Blink News Network Bhubaneswar, Dec 26: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Thursday completed its 23 years of establishment and regional dominance in the eastern state. Since its existence, the party has dominated the regional politics without any major dent to its vote share. With the leadership of the BJD patriarch Naveen...
By-Anurag Srivastava Bhubaneswar, Dec 25: There seems to be a connection between the usage of sanitary pads by the women folks and the affordability levels. Recent data from the Ministry of Fertilizers now hint that in Odisha, the usage of sanitary pads has seen a surge with slashing of its...
Blink News Network Bhubaneswar: Over speeding, not wearing of helmets and seat beats it seem are not the only cause of worry for the commuters who hit the roads to travel from one place to other. Data suggests that many precious lives are lost in the state due to the...
Blink News Service Bhubaneswar: The Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey in his recent reply in the Lok Sabha gave staggering figures relating to the sorry state of health affairs in Odisha. The minister in his data as submitted before the Lower House claimed that in...
Blink News Network Bhubaneswar: In a case of blatant violation of prescribed guidelines of the government, a set of doctors working in the gynecology department of the Baripada-based Raghunath Murmu Hospital and Medical College showed how even some doctors are reluctant to accept people living with HIV. In an infamous case, the...
Blink News Service Bhubaneswar: The Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) in its latest audit report on the performance of Ujjwala Scheme falling under the leadership of Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has reported massive irregularities in the scheme. At a time when Pradhan has...
Blink News Service Bhubaneswar: Making the compliance of actions against child marriage mandatory for the government officials involved in the process, the Odisha government has issues strict warning against erring officials. In a latest notification on the Odisha Prohibition of Child Rights Rules, 2019, the State Women and Child Development Department...
Blink News Service Bhubaneswar: With the open hearted support of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) for the anti-Muslim Citizenship Bill put forth by Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the regional party is now all set to get their return gift soon in the next session of the Parliament. According to...
Blink News Service Bhubaneswar: The law and order situation in the state seems to be at tenterhooks in the state. A recent killing of an RTI activist in Kandhamal in broad day light hinted at the sorry state of affairs under the Odisha Home Minister Naveen Patnaik. The RTI activist identified as...
By-Guest Writer New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is often referred in the Lutyen’s Delhi as the ‘friendly ally’ or the ‘Off the record ally’ of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The regional party has often helped the Modi government sail through rough weathers in the Parliament whenever needed. The recent open support...