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Odisha Chief Minister urged the Centre not to impose the bank payment system on pension

Bhubaneswar:7/12/17; Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday urged the Centre not to impose the bank payment system on pension disbursement under the National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) but allow his government to disburse the money in cash. “In view of special circumstances prevailing in Odisha, especially the fragile nature of the network of financial institutions and telecommunications, I firmly believe ...

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Workshop on sustainable action for transforming human capital inaugurated

  Bhubaneswar:7/12/17;Workshop on sustainable action for transforming human capital(SATH) held on 7th. December, inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister Mr.Badrinarayan Patra. The workshop would deliberate on the reform measures for the Department.It was attended by all Directors, DEOs, DPCs and hard BEOs and Niti Ayoga representatives.  

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Odisha Chief Minister making his Contribution on the occasion of Armed Forces Flag Day

Bhubaneswar:7/12/17Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik making his Contribution on the occasion of Armed Forces Flag Day at Naveen Niwas     Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik being helped to pin off a flag on the occasion of Armed Forces Flag Day at Naveen Niwas    

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Vision of the Government is ‘24×7 Power for All’ – All the States on board to achieve Target by March 2019: R. K. Singh

Programmes to reduce Power Losses below 15% by March 2019 in all States on track, says Union Power Ministe rConsensus among States on Ending Human Interface in billing process; Mandatory installation of Prepaid/Smart Meters to prevent corruption and increase compliance in Bill payments States to ensure Cross Subsidization in Power Sector remains below 20%  Power Distribution to be brought about ...

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“NATCON 2017”Odisha Chapter inaugurated

Bhubaneswar:7/12/17; 34th National Convention of the Indian Institute of Architects “NATCON 2017” by The Indian Institute of Architects Odisha Chapter was inaugurated by eminent Architect from SudanHaider Ali, today at Convention Centre, Hotel Mayfair, Bhubaneswar. The inaugural ceremony of the 3 days long 34th national Convention of the Architects took off in a grand way with the presence of more than ...

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Centre has got commitments of Rs1,500 crore for Ganga cleaning:Nitin Gadkari

MUMBAI: 7/12/17;Union minister Nitin Gadkari said the Centre has garnered commitments worth Rs1,500 crore from international and domestic corporates, and industrialists for cleaning of river Ganga.Gadkari, who was in the city to promote the cause of Ganga rejuvenation, had invited over 150 industrialists, chief executive officers and managing directors to discuss the issue. “I was in London last week to ...

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First International Conference on Sports Medicine and Sports Sciences inaugurated

Newdelhi:7/12/17;The First International Conference on Sports Medicine and Sports Sciences SAICON 2017 was inaugurated here today by the Minister of State (I/C) Youth Affairs and Sports Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore. Speaking on the occasion he said India has made significant progress in Sports by winning medals in many international events and standing behind each athlete is an expert team of coaches, ...

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Prime Minister dedicated the Dr. Ambedkar International Centre to the nation

Newdelhi:7/12/17;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today dedicated the Dr. Ambedkar International Centre, in New Delhi, to the nation. He had laid the foundation stone of this Institute in April 2015. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister expressed confidence that the Centre would play a key role in the dissemination of Dr. Ambedkar’s teachings and vision. Noting that the ...

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Vagdevi Literature beginning from January 13

Bhubaneswar:6/12/17; Two-day literature festival beginning from January 13.The festival will be organised by a city-based ‘Vagdevi Literature Trust’ for the first time and nearly 100 prominent literary figures from different parts of the country will attend programme to discuss a host of issues related to literature. There will be three poetry reading sessions including a multi-lingual poetry session. One poetry session will ...

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the 12th Annual Convention of Central Information Commission

Newdelhi;6/12/17;The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the 12th Annual Convention of Central Information Commission (CIC), here today. While delivering the inaugural address, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that the information has to be given in a language which is understandable to everyone, especially the one who applies for it.  He said that the Right to Information has seen ...

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