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BJD names spokesperson, ex-minister for Rajya Sabha, speaker's polls

Pradip Kumar Amat had resigned on May 6 as the state Finance Minister, along with nine others, and the Chief Minister had effected a major reshuffle in his cabinet the next day.

 

Odisha: Bonda tribe man forced to pay bribe to doctor for wife's delivery!

A man belonging to the particularly vulnerable tribal groups (PVTG) Bonda tribe has alleged that he has to pay bribe to a doctor at the Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital, for C-section delivery of his wife.

Blistering heat persists in Odisha, Titlagarh hottest again

Blistering heat persisted in Odisha on Tuesday with Titlagarh regaining its position as the hottest place in the state at 43 degree celsius.

Rahul Gandhi meets Odisha party leaders, revamp on cards

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday held a meeting here with party leaders from Odisha as the organisational revamp in the state unit is imminent following the party's poor performance in zila parishad polls.

SHOCKING! 18-yr-old gang-raped by lover, five friends for four days in Odisha

A woman was allegedly raped by her lover and his five friends for four days at Udala in Mayurbhanj district, police said on Monday. 

10 ministers inducted in Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik's cabinet

Ten ministers including six new faces from the Biju Janta Dal (BJD) party were inducted into the cabinet of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik-led Odisha government on Sunday.

10 Odisha ministers resign, reshuffle on Sunday

Finance Minister who is likely to resign from his post on Saturday, is tipped to become the Speaker.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to chair cabinet reshuffle tomorrow
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to chair cabinet reshuffle tomorrow

In a major revamp, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is likely to reshuffle his cabinet tomorrow.

Odisha speaker resigns amid speculation of ministry reshuffle

Odisha Assembly speaker Niranjan Pujari on Friday resigned from his position giving rise to speculation that several ministers may resign apparently to pave the way for the reshuffle.

BJD strong enough to counter BJP: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

BJD President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday said his party was strong enough to counter the BJP in the state.

CRPF jawan found dead in Odisha's Balangir, probe underway

A Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF) jawan Sanjay Bagh was found dead under mysterious circumstances here on Thursday.

India successfully test fires Agni-II Ballistic Missile
India successfully test fires Agni-II Ballistic Missile

The Agni-ll Ballistic Missile was successfully test fired on Thursday at 10.22 a.m from A.P.J Abdul Kalam island of Dhamara in Odisha.

Scorching heat back in Odisha; rains in some coastal states

Blistering heat conditions returned in most parts of Odisha after a two-day respite and maximum temperatures crossed the 40-degree mark in many parts of the country, even as some coastal states received rains.

Rajya Sabha bypoll in Manipur, Odisha on May 25

Bypolls to the vacant Rajya Sabha seat from Manipur and one from Odisha will be held on May 25, the Election Commission announced on Wednesday.

Naveen Patnaik's green signal to estranged BJD leaders
Naveen Patnaik's green signal to estranged BJD leaders

BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday gave a green signal to the estranged leaders who either quit the party or were expelled in the past.

 

Odisha Govt. became violent after poll defeat: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The Odisha government has become `violent` after suffering defeat in the recently held Panchayat elections, said Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday.

Tell me your concerns instead of going to media: Naveen to BJD leaders

"If senior leaders have anything negative to say, they should come to me with their concerns and not go to media", Patnaik told reporters in response to queries about articles by a senior BJD MP that had triggered a row in party.

Prohibitory orders after communal tension in Odisha town

"Prohibitory orders under Section 144 CrPC were imposed and armed forces deployed in the town to maintain law and order and prevent any flare up," Superintendent of Police Anup Kumar Sahoo said.

Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan advocates linking of Mahanadi and Rushikulya rivers

 Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan today advocated linking of Mahanadi and Rushikulya rivers saying it will enable the creation of irrigation potential in several Odisha districts.

Four times weekly direct Bhubaneswar-Kuala Lumpur flights

Direct flights were launched from Bhubaneswar to Kuala Lumpur for the first time today by AirAsia, who said it is committed to enhance connectivity in India for the rising number of leisure and business travellers.

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Check bse.odisha.nic.in and orissaresults.nic to check Odisha BSE HSC Class 10 Results 2017, Odisha Matric Results 2017, Orissa HSC Result 2017/Odisha Board (Class 10) Matric Exam Results 2017.

BJP MLA says Naveen Patnaik meeting Vajpayee more than a courtesy call

A day after BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik met former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Delhi, a BJP MLA today claimed the Odisha Chief Minister's visit was more than just a courtesy call.

Jaibali Water project likely to be delayed in Odisha's Berhampur

The commissioning of the Rs 581 crore Janibili mega water supply project here is likely to be delayed as the Centre is yet to give permission to lay pipelines along the national highway.

Odisha BSE 10th HSC Results 2017, BSE Odisha 10th Results 2017, Odisha Board BSE Class 10 Results 2017 to be declared on April 26
Odisha BSE 10th HSC Results 2017, BSE Odisha 10th Results 2017, Odisha Board BSE Class 10 Results 2017 to be declared on April 26

The Board of Secondary Education, Odisha will announce the BSE Odisha Results 2017, Odisha Board BSE Class 10th Examination Results 2017, Odisha BSE Results 2017, Odisha Matric Results 2017, Odisha HSC 10th Result 2017, BSE Orissa 10th Results 2017 on April 26.

Heat wave: Odisha govt announces summer vacation in schools from tomorrow

As the heat wave condition intensified in Odisha where Titlagarh was the hottest place at 45.5 degrees Celsius today, the state government announced summer vacation in schools from tomorrow, a week ahead of schedule.

Odisha BJP executive meet focuses on strengthening base

The Odisha unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday began its two-day state executive meeting with a view to strengthening its organisational base in the state ahead of the 2019 elections.

BJP will form government in Odisha in 2019: Naidu

Naidu further asserted that all efforts were being made to ensure that Central benefits reached to the people across the country.

Modi govt's policies revolutionary, for first time people rejected religious identities: BJP resolution
Modi govt's policies revolutionary, for first time people rejected religious identities: BJP resolution

For the first time people are voting for development instead of caste and religious identities, the party claimed, as it cited its massive win in Uttar Pradesh and rise in Manipur to make its point.

Make all efforts to provide justice to Muslim women if victimised by social evils: PM on triple talaq
Make all efforts to provide justice to Muslim women if victimised by social evils: PM on triple talaq

“There should not be exploitation of Muslim women. If there are social evils, the society should be woken up and efforts made to provide justice,” the PM said at the BJP national executive meeting.

With eye on 2019, PM Narendra Modi's 'Mission Odisha' takes off
With eye on 2019, PM Narendra Modi's 'Mission Odisha' takes off

Putting Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's fortress under threat, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after aiming for 'Congress Mukt Bharat' seems to be targeting regional players.