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The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the National Medical Commission Bill, 2019 that allows the setting up of a medical commission in place of the Medical Council of India (MCI)(PTI File Photo)

Bill to replace MCI given green light

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2019 01:31 AM IST
According to the provisions of the Bill, the common final-year MBBS exam will be known as the National Exit Test (NEXT) and will act as the licentiate exam to practise medicine, as criteria for admission to post graduate (PG) medical courses and for screening foreign medical graduates.
The court issued the notices on petitions by the Samata Andolan Samiti and five students, who appeared for the NEET examination.(HT Photo)
The court issued the notices on petitions by the Samata Andolan Samiti and five students, who appeared for the NEET examination.(HT Photo)

HC issues notices to Rajasthan government, Centre, agencies on OBC quota in NEET

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 01:52 PM IST
Shobhit Tiwari, advocate for the petitioners, said that the court has admitted the petitions and sought a reply by the respondents by July 12, the next date of hearing.
The North Municipal Corporation of Delhi is planning to start postgraduation courses at its medical college Hindu Rao Hospital in Malka Ganj, from 2020-21.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
The North Municipal Corporation of Delhi is planning to start postgraduation courses at its medical college Hindu Rao Hospital in Malka Ganj, from 2020-21.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

North corporation plans PG course at Hindu Rao Hospital medical college

New Delhi | By Baishali Adak
PUBLISHED ON JUL 08, 2019 04:09 AM IST
Presently, only two MD (Masters in Medicine) courses have been proposed — Community Medicine and Pathology -- with a one-time expenditure of Rs 34 lakh towards creation of fixed assets like faculty rooms, furniture and library, among others.
According to the new bill, during this period, the board of governors will exercise the powers and functions of the MCI as assigned under the IMC Act, 1956.(HT Photo)
According to the new bill, during this period, the board of governors will exercise the powers and functions of the MCI as assigned under the IMC Act, 1956.(HT Photo)

Rajya Sabha supports medical council bill

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 10:08 PM IST
The bill aims at ushering in transparency, accountability and quality in the governance of medical education in the country and provides for the supersession of the Medical Council of India (MCI) for two years with effect from September 26, 2018.
(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Parliament highlights: International Arbitration Centre Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 01:58 AM IST

Parliament highlights: The Rajya Sabha will today debate on electoral reforms, including ‘One Nation, One Election’ bid, electoral bonds and Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). On Tuesday, the government introduced in the Lok Sabha a bill providing for the supersession of Medical Council of India for a period of two years. Follow highlights here:

According to the new bill, during this period, the board of governors will exercise the powers and functions of the MCI as assigned under the IMC Act, 1956.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
According to the new bill, during this period, the board of governors will exercise the powers and functions of the MCI as assigned under the IMC Act, 1956.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha clears bill to replace MCI

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2019 11:49 PM IST
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday cleared the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which will replace an ordinance promulgated on February 21 that lapsed with the sixteenth Lok Sabha.
Doctors at Lok Nayak Hospital went on strike demanding better security to protect them from violent relatives of patients(Arun Sharma/ HT Photo)
Doctors at Lok Nayak Hospital went on strike demanding better security to protect them from violent relatives of patients(Arun Sharma/ HT Photo)

Stop violence against doctors in India

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2019 08:35 PM IST
While healthcare requires reform, frustrated families must not target doctors
(HT File)
(HT File)

UP medical colleges set to get 1,000 more MBBS seats

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2019 12:21 PM IST
The MCI is also likely to grant approval to 300 seats for economic weaker section (EWS) in UP medical colleges. At present, there were 1,990 MBBS seats in medical colleges located in the state, he said.
(HT File)
(HT File)

SC to hear plea on extension of deadline for PG medical seats

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON JUN 12, 2019 12:14 PM IST
The court has issued notices to the Centre and the Medical Council of India, and the matter is listed for further hearing on Wednesday.
(Shutterstock)
(Shutterstock)

Plan to study abroad? Be sure to pick the right kind of degree

Hindustan Times | By Samriddhi Nandi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 06, 2019 07:26 PM IST
Not all foreign graduates are sought-after by employers back home; a number of degrees aren’t even recognised in India.
Nalin Khandelwal, a resident of Sikar in Rajasthan, topped the examination with 701 marks out of a maximum of 720 while Bansal was second with 700 and Akshat Kaushik from Uttar Pradesh third, also with 700.
Nalin Khandelwal, a resident of Sikar in Rajasthan, topped the examination with 701 marks out of a maximum of 720 while Bansal was second with 700 and Akshat Kaushik from Uttar Pradesh third, also with 700.

Rajasthan boy tops NEET, nine students from Delhi in top 50

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2019 10:15 AM IST
Delhi’s Bhavik Bansal and Akshat Kaushik from Uttar Pradesh secured the second and the third positions respectively.
After seven years, the MCI issued the Letter of Permission for Barmer medical college allowing the admission on 100 MBBS seats in the college.(HT File Photo/Representative Image)
After seven years, the MCI issued the Letter of Permission for Barmer medical college allowing the admission on 100 MBBS seats in the college.(HT File Photo/Representative Image)

Medical college of Barmer gets MCI nod

Hindustan Times, Barmer | By Mukesh Mathrani
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2019 01:12 PM IST
Officials claimed that medical college building is almost ready for the functioning and that finishing work is at the final stage while nursing hostels and staff quarters are ready to accommodate students.
Medical students belonging to Maratha community protest at Azad Maidan in Mumbai on May 11.(HT FILE)
Medical students belonging to Maratha community protest at Azad Maidan in Mumbai on May 11.(HT FILE)

After Maratha, Supreme Court stays EWS quota for PG med admissions

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2019 12:39 AM IST
SC bench says state can’t apply reservation unless number of seats is increased
The court’s order came on a plea filed by a student from General Category saying that unless additional seats are created.(HT File Photo)
The court’s order came on a plea filed by a student from General Category saying that unless additional seats are created.(HT File Photo)

10% EWS quota cannot be applied to PG medical courses in Maharashtra for 2019-20: Supreme Court

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAY 30, 2019 12:37 PM IST
The bench said the Maharashtra government enforced the 10 EWS quota for PG medical courses in March.
Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) in Dhanbad is likely to get 50 more MBBS seats from the 2019 academic session(HT File (Representative Image))
Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) in Dhanbad is likely to get 50 more MBBS seats from the 2019 academic session(HT File (Representative Image))

PMCH Dhanbad to get 50 more MBBS seats

Dhanbad | By Subhash Mishra
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2019 08:35 AM IST
On behalf of the state government, PMCH principal Dr Shailendra Kumar submitted the undertaking to the MCI on Tuesday.
Officials said the interest levels of candidates in the non-clinical subjects is so low that even after the ministry brought down the cut off by 6 percentile points, still many seats went vacant.(HT File)
Officials said the interest levels of candidates in the non-clinical subjects is so low that even after the ministry brought down the cut off by 6 percentile points, still many seats went vacant.(HT File)

Centre, MCI to meet over tepid response to non-clinical subjects

New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
PUBLISHED ON MAY 26, 2019 10:06 PM IST
Officials said the interest levels of candidates in the non-clinical subjects is so low that even after the ministry brought down the cut off by 6 percentile points, still many seats went vacant.
(Getty Images)
(Getty Images)

Last minute preparation guide to NEET 2019, exam on May 5

New Delhi | By Navin C Joshi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 03, 2019 12:01 PM IST
The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) will be conducted on May 5, 2019. Go through these last minute tips to crack NEET 2019 exam.

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
After the opposition to introduce more quotas during admissions to professional courses, the Medical Council of India (MCI) has decided to increase postgraduate (PG) seats in medical institutes.(PTI file)
After the opposition to introduce more quotas during admissions to professional courses, the Medical Council of India (MCI) has decided to increase postgraduate (PG) seats in medical institutes.(PTI file)

PG medical seats may increase in 2020

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Shreya Bhandary
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2019 06:22 PM IST
After the opposition to introduce more quotas during admissions to professional courses, the Medical Council of India (MCI) has decided to increase postgraduate (PG) seats in medical institutes.
The Bombay High Court(HT File)
The Bombay High Court(HT File)

EWS quota in PG medical courses: HC allows pleas in SC to be withdrawn

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By K A Y Dodhiya, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2019 02:09 PM IST
The Medical Council of India (MCI) decided to apply the quota to its postgraduate courses from 2020-2021, but the state went beyond the MCI, said the plea.
The upcoming medical college in Mohali is unlikely to see the light of day in the 2019-2020 academic session as well.(HT file)
The upcoming medical college in Mohali is unlikely to see the light of day in the 2019-2020 academic session as well.(HT file)

Mohali medical college to remain a non-starter in coming session too

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Ravinder Vasudeva
PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2019 07:10 PM IST
The upcoming medical college in Mohali is unlikely to see the light of day in the 2019-2020 academic session as well.
JJ Hospital Mumbai(HT)
JJ Hospital Mumbai(HT)

PG diploma to degree: 275 more medical seats for Maharashtra

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2019 03:34 PM IST
This means that around 2,120 seats in colleges across the country can now be converted from diploma seats to degree seats.
Picture for representation only.(HT PHOTO)
Picture for representation only.(HT PHOTO)

PG medical admissions in Maharashtra from Monday

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2019 12:37 AM IST
The results of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) were declared on January 31
Undergraduate medical students will be given the option of choosing Ayush from 2019-20 academic year. Photo by Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times(HT Photo)
Undergraduate medical students will be given the option of choosing Ayush from 2019-20 academic year. Photo by Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times(HT Photo)

New MBBS syllabus offers AYUSH as option

New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
PUBLISHED ON FEB 16, 2019 07:37 AM IST
The new syllabus received final approval from the BoG last month and will be implemented from August, when the new academic session (2019-20) begins. The 3-month module will be designed by Ayush ministry.
Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, also known as Kalwa medical college received recognition from the Medical Council of India in 1998.(Praful Gangurde)
Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, also known as Kalwa medical college received recognition from the Medical Council of India in 1998.(Praful Gangurde)

Kalwa medical college to start postgraduate course in forensic medicine from June

Hindustan Times | By Ankita G Menon, Thane
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2019 12:24 AM IST
The college authorities are hopeful that the remaining seven faculties will also get permission soon as this will allow them to have around 70 students in PG course
Established in 2004, the FRA is a quasi-judicial body responsible for regulating fees of all unaided private professional colleges in the state.(HT PHOTO)
Established in 2004, the FRA is a quasi-judicial body responsible for regulating fees of all unaided private professional colleges in the state.(HT PHOTO)

Undergrad medical courses at private colleges in Maharashtra to cost 25% more

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 02:58 PM IST
State caps minimum fees at 7 lakh, allows hike for equipment upgrade at institutes
Earlier this month, FRA ruled that the “excess” fees charged by colleges from students admitted under 35% management and 15% non-residential Indian (NRI) quota in the current academic year should be used to reduce the fees for 2019-20.(HT file phot)
Earlier this month, FRA ruled that the “excess” fees charged by colleges from students admitted under 35% management and 15% non-residential Indian (NRI) quota in the current academic year should be used to reduce the fees for 2019-20.(HT file phot)
Two days after Parliament’s winter session ended, the Narendra Modi government re-promulgated the ordinance on the contentious triple talaq bill that makes the practice of instant divorce a penal offence.(PTI/ Representative Image)
Two days after Parliament’s winter session ended, the Narendra Modi government re-promulgated the ordinance on the contentious triple talaq bill that makes the practice of instant divorce a penal offence.(PTI/ Representative Image)

Three ordinances cleared by cabinet after bills didn’t get nod in Parliament, includes one on instant triple talaq

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2019 11:59 PM IST
The government managed to pass the amended triple talaq bill in the Lok Sabha but failed to push it through in the Rajya Sabha owing to stiff resistance by Opposition parties. In the Upper House, the NDA government is in a minority.
The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, allowing country’s top medical education regulator — Medical Council of India (MCI) — to be superseded by a board of governors (BoG).(Reuters File Photo)
The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, allowing country’s top medical education regulator — Medical Council of India (MCI) — to be superseded by a board of governors (BoG).(Reuters File Photo)

Lok Sabha passes Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 31, 2018 10:29 PM IST
Union health minister JP Nadda, while presenting the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill in the House, said it superseded MCI, the powers of which have now been vested in a BoG.
Patliputra medical college and hospital(Bijay/Hindustan Times)
Patliputra medical college and hospital(Bijay/Hindustan Times)

18 years on, Jharkhand gets its own rules to appoint govt medical college principals

Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By Subhash Mishra, Dhanbad
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2018 12:46 PM IST
The move comes after the medical education regulator, the Medical Council of India (MCI), raised questions over some appointments in the medical colleges.
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