Odisha CM lauds Sudarsan Pattnaik for winning US awards

Naveen Patnaik Monday congratulated sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik for winning prizes at the World Cup of Sand Sculpting 2014 held in Atlantic City in the US.

Odisha CM meets Naidu, seeks modification of JNNURM funding

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today met Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu and sought modification of funding released under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) so as to make the scheme state specific.

Naveen Patnaik`s property value goes up by Rs 4.15 crore

The value of Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik`s property has gone up by Rs 4.15 crore since the 2009 elections and is now worth Rs 11.88 crore, the BJD president`s affidavit said.

BJP seeks clarification on CBI-Naveen meet

BJP demanded clarification from Odisha CM and CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on their meeting saying "people wants to know what transpired between them.

It`s too early: Naveen says on Left, secular parties meet

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, who was the first to advocate an alternative government minus Congress and BJP at the Centre, on Tuesday said it was still too early for such a move.

Odisha CM happy over minimal casualty, says rehab next challenge

Expressing relief over the minimal casualty due to cyclone Phailin, Odisha CM identified rehabilitation as the foremost challenge for his government.

Odisha CM attacks govt for neglecting special status demand

Stepping up pressure on the Centre over the special category status demand, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik hit out at the UPA government saying it was "discriminatory" towards states not ruled by Congress or its allies.

Naveen says Union Budget not to ensure food security

Terming Budget as "disappointing", Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik alleged there is no significant policy intervention to revive growth in the economy.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 67

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday celebrated his 67th birthday in a simple manner receiving flowers from well wishers, official sources said.

Naveen supports Ramdev`s campaign if peaceful

Naveen Patnaik extended support to yoga guru Ramdev`s campaign against black money, but said the movement should be pursued in Gandhian style.

Naveen leaves Odisha to visit UK

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday left Odisha to go on a nine-day visit to United Kingdom.

Take up student killing case with US: Odisha CM

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday urged the Centre to take up the matter with the US authorities.

Italian hostage release: Krishna thanks Odisha CM

External Affairs Minister SM Krishna thanked Odisha Chief Minister for personal
intervention in getting the Italian hostages released.

MLA abduction: Odisha CM speaks to Chidambaram

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik called up Home Min P Chidambaram and briefed him about the situation arising out of the kidnapping of MLA by Naxals.

Odisha CM says CAG report shocking

Naveen Patnaik described as `shocking` the CAG`s report reportedly pegging a Rs 10.7 lakh crore loss to the exchequer due to coal allocations.