World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 9, 2015
A hepatitis C scare linked to four deaths so far in Singapore widened Friday after its largest hospital said nearly 1,000 patients and health staff need to be screened for the virus.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 9, 2015
Thirty-three people are still missing five days after a catastrophic US air strike on an Afghan hospital, medical charity MSF said today, sparking fears that the death toll may significantly rise.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
An Indian-origin man has filed a case against a hospital in the UK alleging that faster intervention from its doctors could have saved his 30-year-old wife's life who died from multiple organ failure.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 23, 2015
The death toll from a series of bomb blasts blamed on Boko Haram in Maiduguri in northeastern Nigeria has risen to at least 117, hospital sources said Tuesday, more than twice the official tally.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 20, 2015
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today condoled the sudden demise of its president Jagmohan Dalmiya.
Delhi News | Written by Ketki Angre | Saturday September 19, 2015
The intermittent sobs are hard to miss. As relatives and friends gather to pay their condolences to Ram Kishore, whose teenaged son, Rishabh, died of dengue on Thursday, there is anger and helplessness. In one week, the security guard's family took a loan and spent close to Rs 3 lakh for 17-year-old Rishabh's treatment in different private hospital...
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Surabhi Pandey | Sunday September 13, 2015
The Union Health Ministry has sought a report from the Delhi government over the death of a seven-year-old boy who died of suspected dengue after being refused admission by private hospitals in the city. Meanwhile, Delhi's Health Department issued show-cause notices to five private hospitals that allegedly turned away dengue patients.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
An 18-year-old boy succumbed to dengue fever at the Delhi government-run Lal Bahadur Shastri (LBS) Hospital, hospital authorities said today, taking the dengue death toll to five.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
With a smile on his face, lying on the hospital bed, Aadesh Shrivastava had shared his photograph on Whatsapp with Sonu and captioned it: "Mere chota bhai, khush raho (my younger brother... be happy)." To which Sonu Nigam replied: "Lots of Love Aadesh bhai. Prayers and best wishes. You will get well soon. Jaimataki"
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 5, 2015
Mr Shrivastava, who battled cancer five years ago, was diagnosed with the same disease again. He was said to be in a critical condition when he was admitted to the hospital. He died in the wee hours of September 5 at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2015
With Odisha government refusing to take service of six doctors sent by the Centre to work at Sishu Bhavan in Cuttack, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today asked the state to refrain from indulging in politics at least in the health matters.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 2, 2015
French judges investigating claims that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was murdered have closed the case without bringing any charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Andhra Pradesh News | AFP | Thursday August 27, 2015
Three health officials have been suspended by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu, after a newborn baby died allegedly due to being bitten by a rat in a state run hospital, as protests by civil society continue in Guntur city demanding action against the medical staff.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Sarabjit Singh, an Indian resident of the Bhikhiwind village at the Indo-Pak border, was convicted as a terrorist by Pakistan's Supreme Court in 1991. After 22 years on death row, he was attacked by fellow inmates in jail and died in a Lahore hospital six days later
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) over reports of a labourer's death and injuries to another due to negligence.
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.