June 01, 2020 3:46 pm
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday wrote to the Indian Railways asking them not to send Shramik Special trains to state till May 26 in view of Cyclone Amphan.
April 21, 2020 6:14 pm
The state government announced a package of Rs 50 lakh for deceased healthcare personnel as well as the status of state martyrs, along with other measures.
April 19, 2020 8:18 am
A senior bureaucrat said that the initiative will involve "labour-intensive work such as maintenance and upgradation of toilets and water infrastructure" in ULBs, while maintaining social distancing.
April 09, 2020 2:19 pm
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said, “The cabinet, which met today, decided that saving the lives of our people is the top most priority at this juncture.” The state has reported 42 cases of COVID-19 and two deaths so far.
March 28, 2020 12:09 pm
Odisha confirmed its third positive case of coronavirus, which has led to disruption in the functioning of the state assembly.
March 26, 2020 1:06 am
In a video clip, Patnaik said: “Paramedics and all healthcare workers will be given their salaries for April, May, June and July in the month of April itself.”
March 21, 2020 12:27 pm
Reacting to the letter, Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly, Pradipta Naik, said, “There is no problem with this suggestion. I am hopeful PM will accept the proposal”.
March 21, 2020 1:45 pm
On Friday, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging that the NPR updation be postponed.
March 09, 2020 4:00 am
Promotion Adalat has been set up by the Odisha government to reexamine cases where government employees feel they have been unjustly overlooked for a promotion. The Adalat is presided over by Odisha Chief Secretary Asit Mishra.
March 06, 2020 12:58 pm
Odisha Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain has drawn a sharp response from the BJP for his remarks on “politics of religion” and criticism of Maharashtra’s Governor’s office.
May 07, 2019 9:45 am
CM Naveen Patnaik tweeted on Sunday that all families in Puri and in those parts of Khurda, which had been “extremely severely affected”, will get 50 kg of rice, Rs 2,000 in cash and polythene sheets, if covered under the Food Security Act (FSA).
May 22, 2014 9:37 am
Narendra Modi fought back tears again as he wished Gujarat to "surge ahead".
Sonu Sood, Soha Ali Khan, Shraddha Kapoor and others share throwback photos on Raksha Bandhan