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PM Modi, Cong chief Rahul to address rallies in Odisha in December

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi are all set to address rallies throughout the length and breadth of Odisha in December.Disclosing this BJP leader and Odisha in-charge Arun Singh on Thursday said the Prime Minister will arrive in the state on December 24.'Modi is expected to speak on public meeting and rallies in Khurda,' Singh said, during the Jana Sampark Pada Yatra at Nischintkoili in the Salepur block in Cuttack district.The Odisha in-charge of the saffron party, however, said the itinerary of Modi will be announced shortly.

Ex-Bargarh MP candidate Subash Chauhan quits BJP

Bhubaneswar: Expressing displeasure over ticket allotment, senior leader and former MP candidate of Bargarh LS seat, Subash Chauhan quit the Bharatiya...

Maoist posters urging to boycott ensuing polls resurface in Kalahandi

Kalahandi: Maoist posters urging the people to boycott upcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in the state were once again found at Belgan village unde...

Former Ghasipura MLA candidate hacked to death over suspected political rivalry

Keonjhar: Former Ghasipura MLA candidate Ramachandra Behera was allegedly hacked to death by unidentified miscreants last night over suspected politic...

Patnagarh wedding gift blast: HC denies bail to mastermind Punjilal

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today turned down the bail plea of the sensational Patnagarh wedding gift blast mastermind Punjilal Meher.Punjilal had ...