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Naveen Patnaik has decided to continue the ongoing party review post panchayat polls till April 24.

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Bhubaneswar:3/3/17: BJD Supremo Naveen Patnaik has decided to continue the ongoing party review post panchayat polls till April 24. After the Sunday meeting Jajpur and Koraput members elected with support from the party in panchayat elections, today he met Mayurbhanj representatives. The BJD chief is conducting the review at grassroots level by meeting sarpanch and panchayat committee members from each district ...

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Centre-State In Face-Off Over Slashing Of Kerosene Quota

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Bhubaneswar: 2/4/17:In an apparent face-off between Odisha government and Centre over slashing of kerosene quota, BJP has asked the State to check black marketing of the essential commodity before demanding for more while ruling BJD alleged the cooking gas under Ujjwala scheme is being distributed at party level only and not the eligible beneficiaries. The State  alleged that Centre has ...

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Bhasha Suraksha Sammilani demand of forming a Linguistic Commission

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Bhubaneswar: 2/4/17:The Bhasha Suraksha Sammilani reiterated its demand of forming a Linguistic Commission and making a penal provision in implementation of the Odisha Official Language Act during celebration of Utkal Divas here on Saturday. Former Minister Bishwabhusan Harichandan alleged that the language act is not yet implemented due to lack of willingness of the state government. Former Speaker of State ...

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BJD suggested instead of machines ballot paper should be used during polls

Bhubaneswar:2/4/17: Expressing displeasure over irregularities unearthed recently in Madhya Pradesh over working of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM), the BJD on Sunday suggested that instead of machines ballot paper should be used during polls. Speaking to media persons, senior party leader Debasis Nayak said not only BJD but parties all over the country will also definitely push for the use of ...

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Theme song“Jay Odisha Police” unveiled

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Cuttack: 1/4/17:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched a ‘theme song’ on the occasion of 82ndFoundation Day celebration of Odisha Police at its headquarter in Cuttack. The theme song “Jay Odisha Police” was unveiled on this auspicious eve with an aim to inspire the personnel for discharging duties assigned to them with care and dedication. Policy of zero tolerance for anti-socials ...

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Radha Mohan Singh laying the foundation stone of the four Krishi Vigyan Kendras

The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh laying the foundation stone of the four Krishi Vigyan Kendras, at Bhubaneswar, Odisha on April 01, 2017.
	The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Shri Dharmendra Pradhan is also seen.

Bhubaneswar:1/4/17:The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh laying the foundation stone of the four Krishi Vigyan Kendras, at Bhubaneswar, Odisha on April 01, 2017. The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Shri Dharmendra Pradhan is also seen.

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panchayat poll performance: BJD will be reviewed by party supremo

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Bhubaneswar: 30/3/17:The panchayat poll performance of BJD will be reviewed by party supremo Naveen Patnaik from April 2. To strengthen the organisation from grassroots level, Patnaik will be meeting sarpanches and samiti members. The review will be conducted at party headquarters and on April 2, Patnaik will meet Koraput and Jajpur sarpanches and samiti members supported by BJD. The party ...

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Orissa High Court on quashed the State government’s amendment Odisha Zilla Parishad Election Rules

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Bhubaneswar:30/3/17: The Orissa High Court on Thursday quashed the State government’s recent amendment to rule 51 of Odisha Zilla Parishad Election Rules of 1994. Hearing on the petition filed by a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Zilla Parishad member challenging the government’s decision, the HC stated that any change to existing rules during poll process is unconstitutional. The government’s amendment to ...

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Enforcement Directorate attached Rs 15 crore of property of Sura Baba

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Bhubaneswar(ONT BUREAU)30/3/17:Two days after Enforcement Directorate (ED) attached properties of self-proclaimed Odisha godman Sarathi Baba alias Santosh Raul, the Central agency today attached moveable and immoveable properties worth Rs 15 crore of another self-proclaimed godman Sura Baba alias Surendranath Mishra, said sources in the ED. The ED has attached properties belonging to Sura Baba and his two sons-Trilochan and Biranchi ...

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Five Eminient personality will awarded an honorary doctorate degree in Utkal University of Culture 5th Convocation

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Bhubaneshwar(30/3/17)ONT Bureau: The 5th Convocation of the Utkal University of Culture going to be held at Rabindra Mandap on 5th, April2017.University Chancellor Governer S C Jamiir  wil coferred Honarary Doctrote Degree,PHD and Gold Medal to the successful student.On this  occasion as the Chief Guest and delivered the Convocation Address.Mr.Ratann Thyam,Chairman National School of Drama will grace the occasion as chief speaker, ...

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