Politics

Children's Day: BJP protests in city

Bhubaneswar: A day after launching a satirical website that pokes fun at the State Government's claims of ensuring quality education to students, the BJP Odisha unit today organised a protest rally in front of its headquarters here at a time when Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is addressing over 60 lakh school students across the state on Children's Day.

The BJP alleged that Patnaik is using the Children's Day opportunity to send a subtle message through school children about his Government's achievements.

AICC picks up Ram Khuntia, Sushila Tiriya in 34-member Steering Committee

Bhubaneswar: The All India Congress Committee (AICC) today picked up two prominent Congress leaders from Odisha-Ram Chandra Khuntia and Sushila Tiriya...

Aparajita Mohanty to join saffron fold

Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia film actress Aparajita Mohanty will join the saffron fold on February 19, informed BJP spokesperson Pitambar Acharya today.M...

Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty resigns from Cong

Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty on Tuesday resigned from the Congress party.She had joined the party on February 20, 2014 in prese...

Dharmendra must not be sidetracked on Ainthapali incident: BJD

Bhubaneswar: BJD spokesperson and Rajya Sabha member ridiculed Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan for making a statement on death of an accused in cust...