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Seashore Group of Companies CMD Prashant Dash released from Jharpada Special Jail

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Bhubaneswar:5/1/18; Chit fund scam accused and Seashore Group of Companies CMD Prashant Dash was today released from Jharpada Special Jail here. Dash walked out of the jail as he has been granted bail in eight cases against him by CBI and Crime Branch. In 2013, Dash was arrested by the state Crime Branch from Mumbai for allegedly duping Rs 578.20 ...

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Odisha Government has decided to implement Sambalpuri dress code in colleges and schools

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Sambalpur:5/1/18; The Odisha Government has decided to implement Sambalpuri dress code in colleges and schools from next academic session, informed Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts Minister Snehangini Chhuria here on Thursday. While talking to reporters soon after attending a seminar on ‘Sambalpuri dress code in educational institutions’ organised by a leading Odia daily in the city on Thursday, Minister Snehangini Chhuria ...

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Odisha Chief Minister launched a web application for online registration of senior citizens

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Bhubaneswar:5/1/18;Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik congratulated Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Commissionerate Police on 10th Raising Day & lauded it for serving the public with sincerity. He urged them to redress citizen grievances swiftly with focus on women, children and senior citizens. He launched a web application for online registration of senior citizens and released a handbook containing Dos & DONTs for them. He ...

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The fate of the controversial Triple talaq Bill remains shrouded in suspense

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New Delhi:5/1/18; The Rajya Sabha was adjourned until 11 am on Friday, without any discussion on the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 (or the triple talaq Bill as it is more commonly known) amid huge uproar in the Upper House, shortly after the Bill was taken up discussion. Now with just one more day remaining in the ...

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New Rs. 10 Currency Notes Introduced have motif of the Sun Temple and the Konark on the reverse side

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Mumbai:5/1/18:The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today  issue new banknotes of Rs. 10 denomination. The new Rs. 10 notesfeatures the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, abear the signature of RBI Governor, Dr. Urjit R. Patel, the central bank said in an official statement. The new denomination notes have motif of the Sun Temple and the Konark on the reverse side, depicting the ...

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan Launches CSIR Fast-Track Mission Mode R&D Project on Eco-Friendly Firecrackers and E-Crackers

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Newdelhi:5/1/18;Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, EFCC and Vice President, CSIR, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, has called for a more favorable approach in addressing the issues of pollution due to firecrackers, as well as protecting jobs and businesses in the existing value chain of firecrackers, through the power of science.   Addressing a brainstorming meeting ...

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PM interacts with Collectors of Aspirational Districts

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing the Conference on Transformation of Aspirational Districts, at the Dr. Ambedkar International Centre, in New Delhi on January 05, 2018.

Newdelhi:5/1/18:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today interacted with Collectors and Officers-in-charge of aspirational districts, at a Conference organized by NITI Aayog at the Dr. Ambedkar International Centre in New Delhi. This event is in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of Transforming India by 2022. The Union Government has embarked upon a major policy initiative for the rapid ...

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38th Foundation Day of Nalco is being Observed

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Bhubaneswar:4/1/18;Delivering 17th edition of Foundation Day Lecture on 38th Foundation Day of Nalco in Nalco Auditorium, Bhubaneswar Governor said, the Skill India Mission is an opportunity for companies to give some serious thought to how they can play an impactful role in bridging the skills gap in the country.  Wide-scale impact cannot occur without the active involvement of both the ...

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Odisha has a rich artistic heritage and has produced some of the finest examples of Indian art :Dr. S.C. Jamir

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Bhubaneswar:4/1/18;The State has a rich artistic heritage and has produced some of the finest examples of Indian art and architecture, said Governor and Chancellor Dr. S.C. Jamir. Speaking at the 19th Foundation Day of Utkal University of Culture at Rabindra Mandap, Bhubaneswar Governor & Chancellor said the richness of our culture is the heritage of humanity and should be preserved, ...

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First batch of twenty five girls from various slums successfully completed self-defence training

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Bhubaneswar:4/1/18;The first batch of twenty five girls from various slums from the Bhubaneswar Town Centre District (BTCD) area today successfully completed the 10 days self-defence training module,at city-based Utkal Karate School. The training was imparted as part of Socially Smart Bhubaneswar initiative of Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), in collaboration with United Nations Population Fund ...

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