AIIMS

  • Delhi: Minor fire breaks out on the fourth floor of AIIMS, 5 fire tenders rushed to the spot 1 week ago

    New Delhi: A minor fire broke out on Sunday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital. The fire broke out on the fourth floor at around 10:05 AM and was controlled by 10:25 AM. Five fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse...
  • Dental health indicator of overall health: AIIMS experts March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: On the occasion of World Oral Health Day, experts at AIIMS on Friday said that dental health is an indicator of one's overall health, including risk of heart diseases and stroke. They also drew attention of all the stake holders like health care providers, policy makers, NGOs, private sectors,...
  • Every eighth Indian above 40 has glaucoma: AIIMS March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Every eighth individual in India above the age of 40 is suffering from glaucoma or is at a high risk of developing it, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) said on Wednesday. Glaucoma is a condition that causes damage to the eye's optic nerve and gets worse...
  • Editors' Guild pays tributes to Vinod Mehta March 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Editors' Guild paid glowing tributes to Vinod Mehta, veteran journalist and its former President, who passed away on Sunday. The media world has lost a "liberal, independent voice and the world of public discourse in India, a reflective contributor who spoke his mind without rancour or fear," it...
  • Delhi court to hear case against Irom Sharmila on June 5 March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed June 5 for hearing a case in which rights activist Irom Sharmila is facing trial for allegedly trying to commit suicide during her fast-unto-death at Jantar Mantar in 2006. Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain, who was scheduled to record evidence in the case...
  • Delhi: AIIMS doctor rapes woman from Sikkim February 27, 2015

    New Delhi: A 25-year-old woman from Sikkim, the wife of an army personnel, was trafficked to Delhi where she was allegedly raped by an AIIMS doctor in south Delhi's Hauz Khas area on Thursday night. The woman's husband is a Gorkha Regiments jawan posted in Rajasthan. She was brought to Delhi...
  • AIIMS graft scam: Health Minister JP Nadda gets HC notice on plea seeking CBI probe February 25, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has issued notice to Health Minister JP Nadda on a plea seeking CBI probe into the alleged corruption at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. The plea was filed by senior lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party member Prashant Bhushan. Many of the graft...
  • Arvind Kejriwal wants to have former AIIMS CVO Sanjeev Chaturvedi in Delhi ACB February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to Union Minister Prakash Javadekar seeking the transfer of former AIIMS chief vigilance officer Sanjeev Chaturvedi to the Delhi government for heading its Anti-Corruption Branch. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on February 15 had said, "I would like him to be...
  • AAP Government willing to have former AIIMS CVO in Delhi ACB February 15, 2015

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party government on Sunday expressed interest to have former AIIMS Chief Vigilance Officer Sanjeev Chaturvedi in Delhi's Anti Corruption Branch, saying that his inclusion will strengthen the agency. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisoida said, "I would like him to be there. If he wants to come,...
  • Acid attack survivor showed remarkable fortitude: Doctors January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Undaunted by the acid attack on her in a December morning, a 30-year-old doctor of the ESI Hospital is moving ahead in life. In her father's words, "She has been strong and confident all throughout." The woman, who had been undergoing treatment at Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic...
  • SC denies interim bail to Asaram on the basis of AIIMS report January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the interim bail plea of self-styled 'godman' Asaram, who is in jail in connection with a rape case, on the basis of a report of AIIMS doctors that he does not require any surgery. "We have no reason to reject the opinion of...
  • Contradictions in Sunanda Pushkar's medical report, past records reveal she was treated for Lupus January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Even as the Delhi Police chief confirmed that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor will be questioned in a day or two in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case, details of the medical condition right before her death indicate that she claimed to be a patient of Lupus. Details of her...
  • Watch: Cyrus wants to know 'Who killed Sunanda Pushkar?' January 18, 2015

    A Special Investigation Team has begun its probe into the mysterious death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar even as Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said there are prima facie reasons to believe it is a case of murder. Now, Cyrus Broacha debates on 'Who killed Sunanda Pushkar?'. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: A year and countless theories later, police nowhere close to solving the mystery January 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Its a year since Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her room in Leela Palace Hotel in New Delhi on January 17, 2014. A year and countless theories later, police didn't seem to be any closer to solving the case. The post mortem...
  • Shashi Tharoor hits out at media, says news reports are defamatory January 15, 2015

    Kolkata: Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor, who is likely to be questioned in the next few days, accused the media on Thursday of being irresponsible and defaming him. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN and for the first time after the police registered FIR in the murder of his...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Domestic help reveals a new twist in the case January 10, 2015

    In a major breakthrough in the death case of Sunanda Pushkar, domestic help Narayan Singh said that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor used to constantly fight with his wife Sunanda for over a year before her death. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: SIT to send viscera samples to London for forensic tests January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) is all set to send Sunanda Pushkar's viscera samples to London for forensic tests under the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty (MLAT). According to Delhi Police sources, a report by AIIMS says that Indian laboratories cannot detect radioactive poisons including Thallium, Polonium 210, Nerium Oleander,...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death: Tharoor demands a fair probe devoid of any political pressure January 9, 2015

    Thrissur (Kerala): Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was very troubled with the conclusion arrived at during the investigation of his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death. He demanded an impartial and speedy investigation without any political pressure. Issuing a statement to mediapersons at Thrissur in Kerala over...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 7, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay January 7, 2015

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  • Sunanda Pushkar murder mystery: Will the truth ever come out? January 7, 2015

    Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Wednesday denied claims made by former Union minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor in his letter. Tharoor had accused Delhi Police of "repeatedly physically assaulting" and intimidating his domestic help into "confessing" that they both murdered Sunanda Pushkar. ...
  • News 360: 12 killed in an attack on French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's office in Paris January 7, 2015

    Unknown gunmen on Wednesday opened fire and shot down at least 10 journalists and two policemen in Charlie Hebdo's Paris office. The Charlie Hebdo is a French satirical weekly newspaper. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death, claims AIIMS report January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The latest revelation in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the report by AIIMS doctors claims that she was in relaxed, 'rest sleep' state at the time of her death. The inference of this report could mean that her death was a case of murder. The AIIMS report states that...
  • Congress won't force Shashi Tharoor to quit party over Sunanda death probe: sources January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Despite a case of murder being registered in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the Congress is backing its party leader Shashi Tharoor saying that law will take its own course. According to sources, the Congress leader will not be pressured to quit the party in the present circumstances....
  • Dramatic twist in Sunanda Pushkar death, police file murder case, husband Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: In a dramatic twist almost a year after the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, the Delhi Police on Tuesday registered a case of murder. Sunanda was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her room of the Leela hotel in Delhi on January 17, 2014. According...
  • Shashi Tharoor 'stunned' over Delhi Police filing murder case in wife Sunanda Pushkar's death January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor has said he was stunned over the Delhi Police filing murder case in the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. While Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi has said anyone required to be investigated will be called, Tharoor assured the police...
  • Asaram to stay in jail, medical report says he does not need surgery January 5, 2015

    New Delhi: In a setback for self-styled godman Asaram, the Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the hearing of his bail plea for four weeks. A medical board which examined him said Asaram does not need surgery and can be treated with medication. Senior counsel Siddharth Luthra had urged the court...
  • Asaram undergoes medical examination at AIIMS January 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Asaram Bapu on Thursday was taken to AIIMS here amidst high security for examination by a medical board following a Supreme Court direction in connection with his bail application in the Jodhpur rape case. Heavy security had been put in place to control his supporters who arrived in large...
  • Asaram leaves for Delhi for medical check-up December 31, 2014

    Jodhpur: Self-styled 'godman' Asaram Bapu left for Delhi tonight by train for a medical test at AIIMS, as directed by the Supreme Court, amid tight security. A medical board of All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS) in the national capital will examine Asaram on Thursday in connection with his bail...
  • Delhi: Bone-chilling cold adds to patients' woes outside AIIMS December 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Critically ill cancer patients from across the country are among the hundreds of people who are forced to take shelter outside the premises of the AIIMS in Delhi's bone-chilling cold, as the minimum temperature in the national capital on Saturday plunged to 4.8 degrees Celsius, the second lowest...