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BJD Supports in the Rajya Sabha to make Article 370 inoperative in Jammu and Kashmir

Newdelhi:5/8/19: With the Union Home Minister Amit Shah today moving a resolution in the Rajya Sabha to make Article 370 inoperative in Jammu and Kashmir, the centre’s move has been hailed in several quarters of the State including the ruling BJD. Senior BJD MP in the upper house, Prasanna Acharya in Rajya Sabha welcoming the central government’s move told newsmen in ...

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President of India issues Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order 2019 superseding 1954 order

Newdelhi:5/8/19:The President has issued Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019. The Order comes into force at once and supersedes Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order 1954 as amended from time to time . The Order adds several clauses to Article 367. These include, the Constituent Assembly of the State shall become Legislative Assembly of the state as ...

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Lalit Kala Akademi, celebrated its 65th Foundation Day

Newdelhi:5/8/19:National Academy of Art, Lalit Kala Akademi, celebrated its 65th Foundation Day in New Delhi today. The event was inaugurated by Culture and Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said, his Ministry is starting cultural mapping of the country which will be completed in a speedy manner. Talking about the administrative management in the Akademi, ...

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Government of India announced repealing Article 370 which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir

Newdelhi:5/8/19:Government  of India today announced repealing Article 370 which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir. A resolution in this regard was moved in the Rajya Sabha by Home Minister Amit Shah, amidst Opposition uproar in the Upper House. Justifying the move to repeal of Article 370, Home Minister Amit Shah said the people of Jammu and Kashmir are not ...

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Dvara Trust signed a MoU with the Odisha Government to accelerate financial inclusion of farmers

Hyderabad: 4/8/19:Dvara Trust, a pioneer in the financial inclusion space, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Odisha Government to accelerate financial inclusion of farmers, especially landless and tenant farmers of the state. The agreement was signed in the presence of the Agriculture Minister, Arun Kumar Sahoo yesterday. Under the agreement, in close coordination with the Agriculture & Farmer ...

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Odisha government has urged the Centre to rescind its decision to shift the Central Warehousing Corporation

Bhubaneswar :4/8/19: The Odisha government has urged the Centre to rescind its decision to shift the Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) office to Patna, saying the move will jeopardise the state’s interests. State Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain conveyed Odisha’s concerns in a letter to Union Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Saturday. ...

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah Holds High-Level Meeting on Kashmir Issue

New Delhi:4/8/19: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday held a high-level meeting with top security officers including National Security Adviser Ajit Doval in order to discuss the prevailing law and order situation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. As per the information, the meeting, headed by Shah was attended by Doval, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba and other senior ...

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Resident doctors of AIIMS have called off their strike

Newdelhi:4/8/19:Resident doctors of AIIMS have called off their strike today following the meeting between Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan and associations of AIIMS and Safdarjung resident doctors. The Minister met representatives of resident doctors associations at his residence in New Delhi. Dr Vardhan cleared their doubts and queries related to the National Medical Commission Bill. He reiterated that National Medical ...

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PM Modi urges BJP MPs to promote positivity for country welfare

Newdelhi:4/8/19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called upon BJP MPs to shun any negativity and work with a positive mindset so as to win over even those who did not vote for the party. In his address at the concluding session of the two-day training programme for party MPs of both the Houses of Parliament, Mr Modi urged them to do ...

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Much-awaited Industrial Training Institute (ITI) will be a reality soon at Bijepur

Bhubaneswar: 4/8/19:Good news for the students aspiring to get enrolled into technical education courses in western Odisha region, as the much-awaited Industrial Training Institute (ITI) will be a reality soon at Bijepur in Bargarh district. A notification in this regard has been released by the Skill Development & Technical Education department. The notification for proposed ITI came ahead of the bypoll ...

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