close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

BJD

Presidential Polls: Electoral College numbers seem to be in Ram Nath Kovind's favour

Presidential Polls: Electoral College numbers seem to be in Ram Nath Kovind's favour

With the BJD, a faction of the AIADMK, the TRS and the YSRC firmly behind the BJP, its vote share would come to nearly 8,83,578 much more than the 50 per cent plus mark.

BJP steps up campaign for its Presidential nominee, to file nomination before June 24

BJP steps up campaign for its Presidential nominee, to file nomination before June 24

Bharatiya Janata Party and allied MPs are being called to New Delhi by Tuesday to sign the nomination papers. 

Throw eggs, I'll make omelet: Babul Supriyo to BJD, Congress workers

Throw eggs, I'll make omelet: Babul Supriyo to BJD, Congress workers

Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Thursday ridiculed the ruling BJD and the opposition Congress in Odisha and said he would make omelet if eggs were hurled at him.

BJD bandh to protest closure of Kalma barrage gates

The bandh observers demanded immediate opening of the gates of the barrage so that the flow of Mahanadi into Odisha from Chhattisgarh does not get affected.

Eggs hurled at Union Agriculture Minister's vehicle; 5 arrested

The incident took place when the union minister left the state guest house and was on his way to attend a programme on "Sabka Sath Sabka Bikas" in Jatani.

Eggs hurled at BJD MP Jay Panda during water tank inauguration

Eggs hurled at BJD MP Jay Panda during water tank inauguration

Alleged supporters of Biju Janata Dal MLA Pratap Jena hurled eggs at party MP Jay Panda on Tuesday, after the former was not invited during a water tank inauguration ceremony.

BJD govt in Odisha a failure on all fronts: Opposition

"BJD had promised to transform Odisha, but pushed the state backward because of misrule, corruption, neglect of farmers and farm sector and inefficiency for the last 17 years," OPCC president Prasad Harichandan told reporters here.

BJD's Deb set to enter Rajya Sabha, files nomination

The ruling party also set in motion the process to get Pradip Kumar Amat elected as the Odisha assembly`s new Speaker.

All 30 districts can't be represented in ministry: Patnaik

"We have 30 districts. All 30 districts can't be represented in ministry. There is a limit to the number of ministers you can have," Patnaik told reporters on his return from Delhi after four days.

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.

 

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.

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.

 

BJP's growing popularity in Odisha rattles BJD?

BJP's growing popularity in Odisha rattles BJD?

It seems the growing popularity of BJP in Odisha is making ruling BJD truly nervous!

Farmer suicide case rocks Odisha Assembly for 5th Day

The opposition BJP and Congress disrupted proceedings in the Odisha assembly for the fifth consecutive day today demanding constitution of a House committee to probe into farmers suicide in the state.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik indicates reshuffle in ministry

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik indicates reshuffle in ministry

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today hinted at a possible reshuffle in the council of ministers after the budget session of the assembly Ends on April 7.

Bill for permanent water tribunal moved in Lok Sabha

A bill to set up a single, permanent tribunal to adjudicate all inter-state river water disputes was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, amid opposition from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD).

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik dismisses reports about ill-health

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday dismissed reports about his alleged ill-health doing the rounds on the social media and said he is fit.

Will review BJD's panchayat poll performance: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Will review BJD's panchayat poll performance: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the performance of the ruling BJD will be reviewed diligently and correctives applied in both the party and government.

Odisha panchayat poll results: BJD on top; BJP makes gains

Even though the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) retained the top position in the recently concluded panchayat polls in Odisha, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has taken a giant stride forward, while the faction-ridden Congress party got decimated.

BJD,Congress should apologise to people of Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today asked the BJD and Congress to apologise to the people of Odisha for failing to usher in development rather than criticising the Prime Minister's remark on the state.