Jagannath temple row: Odisha govt says demolition of dilapidated mutts to continue; seers claim conspiracy, Opposition cries foul
As part of the plan to make Puri a world heritage city, Naveen Patnaik announced a package of Rs 500 crore to undertake infrastructure and beautification programmes in the holy town
Odisha government announces Rs 222-crore bonus for Kendu leaf pluckers and labourers for the 2018 season
The Odisha government on Tuesday announced Rs 222 crore bonus and other incentives for Kendu pluckers, binders and other labourers for the leaf season 2018
Expelled Congress leader Srikant Jena threatens to expose Rahul Gandhi, says he has 'surrendered Odisha to Patnaik family'
Srikant Jena, who was recently expelled from the primary membership of the Congress, has accused party president Rahul Gandhi of surrendering himself before the Patnaik family and mining mafias in Odisha.
The resolution, moved by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, was passed by a voice vote after a debate in the House on Tuesday night. Members of the ruling BJD, opposition Congress and BJP supported the resolution
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt estimates loss worth Rs 2,200 crore; ex-gratia for kin of 57 victims increased to Rs 10 lakh each
The Odisha government on Wednesday pegged the loss suffered due to Cyclone Titli and the resultant flood at around Rs 2,200 crore and hiked the ex-gratia for the kin of the victims to Rs 10 lakh each.
Odisha Congress, BJP MLAs boycott Assembly after House passes resolution without 'paying respect' to Opposition
As the Odisha Opposition members continued to remain away from the House, Speaker PK Amat adjourned the House twice for 15 minutes each
Kerala floods: Naveen Patnaik speaks to Pinarayi Vijayan, Odisha government announces Rs 5 crore assistance
Odisha government Thursday announced a financial assistance of Rs 5 crore for flood-ravaged Kerala, where the death toll has risen to 75 since 8 August
Five students killed, four injured in Odisha road accident; truck driver flees as angry locals torch vehicle
The accident occurred near Odisha's Rahanja village under Bhadrak Rural police station when the children - studying in class 9 - were returning home from Ranitel High School
Amit Shah asks Naveen Patnaik to quit as Odisha CM, claims BJD failed to develop state despite considerable Central funding
BJP president Amit Shah asked Odisha Chief Minister to quit his post for failing to develop the state in spite of receiving funding of Rs 4 crores till now
BJP president Amit Shah had set a target of winning 120 of the 147 Assembly seats in Odisha in the next state polls due in 2019.
The Odisha government has spent more than Rs 26.55 crore towards airfare of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and other ministers in three years
Odisha Police has registered 93 cases related to circulation of "objectionable" videos of women till 30 November this year, says Naveen Patnaik
"Small" incidents like the Doka La stand-off would happen but India and China need each other and should live peacefully, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said.
The flood toll in Odisha rose to seven with the death of three more persons in Jajpur district, even as the water level in river Brahmani receded at some places on Sunday.
Even as Nitish Kumar returned to the NDA fold to form the government in Bihar with its support, the BJD ruled out any possibility of forging an alliance
Amit Shah begins three-day visit to Odisha, likely to visit Naveen Patnaik's home district on Tuesday
Taking on Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik in his home district, BJP chief Amit Shah will launch a door-to-door campaign in Ganjam
Odisha Congress to hold agitation tomorrow over gangrape and murder of Dalit woman, demand fast track court
Congress is set to hold an agitation across Odisha over the sensational gangrape and murder of a dalit widow and to demand of the case in fast track court.
Leader of Opposition Narasingh Mishra of the Congress on Wednesday asked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to implement the Odisha Lokayukta Act for ending corruption at the block level.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday asked the district collectors to act as agents of change to improve public service delivery and governance.
Odisha government alleged that Chhattishgarh government was giving wrong information on the flow of water to Hirakud reservoir in the downstream of Mahanadi.