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Heart transported through the green corridor for transplant

26 Dec 2020

Heart transported through the green corridor for transplant

A heart harvested from a 41-year-old woman, who died after suffering bleeding in the brain, was transported from Ghaziabad to Delhi in just 18 minutes through an over 23-km green corridor and immediately transplanted to a chronic cardiac patient, hospital authorities said on Friday.

In a first, Delhi logs over 7,000 new coronavirus cases

07 Nov 2020

In a first, Delhi logs over 7,000 new coronavirus cases

Delhi is buried under a heavy coronavirus caseload and on Friday made a new record by crossing the 7,000-mark for the first time since the outbreak.

Delhi's Health Minister admitted after fever, breathlessness; COVID-19 results awaited

16 Jun 2020

Delhi's Health Minister admitted after fever, breathlessness; COVID-19 results awaited

In a worrisome turn of events, Satyendar Jain, Delhi's Health Minister, was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Super Specialty Hospital after he developed a high fever and had difficulty breathing — both symptoms of the dangerous COVID-19 disease.

Jyotiraditya Scindia and mother test positive for coronavirus, hospitalized

09 Jun 2020

Jyotiraditya Scindia and mother test positive for coronavirus, hospitalized

Former Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia, who joined BJP in March, and his mother Madhavi Raje Scindia have been admitted to Max Hospital, Saket, Delhi after they tested positive for coronavirus.

Beds and Delhi: Heartbreaking stories debunk Arvind Kejriwal's claims

05 Jun 2020

Beds and Delhi: Heartbreaking stories debunk Arvind Kejriwal's claims

As coronavirus cases continue to surge in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wants residents to trust the government. He has repeatedly said Delhi won't become the next New York as it's four steps ahead in this battle.

Northeast Delhi burns: 7 killed, nearly 100 injured in clashes

25 Feb 2020

Northeast Delhi burns: 7 killed, nearly 100 injured in clashes

For nearly 12 hours, Northeast Delhi witnessed high-scale violence on Monday, at a time when US President Donald Trump is in India with his family members and top officials of his administration.

Wife murdered ND Tiwari's son Rohit, erased evidence: Police

24 Apr 2019

Wife murdered ND Tiwari's son Rohit, erased evidence: Police

Late Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister ND Tiwari's son Rohit Shekhar was murdered by his wife Apoorva Shukla Tiwari, Delhi police said on Wednesday.

Rohit, who proved he was Congress-leader ND Tiwari's son, dies

17 Apr 2019

Rohit, who proved he was Congress-leader ND Tiwari's son, dies

Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, the son of late Congress leader Narayan Dutt Tiwari, was pronounced dead on arrival at a Delhi hospital on Tuesday.

Crew member dies on the set of Shahid Kapoor's movie

25 Jan 2019

Crew member dies on the set of Shahid Kapoor's movie

In a tragic incident, a crew member from the Shahid Kapoor-starrer Kabir Singh died on Thursday during the shooting of the film in Mussoorie, Uttarakhand.

Consumer Forum: Alcohol in limited quantity isn't poison, but sugar-content

09 Nov 2018

Consumer Forum: Alcohol in limited quantity isn't poison, but sugar-content

A Chandigarh Consumer Forum observed alcohol taken in limited quantity wasn't poison but sugar content while directing insurance companies to pay Rs. 1.93 lakh to a Mohali resident.

Nepal's PM KP Oli hospitalized due to lung infection

29 Oct 2018

Nepal's PM KP Oli hospitalized due to lung infection

Nepal's Prime Minister KP Oli was hospitalized today after developing a lung infection, the Kathmandu Post reported.

ND Tiwari, former CM of UP and Uttarakhand, dies

18 Oct 2018

ND Tiwari, former CM of UP and Uttarakhand, dies

On Thursday, the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand ND Tiwari passed away. He was undergoing treatment at the Max Hospital in Saket, Delhi.

Delhi air hostess 'commits suicide', family claims murder

16 Jul 2018

Delhi air hostess 'commits suicide', family claims murder

An air hostess associated with Lufthansa Airlines allegedly jumped to her death Friday in Delhi's posh Panchsheel Park locality.

Weighing 237kg, he is world's heaviest teen to undergo surgery

03 Jul 2018

Weighing 237kg, he is world's heaviest teen to undergo surgery

When Mihir Jain was born he weighed 2.5 kg, just like any normal kid. Eventually, he started gaining weight, weighed 60-70kg when he turned 5, and when he reached 14, his weight shot up to 237kg.

Gurugram: Family alleges woman died of medical-negligence in Max Hospital

27 Jun 2018

Gurugram: Family alleges woman died of medical-negligence in Max Hospital

Family members of a woman, who underwent a heart surgery at the Max Hospital in Haryana's Gurugram, alleged she died today due to the negligence of the hospital administration.

#WorldNoTobaccoDay: Doctors raise awareness about the perils of smoking

31 May 2018

#WorldNoTobaccoDay: Doctors raise awareness about the perils of smoking

Smokers are at a risk of losing their teeth almost twice as fast as non-smokers, dental experts have cautioned while underlining that smoking is an impediment to effective treatment of gum disease.

Jaitley shifted out of ICU, recovering after kidney transplant

25 May 2018

Jaitley shifted out of ICU, recovering after kidney transplant

Arun Jaitley, who underwent a successful kidney transplant at the AIIMS on May 14, has been shifted out of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and is recovering.

Arun Jaitley undergoes successful kidney transplant at AIIMS

14 May 2018

Arun Jaitley undergoes successful kidney transplant at AIIMS

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley underwent a successful kidney transplant surgery today at the AIIMS in Delhi.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley undergoing kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS-Delhi

14 May 2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley undergoing kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS-Delhi

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is undergoing a kidney transplant operation at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.

Jaitley admitted to AIIMS, kidney transplant tomorrow

07 Apr 2018

Jaitley admitted to AIIMS, kidney transplant tomorrow

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underwent a series of medical tests at AIIMS ahead of his kidney transplant surgery.

FM Arun Jaitley likely to undergo surgery for kidney-related ailment

05 Apr 2018

FM Arun Jaitley likely to undergo surgery for kidney-related ailment

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is suffering from a kidney ailment and may have to undergo a surgery, sources close to the minister said.

Four national-level players killed, one world champion injured in accident

07 Jan 2018

Four national-level players killed, one world champion injured in accident

Four national-level powerlifters were killed and two others, including a world champion, were grievously injured in an accident on the Delhi-Panipat National Highway 1.

#WhatTheHealth: India's healthcare crisis- 70 years after independence, where're we?

25 Dec 2017

#WhatTheHealth: India's healthcare crisis- 70 years after independence, where're we?

Adya, a seven-year-old Delhi resident, diagnosed with dengue, died in September despite being given the best treatment, or so her parents thought.

Hospitalization services cost the most in Gujarat among rural India

12 Dec 2017

Hospitalization services cost the most in Gujarat among rural India

Among rural India, hospitalization services are the most expensive in Gujarat, costing Rs. 32,503 on an average per case.

#WhatTheHealth: Parents of 9-year-old blame Delhi's Hospital for her death

11 Dec 2017

#WhatTheHealth: Parents of 9-year-old blame Delhi's Hospital for her death

After the Delhi government cancelled the license of Max Hospital over alleged medical negligence, similar news has surfaced from another hospital in the capital.

Delhi Medical Association threatens strike against cancellation of Max's license

10 Dec 2017

Delhi Medical Association threatens strike against cancellation of Max's license

A day after the Delhi government cancelled the license of Max Hospital for declaring a living newborn 'dead'. the Delhi Medical Association (DMA) wrote to CM Arvind Kejriwal seeking withdrawal of its "irrational and autocratic" decision.

Delhi govt cancels Max Hospital's license after 'dead' newborn fiasco

08 Dec 2017

Delhi govt cancels Max Hospital's license after 'dead' newborn fiasco

The Delhi government has cancelled the license of the reputed Max Hospital after it wrongly declared a newborn dead.

Newborn mistakenly declared dead by Max passes away

06 Dec 2017

Newborn mistakenly declared dead by Max passes away

A newborn that was mistakenly declared dead by Delhi's Max Hospital has passed away. He was undergoing treatment at another hospital.

Max-Hospital fiasco: 'Dead' baby found alive on way to burial

01 Dec 2017

Max-Hospital fiasco: 'Dead' baby found alive on way to burial

In another case of negligence by private hospitals, Max in Delhi's Shalimar Bagh declared two newborns dead, only to have the parents find one alive on their way to performing their babies' last rites, HT reports.

Notable Indian scientist, academician Yash Pal dies at 90

25 Jul 2017

Notable Indian scientist, academician Yash Pal dies at 90

Just a day after eminent scientist UR Rao passed away, another renowned scientist Yash Pal, who was popular for explaining scientific concepts in layman's language, died this Tuesday.

Now, free surgeries at 48 private hospitals of Delhi

09 Jul 2017

Now, free surgeries at 48 private hospitals of Delhi

The AAP government in Delhi has announced free surgeries for locals in 48 private hospitals if they can't get the necessary procedures done at government hospitals.