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Decades ago, as a young medical student, I used to hear anecdotal stories about a senior professor of internal medicine viz Dr K B Kunwar, who had decided to train as a lawyer still functioning as a medical professor and managed to procure the foremost honours in the second vocation with the Lucknow University. He never actually got around to enrolling himself as an attorney, which I suspect was because of the very stringent Bar Council regulation that still persists; one cannot be enrolled as an advocate if he/she is actively involved in another profession.
Dubai: Dr Nishita Radhakrishna Pillai, a paediatrician from Kerala, has won a lottery in Abu Dhabi, taking home over Rs 17.5 crore in winnings.
Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh): A doctor committed suicide by hanging himself at his home in Sitamau of Mandsaur district on Wednesday.
Doctor who came to attend medical conference in Jaipur arrested for alleged involvement in sex racket
Jaipur: A doctor, who is a resident of Amreli district in Gujarat and had come to attend a medical conference in Jaipur, was on Thursday night arrested along with four girls suspected to be involved in an alleged sex racket.
Bengaluru: Karnataka High Court has imposed a sentence for one-year and a fine of Rs 5,000 on Dr Hanumantharayappa, a senior specialist at M G Hospital, Chikkamagalur, who was found guilty under the Prevention of Corruption Act.
Chennai: Coimbatore came together to mourn the death of a doctor who gave more importance to a man’s health than the fee money or the time when a patient should visit him. Even the cops faced difficulty in controlling the traffic as huge crowd gathered in front of the doctor’s clinic with closed shutters.
Amreli (Gujarat): A local court of Judge D R Bhatt has reportedly sentenced BJP MP Naranbhai Bhikhabhai Kachhadia to three years imprisonment for assaulting a government doctor in 2013.
Video: Why do people have complete faith in a guy whose only qualification is that he knows where the medicines are kept?
In this video, Varun Thakur, a stand-up comedian from Mumbai, wonders why the guy who stands behind the counter at a local medicine store — whose only qualification is that he knows where the medicines are kept — is always more confident while prescribing medicines to his customers than a doctor who will ask his patients about symptoms a few times before giving them a prescription!
Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), caused by tick-borne virus, has claimed the lives of three people including a doctor and a nurse in the last 15 days in Ahmedabad. The victims have been identified as Amina Momin (30) of Kolat village; …