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Army Band show at Indira Gandhi Park inspired hundreds of youth and general public on careers in Indian Army

Bhubaneswar :9/8/18: The Army Band show at Indira Gandhi Park of Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) by the Pipe Bands of Panjab Regimental Centre, Ramgarhin Jharkhand and 120 Battalion Bhubaneswar, inspired hundreds of youth and general public on careers in Indian Army. The unique show was organized by the Indian Army on the eve of 72nd Independence Day. Under its “Music in ...

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Internationally acclaimed film Halkaa launched the most awaited trailer

 New Delhi :9/8/18; The capital  saw the coming together of Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Hon’ble Minister of Housing & Urban Affairs; Mrs Roshni Nadar Malhotra, CEO of HCL Corporation & Trustee of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, Shri Durga Shanker Mishra (Secretary, MoHUA) along with Music composer Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy, the cast & crew of the internationally acclaimed film Halkaa as ...

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Odisha government has started the process to ban use of plastic and polythene containers in the state

Bhubaneswar:9/8/18;’  Odisha government has started the process to ban use of plastic and polythene containers in the state. A modality of the ban was discussed at a high-level meeting presided over by chief secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi at the State Secretariat here on Thursday. Briefing mediapersons after the meeting, additional chief secretary, Forest and Environment, Suresh Chandra Mohapatra said that to dissuade ...

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Mild earthquake reading 3.6 in the Richter scale was felt in several parts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar:9/8/18: A mild earthquake reading 3.6 in the Richter scale was felt in several parts of Odisha in the wee hours on Thursday, said the Regional Meteorological Centre here. Tremors triggered by the earthquake, which had its epicentre at Angul, were slightly felt in Boudh Sadar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal Sadar, Nayagarh and Angul at 3.03 am. The magnitude of the earthquake, having ...

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Anil Mukim has unveiled its plan to set up an Alloy Wire Rod manufacturing facility in NALCO

Bhubaneswar:9/8/18:  National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has unveiled its plan to set up an Alloy Wire Rod manufacturing facility at its existing Smelter Plant at Angul. Anil Mukim, Union Mines Secretary on Thursday formally laid the foundation stone through video conferencing for the proposed Alloy Wire Rod manufacturing facility at a function in presence of NACO CMD Dr. Tapan Kumar ...

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Odisha Chief Minister unveiled a life size statue of Veer Birsa Munda

Bhubaneswar:9/8/18; Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattanaik on Thursday unveiled a life size statue of Veer Birsa Munda at Chandrasekharpur here. In a colourful function organised by the Department of Odia Language, Literature and Culture marking the World Day for Indigenous People, the Chief Minister unveiled the statue of the firebrand revolutionary, who courageously participated in India’s Freedom Struggle and has been ...

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Naveen Patnaik laid the foundation stone for a Sahid Smruti Stambh

Bhubaneswar:9/8/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik laid the foundation stone for a Sahid Smruti Stambh (martyrs’ memorial pillar) for the memory of those who dedicatedly sacrificed their life for the sake of the nation at Swadhinata Sangrami Sadan here on Thursday. Paying rich tributes to the martyrs who bravely fought to free the country from British rule, Patnaik said the martyr ...

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Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee accused Naveen Patnaik of betraying the people by backing NDA candidate in the Rajya Sabha

Bhubaneswar :9/8/18; Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) today accused Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of betraying the people by backing NDA candidate in the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election in a bid to stop the CBI from exposing ruling party’s “misdeeds”. “BJD supporting the NDA candidate for #RajyaSabha Deputy Chairman election isn’t surprising at all, that’s what allies are supposed to do. ...

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Campus ragging In Keonjhar Govt Engineering College

Keonjhar :9/8/18: In the latest incident of campus ragging, a group of girl students were allegedly ill-treated by seniors in a government-run degree engineering college in Odisha’s Keonjhar district. At least three girl students of 3rd year electrical stream were allegedly ill-treated and misbehaved in the college hostel by a group of senior girl students. The incident occurred yesterday. One of ...

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NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh was announced as the new Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

New Delhi:9/8/18: National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh on Thursday was announced as the new Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman after he received 125 votes, while Congress’ BK Hariprasad got 105 votes out of the total 332. Two members of the Aam Aadmi Party abstained from voting.Soon after Harivansh Narayan Singh was announced as the winner, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

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