In the assembly elections of Odisha, Patro had defeated BJP's Pinky Pradhan in Digapahandi constituency.
01 Jun 2019 4:52 PM
Patnaik was administered oath of office and secrecy by governor Ganeshi Lal in a grand ceremony held at the Idco Exhibition Ground.
30 May 2019 5:24 AM
It is the first time Patnaik has taken oath in an open public ground. In 2000, 2004, 2009 and 2014, he was sworn in at Raj Bhavan.
29 May 2019 8:34 AM
Rao, who hails from Jatni village, also used the opportunity to extend good wishes to the Indian team.
28 May 2019 4:55 PM
Invitations have also been sent to leaders of different political parties in the state.
27 May 2019 9:15 PM
BJD put up a tough fight against BJP and managed to retain 12 of 21 Lok Sabha seats in the state.
26 May 2019 2:27 PM
While five women won from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), two emerged victorious from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
26 May 2019 1:28 AM
Patnaik has continued his grip over Odisha with his party, BJD, winning 112 Assembly seats in the 147-member House.
25 May 2019 5:15 PM
"Congress, like the left movement, is over. I see the future of Indian politics as BJP versus federal forces," BJD MP added.
25 May 2019 3:07 PM
Patnaik became Chief Minister of Odisha in 1997. From then on he never lost in the five Assembly elections held in the state.
23 May 2019 9:24 PM
The mishap took place on NH 26 when the family was returning home at Khuseiguda village and the truck hit their car, killing five.
22 May 2019 1:25 PM
Dutee's elder sister Saraswati Chand on Monday, told that the sprinter's partner "pressurised and blackmailed" her for wealth and property.
21 May 2019 8:24 PM
Dutee, the 100m record holder, recently came out of the closet and revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship.
21 May 2019 1:36 PM
Sasmit Patra is confident that BJD will form the govt for the 5th consecutive time in Odisha.
20 May 2019 9:03 AM
The death toll in the state due to cyclone Fani touched 64 with Puri recording the maximum number of casualties at 39.
19 May 2019 9:33 AM
According to state government’s official sources, 2571 livestock (cows, buffaloes and bullock); 2803 goat and sheep have been killed in Fani.
19 May 2019 4:34 AM
Panda’s counsel Deepak Patnaik said police had levelled several false cases against him following his arrest in 2014.
19 May 2019 2:45 AM
The toilet was allotted to him under the Centre's flagship programme, Swachh Bharat Mission.
18 May 2019 2:36 PM
The red rebels set ablaze five tractors and some machines used in the work, police said.
15 May 2019 3:56 PM
The groom, Surendra from Nakatideula village, meanwhile was so drunk that he lost his balance while reaching the ‘mandap’.
15 May 2019 6:06 AM