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Newborn goes missing

CUTTACK ONT Bureaue(6/1/17): Close on the heels of the recent incident of a newborn baby girl being stolen from SNCU of SCB Medical College and Hospital here, a two-day-old boy went missing from the Obstetrics and Gynaecology department on Thursday. According to sources, Katiman Mandal (40) of Kaddatpur in Bihar, who works as a marble mason and resides at Muradkhanpatna ...

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Navjot Singh Sidhu to contest from Amritsar

New Delhi:ONT Bureaue(6/1/17)Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Navjot Singh Sidhu has announced that he will contest this assembly election from the Amritsar assembly constituency and that too on a Congress ticket. According to reports, Sidhu got a promise from the party that he will be made the deputy chief minister under Capt Amarinder Singh if it wins the elections. ...

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Parliament’s Budget Session is likely to start from March 9

New Deli:ONT Bureaue(6/1/17)The second part of Parliament’s Budget Session is likely to start from March 9, a day after the last phase of voting in the Assembly polls, and will end on April 13. Earlier this week, the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA), headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, had recommended start of the Budget Session from January 31 ...

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3rd International Conclave on MotherTongue

NewDelhi:ONT Bureaue/6/1/17:Logo of 3rd International Conclave on Mother Tongue [langFest2017] is released by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan in New Delhi on 4th January. The logo inauguration ceremony was attended by Chairman of The Intellects, Mr. Debendra Rout, Secretary Pankajmala Sarangi, and members Raj Mohapatra, Asit Mishra and Umakanta Jena. “It is for first time, Odia diaspora attempts to assemble linguists, ...

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Prime Ministerattended the 350th birth anniversary celebrations of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj

Patna:5/1/17The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today attended the 350th birth anniversary celebrations of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj in Patna. A commemorative postage stamp was released to mark the occasion. Speaking at the event, the Prime Minister said that the world should know how Guru Gobind Singh ji has inspired so many people. He said that Guru Gobind ...

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Matric examination from February 28

Cuttack:ONT Bureaue,5/1/17Board of Secondary Education (BSE), which conducts the examination every year, on Wednesday announced that the annual high school certificate (HSC) examination would begin from February 28 next year. Speaking to newsmen here, the BSE president Sushant Das said the two-week-long examination would end on March 10 before the festivals of Dola Purnima and Holi. “Notifications for filling up ...

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Two bank dacoits lynched

Nayagarh:(ONT Bureau)5/1/17 Two dacoits were lynched by a mob in Nayagarh district while trying to escape after looting a bank in Kasanda village under Ranapur police limits on Wednesday. A third, who suffered critical injuries, has been hospitalised. The miscreants were captured near a farm before being overpowered by the public, which was already tipped off about the heist. The ...

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Ranjib, Ashirbad quit OCA

BHUBANESWAR:ONT Bureaue,5/1/17 Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) president Ranjib Biswal and secretary Ashirbad Behera on Wednesday stepped down from their respective posts leaving a question mark on the One-Day International (ODI) match between India and England, which is barely two weeks away. All the 18 OCA office-bearers, including Ranjib and Ashirbad, quit from their respective posts in conformation to the Supreme ...

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Credai Odisha to hold 4 days property expo at Bhubaneswar

Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association Of India (Credai) Odisha Chapter is going to hold 4 days property expo from 12th January to 15th January at Janata Maidan, Bhubaneswar. About 25 Developer’s Company are participating to showcase of their more than 100 projects in different price range and location to cater the need of housing buyers. The Expo is supported ...

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ODISHA PLAN SPENDING RISES BY 19%

The State Plan expenditure has grown by 19 per cent by December 31, 2017. This was revealed at the all Secretaries’ meeting held under chairmanship of Chief Secretary AP Padhi at the State Secretariat on Tuesday. The total Plan expenditure by December-end was Rs29,542 crore against Rs24,761 crore spending recorded during the corresponding period of the last fiscal. However, the ...

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