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DME Assam grade 4 recruitment 2020. (HT file)

DME Assam grade 4 recruitment 2020: 188 vacancies notified, check details

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2020 08:38 PM IST
Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the posts online at dme.assam.gov.in from May 15, 2020, onwards. The last date for submitting the online applications May 30, 2020.
Following the arrest of the three accused, the case was transferred to the crime branch on May 30.(HT Photo)
Following the arrest of the three accused, the case was transferred to the crime branch on May 30.(HT Photo)

Payal Tadvi case: Crime Branch to move Bombay HC for custody of accused

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 01:31 PM IST
Apart from conducting custodial interrogation of the three accused, the crime branch also wants to ascertain whether Dr Tadvi left a suicide note, said a crime branch officer.
So far, 24 people – residents, faculty members and class three and four employees – have been interviewed, said Wakode.(HT Photo)
So far, 24 people – residents, faculty members and class three and four employees – have been interviewed, said Wakode.(HT Photo)

Maharashtra panel to submit report tomorrow

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2019 06:10 AM IST
Appointed by medical education minister Girish Mahajan, the committee is headed by Dr Prakash Wakode of the Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER).

Maharashtra MBBS, BDS admissions: 2 colleges may add 200 seats

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2019 12:56 AM IST
At the beginning of the last academic year, the number of seats in government-run and deemed medical colleges was increased, but those in private ones had reduced, keeping the overall intake capacity almost the same
GMC is affiliated to Sir JJ Hospital(HT PHOTO)
GMC is affiliated to Sir JJ Hospital(HT PHOTO)

Sack Mumbai medical college’s warden for moral policing: Probe panel

Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2019 12:55 AM IST
Sir JJ Hospital’s dean didn’t engage with students, says probe panel
More than 100 students of Grant Medical College (GMC) are up in arms against the authorities of their institution, alleging ‘moral policing’ and a curbing of their rights.s(HT Photo)
More than 100 students of Grant Medical College (GMC) are up in arms against the authorities of their institution, alleging ‘moral policing’ and a curbing of their rights.s(HT Photo)

Students should be free to inquire and explore

Hindustan Times | By Ayaz Memon
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 12:01 PM IST
Moral policing exists even in a major metropolis like Mumbai. What is surprising is that not only do such diktats continue to be issued, but also the kinds of institutions that get affected.
To drive home the point, a group of students had organised a silent protest outside DMER office on Tuesday and later met the director as well.(HT Photo)
To drive home the point, a group of students had organised a silent protest outside DMER office on Tuesday and later met the director as well.(HT Photo)

Entry list for all-India, state out of sync, leaves med aspirants in lurch

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Shreya Bhandary
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2019 08:32 AM IST
Several aspirants have written to Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) and Maharashtra common entrance test (MH-CET) cell, hoping the schedule for state admissions is aligned with the AIQ admissions.
Resident doctors at some government medical colleges are still awaiting their payments(HT Photo)
Resident doctors at some government medical colleges are still awaiting their payments(HT Photo)

Can’t pay stipends till June: DMER to resident docs in Maharashtra

Hindustan Times | By Sadaguru Pandit, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2019 11:25 PM IST
At a recent meeting, doctors were told that DMER failed to make payments due to administrative glitches
Supply to Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, and 16 others, may be hit as state hasn’t paid its dues since Match 2015.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Supply to Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, and 16 others, may be hit as state hasn’t paid its dues since Match 2015.(HT FILE PHOTO)

Supply of drugs to state-run hospitals to be hit over Rs 90 crore dues

Sadaguru Pandit, Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2018 05:59 AM IST
Members of the All Food and Drugs License Holders Foundation (AFDLHF) have unilaterally taken the decision to stop supply to medical colleges and hospital, including JJ Group of Hospitals in Mumbai and Sassoon Hospital in Pune, who owe Rs 90 crore for a three-year long supply.
In Maharashtra, 3,000 seats in government-run medical institutes and 1,500 seats at private institutes were up for grabs — including 225 seats under NRI quota.(Pic for representation)
In Maharashtra, 3,000 seats in government-run medical institutes and 1,500 seats at private institutes were up for grabs — including 225 seats under NRI quota.(Pic for representation)

Medical admissions: 90% NRI quota seats still unclaimed in Maha

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2018 11:18 PM IST
As per figures revealed by MH-CET Cell, around 217 seats out of 225 NRI seats are yet to be filled after three rounds of admissions
(Ashish Chaturvedi HT photo)
(Ashish Chaturvedi HT photo)

Vyapam whistle blower spends night in jail as he didn’t deposit fine

Ranjan, HT Correspondent | By Ranjan
PUBLISHED ON AUG 11, 2018 09:55 PM IST
Ashish Chaturvedi, one of Vyapam scam whistle blowers and Gwalior based RTI activist, had to spend a night in Gwalior jail on Thursday as he refused to deposit a fine of Rs 200 imposed on him by a special court in Gwalior.
Information shared by the DMER reveals that there are 3,000 medical and 250 dental seats in government institutes.(Pic for representation)
Information shared by the DMER reveals that there are 3,000 medical and 250 dental seats in government institutes.(Pic for representation)

3 Maharashtra institutes banned from admitting students for medical courses

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2018 12:48 PM IST
As a result, state will have 350 less seats for undergraduate medical and dental courses.
A patient walks past protesting resident doctors at JJ Hospital in Mumbai on Monday.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
A patient walks past protesting resident doctors at JJ Hospital in Mumbai on Monday.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)

Doctors on strike at Mumbai’s JJ hospital want security, not assurances

Hindustan Times | By Sadaguru Pandit, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 11:01 AM IST
Resident doctors at JJ Hospital want immediate deployment of guards to ensure protection from attacks

13.3 lakh students to take NEET for 66,000 medical and dental seats on Sunday

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2018 03:49 PM IST
NEET will be conducted in 11 languages across the country on May 6.
More than a month ago, the Fee Regulating Authority (FRA) had sent out a notice to all private medical and dental institutes in the state, asking them to stick to common fees for all their seats, including those under the management and NRI quotas.((REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE/ SHUTTERSTOCK)
More than a month ago, the Fee Regulating Authority (FRA) had sent out a notice to all private medical and dental institutes in the state, asking them to stick to common fees for all their seats, including those under the management and NRI quotas.((REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE/ SHUTTERSTOCK)

CET re-releases seat allotment list after medical admissions chaos

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2018 10:04 AM IST
Those candidates who don’t wish to pay the extra fees as per the newly hiked fees structure under the management quota seats will be allowed to withdraw their admission
As per original admissions schedule, AIQ seats that remain vacant after two rounds of admissions conducted by the Central government were supposed to be surrendered to respective state DMERs by April 23.(Pic for representation)
As per original admissions schedule, AIQ seats that remain vacant after two rounds of admissions conducted by the Central government were supposed to be surrendered to respective state DMERs by April 23.(Pic for representation)

PG medical admissions in Maha: SC stays process till April 27

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2018 04:15 PM IST
Aspirants had moved court demanding third round for All India Quota seats
Ongoing dispute between colleges and fee regulating body had jeopardised PG admissions.(Pic for representation)
Ongoing dispute between colleges and fee regulating body had jeopardised PG admissions.(Pic for representation)

Pay four times more for management seat in private medical colleges in Maharashtra

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary
PUBLISHED ON APR 24, 2018 10:22 AM IST
Institutes has asked the fee regulating authority to let them charge five times fees for management and NRI quota
The colleges plan to respond to the government by Monday.(Representational photo)
The colleges plan to respond to the government by Monday.(Representational photo)

Medical fees row: State offered to meet halfway, but colleges refused, says Maharashtra minister

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2018 12:19 AM IST
The representative of a private medical college in Pune contradicted Girish Mahajan, saying that the government never made such an offer.
Competition for seats in undergraduate medical and dental courses across India is set to get tougher.(HT File (Representational Image))
Competition for seats in undergraduate medical and dental courses across India is set to get tougher.(HT File (Representational Image))

13.36 lakh students sign up for NEET 2018

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 06:27 PM IST
The total number of seats in MBBS and BDS institutes across the country stands at 60,000.
The move will encourage students with disabilities to pursue a future in medicine.(PTI)
The move will encourage students with disabilities to pursue a future in medicine.(PTI)

Medical Council reserves five per cent medical seats for students with disabilities

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2018 02:41 PM IST
The circular includes 21 disabilities like partial loss of hearing, muscular dystrophy, thalassemia, dyslexia, cerebral palsy and Parkinson’s disease among others and is no more limited to physical disabilities.
However, state officials claimed there were major discrepancies in the functioning of the programme.(FILE FOR REPRESENTATION ONLY)
However, state officials claimed there were major discrepancies in the functioning of the programme.(FILE FOR REPRESENTATION ONLY)

Training programme for nurses in Maharashtra put on hold

By Sadaguru Pandit, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2018 10:11 AM IST
The training helped 2.19 lakh nurses from the state get updates on modern medical advancements.
Parents have requested the state body to adjust excess fees with the one charged from students of the same batch, without giving the advantage of lower fees to the next batch.(Pic for representation)
Parents have requested the state body to adjust excess fees with the one charged from students of the same batch, without giving the advantage of lower fees to the next batch.(Pic for representation)

Adjust fees of medical students from 2017-18 batch as well: Parents

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 28, 2018 11:52 PM IST
A delegation of parents has written to FRA, seeking clarity on adjusting excess fees charged by private medical institutes
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