11 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: As part of commitment made to the people of Odisha during elections, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced a Rs 3,000 crore new scheme with the objective of converting all the kuccha houses to pucca houses in the state.
12 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: Condemning as ‘brutal and undemocratic’ the police firing at a village in Odisha's Nayagarh district that claimed one life, Congress on Friday demanded a judicial inquiry into the incident.
12 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: Under attack over land, housing as well as chit fund scam, party heavyweight and former Odisha Minister Kalpataru Das on Thursday resigned from the post of BJD Parliamentary Party leader in Rajya Sabha, a party release said.
09 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: The Crime Branch of Odisha Police on Tuesday formally began investigation into the multi-crore land scam at Ghangapatana village by registering a case.
05 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: Hemendra Chandra Singh, a first time MP of Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), died of sepsis and multiple organ failure at a private hospital early on Friday, family sources said.
28 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday launched a Rs 3,200 crore economic corridor between Jagdalpur and Rourkela, as promised during the last elections.
25 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday wrote to Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari seeking inclusion of the state for financial aid from World Bank (WB), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and others to ensure safe drinking water for all.
19 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Hitting out at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for alleged cover up bid in land scam, BJP on Tuesday demanded a CBI probe into allotment of land and houses as role of political leaders had now surfaced during inquiry into chit fund scandal by the central agency.
15 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Despite a boycott call by Maoists, Independence Day was celebrated across Odisha with gaiety and enthusiasm on Friday amid tight security with the government promising to implement a special policy for speedy empowerment of girls and women.
13 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: In its bid to upgrade standard of Odisha students, the state government on Wednesday decided to open model schools in all the 314 blocks on the pattern of central schools, official sources said.