Updated : 1 month, 1 week 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 : 1 month, 2 weeks 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 : 3 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 : 4 months 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.
New Delhi [India], Dec 14 (ANI): The false political campaign of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government against Ujjwala Yojana shows their fear about the rising popularity of the scheme among the poor families in the state, Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bhadrak (Odisha) [India], Oct 28 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan assured that farmers' loans in poll-bound Odisha would be waived off once the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) comes to power in the state.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Puri (Odisha) [India], Sep 24 (ANI): Ahead of the 2019 Odisha assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Monday launched a scathing attack on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik saying that all opposition parties were suffering from "Modi-phobia".
Updated : 7 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Sep 19 (ANI): The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) workers staged a protest in Bhubaneswar, demanding the arrest of their former party leader Baijayant Jay Panda for allegedly flying his chopper over an "eco-sensitive zone" in Chilika Lake.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Sep 13 (ANI): Former Odisha minister Damodar Rout was expelled from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Wednesday.
Updated : 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 21 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said that the No-Confidence Motion in the Lok Sabha was a case of "majority versus morality".
New Delhi [India] July 19 (ANI): The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is likely to abstain from no-confidence motion voting, moved by the TDP against Narendra Modi-led Central government, a party source said on Thursday.