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Rs 10,180.50 Crore Central fund allocation for theimplementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in the State during 2021-22

Newdelhi:19/10/21:A multi-disciplinary 10-member team from National Jal Jeevan Mission (NJJM) is visiting Rajasthanfrom 18thto 21stOctober, 2021 in five districts ofBaran, Dausa, Jodhpur, Bhilwaraand Jaipur. NJJM team will daily visit 3-5 villages in each district. Various aspects of programme implementation and progress made under the mission by the State will be discussed to understand the ground situation and assess the State’s ...

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Effective communication is key to good governance and transparency – Vice President

Newdelhi:19/10/21; The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today emphasized the role of effective communication in good governance and called upon the public communicators to empower people through timely information on government’s policies and initiatives in local languages. Interacting with a group of Officer Trainees of the Indian Information Service (IIS) of the 2020 batch at his residence in Hyderabad ...

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Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh launches Air Quality Early Warning System to coincide with Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava

Newdelhi:19/10/21:Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh has launched Air Quality Early Warning System (AQEWS) on the occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav week organised by the Ministry of Earth Sciences. Dr Jitendra Singh said that Indian Institute of ...

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Union Minister emphasizes on use of technology to achieve zero-paper functioning

Newdelhi:19/10/21:: Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership, while the country is celebrating Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav to commemorate India’s 75 years of independence, strong emphasis is being laid on making India cleaner during the current month of October. Taking the mission of Swachhta & Seva to government offices, Union Minister of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj Shri Giriraj Singh today ...

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IIT Bhubaneswar to Hold its 10th Annual Convocation Live by Hybrid Mode

Bhubaneswar:19/10/21: IIT Bhubaneswar is all set to celebrate its 10th Annual Convocation on 20th Oct 2021, in a hybrid mode where students participate live in-person or by online during the current pandemic time.  Prof. R.V. Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar addressed a pre-event press conference on the occasion. Shri N.R. Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys will grace the occasion as the ...

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Term 1 Date Sheets: CBSE Class 10 Board Exams From Nov 30, Class 12 From Dec

New Delhi:18/1 0/2 1: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday released date sheets for Class 10 and 12 term 1 exams 2021-22. The first-term Board exams will be held offline. Class 10 exams will get underway on November 30, while class 12 tests will begin on December 1. Candidates can check the complete date sheet on the official ...

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Odisha Chief Minister awarded Rs 10 lakh to Lt Colonel Laxmidhar Bhuyan

Bhubaneswar:18/10/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today awarded Rs 10 lakh to Lt Colonel Laxmidhar Bhuyan, SRO of Regimental Administration-7, a world records holder. According to an official press release, Lt Col Bhuyan today called on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas. Lt. Col. Bhuyan holds several world records for his superb performances in skills like ‘longest time hitting on ...

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Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan witnesses MoU signing between AICTE and IOSR

Bhubaneswar:18/10/21: Union Education and Skill Development Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday attended the MoU signing ceremony of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Institute of Odia Study and Research (IOSR) for introducing Engineering education in Odia language. Addressing the gathering Shri Pradhan said the collaboration will help in developing the study materials for engineering education in Odia ...

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Odisha Vigilance officials have seized around 1440 grams of gold and a designer necklace worth Rs 24.25 lakh from Gopalpur MLA

Bhubaneswar:18/10/21: Odisha Vigilance officials have seized around 1440 grams of gold and a designer necklace worth Rs 24.25 lakh from the house of Gopalpur MLA Dr. Pradeep Kumar Panigrahy after raid, official sources said today. “During the course of searches, 1440 gm gold and a Sabyasachi brand designer necklace worth Rs 24.25 lakh were found in the house of Dr. ...

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BOOK REVIEW:Gour & Parbati

 Bhaskar Parichha The first family of Odia cinema Gour Prasad and Parbati Ghose had contributed immensely to the growth of Odia films in over five decades. Two commendable personalities of celluloid, both of them had a great passion and chemistry for acting since they were young. Both acted on the stage . Movies were only a natural corollary. The next ...

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