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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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Odisha has announced the senior and junior teams for the 11th Hockey India National Championships 2021

Bhubaneswar:17/10/21: Odisha has announced the senior and junior teams for the 11th Hockey India National Championships 2021. Hockey Jharkhand will be hosting the 11th Hockey India Junior Women National Championship 2021 in Simdega between October 20 to 29, 2021. Similarly, the 11th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship will be held in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh from October 21 to 30 ...

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Odisha Vigilance has registered a case under the Prevention of Corruption Act against Gopalpur MLA Pradeep Panigrahi

Bhubaneswar:17/10/21: The State Vigilance has registered a case under the Prevention of Corruption Act against Gopalpur MLA Pradeep Panigrahi on allegations of accumulating assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. According to the Vigilance, an inquiry by the anti-corruption agency unearthed assets to the tune of Rs 5.05 crore amassed by Panigrahi between May 2009 and November 2020 (11 ...

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Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has urges inclusion of Odisha in Buddhist Circuit

Newdelhi:17/10/21: Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought the personal intervention of Culture Minister G Kishan Reddy for inclusion of Odisha in Buddhist Circuit declared under the Swadesh Darshan scheme. Pradhan, in a letter to Reddy, said: “It is unfortunate that Odisha, even with extremely rich Buddhist traditions and shrines, has not been included in the “Buddhist Circuit” nor any ...

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Russian Actress, Filmmaker Shoot First Movie In Space

Kazakhstan:17/10/21: Russian actress Yulia Peresild and film director Klim Shipenko returned to Earth today after spending 12 days on the International Space Station (ISS) shooting scenes for the first movie in orbit. Peresild and Shipenko landed as scheduled on Kazakhstan’s steppe at 04:36 GMT, according to footage broadcast live by the Russian space agency. They were ferried back to terra ...

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India beat Nepal 3-0 to clinch SAFF Championship title

Newdelhi:17/10/21:India clinched the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship for eighth time defeating Nepal 3-0 in Male. India dominated possession in the first half but they failed to score any goal. However, captain Chhetri put India ahead minutes into the second half, and even before Nepal could settle down, Suresh made it 2-0. Sahal made it 3-0 when he tricked ...

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NASA, ULA Launch Lucy Mission to ‘Fossils’ of Planet Formation

Florida.:17/10/21:NASA’s Lucy mission, the agency’s first to Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, launched at 5:34 a.m. EDT Saturday on a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. Over the next 12 years, Lucy will fly by one main-belt asteroid and seven Trojan asteroids, making it the agency’s first single ...

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13 persons killed in rain-related incidents across Kerala

Kerla:17/10/21:In rain-hit Kerala, relief and rescue operations are on a war footing. 13 deaths were reported so far, in various rain-related incidents in the State. In the major landslide that hit Kootickal in Kottayam district, 7 more dead bodies were recovered today, taking the death toll to 10 in the region. State Govt had declared 4 lakh compensation for families ...

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