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Sep 26, 2018
President gives nod to ordinance disbanding Medical Council of India; interim board to take over defunct bodyThe Centre took to the ordinance route as it failed to get the National Medical Commission Bill passed in the Monsoon Session of Parliament this year despite it being listed.
Jul 27, 2018
60 adolescent girls from selected areas in Bhubaneswar participate in government programme on menstrual health, hygieneAt least 60 adolescent girls from selected slums took part in an orientation programme on reproductive health in Bhubaneswar Town Centre District (BTCD).
Jul 17, 2018
Indian Army considers doing away with Brigadier rank as part of its restructuring exerciseThe Indian Army, as part of its restructuring exercise, is contemplating abolishing the rank of Brigadier to ensure better career prospects for its officers.
Jul 16, 2018
Centre to push amended NMC Bill in Parliament: Will replacing MCI lead to redemption of medical education?Narendra Modi govt is determined to see the contentious NMC Bill pass, expected to be tabled in Parliament during the upcoming Monsoon Session.
May 09, 2018
Private Healthcare in India Part III: Enforcing Clinical Establishment Act, capping drug costs can help regulate, reduce hospital billsClinical Establishment Act requires the Centre to set a range of rates for healthcare services. But neither the central nor any state govt has done so.
May 07, 2018
Private Healthcare in India Part I: Artificially-inflated cost of medicine, consumables make non-govt hospitals inaccessible to mostInflated medical bills, artificially increased costs of medical supplies and consumables have hampered access to private healthcare in India.
Apr 24, 2018
IMA, AMC protest against Modi's 'corrupt doctors' jibe; profession would do well to introspect than to shoot messengerNarendra Modi is reported to have cited examples of various international conferences, allegedly funded by pharma companies, where doctors participate.
Apr 22, 2018
Medical community expresses displeasure over Narendra Modi's comments in London on doctorsArray
Jan 06, 2018
Medical reforms in India, part-II: NMC Bill legalises quacks; ill-trained AYUSH doctors will further compromise rural healthcareThe proposed six-month bridge course in the NMC Bill, allowing AYUSH and homeopathy practitioners to prescribe modern medicines, is a devious attempt to propagate its nationalistic propaganda
Jan 05, 2018
Medical reforms in India, Part-1: NMC Bill awards quantity over quality, fails to address corruption that plagued MCIThe National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill 2017 does not address the corruption that plagued MCI. Are we to believe that non-doctors will be less corrupt than the earlier corrupt MCI mandarins?