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Moderate rain lashes Dehradun

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

Moderate rain lashed Dehradun on Saturday morning, providing relief to the people who had been grappling with a sultry climate for the past few days. Bikram Singh, director Uttarakhand Meteorological Centre, said that moderate rainfall was reported from various places in the state capital and other parts of Garhwal region...

Min flaggs off mobile wool cutting machine

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

State Animal Husbandry Minister Rekha Arya has flagged off mobile wool cutting machine under wool cutting and marking scheme in Dehradun on Saturday. Notably, sheep rearing is an important part of the State’s economy. As per the 19th animal census-2012, the state was having four lakh sheep with 17032...

Replace chlorine gas with liquor, orders DC

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

Taking note of the incident of 18 persons, including three children, being admitted at the hospitals following suffocation and burning sensation in the eyes due to leakage of Chlorine gas from the Jal Sansthan premises located on Rajpur Road on late Thursday night, the Garhwal Commissioner Dilip Jawalkar on Saturday...

28% voters turned up in MKP College Student’s Union poll

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

In a low turnout, around 28 per cent out of total 2015 voters turned up to cast votes in the students’ union election in MKP (PG) College on Saturday. Amid tight security, polling for the students’ union election was held in the college peacefully. The first- time voters looked ...

Odisha families anxious about relatives

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The tragic accident of the Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday that reportedly killed 10 passengers and left many more injured was a cause of worry for many Odisha families whose relatives were travelling by the train. According to information, some families became anxious about the fate of...

Stalemate on VAT deferment to Indian Oil Corp resolved

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

A day after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan discussed the contentious issue of deferment of VAT on products of the Indian Oil Corporation Limited's (IOCL) Paradip Refinery on Friday in New Delhi, the dispute was resolved on a mutual basis on...

Media 11 win friendly cricket tie in B’pur

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR | in Bhubaneswar

The Brahmapur Municipal Corporation (BMC) organised a friendly cricket match between the Corporators and mediapersons in observance of the upcoming Local Self-Government Day at the Brahmapur Stadium here on Friday. The media team won the match by eight wickets. The Corporator 11 won the toss and decided to bat first. They...

Eminent experts join KIIT HR meet

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

The KIIT School of Management organised its 8th National HR Conclave on Saturday. Theme of the conclave was "Beyond HR: Transcending Functional Boundaries". Founder, KIIT and KISS Dr Achyuta Samanta inaugurated it and shared his experience and insights about HR being more of practical than conceptual knowledge. Different panel discussions were...

2 DAV CSPur students selected for NASA visit

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

In the recently-published results of the third and final round of International Mathematics and Science Olympiad, Yash Mishra of Class-7 and Swetasnigdha of Class-8 of the DAV Public School, Chandrasekharpur here emerged as the 1st and 2nd position holders, respectively. Both Yash and Swetasnigdha will get gold medals, citations, tablets and...

Central team to probe PMAY scam in Mahanga

Sunday, 20 Aug 2017 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR | in Bhubaneswar

Union Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has directed the Chief Controller of Accounts to conduct an inquiry into the alleged irregularities in PMAY-G beneficiary selection in Cuttack district’s Mahanga block. Tomar issued this direction in response to a request of Union Petroleum and Natural...



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