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
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
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
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
The trial was tracked by various radars and electro-optic systems.
14 May 2019 12:01 PM
Puri was followed by Khordha (9), Cuttack (6), Jajpur (4), Mayurbhanj (4) and Kendrapada (3) in the casualty list.
13 May 2019 9:42 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 1,000 crore assistance for Odisha and he also did an ariel survey of cyclone ravaged area.
13 May 2019 5:15 AM
Cyclone Fani which made landfall in Puri district on May 3 left a trail of destruction in the state.
11 May 2019 4:04 PM
The BJP and BJD had entered into a coalition in 1998 and fought together against the Congress till 2009 when both the parties parted ways.
10 May 2019 6:44 AM
In capital city Bhubaneswar, though around 10 per cent of mobile towers were damaged, net services stands completely disrupted till date.
10 May 2019 2:01 AM
“I have asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to undertake repair works in the temple,” said Mr Mohapatra.
09 May 2019 2:29 AM
The state government informed that situation in eight out of total nine affected districts has improved.
08 May 2019 8:58 PM
The chief minister’s office used the Internet services to gather cyclone-damage information from various affected pockets.
08 May 2019 7:07 AM
Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Mr Modi praised the Odisha government’s pre-cyclone and post-cyclone efforts.
07 May 2019 5:18 AM
Cyclone Fani had caused huge destruction in the state Friday and claimed at least 34 lives.
07 May 2019 2:30 AM
Cyclone Fani lashed Odisha, triggering heavy rainfall accompanied by wind claiming lives and leaving behind a trail of destruction.
06 May 2019 10:13 AM