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DNA Reports Confirm Death Of Missing Simanchal Parida in filling station blast near Raj Bhawan Square

Bhubaneswar:29/10/20: In a big development, the Comissionerate Police today confirmed that the body parts collected from the site of the filling station blast near Raj Bhawan Square that shock the capital city on October 7, was that of missing Simanchal Parida. With this, the number of casualties in the mishap has gone up to two. Simachal, a resident of Aska ...

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World’s first scientoon book “Bye Bye Corona”on Coronavirus released

New Delhi:29/10/20:   Cartoons are most effective at communicating with human beings. They not only tickle us but are also capable of delivering tough messages in a simple, subtle, and riveting manner. The human mind is hard wired to take their messages on board ahead of other forms of communication. A ‘scientoon’ is a cartoon communication based on science. Scientoons are ...

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Dr Harsh Vardhan Launches DST initiative SERB – POWER

New Delhi:29/10/20: Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare today launched a Scheme titled “SERB-POWER (Promoting Opportunities for Women in Exploratory Research)”, designed exclusively for women scientists, in a function today on an e-platform.The Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), a Statutory body of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), ...

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PM condoles the passing away of former CM of Gujarat, Keshubhai Patel

New Delhi:29/10/20: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the passing away of former Chief Minister of Gujarat, Keshubhai Patel. In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister said. “Our beloved and respected Keshubhai has passed away…I am deeply pained and saddened. He was an outstanding leader who cared for every section of society. His life was ...

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Ontario International Film Festival Award 2020:Film from Odisha “Josef, Born in Grace”.win several Award

 NEW DELHI:29/10/20: Victor Banerjee has won the “best actor in a secondary role” for his performance as an aging Christian priest in Hindi film  Josef: Born in Grace at the Ontario International Film Festival.“I modeled my part on the Irish Christian brothers who taught me at school in Shillong,” said the 74-year-old actor on phone. The film, set between 1960 and 1980 in ...

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Bharat Electronics Limited presents Rs. 174.44 crore final dividend Cheque to Rajnath Singh

New Delhi:28/10/20Bharat Electronics Limited, BEL, presented the 140% final dividend cheque of Rs. 174,43,63,569.20/- (Rupees One Hundred Seventy-four Crores Forty-Three Lacs Sixty-three Thousand Five Hundred Sixty-nine and Twenty Paise only), payable on the shares held by the President of India.  The Cheque was presented to the Raksha Mantri, Shri Rajnath Singh by the Chairman & Managing Director, BEL, Shri M V Gowtama here today.  The Interim Dividend ...

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Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman leads Indian delegation in 10th Round of Ministerial UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogue

New Delhi:28/10/20: Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman led the Indian Delegation in the 10th Round of Ministerial UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD), held here today in virtually through video conferencing. The Indian delegation included representatives from the Ministry of Finance, Reserve Bank of India, and Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). The UK delegation was ...

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BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik address to the people of Tirtol through a virtual rally

Bhubaneswar:28/10/20:: BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today promised the people of Tirtol to make a special tour to the area after the improvement of the Covid-19 situation. The BJD president made the promise during his address to the people of Tirtol Assembly constituency through a virtual rally ahead of by-poll which will be conducted on November 3. “I ...

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Chief Electoral Officer conducted a tour of both the districts of Balasore and Jagatsinghpur i

Bhubaneswar:28/10/20: In order to take a stock of the poll preparedness Chief Electoral Officer, Sushil Kumar Lohani conducted a tour of both the districts of Balasore and Jagatsinghpur in which by-elections are being conducted and voting is to be held on November 3. During the review at Balasore, Lohani emphasized on the strict adherence of COVID-19 protocols by the authorities in ...

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Total number of positive cases in Odisha now reached 285482

Bhubaneswar28/10/20: Odisha on Wednesday reported 1540 new Covid-19 cases while 12 persons succumbed to the viral infection during treatment, said the health department.  The total number of positive cases in the State now reached 285482 which includes 16030 active cases and 268115 recoveries while the death toll mounted to 1284. As per the State Information and Public Relations Department, of ...

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