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Timing not right: Naveen Patnaik’s sister Gita Mehta says no to Padma Shri

Gita Mehta cited 'timing of the award' as the reason for refusing to accept the Padma award.

27 Jan 2019 5:57 AM

Congress expels ex-Union minister Srikant Jena for 'anti-party activities'

Congress also expelled former MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria for alleged anti-party activities, a senior leader said.

20 Jan 2019 12:41 PM

Modi, Shah target bigger chunk of Odisha Lok Sabha seats

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited Odisha four times since September 2017.

19 Jan 2019 6:28 AM

Naveen Patnaik told to consult CJ on new benches

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

Class 8 student delivers baby in Odisha district

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

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Naveen Patnaik woos anganwadi workers with eyes on poll

The hike will come into effect retrospectively from October 1, 2018, a government release said.

14 Jan 2019 6:02 AM

NCP backs Naveen Patnaik on reservation for women

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

Naveen Patnaik: BJD will not be part of proposed mahagathbandhan

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

Odisha seeks financial assistance for helping drought-affected farmers

The crop loss of nearly 33pc has been recorded in pockets of nine districts in Odisha.

28 Dec 2018 4:53 PM

Odisha Fire Services to assist rescue operation in Meghalaya mining tragedy

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

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Over 100 BYV members join BJP

The youth workers were inducted into BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

26 Dec 2018 12:14 PM

BJD MPs, MLAs asked to donate month's salary to party ahead of election

‘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

In Odisha, PM Modi inaugurates development projects worth Rs 14,523cr

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

Odisha CM hits out at Cong, BJP over demand on farm loan waiver in state

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

Parties try hard to woo farmers, tribals and dalits in Odisha

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

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BJP promises farm loan waiver in Odisha if party comes to power

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

Naveen Patnaik writes to CMs over quota for women

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

Odisha witnesses spurt in political violence ahead of LS, Assembly polls

Ministers who have been assaulted or manhandled are mostly those opposing the BJD or CM Naveen Patnaik.

03 Dec 2018 12:05 AM

Odisha shelter home shut after harassment charge

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

Treated as ‘furniture’ in BJP: 2 Odisha MLAs resign from party

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

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