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O.P. Jindal Global University for being the youngest University globally to break into QS World University Rankings 2020


Newdelhi:28/6/19:Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ congratulated O.P. Jindal Global University for breaking into QS World University Rankings 2020 for the first time ever, during a meeting with the founding Vice Chancellor of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU), Prof. (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar and the Dean of Jindal School of Banking & Finance, Prof. (Dr.) Ashish ...

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PM Modi attends informal BRICS meeting in Osaka


Osaka:28/6/19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an informal meeting of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations at the summit and discussed issues faced by the global economy. He also discussed the threat of terrorism with Brazilian President Jair Bolosonaro, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and exchanged ideas. Speaking ...

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BHUBANESWAR:28/6/19:  A battery operated vehicle service in its campus of IIT Bhubaneswar was inaugurated today by Prof. R.V. Raja Kumar, Director of the Institute. As a part, IIT Bhubaneswar adopted a green culture and promoting a greener ecosystem along with providing a pollution-free atmosphere to the residents inside the campus, this initiative has been taken up. “We at IIT Bhubaneswar ...

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Odisha Freedom Fighter Md Bazi No More


Nabarangpur:27/6/19: Noted freedom fighter from Odisha, Mohammed Baji (Md Bazi) passed away at his residence in Sunari Sahi of Nabarangpur district on Thursday. He was 104. Md Bazi, who was the 20th among 21 children of his parents, joined the freedom struggle after coming in contact with several acclaimed freedom fighters like Radhakrushna Biswasray (better known as Gandhi of Koraput). ...

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School and Mass Education Minister paid a surprise visit to the Block Education Office


Bhubaneswar:27/6/19: Days after announcing to shut down 966 public schools across the state, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today paid a surprise visit to the Block Education Office in Unit-8 of Bhubaneswar to inspect the mechanism being followed in the office. The minister reportedly stayed there for around 45 minutes and asked the Block Education Officer (BEO) ...

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India beats England in ODI rankings


Newdelhi:27/6/19:India today dethroned England to rise to the top of One-day International rankings, just three days ahead of their blockbuster World Cup clash. As per the latest rankings released by the ICC, India led the chart with 123 points, followed by World Cup hosts England (122) and New Zealand (114). The first team to reach the semifinals of the ongoing ...

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Government will extend the deadline for comments and suggestions on draft National Education Policy 2019


Newdelhhi:27/6/19:Government will extend the deadline for comments and suggestions on draft National Education Policy 2019 by one month.  Earlier, the last date for  citizens and other stakeholders to send suggestions  was the 30th of this month. Replying to supplementaries in Rajya Sabha, Human Resources Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said that it is an important issue and there has been ...

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PM Modi addresses Indian community in Japan


Japan :27/6/19:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, the ties between India and Japan will become stronger in ‘New India’. Addressing the Indian community in the Japanese city of Kobe this evening, the Prime Minister said, Japan has played an important role in India’s economic development. He said, the ties have become stronger from the time the two countries cooperated ...

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Ram Vilas Paswan meets Food Secretaries &FCI, CWC and SWCofficials


Newdelhi:27/6/19:The Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan met State Food Secretaries and State government officials along with officials of Food Corporation of India (FCI),Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) and State Warehousing Corporations (SWCs)in New Delhi today. Shri Paswan discussed various issues pertaining to efficient implementation of national food security act, End to end computerisation, ...

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“Mo Bus” driver has won hearts for his honesty as he returned a lost bag containing cash worth Rs 49,500


Bhubaneswar:27/6/19: A bus driver working with “Mo Bus” service has won hearts for his honesty as he returned a lost bag containing cash worth Rs 49,500 to its owner. Biswanath Khatua, “Mo Bus” captain made sure the bag he found inside the bus which had Rs 49,500 cash in it, was returned to its rightful owner. Kathua, who works as ...

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