Legendary India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar today took to Twitter to confirm that he has tested positive for Covid-19. Continue Reading
Doctors at Dr Mehtas Hospital in Velappanchavadi successfully conducted Tamilnadu’s first micro hole surgery on throat of a 56-year-old affected by cancer in food pipe. Continue Reading
The Madras High Court today questioned the Tamilnadu government on the action taken to control the price hike of face masks and sanitizers in the State. Continue Reading
Health Minister C Vijayabaskar today said 3,900 people are being treated for dengue in the State. Continue Reading
Lucknow, Sept: Former Union Minister Swami Chinmayanand, arrested in connection with a sexual assault case filed by a postgraduate student, was admitted to the SGPGI here today for treatment.
Why ‘Doctor’? Why not ‘Engineer’ or ‘Lawyer’? or at the worst, ‘Journalist’? If Engineer Sonia or Lawyer Manmohan does not evoke the same ring of eminence as, say, Doctor Karunanidhi does, blame it on a historic habit. In Latin, the usual suspect that has fathered most English words, docere means ‘to teach’, an honourable pursuit, no doubt and ‘doctorate’ apparently evolved from it. Continue Reading