Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 22:12
For the second time in less than three months wild elephants from nearby Athgarh forest range have approached Cuttack city after crossing the Mahanadi river.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 19:06
The BJD on Wednesday ridiculed Narendra Modi for speaking highly of Biju Patnaik and claimed Jawaharlal Nehru had chosen the legendary Odisha leader to be the defence minister but could not as leaders from Gujarat and Maharashtra opposed the move.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 26, 2013, 19:01
Hinting that the ruling BJD might be a part of the proposed Third Front in the 2014 General Elections, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik dubbed Congress "corrupt" and BJP "communal".
Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 23:33
Barely two days after Union Minister Shashi Tharoor praised Naveen Patnaik for good governance in Odisha, another Union Minister Srikant Jena has held the Chief Minister responsible for the backwardness and poverty of the state.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 21:59
After Shashi Tharoor praised Naveen Patnaik for good governance in Odisha, Srikant Jena has held the Chief Minister responsible for the backwardness and poverty of the state.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 13:27
Residents of G Nuagaon in Odisha`s Ganjam district have urged the government to set up a museum as a mark of honour to legendary Biju Patnaik.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 20:04
Hailing late Odisha chief minister Biju Patnaik as a great patriot and a true nationalist, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh today said flying was a passion and pleasure for the leader.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 14:16
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday inaugurated a new Rs 145 crore domestic terminal at the Biju Patnaik airport in Bhubaneswar, an official said.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 23:06
Ahead of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik completing 13 straight years in office, minister described him as `Lord Krishna` while opposition Congress termed ruling BJD as `Kauravas` of Mahabharat.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 14, 2012, 15:57
The Odisha government on Saturday urged the Centre to declare the Biju Patnaik Airport here as an international airport in view of the requisite infrastructure facilities available in the state capital.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 20:03
M Karunanidhi recalled the late leader`s efforts for the merger of the two Dravidian parties in 1979 and said the attempt failed due to the AIADMK.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 06, 2011, 22:17
A CMO spokesman said: "All the immovable
properties of the CM of Odisha are inherited from his parents - late Biju Patnaik and Gyan Patnaik.
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