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India successfully test-fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with several indigenous features

Chandipur(Balasore):30/9/20: India today successfully test-fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with several indigenous features. The test-firing of the missile was carried out by the Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO from Balasore in Odisha. BrahMos surface-to-surface supersonic cruise missile features indigenous Booster and Airframe Section along with many other ‘Made in India’ sub-systems. Defence Ministry said the BrahMos Land-Attack Cruise Missile ...

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India, China decide to implement five point agreement to ensure disengagement at all friction points along LAC

Newdelhi:30/9/20: India and China have agreed to sincerely implement the agreement between the Foreign Ministers of the two countries in order to ensure disengagement at all the friction points along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The 19th meeting of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC) which was held today in virtual mode and was attended by ...

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All 32 accused in Babri Masjid demolition case acquitted

Lucknow :30/9/20: Special CBI Court in Lucknow today acquitted all 32 accused in the Babri demolition case. Special CBI Judge Surendra Kumar Yadav said that demolition happened at the spur of the moment and it was not a pre-planned incident. He said that there was not enough evidence to prove the allegations made by CBI in this case. While delivering ...

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Bye-elections in Odisha will be held on 3rd November,2020

Newdelhi:29/9/20:The Commission has decided to hold following bye-elections to fill vacancies in one (1) Parliamentary Constituency of Bihar and fifty six Assembly Constituencies in Legislative Assemblies of various States as per details below:   Sl. No. State Number & Name of Parliamentary Constituency 1. Bihar 1-Valmiki Nagar   Sl. No. State Number & Name of Assembly Constituency Chhattisgarh 24-Marwahi(ST) Gujarat ...

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PM inaugurates Six Major Projects in Uttarakhand to make River Ganga Nirmal and Aviral

New Delhi:29/9/20: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated 6 mega development projects in Uttarakhand under the Namami Gange Mission today through video conference. Shri Modi also inaugurated the Ganga Avalokan Museum, the first of its kind on the River Ganga at Haridwar. He released a book “Rowing Down the Ganges” and the new logo for the Jal Jeevan Mission. The ...

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Shekhar Kapur has been appointed President of the Film and Television Institute of India

Mumbai:29/9/20: Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has been appointed President of the Pune-based Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society and Chairman of the institute’s governing council. Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar, tweeted to confirm the news on Tuesday: “Happy to inform that renowned international film personality #ShekharKapur has been appointed as the President of FTII Society ...

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Monsoon Session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly commenced with adherence to COVID-19 norms

Bhubaneswar: 298/9/20: The Monsoon Session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly commenced today at 11 am with adherence to COVID-19 norms by MLAs and staffers. The session is scheduled to conclude on October 7. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and several MLAs attended the assembly session from different locations through videoconferencing. Video conference system has been installed at the residential office ...

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Opposition members in the State Assembly Arms Over Odisha Universities (Amendment) Bill 2020

Bhubaneswar29/9/20:: Opposition members in the State Assembly targeted the State government after the later tabled the Odisha Universities (Amendment) Bill 2020 in the House for discussion. BJP members alleged the State government is trying to keep all the universities under its control while Congress legislators termed the bill as a ‘Black Bill’. Leader of Opposition Pradipta Kumar Naik raised questions about ...

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Poshan Maah, a month-long campaign is being observed across the state

Bhubaneswar: 29/9/20  Poshan Maah, a month-long campaign is being observed across the state in September. Since the launch of Poshan, Abhiyaan in 2018, every year, September is observed as Poshan month in the entire country. In order to maintain the momentum and to capitalize the gains of Jan Andolan and Community mobilization planned under Poshan Abhiyaan, Rashtriya Poshan Maah is ...

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Odisha Chief Minister laid the foundation stone for two bridges in Jagatsinghpur

Bhubaneswar:28/9/20: The necessary development work will continue and will not be stalled by the ongoing war against the novel coronavirus. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said after laying the foundation stone for two bridges in Jagatsinghpur district. Naveen attended the landmark event for the district via video conferencing from Bhubaneswar and laid the foundation stone for Tirtol-Posal bridge and Jaipur-Katikata ...

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