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Ravindra Jadeja’s restaurant raided, inedible food items found

Ravindra Jadeja’s restaurant raided, inedible food items found

Jadeja is one of the many Indian cricketers who have their own restaurants.

Oct 07, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Sharp drop in BRD hospital deaths this year: Government data

Sharp drop in BRD hospital deaths this year: Government data

The data showed the average daily deaths translating to 16 in 2014, 19 in 2015 and 17 in 2016 — as against 6.5 a day till August this year.

Sep 03, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Floods claim 53 more lives in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal

Floods claim 53 more lives in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal

At least 36 more flood- related deaths have been reported from Bihar and Assam, even as over 1.20 crore people have been marooned in the two states.

Aug 17, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

Karnataka shocker: Denied stretcher, wife drags ailing husband

An elderly woman dragged her ill husband along the floor to get his scanning done.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:57 PM IST

UP to appoint vigilance officer to check graft in health department

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday announced that it will appoint a chief vigilance officer in health department with an aim to minimise corruption. 

May 23, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
Death toll from Australia's thunderstorm asthma reaches eight

Death toll from Australia's thunderstorm asthma reaches eight

The storm overwhelmed emergency services and hospitals in this city of 4.5 million people, with 8,500 receiving hospital treatment.

Nov 29, 2016, 14:18 PM IST

Over 100 fresh dengue cases in Bengal

 Altogether 132 fresh dengue cases were detected in West Bengal over the past 24 hours, but there were no deaths, a state health department official said here on Wednesday.

Aug 10, 2016, 21:37 PM IST
MP floods: 15 killed, water level gradually decreasing, says Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan

MP floods: 15 killed, water level gradually decreasing, says Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan said that at least 15 people have lost their lives so far in the flash floods.

Jul 10, 2016, 13:41 PM IST

Health Department declares 'No More Betel Spitting' in Kanpur

Kanpur's health department has come up with an plan curb messy spitting of chewed betel in public places.

Feb 04, 2016, 21:46 PM IST

Odisha sacks 408 doctors for long absence

 Odisha on Friday dismissed 408 doctors for leaving their place of duty without authorisation for a long period, said an official.

Nov 14, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

Dengue cases on rise in Gurgaon, one dead

The number of patients suffering from dengue fever is on the rise here, with one person having already succumbed to the viral disease.

Aug 21, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

J&K minister fines health officials for dereliction of duty

Jammu and Kashmir Health Minister Chowdhary Lal Singh has imposed a fine on several officials of the health department here for dereliction of their duties, an official spokesperson said.

May 23, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

Swine flu: Toll crosses 1,700; H1N1 cases rise in Delhi

The number of swine flu cases in the national capital has gone up with the dip in mercury following rains in past few days.

Mar 16, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

Sufficient medicines in Thane to tackle swine flu: Official

Sufficient stock of swine flu medicines is available in the hospitals of Thane division, a senior health official has assured.

Feb 22, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Swine flu deaths on rise in Madhya Pradesh, toll reaches 81

As many as 81 people have died of swine flu in Madhya Pradesh this year, authorities said.

Feb 18, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

Workers to be trained to handle swine flu cases in Delhi

The Delhi health department will train workers in government and private hospitals to tackle the rising number of swine flu cases, an official said Friday.

Jan 02, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

Assam health department geared up for post-flood scenario

Assam's Health and Family Welfare department was providing immediate medical care in the relief camps and was also geared up to combat any outbreak of epidemics in the post-flood scenario.

Sep 26, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

Another scam in health department under Nitish Kumar, claims Sushil Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Modi on Thursday alleged that a scam of several crores of rupees had taken place in the health department last year when the portfolio was with the then Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Sep 12, 2014, 01:36 AM IST

Odisha health dept join hands with other dept to fight dengue

The Health and Family Welfare department has sought active cooperation from industries, steel and mines, home and housing and urban development departments to tackle the vector-borne disease.

Sep 06, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Malaria kills 55 in Tripura

A malaria epidemic has killed at least 55 people, including 46 children, in Tripura this month while thousands have fallen ill, officials said here Sunday.

Jun 29, 2014, 15:34 PM IST