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Odisha’s capital tries to save Smart City tag

Environment cell to be formed; protection for eco-sensitive zones.

13 Aug 2018 1:01 AM

New NDA alignments evident, faultlines in Opposition get exposed

Not only did the Opposition lose two possible allies in the TRS and the BJD, its own festering problems got exposed once again.

10 Aug 2018 1:47 AM

With Naveen Patnaik’s support, BJP inches towards winning RS Dy Chairman polls

A keen contest is on cards today between NDA nominee Harivansh Narayan Singh and joint oppn candidate BK Hariprasad for the post.

09 Aug 2018 8:25 AM

Oppn builds up phalanx against Naveen to deny him 5th straight win

BJP, Congress cornering BJD govt on crumbling healthcare, poor education system, corruption and crimes.

06 Aug 2018 12:50 AM

Odisha’s shy, chain-smoking CM and his art of survival

When Naveen entered politics in Odisha, he was trying to reach out to the people of his native land whose rusticity he did not share.

05 Aug 2018 12:32 AM


BJP bid to counter CM’s regional chauvinism

Nomination of 2 Odia artistes to Rajya Sabha is Modi govt’s plan to woo voters.

21 Jul 2018 12:18 AM

Odisha CM Naveen cocks a snook at Centre thanks to state’s rich treasury

Ability to roll out welfare schemes from state’s own financial resources helps him take on the Union govt.

16 Jul 2018 4:10 AM

Jolt to Congress as Odisha leader Dushmant Naik joins BJD

It may be mentioned here that Naik was elected to the state Assembly from Bhawanipatna constituency on a Congress ticket in 2014.

14 Jul 2018 1:51 AM

BJD ex-MLA suspended after arrest from spa running sex racket in Kolkata

The arrested people included nine sex workers, three customers and the manager of the brothel, a police officer said.

02 Jul 2018 8:29 PM

Amit Shah slams Naveen Patnaik, sets pitch for 2019

The saffron party chief addressed a gathering of BJP’s booth and ward-level leaders where he criticised the Naveen Patnaik government.

02 Jul 2018 12:35 AM


Reporters' Diary: Happy holidays!

A number of social organisations also made the similar demand.

25 Jun 2018 6:22 AM

Naveen skips Niti Ayog meeting, draws battle line against BJP

The BJD-BJP rivalry came to fore on June 21 when the state govt did not observe the PM-promoted International Yoga Day.

25 Jun 2018 1:18 AM

Odisha reels under heat wave, 2 die of sunstroke

On Tuesday, residents of Bhubaneswar had to face nature’s fury as temperature hovered around 41 degrees Celsius at around 12.30 pm.

20 Jun 2018 2:31 AM

BJP questions Naveen Patnaik on skipping Niti meet

Another veteran BJP leader and Union tribal affairs minister Jual Oram also came down upon the CM heavily for giving a miss to the Niti Aayog meet.

18 Jun 2018 6:29 AM

Delhi youth take out march organised by NGO Samadhan against child abuse

Aimed at raising awareness about the increase in child abuse cases, the march was organised by NGO, Samadhan, on Sunday.

11 Jun 2018 1:19 PM


When battle for 2019 gets dirty and dangerous

The BJP intends to project Modi as “Mahabharata’s Abhimanyu, trapped in enemy’s chakravyuh fought valiantly.”

10 Jun 2018 6:29 AM

Baijayant Panda’s exit from BJD may trigger a deluge

Naveen Patnaik sidelined Baijayant Panda on suspicion that he was eyeing the CM’s post.

04 Jun 2018 6:11 AM

How will Modi manage khichdi coalition?

Regional parties that are not currently in it but have been at one time, like some of the Tamilian parties, may join in.

03 Jun 2018 12:58 AM

BJD MP Baijayant Panda quits party

He resigned from party primary membership citing lack of political decency.

29 May 2018 1:08 AM

Jay Panda quits BJD amid rift with Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

In a letter to BJD president and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, Panda said, 'He is deeply anguised'.

28 May 2018 1:11 PM