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After dip, coronavirus cases rising again in Delhi

12 Aug 2020

After dip, coronavirus cases rising again in Delhi

After a brief lull in the rise of coronavirus cases, the numbers have started climbing up again in Delhi, with over 1,000 cases being reported almost daily.

Delhi Health Bill to face the AAP cabinet in January

27 Dec 2018

Delhi Health Bill to face the AAP cabinet in January

Health Minister Satyendra Jain has given nod to his department to finalize the Delhi Health Bill and it is likely to be presented in the AAP cabinet by next month, a senior official said today.

Four-month-old baby dies at Delhi hospital due to negligence

20 Jan 2018

Four-month-old baby dies at Delhi hospital due to negligence

In a shocking incident, a four-month-old baby died due to the negligence of Delhi-based Jaipur Golden Hospital on Friday.

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.

Delhi: Dead girl's kidneys save two lives

02 Sep 2017

Delhi: Dead girl's kidneys save two lives

A 19-year-old girl from Delhi's Chhattarpur, Shakuntala, died at Safdarjung Hospital after consuming poison.

Intern found murdered at Delhi's St Stephen's Hospital

26 Aug 2017

Intern found murdered at Delhi's St Stephen's Hospital

An intern at North Delhi's St Stephen's Hospital was found murdered inside the CT scan laboratory yesterday morning.

Delhi hospitals witness rise in sex-change surgeries

17 Jul 2017

Delhi hospitals witness rise in sex-change surgeries

In Delhi, more people who have gender identity disorder (a conflict between a person's gender and the gender he/she identifies with) are coming forward to undergo sex-change operations. Reportedly, doctors now get 3-4 requests every month as opposed to 1-2 annually a decade ago.

Delhi hospital fined for leaving needle in woman's uterus

12 Jun 2017

Delhi hospital fined for leaving needle in woman's uterus

A private hospital was imposed Rs. 30 lakh as negligence cost for leaving a needle behind in a woman's uterus after her delivery in 2009.

Less than 125 new ventilators being used in Delhi hospitals

25 May 2017

Less than 125 new ventilators being used in Delhi hospitals

125 ventilators were brought last December to add to the 80 existing ones in Delhi hospitals, but less than half of them are being used.

Delhi- Issuance of restaurant licenses to get harder

24 May 2017

Delhi- Issuance of restaurant licenses to get harder

The New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) is going to make the process of issuing and renewing licenses of restaurants, pubs, cafes and eateries more tough.