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Earthquake tremors were felt in several parts of Mayurbhanj district

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Bhubaneswar:20/4/19: Mild tremors were felt in several parts of Mayurbhanj district early this morning after an earthquake of 4.0 magnitude struck Jharkhand. As per reports, the tremors were felt in Rairangpur, Bisoi, Gorumahisani, Bijatala and Bahalada areas of the district at around 6.20 am. The tremors lasted for a few seconds triggering panic among the residents in the areas. However, ...

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BJD President slammed the BJP-led government for ‘hatching a conspiracy to destroy the ecosystem of Chilika lake’

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Puri:19/4/19: Odisha Chief Minister and BJD President Naveen Patnaik on Friday slammed the BJP-led government for ‘hatching a conspiracy to destroy the ecosystem of Chilika lake’. While addressing a poll rally at Banapur under Puri parliamentary constituency, Patnaik said “Chilika is our pride. It is providing livelihood to thousands of fishermen. The central government had hatched a conspiracy to destroy the ...

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Election Commission of India announced Rs 30 lakh ex-gratia compensation to the next kin of deceased polling officer Sanjukta Diggal

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Bhubaneswar:18/4/19: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday announced Rs 30 lakh ex-gratia compensation to the next kin of a woman polling officer who was gunned down yesterday by suspected Maoists while doing election duty in Kandhamal district. The shootout had occurred in Phulbani Assembly segment under Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat yesterday where polling is taking place today. Rs 30 ...

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People of Odisha is my family and I will serve them till my last breath:Naveen Patnaik

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Bargarh:16/4/19 : Odisha Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik during his election campaigning today said that the people of Bijepur in Bargarh district are his family and the development of the constituency is his responsibility. Addressing a public meeting organised by the party at Bijepur, Patnaik, who is also contesting the Assembly polls from the very constituency, said, “I ...

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Naveen Patnaik slammed to the Central Government for allegedly neglecting the farmers of Odisha.

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Bargarh:15/4/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday slammed the BJP-led government at the Centre for allegedly neglecting the farmers of Odisha. “The BJP in its 2014 manifesto had promised to double the MSP of paddy. As it was a good announcement, we waited. I even reminded the Centre about it in 2016. However, nothing has happened even if five years ...

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Tata Steel BSL organises exposure visit of SHG members to Puri for mushroom farming

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Narendrapur, April 15, 2019: Tata Steel BSL, formerly known as Bhushan Steel Limited, organised a three-day long exposure visit of members of local women Self Help Groups – (SHGs) to Dandamukundpur in Puri On April 8 and 10, 2019. Mr Maniknata Naik, Chief, Corporate Services, Tata Steel BSL flagged off the journey from the plant located at Narendrapur in Dhenkanal ...

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SALABUDHA & AADIM BICHAR writer Kapileswar Prasad Mahapatra left for heavenly abode

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 Bhubaneswar:14/4/19: Eminent writer Kapileswar Prasad Mahapatra, Father of international awarded film Director & producer Sabyasachi Mahapatra left for heavenly abode on dt. 13th at about 9.30p.m . Among his writing’s SALABUDHA & AADIM BICHAR has aclaimed international film award.Last rite will be performed at his native place Lehedi on 16th morning….lost one of the great personality of our soil

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BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik asserted that no one can stop the state government’s flagship KALIA scheme

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Sundargarh:11/4/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday asserted that no one can stop the state government’s flagship KALIA scheme until he is alive. “The BJP government at the Centre is conspiring to stop the ambitious KALIA scheme. No one can stop the scheme till I am alive,” Patnaik said. Addressing public meeting during his second phase election campaign in Sundargarh ...

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Politically-sensitive Kendrapara district floaded with many heavyweights filing their nomination papers

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Kendrapara:8/4/19: Political steam picked up in politically-sensitive Kendrapara district with many heavyweights filing their nomination papers on Monday. A number of high-profile candidates filed their papers before the respective returning officers. While BJP candidate Baijayant Panda, Congress’s Dharanidhar Nayak filed their papers with sworn affidavits for the parliamentary polls, two stalwarts- Bijoy Mohapatra (BJP) and Bed Prakash Agrwalla (BJD) filed papers ...

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Naveen Patnaik scathing attack at the BJP-led Centre

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Rayagada/Gajapati:7/4/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday again launched a scathing attack at the BJP-led Centre for alleged neglect and apathetic attitude towards Odisha. Terming the Central leaders as Biradi Baishnab (hypocrites), Patnaik said the Centre is not sensitive towards plight of people in Odisha as it provided Cyclone Titli assistance first to Andhra Pradesh. Addressing election campaigns in Gunpur, ...

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