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50th Conference of Governors Concludes at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Newdelhi:24/11/19:The 50th Conference of Governors concluded at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (November 24, 2019) while laying emphasis on tribal welfare and issues related to water, agriculture, higher education and ease of living. Five Groups of Governors submitted their reports on these issues, and deliberated and identified actionable points in which governors can play a facilitating role. The conference took keen interest in ...

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Documentary film makers face problems of funding and getting audience: Usha Deshpande

  Documentary filmmakers face many challenges including non availability of funds and audience said Smt Usha Deshpande, President Indian Documentary Producers Association(IDPA). She was addressing a media conference along with IDPA General Secretary Shri Sanskar Desai at the 50th International Film Festival of India today in Panaji. “The main need of a documentary film maker is to reach the audience. ...

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe can visit the Sun temple in Konark

Bhubaneswar:24/11/19: If everything falls into place, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe can visit the Sun temple in Konark in Odisha. As per reports published by national media, Abe is likely to visit India between December 13 and 17 for his annual summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi The report added Assam and Odisha are being considered as the possible venues for ...

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President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Odisha on December 8

Bhubaneswar:24/11/19: President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Odisha on December 8 to attend a special function in the Utkal University, informed, Odisha Higher Education Minister, Arun Sahoo. Addressing the gathering on the second day of the varsity’s Platinum Jubilee celebration, Odisha Minister said, President Ram Nath Kovind will come to the Varsity on December 8. He will also attend a special ...

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Odisha Government’s pioneering 5T framework for making the state’s education system

Bhubaneswar:24/11/19; Odisha Government’s pioneering 5T framework for making the state’s education system conducive and engaging has won major acclaim of NITI Aayog under its SATH-E initiative. Niti Aayog said Odisha has adopted a 5T agenda to transform its education system, to achieve the goal of all children at grade-appropriate learning level in a school environment that is conducive and engaging. Through ...

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BJP forms govt in Maharashtra with support of NCP: Ajit Pawar sworn as the deputy Chief Minister

Mumbai:23/11/19:BJP has formed the government this morning with Devendra Fadnavis returning as Chief Minister in Maharashtra. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mr Fadnavis as the Chief Minister and NCP leader Ajit Pawar as the deputy Chief Minister in a ceremony at the Raj Bhavan. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and other senior ...

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Odisha government new Film Policy providing incentives for movie shootings will boost tourist footfalls

Panaji:23/11/19 A senior Odisha government official on Thursday said the state’s new Film Policy providing incentives for movie shootings will boost tourist footfalls. The policy has been designed to increase tourist arrivals in Odisha and revive the key industry, said Nitin Jawale, Managing Director, Odisha Film Development Corporation (OFDC). In March this year, the Odisha government unveiled its Film Policy ...

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8th International Tourism Mart inaugurated at Imphal

Minister of State (I/C) for Culture & Tourism, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel and Chief Minister of Manipur, Shri N. Biren Singh jointly inaugurated the 8th International Tourism Mart today  at Imphal, Manipur. The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in association with the North Eastern States is organising the “International Tourism Mart” (ITM) at Imphal, Manipur from 23 November to ...

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Prime Minister addresses the inaugural session of the 50th Conference of Governors

Newdelhi:23/11/19:The two-day Conference of Governors and Lt. Governors commenced today (November 23, 2019) at Rashtrapati Bhavan with the inaugural address of the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind. This is the 50th such Conference held in Rashtrapati Bhavan and the third Conference presided over by President Kovind. In his opening address, the President said that Governors have very important role ...

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Pyari Mohan Mohapatra’s daughter Sikta Pati has joined the BJD

Bhubaneswar: 23/11/19:Former Rajya Sabha Member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra’s daughter Sikta Pati has joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD). Pati called on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the latter’s official residence here on Saturday evening. Naveen welcomed Sikta into the BJD and said that the party will be strengthened with her induction. Sikta is an MA in Economics and also holds an ...

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