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Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu wins silver medal in women’s 49kg category

Tokyo:24/7/21:Mirabai Chanu on Saturday won a silver medal in the women’s 49 kg weightlifting competition to open India’s counter at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The Manipur athlete lifted a total weight of 202 kgs to win the medal. The gold in the event was won by China’s Hou Zhihui, who picked a combined weight total of 210 kgs.Chanu picked a ...

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President of India Addresses Annual Asadha Poornima – Dharma Chakra Day being organised by The International Buddhist Confederation

Newdelhi:24/7/2:1Application of Buddhist values and principles in addressing issues of global concern will help in healing the world and making it a better place, said the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind. He was addressing the annual Asadha Poornima – Dharma Chakra Day being organised by the International Buddhist Confederation through a video message today (July 24, 2021). He ...

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ESL reinforces its commitment to sustainability, introduces Electric Vehicles

introduces Electric Vehicles Begins converting cars into electric vehicles, buses to be taken in the next phase Aiming to completely shift to EVs by 2025 New Delhi;24/7/21:In line with its commitment to sustainability and aim to completely shift to EVs by 2025, ESL Steel Limited, a Vedanta Group Company, and a key national steel player is introducing electronic vehicles for ...

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Odia language www. recite.world was launched by Odisha Governor

Bhubaneswar:24/7/21: A website dedicated to heritage literature of Odia language www. recite.world was launched by Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal here on the occasion of Niladri Bije on Friday. Dedicating the website to the public, Prof Ganeshi Lal said Odia language is lively, pleasant, and witty. Through this website the young generation will be benefitted, he added. Attending as a speaker, ...

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‘Wild Lotus Fashions’ By MGM Group Launched

Bhubaneswar:23/7/21: Wild Lotus Fashions Pvt Ltd, a part of MGM Group Odisha, launched its readymade garment manufacturing unit at Chatabara Industrial Area, Khurda. The fully export compliant unit was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday. Spread over three acres, the unit has been built with an investment of Rs 70 crore. The unit, on being fully operational, will ...

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Opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics 2021concludes at Tokyo Stadium

Tokyo:23/7/21:The Tokyo 2020 Games were inaugurated by Japanese Emperor Naruhito, who became the third member of his family to do so, a month after raising worries about the likely spread of coronavirus during the Olympics. Locals strolling about the gorgeous National Stadium were denied access owing to the crowd control prohibition, despite the fact that guests from all around the ...

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Odisha CM Sanctions 15 Lakh Ex-Gratia To Kin Of 17 Journalists Who Succumbed to COVID

Bhubaneswar: 23/7/21:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced financial compensation of Rs 15 lakh each to kin of 17 working journalists, who had succumbed to COVID-19 in Odisha. Odisha has lost over 30 journalists to COVID-19 during its second wave this year. At least four others had succumbed to the disease last year. On May 2, the CM had accorded the ...

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Niladri Bije: Deities Return To Srimandir

Puri: 23/7/21:The annual Ratha Jatra of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, and Devi Subhadra came to an end with the Niladri Bije event as the deities returned to the Srimandir here, today. The servitors escorted the deities from their respective chariots to the Ratna Singhasana inside the temple in ceremonial procession namely ‘Goti Pahandi’ According to age-old tradition, as Lord Jagannath neared the ...

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Housing and Urban Development Departmentof Odisha signed a MoA with Lighthouse Communities Foundation for providing sustainable livelihoods to youth

Bhubaneswar: 23/7/21: The Housing and Urban Development Department, Government of Odisha today signed a Memorandum of Association (MoA) with Pune-based Lighthouse Communities Foundation (LCF) for providing sustainable livelihoods to youth in Odisha’s cities and towns, This partnership program has been approved by the Chief Minister of Odisha and the MoA was signed this evening in the presence of Pratap Jena, ...

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Odisha  Chief Minister inaugurated 3 industrial projects and performed a groundbreaking of 11 projects

Bhubaneswar, July 23: Odisha  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated 3 industrial projects and performed a groundbreaking of 11 projects. These diversified projects are ranging across Renewable energy, Metal and downstream, Food Processing, Textile and apparel, Fertilizer, Plastic, and Food processing sectors. Some of the leading companies promoting these projects include Aditya Birla Renewables Limited, IFFCO, Supreme Industries, and Britannia ...

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