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3 January, 2018 2:35 PM BJP playing dirty politics, its double standards exposed: TMC

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) today alleged that the BJP did not want the Triple Talaq Bill to be passed in the Rajya Sabha and its "double standards" were exposed when it "disrupted" the house after the opposition moved a motion to refer the bill to a select committee. "What happened in the Rajya Sabha was historical. The government created disruptions 36

28 December, 2017 2:13 PM Congress Didn't Pass Bill During Its Rule To Criminalise "Triple Talaq", Says Union Minister

Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the Congress did not pass a bill during its rule to criminalise instant "triple talaq", saying Muslim women have been struggling for their rights due to the Congress's failure New Delhi: Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today criticised the Congress for not passing a bill during its rule to criminalise instant 43

25 December, 2017 11:40 AM Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Naveen Patnaik greeted Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday. Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik greeted former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday. "Warm greetings to former Prime Minister Sri Atal Bihari Vajpayee ji on his birthday. I pray to God for his good health and long life," Patnaik tweeted. Patnaik, who entered 22

23 December, 2017 12:09 PM No plans for reshuffle: Odisha CM

Speculation about a possible reshuffle was rife after the Chief Minister on Friday dismissed Agriculture Minister Damodar Rout. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Saturday there were no plans of a ministerial reshuffle in the immediate future. “There is no plan for a reshuffle yet,” the Chief Minister told media persons. Speculation about a possible 37

14 October, 2017 1:10 PM Congress leader Lulu Mohapatra's family members join BJP

Bhubaneswar: The daughter and brother of late Congress leader Lalatendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra on Saturday formally joined the BJP in presence of senior leaders of the saffron party. Apart from his daughter Upasana and brother Lalitendu, members of Mohapatra's outfit 'Lulu Sena' also became a part of the BJP in presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan 29

2 October, 2017 6:36 PM Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Uses Mamata Banerjee's 'Maa, Mati And Manisha' Slogan

Bhubaneshwar: Taking a cue from West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee's slogan, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today claimed his Biju Janata Dal (BJD) worked for "Maa, Mati and Manisha" (Mother, Motherland, and People). "BJD works for Maa, Mati and Manisha and will continue to do so in future," Mr Patnaik said while launching his party's 'Jan Sampark 12

13 September, 2017 2:01 PM Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Bhubaneswar: MLAs cutting across party lines on Wednesday met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the Assembly and urged him to hike in their salary and an increase in the amount for MLA Local Area Development (LAD) fund. The members of ruling BJD, Opposition Congress and BJP said that there was every justification to hike the salary of MLAs after 56

11 September, 2017 3:04 AM Part of under-construction flyover collapses; 1 dead, 11 injured

One person was killed and 11 others were injured, four of them critically, after a portion of an under-construction flyover collapsed near Bomikhal here today. Officials said around 15 labourers were working on the flyover when the structure collapsed this afternoon. An injured worker, undergoing treatment at Capital Hospital, said, “A portion of the flyover 70

10 September, 2017 3:53 PM Political blame game over bridge collapse in Bhubaneswar

BHUBANESWAR: Political blame game took centre-stage even as the government ordered a probe into the collapse of a road overbridge that killed a man and injured at least 10 others. After visiting the injured at the Capital Hospital, leader of opposition Narasingha Mishra held chief minister Naveen Patnaik accountable for the mishap. "Being the minister 69

5 September, 2017 8:57 PM BJP President Amit Shah To Depart For 3 Day Visit To Odisha Today

Amit Shah will visit Odisha as part of his 110-day nationwide tour. New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah will begin a three-day visit to Odisha today as part of his 110-day nationwide tour to strengthen the party in the states. The BJP president is scheduled to meet party legislators and MPs during his visit. He will hold a separate meeting with state office 95