20 Mar 2019·
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Commissionerate Police Begins Investigation into Fake Intel Report * BCCI Announces Full Schedule for League Stage of VIVO IPL 2019 * Ex-Bargarh MLA Sadhu Nepak Quits Congress after Ticket Denial * Congress Leader Tara Prasad Bahinipati Alleges Irregularities in Tickets Distribution * BJP Spreading Rumors, Disinformation through Bogus Intelligence Reports: BJD * Naveen to File Nomination for Hinjili Seat Tomorrow * Odia Martyr CRPF Jawan Pradip Panda’s Wife Receives Kirti Chakra from President * Odisha Elections 2019: Will Pradhan Contest This Time Around ? * Odisha: Notification For 2nd-Phase Polls Issued In State * Congress’s First List Disappoints Women * Fake SIB Letter is a Cheap Trick out of Frustration; Police Takes Action * BJD Chose Its MLA Candidates Keeping Best Interests of People: Naveen * Naveen Dedicates Aska Parliament Seat to Women SHGs of Odisha * Elections 2019: Naveen Keeps Promises, Gives 33% LS Tickets to Women for 1st, 2nd Phase Polls * With the Name of Lord Jagannath, Naveen Starts List of Candidates * BIG BREAKING: BJD Lifts Expulsion of Prafulla Ghadei From Party * Naveen Patnaik to Contest From Bijepur And Hinjili * Odisha Assembly Elections 2019: Naveen to Contest from Hinjili, Bijepur Constituencies * BIG BREAKING : BJD Announces Candidates for 1st, 2nd Phase in Odisha * Amid Takeover Rumours, Subroto Bagchi Returns to Mindtree * Congress Stakes Claim to Form Government in Goa * Odisha: Gazette Notification Issued for 1st Phase Polls Today * Transgender Leader Meera Parida Joins BJD * Odisha CM Condoles Demise of Manohar Parrikar * Goa CM Manohar Parrikar Passes Away

Opinion

Elections 2019: Another Cakewalk for Naveen; Could be King-Maker at Center

Elections 2019: Another Cakewalk for Naveen; Could be King-Maker at Center

Bhubaneswar: A win for the Biju Janata Dal in the coming general and state elections in Odisha will not only give Naveen Patnaik a fifth term, but also he will be a king-maker at the center.
International Women’s Day: Odisha CM’s Resolution on Women’s Reservation a Path-Breaking Initiative towards Women Empowerment

International Women’s Day: Odisha CM’s Resolution on Women’s Reservation a Path-Breaking Initiative towards Women Empowerment

As the world celebrates the International Women’s Day today, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s historic resolution seeking 33 per cent reservation for Indian women in the legislative assemblies and Parliament must be seen as a path-breaking initiative towards women empowerment.
Kim and Trump: A Diplomatic Failure

Kim and Trump: A Diplomatic Failure

The second round of talks between the US and North Korea has been one of the most high-profile diplomatic collapses in recent years.
Brexit and Theresa May

Brexit and Theresa May

The clock is ticking for May as the March 29 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union is fast approaching. Theresa May has said that she is determined to deliver Brexit on time. She insists that departure date will not change.
Cyril Ramaphosa’s Visit: Diplomacy in Action

Cyril Ramaphosa’s Visit: Diplomacy in Action

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s state visit to India and his participation in the Republic Day celebrations as Chief Guest presented an opportunity to renew and reinvigorate the mean quarter century of relations between the two countries of Asia and Africa. The partnership between India and South Africa, both advanced and developing countries and emerging economies seek to fulfil larger goals of polit
Odisha’s KALIA is Wider Safety Umbrella than Centre’s PMKSNY for Farmers

Odisha’s KALIA is Wider Safety Umbrella than Centre’s PMKSNY for Farmers

With an eye on the forthcoming poll, the Narendra Modi Government made a big-ticket announcement in its interim Budget to give Rs 6,000 per year to farmers owning less than five acres of land which is said to be too less and too late than Odisha's creative scheme KALIA.
India and South China Sea

India and South China Sea

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
Leaders Whose DNA Did Not Match with BJP

Leaders Whose DNA Did Not Match with BJP

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).
Scared Modi Makes Media the Scapegoat

Scared Modi Makes Media the Scapegoat

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
BJD@21: A Long March With Development

BJD@21: A Long March With Development

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).
Naveen's Aura of Sublime Invincibility Forces Modi to Play Defensive

Naveen's Aura of Sublime Invincibility Forces Modi to Play Defensive

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.
Farm Sector is Safe in Naveen’s Hand

Farm Sector is Safe in Naveen’s Hand

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 CM, Indian Hockey Ushers Into a New Era

Thanks to Odisha CM, Indian Hockey Ushers Into a New Era

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
Modi’s Pet Scheme Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Needs Reality Check

Modi’s Pet Scheme Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Needs Reality Check

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.
BJP Ignored Development of Odisha: Dillip Ray

BJP Ignored Development of Odisha: Dillip Ray

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.
Will It Be Sarangi Vs Pradhan?

Will It Be Sarangi Vs Pradhan?

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?
Mission Shakti: Sky is the Limit for Grassroots Women Entrepreneurs

Mission Shakti: Sky is the Limit for Grassroots Women Entrepreneurs

No households, no society, no state, no country has ever moved forward without empowering its women.
Constitutional Bodies Under Threat in Modi Raj?

Constitutional Bodies Under Threat in Modi Raj?

The Modi Government, probably failing on all other counts and going to face people’s anger in 2019.
Odisha - The Next Big Destination for Business Honchos

Odisha - The Next Big Destination for Business Honchos

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.
Karnataka By-Election Results Show Why People Will Discard BJP in Coming Elections!

Karnataka By-Election Results Show Why People Will Discard BJP in Coming Elections!

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)?
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