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Odisha Chief Minister assured the Christian community his government are committed to ensuring fairness and justice to all

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Bhubaneswar:24/12/17; Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday assured the Christian community in the State that he and his government are committed to ensuring fairness and justice to all, irrespective of caste, creed or religion. Patnaik said this while participating in the Christmas celebrations at Satya Nagar Church here.Describing Christmas as a season of hope and love, of joy and ...

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BJD Mega Preparations for its 20th Foundation Day

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Bhubaneswar:24/12/17;The Biju Janata Dal’s (BJD) mega preparations for its 20th foundation day are on in full swing with the party leaders leaving no stone unturned to make the event more than a successful one. The BJD will celebrate its 20th foundation day on December 26 at Talabania in Puri district. he ruling party is, meanwhile, planning to launch a scathing ...

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MOU has been inked between BPCL and OUAT for Production of Biofuel from Paddy based Straw

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Bhubaneswar:24/12/17; In a major move, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been inked between Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT) for production of biofuel from paddy based straw on Sunday in the presence of Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. According to sources, BPCL has come forward on technology partnership with OUAT ...

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Janata Bidyapitha Jhimani to have Golden Jubilee :Logo of Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the school inaugurated

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Paradip, December 23, 2017:Janata Bidyapitha, Jhimani located under Kujanaga block of Jagatsinghpur will celebrate its Golden Jubilee in the third week of April 2018. This was declared by the President of the Old Students’ Association of the School and present principal of Kujanaga College, Dr Prabhas Ranjan Pani during  a grand function held here to inaugurate the logo for Golden ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Putting an end to speculation of cabinet Reshuffle:Removed Damodar Rout from the post of party vice-president

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Bhubaneswar:23/12/17;Putting an end to speculation, Odisha Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today said that the party has no plans of reshuffle in the immediate future. “There is no plan for a reshuffle yet,” the Chief Minister clarified while speaking to the media on Saturday. Speculation about a possible reshuffle was rife after the CM dismissed senior leader and ...

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Stage is all set for the 11-day long world’s largest open-air theatre Dhanu Yatra

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Bargarh:23/12/17; Stage is all set for the 11-day long world’s largest open-air theatre Dhanu Yatra to begin from today here. Every year in the month of Sagittarius (Dhanu or Pausa) it is celebrated for eleven days starting from the 5th day of the bright fortnight till the full moon day. For this occasion the town of Bargarh becomes the city of Mathura, ...

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NHM Director gave stern instruction that disciplinary proceedings would be taken against the contractual Nurses

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Bhubaneswar23/12/17;l: National Health Mission (NHM) Director Shalini Pandit today asked the agitating Staff Nurses to end their strike and join duty within 24 hours. Pandit also gave stern instruction that disciplinary proceedings would be taken against the contractual Nurses who failed to resume their duty in said time. The nurses today refused to call off their stir even after their ...

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Professor Ishan Kumar Patro as the new Vice-Chancellor of Ravenshaw University

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Bhubaneswar23/12/17;: Odisha Governor Dr SC Jamir on Saturday appointed Professor Ishan Kumar Patro as the new Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack. He will replace Prof Prakash Chandra Sarangi. Patro is currently working as professor in School of Studies in Neuroscience/Zoology department of Jiwaji University in Gwalior of Madhya Pradesh. I am very fortunate that I have been appointed ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Praised the Vital Role Played by the DFOs and Front line staff of theForest Department

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Bhubaneswar:23/12/17; Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday exhorted the people to protect and conserve forests in order to enhance green cover in the state. Inaugurating the Divisional Forest Officers’ (DFOs) at the state secretariat here, the Chief Minister said, “I would expect the DFOs to implement all afforestation activities like Ama Jungle Yojana, Green Mahanadi Mission and many other programmes with utmost ...

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Naveen Patnaik flagged off 24 additional ambulances under 108 Service

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Bhubaneswar:23/12/17;Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik flagged off 24 additional ambulances under 108 Service, further enhancing its coverage, especially in tribal districts. Highlights from his address at the event: • State Government has provided for upgradation of 28 BLS ambulances to ALS form its own fund. Budget provision of ₹90Cr over a period of five years for the additional ambulances. • 108 Emergency ...

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