NIMHANS

  • 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 Bangalore-based 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 lie-detectors in whodunnits? June 26, 2008

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