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    AIIMS withdraws order on SOPs issued for medical treatment to MPs amid protests

    India | October 21, 2022 21:00 IST

    The AIIMS, in a fresh letter addressed to the Joint Secretary of the Lok Sabha Secretariat, said that the letter issued earlier by the institution should be treated as withdrawn.

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    IRCTC scam case: Delhi court allows Lalu Prasad Yadav to travel abroad for medical treatment

    India | September 28, 2022 12:32 IST

    IRCTC scam case: The former Bihar chief minister is currently out on bail in the alleged IRCTC scam cases filed by the CBI and ED.

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    Odisha doctor opens 'One Rupee Clinic' to help poor people

    News | February 15, 2021 13:28 IST

    A doctor opened a 'One Rupee Clinic' in Odisha's Sambalpur district. Dr Shankar Ramchandani opened the clinic in Burla to treat the poor people. Shankar said that the 'One Rupee Fee Clinic' is part of his long standing desire to provide free treatment to the poor and underprivileged beyond duty hour. The timings of the clinic are between 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Speaking to media, Dr Shankar Ramchandani said, "I saw how people struggled to get medical aid amid COVID-19 crisis and I wanted to help beyond my duty hour. I charge ?1 so they don't feel they are availing free service." Shankar Ramchandani is an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) in Burla. He has opened the clinic in Burla town where patients have to pay just ?1 for their treatment.

  • Visa exemption for foreigners seeking medical treatment in India

    Visa exemption for foreigners seeking medical treatment in India

    India | November 20, 2019 11:18 IST

    According to the Consulate, the hospital/ treatment center authorities concerned shall furnish the details of the foreigner in a prescribed format along with the details of the indoor medical treatment to be taken by the foreigner, duly certified by the treating doctor to the Foreigner Regional Registration Office (FRRO) concerned within 24 hours after the admission of the foreigner in the hospital/ treatment center for such indoor medical treatment.

  • Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif leaves for London for medical

    Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif leaves for London for medical treatment

    World | November 19, 2019 12:50 IST

    Former Pakistan  PM Nawaz Sharif agreed to go to the UK for treatment, heeding doctors' advice and accepting his family's request. He was scheduled to leave for London on a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight on Sunday. However, he could not leave as his name figured in the no fly-list.  

  • Sharif to travel to London on Tuesday for medical treatment

    Nawaz Sharif to travel to London on Tuesday for medical treatment

    World | November 17, 2019 15:25 IST

    In a blow to the incumbent government, which had placed a condition of indemnity bonds for Sharif's travel, the court on Saturday ordered it to remove his name from the Exit Control List (ECL) without any conditions, Dawn news reported

  • Sharif rejects Pak govt's conditional permission to travel

    Nawaz Sharif rejects Pak govt's conditional permission to travel abroad for treatment

    World | November 13, 2019 14:43 IST

    Pakistan's ailing former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday refused to meet Imran Khan government's demand to submit indemnity bonds worth Rs 700 crores for travel to the UK for medical treatment, saying it was "illegal" and denounced attempts to politicise his health.

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    Jharkhand mob lynching: 5 arrested, 2 cops suspended

    India | June 24, 2019 21:02 IST

    "Two cops, one Sub Inspector and one Assistant Sub Inspector, have been suspended for dereliction of duty. Five people have been arrested so far," said a Deputy Superintendent of Police to IANS over the phone, asking not to be named.

  • Rishi Kapoor leaves for America for a medical treatment

    Rishi Kapoor leaves for America for a medical treatment

    Entertainment | September 30, 2018 8:29 IST

    Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has taken off to America for a medical treatment. And while he hasn't revealed the exact reason yet, he's urged his fans and well-wishers not to speculate or worry.

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav to reach Ranchi today upon expiry of

    Lalu Prasad Yadav to reach Ranchi today upon expiry of thre-day parole

    India | May 14, 2018 9:43 IST

    The RJD supremo, who is serving sentences in a number of fodder scam cases, is also scheduled to complete formalities for availing a six-week provisional bail granted to him by the Jharkhand High Court.

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    Ailing Parrikar will fly to US tonight for further medical treatment

    India | March 06, 2018 21:22 IST

    Parrikar was hospitalised in Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital on Monday for the next course of his treatment. However, now the doctors have advised to move him to US.

  • Sharbat Gula, Afghanistan, India

    Famous 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula to travel India for medical treatment

    World | November 13, 2016 16:27 IST

    National Geographic's famous "Afghan Girl" Sharbat Gula will travel to India to receive free medical treatment. Shaida Abdali, Afghanistan's Ambassador to India, announced on Twitter: "The Iconic Afghan Sharbat Gula will soon be in India

  • Pervez Musharraf

    After government lifts travel ban, Pervez Musharraf leaves for Dubai

    World | March 18, 2016 7:28 IST

    Islamabad:The Pakistani government has allowed former President Pervez Musharraf to travel abroad for medical treatment, the country's Interior Minister said here on Thursday. The decision came a day after the Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered

  • be careful anesthesia may alter emotional behaviour in kids

    Be careful: Anesthesia may alter emotional behaviour in kids

    Lifestyle | September 05, 2015 8:47 IST

    New York: Repeated exposure to anesthesia in early life may alter emotional behaviour that may persist for years, a study has found.The team from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai University in New York

  • girl born with parasitic twin struggling for survival

    Girl born with parasitic twin struggling for survival

    India | January 09, 2015 11:21 IST

    Patna: Nine-year-old Lakshmi Tatma, who was born with a parasitic twin that was removed after a highly-publicised operation in Bengaluru in 2007, is again facing health problems that may threaten her life, her parents say.Lakshmi

  • attacked delhi police officer undergoing treatment at aiims

    Attacked Delhi Police officer undergoing treatment at AIIMS

    India | October 17, 2014 13:08 IST

    New Delhi: A senior Delhi Police officer, who was Thursday injured in an incident of road rage here, is undergoing treatment at AIIMS and is doing "absolutely fine", an AIIMS official said Friday."Amit Singh was

  • chautala s interim bail extended on medical grounds

    Chautala's interim bail extended on medical grounds

    India | July 04, 2013 15:47 IST

    New Delhi, July 4:The Delhi High Court on Thursday extended the interim bail of former Haryana Chief Minister O P Chautala in the JBT teachers' recruitment scam on medical grounds till July 22.Justice Siddharth Mridul

  • mandela responding to medical treatment

    Mandela responding to medical treatment'

    World | March 29, 2013 8:14 IST

    Johannesburg, March 29: Former South African president Nelson Mandela was responding to medical treatment for a recurrence of a lung infection, the presidency said yesterday.The 94-year-old, who served as South African president from 1994 to

  • yemen president saleh says farewell leaves sanaa for us

    Yemen President Saleh Says Farewell, Leaves Sanaa For US

    World | January 23, 2012 8:45 IST

    Sanaa, Jan 23 : Yemen's veteran President Ali Abdullah Saleh said he will head to the United States for medical treatment as he asked his people for forgiveness in a farewell speech delivered as he

  • delhi high court orders release of amar singh s passport

    Delhi High Court Orders Release Of Amar Singh's Passport

    India | December 13, 2011 15:39 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 13: Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh was today allowed by the Delhi High Court to secure his passport from a city court on the ground that he needs it for his frequent