JB Patnaik

Tearful adieu to former Odisha CM JB Patnaik

Thousands of people on Wednesday gave a tearful farewell to former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik as his body was taken out in a procession in the city.

Apr 22, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

JB Patnaik - politician, scholar, litterateur and journalist

Known for his political acumen and skill in devising plans, JB Patnaik remained the focus of Odisha politics for over four decades.

Apr 21, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

JB Patnaik withstood test of time in politics: Naveen

Terming JB Patnaik as an "institution" in himself, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said the leader withstood the test of time in politics.

Apr 21, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi condoles death of Patnaik

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday condoled the death of former Odisha Chief Minister J B Patnaik, saying his life was spent in the service of the people.

Apr 21, 2015, 13:57 PM IST

Assam CM condoles Patnaik's death

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has condoled the death of former state governor JB Patnaik on Tuesday.

Apr 21, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

JB Patnaik chanted 'Vishnu Sahasranam' hours before end: Daughter

A great devotee of Lord Jagannath, former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik himself chanted "Vishnu Sahasranam" while having darshan of Lord Balaji at Tirupati temple hours before he breathed his last at Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences.

Apr 21, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

PM Modi condoles JB Patnaik's demise

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik, saying his contribution to the state's development will always be remembered.

Apr 21, 2015, 11:31 AM IST

Biju, JB, Naveen ruled for 35 yrs, still Odisha poor: Srikant Jena

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.

Oct 06, 2013, 23:33 PM IST

AICC expels former Odisha MP from party

Congress on Tuesday expelled former MP Soumya Ranjan Patnaik, son-in-law of former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik, sending out a tough message to party leaders in the faction-ridden state unit ahead of Assembly and Lok Sabha polls.

Oct 01, 2013, 16:55 PM IST

Barua will not be harassed if he comes for talks: Governor

ULFA`s elusive `commander-in- chief` Paresh Baruah and members of his group will not be "harassed" by security agencies if they come forward for peace talks with the government, state Governor JB Patnaik said on Sunday.

Sep 01, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Assam Assembly platinum jubilee celebrations end

The year-long platinum jubilee celebrations of the Assam Legislative Assembly on Sunday came to an end with the address of Governor JB Patnaik.

Apr 07, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

Assam Budget Session to begin from March 4

The opening day of the session would be addressed by Governor JB Patnaik and the 2013-14 budget for the state would be presented on March 11.

Feb 24, 2013, 08:26 AM IST

Assam Guv for spcl vehicles to seal river Indo-B`desh border

Assam Governor J B Patnaik today suggested patrolling of the porous India-Bangladesh border by special riverine vehicles to check illegal immigration.

Feb 13, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

Governor greets people of Assam on Bihu

Assam Governor JB Patnaik has wished people of the state for a happy and prosperous Bhogali Bihu.

Jan 12, 2013, 15:46 PM IST

`Consider voters list for rehabilitation in Bodo area`

Assam Governor JB Patnaik has suggested that BTC authorities rehabilitate the violence-affected people of BTAD on the basis of the voters` list.

Dec 07, 2012, 18:07 PM IST

‘Maoists are latest insurgent element in Assam’

Assam Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik said Maoists were the latest insurgent elements
to have "silently intruded" into the region.

Dec 20, 2011, 22:05 PM IST

JB Patnaik asks people of Orissa to think of future

Assam Governor J B Patnaik on Friday
asked the people, specially technocrats, to read the glorious
history of Orissa and think of the state`s future development
to bring prosperity.

Apr 01, 2011, 18:11 PM IST