Author Archives: Sagar Satapathy

Cuttack MP Bhartuhari Mahatab inches closer to BJP

Mahatab-Dharmendra

Senior BJD leader, Lok Sabha MP from Cuttack and BJD’s Leader in Lok Sabha, Bhartruhari Mahatab has taken a step closer to join BJP sooner or later with his pro-Modi and pro-Dharmendra approach. During the launch of Urja Ganga Gas Pipeline Project in Bhubaneswar, Mahatab termed P&NG Minister Dharmendra Pradhan as a popular and favouriteContinue Reading…

Assembly Polls 2017: Complete Results in 5 States

Modi-BJP

The BJP won Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand hands down. Congress captured Punjab. Goa and Manipur threw Hung Assembly. Congress emerged as the single largest party in both states. #ElectionResults * Uttar Pradesh (Total Seats: 403): BJP: 312 Apna Dal (S): 9 Bharatiya Samaj Party: 4 Samajwadi Party: 47 Congress: 7 BSP: 19 RLD: 1 NISAHD:Continue Reading…

Debate on a possible revival of Janata Parivar to stop BJP

Naveen-Nitish

With Congress on a decline and Opposition failing to stop the Modi Juggernaut, do you see a revival of Janata Parivar to stop BJP in key states of UP, Bihar, Karnataka and Odisha in 2019? Subramanya Pai: Yes, no other option left for them. But the problem lies with their leadership. Who will bell theContinue Reading…

Revival of Janata Parivar on the cards by 2018

Janata-Parivar

It’s not just the meeting of Nitish Kumar and Sharad Yadav with Naveen Patnaik, that gave rise to speculations that a Third Front could likely to be happen sooner or later, the back channel talks have been going on for over a year to reunite the erstwhile Janata Dal leaders to provide the country aContinue Reading…

CVoter predicts Hung Assembly in Uttar Pradesh, AAP win in Punjab

CVoter

Exit Polls on assembly polls have sent a mixed verdict. There is no clarity and everyone is predicting a different outcome. While Axis My India predicted a two-third majority for BJP in Uttar Pradesh, CVoter has hinted at the possibility of a Hung Assembly. According to CVoter, BJP may become the single largest party, butContinue Reading…

Axis-MyIndia Exit Polls predicts landslide victory for BJP in Uttar Pradesh

Modi-BJP-UP

The India Today – Axis My India exit poll has predicted a landslide victory for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh. BJP almost made a jean sweep in 1st, 5th, 6th and 7th phases, the survey says. As per the exit poll survey, BJP will win 251-279 seats in the 403-member Assembly. Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance mayContinue Reading…

Facebook Debate on PM Modi’s “Poor” Remarks on Odisha

Modi-Gonda

Debate: Do you support PM Modi’s statement that #Odisha is set as example for illiteracy, poverty & unemployment? Is Odisha lone exception and other States are rich and affluent? Bhabani Shankar Hota: But during Bihar election campaign, Modi told the audience to look to Odisha, Karnataka etc as they are producing thousands of professionals whereContinue Reading…

Uproar over PM Modi’s ‘Poor and Hungry Odisha’ Remarks

Modi-Gonda

We are not saying PM blamed or scolded Odisha. He would never do it even in his wildest dreams. He is our PM and we love him. At the election rally in Uttar Pradesh, PM wanted to prove a point that even Poor, Hungry and Illiterate people (in Odisha) reposed trust in BJP and votedContinue Reading…

Former Odisha Cricketer Yashpal Mohanty dies at 38

Yashpal-Mohanty

Yashpal Mohanty, former Odisha wicketkeeper-batsman, passed away yesterday at the age of 38. He could play just seven matches for Odisha. He was in Coma for the last two years following a fatal car accident, which also claimed live of one of his co-passengers. Known as Ben, Yashpal was the son of Odissi dancer KumkumContinue Reading…

Congress, BJP set to join hands in Nabarangpur to form Zilla Parishad

Nabarangpur-Odisha

Politics makes strange bedfellows. And, it’s coming true in Nabarangpur district. As per the confirmed reports, bitter rivals Congress and BJP have joined hands to stop BJD from capturing the Zilla Parishad there. Out of 26 Zilla Parishad Zones in the district, BJD won 11, followed by Congress (8) and BJP (7). As the magicContinue Reading…