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Sharif denied personal doctor as health worsens: party

Sharif denied personal doctor as health worsens: party

Nawaz Sharif was convicted in his absence overseas on corruption charges and arrested upon his return to Pakistan earlier his month, ahead of elections on Wednesday.

Nepal healthcare protesters injured in clashes with police

Nepal healthcare protesters injured in clashes with police

Thousands took to the streets in solidarity with Dr Govinda KC, who has been on a hunger strike for nearly a month demanding reforms in the medical sector and education.

Indian doctor arrested after scores of child deaths at state hospital

Indian doctor arrested after scores of child deaths at state hospital

Police in northern India have arrested a doctor in connection with the deaths of scores of children at a government-run hospital in August.

Indian doctor accused of crimes becomes president of WMA

Indian doctor accused of crimes becomes president of WMA

The World Medical Association (WMA), the top medical-ethics body, on Friday installed an Indian doctor facing corruption charges as its president, despite controversy surrounding his appointment while legal cases are pending.

Bangladesh doctor hacked to death in suspected Islamist attack

Bangladesh doctor hacked to death in suspected Islamist attack

Machete-wielding assailants hacked to death a village doctor and wounded a university teacher in Bangladesh in what police suspected was the latest in a series attacks by Islamists in the majority-Muslim nation.

Doctor gets 30 years jail in landmark overdose case

Doctor gets 30 years jail in landmark overdose case

A Southern California doctor was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison on Friday for over-prescribing drugs that caused the fatal overdose of three patients in a murder case capped by the first conviction of its kind in the United States.