Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | Last Update : 01:52 AM IST


Modi, Shah force Naveen to turn more aggressive

The Opposition believes since the BJD supremo is now out in the open to lock horns with it, a decisive battle could be fought now.

15 Feb 2019 5:54 AM

Indigenously developed missile system successfully flight tested in Odisha

The success of SFDR propulsion technology is a significant milestone and will pave way for more development.

09 Feb 2019 12:39 PM

BJD's Ladu Kishore Swain passes away at 71

He was admitted to Apollo hospital here on Tuesday due to kidney ailments.

06 Feb 2019 11:21 AM

Govt school teacher raped coworker after promising to marry her: Odisha cops

The police has registered a case and arrested the accused teacher.

04 Feb 2019 3:58 PM

Farm issues in focus before Odisha polls

In order to woo farmers, the BJD govt offered a universal healthcare coverage scheme, Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY).

04 Feb 2019 1:53 AM


Amit Shah praise PM Modi for speaking in hindi in UN meetings

BJP's Amit Shah heaped praises on PM Narendra Modi while referring to surgical strikes and his address in Hindi at the UN General Assembly.

29 Jan 2019 4:06 PM

Expelled Srikant Jena writes to Rahul Gandhi, raises issues concerning Odisha

On January 21, Jena had accused party president Rahul Gandhi of yielding to the Patnaik family and mining mafias in Odisha.

28 Jan 2019 2:03 PM

Timing not right: Naveen Patnaik’s sister Gita Mehta says no to Padma Shri

Gita Mehta cited 'timing of the award' as the reason for refusing to accept the Padma award.

27 Jan 2019 5:57 AM

‘Abuses from BJP, RSS is the biggest gift for me,' says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said on Friday that he doesn’t hate PM Modi but only had differences in views.

25 Jan 2019 3:09 PM

Odisha will not tolerate Central negligence any more: Patnaik

Patnaik has planned to follow PM Modi's trail and address public meetings where opposition BJP held congregations during past few months.

24 Jan 2019 5:08 PM


Expelled Cong leader threatens to expose Rahul for surrendering before Patnaik family

Jena has also claimed that he would expose Gandhi scion to such an extent that the latter would 'not be able to show his face in public'.

21 Jan 2019 10:55 AM

Congress expels ex-Union minister Srikant Jena for 'anti-party activities'

Congress also expelled former MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria for alleged anti-party activities, a senior leader said.

20 Jan 2019 12:41 PM

Modi, Shah target bigger chunk of Odisha Lok Sabha seats

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited Odisha four times since September 2017.

19 Jan 2019 6:28 AM

Past governments ruled like ‘sultanates': PM Modi

PM Modi said some people are opposing celebration of International Yoga Day without understanding that yoga is our ancient asset.

15 Jan 2019 2:52 PM

Naveen Patnaik told to consult CJ on new benches

During every general elections and Assembly polls, the issue of establishment of permanent bench of Odisha high court has cropped up.

15 Jan 2019 6:34 AM


Row over cutting of trees for helipad ahead of PM Modi's Odisha visit

Several trees were cut near railway station ground in Balangir to build temporary helipad without taking prior permission, says official.

14 Jan 2019 10:52 AM

Class 8 student delivers baby in Odisha district

Vehicular traffic between Daringbadi and Berhampur and other parts of the district was adversely affected due to the road blockade agitation.

14 Jan 2019 6:19 AM

Naveen Patnaik woos anganwadi workers with eyes on poll

The hike will come into effect retrospectively from October 1, 2018, a government release said.

14 Jan 2019 6:02 AM

NCP backs Naveen Patnaik on reservation for women

The BJD has been showcasing its drive for 33 per cent reservation for women as its commitment towards “women empowerment.”

11 Jan 2019 6:19 AM

Naveen Patnaik: BJD will not be part of proposed mahagathbandhan

The Odisha CM also maintained that the BJD would continue to stay equidistant from the BJP and the Congress.

10 Jan 2019 2:07 AM