BoB celebrates 112th Foundation Day

BoB celebrates 112th Foundation Day

Sunday, 21 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Bank of Baroda, Raipur region office and different regions under it celebrated the 112th Foundation Day. BoB Deputy General Manager, Raipur Region, Ranjeet Kumar Mandal said the bank was established on July 20, 1908 by its founder Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in the princely state of Baroda in Gujarat. He said as...

Dr Gopal stresses on institutional delivery to eradicate malnutrition

Sunday, 21 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | SUKMA

nSenior advisor to NITI Aayog, Dr Madan Gopal while reviewing the development indicators set by the Aayog for Sukma district on Saturday stressed on reinvigorating the efforts aimed at institutional delivery and eradicating malnutrition from the district. “There is need for special efforts for ensuring institutional delivery. All pregnant ladies should...

IIM Raipur hosts professional development training

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

To promote excellence and quality teaching in technical institutions, Indian Institute of Management, Raipur organised a five-day “Professional Development Training” for senior faculty members under Technical Education Improvement Program (TEQIP) III at VW Canyon from July15-19. It was the tenth “Professional Development Training” programme under TEQIP III and was conducted under...

Chhattisgarh’s weavers are no less than artists, says renowned painter

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Sarees from Chhattisgarh are not getting admiration only from those who wear these  elegant female outfits. Even connoisseurs of arts are falling for them for the artworks woven on them.  Renowned painter Ratnakar Lal, who visited the on-going exhibition at Chhattisgarh Sadan, said he was amazed to see the work done...

Supplementary budget of Rs 4341.52 crore passed

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh assembly on Friday passed the present government’s first supplementary budget of Rs 4341.52 crore by voice vote.  The total budget was of Rs 95,899.45 crore with supplementary budget it has increased to Rs 100,241 crore for the year 2019-20. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel also tabled on the monsoon session of...

School closed at Naxal affected Bhejji reopened after 13 years

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | SUKMA

Braving Maoist threats, a school was reopened after 13 years in Bhejji, one of the most sensitive regions of the Naxal-hit Sukma district. The school in Bhejji had to be closed down after people shifted to police protected camps following the bloody ‘Salwa Judum’       movement in Bastar region. “Bhejji was one of...

Congress’s protest a political drama: Kaushik

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

The BJP has termed the statewide protest called by the Congress on July 20 a political drama and asked the state government to concentrate on works instead of engaging in political gimmicks. Senior BJP leader and Leader of the Opposition Dharamlal Kaushik in a statement on Friday said allotment of rice...

Egg row: PCC chief appeals to help tackle malnutrition

Saturday, 20 July 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Amid ongoing controversy over serving of eggs in mid-day meal to government school children, PCC chief Mohan Markam appealed to various religious sects of the state as well as the political adversaries to help the government in tackling the malnutrition among poor children, and not to politicise the issue. “It is a curse on a...

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