Medtronic to provide ear care to 10 mn poor

New Delhi, March 5 : Medical technology company Medtronic on Monday said it has committed itself to providing ear care to 10 million poor people in the country through its Indian subsidiary by 2025. “India Medtronic Private Limited aims to provide quality ear care to 10 million people from the underserved community of India by […]

HeliTaxi service opens between Bengaluru airport and city

Bengaluru, March 5 : A helicopter shuttle service (HeliTaxi) was opened in Bengaluru on Monday for the public between the Bengaluru airport and the city, in a bid to provide last-mile connectivity. The Bengaluru International Airport Limited (BIAL), located in Devanahalli, about 40 km from the city centre, had tied up with helicopter service provider […]

Rajasthan health department faces probe for misdiagnosing Governor

Jaipur, March 5 : After Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh tested negative for H1N1 on Monday in Delhi’s Apollo Hospital, Rajasthan State Health Medical Department is facing criticism for incorrectly diagnosing the Governor with swine-flu. The false reports have raised questions about the working of the State Health Medical Department, with the Governor requesting the state […]

Himachal to set up medicinal plant board centre

Shimla, March 5 : The Himachal Pradesh government on Monday approved the setting up of a regional-cum-facilitation centre of the National Medicinal Plants Board of the Ministry of Ayush in the state at an outlay of Rs 748.30 lakh. The centre will be set up in Jogindernagar town in Mandi district, a government spokesperson told […]

Medical, bar associations extend support to ‘RapeRoko’ campaign

New Delhi, March 4 : The #RapeRoko campaign, started by the Delhi Women Commission (DCW) after the rape of an eight-month-old baby, has received support from the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and the Bar Associations of Delhi, the Commission said on Sunday. “Today Indian Medical Association and Bar Associations of Delhi have extended support to […]