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Union Government approved BSNL, MTNL revival plan


Newdelhi:23/10/19:The government today approved a revival plan for BSNL and MTNL, announcing that neither the two companies are being closed nor disinvested. Briefing reporters about the cabinet decision, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, the Cabinet has approved a revival plan and gave in-principle approval for the merger of BSNL and MTNL. He said, under the revival plan, ...

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First National Protocol to Enumerate Snow Leopard Population in India Launched


Newdelhi:23/10/19:In a major boost towards protecting and conserving Snow Leopards, Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Shri Prakash Javadekar launched the First National Protocol on Snow Leopard Population Assessment in India, on the occasion of International Snow Leopard Day. Snow Leopard enumeration of the Nation, which is the first of its kind, has been developed by scientific ...

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Dharmendar Pradhan holds series of meetings with the Russian minister and business leaders


Russia:23/10/19:Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, on his 4-day Russian visit, today had a productive meeting with Mr. Sergey Tyrtsev, first Deputy minister for development of the Russian Far East and Artic. Furthering energy cooperation the Indian and Far East Russia, particularly on sourcing coking coal and other minerals, were discussed in the meeting. Shri Dharmendra ...

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Low pressure over southwest BOB to trigger more rain


Bhubaneswar:23/10/9 Even as rain pounded several parts of the State from last night, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued warning for more showers for the next two days. While several areas of Odisha witnessed rainfall under the impact of low pressure over southwest Bay of Bengal from today, many districts across the state have been issued orange and yellow warnings from ...

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50th International Film Festival of India releases the list of films for Open Air Screenings


Goa:23/10/19:The 50th International Film Festival of India announced the films in Open Air Screening section of the festival. The International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa celebrates its Golden Jubilee Edition from 20th-28th November, 2019. Every year IFFI organises Open Air Screenings to bring the best of Cinematic experience to the Cine enthusiasts. The theme of the Open Air Screenings for 50th ...

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Licypriya Kangujam kicks off worldwide protest demands on climate action.

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New Delhi, 23 Oct.: Eight-year-old Indian climate activist Licypriya Kangujam kicks off the historic “Great October March 2019” today at India Gate, New Delhi with her thousands of supporters. Great October March is taking place in more than 70 countries from 21 – 27 October in over 1000 locations for urgent action on Climate Change and also to enact the climate law.  She ...

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Government of Odisha hosts an interactive session on Food Processing Industries attract entrepreneurs to set up food processing units in the state

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Bhubaneshwar, October 23, 2019: The Industrial Promotion & Investment Corporation of Odisha (IPICOL) organised an interactive session on Food Processing Sector Industries to enlighten potential investors and current stakeholders about the investment opportunities available in the state.  Speaking on the occasion, Captain Dibya Shankar Mishra, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge), Energy, Industries, Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises today said that the Food ...

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Bijupur by-poll: Rita, Sanat, Dillip cast votes


Bijepur:21/10/19: Candidates of three major political parties, BJD, BJP and Congress, who are in the by-poll fray for the Bijupur Assembly seat, have exercised their franchise at different polling booths, according to information. While Rita Sahu of the BJD cast her vote at booth located in a high school in Barpali, BJP’s Sanat Gadtia exercised her vote at Booth No 105 ...

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Police personnel across Odisha paid rich tributes to the cops who laid their lives in the line of duty


Bhubaneswar/Cuttack:21/10/19: Observing the 60th Police Martyr’s Day or Police Commemoration Day today, police personnel across Odisha paid rich tributes to the cops who laid their lives in the line of duty. At the Police headquarters in Cuttack, a two-minute prayer was held as a mark of respect to the departed souls. Following this, the police band paid special tributes to ...

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BDA issued notices to 13 establishments for illegally charging parking fees from visitors


Bhubaneswar:21/10/19 The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) today issued notices to as many as 13 establishments including three hospitals in the city for illegally charging parking fees from visitors. As per reports, the establishments are Symphony Mall, The World, Forum Mart, Maruti Mall, Pal Mantra, Pantaloons Saheed Nagar, Bhawani Commercial Enclave, Esplanade One, DN Regalia, Central, Apollo Hospital, Kalinga Hospital and Care ...

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