Dental College

  • Dental college student commits suicide by hanging self 02-05-2014 06:24 PM

    A 21-year-old girl student of a private dental college here allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence, police said on Friday. Promila, a third year student of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) at a leading private college in Siyani Gate area, was apparently upset over alleged harassment by...
  • DCI member colludes with ex-college head to get it derecognised 25-02-2014 08:17 AM

    Coimbatore: A year after the former chairman of Tamil Nadu Dental Council Dr Gunaseelan was caught accepting bribes from dental colleges for increasing the number of seats, all is not well with the top medical body of India. The trail of shame still continues. CNN-IBN has accessed a report of...
  • CBI nails Dental Council member in a conspiracy against a TN college 24-02-2014 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Dental Council of India is in the eye of a storm yet again. A Central Bureau of Investigation report states that a member of the DCI colluded with a former principal of a Tamil Nadu college to derecognise it. The CBI report raises questions on the role...
  • News briefs: Theatre artists hold rally in Patna, plan street plays to press for their demand 26-07-2013 10:52 PM

    Various artists of theatre groups of the state capital on Friday held a torch rally from Kalidas Rangalay to Multi-purpose Cultural Complex in support of their demands. The artists have been protesting in front of the Premchand Rangshala since July 17 demanding removal of Vibha Sinha from the Sangeet Natak...
  • Will act against those guilty in dental scam: Dr Gunaseelan 18-01-2013 01:50 PM

    Dr Gunaseelan claimed that his name was being misused and that he'll punish those guilty in the scam. ...
  • Bangalore: Dental course costs NRI dear 02-08-2012 01:39 PM

    Bangalore: What was meant be a learning opportunity for a non-resident Indian (NRI) student turned out to be an expensive lesson for her as the lackadaisical attitude of a city-based dental college has resulted in the student losing an academic year. The college, which failed to get her the necessary...
  • Karnataka: MBBS students pay Rs 1 lakh to pass 14-06-2011 08:02 PM

    Bangalore: One lakh rupees for every mark added - that's the going rate in the fake marks scam in Karnataka. If you are an MBBS student, you could pass the university exam by just shelling out money. Evaluating officers will change the marks when they get the copies for retotalling....
  • Reports expose rot in Dental Council 24-08-2010 09:36 PM

    The health ministry is deciding on disbanding the Dental Council after reports showed the council has been granting permission to sub-standard colleges. ...