Viral picture row: Orissa High Court Registry issues statement, says sinster attempt to malign Chief Justice Muralidhar

Cuttack, October 29: “It is extremely unfortunate that a sinister attempt has been made to deliberately malign not only the Chief Justice of the Orissa High Court but the institution of the judiciary as a whole,” stated a Orissa High Court statement against fake news being circulated in social media against Chief Justice Dr S […]

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Jagdeep Dhankar elected 16th Vice President of India

New Delhi, August 6: Former West Bengal Governor and BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Jagdeep Dhankar became the new Vice President for India on Saturday. Dhankhar secured 528 votes over Opposition candidate Margaret Alva’s 182. As many as 725 MPs cast their ballot in the Vice-Presidential poll, which is 92.94 per cent of total […]

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Odisha scripts history as State’s daughter Droupadi Murmu sworn in as 15th President of India

New Delhi/Bhubaneawar, July 25: Odisha on Monday scripted history as State’s daughter Droupadi Murmu was sworn in as the 15th President of India. Murmu was sworn in as the President by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Justice NV Ramana at an impressive ceremony in the packed and historic Central Hall of the Parliament. Apart from […]

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President-elect Droupadi Murmu to take oath on Monday at 10.15 AM

New Delhi, July 23: The ceremony of assumption of office by Droupadi Murmu, the President-elect will be held on Monday at 10.15 AM in the Central Hall of Parliament House. The President-elect will take the oath of office by Chief Justice of India NV Ramana, followed by a 21-Gun Salute. Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah […]

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Odisha’s Droupadi Murmu elected India’s first tribal president

Delhi, July 21: Odisha’s Droupadi Murmu has been declared President-elect on Thursday. Returning Officer for the poll and Rajya Sabha Secretary-General PC Mody on Thursday declared the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance’s candidate the winner of the presidential elections 2022. Murmu contested against the Opposition’s candidate Yashwant Sinha. The president-elect will take oath on July 25. […]

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Presidential Elections: 99% electors cast votes 

New Delhi, July 18: Polling for election to the office of President of India, the highest elective office in the country, concluded successfully in free, fair and transparent manner at the Parliament House tand in each of the 30 places of poll in State Legislative Assemblies including Legislative Assembly of NCT of Delhi and UT […]

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Smriti Irani to chair Zonal Conference of 5 States of eastern region in Bhubaneswar tomorrow

Bhubaneswar, April 12: Union Minister for Women and Child Development (W&CD) Smriti Irani will chair the Zonal Conference of State Governments and stakeholders of Eastern region in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday, according to an official release. “States of Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand and Bihar will participate in the meeting. Zonal meeting in Bhubaneswar is the […]

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Two state-of-the-art ECHO machines inaugurated at SSSIHMS

Whitefield, February 5: Two state-of-the-art Echocardiography (ECHO) machines and TMT machine from GE Healthcare were inaugurated at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences (SSSIHMS), Whitefield on Saturday on the occasion of Saraswati Puja (Vasant Panchami). Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust Managing Trustee RJ Rathnakar inaugurated the new machines in the presence of […]

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India to introduce Digital Rupee soon

Delhi, February 1: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday announced the introduction of Digital Rupee to be issued by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) starting 2022-23. Presenting the Union Budget 2022-23 in the Parliament here today, the Finance Minister said that the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) will give a big boost to […]

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HelpAge India seeks better attention on elder care in Budget 2022

New Delhi, January 27: HelpAge India, a not-for-profit working for elder care, in its budgetary recommendations to the Central Government, recommends a set of measures under 3 core areas of – Income & Social Security, Health & Geriatric Care and creating an Enabling Environment for elders. In view of the consequences of the pandemic the […]

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