Private hospital in Haryana lands in controversy over 'fake' patients

Mandip Singh, Principal of 'Adesh Hospital', which is looking to admit 100 medical students, denied any wrongdoing.

Three HP hospitals to be upgraded to medical colleges: Centre

The Centre today assured full support and cooperation to the Himachal Pradesh government for improving healthcare facilities in the state, including upgradation of three district hospitals to medical colleges and opening of four trauma centres.

Each Maharashtra district to have a medical college soon: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said each district in the state will soon have a medical college.

Two doctors suspended for dumping patient on river barrage

Two junior doctors of a state-run medical college here have been suspended for allegedly dumping a woman patient on barrage of river Ganga, police said on Friday.

Medical student kills self in Bareilly hostel

A 22-year-old student of MBBS at a local medical college here committed suicide in her hostel room here, police said.

ESIC to run its existing medical colleges says Labour Minster

Labour Ministry has decided that Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) will continue to run its four functional medical colleges at Rajajinagar (Bangalore), K K Nagar (Chennai), Joka (Kolkata) and Rohini (Delhi).

CBI registers case against MCI officials

The CBI has registered a case of cheating against the then Additional Secretary, Medical Council of India and five others including chairman of Odisha-based medical college for allegedly giving clearance to the college by flouting norms.

New medical college in Chandrapur to begin in current session

 The new government Medical College being set up here will start in the current academic session, Maharashtra Finance and Planning minster Sudhir Mungantiwar said.

Three medical colleges to be opened in Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Saturday said the state would open three medical colleges and one of them would be located in Hamirpur district.

DU agrees to hand over medical college to Delhi govt

 A row is brewing within Delhi University over its acceptance of a central decision for the transfer of University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) to Delhi government with its Executive Council (EC) members slamming the move as being "unilateral" and "undemocratic".

Pranab Mukherjee for socio-economic medical system for poor

Medical institutions should inculcate humanistic approach in the minds of young doctors and health professionals to orient them towards a value-based career in medicine, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Friday.

Two arrested in connection with suicide of medical student

Raigarh: Two students of a medical college have been arrested in connection with the alleged suicide of a first year MBBS student last week in Chhattisgarh's Raigarh district, police said here Friday.

Court to hear graft case against Ramadoss, others on Dec 2

A Delhi court on Thursday fixed December 2 for hearing arguments on charges in a case in which former union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, along with others, was chargesheeted for allegedly allowing a medical college to proceed with admissions without sufficient faculty and clinical material.

CBI registers case against MCI officials, carries out searches

The CBI on Wednesday carried out searches at the official and residential premises of senior Medical Council of India officials and a Medical College in Thiruvananthapurm after registering a case of alleged cheating and corruption against them.

Vardhan to review progress of NRHM, medical colleges in Karnataka

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan will take stock of the progress of National Rural Health Mission in Karnataka and the upgradation of three medical colleges in the state.

Arunachal Health Minister optimistic about med college coming up soon

Arunachal Pradesh Health and Family Welfare Minister Kalikho Pul has expressed confidence the medical college soon in the state.

Bengal encephalitis outbreak: Medical college principal suspended

The West Bengal government Monday suspended the principal of the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital for his alleged negligence in connection with the raging encephalitis menace.

Need to address `imbalanced` growth of medical colleges: Vardhan

The government on Friday said that 58 districts in "under-served" areas have been identified for the setting up of medical colleges even as it admitted that there has been "imbalanced" growth of such institutes in the country.

Himachal Pradesh govt warns MM Medical College over affiliation

In a stern message to private Maharshi Markandeshwar Medical College for not getting affiliation from state-run Himachal Pradesh University, a state minister today said if the management is found guilty of violations "all options are open for the government".

Bengal to have three new medical colleges on PPP mode

West Bengal will have three new medical colleges on public-private partnership model, a official said here Saturday.