ICU

  • Delhi: Son dead, wife, daughter in ICU as man tries to kill them, self 21-01-2014 09:10 PM

    New Delhi: An eight-year-old boy died while his sister and mother were battling for their lives after their father allegedly tried to poison his entire family over financial worries, police said. The 35-year-old man, too, has been hospitalised as he slit his throat and wrist. The case was reported in...
  • Mandela unable to speak, remains quite ill, says former wife Winnie 17-11-2013 08:11 PM

    Anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela remains "quite ill" and is using facial gestures to communicate with his family and doctors, the former South African President's ex-wife has said. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela said the 95-year-old leader was, however, not on life support but he was no longer talking "because of all the tubes...
  • Indian woman bus conductor stabbed to death in Dubai 01-11-2013 11:10 PM

    An Indian woman bus conductor was stabbed to death allegedly by her husband, who later tried to commit suicide by cutting his wrist, a media report said in Dubai on Friday. Sonia, who was in her 30's, was from Kerala. She was stabbed five times on the chest and other...
  • Delhi: Condition of student hit by javelin is critical, says his father 03-10-2013 10:37 AM

    The student was critically injured when a javelin thrown by a senior student hit him on his head. ...
  • 11-year-old hit by javelin admitted to ICU 02-10-2013 10:41 PM

    An 11-year-old student was critically injured when a javelin thrown by a senior student hit him on his head, police said on Wednesday. According to the police, Roshan Lama, a standard VI student of Sarvodaya Government School in C R Park area of South Delhi was roaming with his friends...
  • Dilip Kumar is recovering, needs rest: Saira Banu 19-09-2013 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: The 90-year-old actor was admitted to Lilavati hospital in suburban Bandra on Sunday after suffering a heart attack. He is in still in the ICU. Legendary actor Dilip Kumar is on his road to recovery but needs lot of rest, his wife Saira Banu said on Thursday. "He...
  • Sarabjit second Indian to die in Pak's Kot Lakhpat jail 02-05-2013 02:01 PM

    Lahore: Sarabjit Singh, who died on Thursday after being comatose for nearly a week following a brutal assault by fellow inmates, became the second Indian prisoner this year to die in Pakistan's notorious Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore. Sarabjit, 49, who was serving a death sentence, was brutally attacked on...
  • Punjab: Pall of gloom descends on Sarabjit's native village 02-05-2013 11:12 AM

    Amritsar: A pall of gloom on Thursday descended on Sarabjit Singh's native Bhikhiwind village as soon as the news of his death in a Lahore hospital spread with villagers closing all shops to protest the deadly attack on him. Locals of the sleepy border village started to throng Singh's house...
  • Special aircraft to bring back Sarabjit's body 02-05-2013 10:13 AM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday told the family of Sarabjit Singh who died in a Lahore hospital that his body would be flown back to India in a special aircraft. "The Home Minister assured the family that a special aircraft would be arranged to bring...
  • Sarabjit's family to meet Home Minister on Thursday 01-05-2013 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: The family of Sarabjit Singh, who is lying in coma in a Lahore hospital after an attack in a Pakistan jail, will meet Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in New Delhi on Thursday to seek his better treatment and bringing him back home. Official sources said Shinde has...
  • Sarabjit attacked: No action taken against jail authorities 01-05-2013 11:59 AM

    Lahore: Reports about the suspension of several Pakistani jail officials after the brutal assault on Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh last week have turned out to be an eyewash as authorities are yet to take action against anyone in Kot Lakhpat Jail. Immediately after the assault on Sarabjit by...
  • India has not been firm with Pakistan: Sushma Swaraj 01-05-2013 02:46 AM

    New Delhi: As the family of Indian death row prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh said he was "clinically dead", opposition leader Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday slammed the government for not dealing with Islamabad "firmly". "Whatever happened with Sarabjit in Pakistan, India has not talked as firmly with them (Pakistan government)...
  • Sarabjit's condition deteriorates further: Official sources 01-05-2013 12:26 AM

    Lahore/Islamabad: The condition of Indian national Sarbajit Singh, comatose in a Lahore hospital after a brutal assault last week, further deteriorated tonight though doctors had not declared him brain dead, official sources said. The sources told PTI that Sarabjit's condition continued deteriorating through the day and his blood pressure was...
  • Sarbajit Singh's condition deteriorates, say doctors 30-04-2013 02:08 PM

    Lahore: Doctors treating Indian death row convict Sarbajit Singh, comatose in a Lahore hospital after a brutal assault last week, on Tuesday said his condition had deteriorated. Allama Iqbal Medical College principal Mahmood Shaukat, the head of a four-member medical board this is supervising Sarabjit's treatment, confirmed that his condition...
  • Sarabjit may be brain dead, sister to come back to India 30-04-2013 12:54 PM

    Lahore/New Delhi: Indian prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur reportedly will be coming back to India via Wagah border on Wednesday to seek advice on whether ventilator support to her brother should be withdrawn. There have been hints that 49-year-old Sarabjit is brain dead and is being sustained...
  • Sarabjit's life was at threat post Afzal Guru's execution: Sister 26-04-2013 10:11 PM

    Amritsar: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister on Friday said there was constant threat to her brother's life in Pakistan after the hanging of Afzal Guru and "suspecting attack" she had approached authorities but no action was taken. Shocked over the attack on her brother by fellow prisoners inside the Kotlakhpatrai...
  • Delhi ICU deaths: Families of victims seek justice 06-12-2012 10:08 PM

    A speedy trial and justice is probably the only hope that is left for those who lost their loved ones in the incide ...
  • Delhi ICU deaths: Police arrest 2 05-12-2012 10:17 PM

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  • Paediatric ICU to be set up at RCC soon 04-11-2011 12:00 PM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The paediatric oncology division in the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) here, considered to be the first and best in the country, is likely to further improve its services with the setting up of a Paediatric Oncology Intensive Care Unit. Giving an impetus to the proposed project, ShashiTharoor MP has...
  • Hospital infections have Indian doctors worried 03-10-2011 08:51 AM

    New Delhi: India is hosting a global summit on antibiotic resistance in the Capital this week. This comes post the NDM1 superbug controversy which had put the spotlight on hospital acquired infections. Hospital acquired infections are a dangerous trend that has doctors in India worried. Dr Gaurav Gupta said, "We...
  • Sonia Gandhi recovering, out of ICU 06-08-2011 10:45 AM

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has been shifted out of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), where she was kept under observation for 24 hours post surgery. "Sonia Gandhi remained in the ICU for 24 hours and has thereafter been moved out. Her family has expressed gratitude on her behalf...
  • Bhupen Hazarika hospitalized 30-06-2011 12:39 PM

    Mumbai: Music maestro Bhupen Hazarika has been admitted to the intensive care unit of a hospital in suburban Andheri here after he complained of breathing problems. The 85-year-old was hospitalised yesterday after he suffered breathing problems. He was treated immediately. He is stable and doing fine, hospital sources told PTI...
  • Ramdev's condition improving: doctors 11-06-2011 12:08 PM

    Dehra Dun: The health condition of yoga guru Ramdev, who was admitted to a hospital on Friday, is improving and he is being treated in a VIP ward, doctors attending on him said on Saturday. Ramdev, who was admitted to the Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences on Friday evening after...
  • Rajinikanth in ICU in Singapore hospital 29-05-2011 12:32 PM

    Singapore: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, who was flown to Singapore from Chennai for treatment, has been admitted to intensive care unit of the city-state's Mount Elizabeth Hospital and is stated to be in a stable condition. The 61-year-old actor is in stable condition, the Channel News Asia reported last night quoting...
  • Superstar Rajinikanth shifted out of ICU 22-05-2011 10:48 PM

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, undergoing treatment here for gastrointestinal and respiratory problems, was shifted out of the ICU to a private ward on Sunday evening. A hospital bulletin said he was taken to the private ward around 7 pm but did mention when the "Endhiran" star would be discharged. "He...
  • Doctor raped patient in ICU, arrested 18-10-2010 09:12 AM

    Mumbai: The doctor, who raped a Koparkhairane resident in a semi-conscious state inside the ICU of Lotus hospital in Vashi on Saturday night, has been arrested on Monday. The victim, a 30-year-old woman was admitted to the ICU of Lotus Hospital in Vashi and kept under observation as she was...
  • Injured couple takes wedding vows in Hospital ICU 17-02-2010 06:54 PM

    The groom had met with an accident ahead of the marriage. ...
  • Doc analysis why India's healthcare in ICU 20-04-2009 06:32 PM

    Indian healthcare system hasn't been able to earn a good name globally. ...