World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 26, 2015
The death toll from an explosion at a fireworks factory in southern Italy has risen to eight after one of those hurt succumbed to their injuries, a hospital source said today.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday July 20, 2015
The Mumbai-Pune Expressway witnessed a gory Sunday that claimed three lives after a landslide struck near Khopoli. While two motorists lost their lives in the natural disaster, the third death was that of a young hero who was tragically hit by a car even as he rushed to help the victims of the landslip.
World News | Reuters | Sunday July 19, 2015
A prominent Tibetan monk whose death in jail in China last week raised new questions about the rights of the Tibet community, suffered a heart attack after often refusing to see doctors or take medicine, the Xinhua news agency reported.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A Liberian woman has died of Ebola in a hospital in Monrovia shortly after being admitted, becoming the sixth confirmed case and second death since the virus resurfaced last month, a senior medical official said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to the Centre and the Delhi government over the death of a newborn girl due to denial of treatment at three government hospitals, calling for a report on the matter within four weeks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
A government doctor on sunday was severely beaten up by angry locals at Manikchak in West Bengal's Malda district for referring a woman in labour to another hospital leading to the death of the new born.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
A man died of acute Encephalitis at the North Bengal Medical College (NBMC) Hospital in Kolkata, taking the total number of deaths in the state since January to 21, a senior official of the Health Department said today.
Delhi News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra | Tuesday July 7, 2015
A day-old baby born was turned away by two government hospitals on Monday and died in his parents' arms while waiting at a third.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 6, 2015
The journalist who died on Saturday while investigating the Vyapam scam had no external or internal injury marks, a post mortem at Delhi's AIIMS hospital has said.
India News | Reported by Barkha Dutt, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday July 6, 2015
Almost a year after he was released from jail, Dr Rajendra Arya died in a hospital in his hometown of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. "He was not unwell. Till the end, he had a healthy appetite, he was eating well," his wife, Usha, told NDTV today, rejecting the police's explanation that the 40-year-old doctor died of a sudden kidney infection.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
A petition filed on Thursday in the Bombay High Court sought a probe by Maharashtra government and police into the circumstances leading to the death of a key eyewitness in the 2002 hit-and-run case in which Bollywood actor Salman Khan was convicted last month.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
A 40-year-old vegetable vendor was allegedly electrocuted to death inside a public toilet in East Delhi's Shakarpur area, police said today.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 25, 2015
The worst heat wave to hit Pakistan's southern city of Karachi for nearly 35 years has killed more than 1,000 people, a charity said today, as morgues ran out of space and public hospitals struggled to cope.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 22, 2015
South Korea today reported two MERS fatalities and three new cases, taking the country's death toll to 27 in the largest outbreak of the virus outside Saudi Arabia.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 17, 2015
South Korea today announced its 20th death from the MERS virus as criticism grew of efforts to contain the outbreak, with alarming reports of new cases slipping through a quarantine that already affects thousands.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 15, 2015
South Korea today reported the 16th death in an expanding MERS outbreak and announced financial aid to the tourism industry, warning earnings could be slashed by up to $2.3 billion as thousands cancel travel plans.
World News | Reuters | Sunday June 14, 2015
A South Korean hospital suspended most services today after being identified as the epicentre of the spread of a deadly respiratory disease that has killed 15 people since being diagnosed in the country nearly four weeks ago.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday May 21, 2015
In his complaint filed at the Bidhannagar police station on Wednesday, Raj Kumar Keshri, the father of the deceased cricketer, alleged that the AMRI Hospital, where his son was admitted on April 17 with a head injury, shifted him to another hospital without his consent.
Mumbai News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday May 19, 2015
As a Mumbai model lay in a pool of blood, a knife next to her on the floor, her room-mate pulled out her cellphone and shot the dying 40-year-old, who said she was "fed up with men." Shikha Joshi's room-mate has been asked by the police to explain why she didn't phone for help or rush the model to hospital, instead of wasting time on the recording.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 18, 2015
A 40-year-old model and actor allegedly committed suicide by slitting her throat at her Versova residence on Saturday afternoon.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Friday May 1, 2015
On Thursday, as her family protested against the death of a 14-year-old girl who was thrown off a moving bus after a group of men molested her, her father was found missing from outside the hospital where her mother is being treated for severe injuries.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 1, 2015
At Nepal's crowded National Trauma Centre, overwhelmed doctors make split-second life or death decisions, arranging earthquake victims into order of priority and trying where possible to avoid amputations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Bihar government has ordered an inquiry into row over pasting of 'bhukamp' stickers on the foreheads of injured brought to the Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) after Saturday's earthquake.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday April 20, 2015
Twenty-year-old Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri died in hospital on Monday after suffering injury due to a freak on-field collision three days ago on April 17