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Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019

Doctor

Jun 17, 2019 11:15
The plea was filed on Friday in the wake of protests by doctors in West Bengal against assault on their colleagues by the family of a patient, who died on Monday night. read more
Jun 17, 2019 08:24
The doctors are expected to seek better infrastructure at state-run hospitals, better security and the arrest of the attackers at NRS Hospital during the meeting. read more
Jun 16, 2019 17:17
Hundreds of doctors have resigned in support of their colleagues. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has urged the junior doctors to return to work and said her government had accepted their demands. read more
Jun 16, 2019 16:23
Health care across India could be affected on Monday as the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has announced in a country-wide call that all services related to OPDs, routine operation theatre and ward visits will be withdrawn for 24 hours from 6am on... read more
Jun 16, 2019 12:52
Sunday being a holiday, the out-patient departments remained closed and the number of patients waiting outside hospitals or visiting the emergency wards was also low. The emergency services, however, functioned normally. read more
Jun 16, 2019 12:21
Earlier, the agitators had insisted that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visit the city’s NRS Medical College and Hospital, the epicentre of the agitation. read more
Jun 15, 2019 22:47
The junior doctors had struck work on Tuesday to protest the brutal assault on colleagues on the NRS Medical College and Hospital campus the night before following the death of an octogenarian patient. read more
Jun 15, 2019 19:45
Junior doctors across West Bengal are on a strike since Tuesday after two of their colleagues were brutally attacked and beaten by the relatives of a patient who died at the NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata. read more
Jun 15, 2019 12:10
Resident doctors of AIIMS and Safdarjung Hospital have now given a 48-hour ultimatum to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet the demands of the state’s agitating doctors. read more
Jun 15, 2019 10:57
The doctors, who are protesting against the assault on two of their colleagues at NRS Medical College and Hospital, had on Friday sought unconditional apology from Banerjee and set six conditions for the state government in order to withdraw their s... read more
Jun 15, 2019 04:46
The strike did not affect medical services at any of the government-run healthcare centres and hospitals, unlike Delhi, where services at four of the biggest tertiary care hospitals were affected as almost 5,000 resident doctors went on a strike. read more
Jun 14, 2019 16:55
A two-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court told the state government to persuade the striking doctors to resume work and provide usual services to patients. read more
Jun 14, 2019 15:01
Various medical bodies called doctors’ strike across the country to protest over rising violence against the medical fraternity after a junior doctor of Nil Ratan Sarkar (NRS) Medical College and Hospital was allegedly attacked by the relative of a patient... read more
Jun 14, 2019 10:18
The chief minister made the allegation hours after her visit to the state-run hospital in the afternoon to take stock of the situation in the wake of disruption of medical services across the state. read more
Jun 14, 2019 08:31
In a Facebook post, Shabba Hakim asked people to question why “goons were still surrounding hospitals and beating up doctors”. read more