10 Feb 2016
Bhubaneswar: As Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad's condition remained critical, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today joined the nation in praying for the fast recovery of the soldier who survived for six days buried under tonnes of snow in the Siachen Glacier.
26 Feb 2016
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today filed nomination paper for the election to the post of president of BJD of which he is the founder.
14 Mar 2016
Bhubaneswar: Worried over the cracks being detected in the 12th century Shri Jagannath shrine at Puri, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged the Centre to send technical experts to oversee the repair and restoration of the temple.
09 Dec 2015
Bhubaneswar: Asking opposition parties to refrain from petty politics, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik yesterday claimed Maoist activities and violence have substantially reduced in many districts of Odisha.
12 Dec 2015
Bhubaneswar: Noting that democracy cannot function on the whims of one person, the Opposition Congress today accused Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of not attending the Assembly except compulsory assignments and ignoring members' queries by often giving answers from written notes.
27 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar: BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today named Narendra Kumar Swain as the party candidate for the Rajya Sabha by-polls scheduled to be held on December 14.
26 Jan 2016
Bhubaneswar: The 67th Republic Day was celebrated in Odisha on Tuesday, with Governor S.C. Jamir hoisting the Tricolour and taking salute at a parade here. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hoisted the national flag at the Barabati stadium in Cuttack.
21 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure adequate fund flows for rural jobs under MGNREGA for easing the suffering of people facing drought situation in the state.
14 Jul 2016
New Delhi: After remaining in Intelligence Bureau(IB) for over 28 years, senior IPS officer A K Patnaik, who is son-in-law of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, has been appointed as CEO of Natgrid, an integrated intelligence grid.
04 Jan 2016
Bhubaneswar: Former MLA from Khandapada constituency Siddharth Sekhar Singh yesterday resigned from the primary membership of Biju Janata Dal expressing displeasure over not being given due importance in the party.