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Online ticket sale for the Hockey Men’s World Cup launched


Bhubaneswar:28/5/18; Online ticket sale for the Hockey Men’s World Cup, which is slated for November this year, has begun. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched it by receiving the first ticket for the tournament from Hockey India CEO Elena Norman in presence of Odisha Sports Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera, on Monday. While the tickets for the event are priced at Rs 200 (East Stand), Rs 100 ...

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Music composer of the cult Sambalpuri song ‘Rangabati’ Prabhudatta Pradhan passed away


Sambalpur:28/5/189; The music composer of the cult Sambalpuri song ‘Rangabati’, Prabhudatta Pradhan passed away in the early hours of Monday. He was 75. He breathed his last around 4 am at his residence on Sambalpur Road. Born in 1943 during the pre-independence era of India into a family, which had converted to Christianity three generations back, Prabhudatta started learning music under the tutelage of his father as early ...

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Odisha Chief Minister has launched 19 industrial projects through a video conferencing


Bhubaneswar:28/5/18; Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said Odisha is the number one state in the country in terms of Investment Implementation Rate. Through a video conferencing here at the State Secretariat, as many as 19 industrial projects were launched. Out of which, the Chief Minister performed the ground-breaking ceremony for 12 new industrial projects and inaugurated seven projects through video conferencing. ...

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Prime Minister meets H. M. Queen Maxima of the Netherlands


Newdelhi:28/5/18;Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Kingdom of the Netherlands today. Queen Maxima is visiting India in her capacity as UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development. Prime Minister Modi and Queen Maxima discussed the various initiatives taken in the last few years by the Government of India for enhancing financial inclusion in ...

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Union Home Minister directs expediting construction of bunkers along the IB/LoC


Newdelhi:28/5/18:The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the progress of Department of Jammu and Kashmir Affairs at a high level meeting in the Ministry of Home Affairs here today. The Union Home Minister expressed satisfaction that there has been a significant drop in stone-pelting incidents since the Government announced Suspension of Operations during the Ramzan. In view of 1,252 ...

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PM interacts with Ujjwala beneficiaries across the country


Newdelhi:28/5/185;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today interacted with Ujjwala beneficiaries across the country, through video conference. Three Ujjwala beneficiaries were present at each of over 600 centres across the length and breadth of the country, for this interaction. An estimated 10 lakh people viewed the interaction through various platforms, which included the Narendra Modi App and various television news ...

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Bhubaneswar becomes the fourth National data centre of National Informatics Centre


Bhubaneswar:28/5/18;Bhubaneswar becomes the fourth National data centre of National Informatics Centre (NIC) after Delhi, Hyderabad and Pune.The new cloud-enabled National Data Centre aims to offer round-the-clock operations with secure hosting for various e-governance applications of Central and State Governments and has ability to support 35,000 virtual servers.   Unveiling the data centre Union Minister of Electronics & IT, Sh. Ravi ...

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Regional parties together will win the 2019 General Elections:N. Chandrababu Naidu


Vijaywada :27/5/18 Regional parties together will win the 2019 General Elections said Andhra Pradesh (AP) Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday. “In 2019, regional parties will rule. All regional parties are coming together to defeat BJP. In 2019, BJP will taste defeat. It gave false promise but could not deliver anything. Conspiracies are going on to create tension in ...

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Prime Minister inaugurates Eastern Peripheral Expressway and Phase-I of Delhi-Meerut Expressway


Newdelhi:27/5/18;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, on Sunday, dedicated to the nation, two newly built expressways in the Delhi NCR Region. The first of these is the 14 lane, access controlled, Phase-I of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway, stretching from Nizamuddin Bridge to Delhi UP Border. The second project to be dedicated to the nation is the 135 km long Eastern Peripheral ...

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Social media fuelling child theft rumours:DGP Dr RP Sharma


Bhubaneswar:27/5/18; Reacting to a series of incidents from different parts of Odisha where suspected child thieves faced mob fury, DGP Dr RP Sharma termed the child theft reports and presence of such gang in the State as ‘rumours’. “The child theft incidents reported from various areas were completely rumours and false. The rumours might have been spread on social media ...

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