Doctor

  • UP CM promises to drop charges on doctors, no action against MLA yet 04-03-2014 11:19 PM

    On day 4 of the doctors' strike in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav stepped in and promised to drop the charges against the 24 doctors who were arrested in Kanpur earlier in the week. But, Akhilesh Yadav has given no assurance to striking doctors on whether action will be...
  • As doctors' strike spreads, Mulayam hauls up Akhilesh government 04-03-2014 02:39 PM

    The doctors' strike in Uttar Pradesh today entered the fourth day. More than 200 doctors at a Agra hospital resigned. Several protesting BJP workers were lathicharged by the police. Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav chided son Akhilesh for being surrounded by "stooges". ...
  • CJ follow-up: No improvement in the condition of Alwar hospital 23-02-2014 11:19 PM

    CJ Samar Gupta had filed a report exposing the lack of basic medical facilities in a government run hospital in his hometown of Alwar in Rajasthan. Two years later, Samar followed up on his story only to find that the condition has only become worse. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 22-02-2014 12:35 PM

    This week, as elections near, CJ tackles one of the most urgent issues that should be on any aspiring politician's agenda: healthcare. ...
  • Video blog: Dr Sharad Paul talks about vitamin D deficiency in most Indians 03-07-2013 02:22 PM

    Skin specialist Dr Sharad Paul talks about vitamin D deficiency in most Indians. ...
  • Medical seats for sale: Is there a conspiracy of silence? 04-04-2013 11:57 PM

    A CNN-IBN sting operation exposed how medical seats are being sold in black to the highest bidder by private medical colleges in three states. ...
  • US: Baby girl born with HIV infection cured with early treatment 04-03-2013 03:08 PM

    A baby girl born with HIV was cured in Mississippi, US after doctors administered three anti-viral drugs. ...
  • Karnataka: Strike by govt doctors hits healthcare across state 08-02-2013 09:08 PM

    A strike by over 75,000 doctors and government medical staff across Karnataka has affected healthcare across the state. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope 24-11-2012 07:41 PM

    Diwali in Mumbai was less noisy and greener this year, thanks to the efforts of Sumaira Abdulali, an activist with NGO Aawaz Foundation, who for the last ten years has been working tirelessly to make this happen. ...
  • Disheartened by Dhoni's comments: Steve Waugh 21-11-2012 03:19 PM

    MS Dhoni's demand to doctor the pitch suggests "if the pitch doesn't suit us, we can't win," feels the former Australia skipper. ...
  • Some improvement in Anna's health: Doctor 28-12-2011 12:15 PM

    Anna Hazare on Wednesday vowed to continue his fast despite health concerns. ...
  • Anna fast: vendors make a quick buck 19-08-2011 05:27 PM

    Vendors have set up their stalls outside the Ramlila Maidan, where Anna Hazare is fasting. ...
  • Real Heroes: Doctor couple in TN change lives 10-08-2011 10:54 AM

    A doctor couple in Tamil Nadu's Sittilingi valley are making medical care for all a reality. ...
  • Sex detection still on; can laws tackle mindset? 30-06-2011 09:40 PM

    A sting operation caught two doctors allegedly performing sex determination tests in Pune. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Medical Negligence Special 14-05-2011 10:07 PM

    Citizen journalists fight against medical negligence. ...
  • Why do pilots pay for fitness licences: former pilot 19-04-2011 12:00 AM

    Rajdeep Sardesai talks to Aviation Safety Consultant and Former Pilot Captain Mohan Ranganathan about the doctors asking for money to give fitness licences. ...
  • Doctor extorts money to declare pilots fit 18-04-2011 10:34 PM

    CNN-IBN's Mike Sangma confronted Dr Akshay Bhalla to find out what he had to say about the accusations against him that he was overcharging pilots to issue medical certificates. ...
  • 226 hysterectomies in 6 months in Rajasthan: RTI 18-04-2011 10:19 PM

    Five private hospitals in Bandikui Rajasthan are under the scanner for conducting unnecessary hysterectomies. ...
  • Hysterectomy forces onto women 18-04-2011 10:03 PM

    CNN-IBN talks Dr Narendra Gupta, who along with civil rights groups is doing a sou moto inquiry into the cases. ...
  • Apollo doctors come out in support of Hazare 07-04-2011 07:02 PM

    Hazare's protest has struck a chord with people from all walks of life. ...
  • Breast milk may help detect breast cancer 06-04-2011 10:25 AM

    Doctors may eventually be able to tell whether a woman will face breast cancer by looking at her breast milk. ...
  • CNN-IBN @ 5: exposing the Medical Council scam 14-01-2011 11:51 AM

    In April 2010, CNN-IBN exposed a doctor of MCI involved in corruption, leading to the Council being dissolved. ...
  • India's finest hospitals not for the poor 09-12-2010 10:20 PM

    On Operation Bitter Pill, experts talk about the poor being shown the door in hospitals in India. ...
  • No hospitals for poor in India 09-12-2010 10:12 PM

    Operation Bitter Pill discusses the harsh reality of Indian hospitals with Delhi's Health Minister. ...
  • India's finest hospitals not open for poor 09-12-2010 10:00 PM

    Operation Bitter Pill brings out the harsh reality of the finest hospitals of India. ...
  • Facts and myths on allergies 01-11-2010 01:37 PM

    People believe in several myths on allergies. It is time to sort out the facts from the myths. ...
  • Doctors' strike hits patients in Kolkata 27-09-2010 10:03 PM

    Government health care services were brought to their knees in Kolkata on the 3rd day of the doctors' strike at the SSKM hospital. ...
  • Patients suffer as Kolkata doctors go on strike 27-09-2010 12:33 PM

    Over 500 junior doctors at SSKM hospital are on an indefinite strike demanding more security after one of them was beaten up relatives of a patient who had died. The doctors claim this is fifth such incident in two months. They say despite assurances, police have failed to provide them...
  • Patients bear brunt of Safdarjung docs' strike 08-09-2010 10:12 PM

    Doctors at New Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital had gone on a 2 day strike demanding better security. ...
  • Delhi: Safdarjung doctors end strike 08-09-2010 03:35 PM

    Relief for patients as Safdarjang Hospital doctors end strike after security assurances. ...