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Winter session of the Odisha Assembly will commence from November 13

Bhubaneswar:24/10/19: The winter session of the Odisha Assembly will commence from November 13 and will continue till December 19. Out of the 30 working days, 21 days have been earmarked for official business. According to a release by the Assembly Secretariate, on the first day of the session, the state government will present the first supplementary statement of expenditure for ...

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BJD candidate Rita Sahu swept the by-poll in Bijepur Assembly Constituency

Bargarh:24/10/19: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) swept the by-poll in Bijepur Assembly Constituency in Bargarh district as its candidate Rita Sahu won with a whopping margin of 97,994 at the end of 21 rounds. Sahu has broken the record of Soumya Ranjan Patnaik who had won by a margin of 81,430 from Khandapada Assembly constituency. While BJP candidate Sanat Gadtia got ...

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India signs the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor Agreement with Pakistan

Newdelhi:24/10/19:India has signed the Agreement with Pakistan today on the modalities for operationalisation of the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor at Zero Point, International Boundary, Dera Baba Nanak. Representatives from the Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Defence, and Ministry of Home Affairs along with the representatives from Government of Punjab have been present during the signing ceremony. It is very well known ...

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Tata Steel BSL launches ‘The Green School Project’ near its plant in Dhenkanal

Narendrapur, October 24, 2019:(ONT Bureau ) Aimed at creating awareness and understanding about environmental issues among school students, Tata Steel BSL  launched ‘The Green School Project’ of Tata Steel in association with New Delhi based ‘The Energy and Resources Institute’ (TERI) at Nuahata Upgraded High School, under Banarpal block. Mr Abhimanyu Sethi, Block Education Officer (BEO), Odapada, Mr Lalit Mohan ...

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Ganjam Collector announced cash reward of Rs 50,000 for someone who proves existence of black magic

Berhampur23/10/19:: In a novel way to create awareness among people on evil practices in the society, Ganjam Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange today announced cash reward of Rs 50,000 for someone who proves existence of black magic and witchcraft. There has been a rise in instances of crime being committed in the name of black magic or superstitious practices in Ganjam ...

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Bhubaneswar flyover spaces will be decorated with indigenous and other ornamental creepers

Bhubaneswar:23/10/19: Non-flowering trees and under flyover spaces will be decorated with indigenous and other ornamental creepers to give smart city Bhubaneswar a new look and better aesthetics. This will be undertaken in the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) owned parks, road-side spaces and across the city as well. The creepers that bloom not only serve practical purposes ...

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Odisha Government has approved a slew of projects and initiatives for the Tourism sector

Bhubaneswar23/10/19:: In another boost to development of tourism industry in the State, Government has approved a slew of projects and initiatives today in the Tourism Advisory Committee Meeting held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy in Lok Seva Bhawan wherein Secretary Tourism Vishal Kumar Dev outlined the issues for discussion. Reviewing the tourism scenario in the State, Chief Secretary ...

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Dhirendra Sambhaji Kutey has been appointed as Special Secretary to Odisha Chief Minister

Bhubaneswar:23/10/19: Senior IPS officer Dhirendra Sambhaji Kutey has been appointed as Special Secretary to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Earlier, DS Kutey was posted as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Odisha Chief Minister. A 1997-batch Odisha-cadre IPS office, Dhirendra Sambhaji Kutey, was inducted into the Chief Minister’s Office in April 2017 as the OSD. Earlier, he has worked as the State ...

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Common Review Mission observed that ’ s initiative on 5Ts enhance the quality of health services in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:23/10/19 The Common Review Mission (CRM) team of National Health Mission (NHM) has observed that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s initiative on 5Ts will enhance the quality of health services in the state. The Central team headed by Dr Himashu Bhushan has been touring different regions of Kandhamal and Mayurbhanj districts of the state since October 17. The team has visited a ...

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Newly-elected BCCI President Sourav Ganguly take charge

Mumbai:23/10/19:Newly-elected BCCI President Sourav Ganguly today said he will lead the cricket body just the way he led the Indian cricket team. Addressing a press conference in Mumbai after being elected unopposed to the post, Mr. Ganguly said there will no compromise on credibility, and the focus will be on providing a corruption-free administration. He said he will work for ...

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