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  • Minor gang-rape victim undergoes operation, condition still critical September 12, 2013

    The two-and-a-half-year-old girl, who was allegedly gang-raped in a slum area in Punjab's Ludhiana district, underwent an operation at PGIMER in Chandigarh even as her condition continued to remain serious. The girl, who was gang-raped by unidentified persons in a slum area at Haibowal in Punjab's Ludhiana district, underwent a complex...
  • Over 4,000 deaths at Safdarjung hospital this year August 23, 2013

    There have been 4,135 deaths at Delhi's Safdarjung hospital and 1,468 at AIIMS till June this year. Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today said that 4,135 deaths have taken place till June in Safdarjung Hospital with a death-patient ratio of 1:17. The...
  • J&K: Pak prisoners protest against Sanaullah's death May 9, 2013

    Jammu: Pakistani prisoners in high security Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu have gone on 'fast' protesting the death of Sanaullah Haq at a hospital in Chandigarh on Thursday. "Pakistani prisoners here (in the jail) have not taken food in afternoon...we are pursuing them," an officer of the state Prisons department...
  • Sanaullah Haq death: Pakistan seeks international inquiry May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Following the death of Pakistani prisoner Sanaullah Haq in a Chandigarh hospital on Thursday morning, Pakistan High Commissioner Manzoor Ali Memon said he has requested the Government of India for an international probe into the matter. Sanaullah was attacked by his fellow Indian inmate in Jammu's Kot Bhalwal...
  • Pakistani envoy meets Sanaullah Haq in Chandigarh May 6, 2013

    Chandigarh: Pakistan High Commissioner Salman Bashir on Monday reached Chandigarh and met Pakistani prisoner Sanaullah Haq, who was admitted to the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) on May 3 after his fellow Indian prisoner attacked him with a pickaxe in a Jammu jail. Sanaullah is in...
  • Cheating racket: PGIMER withholds MD entrance results November 12, 2012

    Chandigarh: The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in Chandigarh has withheld for an indefinite period the result of the 7,300 candidates who appeared for its MD entrance examination on Saturday after the CBI took 14 people, including seven girls, on remand till November 15 to probe...
  • CBI arrests 17 for using gadgets to cheat November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: In a multi-city swoop, the CBI on Saturday busted a gang allegedly involved in a cheating racket, arresting 17 people who were facilitating copying using high profile gadgets in a post-doctoral entrance exam. During a surprise check by CBI in Chandigarh, it was found that some women candidates...
  • Cops not to blame for death: Chandigarh SSP November 5, 2009

    A day after 32-year-old Sumit Varma died because he was denied entry into a Chandigarh hospital by the Prime Minister's security, Dr Manmohan Singh has sent a letter of apology to the family. In the letter, the PM says he deeply regrets the restrictions due to which Sumit could not...
  • PM’s security didn't cause man's death: hospital November 4, 2009

    Chandigarh: The family of a man who died at a Chandigarh hospital during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit Wednesday demanded compensation, but authorities and police denied that the stringent security had anything to do with his death. Sumit Prakash Verma, 32, who was suffering from renal failure and other complications, allegedly...