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Odisha’s Puri is among the Seven Liberation destinations in the country being promoted by Tourism Ministry

New Delhi:7/4/23: Odisha’s Puri is among the Seven Liberation destinations in the country being promoted by Tourism Ministry in domestic and global markets. Other destinations are Ayodhya, Mathura, Maya (Haridwar), Kashi (Varanasi), Kanchi Avantika (Ujjain), and Dwaravati (Dwaraka, Gujarat). “Ministry of Tourism, inter-alia, promotes tourist destinations of India, including the Saptha Moksha Puri (Seven Liberation destinations), viz., Ayodhya, Mathura, Maya ...

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Inviting Applications for the National Startup Awards 2023; deadline 31.05.2023

Newdelhi:7/4/23:Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) launched the National Startup Awards (NSA) in 2020 to reward and recognise outstanding startups and enablers in the startup ecosystem that are building innovative products and demonstrating measurable social impact. So far, three editions have acknowledged startups and enablers who have been instrumental in revolutionising the development of Indian startup ecosystem. ...

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The President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu inaugurated the Gaj Utsav-2023 at the Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga :7/4/23:The President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu inaugurated the Gaj Utsav-2023 at the Kaziranga National Park today (April 7, 2023).Speaking on the occasion, the President said that there is a very sacred relationship between nature and humanity. The culture of respecting nature has been the identity of our country. In India, nature and culture have been linked to each other ...

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States advised to identify emergency hotspots; ramp up testing, vaccination and ensure readiness of hospital infrastructure

Newdelhi:7/4/23:“Centre and States need to continue working in collaborative spirit as was done during the previous surges for COVID-19 prevention and management”. This was stated by Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare as he virtually interacted with State Health Ministers and Principal Secretaries/ Additional Chief Secretaries, here today. The virtual meeting was held in the presence ...

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Ministry of Railways will construct new Broad-Gauge line between Junagarh to Nabarangpur station in Odisha

Newdelhi:7/4/23:The Network Planning Group (NPG) under PM GatiShakti at its 46th session examined and recommended 4 Infrastructure projects. The meeting was chaired by the Special Secretary, Logistics Division, DPIIT, Ms. Sumita Dawra and saw active participation of senior officials from key member ministries/departments including Department of Telecommunication (DoT), M/o Environment, Forest and Climate Change, M/o Railways, M/o Ports, Shipping and ...

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Cabinet approves revised domestic gas pricing guidelines

Newdelhi:6/4/23:The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the revised domestic natural gas pricing guidelines for gas produced from nomination fields of ONGC/OIL, New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP) blocks and pre-NELP blocks, where Production Sharing Contract (PSC) provides for Government’s approval of prices. The price of such natural gas shall be 10% ...

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Three noted personalities from Odisha received the prestigious Padma Shri

Newdelhi:5/4/23: The President of India, Droupadi Murmu presented 3 Padma Vibhushan, 5 Padma Bhushan and 47 Padma Shri Awards for the year 2023 at the Civil Investiture Ceremony-II held at Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening. P resident of India, Droupadi Murmu presented  PadmaShri Odia litterateur Dr Antaryami Mishra From Odisha, three noted personalities received the prestigious Padma Shri. They are: Odia litterateur ...

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA PRESENTS PADMA AWARDS 2023 AT THE CIVIL INVESTITURE CEREMONY

Newdelhi:5/4/23:The President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu presented 3  Padma Vibhushan, 5 Padma Bhushan and 47 Padma Shri Awards for the year 2023 at the Civil Investiture Ceremony-II held at Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening (April 5, 2023). Among the dignitaries present on the occasion were the Vice President of India, Prime Minister and Union Minister for Home Affairs. List of ...

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Ministry of I&B inks partnership with Amazon India in the field of Media, Entertainment and Public Awareness

Newdelhi:5/4/23:Union Minister of Information & Broadcasting Shri Anurag Thakur today announced a partnership between the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting and Amazon India in the field of media, entertainment and public awareness. Speaking at the launch of the partnership Shri Anurag Thakur said that India being an ancient civilization offers millions of stories which are yet to be told. The ...

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PM addresses 5th International Conference on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure

Newdelhi:4/4/23:The Prime MInister, Shri Narendra Modi today addressed the 5th International Conference on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (ICDRI) 2023 via a video message. The Prime Minister said that CDRI arose from a global vision that in a closely connected world, the impact of disasters will not just be local.Therefore, “our response has to be integrated not isolated”, he said. He noted ...

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