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Cong leader lashes out at Centre, Haryana Govt

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | Karnal | in Chandigarh

Senior Congress leader and AICC media incharge, Randeep Singh Surjewala on Sunday lashed out at the BJP led Central and Haryana Governments saying that due to the wrong policies of the ruling Government, farmers are forced to commit suicide every day. Surjewala while addressing a public meeting on the 75th birth...

Nominations invited for AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Engineering Council of India (ECI) have invited nominations for AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards from students of AICTE-approved degree and diploma-level technical institutions. The Principals or Directors of all AICTE-approved institutes and polytechnics may send nominations of their students to Director (SDC), AICTE by...

HP sets up biodiversity committees in 366 gram panchayats

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | Shimla | in Chandigarh

Himachal Pradesh has set up biodiversity management committees initially in 366 gram panchayats in biodiversity-rich Chamba, Kullu, Shimla, Sirmaur, Kinnaur and Lahaul-Spiti districts under a United Nations project. These committees have taken the initiative to document all biological diversity available in their respective areas, including traditional knowledge, by way of preparing...

JAC urges Centre, Punjab Govt to immediately release SC scholarship fund

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | Mohali | in Chandigarh

Many of the Punjab colleges are denying admission to the students belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC) category due to non-release of funds under the Post-Matric Scholarship for SC students. No less than three lakh SC students of Punjab are facing problem, claimed the joint action committee (JAC) comprising 13 different Associations...

Illegal sex determination racket busted

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

A team of Haryana Health Department has busted an alleged illegal sex determination racket being run at a hospital in Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab. Deputy Commissioner, Panchkula, Gauri Prashar Joshi, said that acting on a tip-off, the team of the District Administration sent a decoy customer to Mahesh Hospital in Fatehgarh Sahib...

Panel formed to look into rural roads maintenance

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

Development Commissioner R Balakrishnan will head the Empowered Committee to look into better maintenance of rural roads. The Department of Rural Development (DoRD) formed the committee comprising 11 members to take care of the roads in rural zones of the State. DoRD Secretary Bishnupada Sethi has formed the committee which...

Start Buxi train from Puri to Mumbai: MP Swain

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

Rajya Sabha BJD member Narendra Kumar Swain recently raised the issue of introducing a new train after Buxi Jagabandhu from Puri to Mumbai in Parliament. It would be a glowing tribute to the departed Paika leader, who had waged a relentless struggle in 1817 against the Britishers, he said. A large number...

Bring Subarnapur under S’pur PSK, Governor urged

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | SONEPUR | in Bhubaneswar

A team of the Being Human Foundation led by Srikumar Mahanta submitted a memorandum to Governor SC Jamir through the Subarnapur district Collector demanding inclusion of Subarnapur district under the Sambalpur Passport Kendra (PSK) jurisdiction. ADM Biswanath Barik received the memorandum in the absence of Collector. Notably, the Centre had opened a...

Fraudster held for duping job aspirants in Brahmapur

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR | in Bhubaneswar

In a shocking case, more than 4,000 youths have been duped here by a fraudster under the guise of being offered overseas jobs. This came to light after the arrest of the main accused of the fake placement racket Subrat Palo. Police sources said the main accused Palo had opened a...

K’put med college classes to begin on September 4

Monday, 21 Aug 2017 | PNS | KORAPUT | in Bhubaneswar

MBBS classes in the newly-established Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital (SLNMCH) here would begin from September 4 this academic session. The college has the annual intake capacity of 100 MBBS students. “The SLN Medical College is all set to welcome its first batch students. All infrastructure works, required for...



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