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Khandu distributes appointment letters to 1,256 new govt. recruits

22 Feb 2024 | 11:44 PM

Itanagar, Feb 22 (UNI) The Arunachal Pradesh government on Thursday distributed appointment letters to 1,256 new recruits under various state government departments.

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Accenture opens Advanced Technology Center in Bhubaneswar

22 Feb 2024 | 10:54 PM

Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (UNI) The New Odisha is forging ahead towards progress, buoyed by innovation, new ideas, and a strong entrepreneurial ethos, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Thursday.

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Peace will return soon in Manipur : Governor

22 Feb 2024 | 10:18 PM

Imphal, Feb 22 (UNI) Manipur will be once again peaceful soon, Governor Anusuiya Uikey said on Thursday while addressing a function to observe the first anniversary of the governorship. The governor celebrated the completion of one year of service to Manipur State as governor at Raj Bhawan.

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Odisha cabinet approves Rs.2000 financial assistance to landless agricultural household

22 Feb 2024 | 10:15 PM

Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (UNI) The Odisha cabinet on Thursday provided an one-time additional financial assistance of Rs.2000 to landless agricultural households in the state under the KALIA scheme.

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Police remove BJP's Bengal chief from near Sandeshkhali PS

22 Feb 2024 | 10:06 PM

Kolkata, Feb 22 (UNI) The BJP's West Bengal unit president Sukanta Majumdar was removed from near the Sandeshkhali police station where he was holding a sit-in protest on Friday evening after he refused to withdraw his demonstration until the prime accused Shahjahan Sheikh in the alleged torture of women and land grabbing was arrested.

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Odisha cabinet accords Hindi Movie “12th Fail” as tax-free in the state

22 Feb 2024 | 9:18 PM

Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (UNI) The Odisha cabinet on Thursday accorded approval to the recently released Hindi movie 12th Fail tax-free in the state.

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Calcutta High Court grants bail to Republic Bangla reporter Santu Pan

22 Feb 2024 | 9:17 PM

Kolkata, Feb 22 (UNI) The Calcutta High court on Thursday granted bail to Republic Bangla TV reporter
Santu Pan, who was arrested while reporting at restive Sandeshkhali on February 19, court sources said.

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Odisha government. asked to extend EPF benefits to Mid-day meal, Asha and Anganwadi workers

22 Feb 2024 | 9:12 PM

Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (UNI) EPFO Bhubaneswar has asked the Odisha government to extend the benefits of EPF & MP Act 1952 to the honorary workers such as Mid day meal workers, Asha and Anganwadi workers in the state.

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22 Feb 2024 | 9:03 PM

Displaced families of East Pakistan and Burma will have ownership of land in Odisha- Cabinet
Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 (UNI) The Odisha cabinet on Thursday approved for allotment of 515 eligible displaced families of East Pakistan and Burma with DP tenements free of cost up to four tenements per family.

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Congress promises legal gurantee for MSP if elected

22 Feb 2024 | 8:55 PM

Aizawl, Feb 22:(UNI) All India Congress Committee (AICC)National Spokesperson and the party's in-charge for the northeast region, Mathew Anthony
said they would legalise MSP into a law if the I.N.D.I.A. alliance comes to power in the 2024 elections.

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Arunachal Dy CM exhorts youths to actively engage in State-building efforts

22 Feb 2024 | 8:40 PM

Itanagar, Feb 22 (UNI) Senior BJP leader and Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein on Thursday encouraged the youths to actively engage in the State-building efforts and contribute towards shaping a better future for the state.

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Mizoram police warns people against unwitting involvement in drug trafficking

22 Feb 2024 | 8:37 PM

Aizawl, Feb 22(UNI): The Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department on Thursday issued a caution to the public advising them against unwitting involvement in drug trafficking via air travel or other means of transportation.

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NBWL approves five vital projects for Assam, Chief Minister expresses gratitude

22 Feb 2024 | 8:33 PM

Guwahati, Feb 22 (UNI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday expressed his gratitude to the Union Minister for Forest and Environment after the National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) approved five vital projects for Assam.

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TMC, Cong in Meghalaya condemns ‘harassment’ of nun in Assam

22 Feb 2024 | 8:09 PM

Shillong, Feb 22 (UNI)Members of Opposition Congress and Trinamool Congress on Thursday expressed their serious concern over the harassment of a
missionary nun in Goalpara, Assam when she was traveling from Dudhnoi to Goalpara on February 17 and condemned it.

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Arunachal CM hails Union Cabinet nod on FMBAP continuation

22 Feb 2024 | 7:33 PM

Itanagar, Feb 22 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has welcomed the Union Cabinet’s approval on the continuation of the centrally sponsored scheme, Flood Management and Border Areas Programme (FMBAP), with a total outlay of Rs 4,100 crore for a period of 5 years from 2021-22 to 2025-26.

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