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National Handicraft Fair organised at Bhubaneswar is gaining record success in spite of prevailing corona

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Bhubaneswar:25/1/21:The National Handicraft Fair organised at unit-III exhibition ground is gaining record success in spite of prevailing corona stricture. The exhibition organised by Bayanika has credited business of Rs one crore within five days. Bayanika itself has pocketed its line share with fetching typical Odissi homie products worth  Rs 25 lakh. Artisans from the country all over have stalled their handicrafts ...

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Scores of senior bureaucrats, politicians, MLAs, ministers, and Judges have jointed the Mo School Abhiyan

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Bhubaneswar:25/1/21: Scores of senior bureaucrats, politicians, MLAs, ministers, and Judges have jointed the Mo School Abhiyan initiated by Odisha government to improve quality education and basic infrastructure. Check the list here:

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DRDO conducted the successful maiden launch of Akash-NG Missile from the Integrated Test Range off the coast of Odisha

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Balasore25/1/21:DRDO conducted the successful maiden launch of Akash-NG (New Generation) Missile from the Integrated Test Range off the coast of Odisha today. Akash-NG is a new generation Surface-to-Air Missile meant for use by the Indian Air Force with an aim of intercepting high maneuvering low RCS aerial threats. The missile intercepted the target with textbook precision. The launch met all ...

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A self-reliant India manufactured its own COVID vaccine and added a glorious chapter to well being of humanity :Ramnath Kovind

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Newdelhi:25/1/21:MrRamnath  Kovind said, a self-reliant India has manufactured its own vaccine for COVID-19 and is now undertaking a mass vaccination drive, which will be the largest exercise of its kind in history. He said the administration and health services are working with full readiness to make this exercise a success. The President urged the countrymen to utilise this lifeline and ...

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PM interacts with recipients of Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, 2021

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Newdelhi:25/1/21:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi interacted with Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar (PMRBP) awardees today via video conferencing. Union Women & Child Development Minister, Smt Smriti Zubin Irani was also present on the occasion. The Prime Minister said that this year’s awards are special as the recipient earned them in the difficult times of Corona. During the interaction, the ...

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2021 Padma Awards Announced: Sudarshan Sahoo from Odisha will awarded Padma Vibhushan

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Newdelhi:25/1/21:Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for ...

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Danish World War II drama Into the Darkness bags Golden Peacock Award at 51st IFFI

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Panaji, January 24, 2021    The epic World War II film Into the Darkness (De forbandede år,) which portrays the story of a Danish electronics factory owner who is forced to produce for the occupying Nazi forces, has won the coveted Golden Peacock Award at the just-concluded 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India. Directed by Anders Refn, the 152-minute Danish ...

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32 Children Awarded Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar- 2021:Anvesh Subham Pradhan from Odisha

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Newdelhi:24/1/21:32 children have been awarded the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, 2021. The Government of India has been awarding the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar to the children with exceptional abilities and outstanding accomplishments, in the fields of innovation, scholastics, sports, arts & culture, social service and bravery. The awardee children are from 32 districts of 21 States/UTs. 7 awards have ...

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A woman Maoist surrendered before the superintendent of police (SP) and Border Security Force (BSF)

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Malkangiri:24/1/21: A woman Maoist surrendered before the superintendent of police (SP) and Border Security Force (BSF) here on Sunday. The ultra, Lachchi Khara alias Lachhi alias Gita, was an active member of Andhra Odisha Border Special Zonal Committee (AOBSZC). A native of Mukudipali in the cut-off Swabhimal Anchal of the district, Lachhi became an active member of the banned CPI ...

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Veteran Odia film actor Shanti Swarup Mishra passed away

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Sambalpur:24/1/21: Veteran Odia film actor Shanti Swarup Mishra passed away at a private nursing home here on Sunday. Mishra had sustained critical injuries on head after falling down in his bathroom a couple of days back. He was admitted to a private nursing home in the city. However, he succumbed to the injuries while undergoing treatment. Following his untimely demise, ...

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