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Sunday, January 19, 2020



Delhi HC relief for minor caught between two health schemes, AIIMS told to start treatment

January 17, 2020 9:24 am

The court was hearing a plea by minor’s mother, who claimed lacunae in two major health-related schemes — the Centre’s Rashtriya Arogya Nidhi (RAN) scheme and Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) — due to which patients suffering from life-threatening diseases are being deprived of monetary benefits to avail treatment.

Sheena Bora murder case: Strangulation not ruled out, but injury marks could not be confirmed only on basis of skeletal remains, claims AIIMS doctor

January 16, 2020 2:24 am

Dr Sudhir Kumar Gupta, however, said the presence of strangulation marks could not be confirmed only on the basis of skeletal exam.

AIIMS Patna hires 206 Nursing Officers; eligibility criteria, application fees, pay scale, details

January 12, 2020 2:48 pm

AIIMS recruitment 2020: There are a total of 206 vacant posts, and the candidate can apply through the website- The last date to apply online is February 12, 2020

Treat Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad at AIIMS: Delhi Court tells Tihar officials

January 09, 2020 4:44 pm

Chandrashekhar Azad, through his lawyers, moved a plea seeking urgent medical treatment claiming that he is suffering from “polycythemia, which is a disease of the blood thickness and requires continuous check-up from a doctor at AIIMS”.

AIIMS prof Suresh Chandra Sharma appointed chairman of NMC

January 03, 2020 3:17 am

The NMC will replace the Medical Council of India as the apex regulatory authority of medical education in the country.

Teen who can’t move to man awaiting transplant: AIIMS patients brave chill

January 01, 2020 1:48 am

Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board runs eight homeless shelters, one in a porta cabin and seven in tents, around AIIMS. At the biggest, whose capacity is 325, around 239 people slept inside on Monday night.

Hyderabad vet rape case: AIIMS forms team for second autopsy of 4 accused killed in encounter

December 22, 2019 12:16 pm

The Telangana High Court had directed authorities to conduct a second postmortem on the bodies of the four accused.

AIIMS Bathinda to open on Dec 23: Harsimrat

December 17, 2019 7:04 pm

She said recruitment of specialist doctors had been completed for 9 of 12 departments and the same would be operational on December 23. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan will conduct the soft launch of the institute.

AIIMS PG (July) 2020 session: Basic registration process starts, check steps to apply

December 12, 2019 1:22 pm

AIIMS PG (July) 2020 session: The application process for (MD/MS/M.Ch (6 years) /DM(6 years)/MDS) courses has begun on the official website -

Two AIIMS-like institutions, 8 medical colleges in Jammu-Kashmir, Ladakh: Govt

December 10, 2019 4:57 pm

These medical colleges, which are under various stages of implementation, will come up in the districts of Doda, Kathua, Baramulla, Anantnag, Rajouri, Udhampur, Handwara (in district Kupwara)


Fire breaks out at Delhi AIIMS, several patients evacuated

August 17, 2019 10:20 pm

A major fire broke out near the emergency ward at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi on Saturday. No casualties were reported in the incident.

As Atal Bihari Vajpayee is admitted to AIIMS, leaders from PM Modi to Rahul Gandhi visit

June 13, 2018 5:45 pm

BJP leader L K Advani, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, party chief Amit Shah, Health Minister J P Nadda, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan and Congress president Rahul Gandhi were among those who paid a visit to the ailing leader.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 admit card: Released, exam on May 26, 27

May 11, 2018 7:51 pm

AIIMS MBBS 2018 admit card: The AIIMS MBBS 2018 examination will be conducted in two shifts, morning and afternoon, in online mode, on May 26 and May 27, 2018, and the results will be out on June 18, 2017

AIIMS resident doctors on strike after colleague slapped by senior, OPD services hit

April 27, 2018 6:38 pm

The strike called by the resident doctors of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), after one of their colleagues was assaulted by a senior doctor partially affected healthcare services at the premier institute on Friday.


Goa CM Manohar Parrikar admitted to AIIMS, Congress stakes claim to form government

September 17, 2018 7:20 pm

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to the New Delhi's AIIMS hospital on Monday. With the situation being delicate, a Congress delegation of 14 members approached the governor, staking claim to form the new government in the state.

Vajpayee was an inclusive leader. He let colleagues do their job and critics speak up: Arun Shourie

August 16, 2018 1:56 pm

As India loses one of its most charismatic prime ministers, former Rajya Sabha MP Arun Shourie talks talks about all that Vajpayee stood for. “When Vajpayee ji made a promise, people believed him. There was a reason for that.”

Delhi police take intelligence management measure

February 23, 2016 4:41 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Delhi Police Commissioner B.S Bassi on Tuesday said that Delhi Police are installing high definition cameras at 50 locations, which will be connected through wireless to their control room to ensure real time traffic updates to the people in the city. Bassi added that this would eventually be a part of an App alerting people about traffic congestion. As of now, 13 cameras have been fitted at five points, including ITO, Dhaula Kuan, AIIMS, Laxmi Nagar and ISBT Kashmiri Gate. Besides, that Delhi Police have also planned to lace traffic cops with body-worn cameras. Bassi further said that they have procured 200 body-worn cameras.

SI shot woman multiple times: Eyewitness

January 17, 2016 9:52 am

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): An eyewitness of the incident of the Delhi police sub-inspector shooting himself on Sunday said that the woman and the sub-inspector had arrived at the park together. After sitting in the park for some time, the officer shot himself after shooting the woman multiple times.

Delhi: Cop shoots self after fatally shooting woman

January 17, 2016 9:51 am

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): A sub-inspector has shot himself after shooting a woman in sector 4 of Delhi's Dwarka area. Both were admitted to the AIIMS trauma centre where the woman succumbed to her injuries. Further details are awaited.

Sunanda Pushkar’s death was a sudden unnatural death: AIIMS

January 16, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): Dr. Sudhir Gupta, head of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) forensic department, on Saturday alleged that medical report reveals that death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, was a sudden unnatural death and this had been said from the very beginning by the medical board. He added that the report was under consideration and the matter would be investigated accordingly.

Mehbooba Mufti visits Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s graveyard

January 10, 2016 8:51 am

Bijbehara, Jan 10 (ANI): Late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s daughter Mehbooba Mufti and other family members on Sunday visited his grave in Bijbehara, Anantnag district. Sayeed was laid to rest with full state honours on January 8 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Daughter of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Mehbooba Mufti will take over as the 13th Chief Minister of the state.

PM Modi pays homage to late CM Mohd. Sayeed

January 07, 2016 9:04 am

New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid homage to late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at the Palam Airport (Delhi). Sayeed passed away today at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Mortal remains of Sayeed were brought to Palam Airport, from where they were taken to Srinagar for the last rites.