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Kolkata Hospital violence

Doctors continue strike, say open for talks with WB CM but will decide venue later

The agitating doctors had on Saturday turned down an invite for a closed-door meeting with Banerjee. 

Jun 16, 2019, 06:12 AM IST

AIIMS doctors call off strike, IMA delegation meets Health Minister again

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has called for a strike on June 17.

Jun 15, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

AIIMS doctors issue 48-hour ultimatum to Mamata Banerjee govt to accept demands, warn of indefinite strike

The agitating junior doctors have put up six conditions for withdrawal of their ongoing stir.

Jun 15, 2019, 08:56 AM IST

As doctors refuse to end agitation, Mamata Banerjee invites them again for talks today

West Bengal CM has invited the agitating doctors to meet her again on Saturday evening in order to end the logjam. 

Jun 15, 2019, 06:17 AM IST

PIL filed in Calcutta HC as doctors' strike continues; Mamata Banerjee govt gets 7-day time to respond

The PIL was filed by Kunal Saha of People for Better Treatment.

Jun 14, 2019, 15:10 PM IST

Appeal to Mamata Banerjee to not make this a prestige issue: Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on doctors' stir

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday met a delegation of doctors from AIIMS and other top hospitals.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

Bengal doctors' stir escalates, mass resignations continue; health services hit

A team of doctors from AIIMS and other hospitals will also meet Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan around 11 AM to demand better conditions and more security for doctors. 

Jun 14, 2019, 12:15 PM IST

Health services hit as doctors in Delhi, MP, Mumbai join nation-wide stir over Kolkata hospital violence

RDA and IMA are backing the day-long doctors' nation-wide srike.a

Jun 14, 2019, 09:49 AM IST