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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Governor greets people of Assam on Bihu

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

`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.

‘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.

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.