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Amit Khare assumes charge as Secretary I&B


Newdelhi:31/5/18; Amit Khare, IAS (Jharkhand: 1985) today assumed charge as Secretary in the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting on superannuation of  Narendra Kumar Sinha, IAS. Prior to his appointment, Shri Khare was Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Jharkhand. During a career span of more than 33 years, Shri Khare has held various field postings and has worked from grassroots to ...

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Odisha Chief Minister launched a campaign ‘Cooperative at your doorstep’


Bhubaneswar:29/5/18;Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched a campaign ‘Cooperative at your doorstep’ at the State Secretariat through video conferencing here today. As per the campaign, various initiatives have been launched by the Cooperation Department to facilitate farming in the State. Crop loans up to Rs 50,000 are given at 1 pc interest rate and the condition of agriculture term loans ...

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Bhubaneswar airport gets two departure gates


Bhubaneswar:29/5/18:  In good news for air travellers who often get irritated while standing in long queue, one more departure gate was opened today at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Odisha capital. The new departure gate at Terminal 1 of the airport in order to reduce the traffic congestion, an airport official said. Gate 1 is for Air Asia ...

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CBSE Class-10 examinations results were announced


Bhubaneswar:29/5/18: The results of the Class-10 examinations conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) were announced today. The Bhubaneswar region of the board has registered a pass percentage of 89.27. While 77099 students had appeared for the exam, 68828 of them have passed it. Girls have outshined boys in the examination in the region as 91.36 percent of girl students have emerged ...

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Regional edition of Sambad comprising of Jajpur and Keonjhar was launched


Jajpur:29/5/18; ‘Sambad’ is not simply a newspaper, it’s a harbinger of change. Whether it is presenting unbiased news or fearless journalism, it has always discharged its responsibility. It has never compromised with its editorial policy. It has given equal weightage to news pertaining to ruling party or opposition. It has brought issues to the notice of the government through its ...

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During Ama GaonAmaBikash session Odisha Chief Minister sanctioned 543 development projects for 58 Gram Panchayats worth ₹12.81 crore


Bhubaneswar:29/5/18;During AmaGaonAmaBikash session, Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik interacted with people from Koraput (Koraput), Golmunda (Kalahandi) and Kakatpur (Puri) blocks. He praised the keen participation of people in the development process and encourage them to continue bringing up valuable issues of socio-economic growth in their respective areas. Based on feedback from people, he promptly sanctioned 543 development projects for 58 ...

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IAS Officers’ Body Decries Protesting the act of Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister


Bhubaneswar:29/518; Protesting the act of Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan who taunted a senior bureaucrat at a function on Monday, the Odisha IAS Officers’ Association submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister on Tuesday. Hinting at the IT secretary Ashok Meena, the Union minister, in his address during the inauguration of National Data Centre in Bhubaneswar on ...

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Professor Ganeshi Lal was sworn-in as the new Governor of Odisha


Bhubaneswar:29/5/18: Professor Ganeshi Lal was sworn-in as the new Governor of Odisha on Tuesday. Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Vineet Saran administered the oath of office and secrecy to Lal at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan here. Earlier this morning, the Governor had offered prayers at Puri Jagannath Temple ahead of taking oath as the Governor of Odisha. Ganeshi Lal ...

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MCL plans for 1600 MW power plant in Sundergarh


Kolkata:29/5/18: Coal India subsidiary Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) is planning to form a joint venture with state-run NTPC Ltd to run the proposed 1,600 megawatt pithead power plant in Odisha’s Sundergarh district, an official said on Monday. MCL has proposed to form a partnership with NTPC to run the plant, and is open to offer up to 49 per cent ...

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Professor Ganeshi Lal offered prayers in Jagannath temple ahead of taking oath as the Governor of Odisha.


Puri:29/5/18; Professor Ganeshi Lal today visited Puri Srimandir and offered prayers ahead of taking oath as the Governor of Odisha. He was accompanied by Law Minister Pratap Jena and other government officials. The newly-appointed Governor was given the guard of honour upon his arrival at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) here on Monday. Prof Lal was given a rousing ...

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