New Delhi, Sept 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday finally paved the way for dismantling of Norwegian cruise liner 'Blue Lady' at Alang cost in Gujarat, where the ship allegedly laden with toxic waste is anchored.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 10:12:20 PM
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notices to the central government and the capital's All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and Safdarjung Hospital on news reports claiming that three burns patients died due to lack of treatment after they were refused admission in the two government-run hospitals.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 9:51:55 PM
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) India will invest Rs.3.19 billion for enhancing nursing education across the country within the next five years, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 8:27:47 PM
Patna, Sep 11 (IANS) Girl students of a residential school in Bihar's Ara town are on hunger strike to protest the insect-infested food served to them while nine girls who ate the food were hospitalised Tuesday after their condition worsened.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 4:51:50 PM
Kolkata, Sep 11 (IANS) A seven-year-old girl in West Bengal died waiting for treatment as a senior doctor allegedly beat up his junior colleague for waking him up early in the morning.
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 1:39:28 PM
Patna, Sep 9 (IANS) The son of a Dalit couple in Bihar is in desperate need of a kidney transplant. But while his impoverished parents are willing to sell off their own kidneys to raise money for the expensive procedure, they have so far found no takers.
Sunday, September 09, 2007 4:13:01 PM
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) At least 20,000 people in India die every year due to rabies, accounting for nearly 35 percent of such deaths worldwide, the health ministry said Saturday, the World Rabies Day.
Saturday, September 08, 2007 7:23:13 PM
Chennai, Sep 7 (IANS) Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss may have good intentions but even in his home state Tamil Nadu, his allies the DMK and the Left parties are opposed to his suggestion that medical college students be given their degrees only when they complete a year's service in rural areas.
Friday, September 07, 2007 10:07:53 PM
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) The cardiac team of a private hospital here claimed to have achieved a global first by simultaneously conducting a beating heart surgery and an angioplasty on a 57-year-old diabetic patient.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 7:37:32 PM
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Barbie accessories are not the only toys that have been recalled by Mattel Toys India for posing health hazards. The list also includes Batman figures, Cookie Monster, Soccer Elmo, Ernie and Oscar the Groush.
Thursday, September 06, 2007 2:56:28 PM
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