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Historians Question Move To Confer Odisha ‘Paika Bidroha’ As First War Of Independence

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With the union government contemplating to confer Odisha’s 1817 ‘Paika Bidroha’ the tag of ‘first war of independence’, a section of historians in Kerala today have expressed differing views by saying various uprisings against foreign powers had occurred in the southern state much before it, but never got due recognition. They said the coastal state had witnessed a number of ...

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Students’ unrest has mounted up in DAV Bachelor of Education College

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Koraput: 31/10/17;Students’ unrest has mounted up in Odisha’s Koraput district headquarters township with agitated students locking up the DAV Bachelor of Education College seeking the immediate transfer of the principal of the institution The students boycotted the classes and locked up the entrance gate of the college. Police forces have rushed to the spot to avert possible breach of law and ...

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Terrorism is a global concern that demands global attention and requires global cooperation: Vice President 

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Italy, Mr. Paolo Gentiloni calling on the Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, in New Delhi on October 30, 2017.

Newdelhi:31/10/17;The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Terrorism is a global concern that demands global attention and requires global cooperation. He was interacting with the Prime Minister of Italy, Mr. Paolo Gentiloni, who called on him, here today. The Vice President said that India believes in an early conclusion of negotiations and the adoption of ...

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Bhubaneswar:31/10/17;Principal Secretary,senior Officers and all officials of R&DM Department are taking pledge on the birth Anniversary of Sardar Patel.

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Bhubaneswar: 31/10/17; Tata Strive – Bagchi Soft Skill Development Programme will empower 10 Govt ITIs for delivering life-skills to youth

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President, Vice President, PM offers floral tributes to Sardar Patel on his birth anniversary; PM flags off “Run For Unity”

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, the Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, the Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh, the Lt. Governor of Delhi, Shri Anil Baijal and the Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs (I/C), Shri Hardeep Singh Puri paid floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary, at Patel Chowk, in New Delhi on October 31, 2017.

Newdelh:31/10/17:iThe President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, the Vice President, Shri Venkaiah Naidu, and the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today offered floral tributes at the statue of Sardar Patel, at Patel Chowk in New Delhi, on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The Prime Minister later flagged off the “Run For Unity” from Major Dhyan Chand ...

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Eminent Odia poet, litterateur and columnist Manoranjan Mohanty passed away

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Cuttack :31/10/17;: Eminent Odia poet, litterateur and columnist Manoranjan Mohanty passed away at 71 this morning in Cuttack city after suffering a cardiac arrest. He is survived by his son Mitrabhanu, four daughters and sons-in-law while his wife had died 10 months ago. His last rites were performed at Satichaura. He was born at Mangalpur village under Dharmasala block in ...

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Italian Prime Minister accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Italy, Mr. Paolo Gentiloni, at the Ceremonial Reception, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on October 29, 2017.

New Delhi, 30/10/17; Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, who is on a two-day visit to India, was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday. Gentiloni was welcomed by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Later in the day, Modi will hold delegation-level talks with Gentiloni, following which a number of agreements are expected to be ...

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Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar P, AVSM VSM assumes charge as the Vice Chief of Naval Staff

Newdelhi:30/10/17:  Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar P, AVSM, VSM has assumed charge as the Vice Chief of Naval Staff from Vice Admiral Karambir Singh AVSM at a formal ceremony held this morning at South Block, New Delhi. Vice Admiral Karambir Singh proceeds to Visakhapatnam and is scheduled to take over as Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Naval Command on 31 Oct 17. ...

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Odia singer Asit Tripathy lent his voice in Hindi film Shaadi Mein Zaroor Ana

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Bhubaneswar:30/10/17It is a  good  news for people of the state as another Odia singer has set his foot in Bollywood. Berhampur’s Asit Tripathy who has lent his voice for Rajkumar Rao starrer movie Shaadi Mein Zaroor Ana scheduled for pan-India release on November 10. When asked about how he is feeling after the break in Hindi Film industry, Asit said ...

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