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Surjya Narayan Patro elected as Odisha Legislative Assembly speaker

In the assembly elections of Odisha, Patro had defeated BJP's Pinky Pradhan in Digapahandi constituency.

01 Jun 2019 4:52 PM

Naveen Patnaik takes over as CM for fifth term

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

Naveen Patnaik takes oath as Odisha CM for fifth consecutive term

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

Odisha-based miniature artist carves World Cup trophy on pencil tip

Rao, who hails from Jatni village, also used the opportunity to extend good wishes to the Indian team.

28 May 2019 4:55 PM

Naveen Patnaik to take oath as Odisha CM on May 29; PM Modi invited

Invitations have also been sent to leaders of different political parties in the state.

27 May 2019 9:15 PM

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Newly elected BJD MPs meet Naveen Patnaik

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

Odisha sends 33 per cent women MPs to 17th Lok Sabha

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

Naveen Patnaik's swearing-in-ceremony on May 29

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 needs to 'reinvent' itself: BJD leader Pinaki Misra

"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

17th Lok Sabha results, Odisha: BJD gains majority, Patnaik to become CM for 5th term

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

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Road accident in Odisha kills five, injures two

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

'My sister is blackmailing me for Rs 25 lakh', says sprinter Dutee Chand

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 Chand being blackmailed into marriage by her partner, says her elder sister

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

BJD will play a prominent role in govt formation at Centre: BJD spokesperson

Sasmit Patra is confident that BJD will form the govt for the 5th consecutive time in Odisha.

20 May 2019 9:03 AM

Cyclone Fani: CM Patnaik announces Rs 100 cr package for street vendors, farmers

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

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Fani devastation: Pilgrims, tourists to miss milk-made sweet dishes

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

Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda awarded life term

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

Desperate times: Man turns toilet into home after cyclone Fani razes house to ground

The toilet was allotted to him under the Centre's flagship programme, Swachh Bharat Mission.

18 May 2019 2:36 PM

Maoists set vehicle on fire, releases poster to oppose road construction in Odisha

The red rebels set ablaze five tractors and some machines used in the work, police said.

15 May 2019 3:56 PM

Odisha: Bride rejects drunk groom, walks out of wedding

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

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