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Doctor who asked junior to ‘kill’ patient suspended | Two deaths spark recall of St Jude heart devices

A government doctor, who was recently caught on audiotape allegedly telling his junior colleague at a hospital in Agra to “kill” a TB patient seeking admission, has been suspended from duty.

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MCI declares IGNOU’s medical courses as illegal | A new low in medical profession: Doctor tells junior to kill TB patient

The Medical Council of India (MCI) has issued a circular declaring the postgraduate diploma courses in HIV Medicine, Health Management, Maternal & Child Health and Geriatric Medicine offered by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi as illegal.

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Agra’s chief medical officer suspended after infants’ deaths

Lucknow: Taking serious note of three infants’ deaths at Agra’s S N Medical College, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday suspended the chief medical officer (CMO) of the city along with the college’s paediatrics department head.

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Three children die after power cut in Agra hospital

Agra: Three children died of heat and suffocation in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the S N Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday following a power cut for many hours, their parents alleged.

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UP to have three new medical colleges

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has cleared setting up of three private medical colleges in the state, an official said on Friday.

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National Institutes for Aging to come up at AIIMS and Madras Medical College

New Delhi: The union health and family welfare minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said the government would set up National Institutes for Aging at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi and Madras Medical College, Chennai. The minister also said that a second AIIMS campus would come up in the 12th Plan (2012-17) at Jhajjar in Haryana.

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Protests erupt in Agra as botched abortion victim dies

As activists continued protests against quacks and the administration kept up raids on illegally running nursing homes with unqualified personnel, a 29-year-old woman died in Agra on Friday – a fortnight after a botched abortion led to complications and eventually removal of her intestines.

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Woman gives birth outside hospital, baby dies

A female labourer gave birth under a tree in Agra after a hospital refused to admit her. The baby died immediately after birth and the woman was admitted to the hospital after her family created a ruckus. The incident took …

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