Apollo council : Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, set up on the land given by Delhi government for a song, told the Delhi High Court that it was not obliged to provide free medicines to poor patients as
Nearly 110 patients in Hong Kong were given a fluid suspected to have been contaminated with a human variant of the mad cow disease, hospital authorities said.
The Delhi Muncipal Corporation claimed in the Delhi High Court that the country's largest TB hospital, Rajan Babu TB Hospital has been rid of the menance of stray dogs and other animals. The MCD
Philips Medical Systems has bagged a Rs 200 crore healthcare development project in Gujarat. The project involves the upgradation and maintainance of the medical infrastructure in the state focusing
The Kerala government has approved the project report prepared by the Canadian consultants, SNC Lavin, Montreal, for providing basic facilities for the proposed Rs 103 crore Malabar Cancer Centre to
Pakistan's population is likely to double in the next 24 years and the country will inevitably face a socio-economic resource crunch, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has said.
US and Thai researchers have launched the world's first trials for a potential vaccine against a strain of the AIDS virus which is prevalent in Southeast Asia. The project, announced involves the
At a time when the city is facing a severe shortage of blood, the state health department is holding on to Rs 96.9 lakh of funds from the Centre, earmarked mostly for purchase of blood bags,
French health workers injected 1,75,000 students with an excessive dose of a Hepatitis B vaccine in 1995 that sickened some children, and their parents were never alerted. The health ministry
Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd (RLL), India's largest pharmaceutical company, has become the country's first to launch prescription products under its own label in the United States, the world's largest
Forfeiting our commons
The Lancet’s Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition
President Obama's grand climate plan does not add up
Climate change can no longer be ignored
NGO demands withdrawal of Niyamgiri gram sabha notificatio