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Odisha government has planned to to make the state beggar free.

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Bhubaneswar:27/3/17: In a significant move, the state government has planned to to make the state beggar free. With the implementation of the proposed plan, nobody will choose begging as the means of livelihoods. The government has asked all district collectors to conduct a survey on beggars and prepare action plans to include them in a proposed scheme that envisages their ...

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Barnali Hota in top 5 in Dil Hai Hindustani

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Bhubaneswar:27/3/17:Singing wizard Barnali Hota and Euphony group entered into top 5 in the popular reality show Dil Hai Hindustani aired on Star Plus yesterday.With Euphony band of Maharashtra, Odia girl Barnali enthralled the audience and judges by singing ‘muqabla muqabla…’ at the music reality show. song.Barnali and her team were placed among top 5 finalists for their powerful performance at ...

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Narendra Modi will stay in Odisha two days for BJP’s 3-day national executive meet

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Bhubaneswar: 27/3/17:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will stay in Odisha for two days during BJP’s 3-day national executive meet to be held here from April 14. Informing this, party’s Odisha in-charge Arun Singh said party functionaries will meet on April 14 and the meeting will be presided over by national president Amit Shah. The meeting on April 15 and 16 will ...

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Odia week shall be observed across the state from Odia New Year

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Bhubaneswar:27/3/17; The State’s GA department has been asked by Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi for preparing a schedule to observe Odia week starting from Odia New Year which aims at escalating motivation among the government employees to use Odia language. In a high level meeting, he reviewed the usage of Odia language in Government offices and the updates on the ...

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Government of Odisha Government to recruit against 20, 000 vacant posts for SC and ST

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Bhubaneswar:27/3/17: Government of Odisha is all set to take action plan for recruiting personnel against 20, 000 vacant posts that is reserved for SC and ST categories in various departments. In a review meeting, Chief Minister (CM) Naveen Patnaik has directed the staff selection commissions of the state for preparing annual examination calendar within a month time on Saturday. He ...

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New gallery on 1817 Paika Rebellion inaugurated in the State Museum

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BHUBANESWAR:24/3/17:A new gallery on 1817 Paika Rebellion was inaugurated in the State Museum on Thursday to mark 200 years of the revolt. While the gallery has a small but interesting collection of arms and other articles used by Paikas, an interesting add to it is a 40-minute light and sound show. “This gallery is a part of the year-long celebration ...

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Pyarimohan Mohapatra consigned to flames at Satyanagar crematorium

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Bhubaneswar21/3/17:Poltician and Burocrate Rajya Sabha member Pyarimohan Mohapatra were consigned to flames at Satyanagar crematorium here in presence of top political leaders, well wishers and family members. Mohapatra’s last rites were performed with Hindu rituals. His son Sambit Mohapatra lit the leader’s funeral pyre. It may be noted here that the 77-year-old leader passed away in the Mumbai-based PD Hinduja ...

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Bishnu Charan Das going to resign from Rajya Sabha within two days

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Bhubaneswar:20/3/17: Bishnu Charan Das, newly appointed Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Board today said that he is going to resign as the member of Upper house in two days to follow the ‘one man one post’ norm. In the process to tender his resignation, Das said he would meet Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari in two days and request ...

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Bureaucrat Pyari Mohan Mohapatra passed away

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Bhubaneswar: 20/3/17: To be referred to as Chanakya in the political spheres bureaucrat Pyari Mohan Mohapatra passed on 19th.March,2017 evening at Hinduja hospital in Mumbai. His condition was critical since the last few days. Born in Talcher, he studied B.A. (Hons.) in Economics, M.A. in Political Science, Diploma in Development Administration Educated at Ravenshaw College, Cuttack, Allahabad University, Allahabad and London ...

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City Gas Distribution project in Odisha unveiled

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Bhubaneswar:19/3/17:Union Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today launched the implementation of City Gas Distribution (CGD) project in Odisha capital today, aimed to benefit around 5 lakh households in the Twin City. Notably, the Bhubaneswar CGD project will be built with a capital expenditure of around Rs 1, 000 crore. It will benefit around 25 lakh people in Khordha ...

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