Government Hospital

  • Madrad HC declines to review its order on nurses appointment 13-03-2014 12:04 AM

    Chennai: Madras High Court has declined to review its January 8 judgment upholding the state government's policy to recruit nursing students from both government and private nursing institutions through a competitive examination for available posts in government hospitals. It said the power of judicial review was about rehearing the matter...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: BSP MP Kadir Rana faints in jail, hospitalised 18-12-2013 03:47 PM

    BSP MP Kadir Rana, arrested for his alleged role in Muzaffarnagar communal riots, was hospitalised after he fainted in a jail, authorities said on Wednesday. Rana fell unconscious on Tuesday night due to high blood pressure, following which he was admitted to the government hospital in the city, Jailor of...
  • Footfalls in government-run primary health centres have skyrocketed: Nitish Kumar 05-12-2013 09:41 AM

    Footfalls in government-run primary health centres in Bihar have skyrocketed to 8,000 per month from a paltry 39 when he assumed power in 2005, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday while announcing a slew of measures to augment medical services to the people. "As a result of improvement in...
  • Free X-rays at government hospitals from January 15: Ahmad Hasan 18-11-2013 11:25 PM

    All government hospitals in Uttar Pradesh will provide free of cost X-ray services from January 15, the state health minister Ahmad Hasan said on Sunday. The minister said the instructions have been issued to the hospitals across the state, and the earlier facility of five day free medicine to patients...
  • Free dialysis treatment in Delhi for low-income patients 31-08-2013 06:06 AM

    People with yearly income of less than Rs 3 lakh would be given free dialysis treatment in Delhi, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit announced on Friday. She made the announcement while inaugurating the first-ever public private partnership (PPP) model dialysis unit at the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital in north...
  • 3 killed, 4 injured as lightning strikes Bikaner's Nokha city 12-08-2013 08:26 AM

    Two women and a teenager were killed while four others critically injured when they were struck by lightning in Nokha city of Bikaner on Sunday, police said.Shiya Devi (25), Badhu Devi (30) and Manoj Kumar (17) died on the spot, police said. One of the injured was rushed to government...
  • 36 students taken ill after eating mid day meal at a school 09-08-2013 01:03 AM

    As many as 36 students of a government school in Nalgonda district were hospitalised on Thursday when they complained of stomach ache and vomiting after eating mid day meal at the school, police said. The incident occurred at government school in Bothalpalem village of Damarcherla mandal where students of Class...
  • Odisha gangrape: Girl's family forced to pay bribe to get her treated 30-07-2013 11:50 AM

    Bhubaneswar: The family of the minor girl, who was allegedly gangraped and set on fire, on Tuesday alleged that they were forced to pay a bribe before the minor could be treated at a government hospital in Cuttack. The family has said that two members of the staff demanded a...
  • Woman accused of murdering a doctor 'couriers' his severed private part to wife 24-07-2013 08:31 AM

    The gruesome murder of a 42-year-old government doctor in Kanpur has taken a bizarre turn with the woman accused of the crime now being suspected of having couriered the victim's severed private part to his wife, police said on Tuesday. The main accused woman in the case, who is yet...
  • Bangalore: Woman given wrong blood at a government hospital, dies 05-07-2013 01:44 PM

    Bangalore: In a tragic case of medical negligence, a 25-year-old woman has lost her life after allegedly being given the wrong blood by a lab technician. The incident happened at a prominent government hospital in Bangalore. Her family has lodged a police complaint of negligence and an investigation is on....
  • Rajasthan: Billionaire compounder of a government hospital arrested 04-07-2013 09:57 AM

    Jaipur: A compounder at a government hospital, but a billionare, Mahesh Chandra Sharma was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau in Jaipur for accepting a bribe. In a brief period of time Sharma amassed assets worth Rs 200 crore, which includes a hospital worth Rs 22 crore. Mahesh Chandra Sharma landed...
  • 3 arrested for stealing infant from government hospital 30-06-2013 07:42 PM

    Nawada: A baby boy was on Sunday rescued and reunited with his mother, days after he was stolen in exchange for money from a government hospital in Nawada. The police said three persons were arrested for stealing the infant from a market in the Rajauli police station area in Bihar's...
  • Visakhapatnam: 11-year-old allegedly raped by uncle 15-06-2013 10:46 PM

    Visakhapatnam: An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her uncle in Paderu in the district, police said on Saturday. According to police, the girl's uncle Killo Rambabu (35) had asked the minor to accompany him for some work last evening. However, he took the girl to an isolated place and...
  • Delhi: 11 government hospitals have no fire clearance 30-05-2013 02:06 AM

    New Delhi: A total of 11 government hospitals in Delhi do not have no-objection fire safety (NOC) certificate, Delhi Health Minister AK Walia said in New Delhi. "We have 39 hospitals out of which 11 hospitals do not have fire safety (NOC) certificates," Walia said here. However, he said, the...
  • Government hospital doctor arrested for taking bribe 04-05-2013 04:41 AM

    Jaipur: A senior doctor at a government hospital in Rajasthan's Udaipur district was arrested on Friday for taking bribe of Rs 500 for treating a breast cancer patient, police said. Dr Suresh Kumar Dangayach, the head of radio therapy department at Maharana Bhupal Hospital in Udaipur, 300 km from Jaipur,...
  • Tamil Nadu: Woman worker suspended for demanding bribe 17-04-2013 02:05 AM

    Salem: A woman sanitary worker at the government hospital has been suspended for allegedly demanding money from a pregnant woman to get herself treated. The 24-year-old pregnant woman labourer from Andhra Pradesh was unable to pay Rs 1000 bribe was reportedly assaulted by her and later delivered the baby at...
  • FTN: Are ICUs becoming causes of death? 05-12-2012 11:59 PM

    Five patients at the Intensive Care Unit of Sushruta Trauma Centre in Delhi died after the oxygen supply to their ventilator was allegedly stopped. ...
  • Infant kidnapped from Jammu government hospital 15-11-2012 06:34 AM

    Jammu: A newborn boy was on Wednesday kidnapped from a government hospital in Jammu. This is the second case of child theft from the same hospital in the last three days. It is shocking that in spite of CCTV cameras in the hospital premises, no footage of the kidnapping was...
  • 2000 kids die every year at Delhi govt hospital 23-10-2012 10:13 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi government's hospital for children - Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital - is turning into a horror zone with almost six children dying every day. An RTI document has revealed that over 2000 out of the 24,000 kids admitted every year die at the hospital. This is due to...
  • CJ Exposes Pathetic Condition of Govt Hospital 19-11-2011 08:18 PM

    Samar Gupta captures the poor state of a hospital and the callous behaviour of its staff in a hospital in Alwar ...
  • WB: 26 children die in 2 govt hospitals in 3 days 10-07-2011 01:51 PM

    Baharampore: Twenty six children have died in two governments hospitals in Murshidabad district since Friday, a senior Health department officer said on Sunday. The Chief Medical Officer Health (CMOH) Shahjahan Siraj said 16 children have died in Baharampore District Hospital and 10 in Jangipur Sub-Divisional Hospital. The CMOH said most...
  • Pregnancy deaths in Jodhpur 11-03-2011 08:28 AM

    15 women have died so far after childbirth, authorities are still clueless about the cause of deaths. ...