Friday, November 28, 2014
EDITORIAL
Chit Fund heat
For the first time in Naveen’s fourteen year plus tenure as chief minister of the State, opposition has turned the heat on him questioning his personal integrity. The allegation is indeed shocking. While raising the pitch for his resignation, opposition Congress and BJP in State Assembly pointed accusing finger at Naveen for presiding over the gargantuan chit fund loot involving the hard earned money of a poor multitude.
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Pandemonium in Assembly for the sixth straight day
Apparently exasperated over the repeated denial of the Speaker to allow the opposition to discuss the chit fund scam in State in the Assembly, the Bharatiya Janata Party today created a piquant situation preventing the Speaker from occupying chair to conduct business in Assembly.
Narasingha questions Speaker’s action, cites LS debate on Black Money
Citing the example of Lok Sabha where the Speaker, Sumitra Mahajan today allowed debate on Black Money, Leader of Opposition (LoP) Narasingha Mishra said the Speaker of Odisha Assembly should follow suit.
Pradeep Sethy names OTV as chit fund beneficiary
The stunning disclosure of one of the main chit fund accused Pradeep Sethy shocked the media circles in the State when he said a leading local television channel had taken Rs five crore from him but it was promptly denied by the channel.
Indian Oil aims at 90 pc DBTL compliance in State by Dec end
With the modified Direct Benefit transfer of LPG (DBTL) scheme all set to be launched in Odisha on January 1, 2015, the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) Ltd has set a target of 90 per cent cash transfer compliance (CTC) among its consumers in the State by end of December this year.
OMFED pays tribute to Kurien, exhorts employees to aim higher
Amidst the celebrations of the National Milk Day here today, the dairy major OMFED took stock of its achievements and urged its employees to aim higher. OMFED which achieved daily milk collection of five lakh litres through 250 milk routes across the State organized different programs at the Corporate, Dairy Plant, Milk Union and Milk Primary Cooperative Society level on the occasion to mark the birth anniversary of Verghese Kurien known as Father of White Revolution in the country.
Good progress in railway, highway projects in State: VP Joy
There has been good progress in railway and highway projects while timelines were fixed for various projects being implemented in the State.
State seeks Rs 1195 cr for MGNREGS
Lamenting that implementation of rural job programme Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) has come to a halt in the State due to paucity of funds, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the Centre to immediately release Rs 1195.40 crore to the State to resume it.
Nine fishermen held for illegal fishing
At least nine fishermen have been held for alleged unlawful fishing activity along the Gahirmatha marine sanctuary, Forest Department today said.
Opposition accuse Speaker of delaying debate on chitgate, walk out of Assembly
Opposition Congress and BJP today staged walk out in Assembly accusing Speaker Niranjan Pujari of deliberately delaying debate on the multi-crore chitfund scam even as normalcy returned with the House passing a bill in the post-lunch session.
Chitfund scam: Congress to launch state-wide agitation
Stepping up its demand for Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's resignation and launch of probe by CBI into his possible role in chitfund scam, Congress today threatened to launch a state-wide agitation to press for it and for debate on the issue in the Assembly.

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