Beyond the conundrum of repo rate and inflation targeting

Beyond the conundrum of repo rate and inflation targeting

Wednesday, 15 June 2022 | SATYA NARAYAN MISRA

Prof Jan Tinbergen, the first Noble laureate in Economics had famously said that for each target you need one instrument; like for combating inflation you need to raise the repo rate. Paul Volker, the Federal Reserve Bank Governor of USA adopted this inflation targeting policy which brought down inflation from...

BJP decries CM joining Assembly virtually

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS

The BJP on Sunday strongly disapproved of the move that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik would join the State Assembly’s monsoon session starting from July 2 through virtual mode as he would be on a foreign tour. In a tweet, BJP State president Samir Mohanty expressed concern over the decision and stated...

Excise seizures in State jump to 96% in May

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | CUTTACK

Commissioner of Excise Ashish Kumar Singh expressed happiness as the State Excise has registered a growth of 96 per cent on detection and seizure of illegal excise substances during the month of May, 2022.   The number of excise cases has increased from 2,270 in May 2021 to 4,450 in May 2022, registering a...

Fire breaks out at Keshari Mall

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

A major fire broke out at the Keshari Mall in premises of the Market Building here on Sunday. However, no casualty was reported.   According to reports, the fire erupted in the first and second floors of the shopping mall. The exact reason behind the mishap was yet to be ascertained.   Fire Service...

CUO holds Master Trainers’ training in CBPR

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | KORAPUT

A three- day face- to- face residential Master Trainers’ Training programme in Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR), organised by the Central University of Odisha (CUO) and sponsored by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi, concluded on Thursday. The programme was conducted under the Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (2.0) of the Union Ministry...

Pradhan lays stone of KV campus in IIT

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday dedicated the Kendriya Vidyalaya in the IIT Bhubaneswar campus and laid foundation for a permanent campus for it. The school would start functioning from the academic year 2022-23 and classes would be held in earmarked classrooms after admission to Classes-I to V. The KV would...

Maoist articles seized during search op

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | PHULBANI

Security forces recovered some Maoist articles from  a cave near Sasiketa village under the Gochhapada police station in Kandhamal district during a combing operation on June 9.   Kandhamal SP Vinit Agarwal on Sunday said that during a joint operation by the Special Operations Group (SOG) and District Voluntary Force (DVF) personnel...

Ghadai suggests tariff cuts on minerals to boost revenue

Monday, 13 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

There is a need to spend 100 per cent of the Budget allocation to eliminate regional imbalance. This would ensure success of the Government’s plan and the overall development of Odisha," said former Finance Minister Prafulla Chandra Ghadai at a full-fledged Budget preparation meeting.   The meeting was chaired by Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari...

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Indo-Pacific Eco Framework: Concept to strategy

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