Bhubaneswar: Rich leaders to poor people. As many as 103 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the third phase polls in the state to be held on Tuesday, said the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR).
Angul: The Centre is getting huge revenues from coal-rich Odisha but giving nothing in return for the development of the State, said BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik here today.
Keonjhar: The Keonjhar District police on Saturday arrested one more journalist for his alleged involvement for circulating an obscene video on social media platforms believed to be that of BJD Lok Sabha woman candidate.
Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced new office bearers for the party appointing Kamalakanta Mohapatra as the organizational secretary of Biju Yuva Janata Dal (BYJD), the youth wing of the party
Mumbai: Indian Navy on Saturday launched guided missile destroyer Imphal at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders in Mumbai.
In a significant development, the Election Commission (EC) has banned online streaming of web series entitled “Modi: Journey of a Common Man” on Saturday.
The election to the Patkura assembly seat under the Kendrapada Lok Sabha constituency is likely to be postponed after the death of BJD candidate Bed Prakash Agarwalla on Saturday, sources said.
Senior BJD leader and sitting Pakura MLA Bed Prakash Agarwalla passed away at a private hospital here today.
New Delhi: The Howrah-New Delhi Poorva express derailed near Kanpur’s Rooma station midnight. There were no casualties but 13 persons injured in the incident. The Injured have been shifted to the hospital. One of the injured is said to be serious. While the whole train derailed in the incident, four of the NHB bogies overturned
Bhubaneswar: The Biju Janata Dal has alleged that the trend of political crime in Odisha is a product of the Bharatiya Janata Party. The BJP, especially Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is importing crime to Odisha politics from Bihar and Madhya Pradesh. He is responsible for the rise in the incidents of crime in the state.
New Delhi: In a significant development, IPS Association today condemned the comments of BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur against former Anti-Terrorism Squad chief and Advil Chairs awarded Hemant Karkare, who died during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.
BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today held a massive roadshow here to garner support for his party in the simultaneous elections in the Puri parliamentary constituency.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha has recorded a 72 per cent voter turnout in the second phase of simultaneous elections in the State.
Hyderabad: Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma (RGV) will be making a biopic based on Kalvakuntla Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), the Chief Minister of Telangana.
New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supporter had chopped off his finger after he wrongly voted for the BJP in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections.
Kendrapara: Dreaded gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito was shifted to Jharpara Jail in Bhubaneswar on Friday from Kendrapara Sub-Jail.
Launching his marathon poll campaign in Puri Lok Sabha constituency, Biju Janata Dal supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik reiterated that he will serve the people of Odisha till his last breath
Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said that the BJD has done very well in the second phase elections in Odisha on Thursday.
Continuing his marathon campaign for the ongoing elections, BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will visit Puri Lok Sabha constituency today.
BJP candidate Nilamani Bisoi arrested for damaging EVM electronic unit
In a significant development, BJP supremo Naveen Patnaik has revoked the expulsion order of former Kodola NAC chairman and popular youth leader Hara Prasad Sahu.
Cuttack: BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday took a jibe at the BJP’s double engine theory saying that the main engine in Delhi will be removed on May 23.
A special squad of the Election Commission seized cash worth Rs 4 lakh from a BJP MLA candidate’s vehicle in Odisha’s Dhenkanal District today.
Angul: BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today came down strongly on the Centre over the issue of coal royalty alleging that Odisha has been neglected by the Central Government
Bhubaneswar: Odisha recorded 18 per cent voter turnout till 11 am in the five Lok Sabha and 35 Assembly constituencies where polling is being held in the second phase today.
Bhubaneswar: As part of his marathon campaign trail, Biju Janata Dal president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will visit Angul, Dhenkanal and Cuttack to address election rallies in these districts
In a setback to the beleaguered Odisha BJP, senior leader and former Kendrapada Municipality chairman Prabir Kumar Mohanty joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) here today.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today condoled the death of a polling official in a gruesome Maoist attack in Kandhamal district on Wednesday.
Bhubaneswar: The stage is all set for the second phase polls in Odisha. People of five Lok Sabha constituencies and 35 assembly constituencies will vote in this phase. Polling will be held in Bargarh, Sundergarh, Bolangir, Kandhamal and Aska LS constituencies. The assembly constituencies falling under these parliamentary seats will also go for polls.
Bhubaneswar: The Biju Janta Dal has demanded action against Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan for obstructing polling officials when they tried to search his helicopter and a suitcase that was with the minister. The minister was seen arguing and using unparliamentary language against the polling officials when they approached his chopper to search. The incident happened near Sambalpur yesterday.
Phulbani: In a tragic incident, the Maoists killed a woman polling officer in Kandhamal district today ahead of second phase elections.
Bhopal: Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur today joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and will contest against senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh for Bhopal Lok Sabha seat in the elections.
New Delhi: In a major blow to the BJP government in the midst of ongoing elections, a recent university report claimed that around 50 lakh people lost their jobs since the Modi launched demonetisation in November 2016.
Kandhamal: In a major breakthrough for Odisha police, a hardcore Maoist in Kandhamal district surrendered before the cops on Tuesday
Rourkela: With just a day to go for the second phase polling, the political equations in the Sundargarh Lok Sabha constituency and seven Assembly segments under it are changing fast and likely to witness a close fight.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha is gearing up for the second phase of Lok Sabha and Assembly elections on April 18.
Mayurbhanj: Biju Janata Dal president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today kicked off a marathon campaign for the third and fourth phase Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha.
High-voltage campaigning for the second of the four-phase Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha ended on Tuesday evening.
New Delhi: Poonam Sinha, wife of Congress leader Shatrughan Sinha, joined the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday and will contest from Lucknow Lok Sabha seat against senior BJP leader and Union home minister Rajnath Singh.
New Delhi: A BJP leader today claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has installed CCTV cameras at the polling booth to know who voted for the Congress party in the ensuing elections
Phulbani: Nature’s homeland Kandhamal, the tribal dominated Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat in Odisha which is once in the spotlight for riots way back in 2008, is witnessing a high pitched triangular battle among BJD, BJP and Congress.
Bhubaneswar: All of a sudden in a hot summer the 78-year-old Balgopal Mishra, former Member of Parliament from Bolangir Lok Sabha seat and four times MLA hit headlines for all wrong reasons
Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today approached the Election Commission of India over alleged open defiance and violation of all electoral norms by the BJP posing a serious threat to the free and fair election in Odisha.
New Delhi: The banking sector in India seems to be having its worst ever crisis under Narendra Modi led NDA in the last four years as the Non Performing Assets (NPA) have surged from Rs 2.63 lakh crore on March 31, 2014 to Rs 10.39 lakh crore or 11.2 per cent as of March 31, 2018, an RBI report Stated.
The Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP), an ally of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, today announced that it will contest the ongoing Lok Sabha elections on its own.
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Monday strongly condemned the brutal killing of a BJP leader in Khorda district last night and demanded strong action against the perpetrators.
Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Kendrapara district on April 27 to campaign for the BJP there.
Mumbai: Dinesh Karthik and Vijay Shankar were included in India's squad for the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019, the BCCI confirmed on Monday, 15 April
India announce World Cup squad
New Delhi: In a significant development, the Election Commission of India today barred Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and BSP chief Mayawati from campaigning for communal remarks