Indian-origin surgeon gets chance to poll jurors

A court in Australia has given an Indian-origin surgeon, charged with causing grievous bodily harm to a patient, a chance to poll his potential jurors.

Indian origin surgeon to stand trial in Australia

An Indian origin former surgeon in an Australian hospital will stand trial in September for causing grievous bodily harm to a patient.

Jayant Patel`s junior says surgery unjustified

Patel, 62, the former director of surgery at Bundaberg Base Hospital, has pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of 75-year-old Mervyn Morris, who died in June 2003, three weeks after the major surgery.