Coughing up woes at Bhalswa landfill yard 

Breathing issues, cough, fever, skin rashes, tuberculosis (TB), upset stomach, diarrhoea are some of the issues that the residents near Bhalswa landfill yard have been witnessing on a daily basis.

06 Jun 2022

‘Response lax to long-pending AIIMS vacancies’: Resident doctors write to Centre

The Resident Doctors’ Association (RDA) of the institute has submitted the letter regarding faculty recruitment to avoid potential confusion and delays in the future. 

03 Jun 2022

Many doctors not trained to handle health SOS, points experts about KK's death

Docs say in India, public places hardly have arrangements to handle medical emergencies 

02 Jun 2022

New Delhi: Tobacco Cessation Centre, Geriatric Clinic launched at Sanjay Gandhi Hospital

The Sanjay Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital on Tuesday inaugurated a Tobacco Cessation Center and a Geriatric Clinic for senior citizens. 

01 Jun 2022

Kids start smoking at age of  7: Survey

The children in the national capital fall into the habit of smoking at a very young age, usually when they are 7 years old.

01 Jun 2022

Mom of SC boy in Delhi beaten up by teacher seeks independent probe

In the incident at Gurukul Mahavidyalaya in Haryana’s Jhajjar on April 29, class IX student Shubham was locked in a room and assaulted by his teacher.

31 May 2022

Body of Haryanvi singer missing since May 11 found; Delhi police arrest two

Sangeeta, alias Divya, had gone missing on May 11, and her family reported it on May 14, police said on Tuesday.

25 May 2022

Haryanvi singer death: Kin began their own probe fearing Delhi police's apathy

The worried siblings and friends started calling every person they knew and ultimately tracked the last seen location of the girl at a hotel in Meham, Haryana on May 13.

25 May 2022

Reward not award matters: Asha workers on Global Health Leaders’ Award

On Monday, they told this newspaper that this award means nothing to them when they don’t even have enough money to make ends meet. 

24 May 2022

Door-to-door campaign to ensure vaccine coverage in Delhi

According to the health officials, Asha and Anganwadi workers in all districts will help gather such beneficiaries and get them vaccinated.

23 May 2022

Delhi: Vertical gardens drain crores, droop

Meanwhile, the RTI response also showed that the Corporation has not conducted any study about whether these gardens help in controlling pollution.

17 May 2022

Delhi:‘Unhealthy’ contract

Arobust public healthcare system is considered the hallmark of any progressive democracy.

16 May 2022

Disheartened by ignorance of society, Centre: NEET petitioners 

Adds all MBBS applicants had sought was a little more time to prepare for entrance test

14 May 2022

Contract employees of Delhi's Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital protest against termination

According to a health ministry notification, the employees who were thrown out included lab technicians, cooks and Lower Division Clerks.

13 May 2022

Split views: What judges said on marital rape

A bench of Justice Rajiv Shakdher and Justice C Hari Shankar delivered a split verdict on petitions seeking criminalisation of marital rape.

12 May 2022