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.
26 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: Amid a walk out by Congress and BJP members who alleged a spurt in crimes against women, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik claimed in the Assembly that the quantum of Maoist violence has declined since 2013.
04 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: With heavy rains for the past three days claiming two lives and raising fear of flood in some rivers, Odisha government on Monday alerted 12 districts for any eventuality as more rain is likely to pound some areas due to a low pressure.
21 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: Maoists have killed 435 persons including 210 police personnel during the last 14 years while the security personnel eliminated 139 rebels during the same time, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Monday.
11 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: Slamming the Union Budget, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said that it lacked focus in areas like agriculture, irrigation and the social sector, while the country was hit by inflation coupled with a prevailing drought like situation.
28 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: Five ruling BJD MPs had used the private plane of a "tainted" mining contractor, Opposition BJP on Monday alleged and demanded clarification from Odisha Government over the issue.