Month: January 2020

West Bengal Bar Council Must Investigate Advocates Involved In “Lawyers’ Strike”: Calcutta HC Passes Major Judgment In Response to PIL Filed by PBT

In a historic decision passed by the division bench president by the chief justice in response to a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by PBT president Dr. Kunal Saha, Calcutta High Court has directed the West Bengal Bar Council (WBBC) to investigate the complaint lodged by Dr. Saha and to take appropriate disciplinary action against …

Healers or Predators? Analysis of the Ailing Indian Healthcare and Medical Education Systems

Last year, Oxford University Press published a book “Healers or Predators?”, a compilation of insightful articles by prominent medical personalities and social activists. A review of this book was published this week focusing on several critical areas of Indian healthcare delivery system that must be reformed for any improvement of the falling standard of medical …