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Odisha Assembly

BJP, Congress create ruckus in Odisha Assembly

The BJP was baying for the blood of law minister Pratap Jena, alleging he was the key conspirator in the Mahanga double murder case

03 Sep 2021 12:15 AM

Odisha CMO pulls out WHO report on coronavirus situation to fight Opposition

The WHO report said the Odisha government effectively managed the COVID-19 pandemic situation.

02 Oct 2020 12:40 PM

Odisha BJP leader says, 'Patnaik became CM with our blessings', sparks row

Nayak, however, retracted his comments a few hours later, asserting that the BJP continues to be the Opposition party.

12 Sep 2019 1:17 PM

Odisha: Speaker tells govt to table audit report of universities

The issue was raised by Congress Legislature Party leader Narasingha Mishra in the Assembly.

31 Jul 2019 3:29 PM

Cong squanders golden chance to make a comeback in Odisha Assembly

Desertions by sitting MLAs, delay in ticket distribution mar party’s preparation for battle of honour against arch rivals BJD, BJP.

19 Apr 2019 6:21 AM


BJP MLAs create ruckus in Odisha House, target CM

Unable to run the House, Speaker Pradip Amat adjourned the House till 3 PM today.

06 Feb 2019 2:35 AM

Delhi journalist arrested after apology for remarks on Konark temple

Mitra had posted a video on his Twitter handle where he 'criticised Odisha, its people, Lord Jagannath, Konark temple and Odisha lawmakers.'

24 Oct 2018 12:09 PM

Odisha flyover collapse rocks Assembly

Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati stood on a chair and tried to snatch Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat’s microphone.

12 Sep 2017 3:23 AM

GST to convert entire country into one market: Patnaik

He said a large number of central and state taxes would be subsumed into the GST.

17 May 2017 4:19 PM

Odisha Assembly special session on May 18 to pass GST Bill

House will also transact business for passing the Odisha Value Added Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2017.

27 Apr 2017 5:30 PM


Odisha: Uproar in House over police forcing women to remove stoles

The ruling BJD said it was a security protocol and no women have lodged any complaint.

05 Dec 2016 5:25 PM

Japanese Encephalitis deaths stall House on Day 1

Unable to run the House, the Speaker Pujari adjourned the House till 3 pm.

02 Dec 2016 4:29 AM