Bhubaneswar: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said that he has no plans to reshuffle his ministry now.
Published 09-Jan-2019 17:11 IST | Updated 17:15 IST
Bhubaneswar: In a major setback to Mahagathabandhan, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday made it clear that the BJD will not be a part of coalition of political parties.
Published 09-Jan-2019 13:48 IST | Updated 19:07 IST
New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Tuesday submitted a memorandum to President Ram Nath Kovind, demanding revision and review of Minimum Support Price (MSP) of Paddy for relief to farmers in the state of Odisha.
Published 09-Jan-2019 05:53 IST
New Delhi: Addressing the issues of farmers and demanding a hike in Minimum Support Price (MSP), BJD supremo and Chief Minister of Odisha Naveen Patnaik said that the state government, in the last five years, had fulfilled the promise to irrigate 10 lakh hectares of farmlands.
Published 08-Jan-2019 19:22 IST
Bhubaneswar: The two-day nationwide strike called by central trade unions to protest the Centre's alleged anti-worker policies disrupted rail and road traffic in Odisha on Tuesday.
Published 08-Jan-2019 13:34 IST
Bhubaneswar: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan Sunday demanded security for the family members of the Pipili gangrape and murder victim alleging that they are being threatened by goons of the ruling BJD.
Published 06-Jan-2019 22:25 IST
New Delhi: Baijayant 'Jay' Panda, who has been keeping the cards close to his chest on his future plans after quitting the BJD last year, says he is willing to join hands with anybody "committed to tackling the severe problems that Odisha now faces".
Published 06-Jan-2019 19:47 IST
Bhubaneswar: A special train "Krashak Adhikar Yatra" carrying Biju Janata Dal (BJD) members (MPs, MLAs and party workers) have left for Delhi on Saturday. BJD will hold a farmers' rally at Delhi's Talkatora Stadium on January 8 in order to protest against the central government.
Published 06-Jan-2019 04:57 IST
Bhubaneswar: Special arrangement has been made for animals at Nandankanan Zoological Park in view of cold weather conditions by Zoo authorities to beat winter blues in Odisha’s Bhubaneswar. As intense cold wave sweeps Odisha throwing normal life out of gear, even animals inside the NandankananMore
Published 05-Jan-2019 03:50 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Friday approved nine different investment proposals aggregating to Rs 1,177.41 crore.
Published 04-Jan-2019 21:38 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has put seven districts on alert in view of cyclonic activities in the South China Sea.
Published 04-Jan-2019 05:38 IST
Bhubaneshwar: Around 20 women activists were detained after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) women's wing while marching towards Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's residence here indulged in a quarrel with security personnel.
Published 03-Jan-2019 05:03 IST | Updated 06:07 IST
Puri/Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was among the thousands of people who visited Shree Jagannath Temple on New Year's Day on Tuesday but he offered prayer from its Lions Gate instead of entering the main shrine.
Published 02-Jan-2019 02:00 IST
Bhubaneswar: The BJP's women's wing on Tuesday marched towards the chief minister's residence here and scuffled with security personnel in their bid to meet Naveen Patnaik over the acquittal of the accused in the Pipili gang rape and murder case.
Published 01-Jan-2019 17:13 IST
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday launched night meal provision at Aahar centres close to hospitals across the state.
Published 01-Jan-2019 02:00 IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha): Several workers of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Odisha's Bhubaneswar on December 30.
Published 31-Dec-2018 07:40 IST
Bhubaneshwar: Oil marketing companies like IOCL, BPCL, HPCL under the Petroleum and Skill Development Ministry have taken a CSR initiative to set up manufacturing units of "Ujjwala" Sanitary Napkins at the Common Service Centres across Odisha. The move is expected to employ, educate and empowerMore
Published 29-Dec-2018 02:00 IST
Bhubaneswar: A team of the Odisha Fire Services on Friday left for Meghalaya to assist in the search and rescue of the 15 labourers trapped in a flooded rat-hole coal mine in the northeastern state, officials said.
Published 28-Dec-2018 13:44 IST
Sambalpur (Odisha): An exchange of fire took place between Maoists and security forces at Gandhamardan hill range in Bargarh district, around 180 km from here, a senior police officer said on Wednesday.
Published 26-Dec-2018 21:34 IST
Bhubaneswar: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday took a jibe at an Odisha minister for not forgoing subsidy on gas cylinder for the sake of welfare of the poor and said that Naveen Patnaik's cabinet colleague S N Patro received Rs 1850 as subsidy under the cooking gas scheme this year.
Published 26-Dec-2018 21:24 IST