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Naveen Patnaik bats for landless farmers ahead of PM-Kisan launch

Naveen Patnaik bats for landless farmers ahead of PM-Kisan launch

Patnaik, on February 11, had written a similar letter to the prime minister.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:39 AM IST
Leopard seen in Rangamatia area of Bhubaneswar

Leopard seen in Rangamatia area of Bhubaneswar

The animal was shifted to the Nandankanan Zoological Park and later released to Chandaka forest after treatment at the zoo.

Feb 22, 2019, 18:10 PM IST
Everyone knows that only PM Modi can give befitting reply to terrorists, says Yogi Adityanath

Everyone knows that only PM Modi can give befitting reply to terrorists, says Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath noted that only BJP can respect the faith of India and the successful organisation of Kumbh Mela is proof of this. 

Feb 20, 2019, 18:43 PM IST
Congress begins exercise for selecting candidates for Lok Sabha, assembly polls in Odisha

Congress begins exercise for selecting candidates for Lok Sabha, assembly polls in Odisha

The party has decided to release its list of probable candidates for the state by the end of this month, much before the rival parties.

Feb 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST
BJD leader Ladu Kishore Swain passes away in Odisha

BJD leader Ladu Kishore Swain passes away in Odisha

Swain was admitted to Apollo Hospital in Bhubaneswar late on Tuesday night due to kidney ailments.

Feb 06, 2019, 09:13 AM IST
Not aligning with TMC, no contact with TMC for about a year: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Not aligning with TMC, no contact with TMC for about a year: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

The BJD had also stressed that the party's stand should not be grouped with TMC or any other political party, ANI reported.

Feb 05, 2019, 17:15 PM IST
Not in touch with TMC for over a year: Odisha CM on Mamata Banerjee's call for support in CBI row

Not in touch with TMC for over a year: Odisha CM on Mamata Banerjee's call for support in CBI row

Odisha CM said that no one from TMC has contacted his party.

Feb 05, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
If Odisha CM doesn't know Odia, he has no right to govern: Amit Shah in Puri

If Odisha CM doesn't know Odia, he has no right to govern: Amit Shah in Puri

This was the BJP chief's second visit in five days as he had held a rally in Salepur in Cuttack district on January 29.

Feb 03, 2019, 18:06 PM IST
Odisha: Fire breaks out in Bhubaneswar's Apollo Hospital

Odisha: Fire breaks out in Bhubaneswar's Apollo Hospital

A fire broke out in Apollo Hospital in Odisha's Bhubaneswar on Saturday morning. Three fire tenders rushed to the spot and doused the fire. No casualties reported.

Feb 02, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurates projects worth Rs 150 crore

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurates projects worth Rs 150 crore

Assembly elections in Odisha are due along with the Lok Sabha elections.

Jan 30, 2019, 17:37 PM IST
What Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said on sister Gita Mehta's refusal to accept Padma Shri

What Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said on sister Gita Mehta's refusal to accept Padma Shri

Mehta had released a statement from New York on Saturday in which she thanked the government for considering her name for the Parma Shri Award.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
KALIA scheme will be milestone in Odisha's economy: CM Naveen Patnaik

KALIA scheme will be milestone in Odisha's economy: CM Naveen Patnaik

The Chief Minister rolled out the transfer of funds to 12.45 lakh beneficiaries under the KALIA scheme via Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) in the first phase.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
Photographer falls, Rahul Gandhi comes to rescue - Watch

Photographer falls, Rahul Gandhi comes to rescue - Watch

Rahul Gandhi took just a few seconds to hurry down a couple of steps and extend a helping hand to the fallen photographer.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to address rallies where PM Narendra Modi held meets

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to address rallies where PM Narendra Modi held meets

Modi had addressed a public meeting at Jharsuguda in western Odisha on September 22 last year. Patnaik would visit the place on Thursday.

Jan 23, 2019, 07:50 AM IST
Odisha: 8 killed, over 25 critically injured after truck overturns in Kandhamal

Odisha: 8 killed, over 25 critically injured after truck overturns in Kandhamal

Eight people were killed and over 25 people critically injured after a truck overturned in Odisha's Kandhamal district on Monday. The mishap took place at Poiguda ghat near Baliguda in Kandhamal. 

Jan 22, 2019, 13:33 PM IST
Fist fight between police and BJP women workers caught on camera in Odisha

Fist fight between police and BJP women workers caught on camera in Odisha

The BJP workers had gathered to protest over the 2011-12 Pipili gangrape and murder case.

Jan 21, 2019, 16:26 PM IST
Dharmendra Pradhan labels Odisha CM 'corrupt', accuses him of misleading people

Dharmendra Pradhan labels Odisha CM 'corrupt', accuses him of misleading people

KALIA scheme was launched by Odisha government on December 31, 2018 in order to expedite growth in the agriculture sector and reduce poverty.

Jan 21, 2019, 06:54 AM IST
Naveen Patnaik claims Odisha a victim of Centre's neglect, demands Special Category Status for state

Naveen Patnaik claims Odisha a victim of Centre's neglect, demands Special Category Status for state

Patnaik, who prior to 2014 general elections had taken up the Special Category Status (SCS) demand to Delhi, this time choose to write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue.

Jan 19, 2019, 09:18 AM IST
A day after suspension, Odisha Congress MLA Jogesh Singh resigns from party

A day after suspension, Odisha Congress MLA Jogesh Singh resigns from party

 Odisha Congress legislator Jogesh Singh resigned from the party on Friday, a day after he for anti-party activities.

Jan 18, 2019, 13:47 PM IST
Odisha man records video alleging corruption, commits suicide

Odisha man records video alleging corruption, commits suicide

Behera's body was recovered near a canal on Wednesday, after which his family members and relatives claimed that he had committed suicide.

Jan 17, 2019, 23:39 PM IST