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No NEET in Gulf; Centre may fly in aspirants: SC

24 Aug 2020

No NEET in Gulf; Centre may fly in aspirants: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to direct the Centre to hold the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG) at examination centers in the Middle East or online.

J&K Governor wants 5 new medical colleges functional by 2019

16 Nov 2018

J&K Governor wants 5 new medical colleges functional by 2019

Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Satya Pal Malik, has called for expeditious completion of all necessary infrastructural and other facilities to ensure that the five new medical colleges in the state start functioning from the next academic session.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 medical colleges in Mumbai

17 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 5 medical colleges in Mumbai

Mumbai is the city of dreams, and when we say so, money isn't the only thing we refer to.

#CareerBytes: 6 online-courses if you're preparing for medical entrance exams

07 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: 6 online-courses if you're preparing for medical entrance exams

Many Class-12 science students desire to become a doctor as a career in the field of medicine is one of the most popular options.

Outpatients services in hospitals hit amid doctors' strike against NMC

02 Jan 2018

Outpatients services in hospitals hit amid doctors' strike against NMC

Hospitals in Kerala won't be offering outpatient services from 6am to 6pm today as the IMA goes on a day's strike against the NMC Bill.

#WhatTheHealth: What can you do when you face medical negligence?

25 Dec 2017

#WhatTheHealth: What can you do when you face medical negligence?

On October 24, 2013, US-based Dr. Kunal Saha famously won a compensation totaling Rs. 11 crore, 15 years after he had filed a case against Kolkata's AMRI Hospital, where his wife died because of medical negligence.

Judiciary-college nexus: 'Pay Rs.10L each to 150 students', SC rules

24 Nov 2017

Judiciary-college nexus: 'Pay Rs.10L each to 150 students', SC rules

The SC has directed a Lucknow medical college to pay Rs. 10L each to 150 students for admitting them illegally.

Judges bribery scam: SC dismisses plea to form SIT

14 Nov 2017

Judges bribery scam: SC dismisses plea to form SIT

The SC rejected a plea filed by lawyer Kamini Jaiswal requesting a court-monitored SIT for investigating an alleged bribery racket involving judges.

21 categories of even the severely-disabled can now become doctors

05 Nov 2017

21 categories of even the severely-disabled can now become doctors

In a significant development, the Medical Council of India (MCI) has now opened up admissions to 21 categories of severely disabled people.