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South Korean doctors strike over plan to boost medical student numbers

Doctors maintain South Korea already has enough medical professionals, but they should be better paid to encourage working in rural areas

07 Aug 2020 2:00 PM

Bihar: PMCH doctors on strike, health services crippled

PMCH has a daily intake of 3000 patients and on an average 70 surgeries are performed in the hospital every day.

07 Jul 2019 8:50 PM

SC defers hearing on security of doctors

Apex court said it will not issue notice (to the Centre) but is keeping the larger issue of protection of doctors open.

18 Jun 2019 12:16 PM

Healthcare affected across nation as doctors go on strike

Over 40,000 doctors boycott work in Maharashtra, Goa.

18 Jun 2019 2:45 AM

Doctors impasse ends on amicable note, key demands to be addressed

The meeting went on for more than an hour between CM Mamata Banerjee and the doctors who had come.

17 Jun 2019 3:40 PM


Mamata Banerjee agrees to live coverage of meeting with protesting doctors

The meeting will be held at an auditorium adjacent to the state secretariat in Howrah.

17 Jun 2019 3:15 PM

Mamata Banerjee to meet doctors on strike in Bengal today at 3 pm

The doctors are expected to put across their demands as thousands of patients have been affected by the ongoing agitation.

17 Jun 2019 12:59 PM

SC to hear plea seeking safety, security of govt doctors tomorrow

Plea was filed on Friday in wake of protests by doctors in Bengal against assault on their colleagues by the family of a patient.

17 Jun 2019 11:02 AM

IMA to go ahead with nationwide strike today in support of protesting Bengal doctors

The IMA said all non-essential services, including OPD services, will be withdrawn for 24 hours from 6 am on Monday to 6 am Tuesday.

17 Jun 2019 9:41 AM

Doctors to go ahead with nation-wide strike today

IMA has demanded Central law for dealing with attacks on doctors.

17 Jun 2019 2:33 AM


Doctors' strike: Union Health Minister urges CMs to ensure safety of doctors on duty

The ongoing strike by the medical practitioners entered its fifth day in West Bengal.

15 Jun 2019 7:41 PM

Centre seeks separate reports from WB govt on political violence, doctors' strike

The WB govt on measures taken to contain political violence in the state and investigate such incidents so as to bring culprits to book.

15 Jun 2019 3:48 PM

No shame in saying sorry, Mamata should apologise to doctors: Aparna Sen

‘Mamata Banerjee has done so much for Bengal, but I am sorry to say that I do not support the way she spoke to the doctors,’ Sen said.

14 Jun 2019 6:20 PM

Striking doctors defy Mamata's deadline, to continue stir till demands are met

Doctors have been agitating since Tuesday after two junior doctors were attacked and seriously injured at NRS Medical College and Hospital.

13 Jun 2019 5:45 PM

Rajasthan HC lifts restrictions on action against striking doctors

Earlier, the court had barred the government from arresting doctors who resumed their duties.

26 Dec 2017 1:35 AM


Safdarjung doctors end stir after security assurance

Services at hospital were hit after patient assaulted woman doc.

25 Aug 2017 1:34 AM

Mumbai: KEM Hospital gets additional security guards

Resident doctors had gone on mass leave last week after there was a string of attacks on doctors at government hospitals in the city.

02 Apr 2017 12:03 PM

Doctors revisit terrifying assaults by patients’ kin

The hospital’s senior resident medical officer, Dr Mansi Patil, was allegedly assaulted by another patient’s relatives on March 22.

28 Mar 2017 5:16 AM

In solidarity with their Mumbai brethren, Delhi govt doctors go on mass leave

Resident doctors from 40 government hospitals, including RML, Lady Hardinge Medical College, Safdarjung Hospital stayed away from work.

24 Mar 2017 9:30 AM

Patients hit hard as 20,000 docs on leave

The strike was called from 9 am to 4 pm, affecting the OPD services in the morning hours and elective surgeries across hospitals.

24 Mar 2017 1:27 AM