Compensation cap for negligence?
Oct 31, 2013
No more political interference?
Oct 31, 2013
चिकित्सीय लापरवाही में छह करोड़ मुआवजे का आदेश
Oct 24, 2013
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 21, 2013
Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel, charged with medical negligence that caused the deaths of at least two patients, was sentenced to two years in jail by an Australian court on Thursday.
Cities | Maya Sharma | Friday November 1, 2013
The recent Supreme Court order providing almost 6 crore rupees compensation in a medical negligence case which led to the death of a woman in Kolkata has made several doctors anxious in Bangalore, who think the amount is 'unreasonable'.
India | Surabhi Malik (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday October 24, 2013
An Indian doctor in America has been awarded a record compensation of nearly six crores by the Supreme Court for a case of medical negligence that resulted in his wife's death.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
A private hospital in Kakinada was attacked by an angry mob after a 24-year-old patient died due to alleged medical negligence, police said today.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie; Edited by Mala Das | Monday September 16, 2013
Sixty-seven children, all under five years of age, were rushed to hospital after it was discovered that they had been given the hepatitis B vaccine orally instead of anti-polio drops under the Pulse Polio programme in West Bengal yesterday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
A witness in the case of the alleged gang-rape and murder of a college student at Kamduni in North 24 Parganas today died at a state-run hospital leading to allegations of negligence by hospital staff.
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Saturday September 7, 2013
BC Roy Hospital, Kolkata's premier child care facility, has seen 36 infant deaths in the last five days. And yet, top medical officials in the Mamata Banerjee government have denied any kind of negligence at the state-run hospital as the cause of the...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 16, 2013
A city-based private hospital has been asked by a consumer forum in New Delhi to pay Rs 3.1 lakh as compensation to a woman after one of its doctors left a needle in her body after delivering her baby.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 7, 2013
Actress Tisca Chopra, who plays a mother whose son dies due to medical negligence in Ankur Arora Murder Case, says that as an overall package the film has gone beyond her expectations.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Sunday April 28, 2013
The Delhi Police's Vigilance Department has indicted two cops of negligence in investigating the kidnapping and rape of a 5-year-old girl in the capital by her neighbour.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 25, 2013
A city-based hospital has been directed by consumer forum to pay Rs 60,000 as compensation to an accident victim, for taking X-ray of his uninjured leg and recommending that neither of his legs required any treatment.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 23, 2013
Nearly 15 years after a woman died due to medical negligence during child birth, the apex consumer commission has held Delhi-based Parmarth Mission Hospital guilty and directed it to pay a compensation of Rs 4.1 lakh to her husband.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 21, 2013
A 30-year-old woman died of alleged medical negligence while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Indore, police said today.
India | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday December 17, 2012
Jammu and Kashmir's health department has concluded that medical negligence was behind the death of two infants in a government hospital on Friday in Baramulla district.
Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday December 14, 2012
In yet another case of alleged medical negligence in Jammu, a one-year-old girl died in a hospital on Thursday after she was allegedly denied treatment for five days.
Cities | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday December 5, 2012
In a case of gross medical negligence, four critically-ill patients died at a government hospital in Delhi on Tuesday, allegedly after their oxygen supply was disrupted for several minutes. The state government has now ordered an inquiry into the inc...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 13, 2012
Six women doctors from a maternity home in Mahal area in Nagpur were booked by the Police on Saturday for alleged negligence leading to a stillbirth.
Cities | Reported by Zaffar Iqbal; written by Mala Das | Sunday September 2, 2012
In a shocking case of medical negligence and apathy, a man has been left to die in a hospital in Jammu after authorities realised that he could not be saved.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 4, 2012
In a shocking case of medical negligence, a 20-year-old pregnant woman died in a Thane hospital after delivering a baby. The doctors allegedly pulled out a part of her uterus thinking she was carrying twins.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday April 2, 2012
Yet another crib sheet statistic. A three-year-old girl today died at a hospital in Murshidabad district after being admitted for fever, with the parents alleging medical negligence, the police said.