New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday asked the central government and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here to file replies to a petition seeking quashing of appointments of 164 assistant professors in the institute four years back allegedly in violation of rules.
Friday, August 10, 2007 9:07:34 PM
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) A 60-year-old man from Tamil Nadu has got a fresh lease of life with doctors at a top private hospital here successfully grafting liver from two donors simultaneously in a rare surgery, making him the first such recipient in South Asia.
Friday, August 10, 2007 5:54:07 PM
Jaipur, Aug 10 (IANS) The famous Jaipur Foot will soon help many Pakistani amputees lead a normal life. A team of 16 skilled Indian technicians, mostly handicapped, will visit Pakistan this month to provide prosthetics to almost 700 people who lost their legs in the 2005 earthquake.
Friday, August 10, 2007 8:31:16 AM
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) A towel was recovered from the stomach of a patient who had undergone surgery at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), which has now launched a probe in the alleged case of negligence.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 11:30:29 PM
Darbhanga (Bihar), Aug 9 (IANS) Mahua Devi and Phooliya Devi, huddled on a crowded embankment here, are extremely worried because their children have not been vaccinated against polio due to the floods.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 12:25:52 PM
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Apollo Hospitals, one of India's leading healthcare brands, made a 'logical extension' Wednesday as it entered the health insurance segment by forging a joint venture with DKV AG, Europe's largest private health insurer.
Wednesday, August 08, 2007 9:19:58 PM
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday summoned Delhi's principal health secretary and the medical superintendent of the government-run Guru Tegh Bahadur (GTB) Hospital to explain why its order on improving patient care was not implemented.
Wednesday, August 08, 2007 8:42:37 PM
Jagatsinghpur (Orissa), Aug 8 (IANS) A government hospital in Orissa allowed a tantrik to perform bizarre rituals on a corpse in the hope of reviving a woman who was pronounced dead by doctors.
Wednesday, August 08, 2007 7:27:55 PM
Bangalore, Aug 8 (IANS) Allergan Inc., the $3-billion US-based pharma major, has set up its research and development centre here to undertake global R&D projects in ophthalmology, neurology and urology.
Wednesday, August 08, 2007 5:43:14 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 7 (IANS) Dabur India Limited, one of the country's leading ayurvedic products companies, Tuesday launched mosquito-repellent jellies, lotions and creams in Kerala, a state that is currently battling chikungunya and dengue fever.
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 8:47:37 PM
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