Naveen Patnaik

Odisha: Anganwadi workers on strike for over 3 weeks

Anganwadi workers and helpers across Odisha are on strike for over three weeks to press for their demands, including regularisation of their services as class three government employees.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
Odisha: Rs 1000 for pregnant women to come to hospital

Odisha: Rs 1000 for pregnant women to come to hospital

The programme was launched after a number of incidents of pregnant women being carried on shoulder or cot or walking to reach hospital for delivery came to the fore.

Sep 23, 2017, 22:27 PM IST
Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

"We have been making demands for different categories of people. This time, the MLAs have urged the chief minister to increase the salary of lawmakers," said Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati.

Sep 13, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
 Odisha flyover collapse: Engineer arrested, case against four others

Odisha flyover collapse: Engineer arrested, case against four others

A case has been registered against Praharaj, Assistant Engineer Kishore Rout and Directors of Panda Infra Project, which was executing the construction work of the bridge, Khurania said.

Sep 11, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
Ruckus over flyover collapse issue, Opposition demand CM's resignation

Ruckus over flyover collapse issue, Opposition demand CM's resignation

When Patnaik was reading out the statement, Congress and BJP legislators rushed to the Well of the House, demanding his resignation, as he also holds the Works Department.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:48 PM IST

Naveen Patnaik is like a 'defunct transformer': Amit Shah

Amit Shah expressed confidence that the BJP's 120-plus seat mission in the state would certainly fructify.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
BJD criticises Amit Shah for remarks against Naveen Patnaik

BJD criticises Amit Shah for remarks against Naveen Patnaik

BJD spokesman Pratap Deb, party general secretary Arun Sahu and Sanjay Dasburma at a press meet said that Naveen Patnaik entered politics after the death of Biju Patnaik.

Sep 07, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

Odisha session adjourns after obituary references

Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra of Congress and Pradip Purohit of BJP also paid their tribute to the departed leaders following which the House observed a minutes silence.

Sep 07, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Only BJP and Communist parties have internal democracy: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said internal democracy exists only in the BJP and Communist parties.

Sep 06, 2017, 23:21 PM IST
Orissa High Court judge recuses from hearing pleas against Naveen Patnaik

Orissa High Court judge recuses from hearing pleas against Naveen Patnaik

As the cases were listed today, Justice Mishra withdrew from the case proceedings and requested the Chief Justice to allot the cases to another bench, said Pitamber Acharya, advocate of one of the petitioners.

Sep 06, 2017, 22:54 PM IST

Odisha gets a state run medical college after 54 years

Odisha on Monday got a state run medical college after a gap of 54 years with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurating Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital (SLNMCH) here.

Sep 04, 2017, 21:01 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Odisha to implement salary hike from Sept

7th Pay Commission: Odisha to implement salary hike from Sept

Odisha government on Wednesday announced implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations in the state.  

Aug 30, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Congress MLA Subal Sahu dies in Odisha

The three-time Congress MLA was being treated for cancer.

Aug 22, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Odisha cabinet approves land, property rights to slum dwellers

The Odisha cabinet on Tuesday approved granting land rights to slum dwellers living in municipalities and Notified Area Councils (NACs) and property rights to those living in municipal corporations.

Aug 08, 2017, 18:48 PM IST

No chance of going back to NDA fold, says BJD

BJD on Thursday ruled out any possibility of forging an alliance with BJP.

Jul 28, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik directs implementation of anti-graft policy

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik directs implementation of anti-graft policy

Sources said the Vigilance Department has already received 560 complaints against corruption in rural housing schemes.

Jul 24, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Asian Athletics Championships: Cultural extravaganza marks opening ceremony

Asian Athletics Championships: Cultural extravaganza marks opening ceremony

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik declared the Championships open at the Kalinga Stadium in front of a capacity crowd with international athletics federation president Sebastian Coe and Asian body chief Dahlan Al-Hamad in attendance.

Jul 05, 2017, 21:06 PM IST

Implementation of GST should be smooth: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

The GST was launched in Parliament at the stroke of midnight, much like the solemn function which marked the country's independence.

Jul 01, 2017, 14:51 PM IST
Devotees throng Puri as annual Rath Yatra begins

Devotees throng Puri as annual Rath Yatra begins

A sea of devotees, undeterred by the heavy downpour, thronged the town of Puri for the world famous annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings that began on Sunday.

Jun 25, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Odisha raises Odisha Swift Action Force to deal with crisis situation

This new OSAF will meet the challenge at the time of need," Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said.

 

Jun 23, 2017, 16:11 PM IST