Five AIIMS functioning sans full-time heads, daily operations affected

Major decisions have come to a halt while the directors of other centres have been given additional charge of these five institutes, burdening them with the responsibility to run two facilities.

14 Apr 2022

Delhi reports slow pace of booster dose administration

Main reason is nine-month gap required between doses; many assume Covid-19 is over

14 Apr 2022

Slow start to booster programme in city, less than 500 jabs till 7.30 PM

The Covid-19 booster dose vaccination drive got off to a slow start in Delhi on Sunday. Several hospitals did not administer the dose.

11 Apr 2022

Apologise to Aakar, nix notice: Delhi Court to CBI boss

In his plea, Patel said the LOC was invoked despite a Gujarat court’s order granting him permission “specifically for this trip”.

08 Apr 2022

300 government doctors yet to get promotion since 2018

According to some officials in the health department, the government has also not given the incentive which other states have given to their corona warriors.

08 Apr 2022

Delhi govt to focus back on non-Covid immunisation of toddlers

Teams have been appointed for an immunisation campaign to cater to seven districts in Delhi under the Intensified Mission Indradhanush programme. 

07 Apr 2022

Uncertainty grips protesting contractual nurses

The group of protesting nurses have said that they will continue with the dharna 24*7 in front of the Delhi Secretariat from Monday.

05 Apr 2022

What ails Delhi's Mohalla clinics

A centre of attraction during the Punjab election campaign, the flagship initiative of the AAP government faces its own set of problems ranging from space unavailability, shortage of staff etc.

04 Apr 2022

‘Lockdown had big impact on autistic people’

While the entire country was affected by Covid-19-induced lockdown in 2020 and 2021, one of the worst affected were the people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). 

02 Apr 2022

Easing of mask mandate divides experts 

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has stated that no challan will be issued for not wearing a mask in Delhi, said sources.

01 Apr 2022

Naak Me Dum Karo: Anganwadi staff in Delhi intensify stir following termination of service

Since March 14, the staff has been visiting both AAP and BJP offices telling citizens to not vote for either of the parties in the upcoming MCD elections.

31 Mar 2022

Delhi medicos stage protest over Rajasthan doctor's suicide

The FORDA condemned the incident and demanded proper investigation and immediate withdrawal of FIR and a compensation to the family of Dr Archana.

31 Mar 2022

Contract nurses on stir in Delhi as they fear losing jobs

The Delhi government had ordered rationalisation of additionally hired manpower.

30 Mar 2022

No stigma attached to ex-TERI chief R K Pachauri due to sexual harassment case, says court

Pachauri died in February 2020 while his revision petition against an order to put him on trial in the case was pending before a court.

30 Mar 2022

Mohalla clinics to get facelift with more doctors

On Saturday, the government allocated an amount of Rs 475 crore for mohalla clinics and polyclinics in the 2022-23 Budget announced.

29 Mar 2022