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Odisha Elections 2024
'CM Naveen captured, needs to be rescued': BJP leaders Jay Panda, Aparajita Sarangi, Manmohan Samal and others raise serious issues

We have respect for our CM but this Sana (younger) babu has isolated the CM from others. Be it Chief Secretary, DGP and others, nobody is allowed to meet CM without the younger babu’s permission,” said Sarangi.

  • Monday, 13 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: EVM glitches, tension outside booth reported; 9.25% polling by 9 am

The first phase of the 2024 Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha has commenced with reports of EVM glitches and a tense incident involving a BJP agent being denied early morning booth entry. The situation stabilized, and the voting process is now running smoothly across multiple booths. Odisha's Chief Electoral Officer confirmed minimal impact from these issues, with quick resolutions ensuring ongoing polling.

  • Monday, 13 May 2024
Odisha Election First Phase Voting
Odisha Elections 2024 Phase 1 Voting LIVE Updates: 73.97 per cent polling registered 

The first phase of voting was held in four Lok Sabha constituencies and 28 Assembly seats in Odisha to decide the fate of candidates in the fray.  As

  • Monday, 13 May 2024
BJP National VP and Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda holds massive roadshow in Mahakalpara 
BJP National VP and Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda holds massive roadshow in Mahakalpara 

BJP National Vice President Baijayant Panda, contesting from Kendrapara Lok Sabha, led a significant roadshow in Mahakalpara with MLA candidate Durga Prasanna Nayak. The event covered 30 km and witnessed massive public participation and support, highlighting the positive reception of BJP's policies among rural voters.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
Decomposed body of woman found on river bank in Bhubaneswar
Decomposed body of woman found on river bank in Bhubaneswar

In Bhubaneswar, the decomposed body of a woman was discovered on the banks of the Basuaghai river. The police, suspecting murder, initiated an investigation and are seeking to identify her through inquiries at nearby brick kilns and villages.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Akshaya Tritiya 2024: Here Are 5 Auspicious Things That You Could Buy Besides Gold On This Festival
Akshaya Tritiya 2024: Here Are 5 Auspicious Things That You Could Buy Besides Gold On This Festival

Akshaya Tritiya is one of the most auspicious festivals celebrated by Hindus. It literally translates to the third day of the bright fortnight of Vaishakha that brings eternal abundance to the devotees. With the essence of new beginning, ventures or investments, people are celebrating the festival today.

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  • Friday, 10 May 2024
No backstabbing: Ranendra Pratap Swain's veiled warning to Samir Dash
No backstabbing: Ranendra Pratap Swain's veiled warning to Samir Dash

Ranendra Pratap Swain, BJD's observer for Puri district, issued a veiled warning against backstabbing in the upcoming elections, specifically targeting dropped MLA Samir Dash.

  • Friday, 10 May 2024
Odisha Elections: BJP VP Baijayant Panda Files Nomination From Kendrapara Lok Sabha Seat
Odisha Elections: BJP VP Baijayant Panda Files Nomination From Kendrapara Lok Sabha Seat

BJP National Vice- President Baijayant Panda on Friday filed his nomination from Kendrapara Lok Sabha seat at district Collector’s office.

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  • Friday, 10 May 2024
Odisha Election: BJD Chief Naveen Patnaik Releases Poll Manifesto, Promises Special Budget For Yout
Odisha Election: BJD Chief Naveen Patnaik Releases Poll Manifesto, Promises Special Budget For Youth

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) released its election manifesto on Thursday. Releasing the manifesto through a video message, BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the party’s manifesto has been named ‘Lokanka Ghosanapatra – Odisha No-1’. The chief minister said this manifesto will create history. All guarantees enlisted in the manifesto will be executed under 5T.

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  • Friday, 10 May 2024
Online gambling wipes out family: 'Odisha man shoots wife, daughter, before pulling trigger on self'
Online gambling wipes out family: 'Odisha man shoots wife, daughter, before pulling trigger on self'

In Jharsuguda, Odisha, a man named Sujit Ray killed his wife and daughter before committing suicide due to debts accrued from online gambling. The bodies were discovered in a car, leading to a police investigation that highlighted the severe consequences of gambling-related financial stress.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
How can Odisha CM give ticket to family that tortured me?: Arkesh Singh Deo's wife Adrija 
How can Odisha CM give ticket to family that tortured me?: Arkesh Singh Deo's wife Adrija

Adrija Manjari Singh Deo, wife of BJD leader Arkesh Singh Deo, questioned Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's decision to give a party ticket to her husband's family despite her domestic violence allegations. Adrija accused the family of torture and criticized the CM for supporting them.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma addresses a meeting in Malkangiri
‘Odisha CM speaks nothing more than ‘OK’’: Assam CM Himanta assures revenue villages in Malkangiri, appointment of Bengali teachers

While addressing a huge public meeting at Kalimela in Malkangiri as the star campaigner of BJP, Biswa Sarma urged the people of the constituency to vote for BJP both in the Assembly and Lok Sabha segments to facilitate a double-engine government.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
I-T raid in Bhubaneswar
Over Rs 2 crore cash seized from flex print media house in Bhubaneswar during I-T raid

The raid has been going on for the last three days at the media house owned by one Ranjit Jain.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
BJD & VK Pandian Apprehensive Of BJP Dethroning Naveen-Regime In Odisha?
BJD & VK Pandian Apprehensive Of BJP Dethroning Naveen-Regime In Odisha?

Is BJD worried about the possible outcome of 2024 elections even after staying in power for 24 years?

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  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Over 3 kg gold seized from passengers at Bhubaneswar airport
3.77 kg gold seized from 4 passengers at Bhubaneswar airport

The recovered gold has been seized and the four passengers have been arrested under the provisions of the Customs Act, 1962.

  • Wednesday, 08 May 2024
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