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Will Sambalpur See Dharmendra's Candidacy In 2024 Polls, Minister's Statement Sparks Speculations
Will Sambalpur See Dharmendra's Candidacy In 2024 Polls, Minister's Statement Sparks Speculations

Sambalpur: The political corridors in Odisha are abuzz with speculations whether senior BJP leader and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will contest the next general election from Sambalpur parliamentary constituency. The speculations were triggered by the interpretation of a statement made by the union minister in Khinda area of Sambalpur district today. Pradhan addressed the people […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Coastal Highway To Become Lifeline Of Odisha: Dharmendra

Kendrapara: The Gopalpur-Digha proposed coastal highway has the potential to become the lifeline of Odisha, said Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday. Pradhan was speaking at a programme organised at the Circuit House here in Kendrapara after visiting Bhitarakanika sanctuary which reopened today after nine days of hiatus for crocodile census. During the occasion, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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DPR Of Brownfield Expansion Project Of Nalco's CPP And Smelter At Angul Is Underway: Union Min Joshi

Bhubaneswar: Union Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi has said that preparation of the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the 0.5 Mtpa brownfield expansion project of Nalcos captive power plant (CPP) and smelter at Angul is underway. In a letter to Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Joshi said there is no change in the brownfield […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan Seeks Scientific Excavation Of Ekamra Kshetra

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday sought Centre’s intervention in carrying out a detailed scientific excavation of the heritage-rich Ekamra Kshetra in Bhubaneswar. The move comes in the backdrop of findings of invaluable remains of an ancient temple floor on the north-west corner of Suka Sari temple by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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ASI Team Reviews Ekamra Kshetra Beautification Project

Bhubaneswar: The discovery of remains of a temple and other structures near the Suka-Sari temple complex, close to Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar has not only created a buzz but also caught the attention of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). A team of ASI led by the Joint Director General (Archaeology) Sanjay Kumar Manjul on […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Govt To Give Rs 1 Lakh Cr Additional Income To Farmers: Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi: The government will provide Rs 1 lakh crore additional income to farmers that will be generated by converting waste into energy, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told Rajya Sabha on Thursday. He said the heap of waste at Ghazipur will also be cleaned soon to create energy. “We have started […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Srimandir Admin Terms 35000 Acre Of Lord Jagannath Land Sale Report False & Motivated
NMA Heritage Draft Bylaws: Centre Assures Not To Hinder Puri Jagannath Temple Development

Bhubaneswar: Union Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel has assured that the heritage bylaws proposed by the National Monuments Authority (NMA) for Puri Jagannath temple will not hinder the developments of the shrine, informed Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday. Pradhan held discussion with the union culture minister after coming across the news about NMA coming […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Petroleum Products' Prices Depend On Int'l Markets: Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan informed the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that the prices of petroleum products in the country are governed by international market forces. The reply from Pradhan came during the Question Hour. Congress member KC Venugopal had objected to the Minister’s response, saying that he was not putting forth the […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Take Timely Step Before Situation Gets Worse: Dharmendra To Odisha CM Over Kotia Border Row

Bhubaneswar: Expressing concern over holding of panchayat polls by Andhra Pradesh in disputed region of Kotia in Koraput and other bordering villages, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday urged the Odisha Chief Minister to take timely action. “Andhra Pradesh’s effort to involve Odisha people in its panchayat polls by crossing the geographical border in Koraput, […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Pradhan Writes To Harsh Vardhan For CoE On Marine Biotechnology in ILS Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought the intervention of Minister of Health, Earth Sciences, and Science & Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan with regard to the establishment of a Centre of Excellence (CoE) on Marine Biotechnology at the Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) in Bhubaneswar. “Keeping in mind the need to balance Odisha’s delicate marine […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Hike In Fuel Prices ‘Temporary’, Says Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Petrol and diesel prices have reached record highs, creating problems and making holes in the pockets of consumers across the country. The petrol price had recently crossed the Rs 100 per litre mark in Sriganganagar town of Rajasthan. Even in Odisha, the extra-premium petrol has also touched the century mark in Malkangiri district. […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
PM-KISAN: Dharmendra Pradhan Urges Odisha CM To Ensure All Registered Farmers Get Benefits
PM-KISAN: Dharmendra Pradhan Urges Odisha CM To Ensure All Registered Farmers Get Benefits

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said many farmers in Odisha are unable to get financial assistance under the PM-KISAN scheme due to non-compliance of procedural requirements and sought the personal intervention of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in this regard. “Percentage of farmers receiving the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana (PM-KISAN) […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
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Not A Good Sign For Asia As Similipal Is Burning, Says Pratap Sarangi; Odisha Forest Minister Seeks Report

Baripada/Bhubaneswar: Nearly 10 days after a devastating wildfire broke out in the Similipal Tiger Reserve and the adjoining sanctuary and continue to devour large chunks of the park in quick succession, the Odisha government seems to have woken up to the unprecedented environmental and ecological disaster now. On Wednesday Odisha’s Forest and Environment Minister Bikram […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
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Odisha To Become Hub Of Maritime Trade: Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi: Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday urged investors to invest in development of ports in Odisha, whose coastline, he said, will be the “hub of maritime trade”. Pradhan, who is also the Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, was speaking at a session on ‘Investment Opportunities in Odisha’ at the ongoing Maritime India […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
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Dharmendra Pradhan Reiterates Request For OBC Quota In Odisha

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday reiterated his request to the Odisha government to implement reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in government jobs and educational institutions, and for Socially Educationally Backward Classes (SEBCs) in educational institutions in the state. “I had written letters to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik seeking reservations for OBCs […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
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