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Bijepur By-Poll: BJD Candidate To File Nomination On Feb 5

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the byelection to the Bijepur Assembly constituency in Odisha's Bargarh district on February 24, the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate will file nomination on February 5. “As decided by the party, I will file my nomination...
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BJD Has No Internal Democracy: Jual Oram

Bhubaneswar: Senior BJP leader and Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram on Thursday said there is no internal democracy in the ruling BJD in Odisha. Commenting on the suspension of Kendrapara BJD MP Baijayant Panda, he said “My personal feeling is that...
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Damodar Warns Of Rebellion In BJD, Draws Parallel With Paik Uprising

Puri: Senior BJD leader and former minister Damodar Rout on Wednesday said the present state of affairs in the regional party indicate intra-party rebellion in the coming days. Though the veteran leader parried a question on the suspension of Kendrapara...
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Baijayant Panda Suspended From BJD For ‘Anti-Party Activities’

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD on Wednesday suspended high-profile Kendrapada MP Baijayant Panda from the primary membership of the party. Food supplies minister and party vice president S N Patro announced that Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik had decided...
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Odisha Bytes Exclusive: BJD Likely To Announce Disciplinary Action Against Baijayant Panda Soon

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD is most likely to announce disciplinary action against Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda very soon, party sources said here on Wednesday. Panda has been in the eye of a political storm in recent months for his statements about party...
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Pangi Bats For Baijayant, Targets ‘Third Floor’

Bhubaneswar: In what could signal possible developments within Odisha’s ruling party, BJD renegade Jayaram Pangi on Sunday batted for Kendrapada MP Baijayant Panda, while targeting IAS officer V K Pandian, private secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. This came on...
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Conspiracy To Remove Me From Party, Claims Baijayant Panda

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of the ongoing allegations against him by some of his party workers and local leaders of his constituency, senior BJD leader and Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda today said a conspiracy is on to remove him...
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Police Freezes MLA Sanatan Mahakud’s Bank Deposits Worth Rs 165 Cr

Bhubaneswar: Keonjhar police on Saturday froze the bank accounts of Champua MLA Sanatan Mahakud having deposits worth Rs 165 crore. The legislator deposited the money in five banks. The move came after the manager and two other employees of IndusInd Bank’s Joda branch...
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Mahanadi Dispute: Nitin Writes To Naveen Seeking Mutual Discussion Between Odisha & Chhattisgarh

Bhubaneswar:  Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari on Friday wrote to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik seeking mutual discussion between Odisha and Chhattisgarh governments to resolve Mahanadi water sharing dispute. In his letter, the Minister sought more time to settle the matter. Stating that...
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BJD To Launch Protest In 12 Districts From Jan 8

Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD on Thursday announced that it will hold protest across 12 districts of the state from January 8 to 17 to put pressure on the Centre for increasing the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy. “Demonstrations and protest meetings will be organised by the...
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8 Killed As Mini-Truck Falls Off Poiguda Ghat In Kandhamal

Baliguda: Eight people were killed and more than 35 seriously injured when a mini-truck in which they were travelling fell off the Poiguda ghat...