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Sarathi Baba alias Santosh Roul has been granted bail

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Cuttack:22/7/19: Self-proclaimed godman of Odisha, Sarathi Baba alias Santosh Roul has been granted bail by Orissa High Court today. He has been granted bail against bail bond of Rs. 2 lakh and two bailers. The Court has directed him not to influence witnesses and cooperate in the investigation. The lower court may also set additional conditions in the bail granted. The ...

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Bhubaneswar-Surat direct flight would start twice very soon

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New Delhi:22/7/19: Bhubaneswar Member of Parliament Aparajita Sarangi tweeted about possible flight services between Bhubaneswar and Surat soon. The Odisha parliamentarian and Surat MP Darshana Jardosh met Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri today and submitted a proposal for a direct flight between the two cities. “… Good news that the flight would start twice very soon. Felt happy with the ...

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Indian paddlers made most of the ‘home’ advantage and grabbed all the gold medals

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Cuttack:22/7/19: Indian paddlers made most of the ‘home’ advantage and grabbed all the gold medals—seven to be precise—in the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships which concluded at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here today. G Sathiyan was expected to lead the individual medal tally but could not surmount the rampaging Harmeet Desai as he faltered when it mattered the most ...

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NDA govt completes 50 days in office in 2nd term

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Newdelhi:22/7/19:The Narendra Modi Government has completed fifty days in office in its second term. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already laid down the vision of India becoming a Five-trillion dollar economy by 2024-25. India needs to grow at eight per cent per year to be a Five-trillion economy by then. Indian economy is expected to grow at 6.8 per cent ...

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GSLV MkIII-M1 Successfully Launches Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft

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Sriharikota:22/7/19:   India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle GSLV MkIII-M1, successfully launched the 3840 kg Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into an earth orbit today. The spacecraft is now revolving round the earth with a perigee (nearest point to Earth) of 169.7 km and an apogee (farthest point to Earth) of 45,475 km. Today’s flight marks the first operational flight of the GSLV Mk III. ...

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India’s first Transgender Women Cab Driver leads a campaign to introduce transgender-friendly public toilets

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Bhubaneswar:22/7/19:India’s first transgender woman Cab Driver starts change.org petition asking for accessible public toilets; meets Bhubaneswar Municipal Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Srimanta Mishra India’s first transgender woman cab driver Meghna Sahoo started a change.org petition asking for inclusive toilets Meghna wants the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) to become the first authority in the country to introduce transgender-friendly public toilets.  The Deputy ...

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Bol Bam festival begin tomorrow from the first Monday of the holy of Shrabana

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Bhubaneswar:21/7/19: With the beginning of Hindu month of Shrabana (rainy season between July-August) after full moon day, the kawariyas in large numbers flocked Lord Shiva shrines across the state to offer holy water throughout the month. As tomorrow is the first Monday of the holy month of Shrabana, the Shaivites have commenced their journey to offer holy water, brought from the ...

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Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced squads for India’s tour of the West Indies

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Newdelhi :21/7/19:  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced squads for India’s tour of the West Indies, starting from 3rd of next month. Virat Kohli will lead the Indian team for the Test, ODI and T20I series. Rohit Sharma will be Vice Captain in the ODI and T20 series. Ajinkya Rahane will be Kohli’s deputy in ...

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Countdown for Chandrayaan-2 mission begins at Sriharikotta space centre

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Sriharikotta:21/7/19:The twenty-hour countdown for India’s second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 began this evening at the national spaceport at Sriharikotta. The Indian Space Research Organization ISRO said, the countdown started at 6.43 pm and is progressing smoothly. The country’s most powerful booster, GSLV-Mark-Three, will take off at 2.43 hrs in the afternoon tomorrow, carrying the high-stake Chandrayaan-2 probe from the second launch ...

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Regional Assessment for JSPL Foundation’s Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman, 2019 Held

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JSPL Foundation receives 417 Entries from all Over India for the Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman, 2019 Out of 112 entries received from Eastern India, 60 Entries shortlisted for Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman Regional Jury Selects 10 Individuals & 10 Organizations to represent the Eastern Region in the  National Assessment to be conducted at New Delhi Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman, 2019 will be conferred ...

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