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Tribes India expands its retail network to 122 outlets across the country

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New Delhi:21/8/20:Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs e-inaugurated via a video conference a ‘Tribes India Showroom’ in Indian Globe Chambers of LIC Western Zonal Office, Fort, Mumbai today. The inaugural event was attended by Secretary, MoTA Shri Deepak Khandekar, Chairman, TRIFED Shri R. C. Meena, and MD, TRIFED Shri Pravin Krishna.  Renowned designer Ruma Devi and cine star Pooja ...

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Industrial Training Institute, Berhampur files 3 Patents for COVID-19 related innovations

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Berhampur:21/8/20:In an ongoing effort to use its technical expertise to help curtail the spread of COVID-19, Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Berhampur has registered three of its innovative products developed to fight against the novel Coronavirus in the patent journal, attesting its inherent strength to be able to rise to any challenge. This will give priority right to the institute over ...

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India reaches another record of highest single day recoveries

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New Delhi:21/8/20:On a continuous path of registering high single-day recoveries, India has touched another peak of posting the highest recoveries of COVID-19 cases in a single day. 62,282 have recovered and been discharged in the past 24 hours. With more patients recovering and being discharged from hospitals and home isolation (in case of mild and moderate cases), the total recoveries have crossed ...

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Ram Vilas Paswan launches online system of Registration and Renewal for Jewellers

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New Delhi:21/8/20:The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today virtually launched the online system of Registration and Renewal of Jewellers and online system of recognition and renewal of the Assaying and Hallmarking Centres. This online system can be accessed through Bureau of Indian Standards web portal www.manakonline.in.While launching the online system, Shri Paswan said ...

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National Sports Awards 2020 announced:Rohit Sharma, Mariyappan T., Manik Batra, Ms Vinesh and Ms Rani bag the Khel Ratna

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New Delhi:21/8/20:Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years; Arjuna Award is given for consistently outstanding performance for four years; Dronacharya Award goes to the coaches for ...

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Odisha Chief Minister has thanked the MLAs and PRI representatives of Kendrapara district for their best efforts to contain COVID-19

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Bhubaneswar:20/8/20:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has thanked the MLAs and PRI representatives of Kendrapara district for their best efforts to contain COVID-19. Interacting with Sarpanches and MLAs of the district through video conferencing on Thursday, Patnaik said if Biju Babu were alive today he would have been extremely pleased for their act. The Chief Minister said he is proud of ...

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Odisha has been placed among the top six states in India as far as best performing states in the COVID positivity rate is concerned.

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Bhubaneswar20/8/20:: Odisha has been placed among the top six states in India as far as best performing states in the COVID positivity rate is concerned. The Union Health Ministry informed this in its press release today. The positivity rate is the percentage of people who test positive for the COVID-19 of those overall who have been tested. The lower the ...

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Orissa High Court has directed the authorities to take a decision on holding Ganesh Puja in the twin cities

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Cuttack/Bhubaneswar:20/8/20: The Orissa High Court has directed the authorities to take a decision on holding  Ganesh Puja in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Bibhuti Choudhury, petitioner’s counsel, told reporters here on Thursday that the court has asked to approach the authorities take a holistic decision on the matter. Choudhury said that the puja committees of the city will ...

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Nominations for Sardar Patel National Unity Award extended till 31st October 2020

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The online nomination process for Sardar Patel National Unity Award, the highest civilian award in the field of contribution to the unity and integrity of India, has now been extended till 31.10.2020. The nominations are being received online in the Ministry of Home Affairs website https://nationalunityawards.mha.gov.in. The government of India has instituted the award in the name of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The ...

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Indore Creates Record by Winning Title of Cleanest City Fourth Time in A Row

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New Delhi:20/8/20: Shri Hardeep S Puri, MoS(I/C), Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has stated that “Swachh Survekshan will continue to help us in sustaining the gains made under Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban(SBM-U), while providing a comprehensive roadmap to institutionalize the concept of total Swachhata among all our cities.  As the performance of cities rightly show, we are well on our ...

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