State

70 lakh families in the state will have medical an assured health cover of ₹5 lakhs per family member and ₹7 lakhs for the families with women of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched a new health scheme, the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana, on Wednesday on the occasion of the 72nd Independence Day. He said the Biju Swasthya Yojana would cover 70 lakh people. Patnaik announced the launch of the scheme in his brief Independence Day speech and said regardless of the “cooperation […]

National

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik pushes for investing in Odisha at Make in Odisha 2018

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik invited representatives of Indian industry to invest in Odisha at an investment roadshow organised by the state government in Mumbai Wednesday. The roadshow was held as part of preparations for the Make in Odisha Conclave 2018. The CM CMD of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Mahindra Group Anand Mahindra, Chairman […]

State

The biography on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik by outlook journalist Ruben Banerjee has created a political storm as Rubeen has pointed some of the personal details related to the lifestyle & food habits.

The biography on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik by outlook journalist Ruben Banerjee has created a political storm as Rubeen has pointed some of the personal details related to the lifestyle & food habits. The Biography though touches some of the pointed answers to the mysterious questions raises the doubts about the timing of the […]

State

New Gurupiya bridge project under corruption scanner

While the Odisha government last week spared no effort to showcase the Gurupiya bridge project as an example of its commitment towards development of remote Malkangiri district, an assessment from the state accountant general signals potential misappropriation and corruption in construction expenditure. Last month, the 910-metre Gurupriya Bridge was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, […]