Hospital

  • CJ highlights inadequate medical facilities at a Mumbai hospital 24-02-2014 12:08 AM

    CJ Abhay Kumar Jha reports on the lack of facilities in Mumbai's Tata Memorial Hospital. He says that due to lack of medical staff and adequate beds for patients, many are forced to live on the streets waiting for their appointment. Through his CJ report, he wants the authorities to...
  • CJ Show: Patients sleep on the streets outside AIIMS 23-02-2014 11:49 PM

    CJ Suresh Paswan came to Delhi's AIIMS to treat his ailing son. Due to less intake capacity at the hospital, Suresh along with his family have been living on the street outside the hospital. He is one of the many such patients who travel from the far off places for...
  • CJ Yasmeen wants specialty hospitals for burn victims 23-02-2014 11:29 PM

    CJ Yasmeen Mansoori is an acid attack survivor. She has gone through several surgeries to reconstruct her face, but many times as a burns patient, she felt the need of special medical attention. In this report, Yasmeen is requesting the government to build specialty hospitals for patients like her. ...
  • CJ follow-up: No improvement in the condition of Alwar hospital 23-02-2014 11:19 PM

    CJ Samar Gupta had filed a report exposing the lack of basic medical facilities in a government run hospital in his hometown of Alwar in Rajasthan. Two years later, Samar followed up on his story only to find that the condition has only become worse. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Health Special Show 23-02-2014 08:14 PM

    This week, as elections near, CJ tackles one of the most urgent issues that should be on any aspiring politician's agenda: healthcare. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 22-02-2014 12:35 PM

    This week, as elections near, CJ tackles one of the most urgent issues that should be on any aspiring politician's agenda: healthcare. ...
  • J&K: Woman forced to deliver outside hospital in snow 11-01-2014 09:02 PM

    In yet another shocking incident of medical negligence, a woman was forced to deliver her child in a snow filled compound of a hospital in subzero temperatures in Srinagar. The incident took place at Kukroosa village in Kupwara district near Srinagar when the hospital staff and doctors failed to arrive...
  • FTP: Will Anuradha Saha medical negligence case become a turning point in healthcare? 24-10-2013 11:00 PM

    In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to US-based NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to maltreatment. This...
  • Judgement marks a beginning of a change in India's health care system: Kunal Saha 24-10-2013 12:18 PM

    In a landmark judgement in a case of medical negligence, the Supreme Court on Thursday enhanced compensation paid to NRI Dr Kunal Saha from Rs 1.73 crore to Rs 5.96 crore for the death of his wife at the age 36 in a Kolkata hospital due to maltreatment. This is...
  • CJ Show: A childs death by medical negligence 02-09-2013 11:30 AM

    CJ Fatima from Bangalore files this report on how she lost her three month old baby to medical negligence. She says that her baby was admitted to a hospital for urinary infection, but ended up losing him to burn injuries. ...
  • News 360: Mumbai gangrape survivor, colleague play pivotal role in giving police concrete leads 23-08-2013 11:50 PM

    A 23-year-old photojournalist was allegedly gangraped by five men on Thursday evening at Shakti Mill in Parel area of Central Mumbai. The woman was accompanied by a male colleague, who was gagged and bound while she was raped. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Doctors say survivor is stable 23-08-2013 10:11 PM

    Doctors of Jaslok Hopsital where the Mumbai gangrape survivor is being treated, said that the she went through a minor procedure on Friday morning and is out of danger. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of individuals who have made a difference 17-08-2013 06:40 PM

    A Gurgaon based doctor has stepped up awareness campaign on first aid for road accident victims. Amar Chauhan, who runs Ayushman hospital and Trauma centre, has been on the forefront of a campaign to raise an awareness campaign for road accident victims in the city. India has the world's largest...
  • There is a superhero in all of us: Hrithik 05-08-2013 08:51 PM

    Post his brain surgery, Hrithik Roshan talks about his experience and recalls how the doctors had told him that a steel rod had to be drilled into his skull. He had the choice to either undergo the trauma or just do it and get over with it and move on...
  • Watch: World sees the royal baby 24-07-2013 09:01 AM

    Hundreds thronged London's St Mary Hospital to catch a first glimpse of the royal baby- as Prince William and Kate Middleton walked out to introduce the Prince of Cambridge to the world. ...
  • Watch: Buiding that can 'eats' smog in Mexico city 23-07-2013 01:55 PM

    A building in Mexico City is doing its bit to save the environment. The hospital tower has a very unique feature, it 'eats' smog. The facade is coated in a special material which when is hit by sunlight's ultraviolet rays begins to break down pollutants into less harmful substances. The...
  • Kate Middleton admitted to hospital in early stages of labour 22-07-2013 01:55 PM

    The Buckingham Palace confirmed that Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton is in labour and admitted to hospital on Monday. ...
  • Britain waits for the royal baby 21-07-2013 10:00 AM

    It's being called the 'Great Kate Wait' by the media and the public in Britain who continue to wait for the royal baby. The anticipation for the royal baby's arrival has grown as sources say that the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton's due date has come and gone. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 16-07-2013 11:53 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Govt clears 100 per cent FDI in telecom, say sources 16-07-2013 09:25 PM

    In big-ticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors. ...
  • Britain's wait for the royal baby to end soon 14-07-2013 10:44 AM

    The Britain is waiting for the royal baby, the first child of Prince William and Kate. The Duchess of Cambridge will give birth in the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, central London, and has opted for a natural birth. ...
  • Bangalore: Woman dies after blood transfusion in a govt hospital 05-07-2013 08:20 PM

    Yet another case of alleged medical negligence in Bangalore. A young woman who went for a simple blood transfusion in a hospital died after she was given blood of a wrong group. ...
  • US: Doctors use surgical glue to save a baby's life 14-06-2013 08:35 AM

    Doctors at the University of Kansas Hospital found a brain aneurysm which was the size of an almond on a blood vessel that is as thin as angel hair pasta. Her surgeon used a microcatheter as thin as a strand of hair to access the aneurysm. ...
  • Medical negligence: New Karnataka Health Minister offers all help to Shailaja 11-06-2013 09:04 PM

    New Karnataka Health Minister UT Khader, taking note of the Citizen Journalist story that highlighted Shailaja's plight, has promised action and offered to bear her medical expenses. ...
  • Mysterious celebrity deaths 05-06-2013 09:36 PM

    Bollywood actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Juhu, Mumbai on late Monday night. ...
  • Jiah Khan 'suicide' case: Boyfriend will be probed, say reports 04-06-2013 08:39 PM

    The film world woke up to some shocking news this morning as actress Jiah Khan was found dead in her apartment in Mumbai. The police suspect it to be suicide. The young actress, who debuted opposite Amitabh Bachchan in 'Nishabd', was just 25. ...
  • Prisoner deaths: The lessons to be learnt by India, Pakistan 09-05-2013 10:19 PM

    Sarabjit Singh and Sanaullah Haq - both faceless in life, are now martyrs in the eyes of India and Pakistan. Many are saying there should be no more Sarabjits and Sanaullahs. ...
  • Will Pakistan punish the guilty for Sarabjit's murder? 02-05-2013 10:18 PM

    On Thursday, the interim chief minister of Pakistan's Punjab assured the Indian High Commission that the murderers of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh would be punished. ...
  • Pak considering India's request to repatriate Sarabjit: Sources 01-05-2013 10:33 PM

    Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh slipped into a coma in a Pakistani hospital, days after being beaten up in jail there. ...
  • I expected a call from Sonia Gandhi, says Sarabjit's sister 01-05-2013 08:04 PM

    Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur returned to India on Wednesday. ...