Politics

For Paddy MSP Hike BJD Will Hold Mega Rally in Delhi

Bhubaneswar: Due to farmers’ distress and dissatisfaction because of the low pricing of their produce the Odisha State’s ruling party Biju Janta Dal has announced thatit will hold a mega rally at Delhi on 8th January to press its demand before the Centre for increase in the minimum support price of paddy. At a press conference […]


SC Asks Centre for Affidavit on Lokpal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked the Centre today to file an affidavit as to the steps taken for appointment of Lokpal which has to be submitted on 17th of January. Dissatisfied by the elected government’s delay in the selection process, the Apex Court said to the Centre “Too much time has gone by. What […]


BJP Women Activist Marched Towards Naveen Nivas

Bhubaneswar: The BJP Mahila Morcha protested and marched towards Naveen Nivas today, on account of the CM’s silence on Minister Pradeep Maharathy’s comments on the Pipili gange rape and murder incident verdict. The situation got worsen when there was a strife between the activists and the cops as they started marching towards the CM’s house […]


Narendra Modi and Lotay Tshering hold Talks

New Delhi: The Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with the Prime Minister of Bhutan Lotay Tshering on strengthening bilateral ties between the two neighbouring countries. The Bhutanese Prime Minister arrived at New Delhi yesterday for his foreign visit after taking charge last month. Tshering met the PM at his Hyderabad House in the morning […]


Narendra Modi To Visit Balangir in January

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Balangir to attend a mega public rally on January 16. He will address the public at Swabhiman Samabesh, informed BJP State General Secretary Prithviraj Harichandan. This will be the second time for the PM to visit Odisha in the month of January. Prior to Balangir programme, he is […]



Women Activists of Congress Hurl Eggs at Agri Minister’s House

Bhubaneswar: The State Capital become tensed when the Activists of Odisha Pradesh Mahila Congress hurled tomatoes and eggs at the Government quarters of the State Agricultural Minister Pradeep Maharathy today, when they were staging a demonstration and protesting against the comments given by the Minister on the order of acquittal of Pipili Gang Rape accused. […]


Modi in a Visit to Himachal, Congratulates the State Govt

Dharamshala: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a visit to Himachal Pradesh today on the occasion of the completion of one year of the Jai Ram Thakur-led BJP government in Himachal Pradesh. He congratulates the State Government for their successful governance for one year while addressing the ‘Jan Aabhar’ rally at Dharmshala. He also released […]


Modi Inaugurates Rs 15K Cr Development Projects in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated developmental projects worth Rs 14,523 crore in a meeting at IIT campus here today. He inaugurated the projects under the Centre’s “Purvodaya” vision. Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal, CM Naveen Patnaik, Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Jual Oram and Bhubaneswar MP Prasanna Patasani were also present at the ceremony. The […]


Modi Questions Odisha on Corruption

Khurda: Today Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked the Odisha government alleging that the ‘demon of corruption’ had become strong in the state under the rule of the Biju Janata Dal with an all-pervading ‘percentage commission culture(PC)’. PM Modi’s scathing allegation comes as Odisha is gearing up for its assembly polls next year along with the […]