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Dengue scare to continue till mid-November: officials (LEAD)
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Health officials admitted Wednesday the mosquito-borne dengue fever that has claimed 107 lives with nearly 6,500 people being treated in hospitals and clinics across India will abate only by mid-November.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 7:29:35 PM

Shahabuddin's health report submitted to Patna court
Patna, Oct 18 (IANS) The Bihar government Wednesday submitted to the Patna High Court the health report of Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Mohammad Shahabuddin, who is admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 4:11:51 PM

Don't politicise AIIMS campus: doctors, students
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Resident doctors and students of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Wednesday while welcoming the Delhi High Court's decision to restrain the hospital's governing body from taking any action to remove director P. Venugopal, asked the government to stop politicising the institution.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 3:49:28 PM

Orissa hospital chief arrested for negligence
Bhubaneswar, Oct 18 (IANS) The superintendent of a private hospital here was arrested for allegedly not supplying oxygen to a patient who died subsequently.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 1:38:13 PM

One more dengue death, toll reaches 106
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The government's measures to control dengue appeared to be having little impact with 94 new cases in the capital Wednesday and the death of a 25-year-old man at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 1:21:24 PM

The misery of dengue omnipresent at AIIMS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Sharda Devi shivers, despite being covered by a thick blanket as her daughter Malti gives her a cold compress. Unable to find a bed in the country's premier hospital due to an influx of dengue patients, Sharda has spent two days on the pavement outside the emergency ward of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 12:33:06 PM

Court restrains AIIMS from removing Venugopal
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday restrained the governing body of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) from taking any action to remove the director, P. Venugopal.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 11:40:05 AM

Dengue toll mounts to 105, three deaths in Delhi (LEAD)
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The dengue fever toll mounted to 105 Tuesday with more than 5,710 people being treated in hospitals and clinics in India since the mosquito-borne disease assumed a virulent form in early September.

Tuesday, October 17, 2006 7:58:38 PM

Shoaib-Asif supporters offer to find 'loopholes' (LEAD)
Jaipur, Oct 17 (IANS) Two sports medicine groups have offered to find 'loopholes' in the doping system that traced excess doses of a performance-enhancing drug in the urine samples of Pakistani speedsters Shoaib Akhtar and Mohammed Asif.

Tuesday, October 17, 2006 7:45:06 PM

Chikungunya scare not to affect Kerala tourism: Minister
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 17 (IANS) A large number of cases of suspected chikungunya fever in Kerala will not affect the state's booming tourism sector, Tourism Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 17, 2006 6:27:29 PM

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