Thursday, Feb 09, 2023

navin patnaik


Andhra and Odisha continue tug of war over villages on border as SC deadline looms

September 13, 2021 6:00 pm

Phattuseneri is one of 21 villages in Kotia gram panchayat that lie at the centre of a longstanding border conflict between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.

Navin Patnaik completes 20 years as Odisha CM, says still a long way to go to empower people

March 05, 2020 9:58 pm

The Patnaik government's effective handling of Cyclone Fani last year had won him praise from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the UN and other global organisations.

Congress leader Lulu Mohapatra's family members join BJP in Bhubaneswar

October 14, 2017 5:36 pm

Mohapatra, who was elected to the Odisha Legislative Assembly from Brahmagiri in the years 1995, 2000 and 2004, had died at a private hospital in Gurgaon in November last year.

Don't know much about Rahul Gandhi's abilities: Sharad Pawar

August 26, 2013 2:12 pm

I feel this is the right time to enter the House of Elders,says Pawar.

Mamata defiant again,opposes UPA's pet terror cell

February 17, 2012 12:25 pm

Cong says agency will not trample on state rights,tells Mamata to look at its substance not form.

Naveen can't shirk responsibility by snapping ties with BJP: CPI (ML)

June 04, 2009 7:05 pm

CPI(ML) sought an explanation from the state government on the communal violence in Kandhamal which claimed 42 lives.

Orissa minister in trouble over gangrape of Dalit girl

June 03, 2009 6:09 pm

Naveen Patnaik Govt in Orissa is again facing a controversy with a minister accused of shielding the prime accused in an alleged gangrape of a Dalit woman.

Central force to be withdrawn from Kandhamal

May 27, 2009 5:52 pm

The Centre has decided to withdraw all para-military forces from the riot-hit Kandhamal district by the end of this month.

Strange bedfellows! Cong,BJP ditched by trusted allies

March 18, 2009 4:15 pm

In the run up to the Lok Sabha elections,Congress and the BJP are both suffering from a common ailment - losing trusted and tested allies. While Lalu Prasad's RJD has given a jolt to Congress by allocating it only three seats in Bihar,Navin Patnaik's BJD has literally dumped BJP in Orissa.

BJD keeps options open for post-poll alliance

March 10, 2009 5:00 pm

Ruling BJD in Orissa said that it was not part of any front or political formation at the moment despite its new-found bonhomie with the Left.