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Genomics study by Nimhans throws light on mysterious Covid spread at Karnataka pharma firm

January 06, 2021 8:14 am

As many as 67 people were infected at the Jubilant Generics pharma firm in Nanjangud which saw infections spreading to the Mandya and Vijayapura region in the March to May period. There were no deaths reported in the cluster.

Karnataka Health Minister hints at police action against untraceable UK returnees

December 29, 2020 8:19 am

Official sources said around 300 people who returned from the UK, where a new strain of coronavirus has emerged recently, were yet to be traced.

14 UK returnees to Karnataka test positive for Covid; samples sent for genetic sequencing

December 26, 2020 6:02 pm

A total of 2,500 people have come to the state from the UK from November 25 till December 22 in two flights-Air India and British Airways.

NIMHANS trains 5,000 members as mental health community workers in Bengaluru

September 05, 2019 4:23 pm

Most of those trained as community health workers come from different walks of life including IT employees, homemakers, and cab or auto-rickshaw drivers.

NIMHANS: Mentally disturbed prisoner who opened fire had sought to meet his mother

August 19, 2015 5:13 am

NIMHANS is reviewing the Standard Operating Procedure and will lay more emphasis on monitoring patients with CCTV cameras and non lethal weapons, a senior staff member said.

Thane mental hospital takes cue from NIMHANS — family ward for patients

April 27, 2015 1:22 am

The plan will benefit over 1,400 patients undergoing treatment at the 1,850 bed Thane hospital.

The Fifth Metro: All wound up

February 08, 2015 11:42 pm

Mental health problems are on the rise and yet the city turns away from them.

Nimhans to conduct national mental health survey

February 06, 2014 1:55 am

The survey will be conducted across states and union territories.

Chemical tag in blood can spot lethal brain tumours

November 25, 2010 4:17 am

The re-emergence of most malignant brain tumour can now be detected by a blood test.

Azad,state govt dragged into Nimhans turf war

January 02, 2010 3:07 am

A turf war is on at one of India’s best-known mental health and higher education facilities,the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences....