Odisha: Dongria tribal weavers seek GI tag for Kapdaganda shawl

AB Ota, Director of SCSTRTI, who has filed the application said a GI tag for Kapdaganda is necessary in order to protect the rare shawl from misuse by mass production.

published on : 21st September 2021

Puri police trained on tourist-friendly soft skills

PThe participants were also briefed about provisions relating to prevention of spread of Covid-19.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Centre seeking views of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh on SC categories: Union Minister to Parliament

A national commission to examine the issue of sub-categorisation of scheduled castes in Andhra Pradesh headed by Justice Usha Mehra had been set up in the matter.

published on : 12th August 2021

Suspension axe on procurement inspector in Rourkela

Marketing inspector of Nuagaon shifted to Rajgangpur; ‘Jogan Sahayaks’ dismissed

published on : 26th June 2021

Power employees to write 1 lakh letters to Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy

The employees said that if the managements noticed any lacunae in its implementation, corrective steps must be taken but not cause harm to the employees.  

published on : 9th June 2021

Academics write to president Ram Nath Kovind over violence on SC members in Bengal

The letter claimed that hundreds of such people have fled from West Bengal to other states, including Assam, Odisha and Jharkhand, fearing post-poll violence.

published on : 4th June 2021

Distressed Odisha State Civil Supplies Corporation seeks bailout from State government

Echoing similar concern, NABARD, the biggest lender of Rs 5,000 crore in the loan portfolio of OSCSC, refused to raise its exposure any further without government guarantee or letter of comfort.

published on : 7th May 2021

Lakshman Rekha of 50 percent reservation

The apex court, however, pointed out that it was concerned about adequate representation and not proportionate representation.

published on : 14th April 2021

Rejoin NDA or doors will be opened for YSRC, Union Minister Ramdas Athawale tells TDP 

When asked about the pending cases against the Opposition leader, Athawale said they are yet to be proved.

published on : 27th April 2018

Andhra Pradesh assembly condemns Centre, exposes lies on special category status

Adopts resolution explaining Modi govt’s failure in implementing Reorganisation Act provisions

published on : 14th March 2018

Unanimous resolution passed in Andhra Pradesh Assembly condemning Centre over special category status

Naidu questioned why the Centre was denying Andhra Pradesh SCS despite the 14th Finance Commission not having disallowed it and several other states currently enjoying the status.

published on : 14th March 2018