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.
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.
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.
Madras High Court defers TN Medical Council polls by three months
Judge orders a complete revamp of the Madras Medical Registration Act.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Kanjhawala hit-and-drag case: Cops file 800-page chargesheet, four charged with murder
Remarriage no ground to deny compensation to accident victim's widow, rules Bombay HC
45 held in connection with Bihar riots, normalcy restored: Police
India, Malaysia can now trade in Indian rupee
Indictment of former US President Trump ends decades of perceived invincibility
Indians among eight migrants found dead near US-Canada border