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Supreme Court sent a notice to the Odisha government Sarathi Baba Case

Cuttack:15/3/17: Santosh Raul alias Sarathi Baba had approached the Supreme Court for bail after his plea was rejected multiple times at Orissa High Court. On Thursday, the Supreme Court conducted the hearing of the bail plea and sent a notice to the Odisha government. Earlier, Supreme Court had deferred the hearing the self styled Godman Sarathi Baba in January and he ...

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Manohar Parrikar sworn in as the Goa chief minister

Panaji(15/3/17) Manohar Parrikar was on Tuesday sworn in as the Goa chief minister for the fourth time. On Monday he resigned as the Defence Minister. Nine ministers took oath as ministers in Parrikar cabinet. Nine ministers were also sworn in during the ceremony, namely Sudin Dhavalikar and Manohar Azgaonkar of the Maharashtrawdi Gomantak Party, Vijai Sardesai, Vinod Palienkar and Jayesh Salgaonkar ...

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KrishiUnnatiMela 2017 will be organised from 15-17 March

NewDelhi(PIB)15/3/17;This year KrishiUnnatiMela 2017 will be organised from 15-17 March at the campus of IARI, New Delhi in jointly by ICAR and Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare. The mela will be inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Sh. Radha Mohan Singh on 15th March, 2017. A large number of farmers and other visitors are expected to participate in the mela. he three-day ...

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Nongthombam Biren unanimously elected as the BJP legislature party leader

 Imphal(14/3/17) Ex- minister Nongthombam Biren was on Monday unanimously elected as the BJP legislature party leader in Manipur, and will stake claim to form the next ministry, the party said. The election was held under the supervision of Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar and Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal here. His name was proposed by Thongam Bishwajit, MLA and seconded ...

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Manohar Parrikarset to start his third innings as the chief minister for Goa.

Newdeli:14/3/17:Defence minister Manohar Parrikar is all set to start his third innings as the chief minister for Goa.Parrikar will be sworn-in as the chief minister by governor Mridula Sinha at 5 pm in Panaji on14th,March. Tuesday. His cabinet will include MGP’s Sudin Dhavalikar, who is tipped to be the deputy chief minister, and Goa Forward party’s Vijai Sardesai, along with ...

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Pipili toll gate ransacked in a fierce clash between groups belonging to two villages

Bhubaneswar:14/3/17;Pipili toll gate ransacked in a fierce clash between groups belonging to two villages over past rivalry during holi celebrations in Puri district.According to reports, the toll gate at Pipili has been ransacked by one of the groups following the clash that ensued between villagers of Siuala and Ujanipada villages near Dandamukundapur. Sources said around 50 to 60 persons entered ...

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All India Congress Committeegeneral secretary and State in-charge, BK Hariprasad has resigned

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar: (ONT BUREAU)14/3/17:All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary and State in-charge, BK Hariprasad  has resigned from both his posts.“Hariprasad resigned because the performance of Congress in Odisha Panchayat polls was not good. That is the why he resigned saying that he want to facilitate Rahul Gandhi to build his own team and strengthen his hold on the party,” said ...

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Asian Athletics Championship to be held at Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar: (odisha news times Bureau)14/3/17:Asian Athletics Championship to be held at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on the first week of July. After inspecting the facilities and infrastructure, President of Athletics Federation of India (AFI), Adille J Sumariwalla termed Kalinga Stadium as one of the best venues in country. The mega sports event of athletics, Asian Athletics Championship, will be held ...

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Budgetsession of the Odisha Assembly will begin today

 Bhubaneswar: (ONEWS TIMES BUREAU)14/3/17:Budgetsession of the Odisha Assembly will begin today and is scheduled to continue till April 7.The session is set to be a stormy one with opposition parties all set to corner the agriculture minister on a wide range of issues such as farmers’ suicides, the short-term pains and the structural problems and crisis of state agriculture.

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“Sita Ramanka Bahaghara-Kali Jugare” music release

Bhubaneswr:(ONBureau)13/3/17:The music release of Sabyasachi Mishra’s upcoming Odia movie “Sita Ramanka Bahaghara-Kali Jugare” was held in Ekamra Haat  The cast and crew of the movie were present at the event where the Audio CD was released. Among others popular actors like Bijay Mohanty, Anita Das, Papu pom Pom, Manisha Chatterjee, Padmavati, Teja, Jiban Panda and Neha are also playing important ...

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