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Applications open for UG, PG students for iFellowship in medical device, stipend at Rs 60,000

December 29, 2020 5:07 pm

While students from any stream can apply preference will be given to candidates who have "demonstrated a track record of innovation, passion for entrepreneurship". The last date to apply is January 25.

Delhi: Dip in Covid cases but not death rate, experts urge caution

December 29, 2020 9:46 am

On Monday, the city saw 564 new cases of Covid-19, the lowest single-day spike since May 26. The death toll reached 10,474 with 21 new fatalities recorded in a day.

PM to lay foundation stone for AIIMS Rajkot on Dec 31

December 25, 2020 11:32 pm

An official release from the state information department said that the Prime Minister would lay the foundation stone of the AIIMS campus near Para Pipaliya village, through video-conferencing from Delhi, while CM Vijay Rupani would remain present at the site in Rajkot.

Four months after Amritsar SMO’s death due to Covid, his wife takes her own life

December 25, 2020 9:14 pm

Employees Welfare Association, Amritsar, had also written a letter regarding delay in the payment of pension and other funds to family of Dr Arun Kumar on November 28.

India experts to meet today over new virus strain in UK

December 21, 2020 7:18 am

Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that he believes “personally” that India could be in a position to begin administering the vaccine to the public “maybe” next month.

AIIMS: Delays in admissions, docs under pressure as strike leaves patients in lurch; nurses say blame admin

December 16, 2020 1:50 am

Earlier in the day when the strike was on, the Emergency unit saw no new admissions, with paramedic staff saying around 20 ambulances either returned or were referred to other hospitals late Monday night and early Tuesday morning.

Court restrains AIIMS nurses’ union from continuing strike

December 16, 2020 1:40 am

AIIMS, in a petition before the court, submitted that the union is a public utility service as defined in Section 2(n) of the Industrial Disputes Act and their strike is in violation of Section 22 of the Act.

Explained: Why are AIIMS nurses protesting despite the Covid-19 pandemic?

December 21, 2020 3:05 pm

AIIMS nurses protest: Despite requests from the administration to continue work in view of the Covid-19 situation, nurses have refused to relent. Here's why

Hours after Delhi High Court order, AIIMS nurses call off strike

December 15, 2020 11:10 pm

Earlier today, AIIMS had approached the High Court against the union, arguing that its strike was "against the law and public interest" and has brought the hospital to a standstill. 

3,000 AIIMS nurses on indefinite strike

December 15, 2020 3:33 am

Later at night, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan issued an order, citing a Delhi High Court judgment, and directed the AIIMS administration to ensure the directions are strictly followed.


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

June 22, 2020 6:16 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

June 22, 2020 6:19 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.