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Odisha Chief Minister given an ex-gratia of Rs 25 lakh each instead of Rs 10 lakh for the next of the kin of the two Odia CRPF jawans

Bhubaneswar:16/2/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday announced an enhancement of ex-gratia for the next of the kin of the two Odia CRPF jawans, Prasanna Sahu and Manoj Kumar Behera who were killed along with 42 others in the Pulwama terrorist attack. They will be given an ex-gratia of Rs 25 lakh each instead of Rs 10 lakh as announced earlier. ...

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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated Ret Medium Irrigation project built at a cost of Rs 768.46 crore in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna:16/2/19: The State-run Bhawanipatna Autonomous College will get the university status, announced Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here today. Ahead of polls to woo the youth in Kalahandi district, Patnaik also announced to open science course at the Bhwanipatna Government Women’s College. In this regard, the government will provide Rs 5 crore for development of the infrastructure.Attending a Mission Shakti programme ...

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Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited has recognised with the “Geospatial Application Excellence Award”

Bhubaneswar:16/2/19: Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) has been recognised with the “Geospatial Application Excellence Award” for its web-GIS portal “BhubaneswarOne.in” on the occasion of Geo-Smart India 2019 event held in New Delhi, recently. BSCL General Manager Saroj Kumar Swain received the prestigious award from Minister of State for External Affairs General Vijay Kumar Singh. BhubaneswarOne.in was launched by Chief Minister ...

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Mortal remains of two Odia jawans reached Odisha

Bhubaneswar: 16/2/19:The mortal remains of two Odia jawans who were martyred in the Pulwama terror attack on Thursday reached Odisha today. The bodies of the slain soldiers- Prasanna Sahu and Manoj Behera- reached the Biju Patnaik International Airport here through a special flight. The jawans were paid guard of honour after their mortal remains reached the capital city. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ...

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National Investigation Agency is investigating the 20-25 km stretch between Pampore and Pulwama

Newdelhi:16/2/19:The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is investigating the 20-25 km stretch between Pampore and Pulwama on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. NIA says the area is a terrorist hot spot.Key Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists are said to be stationed  with Two key masterminds of the February 14 Pulwama attack – Rashid Ghazi and Kamran – are said to have been hiding in this ...

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Zarina Wahab And Barkha Bisht featuring In Modi Biopic

Mumbai:16/2/19:The makers of PM Narendra Modi biopic has roped in veteran actor Zarina Wahab and Barkha Bisht to play the role of Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi and wife Jashodaden in the film.Veteran actor Zarina will be seen playing the mothers role and television actor Barkha Bisht will be playing of Narendra Modi’s wife in the film.Producer Sandip Ssingh said, ...

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Government determined to root out terrorism: Rajnath Singh

Newdelhi:16/2/19:The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh chaired a meeting of floor leaders of political parties in both the houses of parliament, here today in the wake of Thursday’s Pulwama attack. The Union Home Minister briefed them about his visit to Srinagar yesterday and said that the morale of the Security Forces is high and they expressed resolve to continue ...

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India – U.S. Commercial dialogue and CEO forum held in New Delhi

Newdelhi:14/2/19:India and the United States held India-U.S. Commercial Dialogue and India-U.S. CEO Forum in New Delhi today. Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, chaired the meeting. Secretary of Commerce, United States of America, Mr. Wilbur Ross, could not attend the India-US Commercial Dialogue and CEO Forum because of unforeseen flight cancellation due to inclement weather ...

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Union Government has decided to increase the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of Sugar from Rs. 29 to Rs. 31 for the year 2019-20

Newdelhi:14/2/19:With the aim of benefitting Sugar farmers and in order to clear their arrears/cane dues, the Union Government has decided to increase the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of Sugar from Rs. 29 to Rs. 31 for the year 2019-20. This announcement was made by the Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today evening.The ...

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Winners Of Tata Building India School Essay Competition call on the President

Newdelhi:14/2/19:Winners of the 2016-17 nationwide ‘Tata Building India School Essay Competition’, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, today (February 14, 2019) at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion, the President congratulated the winners of the School Essay Competition. He noted that almost four million children from over 8,500 schools all over the country wrote an essay concerned with nation building ...

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