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NSpur honours IG Panda for unique cycle journey

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | NARASINGHAPUR | in Bhubaneswar

Inspector General (IG) Sanjib Kumar Panda, who is a son of soil of Narasingpur, was felicitated here recently. The SARP, a local social organisation, in association with the Ekalabya Training School, Sahitya Samaj, Sahitya Sansad, Rural Sports Development Centre, Art of Living and Narasingopur Literature and Culture Council held the felicitation...

‘Retirement will be biggest driver of saving’

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

India’s economy grows on a faster pace, opening numerous opportunities for creation of assets but saving mentality of Indians are not growing at desired rate, said UTI Asset Management head Debasis Mohanty here. “As per an estimate, more than 30 crore Indians would cross the age of 60 by 2030....

Mass wedding of Muslim youths held

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | SAMBALPUR | in Bhubaneswar

The Allah Hajrat Kalyan Samiti, a socio-cultural organisation formed recently for uplift of the poor and downtrodden, organised a mass marriage (Samuh Nikah) for Muslim youths in the Idgah ground of Sakhipada here on Monday. Fourteen boys and girls from different parts of the State tied nuptial knots on this day...

Odisha bag one point; match drawn

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Bhubaneswar | in Bhubaneswar

The Odisha team bagged a point in its fifth Ranji game of the season against Baroda that ended in a draw in Vadodara in Gujarat. Odisha were bowled out for 445 and hence conceded 58-run first innings lead to the home side. The Baroda team scored at a good rate against...

Work for nat’l unity, B’ngir youths told

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | BALANGIR | in Bhubaneswar

The 100th birth anniversary of late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was observed at Jhalap village under Bongomunda block. It was organised jointly by the Nehru Yuva Kendra and Palli Pragati Pathagar, Jhalap. Former Congress MLA from Kantabanji Santosh Singh Saluja was the chief guest on the occasion. Saluja recalled the efforts...

CM opens, lays stones of projects

Monday, 20 Nov 2017 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR | in Bhubaneswar

Amid tight security, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik made a five-hour-long whirlwind tour of his home district Ganjam on Sunday and inaugurated and laid foundation stones for several developmental projects. Patnaik’s visit was considered significant as the polls for civic bodies will be held early next year. He came from and returned...

Shifting of Collectorate, RTO to B’pur demanded

Monday, 20 Nov 2017 | KRUSHNA CHANDRA PANDA | BRAHMAPUR | in Bhubaneswar

The Bharatiya Vikas Parishad (BVP), a socio-development organisation fighting for public welfare and convenience, has once again voiced its demand for shifting of the two key district-level offices, Ganjam Collector’s office and Regional Transport Office (RTO), from Chhatrapur to Brahmapur to enable the public to get their Government-level works done...

In brief

Monday, 20 Nov 2017 | PNS | in Bhubaneswar

B’swar cops transferred for ill treating complainant Baleswar: An Assistant Sub-Inspector and a constable of the Sartha police station were transferred after allegations that they misbehaved with a complainant, who had gone to the police station to lodge an FIR, came to the notice of the authorities. Baleswar SP Niti Sekhar...

Local bio-fertiliser body alleges neglect by PRDR Dept

Monday, 20 Nov 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The Odisha Bio-Fertilisers Manufacturers’ Association has alleged that the Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water (PRDR) Department is violating the Central Government rules and promoting units from outside the State to participate in Central Government sponsored and monitored MGNREGA scheme with vested interests. The association in a Press...

Amway celebrates Children’s Day with 15 NGO partners

Monday, 20 Nov 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The Amway India celebrated the Children’s Day with its 15 NGO partners for the ninth consecutive year organising myriad initiatives in association with the Palli Unnayan Seva Samiti. To mark the occasion, the company announced the upgrade of the Amway-Palli Unnayan Seva Samiti Vocational Center in tailoring, along with the introduction...



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