Pradeep Pattanayak

Pradeep Pattanayak

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Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art ...more

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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Odisha BJP MLAs to meet PM Modi & Amit Shah in New Delhi; Congress & BJD respond 
Odisha BJP MLAs to meet PM Modi & Amit Shah in New Delhi; Congress & BJD respond 

The legislators of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Odisha along with the party’s state president Manmohan Samal and the MPs are scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, and National...

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik urges Odisha CM to protect ancient artworks in Puri 
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik urges Odisha CM to protect ancient artworks in Puri 

Internationally acclaimed sand artist and member of the Srimandir Management Committee, Sudarsan Pattnaik on Saturday wrote a letter to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik requesting him to save ancient artworks falling under the parikrama project. 

Odisha conjoined twins survivor Jaga 'fit to go to school' 
Odisha conjoined twins survivor Jaga 'fit to go to school' 

Professor Deepak Gupta of AIIMS, New Delhi examined Jaga, the survivor of the conjoined Jaga & Kalia twins, at Kandhamal District Headquarters Hospital (DHH).

Politics heats up as Minister drops Shreemayee Mishra's name as Bhubaneswar MP Candidate 
Politics heats up as Minister drops Shreemayee Mishra's name as Bhubaneswar MP Candidate 

Everyone was taken aback after the party’s MLA and minister started campaigning for party leader Shreemayee Mishra and dropped quite explicit hints that she is Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s choice for the Bhubaneswar Parliamentary seat. 

School children thwart loot bid in Bhubaneswar in exemplary display of courage
School children thwart loot bid in Bhubaneswar in exemplary display of courage

Some school students on Saturday showed exemplary courage and overpowered a thief while he was trying to loot from a jewellery shop near the Palasuni Branch of the State Bank of India under Mancheswar Police...

Four diarrhoea deaths reported from Odisha’s Rourkela
Four diarrhoea deaths reported from Odisha’s Rourkela

The recent spurt in diarrhoea cases in Sundargarh’s Rourkela has left the district administration on its toes. 

Dhanu Sankranti
Know significance of Dhanu Sankranti and its connection with Srimandir (or Lord Jagannath)

On Sankranti days, the Sun transits from one zodiac to another. In total, there are twelve Sankrantis in a year. Dhanu Sankranti is one of them.

Why we should feel proud of Pathani Samanta
Why we should feel proud of Pathani Samanta

Today is the birthday of the great astronomer and mathematician of Odisha, Pathani Samanta, whose full name with honourifics was Mahamahopadhyaya Chandrasekhara Singha Harichandana Mahapatra Samanta. 

Odisha’s conviction rate lowest in country: NCRB 
Odisha’s conviction rate lowest in country: NCRB 

The recently released National Crime Records Bureau has painted a grim picture of Odisha’s conviction rate. As per the report, the state’s conviction rate is the lowest in the country. 

I-T raids in Odisha: Cash counting ends in Bolangir, total seizure at Rs 305 cr
I-T raids in Odisha: Cash counting ends in Bolangir, total seizure at Rs 305 cr

The counting of cash seized during I-T raids on the properties linked to a liquor trader at Sudapada in Bolangir district ended on Sunday and the total value of the seized amount was reported to...

Odisha Vigilance SP’s house in Bhubaneswar on verge of collapse 
Odisha Vigilance SP’s house in Bhubaneswar on verge of collapse 

The family members first spotted the cracks on Saturday night and rushed out of the house in fear. Now they are afraid to enter the house. 

Bali Yatra controversy: MLA Mohammed Moquim demands impartial probe 
Bali Yatra controversy: MLA Mohammed Moquim demands impartial probe 

The recently-concluded Bali Yatra is now embroiled in a controversy and Barabati-Cuttack MLA Mohammed Moquim on Sunday demanded an impartial probe into the corruption allegations. 

Two minors die after falling into well in Odisha’s Dhenkanal
Two minors die after falling into well in Odisha’s Dhenkanal

Two children met their watery graves after they fell into a well near their house at Natakata village under Madhu Sahu Patna panchayat in Dhenkanal on Sunday. 

Rising crimes against women putting Odisha to shame: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan  
Rising crimes against women putting Odisha to shame: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan  

While addressing the gathering, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the rising crimes against women have let our heads hang in shame.

BJP, BJD & Congress in Odisha plan strategies for 2024 general elections 
BJP, BJD & Congress in Odisha plan strategies for 2024 general elections 

With the general elections being less than five months away, the state units of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress and the incumbent BJD have started flexing their muscles. 

Odisha turned haven for non-Odia criminals: BJP VP Jay Panda on big cash haul  
Odisha turned haven for non-Odia criminals: BJP VP Jay Panda on big cash haul  

The seizure of black money amounting to hundreds of crores of a non-Odia Congress MP in Odisha is definitely a matter of concern, said Baijayant Panda.

Women protest sand transportation on village road in Odisha’s Jajpur, erect fence across road 
Women protest sand transportation on village road in Odisha’s Jajpur, erect fence across road 

With the district administration turning a deaf ear to the demand to stop sand transportation on the road, the agitating women of Markandapur and Kamalpur villages continued their roadblock by erecting a fence in the...

17 people die by suicide in Odisha every 24 hours: NCRB
17 people die by suicide in Odisha every 24 hours: NCRB 

As per the NCRB report, on average 17 people are dying by suicide on a daily basis.  

Banana served instead of egg in MDM in Odisha school; teachers, parents fume  
Banana served instead of egg in MDM in Odisha school; teachers, parents fume  

Students of Hanaguda Upper Primary School in Jeypore of Koraput district had an unusual menu for their mid-day meal. A banana, instead of an egg, was given to each of them alongside alleged sub-standard rice...

Integrated public health laboratory to come up in every Odisha district 
Integrated public health laboratory to come up in every Odisha district 

On the sidelines of a workshop, Odisha Public Health director, Dr Niranjan Mishra informed about the plan of establishing such laboratories in the districts and CHCs. 

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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