Gita Mehta cited 'timing of the award' as the reason for refusing to accept the Padma award.
27 Jan 2019 5:57 AM
Congress also expelled former MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria for alleged anti-party activities, a senior leader said.
20 Jan 2019 12:41 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited Odisha four times since September 2017.
19 Jan 2019 6:28 AM
During every general elections and Assembly polls, the issue of establishment of permanent bench of Odisha high court has cropped up.
15 Jan 2019 6:34 AM
Vehicular traffic between Daringbadi and Berhampur and other parts of the district was adversely affected due to the road blockade agitation.
14 Jan 2019 6:19 AM
The hike will come into effect retrospectively from October 1, 2018, a government release said.
14 Jan 2019 6:02 AM
The BJD has been showcasing its drive for 33 per cent reservation for women as its commitment towards “women empowerment.”
11 Jan 2019 6:19 AM
The Odisha CM also maintained that the BJD would continue to stay equidistant from the BJP and the Congress.
10 Jan 2019 2:07 AM
The crop loss of nearly 33pc has been recorded in pockets of nine districts in Odisha.
28 Dec 2018 4:53 PM
At least 15 miners have been trapped in a coal mine in East Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya for more than two weeks.
28 Dec 2018 11:33 AM
The youth workers were inducted into BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
26 Dec 2018 12:14 PM
‘Charity begins at home, whatever we are today, it is because of the party, so it would be our pleasure to donate,’ said MP Prashant Nanda.
25 Dec 2018 3:18 PM
This is a part of the central government’s ‘Purvodaya’ vision – a vision to develop the eastern parts of India.
24 Dec 2018 3:50 PM
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
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
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
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
Ministers who have been assaulted or manhandled are mostly those opposing the BJD or CM Naveen Patnaik.
03 Dec 2018 12:05 AM
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
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