Medical students

Art courses may help medical students become better doctors

Art courses may help medical students become better doctors

Observation skills are an essential component of any medical education, aiding doctors during patient exams and in making medical diagnoses, researchers said.

Sep 09, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Kerala government to consider scholarship to students

Kerala government to consider scholarship to students

The state government will consider the possibility of extending scholarship to medical students belonging to poor economic background studying in self-financing medical colleges, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in the Assembly today.

May 17, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

Four held after human skeletons found in Burdwan house

Four persons were arrested after 10 human skeletons were found in a house in West Bengal`s Burdwan district on Monday, the police said.

Mar 20, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
21 medical students suspended for ragging in Kerala

21 medical students suspended for ragging in Kerala

The first year students in their complaint had alleged that they were stripped naked and forced to clean toilets at the college hostel and were also compelled to drink polluted water.

Dec 21, 2016, 12:11 PM IST

High Court quashes admission of 150 MBBS students in Lucknow

 The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has cancelled the admission of 150 students to the MBBS course at a private medical college here.

Nov 08, 2016, 17:41 PM IST

Kerala: Medical college prohibits girls from wearing jeans, noisy ornaments

A medical college of Kerala issued a dress code for students which banned jeans, slipper etc. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 22, 2016, 22:42 PM IST
Remember Chennai medical students who threw dog from rooftop? They've been fined Rs 2 lakh each

Remember Chennai medical students who threw dog from rooftop? They've been fined Rs 2 lakh each

Two medical students, who threw a dog off the rooftop of a three-storeyed building and filmed the gruesome incident, were fined Rs 2 lakh each by a committee formed by the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University.

Aug 31, 2016, 23:59 PM IST
Two MBBS students, who threw dog off terrace and filmed incident, suspended by college

Two MBBS students, who threw dog off terrace and filmed incident, suspended by college

A private medical college here suspended two of its students on Wednesday after they were earlier in the day arrested and subsequently released on bail for throwing a dog from a terrace.

Jul 06, 2016, 19:02 PM IST
Ensure NEET is never forced on Tamil Nadu: Jayalalithaa to PM Modi

Ensure NEET is never forced on Tamil Nadu: Jayalalithaa to PM Modi

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking to exempt the state from the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).

May 25, 2016, 09:21 AM IST
NEET will put future of J&K students in peril: Farooq Abdullah

NEET will put future of J&K students in peril: Farooq Abdullah

He said the extension of NEET to J&K will also rob its female students of the 50 percent reservation introduced in the state's medical colleges to boost women education.

May 05, 2016, 21:02 PM IST

Medical students at higher alcohol abuse risk: Study

 A team of US researchers has found that medical students, especially who are young, single and under high debt are twice as likely to abuse alcohol than their peers who are not attending medical school.

Mar 15, 2016, 15:52 PM IST
Two Indian students die in Russia fire; bodies will be brought back home, says Sushma

Two Indian students die in Russia fire; bodies will be brought back home, says Sushma

An Indian team from Moscow has reached the place to bring back the bodies to Mumbai.

Feb 15, 2016, 23:43 PM IST

HPU launches anti-ragging campaign in Aman Kachroo`s name

Less than a fortnight after allowing four medical students convicted for ragging to death their junior Aman Kachroo to continue with their studies, the Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) on Wednesday launched an anti-ragging campaign in the victim`s name.

Oct 09, 2013, 13:17 PM IST

Medical students rally for more post-graduate seats

Hundreds of medical students staged rallies in various cities across the country Monday for more post-graduate seats to meet the shortage of specialist doctors.

Aug 27, 2013, 00:41 AM IST

Medical students on indefinite hunger strike in MP

Seven youths, including two girls, staged an indefinite hunger strike here on Monday demanding a CBI probe into the recent Pre-Medical Test (PMT) scam which was exposed by the police.

Aug 27, 2013, 00:37 AM IST

Medical students take out march for equal UG, PG seats

Over 300 medical students on Monday took out a march in the city demanding equal seats in undergraduate and postgraduate medical courses.

Aug 27, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Aman Kachroo ragging death case: All accused freed on `good conduct`

Four medical college students, who were convicted of ragging to death their junior Aman Kachroo in Himachal Pradesh four years back, have been set free on account of their ‘good conduct’, reports said on Thursday.

Aug 22, 2013, 15:00 PM IST

Four students to resume studies after completing prison term

Authorities in Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday said that four medical students given a four-year prison term in the Aman Kachroo ragging case can resume their studies as they have completed their sentence.

Aug 21, 2013, 22:29 PM IST

Elderly people pledge body donation in Coimbatore

Elderly people residing in an old age home in Coimbatore have pledged to donate their bodies after death to young aspiring doctors for studying human anatomy.

Jun 29, 2013, 16:10 PM IST

Four medical students booked for ragging

Police have registered cases
against four MBBS third year students for their alleged
involvement in a case of ragging at a private medical college
here.

Feb 26, 2012, 15:44 PM IST