Tag: Dharmendra Pradhan

Text Books In Odia
Under NEP, study materials till Class 5 to be provided in 22 Indian languages

Talking about the government’s plan for a Digital University, to be built on a networked hub-spoke model, Pradhan said it is a unique concept with no world model and deliberations are underway.

  • Thursday, 30 March 2023
 Dharmendra Pradhan
Dharmendra Pradhan’s Kaurava Sena remarks heat up politics in Odisha

While releasing the book of eminent writer Bijay Nayak, Pradhan said, he is ready to bear all the shrills of the Kaurava army in Odisha.

  • Wednesday, 15 March 2023
BJD's Ravan-like ego won't last long: Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan
BJD's Ravan-like ego won't last long: Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan

During a press meet today, Pradhan took a dig at the Odisha government by stating ego like Ravana (Demon King) and Duryodhan (Kaurav) will not sustain for long in democracy. 

  • Monday, 06 March 2023
Naba Das Murder
Naba Das murder: Lawlessness in Odisha, CM should take action, says Pradhan

The Union Minister also raised questions over the ongoing Crime Branch investigation into Naba Das murder.

  • Saturday, 11 February 2023
Rama Devi University
No dearth of funds in Odisha, upgrade Rama Devi Women’s varsity to unitary university: Union Education Minister

While addressing the second convocation event at Rama Devi Women’s University on Friday, Pradhan said, “I learnt that Rama Devi is first women’s university of Odisha and is also an affiliating university.”

  • Friday, 10 February 2023
Naba Das Murder
Naba Das murder: Dharmendra Pradhan targets CM over law and order situation in Odisha

While addressing the press in Bhubaneswar, Pradhan alleged that the basic foundation of the ongoing investigation in the Naba Das case is wrong.

  • Sunday, 05 February 2023
Union Edu Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
BJP appoints Dharmendra Pradhan in-charge of elections in Karnataka

The party has also appointed Tamil Nadu State President K. Annamalai as the co-incharge. Pradhan had worked as the Karnataka in-charge during the tenure of former chief minister B.S. Yediyurappa in 2008.

  • Saturday, 04 February 2023
Dharmendra Pradhan
Dharmendra Pradhan likely to fight electoral battle in 2024; it will benefit Odisha, says BJP

However, there is no clarity on whether Pradhan will fight the electoral battle for Lok Sabha or Assembly segment in the upcoming crucial 2024 elections.

  • Monday, 23 January 2023
JEE Main 2023: Union Education Minister replies to MP’s request to relax eligibility
JEE Main 2023: Will Centre consider demand for one-time relaxation of eligibility criteria?

The registration for JEE Main 2023 is underway, the deadline of the application process is January 12. The exam will be conducted on January 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31.

  • Sunday, 08 January 2023
Union Edu Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
'CM Naveen should request CBI probe into Gobinda Sahu death case to ensure transparency'

Speaking to the reporters in Bhubaneswar, Dharmendra Pradhan said, “The people who are entrusted with the law and order should be answerable for their act to the public. The mode of inquiry should be as per the law. That is why we have demanded CBI inquiry into the case.”

  • Thursday, 22 December 2022
Early election in Odisha
Union Minister hints at early general election in Odisha

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday hinted that general elections could be held earlier than schedule in Odisha. Speaking on the sidelines of an event in Bhubaneswar, Pradhan said he has heard that the general polls may be held early in the State.

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  • Saturday, 10 December 2022
Will there be early elections in Odisha? Union Minister's remark sparks speculations
Will there be early elections in Odisha? Union Minister's remark sparks speculations

Dharmendra Pradhan said he believes that the people of Odisha have immense faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the development of the State.

  • Saturday, 10 December 2022
Dharmendra Targets BJD Govt
BJD govt siphoning off farmers’ money, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday made a veiled attack on Naveen Patnaik, saying the BJD-led government is appropriating money meant for farmers.

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  • Wednesday, 30 November 2022
Dharmendra Pradhan
Andhra-Odisha border dispute: Pradhan seeks Patnaik's intervention for harmonious resolution

Writing a letter to the Chief Minister, Pradhan said border dispute issues emerged in the villages in South Odisha.

  • Friday, 04 November 2022
Dhamnagar By-polls
Star campaigners intensify campaigning

The leading political parties have intensified the campaigns for their respective candidates as the day for Dhamnagar by-poll is inching closer.

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  • Saturday, 29 October 2022