India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday May 18, 2015
Aruna Shanbaug, a Mumbai nurse who was raped in 1973 by a ward boy at the hospital she worked in, has died after being in a coma for 42 years. She was 68.
India News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday May 11, 2014
The ICU's ward boy allegedly killed her with a surgical knife.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 10, 2014
A post graduate medical student of the Assam Medical College Hospital (AMCH) in Dibrugarh was killed inside an ICU allegedly by a ward boy triggering an indefinite strike by the junior doctors of the hospital, police said on Friday.
Pune News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 2, 2013
A mentally-challenged woman was allegedly raped by a ward boy and a security guard in the lift of a municipal hospital at Bhosari the area on the outskirts of Pune on Saturday, the police said.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday March 25, 2013
A 55-year-old ward boy of a government-run hospital in Ulhasnagar became perhaps the first accused in the city to be booked under the tough new anti-rape law, which was passed by Parliament last week. Officers of the Central police station in Ulhasna...
Pune News | Written by Syed Imtiaz Jaleel; edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday November 5, 2012
Stealing newborn babies from hospitals seems to be growing by the day across the country. In Pune's neigbouring township of Pimpri Chinchwad, a one-day-old baby boy was stolen from the maternity ward at the Yashwantrao Chavan Hospital on Monday after...
Agence-France Presse | Monday October 22, 2012
Celtic's hopes of beating Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday could be decided at a maternity ward rather than in the intimidating atmosphere of Camp Nou, the home of the Catalan giants.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday August 14, 2012
What should have been a routine delivery turned into a nightmare for a 20-year-old pregnant Borivli resident on Sunday, when she was forced to give birth just outside the walls of a civic hospital because of paperwork. Tara Verma, who was eight-month...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 13, 2012
Uttar Pradesh's failing healthcare system exposed once again. First there was the Babu Banarsi Das hospital in Bulandshahr where a ward boy and sweeper doubled up as doctors. They were filmed stitching up patients. Now Sardhana town's only primary h...
India News | Written by Mala Das with PTI inputs | Thursday July 12, 2012
Three days after the shocking story of sweepers and ward boys treating patients at a hospital in Uttar Pradesh came to light, the state government has finally swung into action. The Chief Medical Superintendent (CMS) of the Babu Banarsi Das District ...
India News | Anant Zanane | Tuesday July 10, 2012
24 hours after a sweeper was seen on camera giving a child stitches on his leg, a repeat. This time in eastern Uttar Pradesh's Ballia district, Raj Kumar, a cleaner, provides similar attention to a young boy.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday July 10, 2012
A video clip of a sweeper in a green shirt giving a young boy stitches at a Bulandshahr government hospital has shocked many. But apparently, the Health Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Ahmad Hasan, is not among them. The minister merely says too many emer...
Cities | Reported by Anant Zanane | Monday July 9, 2012
In a hospital in one of Uttar Pradesh's most backward areas, a man in a green shirt gives a young child stitches on his leg. The "doctor" is a sweeper at this government hospital.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday May 2, 2012
Raj, who underwent over two hours of surgery on Friday, is recuperating in the paediatric ward of the hospital. Mid-Day had reported on the infant with a rare condition called partial caudal duplication, and his surgery at KEM hospital.
Cities | Rajan Mahan | Monday April 2, 2012
In the nursery for new-borns at Jodhpur's Umaid Hospital lies a baby girl who is seven days old. Her biological mother, who is in the women's general ward does not see her, or feed her. She remains un-named. She was born a healthy baby. Her shortcomi...
Noida News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 18, 2011
Denied admission in the emergency ward, a woman delivered a baby outside the elevator of a district hospital in Noida on Thursday, her husband said. Karuna, a resident of Sector 8 in Noida, gave birth to a boy while she was being taken to the out-pat...
Cities | Rashmi Rajput | Thursday May 12, 2011
Seven women in a government hospital in Amravati were served phenyl by an attendant, who thought he was giving them a vitamin tonic. A case of medical negligence will be registered today against the hospital, say local administration officials. The women who were made to drink pheny...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday April 29, 2011
Manoj Surve, ward boy of a Goregaon-based hospital, was arrested by the police yesterday, for allegedly molesting a doctor, admitted there to undergo a piles operation. According to the complaint registered with the police, the victim, a Bangalore-based dentist, was admitted to Kapadia Hospital at M...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday December 30, 2010
In the first case of its kind at JJ Hospital in Mumbai, three employees of the hospital allegedly molested a woman inside the building's premises. The incident happened during the first week of December when the victim visited JJ Hospital, Byculla, to get her 13-year-old son treated for a heel ulcer...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2009
A French woman was allegedly molested by a ward boy at a government hospital where she was admitted for treatment.