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Interaction of Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas with Senior Officials of Oil Marketing Companies

Newdelhi:19/12/18:Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan has interacted with the Chairman/CMDs and Senior Management of Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) through video conference on the Cabinet decision of the Government to expand the scope of eligible beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) to include all poor families in the country to achieve the universal coverage.  The Minister ...

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“Senior citizens are like trees of wisdom in our society:Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar18/12/18:: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today hailed the role of senior citizens for the development of society while attending the Foundation Day celebration of the Federation of Senior Citizens Association at Rabindra Mandap here. The Odisha Chief Minister conveyed his warm greetings to all the senior citizens on the occasion. Patnaik said, “Senior citizens are like trees of wisdom in ...

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BMC signed a MOU to put in place a sustainable Plastic Waste Management system in the capital city

Bhubaneswar:18/12/18: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding to put in place a sustainable Plastic Waste Management system in the capital city. The MoU was signed between the civic body, United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages at BMC Conference Hall this afternoon. Under this unique collaborative venture a 6,000 sq. ft area Swachhata ...

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PM addresses addressed the Republic TV Summit in Mumbai

MUMBAI:18/12/18:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the Republic TV Summit in Mumbai. He condoled the loss of lives in the Hospital fire incident in Mumbai yesterday. He emphasized the importance of positive news for a vibrant and prosperous nation. He said that India needs to scale great heights in multiple spheres such as science, innovation, and sports etc. ...

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PM releases the book “Timeless Laxman”

Newdelhi:18/12/18The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today released the coffee table book “Timeless Laxman”, based on the famous cartoonist RK Laxman. Speaking on the occasion, he said he is happy to be a part of this timeless journey. He expressed happiness that an insight into the vast treasure of Laxman’s work is now available in this way. He remarked that ...

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Delegation from Film and Entertainment Industry meets PM

Newdelhi:18/12/18:A delegation representing the film and entertainment industry, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Mumbai today. The delegation comprised producers and CEOs of companies in the entertainment industry. The delegation expressed its strong support of the Prime Minister’s vision for making India a five trillion dollar economy in the near future. They gave an overview of the vast growth potential ...

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BJP observed a 12-hour band in Mayurbhanj district disrupting normal life

Baripada:18/12/18;  Protesting cancellation of North Orissa University as UPSC coaching centre and demanding filling-up of vacant doctors’ posts in the district, BJP today observed a 12-hour band in Mayurbhanj district disrupting normal life. As part of the protest, party activists staged road blockades at various places on NH-18 and 49 bringing vehicular movements to a grinding halt. Several vehicles were ...

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Odisha Chief Ministe announced a financial aid of Rs 10 crore for setting up an Odia Cultural Centre at Surat

Surat:18/12/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced a financial aid of Rs 10 crore for setting up an Odia Cultural Centre at Surat. Addressing a gathering during the Odisha Mahostav in Surat, Patnaik said that he has urged Gujarat CM to provide land for setting the Odia cultural centre. The CM assured the ‘prabashi Odias’ that he has also ...

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Nalco invites applications for various awards

Bhubaneswar, 17/12/2018:Like previous year, Navratna CPSE National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has invited applications for various awards to be handed over to the winners in the upcoming NALCO’s Foundation Day function in January 2019. Among the various awards, the company is seeking applications for ‘NALCO Smiles Award’ for the NGOs and Institutions, working for the rehabilitation and resettlement of differently-abled ...

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Naveen Patnaik announced extending the benefits of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana to Odia speaking people in Gujarat

 Surat:17/12/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced a set of initiatives for the Odia speaking people in Gujarat including extending the benefits of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) for them at a well-attended event in Surat. He said his government will take steps to extend the benefit of the healthcare scheme for Odias’ across the country including those in ...

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