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Ollywood actor Amlan Das was engaged to Bhumika, a girl from a non-filmy background

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Cuttack:13/12/19: Popular Ollywood actor Amlan Das got engaged on Sunday.Son of veteran Odia actor Mihir Das, he was engaged to Bhumika, a girl from a non-filmy background. The ring ceremony was held at Bhumika’s house at CDA Sector 8 here in the presence of family members from both sides.The wedding is scheduled for February 7. Amlan has acted in some ...

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Odisha Chief Minister assured the Muslim community that his government will not implement the NRC

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Bhubaneswar:13/12/19: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today is learnt to have assured the Muslim community in the State that his government will not implement the National Register of Citizens (NRC). Further, Patnaik is said to have allayed fears and apprehensions of the Muslim community over possible problems with the enactment of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 which has been passed by ...

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ICC Announces Launch Of Odisha Women Entrepreneurship Committee

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Bhubaneswar: 13/12/19: The core committee of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Women’s Entrepreneurship Committee announced the launch of Odisha’s first Women’s Entrepreneurship Committee. This was announced at a press meet held at a city-based hotel here today. ICC Women’s Entrepreneurship Committee (IWEC), first of its kind, has been formed by ICC Odisha State Council to address the growing needs of women ...

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Naveen Patnaik flagged off a special train under Baristha Nagarika Tirtha Yatra scheme

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Bhubaneswar:13/12/19:Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik flagged off a special train from Baleswar to Haridwar-Rishikesh through video conferencing, under Baristha Nagarika Tirtha Yatra scheme. The train is carrying 970 senior citizens from Baleswar, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj, Jajpur and Kendujhar with 30 Escort Officers. The scheme, started in 2016 by Department of Tourism, Odisha in cooperation with IRCTC has so far fulfilled wishes of 12,000 senior citizens ...

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Odisha Chief minister announced 66-acre Ekamrakshetra Yojana

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Bhubaneswar:13/12/19:Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik announced 66-acre Ekamrakshetra Yojana for the protection & conservation of glorious heritage of Lingaraj temple, an epitome of Utkal architecture. CM said it is a symbol of faith for lakhs of devotees of Lord Shiva & needs to be preserved for future generations CM said we have to make sacrifices for the preservation of the 1000-year old ...

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Odia feature film Pheria (come back) has virtually swept the Odisha state film awards, 2018

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Bhubaneswar, 10/12: Odia feature film Pheria (come back) produced by the Suma Real Media Limited has virtually swept the state film awards, 2018 announced here on Tuesday. The film has bagged awards in 8 categories. Sangram Keshari Maharana has been awarded for best art direction, Amarendra Mohapatra for best editing, Shantiraj Khosla for music direction, Karunakar for best backgound singer, ...

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All the review petitions challenging the Ayodhya judgement were rejected by the Supreme Court

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New Delhi, 12/12: All the review petitions challenging the Ayodhya  judgement were rejected by the Supreme Court of India.  The apex court had ruled that the Ram temple would be constructed on the disputed land and 5 acres of land would be allotted elsewhere for the construction of mosque. Out of 18 review petitions, nine were filed by parties who ...

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Odisha has recorded a substantial decrease in fatal chemical accidents in hazardous industries

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Bhubaneswar:12/12/19: The State has recorded a substantial decrease in fatal chemical accidents in hazardous industries during the last ten years. This was known from the State Crisis Management Group Meeting held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy in Loksebha Bhawan conference hall today wherein Principal Secretary Labor, Employment and ESI Anu Garg outlined the issues for discussion. Reviewing the ...

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Country’s future is built inside the classrooms:Naveen Pattnaik

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Bhubaneswar:12/12/19:Addressing newly appointed 489 teachers and 8 chairpersons of Odisha Adarsha Vidyalayas, Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik said country’s future is built inside the classrooms. CM advised teachers to focus on character building & imparting moral values instead of confining themselves to textbooks. Reiterating focus on quality education, CM said, 100 more OAVs will be set up, adding to the existing 214 ...

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Culture minister Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi announced the winners of 30th Odisha State Film Awards and 7th State Tele Awards conferred

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BHUBANESWAR:10/12/19: Culture minister Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi Tuesday announced the winners of 30th Odisha State Film Awards and 7th State Tele Awards conferred by Odia Language, Literature and Culture department. The 7th State Tele Awards was announced for 20 categories and comprises a cash prize of Rs 3.10 lakh. Dramatist, lyricist and screenwriter Bijay Mishra will get Sri Jayadev Award. Instituted by the Odia Language ...

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