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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated the Tribal Sports Meet- 2017


Bhubaneswar:18/12/17  Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated the Tribal Sports Meet- 2017.As claimed by the state government, Patnaik inaugurated this first of its kind initiative of the country through video conferencing at the state Secretariat. According to reports, the CM inaugurated the meet at Semiliguda in Koraput district, Udala in Mayurbhanj district and Sadar block of Sundargarh district through ...

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Senior BJP leader Bhisma Sharaf and local sarpanch Rajesh Seth joined the BJD


Bhubaneswar:18/12/17; Senior BJP leader Bhisma Sharaf and local sarpanch Rajesh Seth along with their supporters today joined the BJD in presence of party supremo Naveen Patnaik at his residence ahead of the Bijepur by-poll. Naveen welcomed them to the party fold and expressed hope that their joining would strengthen the BJD base in Bijepur. Bhisma Sharaf, a prominent BJP leader ...

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Rajnath Singh reviews functioning of Freedom Fighters and RehabilitationDivision of MHA


Newdelhi:18/12/17;The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the functioning of Freedom Fighters and Rehabilitation (FFR) Division of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) here today. The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, the Union Home Secretary Shri Rajiv Gauba and senior officers of the Ministry of Home Affairs also attended the meeting. During the meeting, Shri ...

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Ministry of Skill Development and Maruti Suzuki enter into an agreement to support Skill India in Automobile industry

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Newdelhi:18/12/17;In the august presence of Minister of State for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Shri Anantkumar Hegde, in order to provide high employment potential trades related to automobile and manufacturing industry to youth under the Skill India Mission, Directorate General of Training (DGT), Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India and Maruti Suzuki India Limited signed a Memorandum of ...

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India ranked 60th most innovative country on the Global Innovation Index-2017:Dr. Satya Pal Singh


Newdelhi:18/12/17;India currently ranks 60th out of 127 countries on the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2017 as compared to 66th rank on GII 2016. In order to make India an innovation- driven economy, NITI Aayog, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) together launched a mega initiative “India Innovation Index” that will rank states on ...

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Union Minister of State for Culture performed Bhoomi Pujan for 3rd phase of National Museum Building


Newdelhi:18/12/17;On the occasion of Museum Day, the Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma performed Bhoomi Pujan before starting the construction of the 3rd phase of National Museum Building at New Delhi today. On this occasion the Minister also inaugurated an exhibition  titled “Rāma Abhirāma: The Beauty of Rāma in Indian Art ...

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Senior media person Gopal Krushna Mishra breathed his last


Bhubaneswar:17/12/17;Senior media person, an affable and thinking gentleman Gopal Krushna Mishra breathed his last on 15 Dec. 2017. He suffered a cardiac arrest. He left behind his wife Prof. Manorama Rath, who taught history in Rama Devi Woman’s College, a son and a daughter. Gopal Mishra started his career in Junior Financial Service under Govt of Odisha. He resigned and ...

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Joda East Iron Mine of Tata Steel has been honoured with Golden Peacock Innovation Management Award


BHUBANESWAR, DEC 17:   Joda East Iron Mine (JEIM) of Tata Steel has been honoured with the prestigious Golden Peacock Innovation Management Award for the year 2017 for driving innovation in mines. The coveted award, given in recognition of innovation management, was received by Debashis Jena, Chief Joda, Tata Steel at Institute of Directors India’s 2nd Global Convention held at Singapore ...

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Ekamra Heritage Walk Observes First Anniversary


Bhubaneswar:17/12/17; On the eve of its first anniversary day, Ekamra Walks in the Old Town area in the Temple City, the first guided heritage tour of the area once known as Ekamra Kshetra-attracted tourists from 25 different foreign nations making it as a sought after package with more than 3,000 footfalls so far, which still comes for free, providing a complete ...

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Sri Jagannath Temple administration decided to set up hoardings to create awareness about ‘photography


Puri:17/12/17; Following viral of inside photos of Srimandir, Sri Jagannath Temple administration has decided to set up hoardings around the temple to create awareness about ‘photography ban’ on the premises. Hoardings will be set up around the Srimandir to create awareness about ‘photography ban’ on the temple premises, said Sri Jagannath Temple Administrator (SJTA) Pradip Jena today adding electronic display ...

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