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Reliance SMART has launched a new store in Bhubaneswar.


Bhubaneswar31/7/19: Reliance SMART, a large format supermarket from Reliance Retail, has launched a new store in Bhubaneswar. Reliance SMART has opened its new store at Sai Suman commercial complex, Patia main road, near Reliance Trends. The store provides a one-stop shopping experience by offering a wide range of products under one roof, ranging from grocery, fruits and vegetables, dairy to kitchenware ...

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Judgemental Hai Kya’ has been in the headlines even before the film arrived in theatres


New Delhi:31/7/19: Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao starrer ‘Judgemental Hai Kya’ has been in the headlines even before the film arrived in theatres. First, it was the title of the film, that landed Prakash Kovelamudi directorial in controversy. Soon after, at the song launch of the film in Mumbai, Kangana got into a heated debate with a journalist and accused him ...

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Bhitarkanika To Reopen For Tourists From August 1


Kendrapada:31/7/19: After remaining out of bounds for tourists for three months, the Bhitarkanika National Park will reopen from tomorrow for nature’s lovers who long for savouring the warmth of congenial wetland spots. The national park had been closed from May 1 and till July 31 for tourists and visitors to ensure disturbance-free annual nesting of crocs. The reptiles often turn violent ...

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Khelo India Youth Games to be held in Guwahati next year


Newdelhi:31/7/19:The third edition of Khelo India Youth Games will be held in Guwahati next year. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju  announced the decision on his official Twitter handle today. He said the Games to be held from 18th January next year, will see participation of more than 10,000 athletes and officials. It will be conducted in partnership with Indian Olympic Association, ...

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India citizens have been exempted from visa fees for tourism purposes by Sri Lankan government


Newdelhi:31/7/19:India is among 48 countries whose citizens have been exempted from visa fees for tourism purposes by Sri Lankan government with effect from tomorrow. The decision was announced today during a media conference in Colombo. Speaking on the occasion, tourism minister John Amaratunga said visa fees, which ranged from 20 to 40 US dollars, will not be charged for grant ...

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Growth of eight core industries dropped to 0.2 per cent in June


Newdelhi:31/7/19:Growth of eight core industries dropped to 0.2 per cent in June mainly due to a contraction in oil-related sectors as well as in cement production. According to official data released today, the eight-core sector industries – coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertiliser, steel, cement and electricity – had expanded by 7.8 per cent in June last year. ...

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Birth anniversary of Premchand being celebrated


Varnasi:31/7/19:Today is the birth anniversary of a great novelist and celebrated storyteller Munshi Premchand. He was born on 31st July 1880 in Lamhi Village near Varanasi. Premchand’s stories confront the truth of this society underlining the importance of truth, justice and loyalty. He has voiced various social issues including poverty and exploitation. His stories ‘Kafan’, ‘Namak Ka Daroga’, ‘Panch Parmeshwar’, ...

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Virat Kohli-led team leaves for West Indies tour tonight


Newdelhi:29/7/19:India will play two test matches, three T20s and three ODIs during their month-long tour on the Carribean islands, starting from third of August. It is the first overseas tour of the Indian cricket team after the World Cup. Addressing a press conference in Mumbai this evening before the team’s departure, skipper Kohli also said that he and other young ...

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa proved his majority


Bangalore:29/7/19:Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa proved his majority in the Assembly today winning the Confidence motion by a voice vote. The Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar declared the motion as passed as numbers favoured the BJP Government. The Assembly passed the Appropriation bill allowing the Government to draw from the consolidated fund to meet expenditure such as salaries. Yediyurappa has ...

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PM releases results of 4th cycle of All India Tiger Estimation – 2018


Newdelhi:29/7/19:On the occasion of International Tiger Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the results of the fourth cycle of All India Tiger Estimation – 2018, at Lok Kalyan Marg in New Delhi today. The count of tigers in India has risen to 2967, in 2018, according to this census. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister described this as a ...

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