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Rajasthan have won the toss and opted to bowl against the host Kolkata Knight Riders

Newdelhi:25/4/19:Rajasthan have won the toss and opted to bowl against the host Kolkata Knight Riders on Thursday. Both the teams made two changes each from the playing eleven of their last match. For the Royals, Oshane Thomas made his IPL debut as he comes in for Ashton Turner. Dhawal Kulkarni was replaced by Varun Aaron. For Kolkata, Prasidh Krishna replaced ...

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CAT stayed suspension of officer who checked PM’s helicopter in Odisha

Newdelhi:25/4/19:The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) at Bengaluru on Thursday stayed the order of the Election Commission suspending IAS officer Mohammed Mohsin for checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s helicopter in Odisha during an election campaign. The officer from Karnataka cadre, deployed in Odisha as a general observer, was suspended on April 17 for checking Modi’s helicopter in Odisha’s Sambalpur in violation ...

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BJD president Naveen Patnaik want to have Modi as a ‘guest’ in his swearing-in ceremony post declaration of election results

Balasore:24/4/19: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and four-time Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who has always dismissed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s claim of forming Government in Odisha, today retorted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement mentioning that Naveen Babu’s time is up. Speaking at an election rally in Basta area here, Patnaik said he want to have Modi as a ...

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Polls for Patkura assembly constituency will be held on May 19

Bhubaneswar:24/4/19: The polls for Patkura assembly constituency, that had been adjourned following the death of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) nominee from Bed Prakash Agarwalla on April 20, will be held on May 19. The Election Commission of India today issued notification in this regard under Section-15, Representation of People Act, 1951. In the wake of Agarwalla’s death, the poll had been ...

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66th National Film Awards to be declared after General Elections, 2019

Newdelhi:24/4/19:The selections for National Film Awards are made by an independent and impartial jury consisting of eminent film makers and film personalities and declared in the month of April every year. However, this year elections to the 17th Lok Sabha and the Legislative Assemblies of four states are underway and the Awards also include one for the most film friendly ...

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JSPL Completes Delivery Of Its First-ever Rail Order To Railways: Record 4-month Ahead Of Schedule

Bhubaneswar / New Delhi, 24th April 2019: In a significant development that showcases the spirit and ethos of “Make in India” initiative, Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL)  announced that it has completed delivery of the first ever rail order to supply  rails to Indian Railways. In July 2018, JSPL bagged 20 per cent of the Rs 2,500 crore global tender by the ...

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Naveen Patnaik’s exit is certain in Odisha and a handful of officers cannot save him.

Balasore:23/4/19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said Naveen Patnaik’s exit is certain in Odisha and a handful of officers cannot save him. “I want to tell Naveen Babu that you are going and it is certain. A handful of officials cannot save you,” said Modi while addressing an election rally here. He also said that the Congress and opposition parties ...

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BJP is losing everywhere in the country:Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar:23/4/19: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said that the BJP is losing everywhere in the country. “What happened to double engines in MP, Rajasthan, Punjab and Chhattisgarh? In Gujarat BJP managed to scrape through with 99 seats, down from 182. In 2014 polls, the people gave mandate to BJP for development. But, it has ...

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Naveen Patnaik-led BJD has been scared of the Modi wave:Narendra Modi

Kendrapara:23/4/19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday came down heavily on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for perpetrating the culture of poll violence by saying Odisha is going the West Bengal way. Addressing a poll rally at Baruo coming under Kendrapara parliamentary constituency, Modi while naming him trained guns at Patnaik said “Patnain-led BJD has turned baffled getting the whiff of ...

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Around 61 per cent votes were polled in third phase polls across the six LS and 42 ACs till 5 PM today

Bhubaneswar:23/4/19: The third phase polls in Odisha covering six Lok Sabha (LS) and 42 Assembly Constituencies (AC) passed of peacefully today, though some stray incidents of attacks were reported from some places in Puri LS where an EVM was smashed. The tentative polling figures released by CEO Surendra Kumar reveals that around 61 per cent votes were polled across the ...

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