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CBI begins probe into appointment of bouncers in Delhi hospitals

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has started investigation into the appointment of bouncers in Delhi government’s hospitals as “no Delhi government rule or Act allows appointment of bouncers in any department”.

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AIIMS Patna student: ‘We came with high hopes which are dashed now’ | Dr V K Sharma to join AIIMS Bhopal as Director

For the third consecutive day on Thursday, students of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Patna continued to boycott their classes.

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Private hospitals should stop making profit out of transplants: Dr P Venugopal | Unsafe ambulances crippling India’s healthcare

Dr P Venugopal, who did the first successful heart transplant procedure in India in August 1994, has said private hospitals should stop making profit out of transplants. The cost of organ transplant varies between Rs 10 lakh and Rs 30 lakh for a heart transplant from one private hospital to another, although the organ is obtained for free and most transplant procedures do not require any imported material.

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Madhya Pradesh silent on demand for inquiry into private medical, dental college admissions

New Delhi: Even as the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board, or Vyapam as it is popularly known, asked the Madhya Pradesh government almost two years ago to conduct an inquiry into the admissions in private medical and dental colleges in 2012 and 2013, this never happened, a reply to an RTI query has revealed.

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Health ministry examining CBI report on AIIMS purchase irregularities

New Delhi: The health ministry was examining the CBI report on irregularities in purchase of equipment at AIIMS and will take appropriate action after going through it completely, an official said.

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CBI names AIIMS Director in two cases of “illegal purchases”

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has reportedly named the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr M C Misra in two cases of alleged illegal purchases over the years.

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CBI probe sought over deaths in Tamil Nadu hospital

Chennai: Political parties in Tamil Nadu are demanding an inquiry by the CBI into the death of 14 patients at the MIOT Hospital near here following power failure.

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MCI has full authority to take disciplinary action against errant doctors: Mumbai High Court

Mumbai: While dismissing a number of writ petitions filed by several doctors whose licenses were suspended by the Medical Council of India (MCI) for deliberate misrepresentation and fraud, a division bench of Mumbai High Court has held that MCI has absolute power under the provisions of “Code of Ethics & Regulations, 2002” to take disciplinary action and cancel or suspend medical registrations of doctors found guilty for medical negligence or ethical violation.

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Vyapam mystery deepens with yet another accident death

Bhopal: After a break of about three months in the chain of mysterious or otherwise deaths of Vyapam scam related people, the accidental death of a retired forest officer and former observer in Vyapam tests in Madhya Pradesh last week has renewed many questions.

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Court orders framing of charges in two cases against Dr Ramadoss

New Delhi: A court here on Wednesday ordered framing of corruption charges in two separate cases against former union health minister Dr Anbumani Ramadoss and various others.

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