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  • Drug usage study triggers war of words

    Drug usage study triggers war of words

    A study on the extent of drug addiction in Punjab has triggered a war of words between political parties over the claim that the number of drug addicts in the state is less than one per cent. While the ruling......

    September 11, 2017
  • Number of drunk two wheeler drivers on the rise: PGI Study

    Number of drunk two wheeler drivers on the rise: PGI Study

    If you are drunk and driving a two wheeler then the risk at your life is even more worse than driving a four wheeler. A latest study by the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh's Departments......

    July 19, 2017
  • Docs give new lease of life to cancer patient

    Docs give new lease of life to cancer patient

    Doctors turned divine soul for Kuldeep Kumar, who not only required timely treatment for renal cancer, but also had no money for the treatment. Putting their best foot forward, the doctors of Indira Gandhi Medical College alleviated his sufferings to......

    July 6, 2017
  • Activities help kids in psychological development

    Activities help kids in psychological development

    It is imperative to engage children in activities at home for their psychological development. Playing riddles and critical thinking diversions could be some of the ideal activities for this purpose. A recent study done by, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education......

    June 15, 2017
  • Kashmiri man harassed, called ‘stone pelter’ in Chandigarh hospital 

    Kashmiri man harassed, called ‘stone pelter’ in Chandigarh hospital 

    A Kashmiri man getting his mother treated at the PGIMER hospital in Chandigarh got a rude shock when a doctor at the prominent hospital called him a “stone pelter”, sources said on Monday. "You throw stones at our security forces......

    May 8, 2017
  • Online registration at PGIMER finds few takers

    Online registration at PGIMER finds few takers

    The online registrations at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Research and Education (PGIMER) Chandigarh are apparently finding few takers due to ignorance. Nearly every year around 25 lakh people enlist themselves at the PGIMER for getting treatment at the......

    March 24, 2017
  • Online registration at PGIMER finds few takers

    Online registration at PGIMER finds few takers

    The online registrations at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Research and Education (PGIMER) Chandigarh are apparently finding few takers due to ignorance. Nearly every year around 25 lakh people enlist themselves at the PGIMER for getting treatment at the New......

    March 23, 2017
  • Increasing air pollution, a threat to children: PGIMER doctor

    Increasing air pollution, a threat to children: PGIMER doctor

    The increasing level of air pollution and climate changes are weakening the respiratory systems of the young generation. Therefore the problem has spread its cobweb from the laboratories of the scientist and the research work of environmentalist. This was revealed......

    February 23, 2017
  • Increasing air pollution, a threat to children: PGIMER doctor

    Increasing air pollution, a threat to children: PGIMER doctor

    The increasing level of air pollution and climate changes are weakening the respiratory systems of the young generation. Therefore the problem has spread its cobweb from the laboratories of the scientist and the research work of environmentalist. This was revealed......

    February 23, 2017
  • PGIMER organises organ donation campaign at Rose festival

    PGIMER organises organ donation campaign at Rose festival

    People are apparently getting more aware about organ donation with 157 registering for it and about 1,200 inquiring about the same in just three days during the just concluded Rose Festival in City Beautiful. This was part of the awareness......

    February 20, 2017
  • Patients, attendants at PGI shivers in cold

    Patients, attendants at PGI shivers in cold

    This year winter in Chandigarh is adding to the miseries of the patients and their attendants who are forced to sleep on the pavements in the open at Post Graduate Institute of Medical and Research (PGIMER). The patients are undergoing......

    January 20, 2017
  • WWII Navy chief reunited, in spirit, with his ship's bell

    WWII Navy chief reunited, in spirit, with his ship's bell

    A Navy chief who died saving his shipmates during the attack on Pearl Harbor has been reunited, in spirit, in Rhode Island with the bell from his ship. The hall where the Navy's senior enlisted-leaders study in Newport is named......

    September 25, 2016