August 03, 2019 9:50 pm
The resident doctors continued their strike for the third consecutive day on Saturday against the Bill which, they said, was "anti-poor, anti-student and undemocratic".
August 01, 2019 1:23 am
The bill proposes a common final-year MBBS examination, to be known as the National Exit Test (NEXT), for admission to postgraduate medical courses and for obtaining a licence to practise medicine.
June 14, 2019 9:46 pm
A group of doctors also met Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and apprised him about the medical fraternity’s demand for ensuring the safety and security of doctors in the face of any violence in hospital premises.
December 20, 2018 3:53 am
Walking with a stick in hand, Kumar was left disappointed after his treatment was left midway by a doctor, due to the ongoing strike by medical practitioners at various government hospitals in the capital.
April 28, 2018 12:17 pm
Routine surgeries remained cancelled, out-patient clinics functioned in a restricted manner and patients seeking OPD consultation were sent back due to the strike. Only the emergency and ICU services functioned.
October 26, 2017 7:30 am
The resident doctors who had on Wednesday held a protest have also sought the prime minister's intervention in the issue.
July 10, 2015 1:02 pm
Every time a patient is brought in, doctors brace for one common procedure. How to tell the relatives to go fetch basic medical equipment as the hospital is out of surgical gloves and critical syringes, saline drips.
July 10, 2015 1:00 pm
Doctors in Delhi went on strike asking for security, fixed hours and basic equipment. The Indian Express tracks 4 doctors in 4 very different hospitals to check on the complaints.
June 27, 2015 3:36 am
In the 36 hours since they called off their two-day strike, resident doctors of Delhi have alleged that seven incidents of assault and threats against doctors and hospital staff have already occurred in the city.
June 22, 2015 5:50 pm
Around 2,000 doctors at 20 hospitals in the national capital on Monday (June 22) launched an indefinite strike.