Cyclone Fani

Assam’s ordeal

In a word, lakhs have been affected in east and north-eastern India. And the relief effort must match the enormity of the crisis.

Naveen Patnaik to be sworn-in as Odisha CM for fifth time on May 29

Naveen Patnaik would be sworn-in as the state’s Chief Minister for a fifth consecutive term on May 29 in a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhavan, the BJD said on Saturday, adding that it would be an austere occasion in view of the Cyclone Fani that caused much death and destruction in the state.