World | Reuters | Wednesday August 20, 2014
In a Ukrainian city stalked by death, Tatyana Makarchuk, the director of Donetsk Maternity Hospital No. 3, is making sure that new life can survive.
World | Adam Nossiter, New York Times | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The signs of a deadly struggle remain: Scattered around the houses of the Ebola dead lie empty pill packages, their plastic casings punched through. Nearby in the mud are used packets of oral rehydration salts. The pills did not work and the hurried ...
World | Reuters | Thursday August 7, 2014
Health workers in West Africa appealed on Wednesday for urgent help in controlling the world's worst Ebola outbreak as the death toll climbed to 932 and Liberia shut a major hospital where several staff were infected, including a Spanish priest.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
With the death of one more infant this morning, a total of 12 infants have died at Jangipur Sub-Divisional Hospital in Murshidabad district in the last two days, health officials said today.
Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday July 28, 2014
Just a few days after a man from Manipur was beaten to death in Delhi, another person from the state has been beaten up in the national capital's suburb Gurgaon.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 27, 2014
Inside Ashraf al-Qudra's cramped office in Shifa hospital, the phone never stops ringing, with news flooding in of the latest victims of Israel's devastating 20-day military operation.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
A high alert has been sounded in Arunachal Pradesh following the death of a 10-year-old girl while 11 others have taken ill from Japanese Encephalitis.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 26, 2014
A court in the US has indicted an Indian-origin doctor of illegally running a prescription racket that led to the death of one patient and harming the health of many others, media reported.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
A woman and her four-month-old child were crushed to death and ten others injured when a tree fell on their huts in Bhiwandi town of Thane district, fire officials said.
India | Written by Alok Pandey | Thursday July 24, 2014
Three more people have died due to suspected Encephalitis at the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital in Siliguri, taking the death toll to 70 in the last two weeks.
World | Reuters | Monday July 21, 2014
The Palestinian death toll in an Israeli offense in the Gaza Strip rose above 500 on Monday as the army said it had killed 10 militants who tunnelled into Israel, while Gaza officials said an Israeli tank shelled a hospital, killing civilians.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
With the death of three patients in North Bengal Medical College and Hospital in Siliguri, the encephalitis toll in West Bengal rose to 52 today.
India | Edited by Aashna Harjani (With inputs from Agencies) | Sunday July 13, 2014
A day after seven infant deaths were reported from the Malda Medical College and Hospital in West Bengal, three more children have died today, bringing the death tally to 10 in the last 48 hours.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 15, 2014
Swine flu claimed its first victim in Kota this year with the death of a 25-year-old man at a private hospital today, health officials said.
Cities | Edited by Devesh Kumar (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday May 13, 2014
In a gruesome incident, one patient was clubbed to death, and two others critically injured when a fellow-patient attacked them with an iron stand in a private hospital in south Mumbai this morning.
India | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday May 11, 2014
In her statement to the Sub-Divisional Magistrate, recorded at the hospital, the victim stated that when she resisted the rape attempt, the enraged men set her on fire.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Saudi Arabia's acting health minister has announced the sacking of the head of a Jeddah hospital where a spike in MERS infections among medical staff sparked panic among the public.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 3, 2014
A 45-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly molesting an elderly woman who died during treatment at the Medical College Hospital in Thiruvananthpuram in Kerala, police said.
India | Reported by Anant Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 1, 2014
A woman was allegedly lynched in Uttar Pradesh by villagers who accused her of stealing babies. She died moments after being taken to hospital, badly wounded.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Fifteen newborn babies have died in the state-run North Bengal Medical College and Hospital at Siliguri in the district since Monday, hospital superintendent Dr Amerendra Nath Sarker said on Tuesday.