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IBC Mechanism Being Used Actively to Resolve NPA Problem, Asserts Economic Survey

New Delhi : 29/01/18: The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley tabled the Economic Survey 2017-18 in Parliament today. The survey reviews the Monetary Management and Financial Intermediation. Here are the highlights:- • Monetary policy remained steady with only one policy rate cut in August, during 2017-18 (till January). Monetary policy during 2017-18 was conducted under ...

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Vice President meets and greets the Tableaux Artistes and Tribal Guests


Newdelhi:28/1/18:The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu and Smt. Usha Naidu have met and greeted the Tableaux Artistes and Tribal Guests who participated in the Republic Day Parade – 2018, in their residence here today. About 2000 Tableaux Artistes and Tribal Guests including the officials and support staff have spent about two hours with Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu ...

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PM addresses NCC Rally


Newdelhi:28/1/185;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the NCC rally in New Delhi. He said every young NCC Cadet came to this gathering with his or her own personality and identity. But, he added, that over the course of a month, new friendships would have been forged, and a lot would have been learnt from each other. NCC camps teach ...

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Bhubaneswar getting ready to host Fourth Outreach International Radio Fair

Radio fair 2018

  Bhubaneswar:28/1/118;Fourth edition of the only radio Fair of the country is to be held in next month. Philanthropic organization Outreach, organizes this International Radio fair every year, on the occasion of World Radio Day. This year, it will be held on 12th & 13th February at Bhanja Kala Mandap, Bhubaneswar. Preparation for the mega event has been started. Celebrating Radio and ...

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Special CBI Court here rejected the bail petition of BJD MP Ramachandra Hansda


Bhubaneswar:28/1/18; The Special CBI Court here rejected the bail petition of BJD MP Ramachandra Hansda in connection with the Nabadiganta Capital Services chit fund scam on Saturday. Hansda had applied for bail earlier on which the court conducted a hearing on Saturday, according to reports. Notably, Hansda, an MP from Mayubhanj, was arrested in connection with Nabadiganta chit fund scam ...

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Rita Sahu will file her nomination paper on February 5 for Bijepur bypoll


Bhubaneswar: 28/1/18;The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today announced that its candidate for the much-awaited Bijepur bypoll in Bargarh district, Rita Sahu, wife of late Congress sitting MLA Subal Sahu will file her nomination paper on February 5. The party declared this after BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik chaired a high-level meeting at Naveen Niwas to prepare party’s strategies ...

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Tattoos on your body may find it difficult to get a job in the Indian Air Force.


New Delhi:28/1/18; If you have made tattoos on your body then you may find it difficult to get a job in the Indian Air Force. The Delhi High Court has upheld the Air Force’s decision in which the appointment of a person appointed to the post of Airman was canceled because he had made a tattoo on his arm which can ...

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Students from Srinivas School of Architecture took part in Ekamra Walks


Bhubaneswar:28/1/18; A group of students from Srinivas School of Architecture (SSA), Valachil, Mangalore took part in Ekamra Walks to study Klingan temple design and architecture as part of their study curriculum. After spending more than 2 hours studying the temples with three distinct styles, i.e. Rekha, Pidha and Khakhra style of Kalingan architecture the student and faculty members of SSA Mangalore ...

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All-party meetings have been convened before the budget session of Parliament


New Delhi:28/1/18; All-party meetings have been convened today before the budget session of Parliament. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also participate in this meeting. At the same time, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has also called an all-party meeting in the evening. The meeting has been convened today at 4 pm before the budget session starting on Monday. The Parliamentary Affairs ...

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Naveen, national leaders relish traditional Pakhala


Bhubaneswar:27/1/18;: Amidst huge political discourse over ruling BJD’s action against its party leaders on disciplinary ground, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik along with national leaders was found relishing typical traditional Odia food Pakhala just hours before the book launching ceremony of ‘The Tall Man Biju Patnaik’ here today. Patnaik had lunch with former President of India Pranab Mukherjee, BJP’s veteran LK ...

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