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Kabibar Radhanath Ray is the principal architect of the era of initial modernity in Oriya poetry(On the Eve of Birth anniversary)


Kabibar Radhanath Ray was born on 28th September 1848, at Kedarpur village in Balasore district. Father Sri Sunder Narayana Ray and Mother Smt. Tarini Dasi. In the gradual development of Oriya literature Radhanath Ray occupies an important position. His creations have enriched Oriya literature and it can be undoubtedly told that through his unique literacy creations Oriya poetry in the ...

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Odisha Chief Minister sanctioned 1957 development projects through Ama Gaon Ama Bikash programme


Bhubaneswar:27/9/18:Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik connected with people from 202 GPs of Sundergarh, Jagatsinghpur, Nayagarh, Mayurbhanj, Sambalpur, Kendujhar, Ganjam, Nabarangpur and Kandhamal districts through Ama Gaon Ama Bikash programme and sanctioned 1957 development projects worth ₹46.78 crore. With an objective to transform state of rural development in Odisha, Ama Gaon Ama Bikash has now covered 4,575 GPs in 210 blocks, leading to ...

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Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra is being made to set up all the districts of Odisha


Kalahandi:27/918: Union Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday said the effort is being made to set up Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) in all the districts of Odisha. “We have initiated the establishment of a PMKK in every district of the country, ensuring last mile delivery of skill development. More than 490 centres have already been established and work is ...

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Bhubaneswar city received Best Smart City award


Bhubaneswar:27/918: Bhubaneswar city on Thursday received Best Smart City award at a three-day international conference ‘Smart City Expo India 2018’, which was conducted at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre (JECC) in Sitapura. Bhubaneswar has received this award for its community mobilisation and community development, which forms a part of the socially smart programme.  The socially smart programme is a joint collaboration ...

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Subarnarekha port in Balasore district construction will begin from October


Bhubaneswar:27/9/18: Following Defence Ministry’s nod for proposed port project on the Subarnarekha River mouth on the Bay of Bengal in Balasore district, the decks were cleared for the project and construction will begin from October. The Subarnarekha port will be developed at cost of Rs 4,000 crore and the project will begin from October, informed Commerce and Transport Minister Dr ...

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Supreme Court asked the agitating odisha lawyers to end the strike


Newdelhi: 27/9/18: The Supreme Court today asked the agitating lawyers to end the strike and join their duty soon in order to help people getting access to justice. The apex court also said that the Orissa High Court Bar Association and other connected associations to resume the court work. While hearing a PIL in this regard, the Supreme Court directed ...

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Odisha Government has allotted 2900 acres land to JSW Steel to set up a greenfield steel plant


Bhubaneswar:27/9/18: Two years after steel manufacturing company JSW Steel proposed to set up a greenfield steel plant in Odisha, the Odisha Government has allotted 2900 acres land to company for the project in Paradip of Jagatsinghpur district. The land was earlier given to which was earlier given to South Korean steel major Posco Briefing mediapersons, Industry Minister Anant Das today ...

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Kalahandi Dialogue- will try to project the path of progress of the district


Bhawanipatna:27/9/18: Kalahandi often hogged the spotlight poverty, hunger and starvation in past years. Last year, a tribal man Dana Majhi was forced to shoulder the corpse of his spouse and had trekked kilo metres to cremate the body. Ambulance service had eluded Dana Majhi & the TV grabs of the heart-wrenching scene had stirred the nation’s conscience. However in a bid ...

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‘Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana flagged off by Odisha Chief Minister


Bhubaneswar27/9/18:: In an effort to spread awareness among people about the Odisha government’s flagship health scheme ‘Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY)’, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday flagged off awareness caravans. The specially-equipped vehicles which were launched from the premises of the secretariat here will travel all the 30 districts and spread awareness about the universal health coverage scheme. In ...

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Water Storage Level of 91 Major Reservoirs of the country goes up by Two Percent


Newdelhi:27/9/18:The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on September 27, 2018 was 122.514 BCM which is 76% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 74% for the week ending on September 20, 2018. The level of water storage in the week ending on September 27, 2018 was 117% of the ...

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