Indian doctors

IMA seeks 'PM Narendra Modi's intervention' to prevent doctors' deaths due to COVID-19

Disturbed by incidences of doctors not receiving proper beds and treatments after getting infected with coronavirus COVID-19, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday to draw his attention.

Aug 08, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Kavi Yudh 2019: Special poetic war on doctor–patient relation in today's time

In this segment of Zee News, Special poetic war on doctor–patient relationship in today's time. Watch full video to know more. #KaviYudh2019 #DoctorPatientRelation

Jul 14, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

Indian doctors protest UK's 'unfair' doubling of health surcharge

It is imposed on anyone in the UK on a work, study or family visa for longer than six months in order to raise additional funds for the country's state-funded National Health Service (NHS).

Feb 10, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Venkaiah Naidu urges Indian medical practitioners abroad to come back to India

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has urged the Centre and state governments to invest more in the healthcare sector and educate people to get health insurance.

Dec 31, 2017, 15:27 PM IST

25 Indian doctors stranded in China to return Tuesday

Twenty-five Indian doctors and their families, stuck in a hotel in China's Shenzhen city, will travel to India on Tuesday.

May 22, 2017, 18:39 PM IST

Indian doctors develop mobile app for cancer diagnosis

The app, called TNM app, will help doctors diagnose the severity of cancer immediately.

Oct 23, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

30 Indian doctors land in Malawi to improve health services

 A group of 30 Indian doctors has arrived in Lilongwe, the capital of landlocked Malawi, to support the government in providing health services to patients at the Kamuzu Central Hospital, a media report said.

Sep 09, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

'Ban Indian doctors from wearing white coats'

 Banning Indian doctors and medical students from wearing long-sleeved white coats could reduce the spread of infections in hospitals, says a new study.

Jul 22, 2015, 12:55 PM IST

Indian doctors in UK appeal to Modi over 'victimisation'

Indian doctors based in the UK have launched a campaign against what they describe as "victimisation" and appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to raise the issue during his planned visit to the country later this year.

Jun 23, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Disease outbreak looms high in Nepal: Indian doctors

The risk of serious diseases including diarrhoea and skin allergies are looming high in earthquake-battered Nepal due to the countless animal corpses lying out in the open, Indian doctors -- part of the rescue operation -- said on Tuesday.

Apr 28, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

400 Indian medical students sent home from Kathmandu

About 400 Indian students enrolled with the College of Medical Sciences at Bharatpur in Nepal's Chitwan district were put on buses to be sent home to Gorakhpur in India following Saturday's devastating quake and continuing atershocks, a top official of the college said.

Apr 27, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

Legislation to speed up visa for doctors from India, Pak

Two US lawmakers have introduced a legislation that would direct the State Department to speed-up the visa approval process for international physicians who are slated to work at hospitals in America.

Apr 24, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

Ebola outbreak: Four Indian doctors get back their passports

All the four Indian doctors in a hospital in Nigerian capital Abuja, who have been forced to stay on in the Ebola-hit country against their wishes, were given back their passports following intervention by the Indian High Commission in that country.

Aug 14, 2014, 22:12 PM IST

Indian doctors, govt launch portal to share healthcare expertise

Indian-origin doctors across the globe have joined hands with the Indian government to launch a web portal for sharing expertise, skills, knowledge and resources with those in need of such services in India.

Aug 14, 2014, 11:08 AM IST

India asks Abuja hospital to return Indian doctors` passports

India has asked the Nigerian branch of an Indian hospital to return the passport of four Indian doctors who claim to have been forced to stay on in the Ebola-hit country against their wishes.

Aug 13, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Four Indian doctors want to return home from Ebola-hit Nigeria

Four Indian doctors, who claim they are being forced to treat Ebola patients against their will in Nigeria, want to return home and appealed to the Indian government to facilitate this.
The Abuja-based Indian private hospital Primus where they are working, meanwhile, appealed to them not to abandon their duties.

Aug 12, 2014, 22:44 PM IST

US lawmaker seeks improvement in visa approval for Indian docs

An influential US lawmaker today asked the State Department to improve the visa approval process for doctors from India and Pakistan.

Jun 21, 2014, 02:38 AM IST

UK to recruit Indian doctors through Skype interviews

The UK is mulling recruiting around 50 doctors from India to tackle a staffing crisis, days after a court ruled against Indian-origin doctors, who alleged bias in Britain`s medical examination system.

Apr 26, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

Indian doctors seek meeting with David Cameron over unfair assessment

Indian-origin doctors in Britain are planning to meet Prime Minister David Cameron and seek his intervention over the "unfair" assessment of their medical skills.

Apr 22, 2014, 20:43 PM IST