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PM Modi to boost BJP ‘carpet-bombing’ Odisha campaign

Odisha is the only state in the country where the “NaMo wave” failed to have an impact in 2014.

28 Oct 2018 4:03 AM

Cyclone Titli tests Naveen administration

Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Niranjan Patnaik portrayed the deaths “as state government’s utter failure” in disaster management.

20 Oct 2018 1:33 AM

BJP to use scams as weapons to nail Naveen

Focus on mining, chit fund scams to stop Cong from wooing voters on these issues.

15 Oct 2018 1:05 AM

16 die in landslide triggered by incessant rains in Odisha

5 kids among dead in incident occured in Gajapati district.

14 Oct 2018 1:21 AM

BJD MLA mistreats elderly for voting BJP

A video showing the lawmaker scornfully rejecting the fervent appeal of the elderly woman for the house has gone viral on social media.

10 Oct 2018 2:16 AM


Friction, Sabotage plague Odisha Congress

Patnaik has launched over a dozen of wards of veteran state leaders, including non-BJD leaders, since 2000.

08 Oct 2018 6:22 AM

BJD in fix after union govt lowered fuel price by Rs 2.50

Sources in the state bureaucracy said the state government would be hit hard if it lowers the VAT rate on fuels.

06 Oct 2018 2:00 AM

Modi-Shah call to oust BJD rules out any pre-2019 pact with Naveen

After a brief lull, BJP has renewed its attacks on the Patnaik govt for slow development rate, corruption.

01 Oct 2018 4:46 AM

CM Naveen Patnaik faces Opposition fire on corruption

On September 12, the chief minister expelled Dr Rout from the BJD after he embarrassed him and his government by levelling corruption charges.

24 Sep 2018 12:59 AM

PM Modi slams Naveen Patnaik for not adopting Ayushman Bharat

Addressing a rally here after laying foundation stone for a coal-gasification based fertiliser plant.

23 Sep 2018 1:39 AM


Former Odisha minister Dolagobinda Pradhan passes away at 93

Pradhan, who was elected to state Assembly twice from Cuttack Sadar constituency in 1980 and 1990, was minister from 1989 to 1990.

17 Sep 2018 4:05 PM

Odisha must cut fuel VAT: Pradhan

“If the rate of crude oil increases in international market, the states actually get the benefit,” Mr Pradhan said.

17 Sep 2018 1:08 AM

BJD an ideal launch pad for netas’ kin

In the last 20 years, BJD president and chief minister Naveen Patnaik has launched political careers of many party leaders’ family members.

17 Sep 2018 12:13 AM

Associates of Biju Patnaik to take on Naveen?

Naveen has almost shunted out all the founder members of the BJD who he apprehended might pose threat to his position.

15 Sep 2018 12:27 AM

Nothing to be sad about: Damodar Rout after expulsion from BJD

The seven-time MLA was embroiled in controversy since last week after raising three alleged scams to the embarrassment of the ruling BJD.

13 Sep 2018 8:44 AM


BJD, BJP fight to take credit for development

The BJD government has rejected it saying it is inadequate to address the concerns of the BPL people in Odisha.

08 Sep 2018 1:14 AM

From jail, murder convict sends Rs 50 Cr ransom letter to Naveen Patnaik

The letter was sent through post, received by Odisha Police on August 25, who in turn informed their Bilaspur counterparts on Sunday.

04 Sep 2018 8:35 AM

Early Cong election preparations leave ruling BJD, BJP on the edge

New solidarity in the grand old party has virtually ruled out chance of its leaders being poached by rivals.

03 Sep 2018 4:56 AM

BJD-NDA proximity adds to new political drama

The BJD saw the CBI inquiry into the chit fund scam as an act of vengeance by the BJP to settle scores with it for breaking the alliance.

20 Aug 2018 6:09 AM

Odisha CM announces additional financial aid for Kerala floods

Patnaik has also ordered 500 metric ton of polythene sheets worth about Rs 8 crores for the southern state.

19 Aug 2018 7:51 PM