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More than 11.5 lakh PLHIVs are taking free ART through 536 ART centres in the country: Anupriya Patel 

Newdelhi:1/12/17;I pay tribute to all the lives lost to HIV/AIDS not just in India but globally; today let’s pledge that no more lives are lost to HIV anymore. Let us all come together and join hands in this fight against HIV so that together we can end the epidemic by 2030. This was stated by Smt. Anupriya Patel, Minister of ...

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Annual Bulletin on AIDS was released by distinguished guests

Bhubaneswar:1/12/17:The Annual Bulletin on AIDS detailing activities for prevention and control of the disease was released by distinguished guests at the State level #WorldAIDSDay function in Bhubaneswar

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Amendments in the Mineral Auction Rules 

  Newdelhi:1/12/17;The Mines and Mineral Development and Regulation Act, 1957 was amended in 2015. Subsequent to the amendment, the Ministry of Mines notified the Mineral Auction Rules, 2015 on 20/05/2015 to prescribe the procedure of the auction process. Auction of concessions for major minerals (other than coal, petroleum and natural gas) was done for the first time in the history ...

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Union Cabinet approved the National Nutrition Mission

New Delhi:1/12/17:The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the National Nutrition Mission to ensure holistic development and adequate nutrition for adolescent girls, pregnant women, mothers and children, official sources said.The Ministry for Women and Child Development said the government was committed to ensure that adequate nutrition to every child and pregnant woman and lactating mother and to eliminate malnutrition and stunting.The ...

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Congress loses Amethi to BJP

Lucknow:1/12/17: In bad news for the Congress, its candidates in Amethi, the parliamentary constituency of party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, lost the Nagar Panchayat during vote count for the civic polls on Friday. While the party had not fielded any candidate from Amethi town, its candidates from Jais was at a poor fourth after several rounds of counting.In Musafirkhana, an ...

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Odisha Sahitya Akademi felicitate the 24 litterateurs for the year 2013 and 2014.

Bhubaneswar:1/12\17; The Odisha Sahitya Akademi award ceremony was commenced  on 1st December at Rabindra Mandap at 11 am to felicitate the 24 litterateurs nominated in nine categories for the year 2013 and 2014. Total 11 writers will get the prestigious award for 2014 while 13 have been nominated for 2013. For 2013, Bibhuti Bhushan Pradhan receive the award for his novel ...

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Legendary actress Aparajita Mohanty will be conferred Swadist BiscopeAward for 2017

Cuttack:1\12\17:The Bioscope Award is one of the most significant awards of the Ollywood Movie Industry. Since 2004 this award has decorated the talent of extraordinary persons of our Ollywood Industry. This Bioscope Award is the only award in India, which is given to a single person for his incredible virtuosity. Each year this Bioscope Award is organized by the Home ...

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