Teenager sets herself on fire after being gang-raped in Mathura

A teenager has been admitted to Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital with 70 percent burn injuries. She allegedly set herself on fire after being gang-raped by five men of her village in Mathura district.

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.

Soumya Vishwanathan murder case: Accused gets 3-yr jail for throwing chilli on cops

The main accused in the murder of television journalist Soumya Vishwanathan has been sent to three years in jail by a Delhi court in a separate case of trying to escape from custody by throwing chilli powder on police officials in 2009.

Acid attack: Delhi HC asks Safdarjung Hospital to do plastic surgery

The Delhi High Court on Sunday directed Safdarjung Hospital here to carry out the corrective surgery required by a 21-year-old girl who was injured in an acid attack in August last year.

Vardhan inspects Safdarjung hospital

Continuing his inspection spree, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today reviewed the facilities at Safdarjung hospital, one of the largest government healthcare institutions in the national capital.

NADA makes expert panel to boost anti-doping campaign

In order to strengthen its education and awareness program for athletes, the National Anti-Doping Agency has constituted an expert group to identify, advice and formulate a plan for this initiative.

VMMC, UCMS resident doctors to go on strike from Thursday

Residents doctors of Vardhman Mahavir Medical College (VMMC) of Safdarjung Hospital and University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS) will go on a strike on Thursday to protest against the alleged highhandedness of police and administration against junior doctors in Kanpur.

Student from Nagaland found dead in his Delhi house

A 20-year old student of Delhi University from Nagaland was on Monday found dead at his residence in Munirka area of south Delhi.

Infant girl found abandoned outside Delhi hospital

An infant girl was found abandoned in an auto-rickshaw parked outside a government hospital here, police said on Wednesday.

Domestic help attacked with knife in Delhi, rescued

A 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand working as a domestic help in a Vasant Kunj home was rescued this evening and admitted to Safdarjung Hospital with knife injuries, said police.

Odisha to shift burn victim to Delhi

A girl battling for life after being set afire by two people last month in Odisha would be shifted to a New Delhi hospital for better treatment.

JNU student stable but still in ICU

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Roshni is stable but remains in ICU Friday, two days after being attacked savagely with an axe by a besotted classmate who then committed suicide.

Delhi`s Safdarjung Hospital to be redeveloped

The government will redevelop the capital`s Safdarjang Hospital at a cost of Rs.1,332 crore, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said here Tuesday.

Delhi HC notice on code of conduct for doctors

The notice seeks directions to frame a code of conduct and a platform for hospital staff to voice their grievances without inconveniencing patients.

Safdarjung doctors end indefinite strike

Resident doctors of Safdarjung hospital on Wednesday called off their "indefinite strike" on the second day after receiving "firm assurances" from top officers of the Union Health Ministry.

National agency on organ transplant ready

The government would soon come up with a central coordinating agency on organ transplants, the ministry of health Friday said.

OPD services hit as Safdarjung doctors` strike enters 2nd day

The strike of resident doctors in Safdarjung Hospital for better facilities and security entered the second day on Thursday.

Safdarjung resident doctors call off strike

Resident doctors of Safdarjung Hospital Thursday night called off their indefinite strike demanding better facilities and security.

Delhi gang-rape accused Mukesh hospitalised

Proceedings in the Delhi gang-rape case was Monday adjourned for an hour when one of the accused could not be brought to the fast track court hearing the matter as as he was admitted to Safdarjung Hospital for chest pain.

Delhi gang-rape case: Safdarjung Hospital doctors testify

A doctor from Safdarjung Hospital here, who had initially prepared the medical report of the male friend of the December 16 gang-rape victim, Monday recorded his statement in a fast-track court.