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Naveen Patnaik completes his rural-connect exercise; sanctions projects worth Rs 1555 crore

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister on Tuesday completed the exercise of connecting with people in all the 314 blocks of the state under the Ama Gaon Ama Bikash (our village, our development) initiative. Within a year of launching the programme, Naveen sanctioned rural projects worth Rs 1,555 crore for all the 6,798 […]

Pranay Sahu quits Congress, 5th leader to do so in a week

Pranay Sahu quits Congress, 5th leader to do so in a week

BHUBANESWAR: In the run-up to the general election, Congress in the state continued to lose its leaders to other parties. On Monday, ? a key Congress leader ? quit the party. Sahu ? who had unsuccessfully contested the Bijepur assembly bypoll on a party ticket in February 2018 ? became […]

Rivals BJD and BJP in a war of political posters

Rivals BJD and BJP in a war of political posters

BHUBANESWAR: Months before the forthcoming general and assembly elections, the BJD and BJP seem to be engaged in a poster war to reach out to maximum number of people with their messages. Though the is yet to announce the poll schedule, every alternate hoarding at prominent locations carries a political […]

Day after expulsion, ex-union minister threatens to expose Rahul Gandhi

Day after expulsion, ex-union minister threatens to expose Rahul Gandhi

BHUBANESWAR: A day after being expelled from Congress for his alleged anti-party activities, former on Sunday threatened to expose party president Rahul Gandhi during his visit to the state on January 25. Jena, along with former MLA Krishna Chandra Sagaria, was expelled from the primary membership of the Congress on […]

Odisha: BJP women workers scuffle with police over Pipili rape and murder case

Odisha: BJP women workers scuffle with police over Pipili rape and murder case

BHUBANESWAR: The workers got into a scuffle with police personnel during their protest over ?denial of justice? in the of 2011. The BJP women took out a ?red bangle? rally from the party office towards chief minister Naveen Patnaik?s office in the state secretariat and his residence ?Naveen Niwas? to […]