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Damodar Rout vows to oust Naveen Patnaik from power

Citing examples of rising number of atrocities, Dr Rout said in many cases the victims who knocked the doors of police did not get justice.

16 Mar 2019 12:39 AM

Ex-minister calls Naveen Patnaik thief, dares him to act

On September 13, Dr Rout was sacked by CM Patnaik for allegedly making anti-party statements.

02 Jan 2019 1:13 AM

Patnaik paid Rs 100 cr to save BJD leaders, says Damodar Rout

There was, however, no reactions for the BJD till this report was filed.

25 Oct 2018 3:24 AM

Nothing to be sad about: Damodar Rout after expulsion from BJD

The seven-time MLA was embroiled in controversy since last week after raising three alleged scams to the embarrassment of the ruling BJD.

13 Sep 2018 8:44 AM

‘Kabhi Gussa, Kabhi Pyar’

The transformation noticed in him at Babai was truly amazing, a member of the delegation observed.

22 Jan 2018 12:36 AM


Odisha CM removes minister over ‘derogatory’ remarks against Brahmins

Damodar Rout had earlier been asked thrice to resign for different reasons. This was the first time that he was removed from the Ministry.

23 Dec 2017 9:19 AM

Brahmins irked at Odisha minister’s ‘beggar’ remark

The Brahmins warned that they would oppose the minister’s scheduled visit to the pilgrim town on December 26.

23 Dec 2017 6:25 AM

No relief for farmers who set crops on fire: Odisha minister

The minister informed that the government would soon start disbursing Rabi loans to farmers.

05 Nov 2017 5:36 AM

Unseen creatures create havoc in Odisha village

Over 150 sheep killed in past two months.

27 Jun 2017 1:52 AM

Reporters' Diary: UP caught in a saffron storm

The bureaucracy is now trying to arrange for saffron bedsheets and curtains in different hues for the Chief Minister’s official residence.

27 Mar 2017 2:37 AM