Odisha

BJD Fields Soumya, Achyuta and Prasanta Nanda For RS

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: BJD Chief and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik declared three names for Rajya Sabha today evening. Sambad editor Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and KIIT-KISS founder Achyuta Samanta, who joined BJD few hours back, are named along with party leader Prasanta Nanda. Three seats in Rajya Sabha from the state are falling vacant as […]


Dharmendra May Go Rajya Sabha From MP or Maharastra

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: All eyes are on Union Petroleum and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, as his Rajya Sabha tenure would come to an end on 2nd April,2018. He was elected to the Rajya Sabha in March 2012 from Bihar state. However this time his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may field him from Maharastra or Madhya Pradesh. According to […]


Why Not a FIR Against Modi?

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Lingaraj Temple Administration and ASI maintain double standard Modi and many other dignitaries take photographs too inside temple A FIR was lodged yesterday against Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon allegedly taking photographs and shooting videos inside Lingaraj Temple as she was here on Sunday. Archaeological Survey of India sought clarifications from […]


Koraput MLA Demands Justice For Kunduli Victim in Delhi

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Victim’s family joins Dharna on Parliament Street Congress Party launched a three-day dharna on Parliament Street in Delhi, demanding CBI inquiry for Kunduli rape and suicide case. A group of tribal people from Koraput including victim’s mother, younger brother, some other family members joined the protest in the national capital lead by Koraput MLA and chairman of […]


Pratap Jena, BJD’s Buccaneer?

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar: Once Biju Patnaik was called as ‘The Buccaneer of India’ by the then Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru for the former’s adventurous achievements in favour of nation and democracy. There were many instances where Biju Patnaik stepped ahead in the time of need and traveled risked paths. One can consider the current […]


Soumya, Achyuta May Go Rajya Sabha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: BJD chief Naveen Patnaik to announce three names today evening Soumya Patnaik and Achyuta Samanta joins BJD ahead of RS Poll Senior leader, media mogul Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and KIIT, KISS founder Achyuta Samanta joined Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today morning. CM and BJD president Naveen Patnaik is expected to […]


Achyuta Samanta Joins BJD

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: In a surprising revelation KIIT and KISS founder and educationist Achyuta Samanta joined Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today at Naveen Niwas, few minutes after Soumya Ranjan Patnaik did the same. Unlike Soumya Ranjan, there was no speculation or expectation regarding Achyuta’s political start. By joining BJD today, the successful social figure […]


Soumya Patnaik Joins BJD

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Senior political leader, former parliamentarian, Aama Odisha Party chief and the editor of largest circulated Odia daily Sambad Soumya Ranjan Patnaik joined Biju Janata Dal today morning. He reached Naveen Niwas, residence of Odisha CM and BJD chief Naveen Patnaik, with his close political aids at 10.20 am and  officially […]


Soumya Ranjan to Join BJD at 11 am

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Soumya Ranjan Patnaik – senior leader, Aama Odisha chief, former MP and editor of largest circulated Odia daily Sambad – is all set to join Biju Janata Dal today. He is at Naveen Niwas now to announce his new start with BJD after 11 am. He was expected to join yesterday (6 […]