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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated Rs 100 Cr tea packaging unit of Tata Consumer Products Limited

Bhubaneswar:22/7/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated a tea packaging unit of Tata Consumer Products Limited at Gopalpur Industrial Park. The Plant has been commissioned in a span of 18 months with an investment of Rs 100 crore, said an official press release. The Plant will provide employment opportunities to more than 900 persons in the district of Ganjam.  It ...

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Odisha Governor appointed Prof. Santosh Kumar Tripathy as Vice-Chancellor of Fakir Mohan University

Bhubaneswar:22/7/21: Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal on Thursday appointed Prof. Santosh Kumar Tripathy as Vice-Chancellor of Fakir Mohan University in Balasore. As per an office order, Tripathy has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of Fakir Mohan University for a period of four years with effect from the date he assumes office as such or until further orders whichever is earlier. Tripathy was ...

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National Rail & Transportation Institute extends last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22

Newdelhi:22/7/21:National Rail & Transportation Institute  (NRTI), the Deemed to be University established by the Ministry of Railways in Vadodara, has extended the last date for application to its BBA, BSc, B Tech, MBA and MSc Programmes for Academic year 2021-22 in view of the latest schedule of class XII examination results, JEE Mains, University undergraduate results and the calendar of admissions ...

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Union Cabinet approves Production-linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for Specialty Steel

Newdelhi:22/7/21:Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, approved the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for specialty steel. The duration of the scheme will be five years,  from 2023-24 to 2027-28. With a budgetary outlay of ₹6322 crores, the scheme is expected to bring in an investment of approximately ₹40,000 crores and capacity addition of 25 MT for ...

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VEDANTA CARES FOCUSED ON WELFARE OF COMMUNITIES, CSR SPEND JUMPS TO INR 331 CR IN FY 2021

-Company’s CSR Spend in the last financial year was 28 percent more than the statutory requirement -Focus on education, health, sustainable livelihoods, women empowerment& environment New Delhi/ Mumbai, July 21, 2021:Vedanta Group India’s leading producer of metals, minerals, and oil & gas, is focused on its commitment towards communities as it spent Rs.331 crore on social impact initiatives in FY2021. ...

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Initiatives taken for maintenance of National Highways to overcome constraints due to COVID-19

Newdelhi:22/7/21:The national and local level lockdowns and restrictions due to COVID-19 posed constraints to the movement and supply/availability of materials, machinery, and labour which affected the progress of works. However, due to several initiatives taken by the Government under Atmanirbhar Bharat to provide relief measures to Contractors/ Concessionaires/ Consultants, the maintenance and development work on National Highways has overshot the ...

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 41.78 Cr

Newdelhi:22/7/21:India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 41.78 crores. Cumulatively, 41,78,51,151 vaccine doses have been administered through 51,60,995  sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 22,77,679 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours. These include: HCWs 1st Dose 1,02,77,386 2nd Dose 76,11,600 FLWs 1st Dose 1,78,24,546 2nd Dose 1,05,49,835 Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 13,05,53,816 2nd Dose 53,22,634 Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 9,89,17,103 2nd Dose ...

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All lanes of fee plazas on National Highways declared as “FASTag Lane of the fee plaza” for collection of fee through digital paymen

Newdelhi:22/7/21:Government has declared all lanes of fee plazas on National Highways as “FASTag lane of the fee plaza”  for collection of user fee through digital payment via FASTag w.e.f. midnight of 15th/16th February 2021. At present, all fee plazas on National Highways are fully equipped with a FASTag system. After the declaration of all lanes as FASTag Lanes, the overall ...

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Lord Jagannath and his siblings Devi Subhadra and elder brother Lord Balabhadra give darshan to the devotees in Suna Besha

Puri:21/7/21: After a hassle-free Ratha Jatra, both Srigundicha and Bahuda festival, the divine trinity of Puri Srimandir-Lord Jagannath and his siblings Devi Subhadra and elder brother Lord Balabhadra are all set to give darshan to the devotees in Rajarajeswar Besha popularly known as Suna Besha today. The significant characteristic of the ritual is that the three deities will adorn with ...

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Union Culture Minister G. Kishan Reddy has reviewed various initiatives of National Gallery of Modern Art

New Delhi: 21/7/21: Union Culture Minister G. Kishan Reddy has reviewed various initiatives of National Gallery of Modern Art, NGMA including virtual museum and audio-visual app in New Delhi. Mr. Reddy along with Ministers of State for Culture Arjun Ram Meghwal and Meenakshi Lekhi today visited the NGMA in New Delhi. National Gallery of Modern Art which houses modernized and contemporary ...

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