India  /  Published 26.01.21

Odisha doctor hunt outside the state

The Odisha government will recruit medical graduates from other states to meet the crisis arising out of acute shortage of doctors in the state. Nearly 3000 posts of doctors are lying vacant in the st...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

North East  /  Published 09.12.20

Assam doctor in job fraud case

Police have registered a case against Dr Ajanta Hazarika, additional superintendent of Assam Medical College and Hospital (AMCH) in Dibrugarh, based on a complaint accusing her of promising jobs in li...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 27.11.20

CMC uploads comorbidity survey data

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation on Thursday completed uploading on its server the data from the comorbidity undertaken two months ago. The survey, aimed at further fine tuning the state government...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.09.20

Discharged, rescuer vows to fight on

Nilanjana Chatterjee, who was knocked down by a Honda City while trying to help a woman crying for help and suffered fractures in her left leg, was discharged from hospital on Sunday. Shortly before ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.08.20

Covid claims 62-year-old PMCH doctor

Secretary of district unit of Indian Medical Association Dr Sushil Kumar, who was felicitated on Independence Day by the district administration for his service while treating Covid patients, said, &l...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad


Jharkhand  /  Published 15.08.20

Covid claims popular doctor

As Covid-19 continued to spread in the steel city, the deadly virus claimed the life of a doctor, leaving the medical fraternity in shock. Dr MM Agrawal, a government doctor and resident of Golmuri d...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 10.08.20

Deaths: inferior PPE to blame

Bihar’s government doctors have pinpointed the “substandard” and “porous” personal protection equipment kits supplied to them as a key reason for the large number of medi...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.20

Doctors: advice free for all

Four doctors here have joined hands to help asymptomatic Covid-19 patients and people suffering from other ailments by giving free consultations over phone. Jayanta Bhattacharya, Debabrata Roy, Sudeb...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.20

Robbers raid doctor home in Durgapur, wife injured

Three youths posing as patients held a general physician at knifepoint at his home in Bengal Ambuja Township here on Monday evening and decamped with cash and ornaments after injuring the doctor&rsquo...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.20

Covid-19 rumour triggers boycott of doctor & kin

A surgeon and his family faced ostracism after false rumours spread that he was detected with Covid-19, prompting the Tamluk municipality to issue a circular that said the doctor had no disease and as...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)


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