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Odisha CM hits out at Cong, BJP over demand on farm loan waiver in state

CM also asserted that his Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) is a better initiative than farm loan waiver.

22 Dec 2018 11:52 AM

Parties try hard to woo farmers, tribals and dalits in Odisha

Taking cue from BJP’s recent defeat in 3 states, BJD is concentrating on development schemes to impress voters.

22 Dec 2018 1:35 AM

BJP promises farm loan waiver in Odisha if party comes to power

Earlier, state Congress chief Niranjan Patnaik too had announced waiver of farmer loans if Congress comes to power in Odisha in 2019.

18 Dec 2018 5:01 PM

Naveen Patnaik writes to CMs over quota for women

Patnaik had earlier written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging the latter to initiate the move to ensure one-third reservation for women.

07 Dec 2018 4:40 AM

Odisha witnesses spurt in political violence ahead of LS, Assembly polls

Ministers who have been assaulted or manhandled are mostly those opposing the BJD or CM Naveen Patnaik.

03 Dec 2018 12:05 AM

Odisha shelter home shut after harassment charge

District child protection Officer (DCPO) Anuradha Goswami has lodged a complaint against the shelter home at Sadar police station.

02 Dec 2018 6:27 AM

Treated as ‘furniture’ in BJP: 2 Odisha MLAs resign from party

Former Union Minister and Odisha MLA Dilip Roy, and senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra resigned from BJP on Friday.

30 Nov 2018 4:16 PM

BJD counters dip in Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik’s popularity

Naveen being projected as a promoter of clean netas, babus, social activists.

27 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

Ahead of 2019 test, Odisha Congress battles against crisis of confidence

Factionalism, exodus of disgruntled veteran leaders is helping BJP make inroads into grand old party’s bastions.

12 Nov 2018 12:10 AM

Odisha: Woman chops off youth’s genitals after tiff over phone

According reports, the victim Rajendra Nayak hailing from Jharabeda village in Ghatagaon in Keonjhar district works in private company in Chennai.

09 Nov 2018 6:49 AM