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District hospitals now medical colleges

Having received approval from the Centre, Odisha is set to establish three new medical colleges. The district headquarter hospitals will be converted into hospitals. The three colleges will be set up at Bolangir, Balasore and Koraput. There will be around 300 seats in the three approved medical colleges and a budget of Rs 189 crore […]

Laundry services in Bhubaneswar online

Doing your laundry is just a call away now. Dhobi Waale is the first online laundry service portal where users can add items and have their laundry cleaned from their homes. They are providing pick up and home delivery services for all customers in Bhubaneswar. By February end, the company aims to extend its services […]

Cuttack to host CCL 4 matches

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) will host two matches of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) tournament at Barabati Stadium on February 8. Adequate steps are being taken to ensure that all the cricket lovers get a scope to witness their favourite Bollywood actors at Barabati stadium for which the association has decided to slash the rates […]

Odisha woman sarpanch to meet Obama

Arati Devi, a 28-year-old MBA graduate, who quit her job as an investment banker at IDBI Bank in Berhampur, Odisha, to become a sarpanch in a backward panchayat of Ganjam district in 2012, will represent India in the International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) on State and Local Governments in the US next month. She was […]

Hymenoplasty surgery in Bhubaneswar

Hymenoplasty, long considered a trend in bigger cities, an increasing number of girls from district towns and even remote villages are willing to come under the surgeon’s knife to become “virgins” again. “When I moved to Bhubaneswar from Delhi around three years ago, I had never thought I would come across women seeking hymenoplasty in […]

Kalinga Lancers to debut in HIL today

Kalinga Lancers, the sixth franchise of the Hockey India League (HIL) will hit the field in the second edition of the premier event at 8pm after a star-studded opening ceremony at Kalinga stadium. Kalinga Lancers will start their campaign with a clash against the Jaypee Punjab Warriors at home. All eyes will be on the […]

Anant Narayan Jena BMC Mayor 2nd time

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik declared Corporator Ananta Narayan Jena’s name as the party’s candidate for the Mayor election in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today. He is all set to be elected unopposed, ending all speculations about him being replaced by a new party nominee. This is the second time Jena will be elected for the […]

Amri Hospital Bhubaneswar to open soon

AMRI Hospitals Limited, one of the leading hospital chains in eastern India, will operationalise its 400 bedded tertiary clinical care facility at Bhubaneswar from February. “The hospital is ready. It will open towards the end of this month or early February,” said Salil Mohanty, vice-president, AMRI Hospitals, Bhubaneswar. All the clearances relating to fire safety […]

AAP to enroll 3 lakh members in Odisha

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Odisha chapter has set a target to enroll more than three lakh members in the state during its membership drive. The ‘Main Bhi Aam Aadmi‘ campaign, which was kicked off nationally in Delhi yesterday by AAP leader and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with an aim to register more than […]