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    20pc doctors absent at govt hospitals: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on May 16, 2019

    Health minister Zahid Maleque said on Thursday that presence of at least 20 per cent doctors at their workplaces could not be ensured despite...

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    Pakistan arrests doctor after 90 infected by HIV syringe

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 12:55am on May 04, 2019

    At least 90 people, including 65 children, are believed to have been infected with the HIV virus in Pakistan by a doctor using a contaminated...

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    5,000 doctors to be recruited in next two months: Zahid

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on April 26, 2019

    Health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Thursday said 5,000 doctors would be recruited within the next two months to provide smooth healthcare at...

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    15,000 doctors to be appointed soon: Maleque

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:59pm on April 07, 2019

    Family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday said that 15,000 doctors would be appointed within few months aiming to improve the country’s health sector.The minister...

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    Police ‘insist’ on changing complaint relating to wife

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:25am on March 19, 2019

    Family members and colleagues of dentist Rajan Karmakar, who was brought dead to a private hospital early Sunday by his surgeon wife, alleged on Monday...

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    Intense monitoring needed to ensure doctors’ presence

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    THE health minister admitted on Sunday to the fact that about 22 per cent doctors remained absent from their work....

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    22pc doctors absent at workplace, says minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:28pm on March 17, 2019

    Health minister Zahid Maleque said on Sunday that about 22 per cent doctors still remain absent at their workplace. Speaking at Children’s Day...

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    PM for pvt practice in public hospitals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on March 13, 2019

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday gave directive that the government physicians should be facilitated with scopes for private practice in the public hospitals in...

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    HC questions legality of govt doctors’ private practice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on February 12, 2019

    The High Court on Tuesday asked the government to explain in four weeks the legality of the provisions that allowed private practice of doctors employed...

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    Do duties properly or quit

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:35pm on January 27, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday issued a strict warning to government physicians and nurses to do their respective duties properly or quit their jobs.‘The...