Dental

  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-02-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Big blow to Lalu Prasad, alliance with LJP in doldrums 24-02-2014 08:31 PM

    Even as reports of a split in the Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar surfaced with 13 of its MLAs quitting the party, six of them denied having ditched Lalu Prasad. On the other hand, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party has decided to cement alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party....
  • 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...
  • SC to give final verdict on medical eligibility and entrance examination today 18-07-2013 08:06 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday is expected to deliver its final verdict on the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) which will decide the process for admissions into all medical and dental courses. In an interim order passed in May this year, the apex court had directed the...
  • SC verdict on NEET quite unexpected, say medical aspirants 13-05-2013 07:33 PM

    The Supreme Court has ruled that there will be no single entrance exam for PG medical and dental colleges this year. States which didn't conduct their own exams will follow the NEET results, but they are not binding on all states. ...
  • SC tells medical colleges to declare results; NEET voluntary for now 13-05-2013 02:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. However, this is only an interim arrangement for this year and a final judgement will be delivered by the Supreme Court in the first week...
  • SC verdict on NEET today, 90,000 medical aspirants wait and watch 13-05-2013 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday decide the fate of 90,000 medical aspirants after it takes a decision on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) or the common entrance test for MBBS, Dental and PG medical courses. This comes more than a month after a CNN-IBN sting operation...
  • Can Dental Council members indulge in corruption without support from top? 01-02-2013 11:45 PM

    Dr Dibyendu Majumdar, chairman of the Dental Council of India, has denied allegations of corruption against him inthe Dental Council scam. ...
  • Will step down if corruption charges proved: DCI Chairman 01-02-2013 11:15 PM

    "I will step down if any corruption case can be proven against me," Majumdar, who denied the allegations of bribery against him, said. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Vitamin D may prevent tooth decay: Study 28-11-2012 04:49 PM

    Washington: Vitamin D is associated with a 50 per cent reduction in tooth decay, according to new research. The new review of studies of children in several countries highlighted the potential role for vitamin D in helping to prevent tooth decay or dental caries. The review, published in the journal...
  • CBI raids ex-Chairman of Dental Council 23-09-2011 09:33 AM

    New Delhi: The CBI has filed a case against former chairman of the Dental Council of India, Anil Kohli, in a disproportionate assets case. Raids were carried out at his residence and other properties in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar and Gulmohar Park on Friday. The allegations against him are that he...
  • 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....
  • Have less than 24 teeth? Watch out for stroke! 21-03-2011 11:23 AM

    London: If you have less than 24 teeth, beware. It could lead to a stroke. Researchers calculate that those with fewer than 24 teeth are 60 percent more likely to suffer a stroke. Underlying gum disease may be to blame, a new study says. Researchers at Japan's Hiroshima University examined...
  • Jaipur: The Hub For Dental Tourism 18-02-2011 10:03 PM

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  • Delhi docs develop cheaper dental implants 14-12-2010 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: A group of Delhi-based scientists claimed to have developed cheaper dental implants which may help reduce dependence on expensive imported devices. Dental implants are the answer to the problem of missing teeth. It replaces both the lost natural tooth and its root. It is an artificial tooth root...
  • Say cheese! Now dental facelift for younger looks 13-12-2010 04:25 PM

    London: Dubbed the 'Dental Facelift', a pioneering non-surgical technique not only gives you a perfect set of teeth, but also restructures the face to make you look 10 years younger. This four-step procedure involves the artful manipulation of veneers, which are widely used by cosmetic dentists to fix wonky, chipped...