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Veteran Odia actor Debu Bose died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Hyderabad

Hydrabad:23/8/18:Veteran Odia actor Debu Bose died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Hyderabad, family sources said here on Thursday. He died on Wednesday night at the age of 75. According to local publications, Debu Bose had suffered two cardiac arrests in the past and was undergoing treatment for the past four months. He was also put on ventilator for ...

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Veteran journalist and author Kuldip Nayar passes away at 95

Newdelhi:23/8/18;Senior journalist, author and human rights activist Kuldip Nayar died at a hospital in New Delhi. He was 95, his family said on Thursday. Nayar breathed his last at the Escorts Hospital at 12.30 a.m. The cremation will take place at 1 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. Born on August 14, 1923, in Sialkot (Pakistan), Nayar was among the country’s first ...

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Festival of Eid al-Adha also known as Bakrid is being celebrated by Muslim community

Bhubaneswar:22/8/18; The festival of Eid al-Adha also known as Bakrid is being celebrated by Muslim community with religious fervour at various places across the State today. As part of the celebrations, special mass prayers are being organized at mosques, eidgahs and open grounds at various places, mostly Cuttack, Kendrapara, Bhadrak and Balasore. Large number of people belonging to the minority ...

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Joint team of Archaeological Survey of India detected cracks in the column capital of Nata Mandap

Puri:22/8/18; The joint team of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), IIT Kharagpur and Chennai which concluded its three-day inspection of water leakage problems in Puri Jagannath temple, today detected cracks in the column capital of Nata Mandap. In a statement to the media, ASI technical core committee member AK Patel said, “Out of total four central column capital of Nata ...

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Bhubaneswr:22/8/18:245 Odisha Fire Service personnel & 63 boats air-lifted by IAF_MCC & deployed inKeralaFloodRelief since 19 Aug. Since 1999 Super Cyclone, Odisha has emerged as a model in disaster preparedness

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Ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport

Bhubaneswar:22/8/18 The ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday evening. The ashes were brought by the state BJP president Basanta Panda. Panda received the ashes from the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP National President Amit Shah in New Delhi. The ...

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Much-awaited Pokhariput overbridge will be thrown open to the public tomorrow

Bhubaneswar:22/8/18: The much-awaited Pokhariput overbridge that would connect Pokhariput, Jagamara, Sundarpada, Bhimtangi and Old Town here will be thrown open to the public tomorrow. While the Works department has completed all preparations, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the flyover tomorrow. Sources said construction work of the rail overbridge that had begun six years ago in 2012 was completed in ...

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JSPL-backed athletes bag 28 gold medal in 26thState Wushu C’ship

Barbil: 22/8/18″ In a record medal haul by JSPL-Foundation-backed Wushu athletes, the participants won 28 gold medals in the recently concluded 26thState Wushu C’ship held at Belpahad in Jharsuguda district from 17th to 19th August. The team comprising 34 male and 22 female athletes won seven Silver and 12 Bronze medals in the event’s Sanshou fight category. For the stunning ...

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“Love Express” is set to hit the screens During Ganesh Puja

Bhubaneswar22/8/18: Under the Banner of Sidarth TV and by Sarthak Music in collaboration with Moon Tv  upcoming film film “Love Express”  it is set to hit the screens during Ganesh Puja, Swaraj Barik and Sunmeera  will pair in this Movie.Sunmeera feature in Sarthak previous Film Sapanara Pathe Pathe and Laila O Laila ,“Love Express”  is being produced under the banner of ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ranked No.1 in terms of popularity within one’s own state

Bhubaneswar:21/8/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ranked No.1 in terms of popularity within one’s own state in the India Today Mood of Nation (MOTN) survey, released on Saturday. He has been voted sixth best performing Chief Minister across the country. In the MOTN survey participated by 12,100 people, which is a subjective study of voter perception across the country, the ...

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