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Odisha continues to boil under heat wave

Odisha continues to boil under heat wave

🕔09:35, 23.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 23  Several parts of Odisha continued to reel under severe heat wave conditions with 15 cities including the state capital registering temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius on Friday.Titlagarh town, in western Odisha, which had recorded 47 degree Celsius

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Odisha receives Rs.276.54 crore drought assistance

Odisha receives Rs.276.54 crore drought assistance

🕔13:16, 5.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 5  Odisha has received Rs.427.29 crore central assistance towards drought and cyclone Phailin, an official said on Monday. “We have received a sanction order of Rs.427.29 crore on March 31. While Rs.150.75 crore has been granted as Phailin

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Odisha grounds Rs.2.53 lakh crore investment so far

Odisha grounds Rs.2.53 lakh crore investment so far

🕔10:39, 1.Apr 2016

Bhubaneswar, April 01 As many as 46 industries who signed MoUs with the Odisha government have invested 2.53 lakh crore so far in the state, the assembly was told on Thursday.“Ninety-two have inked MoUs with the state government to set up

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Odisha to get 3,700 medistores in 2016

Odisha to get 3,700 medistores in 2016

🕔15:22, 26.Mar 2016

Bhubaneshwar, March 26  A total of 3,700 chemist outlets will open in Odisha this year, minister of state Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan announced on Saturday.“Keeping in mind the health situation of Odisha, it has been decided that a

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Odisha targets to attract Rs.2.25 lakh crore by 2025

Odisha targets to attract Rs.2.25 lakh crore by 2025

🕔10:29, 15.Feb 2016

Mumbai, Feb 15  To catapult the state to a high growth trajectory, the Odisha government on Sunday unveiled new Odisha Industrial Development Plan 2025 (Vision-2025) intending to attract an investment of Rs 2.25 lakh crore and generate 10 lakh jobs

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Odisha to invest Rs.100 crore on developing eco-tourism spots

Odisha to invest Rs.100 crore on developing eco-tourism spots

🕔11:53, 28.Jan 2016

Bhubaneswar, Jan 28  In a bid to boost the eco-tourism sector, the Odisha government is to invest Rs.100 crore to develop eco-tourism spots in the state.The government also decided to put in place a centralised online system for advance booking

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Union Minister for Mines and Steel, Narendra Singh Tomar, the Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram

Union Minister for Mines and Steel, Narendra Singh Tomar, the Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram

🕔10:55, 8.Jan 2016 Read Full Article
Odisha to be soon among leading states in rail network

Odisha to be soon among leading states in rail network

🕔10:40, 21.Dec 2015

Bhubaneswar, Dec 21  With an eye to the promising industrial scenario in Odisha in the next 25 years, Indian Railways will prepare a roadmap to broaden the rail network in the state to make it one of the finest in

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Odisha unveils 3D map to attract tourists

Odisha unveils 3D map to attract tourists

🕔11:32, 26.Sep 2015

Bhubaneswar, Sep 26  In order to increase tourist inflow, a unique Odisha 3D map showcasing significant tourist destinations of the state was unveiled on Friday at Biju Patnaik International Airport here.Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Chandra Panda unveiled the 3D

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Odisha will get Rs.45,000 crore from coal auction

Odisha will get Rs.45,000 crore from coal auction

🕔10:23, 19.Jun 2015

Bhubaneswar, June 19  Union coal secretary Anil Swarup on Thursday said Odisha would get about Rs.45,000 crore in next 25-30 years from the ongoing coal auction process. He said if all the mines are explored, the state would avail an

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Now, buy milk products online in Odisha!

Now, buy milk products online in Odisha!

🕔10:08, 5.May 2015

Bhubaneswar, May 5  Odisha plans to go in for online marketing of milk and milk products prepared by the Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers’ Federation Limited (OMFED), an official said on Monday. The government has advised the state agency OMFED

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Odisha to invest Rs.1,000 crore for tribals’ development

Odisha to invest Rs.1,000 crore for tribals’ development

🕔14:10, 28.Apr 2015

Bhubaneswar, April 28  Odisha plans to invest around Rs.1,000 crore in the next two years to improve the living standards vulnerable tribal groups in the state, officials said on Monday. Presiding over the governing council meeting of the Odisha Tribal

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi unveiling the plaque to dedicate to the Nation of Rourkela Steel Plant, in Odisha on April 01, 2015.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi unveiling the plaque to dedicate to the Nation of Rourkela Steel Plant, in Odisha on April 01, 2015.

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Nagaland, Odisha to get research institutes: Jaitley

Nagaland, Odisha to get research institutes: Jaitley

🕔13:41, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said that institutions of science and educational research would be set up in Nagaland and Odisha. “I propose setting up of institutions of science and educational research in Nagaland and Odisha,”

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Odisha: 7,009 MSMEs go on production in 2013-14

Odisha: 7,009 MSMEs go on production in 2013-14

🕔08:58, 19.Feb 2015

Bhubaneswar, Feb 19  As many as 7,009 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have started production in Odisha with an investment of Rs.669.44 crore during 2013-14, said the Odisha Economic Survey report for 2014-15. With the operation of the MSME

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Odisha sets up ultra-modern veterinary diagnostic lab

Odisha sets up ultra-modern veterinary diagnostic lab

🕔11:41, 30.Jan 2015

Bhubaneswar, Jan 30  Odisha has set up an ultra-modern, veterinary diagnostic laboratory that would help the state to diagnose infectious emerging diseases like bird flu at home, an official said Friday. The bio-safety level-2 laboratory has been established at an

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Odisha seeks Rs.2,100 crore for rural projects

Odisha seeks Rs.2,100 crore for rural projects

🕔13:13, 9.Jan 2015

Bhubaneswar, Jan 9  Odisha has sought Rs.2,100 crore from rural development lender NABARD to build new bridges and roads as well as irrigation and other projects in rural areas. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday met NABARD chairman Harsh Kumar Bhanwala

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Strike hits coal mine operations in Odisha

Strike hits coal mine operations in Odisha

🕔13:36, 6.Jan 2015

Bhubaneswar, Jan 6  The operations of state-owned Coal India Limited (CIL) in Odisha were hit Tuesday as its major workers’ unions joined a five-day nationwide strike against the government’s plans to allow private players in the sector, an official said.

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Odisha to get Rs.2 lakh crore from coal auction in 20-years

Odisha to get Rs.2 lakh crore from coal auction in 20-years

🕔10:08, 29.Dec 2014

Bhubaneswar, Dec 29  Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Odisha would get about Rs.2 lakh crore from the auction of coal blocks in next 15-20 years. “The coal bearing states would get huge benefit from the coal block auctions. Odisha alone

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Coal India forms joint-ventures for Talcher colliery revival

Coal India forms joint-ventures for Talcher colliery revival

🕔12:02, 24.Dec 2014

Kolkata, Dec 24  State-run Coal India Ltd (CIL) said it is embarking upon two joint-ventures to revive the Talcher coalfield in Odisha. The first joint-venture will be formed between CIL and GAIL, both state-run companies for coal gasification project and

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