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Odisha Government to study the functioning of the Legislative Councils in other states would soon visit Andhra Pradesh and Bihar

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Bhubaneswar:5/06/18: The committee formed by the Odisha Government to study the functioning of the Legislative Councils in other states would soon visit Andhra Pradesh and Bihar for the purpose. A proposal in this regard has been approved by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, a release of the Chief Minister’s Office said. The committee will submit a report after its visit to the two states. ...

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World Environment Day 2018

The Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan releasing the State of Environment Report, at the State Environment Ministers’ Conference, as the part of the World Environment Day celebrations, in New Delhi on June 04, 2018.
	The Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, Shri Sushil Kumar Modi, the Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri C.K. Mishra and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:4/06/18; Indian Navy has completed four years of its Green Initiatives Program on World Environment Day. The adoption of a comprehensive ‘Indian Navy Environment Conservation Roadmap’ has put Indian Navy on an ambitious path of synergising ‘Blue Water capability with a Green footprint’. The Navy’s concerted efforts of formulation and implementation of numerous policies aimed towards energy efficiency and environmental ...

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Two-Day conference of Governors Commences at Rashtrapati Bhavan

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind in a group photograph at the opening session of the 49th Governors’ Conference, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on June 04, 2018.

Newdelhi:4/06/18;The two-day Conference of Governors and Lt. Governors commenced today (June 4, 2018) at Rashtrapati Bhavan with the inaugural address of the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind. This is the 49th such Conference held in Rashtrapati Bhavan and the second Conference presided over by President Kovind. In his opening address, the President said that as per the Constitution, the post ...

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik assured mango farmers to providing all possible assistance to scale up production

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  BHUBANESWAR:4/06/18; Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday assured mango farmers of providing all possible assistance to scale up production and improve market linkages. Inaugurating the Mango Festival-2018 at the Central Horticultural Experiment Station (CHES), here on Sunday, Naveen said Odisha is one of the leading producers of mango in the country. “The mango production has gone up over the ...

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IIT Bhubaneswar is organising a programme ‘Vigyan Jyoti’

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Bhubaneswar4/06/18:: Encouraging girl students to take up a career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar is organising a programme ‘Vigyan Jyoti’ under the aegis of Department of Science and Technology (DST). The event was inaugurated on Monday in the institute campus at Arugul by AIIMS Director Prof Gitanjali Batmanabane. IIT, Bhubaneswar Director Prof ...

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Odisha Chief Minister ordered a judicial probe leading to the non-availability of the keys of Ratna Bhandar of Sri Mandir

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Bhubaneswar:4/06/18: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today ordered a judicial probe into the circumstances leading to the non-availability of the keys of Ratna Bhandar of Sri Mandir, Puri, the Chief Minister’s Office said in a release. The inquiry will be conducted by a retired judge of the Orissa High Court and to be completed within three months, the release added. The CM’s ...

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Odisha Congress observes 6-hr ‘Chaka Jam’

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Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: Normal life has been disrupted from early morning today with the Congress observing a six-hour ‘Chaka Jam’ protest in the twin city that began from 6 am and will continue till noon. In some places, the protests began as early as 5 am in the morning. Small and heavy vehicles were seen stranded in most places of Cuttack and ...

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Babushan upcoming film‘Local Toka Love Chokha’

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Cuttack:3/06/18;Om Sai Production announced a new Odia movie ‘Local Toka Love Chokha’ starring Babushan, Sunmeera Nagesh, Mihir Das, Aparajita Mohanty, Pradyumna Lenka, Puspa Panda, Asit Pati and others. Pradyumna Lenka and DP Khandelwal are producers of the film. Sudhansu Mohan Sahoo will direct it. Baidyanath Das is the music director of this movie. Lyricists Nirmal Nayak and Arun Mantri have ...

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Bicycle rallies were held at different places on the eve of‘World Bicycle Day’

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Bhubaneswar:3/06/18; Bicycle rallies were held at different places of the state on the occasion of the first official ‘World Bicycle Day’ today. People from different age group and walks of lives took part in the bicycle rallies that were organised by various groups to create awareness on environment protection, healthy life and benefits of cycling. Additional DG Satyajit Mohanty flagged-off ...

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Odisha unit of BJP said movement led by BJD on Mahanadi water is vote bank politics

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Bhubaneswar:3/06/18; The Odisha unit of Bhartiya Janata Party today dismissed the movement led by BJD on Mahanadi water sharing dispute as a propaganda and vote bank politics. Addressing a press conference here, senior BJP leader and former Law Minister Biswa Bhusan Harichandan said that BJD’s campaign, ‘Mahanadi Suraksha Abhiyan’ (save Mahanadi campaign) is an attempt to divert attention of public ...

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