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Dharmendra Pradhan
Andhra-Odisha border dispute: Pradhan seeks Patnaik's intervention for harmonious resolution

Writing a letter to the Chief Minister, Pradhan said border dispute issues emerged in the villages in South Odisha.

  • Friday, 04 November 2022
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Star campaigners intensify campaigning

The leading political parties have intensified the campaigns for their respective candidates as the day for Dhamnagar by-poll is inching closer.

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  • Saturday, 29 October 2022
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Dhamnagar bypoll: Dharmendra Pradhan, Sambit Patra meet CEC, demand action against BJD

Pradhan and Patra uged the CEC to take action against those involved in the money distribution.

  • Wednesday, 26 October 2022
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Dharmendra Pradhan targets Odisha Govt over abolition of contractual employment system

Recently the Odisha government made an announcement to regularise more than 57,000 contractual employees at an expense of staggering 1300 crore rupees per annum to support this employment drive.

  • Saturday, 22 October 2022
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Prabhas' Adipurush disappoints fans: Will it be hat-trick of flops for Baahubali?

Prabhas's Adipurush teaser launched last evening has been a big disappointment for his fans with many predicting that it might be a hattrick of flops for the Baahubali actor.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
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NEP recognises all Indian languages as national languages: Pradhan

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that the National Educational Policy (NEP) 2020 recognises all Indian languages as national languages.

  • Sunday, 18 September 2022
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Pradhan seeks CACLB recommended wages for coal mine labourers of Odisha's Angul dist

The labourers should get the wages as per the recommendations of the Central Advisory Contract Law Board (CACLB), Pradhan said in a letter to the Union Minister of Coal and Mines, Joshi and Labour & Employment Minister, Yadav.

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
Yet to get reply from Mamata on WB teacher recruitment issue: Edu Min
Yet to get reply from Mamata on WB teacher recruitment issue: Edu Min

Trinamool Congress spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP Sukhendu Sekhar Roy told PTI that he will not respond to Pradhan's comments on the recruitment issue as the matter is sub-judice.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
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Dharmendra Pradhan, Pradip Amat seek more houses for Odisha under PMAY-G, Giriraj slams Odisha govt over massive corruption

Earlier, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking additional houses for Odisha under PMAY-G.

  • Thursday, 11 August 2022
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'Adhere To System Of Governor Functioning As Chancellor Of Universities'

The arrangement is that President of India should function as Chancellor or Visitor for national institutions and the Governor should function as Chancellor for respective state universities and it is a "perfect" and "well-tested arrangement".

  • Monday, 04 July 2022
Rath Yatra: 205 special trains, over 300 regular trains to ferry devotees, says Minister 
Rath Yatra: 205 special trains, over 300 regular trains to ferry devotees, says Minister 

A huge covered space has been made by Railways to accommodate 15,000 devotees with Food Court, Drinking Water and Toilet facilities.

  • Friday, 01 July 2022
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Ask ASI to take over excavation of Odisha's post-Mauryan site: culture minister urged

The site, which is spread over 17 hectares at Barpali in Bargarh district, has yielded numerous artefacts and antiquities.

  • Saturday, 18 June 2022
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Dharmendra Pradhan brings PMAY house-for-vote allegation on BJD

Pradhan threw salvo at the BJD ruled Odisha government from Mahanga in Cuttack while addressing a public gathering on the occasion of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) eight years at Centre.

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022
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Odisha Going Bengal Way In Violence: Dharmendra Pradhan Alleges Police Of Shielding Prashant Jagdev

Dharmendra Pradhan lambasted Odisha Police and State administration while alleging them of saving the neck of Chilika MLA Prashant Jagdev who has been arrested for deliberately ramming his car into a crowd

  • Thursday, 24 March 2022
Education System Severely Affected Due To Pandemic: Dharmendra Pradhan
Education System Severely Affected Due To Pandemic: Dharmendra Pradhan

The NEP further states that all programmes, courses, curricula, and pedagogy across subjects, including those in-class, online, and in ODL modes as well as student support will aim to achieve global standards of quality, the minister added.

  • Monday, 21 March 2022
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Mahanga Double Murder: ‘Naveen, His Anarchist Minister Have Gone Blind’; Dharmendra Pradhan

The Union Minister came down heavily on the State government and questioned the police investigation and its outcome after one year of the brutal double –murder.

  • Thursday, 06 January 2022
BJP Announces Odisha Core Committee: Jay Panda, Dharmendra Pradhan, Samir Mohanty In List
BJP Announces Odisha Core Committee: Jay Panda, Dharmendra Pradhan, Samir Mohanty In List

Party's State In-charge for Odisha and National General Secretary D Purandeshwari and State Co In-charge Vijaypal Singh Tomar have been included in the list as special invitee members.

  • Monday, 29 November 2021
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Odisha Chhatra Congress Workers Protest Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan's Visit To Utkal University, Clash With Police

The activists showed black flags and shouted 'go back'  slogans against the minister before his arrival at the venue. In the process, they also clashed with police personnel who tried to prevent the march of the protestors

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
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Dharmendra Pradhan’s ‘Moral Grounds Jibe’ At Odisha CM’; BJD Responds

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Dharmendra Pradhan targeted Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday (Nov 19) on the Mamita murder case. This came amidst the ongoing protests in the state, demanding the dismissal of Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra over his alleged links in the sensational murder case.

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  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
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Mamita Murder Case: ‘Where Is Your Morality Now’, Dharmendra Pradhan Asks CM Naveen

Targeting Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the Mamita Meher murder case, Union Education Minister and senior BJP leader, Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday said that Patnaik is having double standards over his proclaimed principles.

  • Friday, 19 November 2021
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India, US Are Natural Allies, Especially In Field Of Education: Dharmendra Pradhan

He said India's National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 has opened up the mobility of students and teachers across the globe and it encourages research partnerships and mutually beneficial educational collaborations.

  • Thursday, 11 November 2021
Centre Urged To Set Up MITRA Park In Odisha
Centre Urged To Set Up MITRA Park In Odisha

In the letter, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan highlighted that Odisha has a long and rich history of textiles and the handlooms of Odisha have gained worldwide acclaim for their design and quality.

  • Tuesday, 26 October 2021
FYUP Likely To Be Implemented In All Central Universities
FYUP Likely To Be Implemented In All Central Universities

The Ministry has said that this course is different from the 4-year graduation course introduced last time in 2013.

  • Sunday, 17 October 2021
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Bhubaneswar To Jaipur Direct IndiGo Flights From November 2

Now you can fly directly between temple city Bhubaneswar and pink city Jaipur. IndiGo airline is commencing direct flight services between the two cities next month.

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  • Saturday, 16 October 2021
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Assistant Professor Recruitment: Big Change In Eligibility

In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, the centre has decided to put on hold the plan to make PhD a minimum qualification for recruitment of assistant professors this year. This information was recently shared by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

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  • Saturday, 02 October 2021
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Odisha-Andhra Border Row: Pradhan Recommends Measures To Andhra CM For Peaceful Resolution

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has termed the spread of the border skirmishes from 20 odd villages under Kotia Gram Panchayat to other border villages in Koraput and Gajapati districts as ‘unfortunate’ and ‘matter of serious concern’.

  • Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Central Universities To Fill-Up 6,000 Vacant Posts By October 2021
Central Universities To Fill-Up 6,000 Vacant Posts By October 2021

Central Universities to work on mission-mode to fill-up the 6,000 vacant posts by October, 2021, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday.

  • Friday, 03 September 2021
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SDI Bhubaneswar's Permanent Campus Inaugurated

National Education Policy 2020 which is being implemented now has a special focus on skilling the youth in their native language.

  • Saturday, 21 August 2021
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National Education Policy To Turn India Into Global Knowledge Hub: Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, on Wednesday, said that the New Education Policy (NEP) 2020 will turn India into a global knowledge hub where IITs will play a crucial role

  • Wednesday, 18 August 2021
BJP’s 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' In Odisha From August 19 to 22
BJP’s 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' In Odisha From August 19 to 22

The 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' by the newly-inducted Union Ministers will be taken out in Odisha from August 19 to 22. 

  • Saturday, 14 August 2021
Lok Sabha Passes Bill For Setting Up Central University In Ladakh
Lok Sabha Passes Bill For Setting Up Central University In Ladakh

According to the statement of objects, the bill seeks to amend the Central Universities Act, 2009, to provide for the establishment of a University named "Sindhu Central University" in Ladakh.

  • Friday, 06 August 2021
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Is Centre's 'Ujjwala Sanitary Napkin' scheme a ploy to counter Odisha govt's 'Khushi'?

Bhubaneswar: The Centre today inaugurated ‘Ujjwala Sanitary Napkins’ manufacturing units in Odisha which is being seen as an attempt to counter the ‘Khushi’ scheme launched by the State government. In the first phase, 100 manufacturing units will start operating with the joint effort of Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) and Common Service Centres (CSC). As per […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Pradhan seeks Odisha CM’s intervention in land allocation process of LPG bottling unit

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s intervention to speed up land allocation process for setting up a LPG bottling unit in Khurda. In the letter written to the CM on Friday, Pradhan stated that the Chief Minister should direct the concerned authorities for issuance of necessary permission so that work […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Book on achievements of tribal Odia hockey players released

Bhubaneswar: ‘Hockey Hai Zindegi’ (Hockey Is Life), a book on the struggle of tribal hockey players of Odisha was released by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday. The book was released at a function orgainsed by the National Yuva Cooperative Society Limited. Written by noted sports journalist Satyendra Pal Singh, the book is about the […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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BSKY better than Ayushman Bharat: Odisha CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar: A day after Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan targeted the State government over deteriorating standards of healthcare services in the State, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today took a jibe at the universal healthcare coverage scheme of the Centre. Patnaik stated aliments and accidents never occur only to those who are below poverty line (BPL) […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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BJD met ECI to submit info on case against Naveen: Dharmendra Pradhan

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan took a jibe at BJD’s Puri MP Pinaki Misra over his statement that he met the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seek simultaneous polls in the State. Pradhan claimed that Misra met the ECI to provide information on the poll expenditure case pending against BJD president and Chief Minister […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Jharsuguda airport to connect 6 cities under UDAN-III

Jharsuguda: Commercial flight services from Jharsuguda airport will begin under the UDAN-III scheme, informed Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today while addressing a press conference in New Delhi. Pradhan informed that flight services will start from Jharsuguda to Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi and Raipur. While SpiceJet and Alliance Air will start flight services between […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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PM Modi to inaugurate new campus of IIT Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new campus of IIT Bhubaneswar and also lay the foundation stone for IISER in Berhampur during his scheduled Odisha visit on December 24, informed Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today. Through a tweet, Pradhan informed that PM Modi will also inaugurate several other development projects during his Odisha […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Pradhan, Patro engage in war of words over LPG subsidy, chit fund scam

Berhampur: Taking a dig at Odisha Food Supplies Minister Surjya Narayan Patro, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today alleged that Patro and his son were grilled by the CBI in connection with their involvement in chit fund scam. Pradhan’s statement came during a ‘Jan Paramarsh Yatra’ in Digapahandi area of Ganjam district. Further responding to the […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Shelter Home Shame: Pradhan writes to Rajnath Singh, demands action against accused

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought Centre’s intervention in the sexual harassment of girl inmates at Dream Center shelter home in Beltikiri village of Dhenkanal. In a letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Pradhan made a request for exemplary action against the perpetrators of the heinous crime. Citing the request from State president […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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