06 Feb 2016
Chennai: One person was killed and three others were injured in a yet unexplained blast today in the garden of an engineering college in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, around 170 km from here, police said.
06 Feb 2016
New York: Social media giant Facebook has blocked dispensary pages selling cannabis for medical purposes in the US state of New Jersey, even as medical marijuana has been legalised in the state, a media report said.
03 Feb 2016
Pune: Parents of some of the college students who died in the drowning tragedy at Murud-Janjira beach on Monday alleged "negligence" on the part of the college authorities in the aftermath of the incident.
05 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea, prime accused in the sensational Sheena Bora murder case, today moved an application in the special CBI court here seeking bail on medical grounds saying that she was suffering from frequent 'blackouts'.
30 Jan 2016
Hyderabad: Activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today protested against the visit of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to the Hyderabad Central University campus over the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula even as it called for a 'bandh' in Telangana colleges.
22 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar died of "poisoning" with the AIIMS medical board, which gave its opinion on the FBI report on her viscera samples, unanimously concluding that there was presence of anxiety drug Alprax in her stomach.
18 Jan 2016
New York: Most college students surf the internet, check social media, send texts and even play games on their smartphones while in the classroom, a new study reveals.
19 Dec 2015
Puducherry: Mumbai based Reliance Foundation yesterday presented a cheque for Rs 1.11 crores to the Chief Minister N Rangasamy for augmentation of facilities in critical health care wing in the hospital attached to the Puducherry government run Indira Gandhi Medical college and Research Institute.
19 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Observing that the prestigious AIIMS was overburdened, the government yesterday said it is all set to expand the network of medical colleges in the country even as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley pushed for relaxation in medical council and municipal norms to achieve that goal.
13 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Eyeing the huge potential of medical and wellness tourism in India, Union Minister Mahesh Sharma today assured all help to the stakeholders, including easing of visa process for such travellers.