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

Nov 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"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 doctors," the November 17 letter by the MCDA to the commissioner had said.

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

Aug 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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 and other staff of Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital in Saket and Max Hospital, Gurgaon

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 to depend on others for vaccines against Covid-19.

Bengal Government Transfers Two Doctors On Sexual Harassment Allegation

Jul 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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 conference at Hyderabad

Plea To Book Baba Ramdev For Sedition In Bihar Court

The petition filed before the court of Acting CJM Shailendra Rai here has dubbed Ramdev's utterances as 'fraudulent', and sought invoking of IPC sections pertaining to sedition.

02 May, 2021

Young Doctor Found Hanging At His Residence In Delhi's Malviya Nagar

Outlook Web Bureau

Following the suicide, a note was found wherein no allegation was made against anybody.

13 March, 2021

Bihar ‘Almost’ Fulfils WHO’s Doctor-Population Ration, Has 1,19,000 Doctors For 12 crore Population: Health Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

There are 40,200 allopathic doctors, 33,922 ayush doctors, 34,257 homoeopathic doctors, 5,203 unani doctors and 6,130 dentists, Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey said.

28 February, 2021

California Doctor Attends Court Video Call While Performing Surgery, Faces Investigation

Associated Press (AP)

Dr. Green appeared for his Court trial from an operating room, dressed in surgical scrubs with a patient undergoing the procedure just out of view.

12 December, 2020

IMA Protest Call: Hundreds Of Doctors In Jharkhand Join


IMA has been protesting against the government's order allowing Ayurveda practitioners to perform surgery.

27 October, 2020

Pending Salaries: Delhi’s Civic Body-Run Hospital Staff Go On Indefinite Strike


Doctors at NDMC-run hospitals have claimed that they haven’t received their salaries for the past three months.

31 July, 2020

Ensure Timely Payment Of Salaries To Healthcare Workers, Don't Treat Quarantine Period as Leave: SC To Centre


The court directed the Centre to issue necessary directions for releasing salaries of doctors and frontline healthcare workers engaged in COVID-19 duty on time.


04 July, 2020

With Message To Stay Positive, Mumbai Doctor Dances To 'Garmi' Song In PPE Suit

Outlook Web Bureau

The clip that went viral, shows the doctor dancing in a hospital setting while wearing a full PPE kit.

11 June, 2020

Indian-Origin Doctor Performs Double-Lung Transplant On Covid-19 Patient In US


Surgeons led by an Indian-origin doctor have performed a double-lung transplant on a patient whose lungs were damaged by Covid-19.

07 June, 2020

Delhi Medical Body Slams Kejriwal For Giving 'Warning' To Hospitals Amid Rising COVID-19 Cases


Kejriwal on Saturday warned of strong action against some private hospitals allegedly refusing admission to COVID-19 patients and involving in 'black-marketing' of beds.

17 May, 2020

Vizag Doctor Who Complained About Shortage Of PPE Kits Stripped, Beaten By Police

Outlook Web Bureau

In a video doing the rounds on social media, bare-chested Dr K Sudhakar can be seen with his hands tied behind his back, being dragged and beaten by the police.

08 May, 2020

Ghaziabad CMO Apologises, Says Did Not Intend To Provoke RWAs Against Doctors

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Ghaziabad CMO's appeal to all Residents’ Welfare Associations (RWAs) to request doctors and paramedics, who work in Delhi hospitals, to not return home as they could be potential carriers of coronavirus, has stirred a controversy.

27 April, 2020

Every 7th Doctor In US Is Indian And They Are Working As Soldiers, Says Senior Physician


The fight against the virus will be a long one, the Physician said, adding that COVID-19 is not going to end in a couple of months and could last for 1-2 years until a vaccine or antiviral agent is developed.


24 April, 2020

Doctors At Delhi Hospital Clap, Celebrate As First Batch Of Coronavirus Patients Recover, Leave Hospital

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Doctors added that it took almost three weeks for the patients to recover, which suggests that the 14-day quarantine period is not of much significance today, as the behaviour and symptoms of Coronavirus keep on changing.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses the media at Vijay Chowk during the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

A student undergoes thermal screening before entering an examination centre to appear in the CBSE 12th Board Exams 2022 for Term 1, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Tamil Nadu Disaster Management workers evacute people from a flood affected area following heavy rain, at Varadaraja Puram, near Chennai.

PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar

Japan Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Haneda international airport in Tokyo. As cases of a new coronavirus variant are confirmed around the world, Japan announced Monday that it will suspend entry of all foreign...


President of Indian Youth Congress Srinivas BV (R) with party activists pays tribute to the farmers martyred in the farmers' movement, at the office of Indian Youth Congress, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

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