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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated the Anandpur barrage over the Baitarani river

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Keonjhar: 31/1/20:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Anandpur barrage over the Baitarani river here on Friday. The Odisha CM also inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for different developmental projects in the district. The 490-meter-long barrage, constructed at a cost of Rs 475 crore has a water holding capacity of 350 lakh cubic meter. It will provide irrigation facilities to around 60,000 ...

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Odisha government has announced that the OJEE 2020 will be held online

Bhubaneswar:31/1/20: The state government has announced that the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) 2020 will be held online. This was informed by OJEE Chairperson, Sudip Kumar Chand. As per reports, the CBT(Computer Based Test) will be held for admission into UG and PG courses.   Besides, the first phase of OJEE will be held in the first week of May. The test ...

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Corona virus: India has started the evacuation of Indians from Wuhan

New Delhi: A B747 aircraft of the Air India at the IGI Airport before its departure for coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan in China to bring back Indians, in New Delhi, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (PTI Photo)  (PTI1_31_2020_000229B)

Newdelhi:31/1/20:India has started the evacuation of Indians from Wuhan, China following outbreak of novel Coronavirus. First special flight of Air India, Jumbo 747 with 15 cabin and five cockpit crew members reached Wuhan this evening for the evacuation. The double-decker aircraft is configured with 423 seats. A team of five doctors from Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital (RML), one paramedical staff ...

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Union Budget 2020-21 to be presented in Lok Sabha tomorrow

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Newdelhi:31/1/20:Union Budget 2020-21 to be presented tomorrow. Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the budget in the parliament at 11 a.m. for the upcoming financial year. This will be her second budget as finance minister. The budget is  likely to draw the broad contours for Prime Minister’s vision of making India a 5 trillion dollar economy. The budget is awaited ...

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President Ram Nath Kovind said abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35A has paved way for equal development

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Newdelhi:31/1/20:President Ram Nath Kovind said abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35A related to Jammu and Kashmir, has paved way for equal development of the regions and people in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh have got rights on par with the rest of the country. He was addressing the joint sitting of both the houses f Parliament at Central Hall ...

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Economic Survey 2019-20 emphasizes on entrepreneurship, Wealth Creation at Grassroots

The Chief Economic Adviser (CEA), Dr. Krishnamurthy V. Subramanian addressing a Press Conference regarding the Economic Survey 2019-20, in New Delhi on January 31, 2020. 
	The Principal Director General (M&C), Press Information Bureau, Shri K.S. Dhatwalia and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:31/1/20;Economic Survey 2019-20 has emphasised on entrepreneurship and Wealth Creation at the Grassroots. It has suggested that industrial sector performance is a key to achieve the target of a five trillion dollar economy. The Economic Survey 2019-20, tabled by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Parliament today, also suggested sectoral initiatives for industrial revival. The survey has projected economic growth ...

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Current Parliament Session should lay strong foundation for a bright future of the country :

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Newdelhi:31/1/20:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi asked the Members of Parliament to work towards laying a strong foundation for a bright future of the country in the new decade. In his customary remarks to the media before the commencement of the Budget session of the Parliament today the Prime Minister called for wide discussions on the economic issues in the country ...

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ISKCON has hurt the emotion of devotees of Lord Jagannath by organizing the annual Rath Yatra on a different date

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Bhubaneswar, Jan 30: The ISKCON has hurt the emotion of devotees of Lord Jagannath by organizing the annual Rath Yatra on a different date. The International Society for Krishna Consciousness’s (ISKCON) Mumbai unit today organized Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath at Shivaji Park in Dadar going away from the traditions of Sri Jagannath Temple in Puri. The festival is usually ...

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Thirty three percent passing marks rule for Plus-II 1st year students compulsory from next year

Bhubaneswar:30/1/20: After a massive protest by the students, the state government has now revoked the decision and made the 33 percent passing marks rule for Plus-II 1st year students compulsory from next year. This was informed by Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today. The School & Mass Education minister said “No 33% passing marks rule for Plus-II 1st ...

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Odisha Chief Ministe approved the resettlement and rehabilitation package for Ekamra Kshetra Plan.

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Bhubaneswar27/1/20:: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday approved the resettlement and rehabilitation package for people/institutions likely to be affected under the Ekamra Kshetra Plan. According to a press release issued by the CM’s Office, “Under the project, interventions would be taken up in the Heritage District Area as notified in the Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) — 2010 of Bhubaneswar, with ...

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