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Odisha Ipsita Priyadarsini has secured a berth in the final round of Mrs. Femina 2021

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21: Bringing laurels for Odisha, Ipsita Priyadarsini of Cuttack has secured a berth in the final round of Mrs. Femina 2021, a first-of-its-kind virtual talent hunt. As many as 20 women, including Ipsita, will compete for the crown in the beauty pageant. An alumnus of KIIT University, Ipsita is a software engineer by profession. She was the second runner up ...

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Odisha March Covid-19 Guidelines Released

Bhubaneswar27/2/21:: Opera parties and open air thatres can perform their show with a cap of maximuim 2000 audiences amid strict adherence to Covid-19 norms as the Odisha government issued fresh guidelines for March 2021 on Saturday. In its order, the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC), however, has empowerd the local administration to take a call on all entertainment activities in their ...

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Odisha government allowed maximum 2000 persons for jatras from March 1.

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21: Odisha government today allowed maximum 2000 persons for jatras from March 1. The office of the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) today issued a guideline in this connection. Earlier the SRC has allowed staging of Jatra with 500 audiences but the artists have been demanding to increase the number. The SRC, however, has asked the organisers to comply Covid-19 protocols such ...

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Resolution on the Puri Shree Jagannath Heritage Corridor project was passed unanimously

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21: Resolution on the Puri Shree Jagannath Heritage Corridor project was passed unanimously in the Odisha Assembly on Saturday. Three resolutions were moved by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik who addressed the house through video conferencing. It was followed by a voice vote to clear the resolutions. Patnaik expressed his gratitude to the Gajapati Maharaj, servitors and residents of Puri for ...

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Odisha Chief Minister reviews credit linkages to farmers, Mission Shakti and MSMEs

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today appreciated the efforts of banks and districts for making coordinated efforts to improve lending to priority sectors. Reviewing the performance over credit linkages with bankers, collectors, and top officers of the state government today on a virtual platform, the Chief Minister said that there has been a considerable progress in credit disbursement to the ...

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IIT Bhubaneswar is honoured with the University of the Year Award by FICCI

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21: Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar has been honoured with the University of the Year award in the category of universities in existence for 11-30years, at the recently concluded FICCI Higher Education Excellence Awards 2021 ceremony.  There were in total 11 categories of awards in this 7thedition of the event and the awards were announced today in the 16th FICCI ...

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Union Minister Pratap Sarangi Lauds F.M University for Establishing Technology Business Incubator

Balasore:27/2/21: A Technology Business Incubator was established in Fakir Mohan University at Balasore, Odisha. University in presence of Sri Pratap Chandra Sarangi, Hon’ble Minister of State for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) and Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India, New Delhi and Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo, Vice-Chancellor, F.M University. While addressing the faculty members, students and staff of ...

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Odisha government has decided to set up 20 new Science Parks across the state

Bhubaneswar, Feb 27/2/21; Odisha government has decided to set up 20 new Science Parks across the state, Science and Technology Minister Ashok Chandra Panda told Assembly today. The state government has decided to set up a Science Park in all the district headquarters. It will take 30 months for construction of a Science Park. Construction of the 20 new parks ...

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Union Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister attends G20 Central Bank Governors’ Meet under the Italian Presidency

New Delhi, Feb 27/2/21: Union Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has participated virtually in the First G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) meeting under the Italian Presidency to discuss policy actions for transformative and equitable recovery. The other issues on the agenda on Friday included global economic outlook, financial sector issues, financial inclusion and sustainable finance. ...

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Returnees To Odisha From These 5 States To Be Under Surveillance

Bhubaneswar:27/2/21: In the wake of upsurge of COVID cases in country, Odisha Government modified the instructions issued for the passengers coming from high-risk States by airways and railways. The precautionary measures may be limited to passengers from 5 high-risk States instead of 12, clarified the Health & Family Welfare Department, Odisha today. The situation is under watch and surveillance may be ...

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