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May 14, 2017
Two Lucknow doctors booked on charge of stealing kidney during treatmentTwo doctors of the King George's Medical University in the state capital have been booked after a man alleged that one of his kidneys was stolen during treatment in 2015, a charge denied by the hospital.
May 06, 2017
Rare diseases: India needs to rejig its medical courses as over 70 mn patients suffer without careIt's ironic that rare diseases affect over 70 million people in India, yet there is so little being done by way of research, drug creation and counselling of patient and families across the country.
Mar 23, 2017
Devendra Fadnavis urges striking Mumbai doctors to call off stir, assures them of their safetyUnfazed by the government's warning of suspension and cutting their pay, resident doctors across various hospitals in Maharashtra continued their strike for the fourth day on Thursday.
Feb 13, 2017
Vyapam Case: Congress demands Shivraj Chouhan's resignation over SC orderCongress on Monday demanded the resignation of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan after the Supreme Court upheld the cancellation of admissions of 634 students in various medical colleges of the state through the 'Vyapam' test.
Jan 25, 2017
For myriad health challenges, Budget should aim at decentralisation and not focus on building systemsTrue decentralisation of knowledge, decision-making authority and financial control should be promoted, which is probably the only way to effectively solve the myriad health challenges in a diverse country like India
Sep 27, 2016
No succor for the poor: Private medical colleges outsmart govt rules to compensate capitation fees lossAlthough NEET was introduced to cut the cost of medical education for poor students particularly private medical colleges, it is doubtful if the original purpose has been served.
May 27, 2016
NEET Ordinance compounds problems for medical aspirants in Telangana & AndhraThe latest Ordinance on the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) by the government hasn’t actually resolved the confusion over the admission process
May 24, 2016
NEET vs CET, CBSE vs Maharashtra Board: We’re picking the wrong battlesWhen the whole country goes into a tizzy on whether it should be NEET or CET, you know that we have not even begun to understand the problem.
May 24, 2016
NEET row: We need to focus on what is good for the country's healthIf NEET is implemented without a proper thought process, it will benefit urban youth and coaching classes, but will push back rural healthcare by many years.
May 27, 2015
Replace torn, tattered scrubs with pyjamas that cover our bodies: Angry PGI surgeons write to facultyA senior surgeon at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) has said that the hospital is giving torn and unfit scrubs for doctors in operation theatres.