AIIMS students’ demand for hostel continues

The students are demanding a hostel for them as they claim that the nearby areas around the institute are expensive and they have to live in faraway places.

8 hours ago

Delhi city logs 1,506 fresh Covid cases, highest since June

Fifth consecutive day when capital reports over 1K cases; three deaths reported as positivity reaches 10.63%

03 Aug 2022

Delhi reports second monkeypox case, Centre forms task force to monitor situation

Another man tested positive for Monkeypox in the capital on Monday, according to Lok Nayak Hospital doctors. He is the second person in Delhi to test positive for the infection.

02 Aug 2022

Protest over shortage of HIV drugs in capital

People from across the country took part in the protest saying that the shortage has affected thousands of people for over six months.

22 Jul 2022

Woman giving birth to child outside emergency department: Poor infrastructure continues to haunt Safdarjung Hospital

Reasons for as to why the building of the new gynaecology department has still not worked towards its reconstruction as planned by the health ministry in 2013 were put forward.

21 Jul 2022

Cash crunch blamed for falling ceiling at Swami Dayanand hospital in Delhi

Doctors at MCD-run Swami Dayanand Hospital complain of irregular repair work and unvailabilty of wheelchairs

19 Jul 2022

Dearth of doctors is here to stay?

While Delhiites feel the absence of quality healthcare, the doctors themselves complain of working under stressful and long hours due to shortage of staff in govt hospitals, finds Ankita Upadhyay.

18 Jul 2022

Hospital in Delhi conducts challenging auto-kidney transplant

The auto-transplant means transplanting one organ from one place to another in the same human being.

13 Jul 2022

Fund crunch: Construction work at Rajan Babu tuberculosis hospital in Delhi comes to halt

Doctors say walls are ridden with mould, which may lead to respiratory diseases, posing threat to patients

11 Jul 2022

Doctors under NHM in Delhi raise voice against salary disparity

National Health Mission work more taxing, less paying, they say

09 Jul 2022

Har Ghar Dastak: 9 lakh houses visited in Delhi, only 1.75 lakh say yes to Covid booster shots

According to officials in the health wing of the Delhi government, people are avoiding getting the precaution dose as they have become careless and relaxed following the fall in cases.

08 Jul 2022

Booster dose gives effective results against Covid, shows AIIMS study

The report added that a greater risk of re-infections was observed during the omicron surge as compared to previous pandemic periods. 

08 Jul 2022

Seniority honoured: Dr Subrata Sinha appointed as new Dean at AIIMS

Hospital officials wrote to it’s Director urging to keep seniority a priority while selecting candidates for senior posts 

04 Jul 2022

Half-kg stones removed in bladder surgery at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre in Delhi

Patient was going through rehabilitation at ISIC; 2 years ago, he had fallen from terrace and sustained spine injury

26 Jun 2022

Tablets to staff: Digital push in Mohalla Clinics to ensure corruption-free treatment

According to officials, by the end of this month, all the clinics will be equipped with three tablets which will be used to click the picture of the patient.

24 Jun 2022