India is a non-claimant to the South China Sea Islands, but it is concerned with the development in the South China Sea. The disputes in this Sea involve China along with several states in the region and encompass issues like overlapping territorial claims and access to critical resources like energy and fisheries. Within this turbulent environment, India has been expanding its influence over the
Recently, Union Minister and BJP’s so-called Odisha chief ministerial candidate Dharmendra Pradhan made a very sarcastic statement regarding the exodus of party workers saying that certain people have a different DNA and some people find it uncomfortable in a cadre party (BJP).
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Finally Prime Minister Namenda Modi has Put all speculation of being a candidate from Puri lok sabha constituency in 2019 to rest saying that the buzz was just a media creation
If any regional party in India has ever dominated the political landscape of a State for nearly two decades without any break, it is the Biju Janata Dal (BJD).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Odisha visit was strategically and politically important as the saffron party is finding it difficult to make inroads into the eastern parts of the country. The senior BJP leaders were expecting that Modi proved to be a trump card in party’s ‘look east’ strategy. Keeping these things in mind much buzz was created for the Modi's visit to Odisha.
The plight of the farmer always finds itself at the center stage in the run up to any election in India. Politicians of every stripe make promises of farm loan waivers ahead of every election. But barely heard are promises to usher in long term agrarian reforms. Proving all these wrong, the Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has shown the new path of agrarian reforms to enhance the productivity
Thanks to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Indian hockey has ushered into a new era and got the rightful tribute that this ancient game genuinely deserved
Like Mudra, Digital India and the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY), another much-hyped pet scheme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘Pradhan Mantri Ujjawal Yojana’ (PMUY) is a major success on paper or otherwise rhetorically by the BJP leaders, particularly Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, but a big failure practically.
To be or not to be was the question, but the fact remains that one has to be true to oneself and this is the universal truth- as clear as day and night.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Modi Government lately hit headlines for war within the institution like CBI vs CBI, RBI vs Centre, and Judiciary Vs Centre, the political observers both in Odisha and Delhi apprehending similar drama in Odisha politics as it is now clear that the Ex-IAS is joining the saffron party. This time around will it be Sarangi vs Pradhan?
No households, no society, no state, no country has ever moved forward without empowering its women.
The Modi Government, probably failing on all other counts and going to face people’s anger in 2019.
Bhubaneswar: Endowed with rich minerals, stable and pro industry government at the helm, favourable business eco system and highly skilled cheap labour force is attracting investors across the world and fast becoming the next big destination for business honchos.
Is it resurgence of the Congress party after the impressive victory in the recent by-elections in Karnataka where the grand old party is an alliance partner of the ruling JD(S)?
Government continues to be in denial, but demonetisation has met none of its stated, and shifting, objectives, alleges Opposition
An elephant has been finally been called in. This should have happened at the first instance; in fact elephants should have been in place even before the big cats arrived. The forest officials were aware that the undulating landscape of the Satkosia range could not be traversed by four wheel drive jeeps, elephants were the necessity for keeping tracks of the radio collared cats. The three elephant
Man’s obsession for predicting the future is a weakness since time immemorial. But the predictions are often inaccurate, and in some cases disastrous.
The clean chit given by the Director, Air Safety, on behalf of the DGCA is a carefully worded letter in which they gave their findings into the alleged violations by Baijayant Panda when he piloted his helicopter over Chilka Lake. It said that no violations were observed of the DGCA rules and regulations by Panda during his flight. “Based on fact and evidence, it could not be established that the
Ahead of the crucial 2019 general elections, the Modi government is trying to rewrite the political history of India with this tallest monument, but the statue at the height of 182 meters must be feeling sorry for not to see 'achhe din' for millions of people under its feet!
There are several reasons why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is palpably uneasy about the "Me-too" movement against the sexual harassment of women at the workplace, especially when Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar is in the line of fire. As a newspaper has noted, several ministers literally ran away when asked about the allegations against Akbar.