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Odisha launches action plan to reduce migration
April 29, 2017

Bhubaneswar, April 29: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday announced a special action plan to reduce migration problem in the state and create livelihood opportunities. Initially, the action plan would be implemented in Bolangir and Nuapada districts. It would be scaled up and replicated in other migration-prone areas in a phased manner, he said. […]






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Odisha clears nine investment proposals
April 29, 2017

Bhubaneswar, April 29: The Odisha government on Saturday approved nine projects with an investment of Rs 1,770.43 crore. The State Level Single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA) meeting presided over by Chief Secretary A.P. Padhi approved the proposals in food processing, plastics, renewable energy and steel sectors. At least 10 investment proposals from different companies were […]






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Construction of chariots for Ratha Yatra begins in Odisha
April 29, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Puri, Apr 29: The construction of three gigantic wooden chariots of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra for the famous Ratha Yatra in Odisha’s Puri started today on the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Tritiya. As per tradition, three wooden logs were brought to ratha khala near the Sree Jagannath Temple here. The purohits then took […]






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Odisha CM offers worship to Budhi Thakurani in Berhampur
April 29, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Berhampur, Apr 29: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik offered worship to Budhi Thakurani during his visit here today. A day after Union Petroleum & Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan visited Berhampur and had darshan of the deity, Patnaik witnessed the famous Budhi Thakurani yatra for the first time in the town. […]






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Akshaya Tritiya – An auspicious day for wedding
April 29, 2017

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, Apr 29: As Akshaya Tritiya holds significance for Hindus for launching new ventures, it is also considered an auspicious day to start new inning of life. According to Hindu belief, love between a married couple continues to grow and will not decay if the wedding will take place on the […]






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