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Veteran theatre, television and film actor Tom Alter passed away aged 67


Mumbai, Sep 30/9/17: Veteran theatre, television and film actor Tom Alter, best known for his performances in “Shatranj Ke Khilari”, “Junoon” and “Kranti”, passed away aged 67. The renowned actor and Padma Shri awardee, who had been battling stage four skin cancer, died last night at his residence here. The actor was diagnosed with skin cancer last year and was treated ...

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Third edition of ‘Women of India Organic Festival’ to be inaugurated on October 1


Newdelhi:30/9/17:To celebrate and promote women entrepreneurs and farmers in the organic sector from across India, the Ministry of Women and Child Development will be hosting the 3rd annual ‘Women of India Organic Festival’ from October 1st to 15th, 2017, in New Delhi. Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, Union Minister for Women and Child Development, will inaugurate the festival in the presence of Shri Virendra Kumar, ...

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Rajnath Singh visits Rimkhim and Lapthal BoPs of ITBP

The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh in a group photograph during his visit to ITBP Border Out Post (BoP), in Lapthal, Uttarakhand on September 30, 2017.

Tibat:30/9/17: Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh is on a four-day visit to the state of Uttarakhand. On the third day of his visit today, Shri Rajnath Singh visited the Lapthal and Rimkhim Border out Posts (BOPs) of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP). The Union Home Minster interacted with the jawans and greeted them on the occasion of Dussehra festival. He ...

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Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi attended Dussehra Celebrations at Madhav Das Park near Red Fort . 

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind and the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi at the Dussehra celebrations at Lal Qila Ground, on the auspicious occasion of Vijay Dashmi, in Delhi on September 30, 2017.
	The Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and other dignitaries are also seen.

  Newdelhi:30/9/17:In his address, the Prime Minister encouraged everyone to undertake ‘Sankalp’ of positive contribution for the nation by 2022, when the nation celebrates its 75th year of Independence. “Indian Festivals are not mere events of festivities but they are also a medium to educate the society, festivals keep us aware about the values in the society, they also teach ...

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 President of India appoints Governors & Lt. Governor


  Nwdelhi:30/9/17:eThe President has been pleased to make the following appointments:- 1- Brig. (Dr.) B. D. Mishra (Retd.) as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh 2- Shri Satya Pal Malik as the Governor of Bihar 3- Shri Banwarilal Purohit as the Governor of Tamil Nadu 4- Prof. Jagdish Mukhi as the Governor of Assam 5- Shri Ganga Prasad as the Governor ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the death of 22 people in a stampede in Mumbai


Bhubaneswar:30\9\17:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the death of 22 people in a stampede in Mumbai, calling for immediate correction of basic safety and infrastructure of railways. “Shocked by the tragedy at Eliphinstone. My prayers & deepest condolence. Must correct basic safety & infrastructure issues in Rly,” Patnaik wrote on Twitter. Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan also expressed grief at the ...

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Jio and Roy Kapur Films in landmark multi-year deal for Original Digital Content


Mumbai, 27th September 2017: Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (Jio) and Roy Kapur Films (RKF), a leading film and media production company founded by Siddharth Roy Kapur, today announced an association wherein original digital video content for the Jio platform will be curated, developed, commissioned and creatively produced by Roy Kapur Films. This will include finite and continuing series, long form ...

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‘Shiva-Not Out’ and ‘Kabula Barabula received an overwhelming response


Cuttack:27/9/17: Ollywood movie ‘Shiva-Not Out’ starring Arindam and Archita  and‘Kabula Barabula featuring Anuvab and Elina  received an overwhelming response from the audience on the opening day . The two actors reached a fan-packed Samrat Cinema Hall in Cuttack to attend the premiere and thanked the moviegoers for all their support. “I am very happy as the film is getting good response ...

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‘Maha Saptami’ is being celebrated at Durga Puja pandals across the State


Bhubaneswar:27/9/17: ‘Maha Saptami’ (seventh day of 10-day festival) is being celebrated at Durga Puja pandals across the State today. Special puja along with ‘Chakhyu Dana’ of the Goddess was performed in the morning after which the face of the idol was unveiled at the pandals amid the blowing of conchs and chanting of shlokas. Other rituals were conducted throughout the ...

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Ministry of Railways will soon introduce a new Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express which will run via Sambalpur soon.


New Delhi:27/9/17; Rail commuters in Odisha have something to cheer about as the Ministry of Railways will soon introduce a new Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express which will run via Sambalpur soon. “I am very happy to share with you that the Ministry of Railways has decided to commence a Rajdhani train between New Delhi and Bhubaneswar via Sambalpur,” said Railway ...

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