Aruna Shanbaug, Face Of Euthanasia Debate, Dies
May 18, 2015
World News | Sabrina Tavernise and Anemona Hartocollis, The New York Times | Wednesday May 27, 2015
The story had the grim ring of familiarity. A man who had come from Liberia showed up at a hospital, complaining of fever and tiredness. He was examined and sent home. Several days later he was hospitalized again, in worse condition. In another few d...
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.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Thursday February 5, 2015
Has Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tried to play down the death of braveheart Arup Bhandari? The 24-year-old was hit with wooden planks and an iron chair on his head hours after he asked a group of drunk men to stop harassing women passing by them in...
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 30, 2015
A police official says the death toll from a blast at a mosque in southern Pakistan has risen to 35.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Monday January 26, 2015
One of India's most eminent cartoonists RK Laxman, the creator of the unforgettable cartoon character 'The Common Man', died at the Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital in Pune at 6:50 pm this evening. He was 94 years old.
Hyderabad News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Swine flu claimed three more lives in Hyderabad on Tuesday, taking the toll in Telangana this year to ten. Two of the patients died in Osmania Hospital, where two more patients -- one of them a junior doctor - is being treated. Another death took pla...
Bhopal News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday January 20, 2015
A young woman named Roobina was forced to deliver her baby on a pavement today in Bhopal because she was not able to pay the Rs 1,000 bribe allegedly demanded at a government hospital. The baby boy died minutes after being born at 10 am.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday January 18, 2015
Nicole Todman, a family friend, says 36-year-old Erica Morales did not get to see her newborns before she passed away early Friday morning at Banner Good Samaritan hospital in Phoenix.