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Naveen acknowledges importance of parliamentarians

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Bhubaneswar:30/6/19: As the International Day of Parliamentarism was observed across the globe on June 30, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik acknowledged the roles played by the parliamentarians. The BJD Supremo took to the microblogging site and pledged to “make the pillar of democracy robust to reflect the true voice of people, advancing their aspirations”.June 30 is the day designated to ...

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Odia bureaucrat Pranab Kumar Das was elected as the Director of World Customs Organisation

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Brussels:30/6/19: Odia bureaucrat and senior IRS officer Pranab Kumar Das brought laurels to the state as he was elected as the Director of World Customs Organisation (WCO) in Brussels for five years. With this Das, who was the chairman of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), became the first Indian to be elected to this post. The ...

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India’s away kit for ICC Cricket World Cup was unveiled by BCCI

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Newdelhi:29/6/19:India’s away kit for ICC Cricket World Cup was unveiled by BCCI today. Virat Kohli’s men will be sporting the jersey for their big-ticket World Cup match against England in Birmingham on Sunday. The match will begin at 3 p.m. IST. As both England and India don blue colour jerseys, they are to wear their away kits as per ICC ...

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J K Tripathy Appointed Tamil Nadu Director General Of Police

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Tamil Nadu:29/6/19: Odisha’s Jalad Kumar Tripathy was today appointed Director General of Police (DGP) and Head of Police Force in Tamil Nadu. As per reports, Tripathy will take charge on July 1, 2019. The Tamil Nadu government appointed Tripathy in place of T.K. Rajendran. Tripathy, a 1985 batch IAS officer, had completed his education at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New ...

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Odisha unit of BJP appointed legislator Bishnu Sethi as the deputy leader of the party

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Bhubaneswar: 29/6/19:The Odisha unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday appointed legislator Bishnu Sethi as the deputy leader of the party in the Assembly. Dhamnagar MLA Bishnu Sethi has been appointed as the leader of BJP legislature party, informed BJP spokesperson Golak Mohapatra. BJP legislator from Keonjhar sadar constituency Mohan Charan Majhi has been appointed as the Chief Whip of ...

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Odisha government asked all district collectors to remain alert for possible flood

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Bhubaneswar:29/6/19: The Odisha government on Saturday asked all district collectors to remain alert for possible flood situation as the IMD predicts heavy rainfall under the influence of a low pressure formed over the Bay of Bengal. IMD sources indicate that a low pressure area is likely to form over North Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood during next 24 hours which may ...

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Lecturers in government colleges in Odisha have been instructed to take at least five classes everyday

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Bhubaneswar:29/6/19: In a significant development, lecturers in government colleges in Odisha have been instructed to take at least five classes everyday and stay eight hours in the college. An official notification in this regard will be out soon by the Higher Education Department. A decision in this regard was taken during a meeting called interactive session with government college principals here ...

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Devotees Upbeat As First Batch Of Pilgrims Leaving For Amarnath Shrine

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Jammu:29/6/19: All necessary arrangements are in place as the first batch of Amarnath pilgrims are scheduled to leave for Kashmir from here amid tight security on Sunday, a day ahead of the formal commencement of the annual pilgrimage in the Valley. Over 1.5 lakh pilgrims from across the country have so far registered themselves for the 46-day long yatra, which takes ...

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“One nation-one ration card” scheme throughout India by 30th June, 2020

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Newdelhi:29/6/19:The Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today asserted that the Government is going to implement “One nation-one ration card” scheme in the whole country by 30th June, 2020. Shri Paswan said, while addressing media in New Delhi that work on linking all the ration cards all over the country with Aadhar cards ...

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G-20 nations have agreed to make united efforts to address major global economic challenges

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Osaka :29/6/19:   G-20 nations have agreed to make united efforts to address major global economic challenges. The countries have affirmed to work together to foster global economic growth while harnessing the power of technological innovation, in particular digitization and its application for the benefits of all. In a final statement at the end of the two-day summit at Osaka in ...

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