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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the India Toy Fair 2021 via video conferencing

New Delhi, Feb 27/2/21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Narendra MPrime Ministerodi on Saturday inaugurated the India Toy Fair 2021 via video conferencing. Over 1000 exhibitors from across 30 States and Union Territories will display their products in e-commerce enabled virtual exhibitions.Addressing the event, PM Modi said, “Innovation and competition in toy-making can fuel India’s vocal for the local campaign and can popularize ...

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Poll schedule for Assembly elections in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry announced

Newdelhi:27/2/21;elections in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry will be held between 27th March to 29th April. The counting of votes in all the four states and one Union Territory will take place on 2nd May. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora announced the poll schedule in New Delhi yesterday evening. The assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and ...

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BMC has begun the process for the vaccination of the elderly and persons with comorbidities

Bhubaneswar:25/2/21:The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has begun the process for the vaccination of the elderly and persons with comorbidities, BMC Commissioner Prem Chandra Chaudhary said on Thursday. According to BMC estimates, there are around 20,000 to 25,000 elderly persons in the capital city. Chaudhary said, “The BMC has formed three teams for three zones to collect their details. The exact ...

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NASA has released the first high-definition panoramic view of its Mars rover Perseverance’s landing site

Washington, Feb 25: NASA has released the first high-definition panoramic view of its Mars rover Perseverance’s landing site at Jezero Crater. The newly released panorama reveals the crater rim and cliff face of an ancient river delta in the distance, NASA said on Wednesday. The panorama was stitched together on Earth from 142 individual images taken on Sol 3, the ...

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A major fire broke out in a farmhouse near a petrol pump under the Sadar police limits in Cuttack

Cuttack:25/2/21: A major fire broke out in a farmhouse near a petrol pump under the Sadar police limits in  Cuttack district on Thursday morning triggering panic and fear among locals and commuters on a busy road in the vicinity. As per reports, the fire broke out at Bamphakuda farmhouse which borders a densely populated locality, and a petrol pump adjacent ...

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West Bengal Officials Meet To Resolve Border Issues near Jaleswar and Bhograi

Bhubaneswar:25/2/21: In a bid to discuss modalities in resolving disputes arising out of several bordering villages near Jaleswar and Bhograi in Balasore district, a meeting of top officials of Odisha and West Bengal governments is underway at West Medinipur on Thursday. The development has come as a relief for both the neighbouring states following a prolonged dispute over demarcation of ...

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Two symptomatic travellers who arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport have tested positive

Bhubaneswar:25/2/21: Two symptomatic travellers who arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport on Wednesday have tested positive for Covid-19 even as the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) begins screening of all passengers on their arrival at the airport from today. While one of the two Covid-19 positive passengers, who came from Mumbai, has been kept under home isolation, the other traveller ...

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IOC names Australia as preferred bidder to host 2032 Olympic Games

Newdelhi:25/2/21:The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has named Brisbane, Australia as the preferred bidder to host the 2032 Olympic Games. The IOC’s future host commission recommended that the body enters “targeted dialogue” with Brisbane bid organisers and the Australian Olympic Committee. The state of Queensland had hosted the 2018 Commonwealth Games and Brisbane was praised for its high percentage of existing ...

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Traders and transporters across the country will observe Bharat Bandh on February 26

Bhubaneswar:25/2/21: Traders and transporters across the country will observe Bharat Bandh on February 26. The Odisha Byabasayee Mahasangha has extended its support to the bandh call. As many as 20 lakh business establishments in the state are likely to remain closed tomorrow due to the strike. The association has urged businessmen to close shops and markets during bandh. Here’re key ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Launches the Multi-Protocol Label Switching Virtual Private Networking

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the Multi-Protocol Label Switching Virtual Private Networking (RD-MPLS VPN) System for the Rural Development Department on a virtual platform.  on 24th , February 2021 Speaking on the occasion after launching the system, the Chief Minister said this networking system will provide internal connectivity to the offices of the department at local level, where internet connectivity ...

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