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Who pocketed precious tax payer’s money?

TN fights deafness the costly way, then turns wiser  TNN | Updated: Sep 27, 2017, 23:05 IST TN fights deafness the costly way, then turns wiser TNN | Updated: Sep 27, 2017, 23:05 IST After forking out several crores in excess for hundreds of cochlear implants, the Tamil...
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Deafening silence, Selective one !?

Why this deafening silence on price of cochlear implants? Why this deafening silence on price of cochlear implants? Gopal Dabade, Sep 26 2017, 22:50 IST The human ear is an unbelievably complex organ. Many who are hard of hearing may be suffering from a disease or non-functioning of...
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A program for poor, captured by the rich!

Free ear implant scheme cornered by pvt hospitals? Source: Times of India Free ear implant scheme cornered by pvt hospitals?  Rema Nagarajan| TNN | Sep 24, 2017, 13:59 IST The central government’s scheme to provide free cochlear implants to poor children is said to have broken the cartel...
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Who prevented the Maharashtra Government Medical Colleges?

Who prevented the Maharashtra Government Medical Colleges from Performing Cochlear Implant Surgeries? It is really very perplexing to read in the TOI newspaper that Indira Gandhi Government Medical College (IGGMC) of Nagpur in Maharashtra is the first Government Medical college to get approved under the Central Government ADIP...
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Cochlear Implant cartel, the ball in PM’s court!

Cochlear Implant cartel ball in PM’s court Cartel restricting cochlear implants, surgeons tell PM Times of India, Dated 1 September 2017 NEW DELHI: Several ear nose-throat (ENT) surgeons have sought government intervention against an alleged nexus between a group of surgeons and suppliers of cochlear implants, restricting the...
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Honey, It’s Money!

Honey, It’s Money! ‘Senior docs restricting cochlear implants’ Kalyan Ray, New Delhi, DH News Service, Sep 1 2017, 0:49 IST Cartel making quick money, allege surgeons ‘Senior docs restricting cochlear implants’ Kalyan Ray, New Delhi, DH News Service, Sep 1 2017, 0:49 IST Cartel making quick money, allege...
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