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BJD government has been shielding mining mafias

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Keonjhar: 20/4/19: Hitting out at Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today alleged that the former has been shielding mining mafias. If voted to power, BJP will arrest and put Sanatan Mahakud and Pravakaran behind bars, Pradhan said while addressing his party’s ‘Vijay Sankalp Samavesh’ held at Telkoi in Keonjhar district today. “Those who are ...

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Minority communities are well protected under Prime Minister Narendra Modi government

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Salipur:20/4/19: Union Minister and senior BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said minority communities are well protected under Prime Minister Narendra Modi government than the Congress-led central governments in the past years. Addressing a poll rally at Salipur under Kendrapara parliamentary constituency, Naqvi said “When BJP and Narendra Modi came to power in 2014; many people (from the opposition ranks) ...

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Regional parties are all set to play kingmakers this time:Naveen Patnaik

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Dhenkanal:20/4/19 :The regional parties will play a major role in the formation of the union government in 2019, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday. “The regional parties are all set to play kingmakers this time. It will be a golden chance for us as well as Odisha,” the chief minister said at a public meeting in Dhenkanal town. Later, ...

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BJD’s Puri Lok Sabha candidate Pinaki Misra is the richest among candidates for among the 415 candidates

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Bhubaneswar:20/4/19:Odisha Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) have analysed the self-sworn affidavits of 60 out of 61 candidates, who are contesting in the following constituencies in Odisha Phase III Lok Sabha Elections: 2019. 1. Bhubaneswar 2. Cuttack 3. Dhenkanal 4. Keonjhar 5. Puri 6. Sambalpur Key Findings: 1. Candidates with Criminal Cases: Out of 60 candidates analyzed, 15(25%) candidates ...

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Narendra Modi has charged the Congress of building a false narrative around electronic voting machines

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Newdelhi:20/4/19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has charged the Congress of building a false narrative around electronic voting machines and demonetisation. In an interview to a private TV channel, Mr Modi said his government has achieved milestones in various fields of developments and in the next five years, will work faster to achieve the dreams of the common people. Prime Minister also ...

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Twelve coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur

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Newdelhi:20/4/19:Twelve coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh early morning today. The train was going to New Delhi when the incident occurred near Rooma railway station in Kanpur Nagar district at around 1 am. According to railway officials, at least 13 people were injured in the incident. The injured have been admitted to a ...

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Earthquake tremors were felt in several parts of Mayurbhanj district

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Bhubaneswar:20/4/19: Mild tremors were felt in several parts of Mayurbhanj district early this morning after an earthquake of 4.0 magnitude struck Jharkhand. As per reports, the tremors were felt in Rairangpur, Bisoi, Gorumahisani, Bijatala and Bahalada areas of the district at around 6.20 am. The tremors lasted for a few seconds triggering panic among the residents in the areas. However, ...

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Bollywood actors continue to accompanying the BJD in its campaign trail

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Sambalpur: 20/4/19:Bollywood actors continue to throng the state to woo the voters in the ongoing poll season with Ameesha Patel and Aftab Sivdasani today accompanying the BJD in its campaign trail. Both the actors today hit the streets in Rengali of Sambalpur district for the ruling party. Sambalpur Lok Sabha constituency will go to the polls in the third phase ...

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High Court has issued notices to the odisha Government for Preponement of summer vacation in schools

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Bhubaneswar: 20/4/19:The Orissa High Court has issued notices to the State Government in response to a case filed which has challenged the preponement of summer vacation in schools this year. Hearing the case filed by advocate Siba Narayan Biswal, a bench comprising Chief Justice Kalpesh Satyendra Jhaveri and Justice Krushnaram Mohapatra have sought answers from the State Government. The notices have ...

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Sitting MLA of Patkura and BJD’s candidate Bed Prakash Agarwalla passed away

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Bhubaneswar:20/4/19: Sitting MLA of Patkura and BJD’s candidate from the same Assembly constituency in Kendrapara, Bed Prakash Agarwalla passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar today. The senior leader of the Biju Janata Dal, Agarwalla, was bed-ridden for many days due to health-related issues and was undergoing treatment at Care Hospital here. However, the conch party nominee from Patkura ...

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