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 Odisha CM demands 184,000 houses for Fani-hit families under PMAY(G)

Bhubaneswar:11/12/21: Odisha CM Shri Naveen Patnaik has written to PM Shri Narendra Modi seeking 1.84 lakh houses for CycloneFani affected families under PMAY (G) and 13 lakh houses for non-Fani affected districts comprising of tribal districts and KBK districts. CM mentioned that the Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India allowed identification of eligible left out families through Awaas+ by ...

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Sachivalaya Marg Turns Into Battleground As Congress Workers Clash With Police

Bhubaneswar10/12/21:: Palpable tension prevailed in the state capital after members of Odisha Chhatra Congress had a face off with police personnel during their protest over the sensational Mamita Meher murder case. Thousands of Chhatra Congress members today marched towards Odisha Legislative Assembly as a mark of protest against the state Government for its ‘inaction’ against Minister of State (Home) Dibya ...

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Winter session of the Odisha Assembly was adjourned sine die about 20 days ahead of its schedule

Bhubaneswar:10/12/21: The winter session of the Odisha Assembly was on Friday adjourned sine die about 20 days ahead of its schedule, amid ruckus by opposition members in the House over a host of issues. Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro adjourned the State Assembly sine with 17 more business days remaining. Govt chief whip had moved the adjournment motion notice in the ...

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Centre warns against decline in mask usage in view of omicron

Newdelhi:10/12/21:Health Ministry has said, overall 25 Omicron cases have been detected in the country so far and all detected cases have mild symptoms. Briefing media in Delhi this evening, Joint Secretary in the Ministry Lav Agarwal said, less than 0.04 percent of total variants have been detected. He said, less than two countries had reported Omicron cases till 24th November ...

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Nation bids adieu to country’s first CDS General Bipin Rawat

Newdelhi:10/12/21:The country’s first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat laid to final rest with full military honours, 17-gun salute at Brar Square Crematorium in Delhi Cantonment. His last rites were performed along with his wife Madhulika Rawat, who too lost her life in Tamil Nadu Chopper Crash. AIR correspondent reports their daughters Kritika and Tarini performed their last ...

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PM pays last respects to Gen Bipin Rawat

Newdelhi:10/12/21; Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi paid last respects to Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife and other personnel of the Armed Forces. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said”Paid my last respects to Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife and other personnel of the Armed Forces. India will never forget their rich contribution.”  

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National Statement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Summit for Democracy

Newdelhi:10/12/21: Excellencies, Namaskar I am proud to represent the world’s largest democracy at this Summit. The democratic spirit is integral to our civilization ethos. Elected republican city-states such as Lichhavi and Shakya flourished in India as far as 2500 years back. The same democratic spirit is seen in the 10th Century “Uttaramerur” inscription that codified the principles of democratic participation. ...

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Odisha Assembly, the eighth day too saw the opposition disrupting the House proceedings

Bhubaneswar:9/12/21:As it has been the norm from Day One of the ongoing winter session of the Odisha Assembly, the eighth day (Thursday) too saw the opposition disrupting the House proceedings over demands of the ouster of MoS (Home) Dibyashankar Mishra. However, the departmental grants were guillotined in the House after it re-convened in the afternoon. The Opposition parties, particularly the ...

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Actors Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal tied the knot

Rajasthan;9/12/21:   Actors Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal tied the knot on Thursday. The couple reportedly hosted a private bash for guests on Tuesday and participated in haldi and sangeet ceremonies on Wednesday. The festivities took place at the lavish Six Senses Fort Barwara in the Rajasthan town of Sawai Madhopur. The couple in earlier this week with their families and ...

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BJD took out a mass motorcycle rally in Bhubaneswr over rise in prices of fuel and other essential commodities

Bhubaneswar:9/12/21: Intensifying the protest against the Centre over rise in prices of fuel and other essential commodities, members of ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today took out a mass motorcycle rally in the state capital disrupting vehicular movement. The agitators also slammed the Centre for rise in unemployment. Holding banners and party flags and shouting anti-government slogans, hundreds of BJD ...

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