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PM addresses ‘Make in India’ Seminar in Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo:29/10/18:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today, addressed the ‘Make in India: India-Japan partnership in Africa and digital partnership’ seminar, in Tokyo. The Prime Minister explained how the Union Government is focused on improving ease of doing business, and ease of living for the citizens. He expressed happiness at the large presence of Japanese companies in India. Noting that Japan ...

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NALCO took up an innovative approach to spread the importance of cleanliness by distributing personal hygiene kits

Bhubaneswr:28/10/18:Joining the nationwide observance of Swachhata Pakhwada, Navaratna CPSE NALCO today took up an innovative approach to spread the importance of cleanliness by distributing personal hygiene kits including hand gloves, t-shirts, masks, organic soaps etc. to more than 200 rag- pickers from various slums of Bhubaneswar. It is targeted to provide these hygiene kits to 1000 rag-pickers. Dr. Tapan Kumar ...

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Meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) at NALCO

Bhubaneswr:28/120/18:The 9th half-yearly meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) was organized yesterday at NALCO’s Corporate Office. The meeting was presided over by Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO. Shri Basant Kumar Thakur, Director (HR), NALCO, Shri P.K. Mahapatra, General Manager, BSNL, Shri Suresh Chandra Hota, Director, Airport Authority of India, Shri Chandan Kumar, General Manager, ITDC, Shri ...

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Farmers in the coastal districts of Odisha are now a worried for heavy rain over influence of a cyclonic circulation

Bhubaneswar:28/108/18:Farmers in the coastal districts of Odisha are now a worried lot as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rain over influence of a cyclonic circulation on west-central Bay of Bengal. The fresh spell of rain is likely to pose a serious threat to standing crops in several hectares of agricultural land in seven coastal districts where the ...

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Union Petroleum Minister said that farmers’ loans would be waived off once the BJP comes to power in Odisha

Bhadrak:28/10/18: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that farmers’ loans would be waived off once the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) comes to power in Odisha. “We will waive off farmers’ loans when we come to power in Odisha,” Pradhan said while addressing a public meeting of the party in Bhadrak on Sunday. The statement of Pradhan came after several ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi advised sport lovers to attend the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup-2018

Newdelhi;28/10/18:Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing countrymen in his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme, today advised sport lovers to attend the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup-2018 scheduled to be held at the Kalinga Stadium here from November 28 to December 16 and cheer the teams. The PM also suggested them to explore Odisha during their visit to the state for witnessing the mega ...

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Abhijit Iyer produced before Konark JMFC Court

Konark:28/10/18: Delhi-based journalist Abhijit Iyer-Mitra, who was arrested by the Commssionerate Police on October 23 for his alleged derogatory remarks against Sun Temple and Odisha culture, was produced before the Konark Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) court today after completion of his two-day remand. The court later handed over the custody of Iyer to Bhubaneswar SDJM court. As per directive ...

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Over 3,345 protesters who prevented women from entering the Sabarimala temple have been arrested

Thiruvananthapuram28/10/18:: Over 3,345 protesters who prevented women from entering the Sabarimala temple have been arrested since October 26 while 517 cases have been registered at various police stations across Kerala, officials said on Sunday. Sabarimala tantri family member and activist Rahul Eashwar was arrested here on Sunday morning, taking the total number of arrests 3,346. Eashwar was arrested following a ...

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Senior fellows and researchers at Centre for Policy Research were part of the 97th Ekamra Walks

Bhubaneswar:28/10/18: Senior fellows and researchers at Centre for Policy Research (CPR), a Central think tank based in New Delhi, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Institute, and Urban Management Centre Ahmedabad were part of the 97th Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit, among other visitors from in and around the city. While visiting the Dudhwala Dharamsala the visitors also got an idea of ...

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Odisha Chief Minister ordered an inquiry by the crime branch into the electrocution of seven elephants

Bhubaneswar:28/10/18: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Sunday ordered an inquiry by the crime branch into the electrocution of seven elephants in Dhenkanal district even as one official was dismissed and six others were suspended by their departments in connection with the incident. Six officials, three each from the Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU) and forest department, were suspended and a junior ...

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