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Medical students await return to foreign varsities, grapple with poor quality online classes, face fee hike

March 18, 2021 4:44 pm

Thousands of students who were pursuing MBBS in foreign universities were forced to leave during the coronavirus outbreak. They are now demanding to return to their universities. While the online classes are on, the traditional classes have begun only for domestic students.

Nagpur MC chief Tukaram Mundhe, corporators cross swords again

June 21, 2020 6:15 am

The meeting had become controversial after Tukaram Mundhe had initially allowed it and later "withdrawn permission". It was subsequently allowed by the state government after Mundhe had sought its opinion.

NMC founder owes over $250 million to Bank of Baroda

May 20, 2020 12:55 pm

The 16 properties in several Indian cities including Bengaluru were among guarantees put up by Shetty and his wife against the 19.13 billion rupees ($253 million) loans, according to a May 16 court order seen by Reuters.

President signs NMC Bill into a law; NMC to constituted within six months

August 23, 2019 11:36 am

The NMC will have eminent medical personalities as members who will be appointed for only one term of four years and will not be eligible for any further extension.

Parliament today highlights: NMC Bill passed in Raya Sabha, POCSO (Amendemnt) Bill gets Lok Sabha approval

August 01, 2019 9:09 pm

On the NMC Bill, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the Bill will go down in the history as the one which transformed the medical education in India.

Parliamentary panel looking into NMC Bill asked to submit report by first week of Budget Session

January 10, 2018 12:53 am

The Rajya Sabha chairman, in consultation with Speaker of Lok Sabha, has referred the NMC Bill to the standing committee on health and asked its to submit its report by last day of first week of the budget session, according to a Lok Sabha bulletin.

Will bureaucrats rule the roost in new Medical Commission?

January 07, 2018 5:37 pm

The Bill certainly promotes transparent and pro-active disclosure by the medical institution especially with regard to fees, but concerns remain.

No salary for 40% staff at North Corporation

February 19, 2015 1:33 am

Funds crunch could leave 28,000 employees without pay in March too.

Civic agency’s Mahila Haat project fails to take off

February 24, 2014 1:41 am

Lack of promotion, cultural performances blamed for failure of marketplace for women.

As rains ease,mosquito-borne diseases loom over Vidarbha

April 08, 2014 4:01 pm

One dengue case was also reported in Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) area,according to V R Zare,assistant director (malaria),Health Services.