Naveen Patnaik's thumping return in Odisha is proof that refashioning of a veteran leader's image can bear electoral dividends
Naveen Patnaik did not appear to follow the agenda set by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), nationally or in the state. Instead, he launched a glitzy campaign which saw his photos plastered all over newspapers.
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to increase assistance under PM-KISAN to Rs 10,000 from Rs 6,000 per year.
Odisha govt announces Rs 10,000 crore KALIA scheme for farmers' development; CM calls Congress' farm loan waiver promise 'ridiculous'
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik said that Congress' farm loan waivers may help a section of the farmers, but the KALIA scheme will cover 92 percent of cultivators of the state.
Days after AIIMS doctors separate conjoined twins, Jaga shifted out of ICU and Kalia's condition improves
Jaga, one of the conjoined twins from Odisha whose heads were separated on October 26 at the AIIMS, was shifted out of the ICU to a private ward within eight days after the surgery and was on Tuesday seen sitting on his mother's lap and also taken out in the corridor.