Ensure dispensation of medicines from pharmacy resumes without delay: Delhi HC to AIIMS.

The Delhi High Court has asked the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to ensure that dispensation of medicines from its pharmacy, which was functioning in limited capacity due to the coronavirus lockdown, resumes without any delay. A bench of justices Vipin Sanghi and Rajnish Bhatnagar asked AIIMS to work out the modalities and […]

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Delhi High Court has directed the AIIMS to pay Rs 50,000

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the AIIMS to pay Rs 50,000 as costs to an MBBS aspirant, who was not allowed to write the entrance exam after his Aadhaar card could not be scanned at the centre, and also issued a slew of direction to avoid a repeat of the incident. .”In view […]

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Supreme Court sets aside Himachal High Court order denying relief to IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi

The Supreme Court has set aside a high court order that had declined to interfere with a plea made by Indian Forest Service officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi seeking a stay on a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by Himachal Pradesh Chief Secretary Vineet Chawdhary. An supreme court bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra found […]

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SC orders woman’s examination over plea to abort 28-week-old foetus

The Supreme Court today set up a medical board comprising doctors from the AIIMS to ascertain the health condition of a 28-week-old foetus and the pregnant woman who wanted to abort it on the ground of abnormality. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud asked the […]

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AIIMS admits in Delhi HC its laser machine not working

India’s premier hospital AIIMS today admitted that its ‘pulse dye laser’ machine, needed for skin treatment, has been out of order for several months, after Delhi High Court castigated it following a complaint that a patient was not getting treated for a serious ailment. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva was told by the counsel for All India […]

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SC lets Asaram to be brought to AIIMS for check-up

The Supreme Court today allowed self-styled religious figure Asaram Bapu to be taken to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here from Jodhpur jail under police custody for medical examination. A bench of Justices A K Sikri and N V Ramana however refused the plea of 75-year-old man, who heads a sect, seeking […]

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Preserve counselling video for PG courses: Delhi HC

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Delhi High Court today directed the AIIMS to preserve the video records of a counselling session for post-graduate medical courses held recently, which has come under challenge before it. The court also issued notice for July 13 to a student who got admission in MD course in Nuclear Medicine even when his rank was allegedly […]

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AIIMS asked to pay 1 L for negligent eye treatment

The premier health institute, AIIMS, has been directed to pay Rs one lakh by a consumer forum here to the parents of a girl child for alleged negligence in carrying out transplantation of cornea in her eye. South Delhi District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum bench presided by Justice N K Goel asked the hospital to […]

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Man accused of stalking AIIMS doctor walks free

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A man, accused of stalking and molesting a woman doctor at AIIMS, has been let off by a Delhi court which gave him benefit of doubt saying the prosecution could not prove its case. Metropolitan Magistrate Pooja Aggarwal acquitted the man, who was also an employee at the hospital, saying the alleged message sent by […]

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Inter-caste marriage : SC orders to protect newly-wed

The Supreme Court today asked the Haryana police to provide security to a newly-wed couple against whom a ‘khap panchayat’ in Faridabad has issued diktat for having an inter-caste marriage. A vacation bench of justices Prafulla C Pant and Amitava Roy also asked Haryana Police and its Delhi counterpart to file response within four weeks […]

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