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Tuesday, July 05, 2022



On Eve of Doctors’ Day IMA urges Centre to reinstitute Dr B C Roy National Award

July 01, 2022 3:22 am

Dr Jayesh Lele, honorary secretary general, IMA (HQ) told The Indian Express on Thursday that among their topmost immediate demands was to re-institute the Dr B C Roy National Award.

All work and no pay: Protesting Telangana senior resident doctors seek better treatment

June 30, 2022 6:51 am

Most of the 698 senior resident doctors who joined one-year compulsory service at 28 government hospitals in 2021 after their post-graduation have not received the monthly stipends for the last 3 to 5 months. The protesting medicos have threatened to boycott emergency services as well from July 1.

Patiala: 18 years after woman's death due to 'medical negligence', SC orders doctor to pay Rs 25 lakh in damages

June 11, 2022 8:41 pm

While noting that it was 'certainly a case of medical negligence leading to deficiency in services', the court ordered Dr Gurmit Singh, a laparoscopic surgeon who runs Preet Surgical Centre & Maternity Hospital in Patiala, to pay the compensation.

Retired doctor cheated of Rs 5 lakh; case registered

May 20, 2022 7:21 am

A First Information Report in the case has been registered at Pimpri Police station on Tuesday. Officials said the complainant from Kondhwa had come in contact with a man from Pimpri through an acquaintance.

Doctor-approved recipes

April 03, 2022 6:23 pm

My favorite interactions are with my doctor, a consummate New Yorker whom I love, and who has taken care of me for many years. Yesterday, she took out her phone, opened the Cooking app, and began scrolling as she gave me the rundown on recipes

‘Frequent shifts impact sacred bond between patients and doctors’

February 18, 2022 2:48 am

The employees under 'Joint Action Committee' said that the GMSH-16 has progressed over the years and many doctors have been working there for years.

Two years after his patient died, doctor shot dead by family member over negligence: police

January 19, 2022 9:09 am

🔴 On January 11, Dharmakare was shot dead in broad daylight by an unidentified person on the Umarkhed - Pusad Road in Yavatmal.

Book captures struggles of doctors, tough relationship with patients

July 20, 2021 3:53 pm

According to a hospital statement, the book is aimed at providing an insight into the dilemmas and predicaments facing doctors in critical situations and also guiding aspiring doctors to make well-informed career decisions.

Matters of the Mind: Can the agitated mind be a boon?

July 03, 2021 2:48 pm

Agitation, when fully accepted and acknowledged can be sublimed into creating, exploring, learning and innovating.

Mumbai: ‘Being made a scapegoat’ Doctor accused in Kandivali vaccination drive approaches court for anticipatory bail

June 23, 2021 1:44 am

The accused, Dr Manish Tripathi, has filed a bail plea claims that the doctor is being made a scapegoat and the real culprit, who helped in sourcing the vaccines for inoculating 390 residents of the Hiranandani Heritage housing society, was a private hospital in Kandivali (west).


The doctor who became an enemy of the Syrian regime

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

Since the beginning of Syria’s civil war, the Bashar Al-Assad government has targeted and killed hundreds of medical workers. Many have fled. This is the story of one doctor, Mohammed al-Bardan, who did not.

Two unidentified persons open fire in Bihar's clinic

January 09, 2016 7:30 am

Hajipur (Bihar), Jan 09 (ANI): Agitated over long queues at a clinic, two unidentified persons opened fire in Hajipur District of Bihar. The clinic belonged to a renowned doctor Vivekanand Jha. However, no causality has been reported. The incident was recorded in the CCTV footage. This incident has created tension in the whole area. It is reported that the doctor was examining the patients in evening, when two persons started fighting with the compounder on the issue of their turn. Police reached the spot immediately and started investigating it on the basis of the footage.