Medical Council of India (MCI): News
29 May 2022Ireland
In a bizarre incident, a 66-year-old Irish man was hospitalized with short-term memory loss soon after having sex with his wife.
02 Feb 2022India
Students from a medical institution in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, have written to President Ram Nath Kovind, requesting his approval for euthanasia.
06 Oct 2021Supreme Court Of India
The Centre informed the Supreme Court Wednesday that the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post-Graduate Super Specialty (NEET-SS) 2021 would be held per the existing pattern.
29 Nov 2018Supreme Court Of India
On Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled that medical aspirants older than 25 years can take the NEET undergraduate exam 2019 for MBBS and BDS.
16 Nov 2018Jammu And Kashmir
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.
22 Sep 2018Jharkhand
In a notification issued on Friday, the Jharkhand government has asked all government and private doctors to write prescriptions in capital letters.
07 Jul 2018India
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.
07 Jun 2018Karnataka
Lending a massive blow to Karnataka, the MCI has denied renewal sanctions to eight medical colleges in the state.
04 Jun 2018Bihar
The results of NEET were announced a short while ago and the tough examination was topped by Kalpana Kumari, from Bihar, who secured 99.99 percentile.
11 May 2018Supreme Court Of India
Justice Arun Mishra came down heavily at the Supreme Court lawyers for participating in TV debates and blamed them for 'killing the institution.'
24 Feb 2018India
The SC has refused to interfere in CBSE's decision of fixing the upper age limit of candidates for NEET 2018.
10 Feb 2018India
The CBSE announced that National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), the all-India entrance exam for medical college admissions, will be conducted on 6 May'18.
30 Jan 2018Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
Having found merit in allegations related to a medical scam against Allahabad HC Justice SN Shukla, CJI Dipak Misra has paved the way for his removal.
02 Jan 2018India
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.
25 Dec 2017Kolkata
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.
24 Nov 2017Supreme Court Of India
The SC has directed a Lucknow medical college to pay Rs. 10L each to 150 students for admitting them illegally.
14 Nov 2017Supreme Court Of India
The SC rejected a plea filed by lawyer Kamini Jaiswal requesting a court-monitored SIT for investigating an alleged bribery racket involving judges.
05 Nov 2017India
In a significant development, the Medical Council of India (MCI) has now opened up admissions to 21 categories of severely disabled people.
18 Sep 2017Karnataka
Suresh, a 19-year-old medical student with a vision disability, has threatened suicide following the cancellation of his admission by Medical Council of India (MCI).
22 Aug 2017India
The SC ruled that Tamil Nadu will have to follow the NEET, a common entrance exam for medical colleges, like all other states.
07 Aug 2017Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
According to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, intelligence reports had suggested that BJP might carry out attacks across the state to divert attention from the medical college scam.
19 Jul 2017Supreme Court Of India
With NEET counseling nearing, touts have begun flooding the market with messages claiming that they could get a 'back door entry' for students to medical colleges without the counseling.
05 Jun 2017India
The Union health ministry prohibited 32 colleges from admitting any students for two years on account of several irregularities.
25 May 2017Karnataka
On 24th May, conducting a raid based on a tip-off, the City Crime Branch of Bengaluru Police arrested 4 Pakistani nationals.
05 Apr 2017India
IIT-Kharagpur will soon be the first technology institute to offer medical courses. Starting 2019, it plans to start an MBBS course with 50 students.
29 Mar 2017India
The CBSE has extended the deadline for candidates to modify their choice of examination centre for the NEET, from March 27 to March 31.
02 Feb 2017India
According to an official statement released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) examinations for admissions into Indian medical colleges will be conducted on 7th May across 80 cities.