SHG leader Pramila Bisoi in Aska, Bikram Panda in Berhampur among other new faces in the First list of BJD,Naveen To Contest From Hinjli, Bijepur Assembly Seats

Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal president Naveen Patnaik announced Monday that he will contest from Bijepur in western Odisha apart from his traditional home turf Hinjili assembly constituency in the upcoming Assembly elections in the state. Patnaik had announced a day before that he was ‘seriously considering’ an appeal from ‘the leaders of […]


Why 2019 Election is crucial for Naveen Patnaik?.

About 32 million voters will exercise their franchise simultaneously in the assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Odisha across four phases, beginning 11 April, the Election Commission of India (EC) said on Sunday. And when Odisha goes to polls next month, there is a lot at stake for the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), even […]


What makes Indian Elections spectacular?

It’s election season in India. The nation is preparing to hold general elections in April and May, in which about 900 million Indians — more than the population of all the countries of Europe combined — will cast their votes to select a new federal government. It’s Difficult to Predict India’s elections have been notoriously […]


Sulabh’s Rs 10 lakh Sculpture award goes to 90-yr-old Bihar artiste

90-year-old eminent artiste Mr. Phani Bhushan Biswas from Bihar was awarded with Rs 10 lakh worth “Sulabh Sculpture Award” on the occasion of the 49th Foundation day of Sulabh International. Government Girls Senior Secondary School, Subhash Nagar, New Delhi was also honoured for ‘Sulabh Best Disciplined School Award’ on the occasion. Vice Principal Mrs. Sharda Tanwar […]


Naveen Patnaik sets the tone for 2019 Lok Sabha & Assembly Elections, will go solo, no alliances with anyone!

Dismissing all speculations of seat-sharing with some fringe political parties for the forthcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in the state, Odisha chief minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said the party would go to polls alone. “We will fight the elections on our own strength. We will have no […]


CII Releases Suggested Election Manifesto, targets 8% average annual GDP growth rate

With General Elections scheduled shortly, CII has released a Suggested Election Manifesto,providing an economic roadmap for the incoming government. It covers suggestions across a range of subjects including Agriculture, Education, Health, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Technology and Environment. Mr Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General, CII said, “After extensive discussion with industry members and experts from various fields, we have evolved key […]


Naveen Patnaik has “betrayed the people”- UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday, February 20, said his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik has “betrayed the people” as he is not interested in the development of the state. Addressing party workers at Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district and later at Nachuni in Khurda district, Adityanath called for a change in the state government […]