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Kerala: Woman Who Kidnapped Infant Had Clear Plan, Says Investigating Official

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Mathew said the security measures inside the hospital and the maternity ward were up to the mark but the woman was able to bypass all of it as she was disguised as a nurse.

Children Honour 'Corona Warriors', Send Handmade Rakhis And Cards For Doctors And Nurses

Aug 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Children from SOS Children's Villages of India, a pan-India NGO, at Greenfields, Faridabad, have sent handmade 'rakhis' and greetings cards to doctors, nurses and other staff of Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital in Saket and Max Hospital, Gurgaon

Hungary: Health Care Workers Protest For Higher Wages

Hungary's health care system has struggled to cope with the strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, which ravaged the country in fall and winter

Kejriwal Writes To PM Seeking Bharat Ratna For Doctors, Nurses For Service During Pandemic

Jul 04, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

It will be a true homage to doctors who lost their lives, says Kejriwal.

'No Malayalam' Circular: Delhi Hospital Official Apologises

The hospital had withdrawn the circular on Sunday, saying it was issued “without any instruction or knowledge of the hospital administration and the Delhi government”.

15 May, 2021

Body Of Kerala Nurse Killed In Israel Rocket Attack Reaches India

Outlook Web Bureau

Minister of External Affairs V. Muraleedharan was personally present to receive the remains.

12 May, 2021

International Nurses Day: The Covid Warriors And Real Bravehearts

Minimole Varghese

The stories and experiences that nurses have had since the pandemic is beyond compare but the lessons learned are here to stay.

15 December, 2020

Delhi HC Restrains AIIMS Nurses From Continuing Indefinite Strike


The court has issued notice to the nurses union and listed the matter for hearing in January 2021.

19 September, 2020

Rajya Sabha Bill 2020: The New Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Bill Safeguard Healthcare Workers

Outlook Web Bureau

Health Minister introduced the Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Bill, 2020 in parliament today to replace an ordinance issued by the government in April. The bill ensures there is zero-tolerance to any form of violence against healthcare service personnel and damage to property.

01 July, 2020

'Huge Recognition For Frontline Warriors': AIIMS Nurse On Conversation With Rahul Gandhi

Preetha Nair

Krishnan was one of the four nurses who were selected for Gandhi’s interaction on ‘Doctor’s Day’, in which they spoke about the challenges faced by frontline warriors who are putting their lives at risk in the fight against Covid-19.

11 June, 2020

Coronavirus Pandemic: Adam Gilchrist Lauds Efforts Of Indian Nurse, Sharon Verghese In Australia


Sharon Verghese, who is a student at the University of Wollongong, has been working as an aged-care worker during the lockdown enforced by the coronavirus pandemic


22 April, 2020

Coronavirus: Centre Brings Tough Law For Attack On Health Workers; Guilty Could Face 5 Years In Jail

Outlook Web Bureau

Asked whether the new changes in the law will be applicable even after the threat of COVID-19 is over, Javadekar said that the ordinance has been approved to amend the Epidemic Act.

19 April, 2020

Two Doctors, Six Nurses Test Positive For Coronavirus At Delhi Medical College


The hospital has initiated a contact tracing to find out who all had come in contact with them in the last few days.

25 March, 2020

Doctors And Nurses, The Real Soldiers Fighting Coronavirus, Can't Even Get To Hospitals With Dignity

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Though the government has exempted essential services such as hospitals to function without any hindrance, hospitals and doctors associations have claimed that the absence of public transport is impacting their movement in a big way.

09 June, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Meets Kerala Nurse Who Held Him As A Newborn

Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi hugged her and held her hand when Vavathil and her family came to meet him at a guest house in Kerala this morning.

09 April, 2018

Three Infants Die, Six Fall Ill In Jharkhand After Getting Vaccination, Villagers Hold Auxiliary Nurse Midwife Hostage

Outlook Web Bureau

Concerned officials reached the village to probe the reason behind the death.


10 September, 2017

Here Is Why Assamese Actor-Turned-BJP MLA Wants A Dedicated Mother-Baby Room In Assembly

Outlook Web Bureau

The 31-year-old first-time MLA gave birth to her daughter, Namami, on August 3.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz