Over 350 donate blood on National Doctors Day in Delhi

Over 350 people, including 250 doctors, on Wednesday donated blood as part of blood donation camps organised to mark the National Doctors Day in the national capital.

Centre asks Delhi hospitals to gear up for dengue outbreak

 The government has asked all the central government-run hospitals in Delhi including AIIMS to "buckle up" to tackle an outbreak of dengue during the monsoon season and prepare an action plan within a week to combat the vector-borne disease.

Doctors go off duty protesting against attack on colleague

Around 15,000 resident doctors at government hospitals in Delhi went off work in protest against the assault on one of their colleagues, causing inconvenience to hundreds of patients.

Swine flu patients complain of inadequate medical facilities in hospitals

Patients undergoing treatment for swine flu in New Delhi have complained of inadequate medical facilities in government hospitals.

Two more suspected swine flu deaths in Delhi

The national capital has witnessed two more death due to suspected swine flu, which if confirmed will take the toll to six, health officials said here Friday.

Swine flu claims two more lives in Delhi, 199 cases in January

Swine flu claimed two more lives in the national capital on Friday, taking the death toll to five while 26 people tested positive for the H1N1 virus.

Delhi Police constable shoots self, battling for life

A 26-year-old Delhi Police constable, reportedly tense over family matters, Sunday shot himself with his service pistol and is battling for his life, police said.

Three held for acid attack in Gurgaon

Three people, including a teenager, were arrested here for acid attack on a woman and her nine-year-old daughter, police said on Friday.

JBT scam: Chautala seeks treatment at RML or Medanta Hospital

Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, serving a 10-year jail term in the teachers recruitment scam case, on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court seeking a direction to Tihar jail authorities to provide him treatment either at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital here or in Medanta hospital in Gurgaon.

Six Indians from Liberia to be tested for Ebola

Six Indian nationals who arrived here from Ebola-hit Liberia Tuesday morning have been sent to the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital for screening and further tests, said an official.

Person back from Nigeria tests negative for Ebola

A person arriving from Nigeria, who was kept at the IGI Airport isolation facility for two days for showing Ebola symptoms upon his arrival and was taken to Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, has tested negative for the virus.

`Indian men have lesser lifespan, more disease-prone`

Having a lesser life span than women, Indian men are also two to four times more prone to cancer, stone diseases, suicides and heart attacks and five to six times more likely to fall prey "lifestyle diseases", an expert said Thursday.

Chautala shifted to Gurgaon hospital for heart sur

Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, who is serving jail term for his involvement in teachers recruitment scam, was on Thursday shifted from Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital to a private hospital in Gurgaon.

RML to start new emergency unit in May

With an aim of lessening dependence of patients on private hospitals, Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital is set to operationalise an exclusive emergency unit.

Unequal distribution of health benefits in country: Azad

India has made substantial progress in building health infrastructure but the progress achieved has not been uniform across the country, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Tuesday.

Delhi has two more swine flu deaths, 53 new cases

Two people suffering from swine flu died Tuesday while 53 others tested positive for the virus here, taking the toll in the city to four and total number of cases to 510 this year, an official said.

Victim of eve-teasing shifted to hospital in Delhi

A minor Dalit girl, who set herself ablaze after being eve-teased, has been shifted to Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in Delhi in a serious condition.

Victim of eve-teasing shifted to Delhi hospital

A minor Dalit girl, who set herself ablaze after being eve-teased, has been shifted to Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in Delhi in a serious condition.

Delhi gang-rape: Fasting protester hospitalised

A 45-year-old man, who was on fast for the past 14 days demanding stringent punishment for the Delhi gang-rape culprits, was hospitalised here on Sunday.

Fire threat looms large over RML Hospital

Govt-run Ram Manohar Lohia hospital that caters to over 7,000 patients a day has not been able to "correct" 16 fire-prone areas inside its premises.