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Asia Steel International Conference 2018 concluded on February 9

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Bhubaneswar:10/2/18 :The four-day long Asia Steel International Conference 2018 at Bhubaneswar, organized by Tata Steel and the Indian Institute of Metals, concluded on February 9. A number of steel producers, researchers, academicians, equipment manufacturers and technology suppliers of the world came together via this platform to share innovations in steel manufacturing technology. The Conference saw more than 600 participants including ...

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Odia Girl Swapna Priyadarshini shine as 3rd Runner up in Miss Tourism and Culture Universe 2018

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Bhubaneswar:10/2/18;(ASHOK PALIT)Odia beauties are now showcasing their talents at national and international levels at various beauty pageants. Swapna Priyadarshini, the Dhenkanal girl is representing India at Miss Tourism and Culture Universe 2018 at Myanmar adjudged  as 3rd runner-up  also selected as  Miss Photogenic – India.Among the five Runner up Swapna Priyadarshini stand  3rd,Swapna hails from Kunjakanta area of Dhenkanal district. ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Ramallah on a historic visit to Palestine

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Ramallah:10/2/18; Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Ramallah on a historic visit to Palestine during which he will meet President Mahmoud Abbas and reaffirm India’s support for the Palestinian people. PM Modi, the first Indian prime minister to visit Ramallah, arrived here on the first leg of his three-nation tour. Prime Minister Modi and President Abbas will discuss ...

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Third Edition of Golden Triangle International Film Festival was inaugurated

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Bhubaneswar:10/2/18;Third Edition of  Golden Triangle International Film Festival was inaugurated at Jayadev Bhawan here on Friday evening. The inaugural session of the film festival organised by Golden Triangle Charitable Trust was graced MP Prasanna Patsani, Police Commissioner YB Khurania,Film Director Raju Mishra and secretary of the Trust eminent  actress Anu Choudhary  has grace theoccasion. As many as 56 films have been selected ...

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Odisha BJP seeking dismissal of four bureaucrats of the state including V Karthikeyan Pandian

Bhubaneswar:10/2/18; Ahead of the Bijepur bypoll scheduled to be held on February 24, a delegation of BJP led by party’s vice president Sameer Mohanty today met Odisha Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Surendra Kumar here seeking dismissal of four bureaucrats of the state including V Karthikeyan Pandian, the private secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Accusing Pandian, his wife and IAS officer Sujata Karthikeyan, D.S. Kutey, IPS, Officer on ...

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Odisha government on Friday appointed new Bargarh Collector and superintendent of police

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Bargarh:10/2/18; Odisha government on Friday appointed new Bargarh Collector and superintendent of police, two weeks ahead of the by-election to the Bijepur assembly constituency in the district. The development comes after the Election Commission ordered  to change the district Collector and SP. The Election Commission of India (ECI) had asked the state government to recommend the names of three IAS ...

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Human Rights Protection Cell began probe into the custodial death case at Ainthapali police station

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Sambalpur:10/2/18; The Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) on Saturday began probe into the custodial death case at Ainthapali police station in Sambalpur district. According to reports, a three-member team of the HRPC went to the police station and questioned the police officials over the matter. Odisha DGP R.P. Sharma had ordered a HRPC probe into the incident yesterday. Besides, he ...

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Over 20 activists of the BJP barged into the official residence of V Karthikeyan Pandian

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Bhubaneswar:10/2/18; Over 20 activists of the BJP today barged into the official residence of V Karthikeyan Pandian, the private secretary to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, and ransacked flower pots and vehicles here. According to reports, the saffron party workers waving party flag stormed into Pandian’s residence and ransacked flower pots, damaged the vehicles parked inside the quarters and hurled ...

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Union Ministers Manoj Sinha and Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday flagged off the Bhubaneswar- New Delhi Rajdhani Express

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New Delhi/Bhubaneswar10/2/18;: Union Ministers Manoj Sinha and Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday flagged off the Bhubaneswar- New Delhi Rajdhani Express, which will run via Rourkela, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur and Angul in Odisha. Bhubaneswar-Delhi Rajdhani Express will run via Sambalpur City once a week with effect from Saturday. The return train will start from Delhi on Sundays. It will run as 20817/20818 Bhubaneswar-New Delhi-Bhubaneswar ...

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Odisha Cabinet decided on bifurcation of Tourism & Culture Department and renaming Culture as Odia Language, Literature & Culture Department

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Bhubaneswar:10/2/18;Odisha Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister  Naveen Pattnaik  decided on bifurcation of Tourism & Culture Department and renaming Culture as Odia Language, Literature & Culture Department. Other decisions include amendment of laws for recruitment, promotion & strengthening of Government service cadres. Highlights from the Cabinet’s decisions: • Approval to bifurcate Tourism & Culture Department & naming Culture as Odia Language, Literature ...

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