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Leaders from across the State joined the memorial service meeting and paid homage to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bhubaneswar:24/8/18: Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a man of principle and an idealistic poet, said Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at a programme here today. Cutting across party lines, leaders from across the State joined the memorial service meeting and paid homage to the late prime minister. Earlier yesterday the ashes of Vajpayee were taken in a procession and immersed in ...

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Doctors should interact with patients & their families with empathy: Vice President

Vishakhapattanam:24/8/18:The Vice President of India, Shri M,. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Hospitals and Doctors must interact with patients & their families with empathy and compassion.  He said that such approach will give the patients a healing touch and help them feel better during their treatment. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the KIMS-ICON Hospital, in Vishakhapattanam, Andhra Pradesh ...

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Cuttack:24/8/18:Unin Minister Dharamendra Pradhan Felicitated Sasmita Nayak from Mahanga in Cuttack district of Odisha for displaying exemplary courage and presence of mind in preventing a twenty three year old girl from drowning in Gobari river and saving her life. Her bravery & courage is an inspiration for our youths.

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Naveen Patnaik laid emphasis on port-led manufacturing in Odisha

Bhubaneswr:24/8/18:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik laid emphasis on port-led manufacturing in Odisha anchored by three deep-water ports along East Coast Economic Corridor at inauguration & groundbreaking ceremony of 15 industrial units. Highlights from his address at the event: – Odisha is fast emerging as ‘Manufacturing hub of Eastern India’, efforts underway to develop it into ‘Manufacturing hub of South Asia’ – State ...

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JK Paper Mill in Jaykaypur of Rayagada”s contractual labourers launched an indefinite cease work agitation

Rayagada:24/8/18: Production has come to halt at the JK Paper Mill in Jaykaypur of Rayagada district after contractual labourers launched an indefinite cease work agitation today closing all the gates. Over 3,000 contractual workers led by JK Paper Mill Employees Union and Contractual Workers’ Union under the banner of CITU District Committed came together with their 14-point charter of demands ...

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Odisha Legislative Assembly felicitated 24 MLAs on 24 August 2018

Bhubaneswar:24/8/18 The Odisha Legislative Assembly felicitated 24 MLAs with the Best Legislator Award at a function here on Friday. The selected MLAs were given the awards in three categories for their notable performance. The three categories are: Pandit Nilakantha Samman, Utkalmani Gopabandhu Samman and Utkal Gourab Madhusudan Samman. The award had not been presented to the legislators for last nine ...

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Khadi thrills the crowd at Lakme Fashion Week

Mumbai:23/8/18:Khadi is not a mere coarse fabric; rather it was this versatile signature fabric – for which the foreign traders used to give equal weight of gold to purchase it once upon a time and India was better known as ‘Sone ki chidiya (The Golden Bird).”, said the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Chairman, Shri Vinai Kumar Saxena, while delivering a ...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee ashes was immersed in Mahodadhi

Bhubaneswar:23/8/18: Hundreds of people congregated in the pilgrim city of Puri where the ashes of former prime minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee was immersed in Mahodadhi (sea) today. Odisha BJP unit president Basant Panda and union minister Dharmendra Pradhan immersed the ashes into the sea following rituals on the beach. The urn (Asthi Kalash) containing the ashes of BJP patriarch ...

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Sriman Surdas first poster featuring Babusan &, Budhaditya Mohanty Unveiled

Bhubaneswr:23/8/18:Ashok Pati-directed Sriman Surdas, which is slated for Dussehra release has release their first poster featuring Babusan &, Budhaditya Mohanty,Known for portraying versatile characters, Ollywood actor Babusan is all set to enthral audiences in his upcoming project with Tarang Cine Productions – Sriman Surdas. Babusan will be playing the role of a blind man in Actress Bhoomika will be opposite ...

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Railway Protection Forceseized 91 turtles of four species from Rajghat railway station in Balasore

Balasore:23/8/18: Busting a major turtle smuggling racket, a team of Railway Protection Force (RPF) today seized 91 turtles of four species from Rajghat railway station in Balasore district and arrested two persons in this connection. The two accused have been identified as Rabindra Pradhan of Bhogarai area in the district and Kartik Patra, a resident of West Bengal.Acting on a ...

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