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Several parts of Odisha were lashed by rain due to a cyclonic circulation over the Bay of Bengal

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Bhubaneswar:25/7/19: Several parts of Odisha were lashed by rain on Thursday due to a cyclonic circulation over the Bay of Bengal, giving much needed relief to the farmers hit by deficit rainfall. Under its influence, a low pressure area is likely to form over coastal areas of West Bengal around Friday which will enhance rainfall activity in several parts of Odisha, ...

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Odisha central university of Koraput has been ranked 23rd among the top 25 central universities in the country

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Koraput:25/7/19: The central university of Odisha in Koraput has been ranked 23rd among the top 25 central universities in the country in the latest Outlook-ICARE India University rankings for 2019, making it the highest ranked such university in Odisha. The University of Delhi, Banaras Hindu University and Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi topped the rankings respectively. The Central University of Odisha figured ...

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Odia film Baishali hit the theatre across the state

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bhubaneswar: Odia film Baishali  hit the theatre across the state on 19 th july,2019, two newcomers in the lead, were present. Actor Preet Jain is making his Ollywood debut with this film, along with Suman Priya, who is playing the lead opposite Avisekh Rath. Actors Goodly, Aparajita Mohanty, Pratibha Panda, Bijay Mohanty, Pruthiraj, Surya Achari and Pragyna Khatua also play important roles in the film.While Asutosh Das ...

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President Ram Nath Kovind met and interacted with the Divyang Children

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind interacting with the Divyang Children who performed at a cultural programme “Divya Kala Shakti: Witnessing Ability in Disability”, in New Delhi on July 24, 2019.

Nerwdelhi:24/7/19:President Ram Nath Kovind today in New Delhi met and interacted with the Divyang Children who performed at a cultural programme Divya Kala Shakti: Witnessing Ability in Disability in Parliament yesterday. The interaction was organized by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities under Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Divyang children and youth from various states felt enthusiastic ...

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Income tax collection has doubled over the last 5 years

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Newdelhi:24/7/19:Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said income tax collection has doubled over the last 5 years. She was addressing a function to celebrate the Income Tax Day today. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that the larger principle behind taxation is better and equitous redistribution of wealth. Ms Sitharaman emphasized on the importance of widening the tax base. For that, ...

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Karnataka BJP unit awaiting instruction from party parliamentary board to initiate Government formation

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Karnataka: 24/7/19:Karnataka  BJP  unit  awaiting instruction from party parliamentary board to initiate Government formation in the state. BJP MLA Madhuswamy informed media persons in Bengaluru today that the state legislative party meeting will be fixed only after clearance from the national leaders and then only the legislative party leader chosen by them will approach the Governor to stake claim to form the ...

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Biswabhusan Harichandan sworn-in as first full-time Governor of Andhra Pradesh

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Amaravati:24/7/19: Veteran BJP leader and former minister from Odisha, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan was on Wednesday sworn in as the Governor of Andhra Pradesh. Acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh, Justice C Pravin Kumar administered the oath to the new Governor at the Raj Bhawan in Vijayawada. Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy, former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, and other MLAs ...

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Patkura Election:BJD’s Sabitri Agarwalla defeated BJP candidate Bijoy Mohapatra by 17,655 votes.

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Kendrapara24/7/19:: The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) won the prestige battle and emerged victorious in the by-election to the Patkura assembly constituency in Kendrapara district. The Returning officer announced the by-poll results after completion of the 17 rounds of vote counting. BJD’s Sabitri Agarwalla defeated BJP candidate Bijoy Mohapatra by 17,655 votes. While Agarwalla garnered 95,162 votes, Mohapatra received 77,507 ...

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UGC released a list of 23 fake institutions including two from Odisha

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New Delhi:23/7/19: The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Tuesday released a list of 23 fake institutions including two from Odisha and warned students against taking admissions in these institutions. “Students and public at large are hereby informed that at present following 23 self-styled, unrecognized institutions are functioning in various parts of the country in contravention of the UGC Act,” UGC ...

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HD Kumaraswamy led Congress-JD(S) coalition government lost the crucial trust vote

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Karnataka:23/7/19: The high drama in the Karnataka assembly came to an end on Tuesday after HD Kumaraswamy led Congress-JD(S) coalition government lost the crucial trust vote. Kumaraswamy failed the floor test today, the fourth day when the House debated on the confidence motion. While 99 MLAs voted for the government, 105 voted against it. After losing the trust vote, Chief ...

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