10 more Telangana medical colleges to offer internship to FMGs

The college in Mancherial has an annual intake of 100 students and 108 for FMGs.

published on : 24th February 2023

Govt proposes amendment to NMC Act to deal with medical negligence

Till now, appeals of only doctors who were found guilty of medical negligence by the EMRB were taken up by the NMC and would overlook similar claims made by patients or their families.

published on : 3rd January 2023

NHRC seeks ATR on 29 deaths at SLN MCH in Odisha

In his complaint, Patro alleged that 29 patients died in three days due to lackadaisical attitude and negligence at Sahid Laxman Naik Medical College and Hospital.

published on : 31st December 2022

Madras High Court defers TN Medical Council polls by three months

Judge orders a complete revamp of the Madras Medical Registration Act.

published on : 6th December 2022

Plea seeking to quash TNMC poll notification

The petitioner, Dr S Syed Tahir Hussain of Madurai Medical College, sought the court to order the quashing of the October 19 notification for the 2023 TNMC polls.

published on : 24th November 2022

NMC, Kaloji varsity directed to transfer petitioner’s seat from MNR to Medicity

After hearing the petitioner’s counsel, the court directed the NMC and Kaloji varsity to shift the petitioner’s seat from MNR College to Medicity under exceptional circumstances.

published on : 28th October 2022

Telangana HC gives state govt three days to respond, reallocate PG students of Mahavir College

The NMC had on May 17, 2022, revoked Mahavir College’s permission to offer Medical and PG courses. 

published on : 28th October 2022

Apex court approves NMC plea to extend last date for MBBS, PG admissions   

The extension for PG medical courses was granted to fill all-India quota seats as well as the quota seats in deemed and central universities and states.

published on : 22nd October 2022

Centre okays lowering cut-off marks by 25 percentile for admission to 2022-23 PG medical courses 

The decision has been taken based on recommendations by the National Medical Commission (NMC).

published on : 18th October 2022

MBBS books in local languages soon, NMC to take lead role

The High Powered Committee for Promotion of Indian Languages under the Ministry of Education has already initiated dialogues with the National Medical Commission (NMC).

published on : 15th October 2022

SC seeks Centre's response over plea of students who fled Ukraine seeking to continue medical education

Students who had returned from war-torn Ukraine prayed to direct the States to admit them to Indian medical universities in equivalent semesters and recognize their foreign medical qualification.

published on : 26th August 2022

Odisha's Keonjhar medical college gets letter of intent for admission of students

The MCH affiliated with Maharaja Sriram Chandra Bhanjadeo University, Baripada has an intake capacity of 100 MBBS seats per year.

published on : 24th August 2022

Sundargarh government medical college gets National Medical Commission assent

With NMC’s approval, the state-of-the-art medical college is ready to admit its first batch of students from the current academic session.

published on : 20th August 2022

National Medical Commission issues conditional LoI to Sundargarh medical college in Odisha

In April, the NMC had declined LoI after finding deficiencies in infrastructure, equipment and faculty positions.

published on : 1st August 2022

Relief for foreign medical graduates who returned from Ukraine, China

This means these students have been exempted from taking the final year exam - a must-have criteria earlier to take FMG exam.

published on : 30th July 2022

Risk for doctors in line of pandemic duty

The ministry said in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that it did not have data on the number of doctors who have died across the country due to Covid-19.

published on : 27th July 2022

Centre set to monetize economic benefits of Ganges  

The Centre has started the process to assess the economic value of the Ganga basin in different sectors like agricultural, domestic, and industrial and is looking at monetizing the economic benefits.

published on : 1st July 2022

Andhra Pradesh government creates 3,530 posts for five new medical colleges

The government is setting up 16 new medical colleges at a total cost of Rs 7,850 crore. However, the government has initiated measures to fill more than 40,000 posts in government hospitals.

published on : 30th June 2022

Cancelled admissions in Telangana: Students stage protest, demand seats in other colleges

They demanded that health University authorities implement the NMC orders and accommodate them in colleges where there are seats available.

published on : 7th June 2022

NMC prescribes new rules for AYUSH doctors 

Medical regulator proposes to bar docs from prescribing treatment in branches of medicine they are not trained in

published on : 30th May 2022
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