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Odia movie ‘Patnagarh’have unlisted from KIFF Indian Languages Competition Section

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Bhubaneswar: 31/10/19:Odia movie ‘Patnagarh’ which is based on the sensational wedding gift blast tragedy in Patnagarh of Bolangir district in Odisha has been unlisted after being selected for screening at the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival. The film was selected for screening under Indian Languages Competition Section at the film festival to be held from November 8 to 15. However, ...

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India corrected a historic blunder by abrogating Article 370 and 35A in Jammu and Kashmir

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Bhubaneswar:31/10/19: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday said India corrected a historic blunder by abrogating Article 370 and 35A in Jammu and Kashmir. “India corrected a historic blunder by abrogating Article 370 and 35A under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is only because of the willpower of PM Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah that integration of ...

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GI Asks Odisha To File Documents Afresh to be claimed Odisha Rosogolla

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Chennai/Bhubaneswar:31/10/19: The sweet-bitter war over the origin of famed sweetmeat rasagola is far from over as Geographical Indication (GI) Registry of India today asked the Odisha-based activist to submit documents once again, who had challenged the GI tag being given to the Banglar Rosogolla. The Registry in its hearing today held the case ‘abandoned’ as the members who had filed the ...

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Three Rajya Sabha MPs from Odisha have been appointed in various committees of the Parliament

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New Delhi:31/10/19: Three Rajya Sabha MPs from Odisha have been appointed in various committees of the Parliament today. According to reports, MP Prasanna Acharya has been appointed as the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha Petitions Committee. Acharya has been also appointed as a member of the Ethics committee. Acharya succeeded BJP’s Prabhat Jha as Petitions Committee’s Chairman as Rajya Sabha Chairman ...

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Odisha FC Beat Mumbai City 4-2

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Mumbai: 31/10/19:Odisha FC bounced back from two consecutive defeats in style as they hammered Mumbai City FC 4-2 to pick up their first win of the Hero Indian Super League 2019-20 at the Mumbai Football Arena here on Thursday. The visitors impressed with their aggressive approach in the first half and were three goals up at the end of it. Xisco ...

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On the occasion of Pulse Polio Silver Jubilee celebration Ganjam & Khordha district achieving more than 90% full immunization

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Bhubaneswar:31/10/19:On the occasion of Pulse Polio Silver Jubilee celebration at New Delhi, District Administration, Ganjam & Khordha district & Commissioner Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation received award for achieving more than 90% full immunization coverage during Intensified Mission Indradhanush held in 2017-18

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Odisha Govt has signed an MoU with J-PAL is to provide technical assistance to scale up evidence-based programs

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Bhubaneswar:31/10/19:Odisha Govt has signed an MoU with Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia, co-founded by Nobel Laureates, Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo. Under the MoU, J-PAL is to provide technical assistance to scale up evidence-based programs to improve development outcomes. Under the partnership, J-PAL South Asia will collaborate with Odisha on specific themes like malnutrition reduction, prevention of distress migration, women’s ...

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Two union Territories of J&K and Ladakh have come into existence today

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J&K and Ladakh:31/10/19: In a historic move, two union Territories of J&K and Ladakh  have come into existence today on the birth anniversary of the Iron man of India, Sardar Patel. Early in the morning, Leh was witness to the swearing in ceremony of R K Mathur as the first Lieutenant Governor of newly carved UT of Ladakh. He was administered oath of ...

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Odisha”s Girish Chandra Murmu sworn in as first Lieutenant Governor of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir

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Jammu and Kashmir :31/10/19:Girish Chandra Murmu took oath as the first Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir today. He was administered the Oath of Office and Secrecy by Justice Gita Mittal, Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court, at a function held at the Raj Bhavan. Shri B.V.R. Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary, read the Warrant of ...

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IFFI announces its collection of films from Master filmmakers

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Goa:31/10/19:The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) has been a platform for new and old cinematic talents from all parts of the world.  In 2019, IFFI celebrates the Golden Jubilee of its journey and this year also as tradition a section for such Master filmmakers is curated like previous editions titled Master Frames. The section has 17 films in it ...

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