Updated : 1 day, 12 hours ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 24 (ANI): Former IPS officer Prakash Mishra, who served as Odisha Director General of Police (DGP), on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Updated : 4 days, 13 hours ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Orissa) [India], Mar 21 (ANI): Rishabh Nanda, son of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Rajya Sabha MP Prashanta Nanda joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday, ahead of the ensuing Lok Sabha elections.
Updated : 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], March 18 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced the first list of candidates for 54 Assembly constituencies and nine candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
Updated : 1 week, 1 day ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 17 (ANI): Leaders of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) from western Odisha met party supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday, requesting him to contest the election from their region.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 16 (ANI): Alleging that BJP has been trying to pressurise the Election Commission, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Saturday approached the State Commission urging it not to stop the assistance to farmers under the state government's KALIA scheme.
Updated : 1 week, 4 days ago IST
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Mar 14 (ANI): Sitting Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Balabhadra Majhi on Thursday resigned from the party over various issues with the party leadership.
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 10 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Sunday asserted that the party cannot be defeated in Kendrapara- the Lok Sabha seat from where former BJD leader Jay Panda earlier contested.
Updated : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi (India) Mar 8 (ANI): Five days after joining BJP, former Lok Sabha member Baijayant Jay Panda was on Friday appointed the national vice president and spokesperson of the party.
Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Mar 1 (ANI): Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Thursday strongly criticised the Centre's decision to bifurcate the Bhubaneswar-headquartered East Coast Railway to create a new zone with its headquarters at Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 28 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday said that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's statement about the Pradhan Manti Ujjwala Yojna (PMUY) being an unsuccessful scheme in the state is "devoid of facts" and is "misleading
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): The Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal (BJD) will stage a protest in Delhi on January 8 demanding hike in the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy and implementation of MS Swaminathan Committee recommendations.
Kendrapara (Odisha), [India] Dec 14 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday cited a letter received by a differently-abled youth, to point out BJD government's 'inability' to provide equal opportunities and employment to the differently-abled people.