Healthy Politics: Manoj Tiwari Visits Poll Rival Sheila Dikshit

New Delhi: Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari paid a courtesy visit to his Congress counterpart Sheila Dikshit, whom he defeated on the North East Delhi seat in the general election, at her residence today. Tiwari visited the 81-year-old Dikshit at her East Nizamuddin residence after learning about her ill-health, said Delhi BJP media co-convener Neelkant Bakshi. […]

Naveen Demands Immediate Action on the Promise of MSP Hike

New Delhi: Demanding immediate intervention from the Centre, Hon’ble CM of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik pointed out that Minimum Support Price (MSP) is a Central Government prerogative and despite repeated requests to the Centre, it has been ignored. BJD demanded that this was in line with the Swaminathan Committee’s recommendation and should have been actioned […]

KRUSHI ODISHA 2019 Roadshow in Delhi

Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha in collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industry is organizing the next edition of “Krushi Odisha”: Exhibition and Krushak Patshala” from 15-19 January 2019 at Biju Pattnaik Ground, Baramunda. The key objective is to showcase the prowess of the Farming and Agriculture Industry in the State and highlight the investment opportunities in this sector. […]

Anubhav Patnaik Speaks at PRS Conference 2018

New Delhi: Young Odia legislator Anubhav Patnaik joined PRS Conference 2018 as a panelist here. He spoke on ‘Building Effective Legislature’ yesterday afternoon. Speaking at the conference, Patnaik stressed on his difficulties to meet expectations of constituents as a first time MLA. He spoke about his initiatives that helped him balance the difficulties with his constitutional mandate. The […]

Bhartruhari Mahtab First Odia to Receive Best Parliamentarian Award

Bhubaneswar: Senior Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and Cuttack MP Bhartruhari Mahtab received ‘Best Parliamentarian Award’ for 2017 from President of India Ram Nath Kovind in a special event held yesterday (Aug 1) at the Central Hall of Parliament. Mahtab is the first Odia Parliamentarian to receive such prestigious honour. The President presented the Outstanding Parliamentarian Awards to […]

Yamuna Continues to Swell, 10000 People Shifted in Delhi

New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna river continued to rise and stayed over the danger mark for the third consecutive day on Monday, prompting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to direct officials to make arrangements for the affected people, even as around 10,000 people have been evacuated to safer places. The river was flowing […]