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Submission Of Property Details By Babus, Odisha Govt Staff Gets Cabinet approve

Bhubaneswar: 28/12/20:The Odisha Cabinet on Monday approved the proposal for mandatory submission of an annual property list for elected representatives and government employees. With this, the property statement will now be made mandatory for all the public representatives – starting from the level of sarpanches to the Chief Minister. Their property details will be available in the public domain. It ...

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62 UK Returnees Go ‘Untraceable’ In Odisha

Bhubaneswar:28/12/20: As many as 62 travelers, who returned to Odisha from the United Kingdom recently, have reportedly gone untraceable. The disappearance of the UK returnees has sent alarm bells ringing among health officials and the authorities engaged in the battle against Covid-19 especially in the background of fears that some of them might be carrying the deadly mutant strain of the virus. ...

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Birthplaces of legendary sons of Odisha will be converted to model villages

Bhubaneswar:28/12/20: The birthplaces of legendary sons of Odisha will be converted to model villages that will inspire the future generations, the State Cabinet decided on Monday. Their birth and death anniversaries will be celebrated with appropriate honour and respect.  This will be a humble tribute to the great sons of the soil. Discussing the protection of the culture, heritage, and tradition ...

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Odisha”s Government school students to get reservation in engineering and medical colleges

Bhubaneswar, Dec 28: The State Cabinet on Monday gave its nod to reserve seats for Government school students in engineering and medical colleges. A committee headed by a retired Orissa High Court Judge will formulate the modalities for this purpose. The committee comprising of eminent persons including educationists as members will submit its report in three months before the state ...

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Odisha government decided to organize commemorate Mahatma Gandhi first visit to state

Bhubaneswar:28/12/20: The State Cabinet today decided to organize celebrations for one year from March 23, 2021, to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi’s first visit to Odisha on March 23, 1921. During his first visit to the State, Mahatma addressed a historic gathering on the river bed of Kathajodi in Cuttack on the day. Mahatma visited Odisha eight times during the period 1921-1946. An ...

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MHA extends Guidelines for Surveillance, Containment and Caution

Newdelhi:28/12/20; The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issued an Order today to extend the earlier Guidelines for Surveillance to remain in force up to 31.01.2021. While there has been a continuous decline in the active and new COVID-19 cases, there is a need to maintain surveillance, containment, and caution, keeping in view the surge in cases globally, and the emergence of a ...

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PM inaugurates India’s first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line

Newdelhi:28/12/20; Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated India’s first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line today through a video conference. Today the National Common Mobility Card was expanded to the Airport Express Line of Delhi Metro, which was started in Ahmedabad last year. Union Minister Shri Hardeep Puri and Chief Minister of Delhi, Shri Arvind Kejriwal were present ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 100th Kisan Rail

Newdelhi:28/12/20;The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi flagged off the 100th Kisan Rail from Sangola in Maharashtra to Shalimar in West Bengal today via video conferencing. Union Ministers, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar and Shri Piyush Goyal were also present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister termed the Kisan Rail Service as a major step towards increasing the ...

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Including Golden Beach Puri International Blue Flag hoisted at 7beaches across the Country.

Newdelhi28/12/20:Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar today virtually hoisted the international blue flags in 8 beaches across the country. India secured the International Blue Flag Certification for these beaches on 6th October 2020, when an International Jury comprising of member organizations UNEP, UNWTO, UNESCO, IUCN, ILS, FEE, etc. announced the award at Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue Flag ...

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Antardhwani has got two International Awards in Cinemaking International Film Festival 2020

Bhubaneswar: 27/12/20; Antardhwani has got two International Awards in Cinemaking International Film Festival 2020 which was celebrated from December 24 to December 26 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The lead heroine of the film Swapna Pati achieved the best International Actress award whereas the director A.K.Bir has been awarded as best Asian Director. Antardhwani becomes the pride of Odisha as well as the ...

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