21 Apr 2019·
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Third Phase Poll in Odisha: 103 crorepatis in fray, 119 Faces Criminal Charges * Centre Getting Huge Revenues from Odisha, But Gives Nothing in Return: Naveen * Fake Video Viral Case: One More Journalist Arrested * Naveen Appoints New Office Bearers of BJD * Indian Navy Launches Guided Missile Destroyer Imphal Today * Election Commission Bans Streaming of Web Series on PM Modi * Election to Patkura Assembly Seat Likely to Be Postponed * Judiciary Under Threat: CJI Ranjan Gogoi Denies Sex Harassment Allegation * Agarwall’s Death Great Loss to Me and BJD: Naveen * Senior BJD Leader Bed Prakash Agarwalla Passes Away * Poorva Express Derails Near Kanpur; 13 Injured * Dharmendra Importing Crime Culture to Odisha Politics from MP and Bihar * IPS Asso. Condemns BJP Candidate Pragya Singh Statement on Ashok Chakra Awardee Hemant Karkare * Naveen Holds Massive Roadshow in Puri, Offers Prayer at Jagannath Temple * Odisha Records 72 Per cent Voter Turnout in Second Phase of Polls * RGV to Make Biopic on Telangana CM KCR * BSP Supporter Cuts Off Finger after Voting for BJP by Mistake * Gangster Tito Shifted to Jharpara Jail * Odisha Elections 2019: Six Polling Officials Suspended for Dereliction of Duty * BJP Conspired to Sell Chilika: Naveen * PM’s Chopper Scan: Ex-CEC SY Quraishi Says EC Repeatedly Ignores PM's MCC Violation, Salutes Odisha CM * BJD Performed Very Well in Second Phase Polls: Naveen * Naveen to Campaign in Puri Lok Sabha Constituency Today * Surada BJP Candidate Arrested For Damaging EVM Control Unit * Naveen Withdraws Expulsion Order of Hara Prasad Sahu

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Third Phase Poll in Odisha: 103 crorepatis in fray, 119 Faces Criminal Charges

Third Phase Poll in Odisha: 103 crorepatis in fray, 119 Faces Criminal Charges

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).
Centre Getting Huge Revenues from Odisha, But Gives Nothing in Return: Naveen

Centre Getting Huge Revenues from Odisha, But Gives Nothing in Return: Naveen

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.
Fake Video Viral Case: One More Journalist Arrested

Fake Video Viral Case: One More Journalist Arrested

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.
Naveen Appoints New Office Bearers of BJD

Naveen Appoints New Office Bearers of BJD

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
Indian Navy Launches Guided Missile Destroyer Imphal Today

Indian Navy Launches Guided Missile Destroyer Imphal Today

Mumbai: Indian Navy on Saturday launched guided missile destroyer Imphal at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders in Mumbai.
Election Commission Bans Streaming of Web Series on PM Modi

Election Commission Bans Streaming of Web Series on PM Modi

In a significant development, the Election Commission (EC) has banned online streaming of web series entitled “Modi: Journey of a Common Man” on Saturday.
Election to Patkura Assembly Seat Likely to Be Postponed

Election to Patkura Assembly Seat Likely to Be Postponed

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 Bed Prakash Agarwalla Passes Away

Senior BJD Leader Bed Prakash Agarwalla Passes Away

Senior BJD leader and sitting Pakura MLA Bed Prakash Agarwalla passed away at a private hospital here today.
Poorva Express Derails Near Kanpur; 13 Injured

Poorva Express Derails Near Kanpur; 13 Injured

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
Dharmendra Importing Crime Culture to Odisha Politics from MP and Bihar

Dharmendra Importing Crime Culture to Odisha Politics from MP and Bihar

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.
IPS Asso. Condemns BJP Candidate Pragya Singh Statement on Ashok Chakra Awardee Hemant  Karkare

IPS Asso. Condemns BJP Candidate Pragya Singh Statement on Ashok Chakra Awardee Hemant Karkare

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.
Naveen Holds Massive Roadshow in Puri, Offers Prayer at Jagannath Temple

Naveen Holds Massive Roadshow in Puri, Offers Prayer at Jagannath Temple

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.
Odisha Records 72 Per cent Voter Turnout in Second Phase of Polls

Odisha Records 72 Per cent Voter Turnout in Second Phase of Polls

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has recorded a 72 per cent voter turnout in the second phase of simultaneous elections in the State.
RGV to Make Biopic on Telangana CM KCR

RGV to Make Biopic on Telangana CM KCR

Hyderabad: Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma (RGV) will be making a biopic based on Kalvakuntla Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), the Chief Minister of Telangana.
BSP Supporter Cuts Off Finger after Voting for BJP by Mistake

BSP Supporter Cuts Off Finger after Voting for BJP by Mistake

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.
Gangster Tito Shifted to Jharpara Jail

Gangster Tito Shifted to Jharpara Jail

Kendrapara: Dreaded gangster Sayed Usman Ali alias Tito was shifted to Jharpara Jail in Bhubaneswar on Friday from Kendrapara Sub-Jail.
BJP Conspired to Sell Chilika: Naveen

BJP Conspired to Sell Chilika: Naveen

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
BJD Performed Very Well in Second Phase Polls: Naveen

BJD Performed Very Well in Second Phase Polls: Naveen

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.
Naveen to Campaign in Puri Lok Sabha Constituency Today

Naveen to Campaign in Puri Lok Sabha Constituency Today

Continuing his marathon campaign for the ongoing elections, BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will visit Puri Lok Sabha constituency today.
Surada BJP Candidate Arrested For Damaging EVM Control Unit

Surada BJP Candidate Arrested For Damaging EVM Control Unit

BJP candidate Nilamani Bisoi arrested for damaging EVM electronic unit
Naveen Withdraws Expulsion Order of Hara Prasad Sahu

Naveen Withdraws Expulsion Order of Hara Prasad Sahu

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.
Naveen Mocks BJP’s Double Engine Theory, Says Delhi Engine Will be Removed on May 23

Naveen Mocks BJP’s Double Engine Theory, Says Delhi Engine Will be Removed on May 23

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.
Poll Body Seizes Cash worth Rs 4 Lakh from BJP Hindol MLA Candidate’s Vehicle

Poll Body Seizes Cash worth Rs 4 Lakh from BJP Hindol MLA Candidate’s Vehicle

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.
Naveen Slams Centre over Coal Royalty Revision, Asks Why Odisha Union Ministers Mum

Naveen Slams Centre over Coal Royalty Revision, Asks Why Odisha Union Ministers Mum

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
Odisha Records 18 Percent Voter Turnout Till 11 AM

Odisha Records 18 Percent Voter Turnout Till 11 AM

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.
Naveen to Address Rallies in Angul, Dhenkanal, Cuttack; Hold Massive Roadshow in Bhubaneswar

Naveen to Address Rallies in Angul, Dhenkanal, Cuttack; Hold Massive Roadshow in Bhubaneswar

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
Former Kendrapada Municipality Chairman Joins BJD

Former Kendrapada Municipality Chairman Joins BJD

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.
Odisha CM Condoles Death of Polling Official in Maoist Attack

Odisha CM Condoles Death of Polling Official in Maoist Attack

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today condoled the death of a polling official in a gruesome Maoist attack in Kandhamal district on Wednesday.
Stage Set for Second Phase Polls in Odisha; Security Tightened in Maoist Areas

Stage Set for Second Phase Polls in Odisha; Security Tightened in Maoist Areas

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.
BJD Demands Action Against Dharmendra for Obstructing Polling Officials; Raises Suspicion Over Suitcase

BJD Demands Action Against Dharmendra for Obstructing Polling Officials; Raises Suspicion Over Suitcase

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.
2nd Phase Poll: Maoists Shot Dead Woman Polling Officer in Kandhamal

2nd Phase Poll: Maoists Shot Dead Woman Polling Officer in Kandhamal

Phulbani: In a tragic incident, the Maoists killed a woman polling officer in Kandhamal district today ahead of second phase elections.
BJP to Field Malegaon Blast Accused Sadhvi Pragya Against Digvijaya Singh in Bhopal

BJP to Field Malegaon Blast Accused Sadhvi Pragya Against Digvijaya Singh in Bhopal

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.
50 Lakh Indians Lost Jobs since Demonetisation:  Azim Premji University Report

50 Lakh Indians Lost Jobs since Demonetisation: Azim Premji University Report

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.
Hardcore Maoist Surrenders in Kandhamal

Hardcore Maoist Surrenders in Kandhamal

Kandhamal: In a major breakthrough for Odisha police, a hardcore Maoist in Kandhamal district surrendered before the cops on Tuesday
Sundargarh LS: Jual Oram Faces Anti-incumbency, Naveen’s Road Show Swings Tide in Sunita Biswal's Favour

Sundargarh LS: Jual Oram Faces Anti-incumbency, Naveen’s Road Show Swings Tide in Sunita Biswal's Favour

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.
Odisha Gears up for Second Phase Polls Tomorrow

Odisha Gears up for Second Phase Polls Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is gearing up for the second phase of Lok Sabha and Assembly elections on April 18.
Odisha Elections 2019: Naveen Kicks off Campaign for Third, Fourth Phase Polls, Takes Potshots at Centre

Odisha Elections 2019: Naveen Kicks off Campaign for Third, Fourth Phase Polls, Takes Potshots at Centre

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.
Odisha Polls: Second Phase Campaign Ends

Odisha Polls: Second Phase Campaign Ends

High-voltage campaigning for the second of the four-phase Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha ended on Tuesday evening.
Shatrughan Sinha's Wife Poonam Sinha Joins Samajwadi Party, Will Contest from Lucknow against Rajnath Singh

Shatrughan Sinha's Wife Poonam Sinha Joins Samajwadi Party, Will Contest from Lucknow against Rajnath Singh

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.
PM Modi Installed CCTV Cameras at Polling Booth to Know Who Voted for Congress, Says BJP Leader Ramesh Qatar

PM Modi Installed CCTV Cameras at Polling Booth to Know Who Voted for Congress, Says BJP Leader Ramesh Qatar

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
Kandhamal To Give New Face As MP, BJD Mile Ahead, Riding High On Naveen Charisma

Kandhamal To Give New Face As MP, BJD Mile Ahead, Riding High On Naveen Charisma

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.
Throwing Egg to CM’s Car Incident: Balgopal Mishra, The Tale of An Ungrateful Reality

Throwing Egg to CM’s Car Incident: Balgopal Mishra, The Tale of An Ungrateful Reality

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
BJD Approaches EC over Open Defiance and Violation of All Electoral Norms by BJP

BJD Approaches EC over Open Defiance and Violation of All Electoral Norms by BJP

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.
Banking Sector Faces Crisis as NPAs Under Modi Govt Soared to Rs 10.39 Lakh Crore

Banking Sector Faces Crisis as NPAs Under Modi Govt Soared to Rs 10.39 Lakh Crore

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.
BJP Faces Alliance Trouble in Uttar Pradesh as SBSP to Contest LS Polls on Its Own

BJP Faces Alliance Trouble in Uttar Pradesh as SBSP to Contest LS Polls on Its Own

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.
BJD Condemns Murder of BJP Leader, Demands Action against Perpetrators

BJD Condemns Murder of BJP Leader, Demands Action against Perpetrators

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.
Odisha Polls: Modi to Visit Kendrapara on April 27

Odisha Polls: Modi to Visit Kendrapara on April 27

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Kendrapara district on April 27 to campaign for the BJP there.
Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar in India's World Cup Squad

Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar in India's World Cup Squad

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; Pant, Rayudu Misses Bus

India announce World Cup squad; Pant, Rayudu Misses Bus

India announce World Cup squad
Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati Barred from Campaigning for Hate Speech

Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati Barred from Campaigning for Hate Speech

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
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