Thursday, 27 January, 2022
TopicDelhi hospitals

Topic: Delhi hospitals

Rahul Kanwal alarmed by Delhi test ratio, Zee News on Bollywood’s ‘jihadi agenda’

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

AIIMS’ new 100-bed Burns and Plastic Surgery block to be used as Covid facility

The decision comes a day after CM Arvind Kejriwal said Delhi will need 1.5 lakh beds by 31 July once people start coming to Delhi for treatment from other states.

Hospitals refusing to treat Covid patients must face action: Amicus curiae to Delhi HC

Advocate Om Prakash was appointed as amicus curiae in a petition initiated by Delhi HC to enquire into Centre and Delhi govt's preparedness to deal with Covid-19.

Not the time to do politics, will implement LG, Centre order on hospitals, says Kejriwal

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal's order had overturned the Delhi govt's decision to reserve state-run & private hospitals for its residents.

Delhi govt hospitals, private facilities asked to show number of vacant beds at entry gate

The official order comes in the wake of allegations that hospitals have turned away people, who might have been positive, despite beds being available.

Why Delhi’s Covid patients are running from pillar to post in search of a hospital bed

As cases in Delhi mount to 31,309, changing government orders, stressed health infra and seeming lack of planning have left the city residents helpless.

Kejriwal had restricted Delhi hospitals for residents in 2018 too, but HC had intervened then

A similar circular was issued in 2018 by the Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, denying certain medical facilities to patients who did not have a Delhi voter ID card.

L-G overturning Kejriwal govt’s parochial move is judicious. Delhiites shouldnt have to suffer

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Mayawati terms Kejriwal’s move to reserve Delhi hospitals for its residents ‘unfortunate’

The BSP leader said people from all over the country come to Delhi for work and demanded the Centre to intervene in the matter.

Whose hospitals are they anyway, asks CNN News 18 & Zee News attacks Mark Zuckerberg

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

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File photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow | Photo: Andrey Rudakov | Bloomberg

How Vladimir Putin keeps everyone guessing

Over the years, Putin has always had the upper hand tactically vis-à-vis the West because he’s had what’s called escalation dominance. But experts say he may have gone a big step too far.
AU Small Finance Bank Managing Director and Chief Executive Sanjay Agarwal. | Photo by special arrangement

MSME sector requires hand-holding, Budget measures needed: AU Small Finance Bank MD & CEO

The sector has faced continued distress since the Covid-19 pandemic struck in March 2020. Govt data says about 9% of MSMEs shut down due to the pandemic.


The photo of former PM Indira Gandhi with the three former service chiefs | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.