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Adhara Pana Niti was performed To Day

Puri:24/7/18; A day after Suna Besha, the sibling deities were offered special drinks on their respective chariots during Adhara Pana Niti (ritual) on Tuesday. The traditional drink is offered to Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra, exhausted after the nine-day journey, as a refreshment. This drink is made of a mixture of milk cream, cheese, sugar, banana, camphor, nuts, blackpepper ...

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Odia Comedian Jeeban Panda set to make his Bollywood debut

Bhubaneswar: Popular Odia actor Jeebananada Panda, known as Jeeban Panda is all set to make his Bollywood debut with a crime-drama titled ‘One Day’, where he will share screen space with Anupam Kher and Zareen Khan among others. Panda, who has carved a niche for himself in the Odia film and TV industry for portraying comic characters, is playing a ...

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Odisha government today approved four investment proposals worth Rs 348.5 crore

Bhubaneswar:24/7/18 :The Odisha government today approved four investment proposals worth Rs 348.5 crore which will help create employment opportunities for close to 6000 people. The proposals approved in the meeting belong to a variety of industries- pharmaceuticals, textiles, downstream industries in metals and minerals. Rs 348.5 crore which will help create employment opportunities for close to 6000 people. The proposals ...

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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated the ‘Green Mahanadi Mission’

  Boudh:24/7/18; In a bid to rejuvenate Mahanadi, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday inaugurated the ‘Green Mahanadi Mission’, during his visit to western Odisha to review flood situation.The Mission will plant over 2 crore saplings in 1,303 villages along the river in 15 districts, including more than 63 lakh saplings in next year. In five years, the Mission will ...

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WCD Ministry launches ‘#Childline1098’ Contest- ‘Spot the Logo and Suggest a Tagline’.

Newdelhi:24/7/18;The Ministry of Women and Child Development has launched a contest, #Childline1098, inviting people to share images of the Childline 1098 logo that they spot at unique locations and send it with a tagline, to mark World Day against Trafficking in Persons on July 30. CHILDLINE is India’s first 24-hour, free, emergency phone service for children in need of aid and assistance. ...

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NFAI to host screening of Mark Osborne’s ‘The Little Prince’, a French 3D animated fantasy

Pune:24/7/18;Children Film Club, which is a joint activity of NFAI and Arbhaat Films, will be screening a French 3D animated fantasy adventure family drama, ‘The Little Prince’ on Saturday 28th July, 2018. The Little Prince, 2015 is a English-language French 3D animated fantasy adventure family drama film directed by Mark Osborne and based on the 1943 novel of the same name ...

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UPSO-II (IOCL) dedicates Rs. 1 crore for the benefit of Divyangjans by under CSR scheme

Newdelhi:24/7/18;UPSO-II (IOCL) took a big stride to benefit the disabled persons. Today it signed MoUs for Rs. 1 crores with Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) under the Department of Disabilities (DEPwD) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Shri Vinay Kr Misra, Executive Director, UPSO-II handed over MoUs to Shri D. R. Sarin, CMD, ALIMCO in the presence of ...

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Vice President Interacts with Indian Forest Service Probationers

Newdelhi:24/7/18;The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that a mega Bio-Diverse Country like India should preserve and protect its forest cover and pass the treasure to next generation duly protecting and developing it. He was interacting with the Indian Forest Service (IFS) Probationers (2017-19), here today. The Vice President asked the Officers to be aware of ...

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PM gifts cows to villagers as part of the Rwandan Government’s Girinka Programme

Rwandan:24/7/18; Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gifted 200 cows to villagers who do not yet own a cow, under the Rwandan Government’s Girinka Programme. The function to mark the handing over of cows was held at Rweru Model Village, in the presence of Rwandan President Paul Kagame. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister appreciated the Girinka Programme, and President ...

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Lakhs of devotees thronged the holy city of Puri, to have a glimpse of Sunabesa

Puri:23/7/18: Lakhs of devotees thronged the holy city of Puri, to have a glimpse of Sunabesa of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra on Monday evening. Among the 32 Besas (forms) of the Holy Trinity, devotees anxiously look forward to the Suna Besa as it is done when the Holy Trinity is in the opulent chariots. The pilgrims witness the ...

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