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Dec 10, 2018
Women's Reservation Bill: Rahul Gandhi, Naveen Patnaik double efforts for passage of legislation, may run into roadblocksCongress president Rahul Gandhi, and Odisha chief minister and BJD chief Naveen Patnaik have attempted to corner the BJP-led central government over the issue of the Women's Reservation Bill by upping the ante with their efforts to get one-third (33 percent) reservation for women in the Lok Sabha and state legislative assemblies.
Dec 08, 2018
Chandrababu Naidu's TDP to contest 2019 Lok Sabha, Assembly polls in Odisha; party to field candidates in Telugu speaking areasThe Telugu Desam Party (TDP) led by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has decided to contest the Lok Sabha and the Odisha Assembly elections in the BJD-ruled state next year
Dec 06, 2018
Women's Reservation Bill: Biju Janata Dal to consult seven national, 15 regional parties to build consensusThe BJD, headed by Naveen Patnaik, deliberated on the party's strategy for intensifying its campaign seeking 33 percent reservations for women in Parliament and state Assemblies.
Nov 06, 2018
Odisha Congress MLA Krishna Chandra Sagaria resigns in protest of injustice to Kunduli gangrape victimCongress MLA Krishna Chandra Sagaria on Tuesday resigned as member of the Odisha Assembly, protesting "injustice" meted out to an alleged gangrape victim of Koraput district, who committed suicide earlier this year.
Oct 31, 2018
Dharmendra Pradhan seeks evidence from Naveen Patnaik over claims on state-run health scheme, says Odisha CM's statement 'misleading'Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday said Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's claim that one crore cases have been attended to under a state-run health scheme was misleading. Seeking evidence from Patnaik over his claim, Pradhan said the BJD government was providing incorrect information to the people of the state.
Oct 07, 2018
Smriti Irani says Naveen Patnaik deprived Odisha of PMJAY benefits; BJD says state scheme offers better facilitiesIrani said that Patnaik "rejected" the Ayushman Bharat scheme despite the fact that over 60 percent of Odisha's women and children suffer from anaemia and the state ranks number one in the birth of stunted children.
Sep 24, 2018
Amit Shah in Odisha: BJP chief says Congress, Opposition and BJD suffer from 'Modiphobia'Attacking Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his party, Amit Shah said the BJD has lost all the rights to rule Odisha following 18 years of misgovernance
Sep 23, 2018
Naveen Patnaik dismisses PM's allegations of corruption in Odisha govt, says Centre should focus on rising fuel prices insteadOdisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik dismissed Narendra Modi's allegations about corruption in the state government, saying that the prime minister must have said this to enthuse BJP workers.
Sep 18, 2018
Odisha Congress, BJP MLAs boycott Assembly after House passes resolution without 'paying respect' to OppositionAs the Odisha Opposition members continued to remain away from the House, Speaker PK Amat adjourned the House twice for 15 minutes each
Sep 13, 2018
Naveen Patnaik dismisses expelled BJD leader Damodar Rout's allegations of corruption as 'ridiculous'Expelled BJD leader Damodar Rout claimed Naveen Patnaik was working contrary to the principles of Biju Patnaik and said it would be best for Odisha people if the chief minister was unseated at the earliest