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Mistakes Of 2021 Being Repeated; Unnecessary Medication, Tests Should Be Avoided: Doctors Write To Govt

Mistakes Of 2021 Being Repeated; Unnecessary Medication, Tests Should Be Avoided: Doctors Write To Govt

15 January 2022

"Wanton use of drugs" can be harmful, as seen during the earlier two waves of the pandemic, they warned in the open letter.

NEET-PG Counselling To Commence From January 12: Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

NEET-PG Counselling To Commence From January 12: Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

09 January 2022

The Supreme Court on January 7, in an interim order, allowed resumption of medical counselling for NEET-PG admissions for the year 2021-22.


Jammu And Kashmir L-G Launches Covid Vaccination Drive For 15-18 Age Group

"We are keeping our preparations ready. So far, we are saved from this (Omicron) threat," he said, adding "our effort is to provide the best possible (medical)...

'History May Repeat Itself In 2022', Fear Doctors Amid Omicron Surge

'History May Repeat Itself In 2022', Fear Doctors Amid Omicron Surge

12 January 2022

2021, for most, was a struggling event to save our loved ones from the Covid-19 second wave. And in 2022, doctors desperately hope that history does not repeat...


Delhi: Doctors Call Off Strike After Assurances Of NEET PG Counselling; Withdrawal Of Cases

Delhi: The resident doctors had been demanding NEET PG counselling. The doctors had been protesting from last 14 days.

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12 January 2022
Delhi: Doctors Stir Enters 14th Day; Demand Withdrawal Of Police Cases

Delhi: Doctors Stir Enters 14th Day; Demand Withdrawal Of Police Cases

Resident doctors in Delhi have been protesting over delay in NEET PG counselling 2021. Recently, a faceoff was witnessed between doctors and police on Delhi...


12 January 2022
Delhi: Meeting Between Doctors, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya Fails; Strike To Continue

Delhi: Meeting Between Doctors, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya Fails; Strike To Continue

Delhi: The resident doctors have been protesting over the delay in counselling in NEET-PG 2021 for the past 12 days in the national capital.


12 January 2022
'Doctors Should Be In Hospital, Not On Streets': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to PM Modi

'Doctors Should Be In Hospital, Not On Streets': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to PM Modi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to look into ways to "personally resolve" the issue, as he asserted that doctors...


12 January 2022
NEET PG 2021 Counselling: Clash Between Doctors, Police In Delhi As Protests Intensify

NEET PG 2021 Counselling: Clash Between Doctors, Police In Delhi As Protests Intensify

NEET PG 2021 Counselling: The stir, led by the Federation of Resident Doctors' Association, has been going on for several days, and FORDA also said that...


12 January 2022
Active participation needed in prevention of third Covid wave: J&K LG

Active participation needed in prevention of third Covid wave: J&K LG

He also urged NGOs and volunteers engaged in community service to come forward and complement the government's efforts in the fight against drug menace.


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12 January 2022
Govt's Decision On Covid Vaccination For Children 'Unscientific': Senior AIIMS Epidemiologist

Govt's Decision On Covid Vaccination For Children 'Unscientific': Senior AIIMS Epidemiologist

Serious adverse events following immunisation are between 10 to 15 per million population, Rai said. "So, if you do the risk and benefit analysis in adults, it...


20 December 2021
NEET-PG Counselling: Resident Doctors Of Delhi Protest Outside Nirman Bhawan, Raise Slogans

NEET-PG Counselling: Resident Doctors Of Delhi Protest Outside Nirman Bhawan, Raise Slogans

The Twitter handle of FORDA shared a video clip in which a large number of doctors are seen protesting outside the premises of Nirman Bhawan, which also houses...


12 January 2022
Patnaik launches air health services for remote tribal districts

Patnaik launches air health services for remote tribal districts

Odisha’s Health and Family Welfare Minister N K Das said specialist doctors required for the treatment of critical patients admitted to various district...


13 January 2022
Officials Say Resident Doctors Of Hindu Rao Hospital Call Off Strike

Officials Say Resident Doctors Of Hindu Rao Hospital Call Off Strike

Later, the NDMC also issued a statement, saying the strike had been called off after the mayor and the standing committee chairman "gave assurances" to the...


26 November 2021
NDMC Run Facilities And Doctors To Go On Indefinite Strike Over Pending Salaries

NDMC Run Facilities And Doctors To Go On Indefinite Strike Over Pending Salaries

"By defaulting on the payment of salaries for the last two months, North MCD has failed to honour the agreement, hence we are free to call for strike of...


01 January 2022
Delhi Police Registers Case After AIIMS Medico Alleges Rape By Colleague

Delhi Police Registers Case After AIIMS Medico Alleges Rape By Colleague

The female AIIMS doctor has alleged that she was raped by the senior colleague, after she went to his room to celebrate his birthday.


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03 January 2022
Mumbai: Doctors Perform Advanced Immunodiagnostic Technique To Transplant Heart

Mumbai: Doctors Perform Advanced Immunodiagnostic Technique To Transplant Heart

Heart of a 41-year-old woman was transplanted to 31-year-old man, who was suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy with severe left ventricular dysfunction:...


10 January 2022
Children Honour 'Corona Warriors', Send Handmade Rakhis And Cards For Doctors And Nurses

Children Honour 'Corona Warriors', Send Handmade Rakhis And Cards For Doctors And Nurses

Children from SOS Children's Villages of India, a pan-India NGO, at Greenfields, Faridabad, have sent handmade 'rakhis' and greetings cards to doctors, nurses...


10 January 2022
India Takes Pride In Having World's Largest Covid-19 Vaccination Programme, Says PM

India Takes Pride In Having World's Largest Covid-19 Vaccination Programme, Says PM

The prime minister praised the scientists, doctors, paramedical staff, and others involved in vaccine manufacturing in the country, saying India did not have...


10 January 2022
Over 2000 Doctors Observe ‘Black Day’ After Gujarat Govt Calls Their Strike Illegal

Over 2000 Doctors Observe ‘Black Day’ After Gujarat Govt Calls Their Strike Illegal

Two of the six medical colleges ordered their resident doctors to vacate hostel premises.


10 January 2022
Hungary: Health Care Workers Protest For Higher Wages

Hungary: Health Care Workers Protest For Higher Wages

Hungary's health care system has struggled to cope with the strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, which ravaged the country in fall and winter


10 January 2022
Maharashtra: Naxal Couple With Rs 8 Lakh Bounty Surrenders In Gadchiroli

Maharashtra: Naxal Couple With Rs 8 Lakh Bounty Surrenders In Gadchiroli

Maniram Boga was wanted in 13 cases of murder and 21 cases of police-Naxal encounters, among others, and was carrying a prize reward of Rs 6 lakh


10 January 2022
Govt To Recommend Names Of Doctors, Healthcare Workers As Padma Awards Prospects: Delhi CM

Govt To Recommend Names Of Doctors, Healthcare Workers As Padma Awards Prospects: Delhi CM

A search and screening committee headed by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia will take the final call on the list of recommendations.


11 January 2022
Bengal Government Transfers Two Doctors On Sexual Harassment Allegation

Bengal Government Transfers Two Doctors On Sexual Harassment Allegation

The woman in her complaint had alleged that the "harassment" by the assistant professor started way back in February 2020 when she went to attend a medical...


11 January 2022
Kejriwal Writes To PM Seeking Bharat Ratna For Doctors, Nurses For Service During Pandemic

Kejriwal Writes To PM Seeking Bharat Ratna For Doctors, Nurses For Service During Pandemic

It will be a true homage to doctors who lost their lives, says Kejriwal.


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Mistakes Of 2021 Being Repeated; Unnecessary Medication, Tests Should Be Avoided: Doctors Write To Govt

Mistakes Of 2021 Being Repeated; Unnecessary Medication, Tests Should Be Avoided: Doctors Write To Govt

"Wanton use of drugs" can be harmful, as seen during the earlier two waves of the pandemic, they warned in the open letter.

15 January 2022
NEET-PG Counselling To Commence From January 12: Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

NEET-PG Counselling To Commence From January 12: Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

The Supreme Court on January 7, in an interim order, allowed resumption of medical counselling for NEET-PG admissions for the year 2021-22.

09 January 2022
Jammu And Kashmir L-G Launches Covid Vaccination Drive For 15-18 Age Group

Jammu And Kashmir L-G Launches Covid Vaccination Drive For 15-18 Age Group

"We are keeping our preparations ready. So far, we are saved from this (Omicron) threat," he said, adding "our effort is to provide the best possible (medical) services to the people".

03 January 2022
'History May Repeat Itself In 2022', Fear Doctors Amid Omicron Surge

'History May Repeat Itself In 2022', Fear Doctors Amid Omicron Surge

2021, for most, was a struggling event to save our loved ones from the Covid-19 second wave. And in 2022, doctors desperately hope that history does not repeat itself.

12 January 2022
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