Aruna Shanbaug, Face Of Euthanasia Debate, Dies
May 18, 2015
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 ...
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 ...
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 wh...
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 injuri...
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
Mumbai News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal, Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora | Thursday April 16, 2015
A woman was arrested today for allegedly throwing her newborn daughter down from the second floor of a private hospital in Dombivli, 46 km from Mumbai. The body of the dead baby was discovered in the hospital compound on the morning of March 12.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 3, 2015
The death toll from an explosion near a bus station in Gombe, northeast Nigeria, has risen to 10, a doctor and nurse at the hospital treating the injured told AFP today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, one of the towering figures of post-colonial Asian politics, died today in hospital, the government said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
Apparently under financial stress, Bhojpuri singer Vikash Rai and four members of his family allegedly committed suicide while another member was admitted to hospital in critical condition in Rohtas district of Bihar, police said today.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Thursday March 12, 2015
A 33-year-old man who had been in police custody was brought dead to a hospital this morning in Telangana's Medak district. Four policemen have been suspended.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Swine flu claimed its first victim in Assam with the death of a 59-year-old man at Jorhat Medical College Hospital where four others have also tested positive.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 5, 2015
Noted foreign affairs expert, political thinker and theologian, Ninan Koshy died today due to age related disease at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram, family sources said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
Former Haryana Chief Minister Hukam Singh today passed away after a brief illness at a private hospital in Gurgaon. He was 89.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 6, 2015
Five more deaths due to swine flu were reported in Rajasthan on Thursday, taking the toll since the beginning of the year to 73, officials said.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday February 5, 2015
A nurse who was trying to help newborns to safety as a dangerous gas cloud formed at a Mexico City hospital has died of injuries she suffered when it ignited in a massive fireball, authorities said on Wednesday.