Delhi HC adjourns AIIMS doctors association's plea against Ramdev over allopathy remark

Association lawyer said that Ramdev is highly influential and has a very large reach, with followers numbering several lakh on social media, and accordingly, statements made by him have the potential to directly influence his followers.

Jul 26, 2021, 13:18 PM IST

Nothing to panic: Human-to-human bird flu transmission rare, clarifies AIIMS chief Dr Guleria

"The transmission of the virus from birds to humans is rare and sustained human-to-human transmission of the H5N1 virus has not yet been established and therefore there is no need to panic. But then people working closely with poultry must take precautionary measures and maintain proper personal hygiene," Dr Guleria said.

Jul 22, 2021, 07:31 AM IST

India reports its first bird flu death of 2021

A 12-year-old boy, undergoing treatment for H5N1 Avian influenza, passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi

Jul 21, 2021, 06:37 AM IST

More people died of COVID-19 under 50 than any other age group, finds AIIMS study

The study aimed at describing the clinic epidemiological feature and the causes of mortality of patients admitted in dedicated COVID-19 centres in India.

Jun 29, 2021, 09:00 AM IST

Fire breaks out in storeroom of AIIMS Delhi, no injuries reported

“A minor fire was reported in the storeroom of All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Delhi at around 5 am today. The fire was brought under control. No injury was reported in the incident,” said Delhi Fire Department.

Jun 28, 2021, 08:06 AM IST

Amid Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's Delhi visit, JD(U) MLA calls him 'PM material'

The statement by MLA Gopal Mandal, known for his controversial statements, comes as the Bihar CM began a three-day visit to national capital. While this stirred up speculation of the Union Cabinet's expansion and possibility of JD(U) joining the government, Nitish Kumar has insisted that he's in Delhi for personal and medical reasons and that he has no other work in Delhi 

Jun 23, 2021, 13:21 PM IST

COVID-19: The third wave is coming!

Corona cases have decreased in the country, but experts are not ruling out the possibility of a third wave. The way people are seen to be careless in the market, this danger is increasing further.

Jun 20, 2021, 19:52 PM IST

COVID-19 third wave could hit in 6-8 weeks if rules not followed: AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria

The third wave of COVID 19 can strike India in the next six to eight weeks if crowds are not prevented and if rules are broken, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria warned on Saturday.

Jun 19, 2021, 18:51 PM IST

WHO-AIIMS seroprevalence survey outcome 'positive'; larger nationwide sample size needed for comprehensive results: Dr Guleria

AIIMS Delhi Director Dr. Randeep Guleria on Friday (June 18, 2021) said that the outcome of the joint survey by the World Health Organization-AIIMS, which found out that COVID-19 seroprevalence was 55.7 percent and 63.5 percent in the age group below 18 and above respectively, is "positive".

Jun 18, 2021, 13:09 PM IST

Report: Third wave of COVID-19 unlikely to impact children more

The interim report of the sero survey being conducted by 5 hospitals of the country under the leadership of AIIMS has come. AIIMS dismissed the apprehensions of more children getting infected in the third wave.

Jun 18, 2021, 10:58 AM IST

Delhi AIIMS resumes 'routine inpatient admission’ as COVID-19 cases decline

Delhi AIIMS had earlier announced that it will resume the OPD operations latest by June 18 in a phased manner.

Jun 17, 2021, 17:06 PM IST

Fire breaks out at 9th floor of Delhi AIIMS, several firetenders at spot

A fire broke out at Delhi’s AIIMS Convergence block building on Wednesday night and several fire fighting vehicles have reached the spot to douse the fire.

Jun 16, 2021, 23:51 PM IST

AIIMS Delhi to resume OPD services by June 18

For now, OPD registration will be done only on the basis of online or telephonic appointments. 

Jun 15, 2021, 17:38 PM IST

Vaccination: Preparation for trial of Covaxin on children

Enrollment for testing of Covaxin on children will be started at AIIMS from today. This enrollment will be for children of the age group of 6 to 12 years. The first dose of the vaccine has already been given to 12-18-year-olds.

Jun 15, 2021, 09:28 AM IST

AIIMS Delhi to begin clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine on 6-12 age group from Tuesday

The clinical trials will try to evaluate the safety, reactogenicity and immunogenicity of Bharat Biotech's Covaxin jabs in children.

Jun 14, 2021, 13:56 PM IST

Can you take COVID vaccine if you've allergy issues? Here's what experts say

People with allergies have continued to remain worried as to whether they should take the jabs. Doctors put their minds at ease.

Jun 13, 2021, 14:32 PM IST

Supreme Court postpones AIIMS INI CET examination by one month

The top court also clarified that it will not entertain a petition in the matter to cancel the exam. The bench noted, how can we say don`t conduct the exams at all? The court added that "this has never happened. We can`t entertain a request to waive the exam completely."

Jun 11, 2021, 15:03 PM IST

No need to vaccinate people who had documented COVID-19 infection: Health experts

IPHA and IAPSM said that vaccine supply to the rural primary healthcare institutions should be prioritised

Jun 11, 2021, 09:02 AM IST

Delta variant might cause infections despite Covishield, Covaxin shots: AIIMS study

According to separate studies by AIIMS and the National Centre for Disease Control, the 'delta' variant is capable of infecting people even after they have received both doses of the Covaxin or Covishield vaccines. The studies, however, have not been peer-reviewed as yet.

Jun 10, 2021, 10:36 AM IST

No data to show children will be seriously hit in next COVID waves: Delhi AIIMS chief Dr Randeep Guleria

There is no data, either from India or globally, to show that children will be seriously infected in any subsequent COVID-19 waves, Delhi All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr Randeep Guleria said on Tuesday.

Jun 08, 2021, 20:07 PM IST