doctors

September 16, 2022
September 16, 2022

Don't make a mockery of a noble profession

Take exemplary action against absentee doctors

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

DGHS raids on illegal clinics expose the rot in health sector

Health authorities must ensure proper follow-up actions

January 30, 2019
January 30, 2019

Stop private practice of govt-appointed doctors

A Supreme Court lawyer yesterday sent a legal notice to the authorities concerned to take necessary steps to stop private practice of government-appointed doctors within 24 hours.

October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017

Six doctors for 70,000 inmates

If you are poor and in jail for some reason and you happen to be seriously ill, you are probably out of luck. But if you are a rich inmate or have political clout, you do not even need to be sick to have extended holidays at the country's leading government hospitals.

August 12, 2017
August 12, 2017

First operation on Muktamoni 'successful'

A week after doctors found the existence of a tumour in an artery of her arm, Muktamoni undergoes a “successful” operation at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH).

August 10, 2017
August 10, 2017

SC releases full verdict asking BSMMU to reinstate 140 docs

The Supreme Court (SC) releases the full verdict directing authorities of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) to reinstate its 140 doctors whose appointment process were declared illegal by the High Court.

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

Doors shut on 160 doctors of key Dhaka hospital

The Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) has not been allowing 160 doctors, recruited in 2005, to attend their offices since Wednesday.

January 24, 2016
January 24, 2016

Strike to go on until cases withdrawn

Physicians demonstrating in Chittagong for the withdrawal of cases filed against their colleagues now demand that a panel comprising

January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016

Feud over money?

Saturday's five-murder in Narayanganj was an act of unprofessional people and the victims died of head injuries caused by abrupt hitting by heavy objects, police and doctors said.

December 19, 2015
December 19, 2015

Govt pondering to increase MBBS internship tenure

Health Minister Mohammad Nasim today said the government was contemplating to increase internship tenure for MBBS doctors by one year.