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Odisha hikes med college doctors' stipend

Bhubaneswar: As a new year gift to the house surgeons working in Odisha's three medical colleges, the state government on Monday announced an increase of their monthly stipends by Rs 5,000.

The government has enhanced the stipends of house surgeons working at SCB, MKCH medical colleges and Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) from Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000 per month, said Health and Family Welfare Minister Pratap Jena.

The minister said the enhanced stipend will become effective from April 1, 2017. -PTI

Supreme Court defers Mahanadi tribunal hearing

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Today deferred its hearing over the Mahanadi tribunal issue. The hearing was deferred due to absence of Judge.A bench com...

By-election for Paradip Ward 6 undereway

Paradip: By-election for the Councillor seat of Ward 6 of Paradip Municipality has begun this morning. The Ward has a total of 1,866 voters.The voting...

By-poll begins for Pattamundai Ward 16 Councillor seat

Kendrapara: By-poll to the Councillor seat of Ward 16 of the Pattamundai Municipality in Kendrapara district has begun this morning. The Ward has a to...

INTACH to document heritage sites along Mahanadi river

Sambalpur: Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) on Tuesday launched a programme for documentation of the tangible and intangib...