Rising COVID-19 cases, high positivity rate and low testing level in parts of Delhi worrisome, says Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
According to Union health ministry data, Delhi has reported 606 deaths due to COVID-19 and 23,645 cases till 8 am on Thursday.
MHA blacklists 2,550 foreigners, who attended Tablighi Jamaat event, for visa rules violation; bans entry into India for 10 years
The action has been taken by the home ministry after various state governments provided details of the foreigners who were found to be illegally living in mosques and religious seminaries across the country.
AIIMS entrance exams for July/August 2020 session postponed to 11 June, admit card to be available at www.aiimsexams.org
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has postponed the entrance exam date for the July-August 2020 Session due to situation related to COVID-19 outbreak
Mumbai faces shortage of medical staff, hospital beds as coronavirus cases rise to 30,359; city records one-fifth of infections in India
Mumbai’s municipal authority said it had ordered public officials to take control of at least 100 private hospital beds in all 24 zones in the city of almost 20 million people to make more beds available for coronavirus patients.
Dr JN Pande dies at 79: Ex-head of AIIMS' Dept of Medicine and eminent pulmonologist had tested positive for coronavirus
Dr Jitendra Nath Pande, an eminent pulmonologist and former head of the Department of Medicine at AIIMS in Delhi, who had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, died at his residence
AIIMS PG entrance exam: Admit card release postponed, revised date to be issued shortly; exam will be held in first week of June
The admit card of the AIIMS PG 2020 entrance exam was earlier scheduled to be released on 20 May.
AIIMS will conduct the PG entrance examination for MD/ MS/ MDS/ M. Biotechnology/fellowship programme between 6 and 12 June 2020.
JIPMER invites application for 137 posts of professors, associate professors at AIIMS Bibinagar; visit jipmer.edu.in to apply online
JIPMER has invited online applications for 137 posts of professors at AIIMS Bibinagar in Telangana; candidates can submit the online application by 12 June 2020 till 5 pm on Jipmer.edu.in
Coronavirus Outbreak: AIIMS has started convalescent plasma therapy at various centres, says institute's director Randeep Guleria
'A large number of patients who have become alright, have come forward and have volunteered to donate their blood,' said Guleria.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Nurses in AIIMS Raipur look after 3-month-old baby boy after mother, family test positive for COVID-19
With the mother and two other family members of a three-month-old baby boy infected with the novel coronavirus and undergoing treatment at AIIMS Raipur, the four nurses are now giving motherly care to the infant.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Health experts' task force urges govt to review lockdown, impose cluster restrictions
A group of public health experts on Tuesday urged the Centre to consider reviewing the lockdown imposed to fight the coronavirus pandemic and replace it with cluster restrictions
Coronavirus Outbreak: Odisha reports first COVID-19 death as 72-year-old man from Bhubaneswar dies of infection
The victim had died on Monday and the report confirming that he tested positive for the virus arrived on Tuesday.
As for now, the baby has not been tested for the novel coronavirus but both he and his parents are in a stable condition.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 16-year-old Tablighi Jamaat member tests positive for COVID-19 in Chhattisgarh; cases in state climb to 10
A 16-year-old boy, who is a member of Tablighi Jamaat, tested positive for coronavirus in Chhattisgarh's Korba district on Saturday, officials said.
Coronavirus Outbreak: AIIMS' Dr Prasun Chatterjee on elder care, best hygiene practices and boosting immune system
Dr Prasun Chatterjee, associate professor, Department of Geriatric medicine, AIIMS Delhi and consultant, WHO SEARO, also a founder president of Healthy Aging India, TEDx speaker and an author, speaks to Firstpost on various aspects of COVID-19 with a special emphasis on the elderly.
Kuldeep Sengar, six others convicted of culpable homicide in death of Unnao rape victim’s father; escapes murder charges
A court in Delhi on Wednesday convicted expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of culpable homicide not amounting to murder in the death of the Unnao rape victim's father
In a country that hasn't always given women the same opportunities as men, women have outscored men in various fields time and again.
3D printing in surgery: AIIMS introduces new jaw joint replacement The jaw joint is the most used joint in the body. Medically known as the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), it is the single joint in the face that helps in the opening and closing of the mouth, chewing and even breathing. The joint is located in front of the ear opening
Coronavirus outbreak: 104 kept at ITBP’s Delhi facility under quarantine test negative, reports for 300 people awaited
A total of 104 people kept at an ITBP facility have tested negative for the novel coronavirus, while results for over 300 inmates are awaited, a force spokesperson said
Days after a 17-year-old opened fire at anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protesters near Jamia Millia Islamia university, another man has opened fire in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh area, according to several media reports.