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Two New Countries- Eritrea and St. Kittis and Nevis, Sign the ISA Framework Agreement

Newdelhi:31/10/19:President of ISA and Minister of Power, New & Renewable Energy and Skill Development Entrepreneurship, Government of India Shri R.K. Singh has emphasized the increasing importance of solar energy. He said this is very important in view of the climate change issues faced globally.The minister was speaking at the 2nd Assembly of International Solar Alliance (ISA) held here today.  He also ...

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Bamboo Technology Parks to be set up in the two new UTs of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh

Newdelhi:31/10/19:Dr. Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region took a review meeting with officials of the Ministry and the North Eastern Council (NEC) here today, during which he announced that Bamboo Technology Parks would be set up in the two new Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. The Cane and ...

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Prime Minister pays floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at Statue of Unity Kevadiya

Gujarat:31/10/1Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at the world famous Statue of Unity, at Kevadiya, Gujarat, on the occasion of Sardar Patel’s Birth Anniversary today. The Birth Anniversary of Sardar Patel is celebrated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. Run for Unity is organised all over the country in a spirt of achieving ...

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Odisha committed for timely mining auction

Bhubaneswar:30/10/19: As the mineral industry is concerned about the lapse of many mining leases on March 31, 2020, Odisha Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Mallick allayed their apprehensions by informing that the State Government is committed to completing mining auctions on time. “Odisha Government has already started the auction process for mineral blocks. Auction of three iron ore blocks, one manganese ...

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Odisha government appointed 10 senior bureaucrats as coordinating officers to oversee 13 medical colleges

Bhubaneswar: 30/10/19:The Odisha government on Wednesday appointed 10 senior bureaucrats as coordinating officers to oversee 13 medical colleges and hospitals in the state They will take steps to improve overall performance, infrastructure, development and functioning of medical colleges and hospitals and to oversee the progress of proposed medical colleges. Sl. No. Name of Medical College & Hospital Name of the ...

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BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today attended the party’s ongoing Jan Sampark Padyatra

Bhubaneswar, 30/10: Chief minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today attended the party’s ongoing Jan Sampark Padyatra, launched by him on the Gandhi Jayanti day. The padyatra programme is aimed at spreading the message about the achievements of the party government and link the party with more and more people belonging to various walks of life. The ruling party has ...

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Demand for change in the state Congress has been back again

Bhubaneswar,30/10: The demand for change in the state Congress has been back again. A section of party dissidents today decided to raise the demand before the party high command. A section of the party dissidents met at a government-run hotel in the city and decided to seek appointment of Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and demand change in the PCC ...

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Odisha Human Rights Commission orders investigation in Nayagarh medical negligence

Nayagarh:30/10/19: Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) on Wednesday ordered an inquiry in the medical negligence case where a minor girl had lost one of her eyes allegedly due to wrong medicines prescribed by the doctor in the DHH. According to the victim’s family, the six-year-old girl of Nachhipur village under Daspalla block had irritation in her eyes. They visited the ...

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Breast cancer has ranked number one cancer among Indian females

Bhubaneswar30/10/19:: Breast cancer has ranked number one cancer among Indian females with age adjusted rate as high as 25.8 per 100,000 women and mortality 12.7 per 100,000 women. Mortality-to-incidence ratio was found to be as high as 66 in rural registries whereas as low as eight in urban registries. There are multiple reasons for late detection including lack of awareness, ...

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“Innovation, entrepreneurship and partnership are key to transformation in education”:Sonam Wangchuk

Bhubaneswar:30/10/19: “Innovation, entrepreneurship and partnership are key to transformation in education and living of the people”, said Magsaysay award winner Sonam Wangchuk. He said this while delivering 21st Lecture of Odisha Knowledge Hub ( OKH) in the State Lok Seva Bhawan today. Wangchuk added, “the community should find solution to its problems without waiting for the solution to come from New ...

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