Medical Students

  • Delhi gangrape case: High Court to decide on death penalty 08-10-2013 07:49 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will decide on death penalty for the convicts in the December 16 gangrape case. On Monday, two of the four convicts facing death filed their appeals before the court challenging the trial court's conviction and sentence against them. Filing a joint appeal through counsel...
  • Madras High Court upholds Medical Council of India order 26-07-2013 06:40 AM

    Chennai: The Madras High Court on Thursday upheld a recent order of Medical Council of India (MCI) refusing renewal of permission to admit students in the first year MBBS course for this academic year to Madha Medical College and Hospital at nearby Thandalam. Justice K K Sasidharan said materials available...
  • Manipal gangrape case: One of the accused to be produced in court 01-07-2013 09:55 AM

    Udupi: One of the accused in the Manipal gangrape case will be produced in court on Monday. He had allegedly attempted suicide after being arrested, and was in the hospital till Sunday. The condition of the other accused, who had also attempted suicide, continues to be serious. "The condition of...
  • Medical report confirms Manipal student was raped 26-06-2013 04:44 PM

    Udupi: The medical report of the Manipal MBBS student has confirmed that she was raped. The 22-year-old final year MBBS student was allegedly abducted when she was returning to her flat from the college library on Friday night. She was then taken to a nearby forested region by three unidentified...
  • Mauritius seeks India's help for screening medical students 25-06-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Concerned over rising number of medical negligence cases in their hospitals, Mauritius has sought India's help to conduct screening test for its students who acquire their medical degrees abroad. The Mauritius Health Minister recently held a meeting with his Indian counterpart Ghulam Nabi Azad to know the procedure...
  • Manipal gangrape case: Sketch of an accused released 25-06-2013 09:30 AM

    Udupi: The Udupi police on Monday had released a sketch of one of the suspects in the Manipal medical student gangrape case. The sketch was prepared on the basis of the description given by the 22-year old survivor, who was abducted by three persons from Manipal University campus while she...
  • Manipal: Students protest against gangrape of a 22-year-old girl in Udupi 23-06-2013 07:47 AM

    Bangalore: More than a thousand students from the Manipal University, in Udupi district, held protest over the recent gangrape of a medical student on Sunday. The 22-year-old final year student was allegedly abducted when she was returning to her flat from the college library on Friday night. She was then...
  • Karnataka: 3 men abduct, gangrape Manipal medical student in Udupi 22-06-2013 08:17 AM

    Udupi: A 22-year-old medical student was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped at Manipal, seven kilometer from Udupi, in Karnataka on Friday night, a senior police official said. The final year MBBS student was allegedly abducted from the Manipal University campus when she was returning to her room from the library late...
  • Three men allegedly gangrape medical student in Udupi 21-06-2013 10:15 PM

    Udupi: A medical student was allegedly sexually assaulted in Udupi, Karnataka on Friday. The 22-year-old medical student from Manipal University was kidnapped and allegedly gangraped by three men. No arrests have been yet made in the case. More details are awaited. ...
  • 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...
  • Ram Singh, Akshay probably bit Delhi braveheart: Witness 07-05-2013 10:47 AM

    New Delhi: A prosecution witness on Monday told a fast track court in New Delhi that the bite marks on the body of the Delhi braveheart were likely caused by two of the accused in the case. The witness, who practices forensic odontology which deals with the proper handling, examination...
  • No SC verdict on NEET yet as medical students wait anxiously 24-04-2013 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: After exposing the rot in medical education, CNN-IBN now turns its focus to the plight of medical students who are caught in the stand-off between private colleges and the government. With the Supreme Court decision on the single entrance exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) still pending,...
  • Watch: Maharashtra minister seen verbally abusing students 17-04-2013 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: After Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, another state minister is in trouble after he was caught on camera hurling abuse at students. Minister of State for Medical Education Vijaykumar Gavit used some choice words at a group of 25 dental college students. The Akola students were seeking permission...
  • Sold fake tickets, 150 Indians stranded at China airport 14-07-2008 02:15 PM

    Mumbai: Ajinkya Rahane on Thursday insisted he does not have preference for a particular batting position and that he was willing to bat at any number. India A coach Lalchand Rajput had said before the warm-up game against the visiting England team that Rahane 'likes to bat at number 3,...
  • Indian student found murdered in UK | Details 07-05-2008 07:11 PM

    St. John's, Antigua: Out-of-sorts opener Devon Smith has been named in a WICB President's XI to face Australia in a three-day tour match starting in Barbados Monday. The 12-man squad, which will be led by West Indies wicketkeeper Carlton Baugh Jr, also includes speedster Fidel Edwards, emerging limited overs batsman...
  • Medical students, interns go on indefinite strike 15-04-2008 05:04 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket on Wednesday sacked its Australian coach Geoff Marsh and replaced him with South African Graham Ford as part of a major shake-up following the national team's poor run. Marsh's sacking came after Tillakaratne Dilshan quit his captaincy on Monday and former skipper Mahela Jayawardene was brought...
  • Maharashtra medical students go on strike 15-04-2008 12:01 AM

    Colombo: New Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene said he has taken up the Sri Lanka captaincy for a short term and rejected the Sports Minister's allegation that politics and infighting within the playing squad has caused the team's recent slump. Jayawardene said that the team has collectively made mistakes but...
  • Ramadoss flooded with marriage offers from medicos 05-12-2007 02:24 PM

    Mumbai: Though disappointed at being left out of the World Cup squad, temperamental pace bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth is confident of playing in the next two editions and said he would bounce back into the Indian one-day team. "I'm only 27 and have ten good years ahead of me. I have...