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Orissa High Court ordered crime branch of state police to submit report on unlawful appointment in CMC

Cuttack:4/9/17:Orissa High Court today asked the crime branch of state police to submit report investigation report in connection with the unlawful appointment of 274 employees in the millennium city’s civic body. The job scam had rocked the CMC after it had to light in 2003 when the civic administration had stumbled upon at least 144 employees drawing salaries since 1998 ...

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Odisha government initiated the process for the recovery penalties from 152 mining companies

Bhubaneswar;4/9/17:Odisha government today initiated the process for the recovery of Rs 17,576 crore penalties from 152 mining companies for illegal extraction of mineral resources. Earlier the Supreme Court had ordered that the entire price of illegally mined ore from the mineral-rich districts of Odisha be recovered from the leaseholders. The state government, which has come under clouds of suspicion for ...

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NHRC has threatened to invoke Section 13 of the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 against the Odisha government

Bhubaneswar: Expressing strong displeasure over non-compliance of report on the alleged improprieties in government plot allotment, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has threatened to invoke Section 13 of the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 against the state government. “Issue reminder to the Chief Secretary, Govt. of Odisha, Bhubaneswar, directing him to submit the required information/documents within four weeks, failing which ...

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Odisha chief minister inaugurated the much-awaited Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital

Bhubaneswar:4/9/17: Amid show of protest by Congressmen, Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated the much-awaited Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital (SLNMCH) built in Koraput built at a cost of Rs 192 crore. Ahead of the SLNMCH’s inauguration, police took hundreds of congressmen including four sitting legislatures under preventive detention as they waves black flags to register their protest ...

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BRICS unite to condemn pak terror groups

Xiamen:4/9/17: In a major diplomatic win for India, a joint declaration adopted by the BRICS member states on Monday unanimously condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. The BRICS grouping of nations that includes India and China has, for the first time, named Pakistan-based groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammed and the Haqqani network in a strongly-worded declaration condemning terror. “We ...

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Naveen Patnaikto unveil a statue of freedom fighter Saheed Laxman Nayak at the new medical college

Bhubaneswar:4/9/17; Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today left for Koraput from Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) at 9.50 am by Air C90 (VT-EJZ) Aircraft to unveil a statue of freedom fighter Saheed Laxman Nayak at the new medical college premises in the district. The Chief Minister is scheduled to arrive at Jeypore airstrip at 10.45 am and will then fly in ...

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India is keen to suppress international terrorism: Vice President

HyderabaD:4/9/17:The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that India is keen to see the conclusion of convention on the suppression of international terrorism, which is threatening world peace. He was addressing the 78th Session of International Institute of Law at NALSAR University of Law in Hyderabad, yesterday. The Governor of Telangana, Shri E S L Narasimhan, ...

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Swine Flu cases to taking the total number 346 caseshe State so far

Bhubaneswar:3/9/17: One more person succumbed to Swine flu at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack on Sunday taking the toll to 36. Out of the 19 swabs tested today one more tested positive of the H1N1 virus taking the total number of Swine Flu cases to 346 in the State so far, informed health department sources.  total of 1043 samples have ...

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Sick and ailing tribal people continue to be carried on cot in Gaudapani village

Baripada.3/9/17; In what portrays abysmal lack of rural infrastructure, sick and ailing tribal people continue to be carried on cot in Gaudapani village under Kuleisila gram panchayat of Rairangpur block of Mayurbhanj district. The tribal settlers of the remote village are virtually living in Dark Age. They are yet to taste the fruit of development despite claims of government agencies. Locals ...

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Just 38 editions old, but Ekamra Walks has crossed a major milestone with having 2,008 visitors.

Bhubaneswar:3/9/17: Just 38 editions old, but Ekamra Walks, the only guided heritage tour of the city has crossed a major milestone today with having 2,008 visitors. With two visitors from England and Romania the city heritage walk also registered presence of walkers from 23 different countries from different corners of the world. Recently students from several universities of US as ...

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