Mumbai: In a surprise move, Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was secretly shifted from a Mumbai prison to a Pune jail early Wednesday, official sources said. The actor was taken from the high-security Arthur Road Central Jail in south Mumbai in a van around midnight and delivered to the Yerawada Central Jail in Pune early Wednesday. [...]
The Nims stent scam that has come to light after the arrest of a top cardiologist calls for some serious introspection by the medical fraternity and increased vigilance by regulators. When those who have sworn a solemn oath to practice their profession with conscience fall prey to the lure of money, it is the stature [...]
The State’s initiative to introduce generic medicines on an experimental basis in government hospitals has failed to gather steam, with hospitals like NIMS not having an outlet for the same. The State government’s initiative in revolutionising health care services has not received all the attention it deserves. Because, when generic medicines were introudced for sale [...]
The Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) in Hyderabad is a hospital of considerable repute. Founded in 1961 as an Orthopaedic Hospital by the Nizam’s Charitable Trust, the hospital was handed over to the AP government for 99 years on a one-rupee-a-year lease in 1976.
HYDERABAD: Senior IAS officer and Principal Secretary (Home) B P Acharya, who was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) naming him as the prime accused in the Emaar Properties case, was shifted to Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) on complaint of chest pain. The CBI, which arrested him on Monday afternoon, sought [...]
Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), which is suffering from paucity of funds and host of several problems, is clueless on how to address them. The institution and its administrators are caught in a bind between government control and autonomy. With gaping holes in administration and operations, from lack of equipment to chronic red tapism, [...]