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NFDC is organizing a first of its kind, online patriotic film festival

Mumbai:6/8/20:National Film Development Corporation is organizing a first of its kind, online patriotic film festival. The festival, a part of Independence Day Celebrations 2020 by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, begins on 7th August 2020 and runs till 21st August. The festival will showcase Indian history that marks the bravery of our freedom fighters and aims to create a festive and patriotic mood among Indians across the globe. The ...

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Special puja was performed at Srimandir ahead of Bhoomi puja for construction of grand Ram Temple

Puri:5/8/20: A special puja was performed at Srimandir in Odisha’s pilgrim town Puri ahead of Bhoomi puja for construction of grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya today. The prayer was offered to Lord Jagannath in the morning for completion of the much-awaited Ram Temple work without hindrance, informed Srimandir Chhatisha Nijog Nayak Pattajoshi Janardhan Mahapatra in a release today. The priests of ...

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Odisha’s COVID tally reached to 39018 with 1337new Cases

Bhubaneswar: 5/8/20:At least 1337 more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha in the past 24 hours. The data was released by the State I&PR Department today. While 815 cases were reported from different quarantine centers across the state, 522 are local contacts. With these fresh cases, Odisha’s COVID tally reached to 39018, the I&PR Department said. Here’s the district-wise ...

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Sushant Rajput death case: Centre accepts Bihar govt’s recommendation of CBI inquiry

New Delhi:5/8/20:The Centre today informed the Supreme Court that it has accepted the Bihar government’s recommendation for CBI investigation into the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, told the court that Bihar government’s recommendation for CBI investigation in the case has been accepted. While hearing a plea by Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty ...

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India prime minister performed Bhoomi Poojan and laid the foundation stone of Grand Ram Temple

Ayodhya:5/8/20 India prime minister Narendra Modi today performed Bhoomi Poojan and laid the foundation stone of Grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya. With this ceremony, the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya starts today. The Bhoomi Poojan ceremony started at sharp 12.30 afternoon and culminated at 12.45 p.m. With this, many saints, spiritual leaders and other leaders associated with Ram Temple movement ...

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Odisha Reports 1384 New Cases total number of COVID-19 cases in the state now stands at 37,681

Bhubaneswar:4/8/20: Odisha reported 1384 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, according to the data released by the State Information and Public Relations Department (I & PR Department) on Tuesday. The total number of COVID-19 cases in the state now stands at 37,681. The number of recovered cases is 23, 073 and there are 14,350 active cases, said the I ...

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Odisha CHSE board plus-II results will be declared in the second week of August

Bhubaneswar:4/8/20: Odisha CHSE board plus-II results for Science and Commerce stream will be declared in the second week of August, informed School and Mass Education minister Samir Das. Evaluations of Science and Commerce stream papers have already been done. Tabulation process has already begun. We expect to out the results of this two-stream by third week of August, informed Samir ...

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Abhishek Saraf and Sanjita Mohapatra From Odisha In Top 10 in IAS Final Examination

Bhubaneswar:4/8/20:Achieving a significant milestone, over 20 candidates from Odisha are in the list of persons recommended for appointment to the prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.The final result of the civil services examination 2019 conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) was declared today. Odisha’s ...

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Bhubaneswar Reports 149 Fresh COVID-19 Cases taking the tally to 3217

Bhubaneswar:4/8/20: Capital city Bhubaneswar reported 149 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the tally to  3217, informed Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today. Of total fresh cases, 98 cases have been detected from different quarantine centers while the remaining  51 are local contacts. As per the data shared by the BMC, the highest 19 cases, including 12 females have been reported from Kandha Sahi ...

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Assam gets own 24/7 Doordarshan Channel

New Delhi:48/8/20:Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shri Prakash Javadekar launched Doordarshan Assam, a 24-hour dedicated channel for the State, via video conferencing from New Delhi today. Speaking on the occasion the Minister said “the channel is a gift to people of Assam and this channel will cater to all sections of the population of Assam and will be immensely ...

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