Odisha Jana Morcha launches campaign for CMC polls in style

Rajya Sabha Member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra has launched campaign for his newly formed political party Odisha Jana Morcha (OJM) here for the forthcoming Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) election.

Naveen Patnaik expels Mohapatra from BJD

Pyari Mohan Mohapatra was Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik`s non-official advisor for over a decade.

Ahead of rally, rebel BJD leader`s car damaged

Unknown miscreants on Saturday allegedly stoned and damaged a car belonging to rebel Biju Janata Dal leader Pyari Mohan Mohapatra in Odisha.

‘Naveen Patnaik unfit for BJD president post’

Odisha Jana Morcha founder Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Friday alleging that his suspension from the party was illegal and its President Naveen Patnaik unfit for the post.

OJM seems to be ‘B’ team of Congress: Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik on Monday said Odisha Jana Morcha appeared to be a "B" team of Congress which would have little impact on the people.

Pyari Mohan Mohapatra resigns as BJD RS leader

Suspended BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra resigned as the party`s parliamentary group leader in Rajya Sabha.

Mohapatra issues veiled threat to Naveen

BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra, suspended from the party following an attempted coup, issued a veiled threat should his loyalists be removed.

BJD after Naveen-Pyari divorce

Even as BJD copes with a post-Pyari chapter, the party stands dazed in Odisha.

Naveen not adverse to taking back former leaders into BJD

With Mohapatra suspended from the ruling BJD, Naveen Patnaik said he was not adverse to taking back certain leaders who had quit the party earlier.

Pyari accuses Naveen of shielding politicians in mining scam

Mohapatra accused Patnaik of shielding politicians involved in the mining scam though he (Naveen) was not personally involved in any scam.

Naveen called minister a "bloody fellow": Pyari

Suspended BJD leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra alleged that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had threatened Sarada Prasad Nayak before sacking him from the council of ministers.

BJD MLAs, MPs, ministers hold meeting to counter Mohapatra

With Rajya Sabha MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra likely to disclose something about Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday, panicked BJD leaders met.

Naveen calls suspended Pyari `betrayer, thief`

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said a `mid-night operation` was attempted to topple his government in a "surreptitious manner."

Pyari Mohan Mohapatra calls Odisha CM a `traitor`

Suspended from the BJD Rajya Sabha MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Friday lashed out Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik calling him a "traitor".

Naveen cracks down on dissidents; suspends Pyari

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik suspended dissident MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra, two ministers and MLAs.

Patnaik holds talks to mend fences in BJD

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday began talks with leaders of his Biju Janata Dal (BJD) to bridge the rift that had surfaced while he was abroad, a senior party leader said.

Appropriate decision at the right time: Naveen

Naveen Patnaik held a meeting with party leaders and said an appropriate decision would be taken at the right time on alleged dissidence.

Naveen Patnaik returns from UK, meets BJD leaders

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik held deliberations with party MPs Baijayant Panda and Pinaki Mishra.

Loyal BJD legislators await Naveen`s return

Over 60 party legislators gathered at CM`s residence to express loyalty to him.

Sr BJD leader claims party MLA trying to kill him

Senior BJD leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra today alleged that a gangster has been hired by one of his party MLAs to kill him.