Wenlock Hospital doctor held for sexually harassing a minor girl

Tuesday, July 12th, 2022

Mangaluru : A doctor serving at the district Wenlock Hospital here on contract basis was arrested on Monday on charges of sexually harassing a minor girl and also threatening her. The arrested is Dr Anush Naik, 35. In a police complaint, the survivor’s mother said her daughter met the accused at a government hospital last […]

Terror link doctor arrested, he developing app to assist ISIS fighters

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

Bengaluru:  A 28-year-old Abdur Rahman who is a doctor by profession was arrested from his residence in Basavangudi in Bengaluru. The NIA has said that he is in contact with the Islamic State. He was working as an Ophthalmologist at M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore. “This case was initially registered by Delhi Police Special Cell […]

Doctor, nurses and staffs test positive for Covid-19 at Sullia Govt Hospital

Thursday, July 9th, 2020
Sullia Hospital

Sullia : As many as six persons including a doctor and three nurses have tested positive for Covid-19 at a Government Hospital at Sullia and theHospital has been sealed down for two days, effective from Thursday, Julu 9, after a total of A person who was admitted to this particular hospital for treatment had tested positive a few days […]

Doctor’s swab sample positive for COVID-19 turns negative in another lab report

Sunday, May 24th, 2020

Chikkamagaluru : The authorities in the town of Mudigere, Chikkamagaluru district, were shocked after the swab sample of a doctor in a Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC) tested positive for COVID-19. The positive diagnosis immediately set off alarm bells.Authorities scrambled to complete the contact tracing and eventually quarantined a total of 485 primary contacts and 961 secondary […]

Khader defends inaction against doctor

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Mangaluru : Defending his action not to place under suspension government doctor Dayanand from Birur, Food and Civil Supplies Minister U.T. Khader said he preferred posting him to another hospital rather than losing his services by paying him half his salary for the period of suspension. Mr. Khader, who earlier held the Health portfolio, was […]

Doctor runs baby selling racket, held

Friday, December 28th, 2012
Vani Vilas Hospital

Bangalore : In a startling incident that sparked speculations of a child trafficking racket in the City, the owner of a private nursing home at Neelasandra was caught red-handed while selling an infant on Thursday. During a preliminary probe by the Child Welfare Committee (CWC), the accused Parvin, a gynaecologist, confessed to selling at least […]

Anna advised month’s rest, uncertainty over poll plans

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Pune: Doctors have advised Anna Hazare one month’s rest, putting a question mark over his plans to campaign against the Congress in the forthcoming assembly polls in five states. The activist, admitted to hospital with chest congestion, is also suffering from osteosporosis, a disease of the bones, a doctor said. “For one week, he is […]

What a way to die! Medical family of 4 in suicide

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

Bangalore: A doctor couple an their two sons, one of them also a medical graduate the other a medical student, all died in a pact of committing mass suicide, by injecting a paralytic and poisonous drug at their home, also a hospital on the outside, at Valmiki Nagar off Mysore Road on the midnight of […]

High blood pressure

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Tips to help you control your high blood pressure Make sure your blood pressure is under 140/90 mm Hg If your systolic pressure is over 140, ask your doctor what you can do to lower it. If you have diabetes it is even more important to maintain your blood pressure at an acceptable level, which […]