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Maoists are observing ‘Bharat Bandh’ on the last day of their Martyrs’ Week


Baliguda31/1/19: Maoists are today observing ‘Bharat Bandh’ on the last day of their Martyrs’ Week and have resorted to road blockade in some places of Odisha. The red rebels blocked Kotagarh-Muniguda road near Bandapipili and Baliguda-Daringbadi road near Pakaladami ghat in Kandhamal district by cutting down trees. The extremists also put up posters and leaflets at the spot urging people to extend their support towards ...

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BJD, BJP and Congress has formed an unholy alliance in Odisha:Arvind Kejriwal


Bhubaneswar :31/1/19: National Convener Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal today said BJD, BJP and Congress has formed an unholy alliance in Odisha with the regional party ruling in the State with mining mafias’ support. Three parties have tacit understanding in the loot of mining resources of the State. And the spoils of the mining loot ...

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Finance Minister Piyush Goyal has exhorted state-run banks to step up lending to micro, small and medium enterprises


Newdelhi:31/1/19:Finance Minister Piyush Goyal has  exhorted state-run banks to step up lending to micro, small and medium enterprises, agriculture and housing sectors. He was talking to media after his first meeting with the heads of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) yesterday. He said the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) has helped the PSBs recover over Rs 1 lakh crore in the ...

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New Zealand beat India by 8 wickets


Hamilton;31/1/19:  New Zealand’s Trent Boult and Colin de Grandhomme wreaked havoc with the new ball to bundle out a hapless India for 92  to help hosts pull off a stunning eight-wicket win in the fourth and penultimate ODI at Hamilton today. This is India’s seventh lowest total in the 50-over format. With India put to bat, paceman Boult, bowling his 10 ...

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It is high time for Pakistan to take action against terrorism:Raveesh Kumar


Newdelhi:31/1/19:India today asked Pakistan not to interfere in India’s internal affairs. Reacting to the telephonic conversation between Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Separatist Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, the behaviour of Pakistani Foreign Minister is condemnable. Mr Kumar said, it is high time for Pakistan to take action against terrorism, but unfortunately, the ...

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FM Piyush Goyal to present Union Budget in Parliament


Newdelhi:31/1/19:Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will present the Budget in Parliament tomorrow. As per reports that the government is likely to announce several welfare measures for various sections of society. Industries bodies expect that the credit flow to industries will increase and corporate tax reduced. Chairman of Economic Affairs Council of CII, Vinayak Chatterjee said, he expects more announcement for addressing farm ...

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Government’s focus lies on Issues of National Importance and finding solutions to problems of the people: Narendra Modi


Newdelhi:31/1/19:“Government’s focus lies on Issues of National Importance and finding solutions to problems of the people. The country expects from all of us to perform our duties as Parliamentarians in a positive manner and we must deliver to the expectations of the people”, said Shri Narendra Modi while addressing floor leaders of parties in the Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha ...

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An Inter-Ministerial Empowered Committee to Incentivise Quality of Research in the Country


Newdelhi;31/1/19:The Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change Dr. Harsh Vardhan in a statement released today expressed happiness that for the first time, the Government has also recommended a set of strong financial and academic incentives to enhance and recognize the performance of our research fellows. Science & Technology is a fast moving area in ...

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Sumitra Mahajan holds all party meeting on the eve of Budget session

The Speaker, Lok Sabha, Smt. Sumitra Mahajan meeting the Leaders of Parties in Lok Sabha, at Parliament House, in New Delhi on January 30, 2019.

Newdelhi:30/1/19:Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan held an all party meeting this evening on the eve of budget session of Parliament.Following the meeting, the Speaker said it was a fruitful discussion. Leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan, TMC leader Sudip Bandyopadhyay, BJD leader Bhartruhari Mahtab, Akali Dal leader Prem Singh Chandumajra, Parliamentary Affairs ...

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Odisha MSME International Trade Fair-2019 kick the smart City


Bhubaneswar:30/1/19: Odisha Finance, Excise & Agriculture & FE Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera inaugurated the sixth edition of the Odisha MSME International Trade Fair-2019 at the IDCO Exhibition Ground, here on Monday. As per sources, more than 400 MSMEs and 40 Startups are participating in the trade fair themed ‘Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Startups’ with an aim to promote the MSME sector and explore ...

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