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IndiaAug 5, 2019, 6:25 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Surprise in House as BSP, BJD support abrogation; What’s cooking?
As the nation debates the pros and cons of abrogation, we give you a list of those parties which are in favour of scrapping articles 370 and 35A, pertaining to Jammu and Kashmir, and those parties which are not.
IndiaJul 7, 2019, 12:50 PM IST
Odisha: BJP, BJD gear up for prestige battle in Patkura Assembly poll
In the Lok Sabha election, the BJP managed to bag eight out of 21 Lok Sabha seats, up from one in 2014, while the Patnaik-led party secured 12 seats.
IndiaMay 31, 2019, 10:54 AM IST
Meet Pratap Chandra Sarangi, the quintessential aam aadmi in Modi’s cabinet (pictures)
Pratap Chandra Sarangi became MLA twice. He also defeated the sitting BJD MP and industrialist Rabindra Kumar Jena by 12,956 votes in the recent Lok Sabha polls.
IndiaMay 23, 2019, 10:03 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: It is personal for Bijayant Jay Panda this time in Kendrapara
Kendrapara is extremely significant for the Biju Janata Dal because Odisha Chief Naveen Patnaik's father Biju Patnaik, the man after whom the BJD party was named, was elected thrice from that seat.
IndiaMay 23, 2019, 9:36 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: Puri will decide whether BJP's TV face will go to parliament
It is a rural constituency with a literacy rate of 83.43%. In 2014, there were 1404581 voters of which 742939 were male and 661592 were female and 50 voters of the third gender
IndiaApr 22, 2019, 5:30 PM IST
This young woman candidate refuses to give up despite seeing dirty side of politics
Murmu was preparing for government jobs when the BJD approached her to join politics. “Initially, I was nervous. My main concern was whether people would have faith in me. However, now after getting the love of people and experiencing the love they have for sankha (BJD symbol conch), I am more confident of winning,” said the 25-year-old engineer.
PoliticsApr 16, 2019, 5:41 PM IST
Naveen Patnaik not only Odisha's chief minister, but also richest among candidates in 2nd phase
Patnaik is contesting from two Assembly constituencies, Hinjili and Bijepur. He has declared assets worth Rs 63 crore. The second in the list is BJP candidate KV Singhdeo contesting from the Patnagarh segment in Bolangir district. He has total assets worth Rs 37 crore.
ElectionsMar 29, 2019, 12:54 PM IST
Modi in Koraput: India has put a ‘chowkidar’ in space, Congress only interested in doubting Army
Narendra Modi urged people to vote wisely in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. He asked people what kind of government they want: A government which attacks the enemy in the house or who run away from the battleground?
PoliticsMar 8, 2019, 5:02 PM IST
Jay Panda is appointed BJP vice president, will be party's TV face
BJP president Amit Shah giving Panda such a significant responsibility within four days of joining the party shows that he is totally banking big on the former BJD leader
ViewsMar 5, 2019, 6:05 PM IST
Why Baijayant Panda’s entry makes BJP hot property in Odisha
Panda’s entry in the party is likely to give boost to BJP’s prospects in the state, which sends 21 MPs to the Parliament. The BJP won 157 seats in 2014 Lok Sabha elections from five Hindi heartland states, i.e. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan — 55% of its total tally of 282.
IndiaMar 4, 2019, 6:05 PM IST
Rebel BJD leader Baijayant 'Jay' Panda joins BJP in Amit Shah's presence
Baijayant 'Jay' Panda, who fell apart with the BJD chief and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik, had recently indicated his willingness to join the BJP. Panda had said that he would join anybody who is 'committed to tackling the severe problems that Odisha now faces'.