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Strategic Experts and Technocrats Deliberate on “Mission Shakti”

Newdelhi:7/4/19:A special interaction session was organized by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), here today to present first-hand account of the mission details, development milestones including technological aspects of Mission Shakti. Many eminent serving/retired strategic experts, technocrats, diplomats, top brass of Armed forces, Scientific fraternity across various departments participated in the deliberations. DRDO presented the objectives, mission challenges and achievements ...

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Not a single candidate from Odisha has figured in the list of Top 100 Civil Services successful candidates.

New Delhi:5/4/19: It has come as a huge embarrassment for Civil Services aspirants from Odisha as not a single candidate has figured in the list of Top 100 successful candidates. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) today declared the result of Civil Services (Main)-2018 results. However, only two students have found place in top 150. Soumya Ranjan Rout (118) and Upasana ...

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Ex-MLA Rabi Mallick joined the BJP

Bhubaneswar:5/4/19: The trend of party hopping continues as ex-MLA Rabi Mallick joined the BJP today, hours after quitting BJD. The former Kakatpur legistor pledged his allaince with the saffron party at a mishran parba held at the BJP state party office here today. Mallick, who had contested the polls from Kakatpur Assembly seat on BJD ticket in 2009 elections, deserted the conch party today ...

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Naveen Patnaik promised to give two installments (Rs 10,000) of KALIA assistance at one go to over 25 lakh farmers

Jeypore:5/4/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday promised to give two installments (Rs 10,000) of KALIA assistance at one go to over 25 lakh farmers on day-one of formation of BJD government. “All the KALIA scheme applicants numbering about 25 lakh who are in the list but not given financial assistance would be given two installments at one go that ...

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Naveen does a Modi! Fitness video

Bhubaneswar:5/4/19  Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik’s ‘health condition,’ a video of the BJD supremo working out has now gone viral on social media. In the viral video, Patnaik is seen jogging, stretching and even lifting bars. In the 2-minute-long video, Patnaik can be seen jogging around his residence – Naveen Niwas and going through several workouts. At the end of the ...

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Congress party announced names of candidates for four Assembly seats

Bhubaneswar:5/4/19: The Congress party today announced names of candidates for four Assembly seats for the upcoming polls in Odisha. The national party has fielded senior party leader Ananta Prasad Sethi from Simulia seat while Digambar Das will contest from Chandabali seat. Similarly, Debyani Behera will contest from Badasahi (SC), Surendra Prasad Paramanik will stand from Soro (SC) seat. Earlier, the ...

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Indian Navy signs MoU with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Newdelhi:5/4/19:The Indian Navy and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) today inked a MoU to undertake joint research and development of advanced technologies for the Indian Navy. This will be a collaborative arrangement between labs of CSIR, the Indian Navy and Indian industry. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Vice Admiral GS Pabby PVSM, AVSM, VSM Chief of ...

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Result of Civil Services Examination, 2018

Newdelhi:5/4/19:Based on the results of the written part of Civil Services Examination, 2018 held by the Union Public Service Commission in September-October, 2018 and the interviews for Personality Test held in February-March, 2019, following is the list, in order of merit, of candidates who have been recommended for appointment to: Indian Administrative Service; Indian Foreign Service; Indian Police Service; and ...

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Supreme Court has refused to grant an interim stay on the operation of the Electoral Bonds Scheme

Newdelhi:5/4/19:Supreme Court has refused to grant an interim stay on the operation of the Electoral Bonds Scheme. A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, while hearing the petition of an NGO, Friday said the issue requires a detailed hearing and, therefore, it will be taken up on 10th April. The bench also asked the NGO to file ...

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B. Tech Graduate from IIT Bombay, Kanishak Kataria has topped the examination

Newdelhi:5/4/19:The Union Public Service Commission has declared final results of Civil Services Examination 2018. A total of 759 candidates including 577 men and 182 women have been recommended by the Commission for appointment to various Services. 36 persons with benchmark disability have also been recommended by the Commission. B. Tech Graduate from IIT Bombay, Kanishak Kataria has topped the examination. ...

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