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Landmark decision taken in the first Cabinet meeting of the NDA Government offers pension coverage to crores of farmers

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Newdelhi:31/5/19:The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved  a new Central Sector Scheme, a historic decision that will empower farmers across India. This is a path breaking scheme that will provide pension cover to our industrious farmers who toil day and night to keep our nation fed. It is also for the first time since independence ...

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President of India has allotted portfolios among the following members of the Union Council

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Newdelhi:31/5/19:The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:- Shri Narendra Modi Prime Minister and also in-charge of: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy; Department of Space; and All important policy issues; and All other portfolios not allocated to ...

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Four in the Union ministry can reportedly speak Odia.

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, the Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu with the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the other members of Council of Ministers after the Swearing-in Ceremony, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on May 30, 2019.

Bhubaneswar:31/5/19 :Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his second term with 57 ministers on Thursday. Two among them – Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Chandra Sarangi – are from Odisha, but four in the ministry can reportedly speak the language of the State, Odia. They are former Jharkhand chief minister and BJP MP from Khunti Arjun Munda and Rameshwar Teli, who won the Dibrugarh ...

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Newly elected members of Odisha Assembly began taking the oath

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Bhubaneswar:30 /5/19:A day after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his 20-member team were sworn-in during a ceremony, the newly elected members of Odisha Assembly began taking the oath today. Senior BJD MLA Amar Prasad Satpathy, who was appointed as the pro tem speaker, administered oath to the legislators including CM Patnaik in the House. The swearing-in ceremony will continue till 5.00 ...

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Two members of parliament from Odisha have found place in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind administering the oath as Cabinet Minister to Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, at a Swearing-in Ceremony, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on May 30, 2019.

New Delhi:30/5/19 Two members of parliament from Odisha have found place in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet which took oath of office and secrecy at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi this evening. Rajya Sabha MP Dharmendra Pradhan and newly-elected Balasore MP Pratap Sarangi have been picked by Modi. Modi was sworn-in for the second consecutive term as Prime Minister. Like in ...

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President of India has appointed Narendra Damodardas Modi to be the Prime Minister of India

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Newdelhi:30/5/19:The President of India has appointed Shri Narendra Damodardas Modi to be the Prime Minister of India.  Further, as advised by the Prime Minister, The President has appointed the following as Members of the Union Council of Ministers:-   Cabinet Ministers 1.       Shri Raj Nath Singh 2.       Shri Amit Shah 3.       Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari 4.       Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda 5.       Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman 6.       Shri ...

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Odia actress Sushrii Shreya Mishraa featured a In Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Malaal’as an item girl

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Mumbai:29/5/19: Living the dream, every second of her life! After a dream debut in Aanand L Rai’s ‘Zero’, Odisha’s Sushrii Shreya Mishraa has once again hogged the limelight in Bollywood this year. Sushrii has wowed the audience with her introductory song ‘Aila Re’, claimed to be the most awaited song of the year, in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming- ‘Malaal’. Omg ...

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Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government disbursed money to 33 lakh more eligible farmers under KALIA scheme

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Bhubaneswar:29/5/19: The Naveen Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government today disbursed money to 33 lakh more eligible farmers under Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) scheme through direct benefit transfer (DBT), on the first day it assumed office. “As part of our commitment to farmers, today in our first Cabinet meeting, the target of KALIA beneficiaries has been increased to ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik assigned portfolios to his Cabinet colleagues

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Bhubaneswar:29/5/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday assigned portfolios to his Cabinet colleagues keeping Home, General Administration & Public Grievance departments with himself.   Full list of ministers and their portfolios in the new Odisha Govt: Chief Minister (Naveen Patnaik) Home, General Administration & Public Grievance and any other Department specifically not assigned. Cabinet Ministers: Niranjan Pujari. — Finance, Excise. ...

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Nominations open for Padma Awards-2020

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Newdelhi:29/5/19:     Online nominations/recommendations for the Padma Awards to be announced on the occasion of Republic Day, 2020 have started from 1st May, 2019. The last date for nominations for Padma Awards is 15th September, 2019. The Padma Awards, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, are amongst the highest civilian awards of the country. Instituted in 1954, these Awards are ...

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