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Retirement age of Central Government doctors will be increased to 65

New Delhi :27/9/17; In an endeavour to combat shortage of experienced doctors Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that retirement age of Central Government doctors will be increased to 65.”Retirement age of Central Govt. doctors, other than Central Health Service doctors, to be increased to 65 years” said Prasad post Cabinet meeting.”Keeping in mind the shortage of doctors, a ...

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Delhi Court Grants Bail To Ex-HC Judge Quddusi

Newdelhi:27/9/17:: Former Chhattisgarh High Court judge Ishrat Masroor Quddusi has “deep roots in the society” and cannot tamper with evidence, a Delhi court today said while granting him bail in connection with an alleged medical college corruption case. It, however, directed the 67-year-old former judicial officer to surrender his passport to the CBI within two days and not leave the country ...

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Roundtable on Climate Change & Odisha was organized by Odia Samaj

Newdelhi:27/9/17: The Roundtable on Climate Change & Odisha was organized by Odia Samaj, in the national capital region. The roundtable brought together experts & stakeholders from various sectors, including government, policy research organisations like TERI, IIT, OPM, communities of practice and the World Bank, to discuss the role of the all the stakeholders in addressing the sustainable development and climate change ...

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Mangalajodi Ecotourism Project have opened their camp on International Tourism Day

Bhubaneswar:27/9/17: The Mangalajodi Ecotourism Project have opened their camp today on International Tourism Day. The opening was done by Amiya Bhusan Tripathy, the former Director General of Police, and the State Convener of the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH). Over the last seven years, Mangalajodi has now carved a place in world tourism map because of unique ...

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Naveen Patnaik urged Union Road Transport & Highways Minister to expedite various National Highway projects in the State

New Delhi27/9/17:: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged Union Road Transport & Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to expedite various National Highway (NH) projects in the State and a flyover at Khandagiri in Bhubaneswar at a meeting in New Delhi. Naveen discussed with the Union Minister about road infrastructure issues in the state and asked him to take urgent steps ...

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President presents ‘National Tourism Awards, 2015-16’ to Various Segments of The Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Industry  

Newdelhi:27/9/17:The President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind presented the “National Tourism Awards, 2015-16” to various segments of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry at a function organised by the Ministry of Tourism on the occasion of “World Tourism Day” here today. Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism Shri Alphons Kannanthanam presided over the function. Tourism Ministers of States, Central and ...

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Narendra Modi chaired his twenty-second interaction through PRAGATI

Newdelhi:27/9/17;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today chaired his twenty-second interaction through PRAGATI – the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation. The first twenty one meetings of PRAGATI have seen a cumulative review of 190 projects with a total investment of Rs. 8.94 lakh crore. Resolution of  Public Grievances has also been reviewed in 17 sectors. Today, ...

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Telecom Industry expected to generate 4 Million jobs in India-Manoj Sinha

Newdelhi:27/9/17:The Minister of Communications Shri Manoj Sinha said that India is currently the second largest telecommunication market in the world with over 1.2 billion subscriber base and approximately 450 million internet users. Delivering the inaugural speech at the India Mobile Congress-2017 here, the Minister said that driven by the adoption of smartphones and exponential increase in data consumption, telecom industry ...

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Delhi based trust IPROCH going to hold three day drama festival

Bhubaneswar:26/9/17;Delhi based  trust IPROCH is inclusive in nature, and plans to showcase the classical, folk as well as other indigenous cultures from all parts of Odisha. To fulfil these goals, IPROCH plans to hold festivals and other cultural activities at regular intervals. IPROCH is also committed to act as a leader in the area of research and documentation by establishing ...

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Every individual in society should fight against child sexual harassment:Kailash Satyarth

Bhubaneswar25/9/17: Every individual in society should fight against child sexual harassment and abuse said Nobel Peace Prize winner and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, who was in Bhubaneswar today as part of his ‘Bharat Yatra’ campaign against child sexual abuse and trafficking. Immediate eradication of this social evil is a must, he added. Satyarthi emphasised that the parliament should pass ...

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