NIMHANS

  • Bengaluru: Mob ties man to a pole, beats him up for 'stalking' a girl December 3, 2014

    Bengaluru: In a case of brutal mob justice, a young man in his early twenties was tied up to a pole and severely beaten up. According to sources, police officers saved the man and rushed him to Nimhans hospital for medical treatment. Though the man is not in a critical...
  • No need to panic about Ebola, says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan August 16, 2014

    Bangalore: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said there is no case of Ebola virus disease in the country and there is no need for panic about it. "Everything as far as Ebola is concerned is thoroughly well controlled in the country; as on today, to this moment there...
  • Bangalore: Autonomy for NIMHANS after LS nod September 5, 2012

    Bangalore: With the Lok Sabha giving its nod to the NIMHANS Bill, 2010, on Tuesday, the Bangalorebased institute has become the first of its kind in the country to receive the status of institute of national importance. The Rajya Sabha had already given its green signal to the National Institute...
  • How reliable are liedetectors in whodunnits? June 26, 2008

    New Delhi: A video of the stamp scam kingpin, Abdul Karim Telgi, undergoing a narcoanalysis test shocked India a few years ago. However, today, it's become almost standard police procedure to use basic liedetector tests and narcoanalysis when investigating highprofile criminal cases, like the ongoing probe into the Noida double murders,...