24 Oct 2014
Patna: With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday fixed December 2 for hearing arguments on charges in a case in which former union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, along with others, was chargesheeted for allegedly allowing a medical college to proceed with admissions without sufficient faculty and clinical material.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Noting that India is way behind in the field of medical research, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said much more needs to be done and asked doctors passing out from AIIMS to give back to society which has "contributed" in making them what they are.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed AIIMS Director to set up a medical board to review medical reports and if required clinically examine self-styled godman Asaram Bapu to ascertain whether interim bail should be granted to him in the Jodhpur rape case.
18 Oct 2014
Lahore: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said his government wants peace within and outside the country's borders to achieve economic development.
12 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Government is looking at relaxing the FDI policy for the cash-starved medical devices sector to attract more investments and boost domestic manufacturing. Inter-ministerial consultations are on to liberalise the foreign direct investment policy for the sector “which badly needs foreign investment”, sources said.
17 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government will work with NGOs to promote the concept of eye donation, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has said. The Minister said he would ensure that funds earmarked for National Programme for Control of Blindness (NPCB) for the 12th Plan period (2012-17) are utilised optimally and he would take up the matter with the state governments.
25 Aug 2014
Kanpur: Six medical college hospitals in Uttar Pradesh will be modernized and converted into super-speciality facility on the lines of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said in Kanpur.
03 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Over 200 students, all budding artists, are set to showcase their artworks at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts in New Delhi.
10 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi may be putting lot of efforts to construct toilets in every household of the country, but a recent study revealed that mere building toilets will not solve the sanitation woes of India.