in the coming few days,” a senior party leader said today when asked about the ...

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Seven Killed In Road Accident


Sambalpur:21/8/17; Seven persons while returning home from a pilgrimage trip died today when the Tata magic van carry them collided head on with a lorry coming from opposite direction near Bhawanipalli traffic junction on the NH-55 in Sambalpur district. The impact of the collision was so severe that all the seven persons either died on the spot or succumbed to injury ...

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Dancer Anupam Nayak has been creating waves with his music videos


Bhubaneswar:21/8/17: Dancer Anupam Nayak has been creating waves with his music videos of Zumba fitness sessions, ever since he left for USA as a Zumba trainer. But his latest venture has left Odias back home stunned. In a music video ‘Hailjaye America’ that has gone viral within a couple of days of release, Anupam and his wife Amrita are seen ...

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Odisha government handed over appointment letters to 581 doctors


Bhubaneswar:21/8/17″ In an effort to address the shortage of doctors and improve healthcare services, the Odisha government on Monday handed over appointment letters to 581 doctors for posting at different health centers across the State. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik distributed the letters to the doctors for regular appointment during a function held at the Rabindra Mandap here. “Healthcare has been ...

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BJP to strategise on defeating Asaduddin Owaisi from Hyderabad in upcoming LS poll


Newdelhi:21/8/17:The BJP is evolving a strategy to win majority of Assembly and Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, on the lines of party president Amit Shah’s ‘Mission 2019’ at national level, including a plan to defeat Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, says a party functionary. As part of the “Mission 80” strategy, the BJP is eyeing to win 80 of the total ...

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Ram Nath Kovind’s First Visit Outside Delhi As President


Newdelhi:21/8/17:President Ram Nath Kovind today arrived in Leh on a day’s visit to Jammu and Kashmir. This is his first visit outside Delhi after assuming office earlier this month.Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, senior ministers, Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat and other civil and military officials received Kovind at the Leh airport.The President, who ...

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Intel 8th Gen core processors coming in September


Washinhton:21/8/17:Chip giant Intel on Monday announced the roll-out of its 8th Gen Intel Core processors for a range of mobile processors designed for thin and light Notebooks and 2-in-1s. The first wave of 8th Gen Intel Core processor-powered devices featuring i5/i7 processors will come to market beginning September. Built for smooth 4K video streaming and virtual reality (VR) experience, the ...

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AIADMK sack Sasikala as party chief


Tamilnadu:21/8/17:The AIADMK General Council  expellled  V.K. Sasikala, a close aide of the late J. Jayalalithaa, as General Secretary, a senior leader owing allegiance to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam said on Monday. Former minister and party veteran C. Ponnaiyan also expressed confidence that the AIADMK government would run its full course of five years and no MLA would ...

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Naveen Patnaik said that his party is prepared to face elections anytime


Bhubaneswar:21/8/17: In the wake of Centre’s proposal of mid-term general elections, BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said that his party is prepared to face elections anytime. Simultaneous polls have worked in favor of BJD, he said. CM, who arrived here from Delhi yesterday, clarified that the BJD would hold its policy of equidistance from the BJP ...

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Odisha govt upgrades Jeypore Sub Divisional Hospital


Bhubaneswar: 21/8/17:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced to upgrade the Jeypore Sub Divisional Hospital in Koraput district to District Headquarters Hospital. “The Sun Divisional Hospital at Jeypore is upgraded and given the District Heeadquarters Hospital status,” Patnaik said media persons here at Naveen Niwas. It was a long-standing demand of residents of Jeypore town and the CM made the ...

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