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Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra is being made to set up all the districts of Odisha


Kalahandi:27/918: Union Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday said the effort is being made to set up Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) in all the districts of Odisha. “We have initiated the establishment of a PMKK in every district of the country, ensuring last mile delivery of skill development. More than 490 centres have already been established and work is ...

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Subarnarekha port in Balasore district construction will begin from October


Bhubaneswar:27/9/18: Following Defence Ministry’s nod for proposed port project on the Subarnarekha River mouth on the Bay of Bengal in Balasore district, the decks were cleared for the project and construction will begin from October. The Subarnarekha port will be developed at cost of Rs 4,000 crore and the project will begin from October, informed Commerce and Transport Minister Dr ...

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Kalahandi Dialogue- will try to project the path of progress of the district


Bhawanipatna:27/9/18: Kalahandi often hogged the spotlight poverty, hunger and starvation in past years. Last year, a tribal man Dana Majhi was forced to shoulder the corpse of his spouse and had trekked kilo metres to cremate the body. Ambulance service had eluded Dana Majhi & the TV grabs of the heart-wrenching scene had stirred the nation’s conscience. However in a bid ...

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Narendra Modi dedicated a new railway line of the Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) between Jharsuguda and Sardega


Sundargarh:22/9/18:Hon. PM also dedicated a new railway line of the Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) between Jharsuguda and Sardega in Sundargarh district and two new coal mines in Sundargarh district. It is a historic day in the re-emergence of economic development in Odisha. Purbodaya

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NTPC Talcher Kaniha received National Safety Award under Scheme of Accident-Free Year for the year 2016


Kaniha:21/9/18: NTPC Talcher Kaniha received the Prestigious National Safety Award from Government of India recently. It bagged the National Safety Award as the winner under Scheme of Accident-Free Year for the year 2016. A K Tripathy, GM(O&M), Talcher Kaniha received the award from Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Union Minister of State for Labour & Employment at New Delhi.Prior the station has bagged two National Safety awards as winners under ...

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Malkangiri district the most affected bybCyclonic storm ‘Daye’


Malkangiri:21/9/18: Cyclonic storm ‘Daye’ has triggered heavy rainfall in several parts of Odisha with Malkangiri district the most affected one. The flood water has inundated many villages in the low lying area. Reportedly, Korkonda Fire Service personnel have rescued and evacuated 62 persons at village MV-50 with the help of local police and administration. Besides, the team also rescued some ...

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Odisha Assembly passed a resolution unanimously to name Jharsuguda airport after Veer Surendra Sai


Bhubaneswar:19/9/18: The Odisha Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution unanimously to name the newly-constructed Jharsuguda airport after noted freedom fighter Veer Surendra Sai. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the airport on September 22. Earlier, the Civil Aviation Ministry in July had denied naming the airport after the freedom fighter citing the absence of a state assembly resolution on this. Chief ...

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NALCO CMD inaugurated water kiosks at Sakhigopal Temple


Puri 16/9/18::In a noble step that will benefit pilgrims and public at large, NALCO today launched water posts / kiosks at Sakhigopal Temple under Prime Minister’s Swachh Iconic Place project, adding to the water posts that have been already installed by the Company at various locations in and around Puri. The installation of water kiosks was inaugurated by NALCO CMD ...

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Six persons were injured in Blast


Rourkela:17/9/18 :At least six persons were injured, two of them critically, today as explosive substances allegedly hoarded in a house went off Telugu in Basti near Madhusudanpalli in the steel city. The injured persons were shifted to Ispat General Hospital. Fire fighters deployed at the mishap site have managed to bring the inferno under control. The explosion triggered deafening sound leaving ...

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Gopal Subramanium will visit Odisha to streamline management of Shree Jagannath Temple


Puri:16/9/18:The Amicus Curie of Shree Jagannath Temple, Gopal Subramanium will visit State for two days from September 20 to discuss proposals submitted by the Apex Court to streamline management of Twelfth Century Shrine. Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) Chief Administrator Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra said today. Mr.Subramanium, who has experience as Amicus Curie of Shree Padmanabha Swamy Temple of Thirvananthapuram was ...

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