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Bijoy Mohapatra’s return gives poltical boost to BJP in Odisha

Bijoy said he took the decision to return to BJP after talking to party’s national President Amit Shah and other senior leaders of the party.

29 Mar 2019 5:39 AM

Naveen Patnaik redraws plans to retain power for fifth term

Patnaik will contest from Hinjli seat that he has been representing since 2000, he has also announced to contest from Bijepur seat in western Odisha.

29 Mar 2019 12:25 AM

BJD fields Odia actor against BJP’s Baijayant Panda

Odisha has 21 Lok Sabha and 147 Assembly constituencies, which will face simultaneous polls in four phases from April 11.

28 Mar 2019 4:09 AM

Complaint lodged against Sambit Patra for holding Jagannath idol in rally

Congress said that Patra has violated the model code of conduct.

27 Mar 2019 9:39 AM

BJD announces 9 assembly constituencies candidates

The names were declared by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, six days after the party released the first list of candidates on March 18.

25 Mar 2019 12:59 PM

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Former BJD MP Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh joins BJP

She was inducted into BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

23 Mar 2019 5:34 PM

Cong names candidates for 2 LS seats, 54 Assembly in Odisha in 2nd list

The party is yet to announce its candidate for the Aska Lok Sabha constituency.

23 Mar 2019 3:43 PM

Modi, Amit Shah, Hema Malini, Odia film stars to campaign for BJP in Odisha

The 40-member star campaigners' list was submitted at the office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Odisha, a party leader said Thursday.

21 Mar 2019 4:05 PM

Kandhamal MP to join Congress: OPCC president

She is likely to formally join the party on March 23 or 24," Patnaik said.

21 Mar 2019 3:25 PM

BJP’s maverick leader keeps all parties guessing

The former minister, however, on Sunday broke his silence and said he would make his stand clear within two days.

18 Mar 2019 2:45 AM

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Approached many parties but no one entertained me: BSP's transgender candidate

Kajal Nayak will contest from Korei assembly seat for upcoming assembly elections in Odisha.

17 Mar 2019 10:54 AM

Third MLA quits as exodus continues to plague Congress

Behera alleged that he worked for Congress for long 20 years but he was neglected and humiliated by the party.

17 Mar 2019 4:03 AM

BJP to return money to chit fund investors

Senior BJP leader Biswa Bhusan Harichandan informed that the committee has decided to incorporate this promise in its manifesto.

17 Mar 2019 3:58 AM

Women aspirants lobbying for party tickets in Odisha

The total number of women MLAs in the 147-member Odisha Assembly is 12.

16 Mar 2019 1:51 PM

After Hindi belt losses, Shah keen to get back to winning mode in Odisha

Apart from eyeing a victory in Assembly elections, BJP is looking to improve its LS tally from the lone seat it won out of 21 in 2014 2014.

16 Mar 2019 7:15 AM

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Odisha Congress to field more women in 2019 polls

Patnaik said candidates had already been shortlisted for 15 Lok Sabha and 105 Assembly seats and the names would be declared soon.

14 Mar 2019 7:24 AM

BJD will perform 'very well' in Lok Sabha, Assembly polls: Naveen Patnaik

BJD will field candidates in the all 147 Assembly seats and 21 Lok Sabha constituencies in Odisha.

11 Mar 2019 3:35 PM

BJD to give 33 per cent Lok Sabha tickets to women

Odisha has 21 Lok Sabha seats. The BJD had won 20 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls while one seat – Sundargarh – went to Bharatiya Janata Party.

11 Mar 2019 6:21 AM

In a setback to Cong, Odisha ex-CM daughter joins BJD

Sources said the BJD has decided to field Sunita as its LS candidatefor Sundargarh seat.

10 Mar 2019 4:54 AM

JSL gets govt nod for private industrial estate

The industrial estate envisages an investment of around Rs 1,532 crore with an employment potential of 19,000 persons.

07 Mar 2019 3:59 PM

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