Sitakanta Mohapatra’s nepotistic mischief may mar Odia Univ

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak Poet Sitakanta Mohapatra IAS (Rtd), who, for his literary activities, has got a Jnanpith award, has resorted to stark nepotism by recommending his close relation Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak for the post of Vice-Chancellor of a new … Read more →

Predicament over Pandian: Need is Governor’s Intervention

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak Orissa’s present official predicament can be termed ‘V.K.Pandian’. He is private Secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. His residence was ransacked by group of persons holding BJP flags on the 10th of February allegedly in protest against … Read more →

IAS Officer in political quagmire: CM owes an explanation to Orissa

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak With BJP submitting a memorandum to Surendra Kumar, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Orissa, raising a demand for dismissal of four officers for their alleged political involvement with the ruling BJD , the Chief Minister’s private … Read more →

Orissa under severe grief over the rape-victim’s suicide: Media should have shunned Naveen’s self-propaganda Ads; it failed

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak It is a shame that newspapers of Orissa could not stand with the gang-rape victim of Kunduli, who, oppressed by the State, committed suicide on Monday, as they allowed their palms to be greased with high-priced multicolored … Read more →