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PM to discuss future strategies with stakeholders from Banks, NBFCs

Newdelhi:28/7/20: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will join stakeholders from Banks and NBFCs to discuss and deliberate on vision and roadmap for the future tomorrow. The topics on agenda include credit products and efficient models for delivery, financial empowerment through technology, prudential practices for stability, and sustainability of the financial sector. The banking sector plays an important role in contributing to ...

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First Edition of Indus Valley International Film Festival will be held from 1st to 9th August

New Delhi:27/7/20: The first edition of Indus Valley International Film Festival (IVIFF) will be held from 1st to 9th August. Organized by SAFACH (South Asia Forum for Art & Creative Heritage), the most unique aspect of this festival is, being “South Asia’s first Borderless Digital Film Festival” with a vibrant mix of Film Screenings, Workshops & Masterclasses, Interaction with Celebrities, Music Concert and Award ceremony. In the Covid19 scenario, the first ...

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Another Dedicated COVID Hospital Opens In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:27/7/20: Aditya Ashwini Hospitals in Chandrasekharpur is added today to the list of Dedicated COVID Hospitals (DCH) in the city making total seats in the DCHs to 1,175 and the total ICU beds 115. The new hospital has 150 beds including 30 ICU beds and 21 high dependency unit (HDU). Currently, the COVID Health Centre (CHC) at Urban Community Health ...

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With 1503 COVID-19 detections in Odisha total number of cases reached at 26,892

Bhubaneswar:27/7/20: A biggest single-day spike in COVID-19 detections of 1503 cases were reported in Odisha in the last 24 hours. The new cases are distributed over 28 districts. Out of these, 1002 were in quarantine and rest 501 are local contact cases. The highest is from the corona hotspot Ganjam with 491 detections, followed by 223 in Khordha and 136 ...

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Human Trial Of Covaxin Begins At Sum Hospital

 Bhubaneswar: 27/7/20: With COVID-19 cases rising exponentially in Bhubaneswar, the much-awaited human trial of the vaccine against Coronavirus began at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here on Monday. Covaxin, the vaccine being developed by Bharat Biotech, was administered to several persons who had volunteered to be part of the trial, informed Dr. E.Venkat Rao, Principal Investigator of the ...

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159 new COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under BMC area

Bhubaneswar27/7/20:: As many as 159 new COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours. According to a tweet from BMC, of the 159 new COVID-19 positive cases, 118 are from Quarantine Centers, and 41 are local contact cases. This apart, 102 persons have also recovered from the infection of Novel Coronavirus. ...

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Odia album queen Deepa Sahu passed away

Bhubaneswar: 27/7/20: Odia album queen Deepa Sahu passed away while undergoing treatment in Bhubaneswar on Monday. On June 24, the actress and album queen Deepa was shifted to Bhubaneswar AIIMS. On June 20, the album queen was admitted to Capital Hospital in critical condition. Deepa was diagnosed with cancer one year ago. The actress had done many albums including Sambalpuri video ...

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Number of COVID-19 patients recovered from the virus infection crossed 17,000 marks

Bhubaneswar:27/7/20: The number of COVID-19 patients recovered from the virus infection crossed 17,000 marks after another 581 persons suffering from the disease recuperated today. With this, the number of total recovered cases in the State increased to 17,373. The recovered cases are being discharged, said official sources. A maximum of 160 patients from Ganjam district recovered followed by 77 from Khordha, ...

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Indian Railways hands over 10 Broad Gauge Locomotives to Bangladesh

New Delhi:27/7/20: In a handing over ceremony held today, 10 Broad Gauge (BG) locomotives were virtually flagged off to Bangladesh by the External Affairs Minister, Dr. S. Jaishankar and the Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal. The event was also attended by the Minister of State for Railways, Shri Suresh C. Angadi. From the Bangladesh end, ...

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Union Environment Minister to release detailed report of Tiger Census on the eve of Global Tiger Day

On the eve of Global Tiger Day,2020, Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar will be releasing the detailed report of the fourth All India Tiger Estimation-2018. The event will be held at National Media Centre, New Delhi and will be live streamed at the following link https://youtu.be/526Dn0T9P3E  from 11 AM on 28th July. The event is expected to be joined by around ...

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