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BJP national vice-president Baijayant Jay Panda on Sunday said the model that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal boasts about in every state he visits has ultimately become 'A Model of Global Embarrassment'.
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Over the last few days, award-winning filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri's directorial venture ‘The Kashmir Files’ has become a sensation not only in India but in other parts of the world as well.
BJP's National Vice President Baijayant Panda on Saturday minced no words in lashing out at Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party president Arvind Kejriwal over allegations against him of engaging with pro-separatists elements.
Drawing comparisons with Odisha, Panda demanded the Naveen Patnaik-led government to withdraw its decision of arbitrarily opening liquor shops in order to stop ruining the lives of youths in the State.
‘Mann Ki Baat’ Unites People Of India, Says BJP National VP Jay Panda
On Monday, Prusty was threatened by some miscreants while his son was thrashed by the assailants over a land dispute case. A manhunt has been launched to trace the whereabouts of the accused, said police.
The bypoll outcome shows the trust and appreciation for PM Modi across the country, especially in the North East where people have overwhelmingly supported and given a landslide win to NDA, said the former Parliamentarian.
National Vice President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Baijayant Panda has exuded confidence that the party is fully geared up to script victory in the forthcoming elections to five states of the country.
Panda said that NCC which is the world's largest uniformed youth organization needs reformation to make it more relevant in the changing times.
India is well prepared to face any challege emanating from Taliban's occupancy of Afghanistan, says BJP National VP Jay Panda following the US withdrawal
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The Union government today appointed Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Tushar Mehta as the new Solicitor General of India, the second-highest rank for a law officer under government of India. Mehta’s appointment was approved by the Appointment Committee of the cabinet (ACC) which directed him to assume office till June 30, 2020. As per […]
Kendrapara: The body of an Odia labourer, identified as Dushashan Patra, was brought to Odisha today from Dubai, 11 days after his death. Patra, a resident of Aul area in Kendrapara, had gone to Dubai seven months back to work there as a plumber. On December 31, he had suffered a heart attack and died. […]
Kandhamal: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda once again rued lack of job opportunities in Odisha which is forcing thousands of youths to migrate to other parts of the country and world. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of Heijau, an informal tea party at Daringbadi in Kandhamal, Panda alleged that the Odisha government has […]
Bhubaneswar: After an FIR was filed by state government officials in connection with a helicopter flying over the ‘No Flying Eco Sensitive Zone’ of Chilika Lake, police on Monday seized the helicopter of former MP Baijayant Panda. However, Panda termed the action a vindictive attempt by the ‘third floor’ of the State secretariat to curtail […]
Bhubaneswar: Equal pay for Equal work. If two persons with similar educational qualification, experience are doing similar work, they should have equal financial benefit. This is being complied to in other states while Odisha has lagged. It is important to set the system in a disciplined way so that streamlining makes things easier. This was […]
Bhubaneswar: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda on Tuesday met Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and urged her to accept his resignation. Panda bid adieu to 18 years of his association with the House and expressed his inability to represent the BJD anymore since the party had strayed away from its original principles. Sharing this […]
Former MP from Kendrapara who resigned from BJD and Lok Sabha, in OTV’s Khola Katha programme opened up about his decision to quit and what lies ahead of him. Here are the excerpts of the former parliamentarian’s interview with senior journalist Rajaram Satpathy. After resigning from BJD, you have distanced yourself from the party. Will […]
Dhenkanal: It was a close shave for former Dhenkanal MLA Nabin Nanda after unidentified miscreants hurled crude bombs at his vehicle near Takhurpal village under Gondia block on Monday. Though the vehicle of Nanda sustained extensive damage, he escaped unhurt in the incident. The incident occurred when he was travelling in his SUV to attend […]
Cuttack: Members of the Mahanga Sachetan Nagarik Sangathan on Sunday, burnt the effigy of Chief Minister ’s private secretary VK Pandian near Nischintakoili Police Station in Cuttack district alleging his role in conspiracy against Kendrapara MP Baijayant Jay Panda and other BJD leaders. Seeking removal of the “non-Odia” bureaucrat, members of the outfit submitted a […]
Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the intense heat wave condition and acute water crisis, MP Baijayant Panda on Wednesday urged Kendrapara district adminsitration to provide public access to completed MPLADS drinking water projects in the region. In a letter to Kendrapara Collector Reghu G, Panda sought urgent measures for granting public access to both completed and […]
Bhubaneswar: BJD’s Kendrapara district observer Pramila Mallick submitted her probe report on allegations against party MP Jay Panda today. “I have submitted the report based on the feedback from party workers and discussions held with Jay Panda,” said Mallick citing that there are feedback both in support and against the parliamentarian. Mallick who was appointed […]
Bhubaneswar: Following a series of verbal and written complaints against BJD MP Jay Panda made before party president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over his alleged ‘anti-party’ activities, the parliamentarian today blew the lid off the entire string of events through a Facebook post. The MP on social media platform, termed the complaints as ‘farcical’ […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik meeting senior BJD leaders Baishnab Parida and Nabin Nanda as more and more people join the march against interference of bureaucracy in politics might have left very little to imagination. Both Baishnab and Nabin have been vocal about the interference of bureaucracy in Odisha politics. As speculations continue, BJD’s Kendrapara […]
Kendrapara: A Vigilance Monitoring Committee meeting was held on Wednesday at Aul panchayat samiti office here under the chairmanship of senior BJD leader and Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda. Issues like construction of anganwadi buildings, distribution of loans to self help groups, completion of half constructed RD roads and provision of clean drinking water were discussed […]
Bhubaneswar/ Cuttack: At a time when the Odisha government is going gaga over its ambitious ‘Make in Odisha’ conclave, the ground reality is totally different when it comes to providing a business-friendly atmosphere. Purushottam Kandoi, President, Kalinga Nagar Industry Association & All Odisha Steel Federation today alleged that several old industrial units are suffering as […]
Bhubaneswar: Ahead of mega farmers’ convention in Bhubaneswar, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today extended support to the agitation launched by farmers under the aegis of Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan (NNKS) demanding price, prestige and pension. Joining the farmers’ mega rally near Phulnakhara-Pahala road, Panda condemned the attempts being made by Odisha government to […]
Salepur: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today asserted that Odisha government’s preparedness in tackling Cyclone ‘Titli’ was somewhere incomplete. Though Odisha’s capacity in handling such natural disasters has increased after the super cyclone of 1999, it was for the first time in 20 years that the level of preparedness was not up to the […]
New Delhi: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today categorically stated that the flight that he took on September 15 was in accordance with the Air Traffic Control (ATC) regulations. Panda’s statements came after he appeared before the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to submit necessary documents in connection with the false allegations levelled […]
Bhubaneswar: The recent arrest of journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra by Odisha police in New Delhi on charges of making derogatory statements about Odisha and Konark Sun Temple has landed the Odisha government in the firing line with journalists across the spectrum criticising such high handedness. The turn of events that led to the arrest of […]
Bhubaneswar: After being dragged into the ongoing chopper row, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda continued with his mission to reach out to people across Odisha. This time the former Parliamentarian reached thousands of supporters in Dhenkanal on his way to Deogarh district by road after his helicopter was seized by police. He arrived to a […]
Bhubaneswar: For some people, critiquing is a pastime and this lot does not even spare a reputed leader’s genuine feelings of tribute to a departed soul. For, the heartfelt message that former MP Jay Panda wrote in his twitter handle, was misread and critiqued. However, looking at the reactions to his tweet tribute, Panda a […]
Khurda: The mortal remains of an Odia youth, who died on October 20 in Dubai, arrived at the Bhubaneswar airport yesterday following the intervention of former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda. The deceased has been identified as Narendra Palei of Gopinathpur village under Ayatpur panchayat in Khurda district. Narendra, who was working in Dubai as […]
Bhubaneswar: With one after another high profile leaders deserting the ruling-BJD camp, now concerns being raised over the prospects of the party during upcoming 2019 elections. After the exits of leaders like Rama Ranjan Baliarsing, Jayram Pangi, former Kendrapara MP and senior leader Jay Panda, ouster of senior leader Damodar Rout and recently resignation of […]
Bhubaneswar: Amid the ongoing row over Abhijit Iyer Mitra’s derogatory remarks on Odisha, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant Jay Panda today condemned such comments and clarified that he has no role in the controversy. He also said that Iyer should apologise for his comments which has hurt the sentiments of the people of Odisha. While hosting […]
Bhubaneswar: It’s been over seven months that former Parliamentarian Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda quit BJD, but so far, he has kept everyone guessing on his political future, on whether he is willing to join any other party or thinking of floating a new one. Amid the presumptions and with elections round the corner, Panda while speaking […]
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Seeking an apology once again for his ‘derogatory’ remarks on the Konark Sun Temple, Delhi-based journalist Abhijit Iyer-Mitra today stated that he will appear in person before the Odisha Assembly on October 23. Reiterating that he will be cooperating in the investigation process, Mitra, while speaking to news agency ANI said, “I would […]