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During Ama Gaon Ama Bikash session Chief Minister promptly sanctioned 30 development projects


Bhubaneswar:27/4/18:During Ama Gaon Ama Bikash session, Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik interacted with people from Baro GP of Kendrapara, Sanatribida GP of Angul, Kudaloi GP of Jharsuguda and Gudari GP of Kandhamal districts. Speaking directly to Chief Minister in the session, villagers from the four districts brought up various issues along with suggestions in form of development projects. Chief Minister promptly sanctioned ...

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Total Revenue of Rs. 7.19 lakh crore collected under GST in the period between August 2017 and March 2018


Newdelhi:27/4/18 :During 2017-18, total revenue collected under GST in the period between August 2017 and March 2018 has been Rs. 7.19 lakh crore. This includes Rs. 1.19 lakh crore of CGST, Rs. 1.72 lakh crore of SGST, Rs. 3.66 lakh crore of IGST (including Rs. 1.73 lakh crore on imports) and Rs. 62,021 crore of cess (including Rs. 5702 crore on ...

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May Day Celebration by Ministry of Labour and Employment


Newdelhi: 27 APR 2018:  International Labour Day is also known as the May Day and is celebrated at the international level to promote and encourage the healthy dialogue among social partners. International Workers’ Day is a big celebration at the world level and it is celebrated to commemorate the 4th of May of 1886, the Haymarket affair (Haymarket Massacre) in the Chicago. ...

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Contribution of Manufacturing Sector will rise to 20% of National GDP: Union Commerce Minister


Mumbai:27/4/18:The Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Shri Suresh Prabhu has said that the contribution of manufacturing sector to the national GDP will rise to as high as 20% in the future. The Minister said that sector-wise work is on, to achieve this. Stating that new industries will drive future growth, the Minister said that the Government ...

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NEET PG and NEET SS cut off percentile reduced by 15%; about 18000 students to be benefitted

The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Shri J.P. Nadda briefing the media on issues related to NEET, in New Delhi on May 24, 2016.

Newdelhi:24/4/18 The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has reduced the NEET PG and NEET SS cut off percentile by 15%. The decision is likely to benefit about 18000 students as this will improve the chances of filling up PG seats and minimizing wastage of seats. Referring to the decision, Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family ...

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Modi lays stress on joint global leadership based on new ‘Panchsheel’ 


China:27/4/18:As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping held an informal summit in Wuhan, China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) struck a positive note about China-India ties, n calling for joint global leadership, prime minister Modi stressed on the fact that both nations represent 40 percent of the global population. Improving their lot would automatically have a positive global effect. “We have ...

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CM Naveen Patnaik releases art catalogue ‘The Tallman’


Bhubaneswar;24/4/18:Catalogue of ‘Tallman’, the 15-day exhibition of paintings, sculptures and installations on legendary leader Biju Patnaik, was released by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the Secretariat conference hall in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. On the occasion, eminent sculptor Rabinarayan Rath presented a painting of Biju Patnaik to Naveen. The catalogue consists of 53 works of eminent young artistes who participated in ...

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Odisha-born Pramod Kumar Mishra,Top 3 of NaMo’s inner circle


Newdelhi;24/4/18:India Today’s recent cover story Official Top 10 ranks Narendra Modi’s close-knit bureaucracy that comprises of high-achieving IAS officers in order of their efficiency and performance. Odisha-born Pramod Kumar Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary to the PM and one of his most trusted officials has been placed at no. 3 with Principal Secretary Nripendra Misra bagging the top spot, followed by National Security Advisor Ajit ...

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Odisha Assembly was adjourned twice over various demands and allegations by the members of the opposition


Bhubaneswar: 24/4/18:The Odisha Assembly was today adjourned twice over various demands and allegations by the members of the opposition Congress and the BJP. Just 25 minutes into the Question Hour, the Congress members stood on their feet to raise doubts over the state government’s “sincerity in implementing Panchayats (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act, 1996 (PESA) in tribal-dominated districts”. “The PESA ...

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MOU Signed For Rourkela’s Air Connectivity


Rourkela:24/4/18; The Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) and the Airports Authority of India today inked an MOU thereby paving the way for steel city’s air connectivity. The MoU will cover three steel cities of SAIL Rourkela, Bokaro and Burnpur belonging to states of Odisha, Jharkhand and West Bengal, respectively. Soon they will prominently feature on the aviation map of India. ...

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