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India to get 75 new medical colleges in next 3 years, Centre to spend Rs 24,375 crore on them

The new medical colleges would be set up in areas having no medical college with at least 200 bedded district hospital. The government declared that preference will be given to aspirational districts and district hospital having 300 beds for the establishment of the new colleges.

Aug 28, 2019, 19:01 PM IST

Doctors raise doubts over proposed national medical commission

One of the major contentions is that the bill does not clearly state if National Exit Test (NEXT) will be considered the main exam or whether National Eligibility cum Entrance test (NEET) would continue as well.

Jul 19, 2019, 16:19 PM IST

52 government hospital doctors in Uttarakhand relieved from duty

As many as 52 doctors employed by the state government's health department in Uttarakhand have been relieved from duties officially, state Secretary of Medical Education Nitish Jha said in a statement on Thursday.

Jul 11, 2019, 21:11 PM IST

Clash breaks out between doctors, family of dead patient at Delhi hospital

A clash allegedly broke out between doctors and relatives of a deceased patient at Bara Hindu Rao Hospital here late Saturday night, police said Sunday. Two doctors Rajesh Kumar and Pranay were allegedly beaten up by the relatives of the deceased woman, they said.

Jul 01, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Mamata Banerjee's 'Badla' Politics' on Doctors ?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Mamata Banerjee's 'Badla' Politics on Doctors?

Jun 15, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

Home Ministry seeks report from West Bengal government on Doctors strike

Home Ministry seeks report from the West Bengal government on Doctors strike. To know more watch the video

Jun 15, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Doctors set down 6 conditions to withdraw stir, demand Mamata's unconditional apology

Agitating doctors Friday put forward six conditions, including unconditional apology of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, to withdraw the four-day-long strike that disrupted healthcare services across the state.

Jun 14, 2019, 20:23 PM IST

Doctors go on nation-wide strike from today

Healthcare services at private and government hospitals are likely to be affected on Friday with lakhs of doctors across the country deciding to boycott work for a day to express solidarity with their protesting colleagues in West Bengal. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 14, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Doctors in West Bengal refuse to call off strike

Three assistant professors, one professor and four Resident Medical doctors of government-run Sagar Dutta Medical College & Hospital on Thursday tendered their resignation after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that the agitating doctors are not doctors but outsiders.

Jun 13, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Save the saviours: Doctors at AIIMS wear helmets, fake bandages to support counterparts in Kolkata

Doctors at AIIMS went about their daily duties but with a twist that showed support to Kolkata doctors who are demanding better security facilities.

Jun 13, 2019, 14:01 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 29th May 2019

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

May 29, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

5W1H: 3 doctors arrested in Mumbai for Dr.Payal Suicide case

All three accused in abetting the suicide of Mumbai doctor Payal Tadvi have been arrested by the state police.

May 29, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Doctors campaign for Dr. Harsh Vardhan in Delhi

Doctors campaign for BJP's Dr. Harsh Vardhan in Delhi for Lok Sabha elections

May 09, 2019, 08:34 AM IST

Doctors remove fibroid weighing 2.75 kg from 36-year-old woman's uterus

A team of doctors have successfully removed a fibroid weighing 2.75 kg from the uterus of a 36-year-old woman at a civic-run hospital in Mumbai.

Apr 10, 2018, 17:19 PM IST

NMC bill: IMA calls for indefinite strike from April 2, rejects Parliamentary panel's suggestions

More than 25,000 doctors on Sunday held ‘mahapanchayat’ at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Delhi and opposed the parliament panel’s recommendations and the NMC bill.

Mar 25, 2018, 20:48 PM IST

Man declared dead by doctors 'comes back to life'

MP man declared dead by doctors 'comes back to life' on autopsy table. Himanshu Bharadwaj was declared brain-dead after a road accident. Watch video to know more.

Mar 05, 2018, 19:07 PM IST

How much salary you want, Madhya Pradesh govt asks doctors in ad

The government has released an advertisement asking doctors about the salary they want.

Jan 10, 2018, 16:39 PM IST

Delay in counselling for junior residents may lead to shortage of docs: RDA

The AIIMS in the national capital is yet to begin counselling for a fresh batch of resident doctors even as the contract of several doctors in those positions is scheduled to expire tomorrow.

Dec 30, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Go join Naxals, so government can shoot you: Hansraj Ahir to doctors absent from hospital event

Furious over the absence of doctors from a function in a government hospital, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir on Monday suggested that the doctors should join the Naxals, so that the government can shoot them down.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Doctors in India see patients for barely two minutes, says study

This figure does not represent the entire spectrum of medical professionals offering consultations to patients, commented Dr Aashish Chaudhry, Managing Director and Orthopedic Surgeon, Aakash Healthcare.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:52 PM IST