AIIMS issue: Agitators warn of revolt if promises not fulfilled

The Coordination Committee spearheading the agitation in support of setting up of an AIIMS here on Thursday warned of a "revolt" against the administration if did not take a decision on the issue by July 20.

Sharad Yadav undergoing treatment at AIIMS for lung infection

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav is undergoing treatment at AIIMS for lung infection.

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.

Delhi HC notice on AIIMS plea to replace forensic department head

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Sudhir Kumar Gupta on a plea filed by AIIMS for the appointment of DN Bhardwaj as the new head of its forensic medicine and toxicology department.

India, US ink MoUs on health infra, cancer research, tech

India and the US today signed a series of agreements on health, seeking to enhance cooperation in areas such as cancer research, infrastructure development, training, capacity building and better assessment and application of new diagnostic technologies.

Delhi doctors' strike: AIIMS gets 2,500 referrals

 As the indefinite strike by over 20,000 resident doctors in the national capital continued for the second day on Tuesday, the number of patients referred to the AIIMS crossed the 2,500-mark.

Congress to move EC over Amit Shah as chief guest at Yoga Day function

Congress on Tuesday said it will approach the Election Commission to raise the issue of BJP chief Amit Shah being made the chief guest at an "official function" on International Yoga Day, claiming that it "violated" the model code of conduct in view of the Legislative Council polls.

Over 500 AIIMS doctors to join strike by FORDA

 Over 500 AIIMS doctors here will on Thursday join an ongoing strike called by Delhi-based Federation Of Resident Doctors Association (FORDA), a senior resident doctor said.

Student from troubled Kashmir area cracks AIIMS test

A young man from a militancy-plagued region in Jammu and Kashmir has cracked the AIIMS medical entrance test and is itching to join the country's premier medical institute as a doctor.

Decision on AIIMS issue by July 20, J&K govt to agitators

The 72-hour long bandh call given by AIIMS coordination committee was called off today after the J&K government assured to hold talks with the Centre and take a decision on the issue by July 20.

AIIMS cannot be accomplished by waving magic wand: BJYM

 Asserting that AIIMS cannot be accomplished by waving magic wand, the BJP's youth wing on Wednesday asked protesters, who are on a chain hunger strike demanding setting up of the premier medical institute in Jammu, not to take the hard line stand of calling bandh rather resolve the issue through negotiation.

Jammu people be ready for 'decisive battle' over AIIMS: Congress

 Extending its support to 72-hour-long bandh call from June 19 in Jammu, Congress on Wednesday asked the people of the city to get ready for "decisive battle" over the demand of setting up of AIIMS in the region.

Committed towards setting up of AIIMS in Jammu: BJP

Reiterating its commitment towards the establishment of AIIMS in Jammu, BJP on Tuesday termed the three-day bandh call from June 19 as an attempt by some "vested elements" to mislead the public and disturb the situation ahead of the upcoming Amarnath yatra in the state.

Sanjiv Chaturvedi moves CAT against Health Ministry order

Controversial Indian Forest Service officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi has moved the CAT against Health Ministry and AIIMS order allegedly nullifying his Annual Performance Appraisal Report (APAR) and directing him to re-write it.

JKNPP to protest outside Parliament over AIIMS issue

The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) will hold a demonstration outside the Parliament in Delhi on June 18 to demand setting up of AIIMS in Jammu.

AIIMS issue: Hunger strike enters 5th day in Jammu

More than 40 members of the AIIMS coordination committee today took their turn as the chain hunger strike entered fifth consecutive day on Tuesday.

AIIMS issue: Civil groups' hunger strike enters second day in J&K

 A chain hunger strike launched by the coordination committee of various civil groups demanding setting up of AIIMS in Jammu region entered the second consecutive day on Saturday.

Jammu parties begin indefinite dharna over AIIMS demand

The coordination committee of various civil groups demanding the setting up of an All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Jammu, Friday began an indefinite dharna here.

Rare case of congenital fusion: AIIMS committee on removal of girl's kidneys case

A high-powered committee of AIIMS constituted to probe the allegation of removal of kidneys of a 6-year-old girl has said that there was no breach of standard protocols as it was a "rare case of congenital fusion of two kidneys."

Govt working to ensure AIIMS for both Jammu, Kashmir regions

Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday sought to put an end to the controversy surrounding the setting up of an AIIMS in the state, saying it is working to ensure that the institution will come up in both the regions.