Making his CWG debut at Birmingham 2022, the 19-year-old Naveen, an under-23 world champion, won three of his bouts by technical superiority and fell just a point short of making it four in the final.
Bhubaneswar: On Thursday, probably for the first time, CM Naveen patnaik clicked a selfie with seven year old Pinki Dalei of Kendrapara, who fought a crocodile to save her sister Basanti few days ago. The CM lauded efforts of Pinki who saved her sister, the victim of attack, of Bankula village of the district and […]
Bhubaneswar: To mark Biju birth centenary celebration and completion of 80th year of formation of Odisha state, chief minister Naveen Patnaik dedicated 1,100 check dams at a state level function at the Secretariat here on Thursday. According to sources, the chief minister dedicated these check dams via video conferencing during a special programme held at […]
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today dedicated another 100 pipe water supply projects, 8 Aahar centres in the state and announced a city bus service for undivided Koraput district at a function held at the State Secretariat here. Speaking on the occasion, Patnaik said “This reflects my government’s commitment for the development of urban infrastructure […]
Ranchi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday gave a miss to the 22nd Eastern Zonal Council meeting here chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Both Patnaik and Banerjee sent their representatives to the meeting. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das were […]
Bhubaneswar: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday directed the Forest and Environment minister and officials to provide a bonus of Rs 62 crore to kendu leaf pluckers for the 2015 harvest year by June. A decision in this regard came during the review of the affairs of the Forest and Environment department yesterday. Talking to […]
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will embark on a five-day visit to New Delhi today. During his stay in the national capital, the CM is scheduled to attend the Chief Ministers’ Conference to be held on April 24. He is also likely to meet Union Ministers to take up projects related to Odisha during the […]
Bhubaneswar: After several leaders of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), including ministers, made statements in the media targeting Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare minister Sanjay Dasburma over his alleged nexus with chit fund firm Artha Tatwa embarrassing the party, an exasperated party supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday intervened in the matter and […]
Bhubaneswar: The budget session of Odisha Assembly beginning on Tuesday is set to be a tumultuous affair, with the Opposition BJP and Congress ready to confront the Naveen Patnaik-government on issues including the ruling party leaders’ alleged links with criminal brothers Sushil and Sushant Dhalasamanta. The gangster siblings’ revelations to the police during interrogation about […]
Bhubaneswar: In a bid to woo the servitors of Jagannath temple in Puri ahead of ‘Nabakalebar’ of the Trinity, the State government today announced a number of welfare schemes for the priests. After reviewing the Nabakalebar preparedness, chief minister Naveen Patnaik announced to set up a model school in the pilgrim city for the kids […]
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A day after coming down heavily on Centre at the poll rallies in Ganjam, BJD supremo and CM Naveen Patnaik today sought votes in favour of BJD addressing a rally in Titilagarh
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday raised several issues at the Inter-State Council meeting in New Delhi, including the Polavaram project and construction of upper-catchment projects on Mahanadi river basin
Bhubaneswar: After levelling a string of allegations against various departments of the State government a few days ago, senior leader Damodar Rout on Monday threw a ‘checkmate challenge’ at Odisha Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik. Training his guns at Patnaik, Rout said that he will not allow any Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate […]
Bhubaneswar: Even as Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Thursday that his government was committed to the welfare of farmers, thousands of peasants rallied here to demand remunerative prices for farm produce and pension. Rallying under the banner of Navanirman Krushak Sangathan (NKS), the farmers took out a huge march in Bhubaneswar to demand […]