Coma

  • Doctors have not abandoned waking up process: Schumacher's manager 26-02-2014 09:08 AM

    Michael Schumacher's manager has dismissed claims by a German magazine that doctors have stopped the 'waking up process' as he continues to be slowly brought out of the medically-induced coma he has been in for nearly two months. The seven-time Formula One world champion remains in a stable condition in...
  • Waking up Schumacher from 'artificial coma' can take days to months: report 04-02-2014 12:48 PM

    More than a month after his near-fatal accident, doctors are trying to wake up Formula One legend Michael Schumacher from the 'artificial coma'. But according to the German newsmagazine Focus that has been following the story in detail, the process can take days to months. "The waking-up can take days,...
  • Michael Schumacher being woken up from coma: reports 30-01-2014 11:10 AM

    Michael Schumacher, the Formula 1 legend, is gradually being 'woken up' from a medically induced coma by doctors a month after his near-fatal skiing accident in the French Alps, according to L'Equipe, the French sports daily. The news comes as Schumacher enters his fifth week of a medically induced coma,...
  • Michael Schumacher in 'stable' condition 18-01-2014 08:58 AM

    Frankfurt: Michael Schumacher remains in stable condition following a skiing accident that left the Formula One great with severe head injuries and in a coma since December 29, his manager said on Friday. The statement from manager Sabine Kehm does not mention the word "critical" for the first time in...
  • Israelis pay last respects to former PM Ariel Sharon ahead of funeral 13-01-2014 08:04 AM

    Jerusalem: Thousands of Israelis bade farewell on Sunday to former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, the maverick warrior-statesman who helped reshape the Middle East, as his body lay in state outside parliament in Jerusalem. Sharon died at the age of 85 on Saturday after eight years in a coma caused by...
  • Michael Schumacher's condition remains critical 06-01-2014 09:40 PM

    Paris: Michael Schumacher's condition remains stable but critical, eight days after the German suffered brain injuries in a skiing accident in France. "The clinical state of Michael Schumacher is stable as he's under permanent care and treatment," Grenoble hospital said in a statement on Monday. "However, the medical team in...
  • Austarlia: Assaulted Indian student out of induced coma 06-01-2014 12:15 PM

    A 20-year-old Indian student, who suffered serious head injuries after being brutally attacked and robbed in Australia, is now out of induced coma and responding well to the treatment. Manrajwinder Singh, who was beaten up by gang of eight people perceived to be of African appearance on December 29, is...
  • Indian student in coma after brutal attack in Melbourne 30-12-2013 01:18 PM

    Melbourne: In yet another incident of crime against Indians in Australia, a young student has been left in an induced coma after a brutal attack in Melobourne. Manriajwinder Singh, the 20-year-old Indian was repeatedly kicked and punched until a friend came to his rescue. Two cellphones were stolen from him...
  • Sarabjit death: Pakistan judge may visit India 19-05-2013 07:23 PM

    Lahore: Pakistani judge Syed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi probing the murder of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh may also visit India to complete the judicial inquiry. Justice Naqvi of the Lahore High Court is investigating the death of Sarabjit who died on May 2 following a brutal assault by...
  • Sarabjit's ex-inmate says attack on him is a conspiracy by Pakistan govt 27-04-2013 08:12 PM

    Sarabjit Singh was brutally assaulted inside Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail in Pakistan on Friday. ...
  • Sarabjit's family gets visa, India asks Pak to explain attack on him 27-04-2013 03:13 PM

    Lahore: A day after Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh was brutally assaulted inside Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, his family has been been granted visa to visit him in hospital. Four members of Sarabjit Singh's family have been granted visa by the Pakistan High Commission to meet the Indian prisoner. The Pakistani...
  • Pakistan: Sarabjit Singh in 'deep coma', say sources 27-04-2013 09:53 AM

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who was attacked in a Lahore jail in Pakistan, is in 'deep coma' and official sources say no surgery can be conducted on him till his condition stabilises. Sarabjit has been put on ventilator and doctors at the Jinnah Hospital are trying to stabilise him....
  • Jesse Ryder assault accused appear in court 04-04-2013 09:08 AM

    Wellington: Two men charged with assaulting New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder were remanded on bail when they appeared in court on Thursday. A 37-year-old man was charged with assault and a reckless disregard for Ryder's safety, while his nephew aged 20 faced two charges of assault at Christchurch District Court....
  • Gambhir, Karthik express shock and support for Jesse Ryder 28-03-2013 08:43 PM

    Jesse Ryder's Pune Warrior India teammate Murali Karthik and Gautam Gambhir wished for a speedy recovery for Ryder. ...
  • New Zealand batsman Ryder in a coma after bar brawl 28-03-2013 09:09 AM

    The attack in Christchurch came just days before Jesse Ryder was to participate in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. ...
  • Sukh Ram in coma, counsel tells court 06-01-2012 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Sukh Ram, convicted in a 1993 telecom scam, is in a state of coma, his counsel has told a Delhi court. "He has gone into coma, he cannot move from hospital," his counsel told Special CBI Judge Dharmesh Sharma. The Supreme Court had asked the former Union minister...
  • Hosni Mubarak out of coma: officials 18-07-2011 05:08 PM

    Cairo: Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, who is under detention in a hospital, has regained consciousness after lapsing into a coma, a top hospital official has said. The 83-year-old ex-ruler, who is facing trial for corruption and murder, had slipped into a coma on Sunday at Sharm el-Sheikh hospital. Mohamed...
  • Egypt's ex-president in coma after stroke 17-07-2011 11:20 PM

    Cairo: Hosni Mubarak's lawyer said on Sunday that the ousted Egyptian president suffered a stroke and is in a coma. However a top medical official with knowledge of his condition denied the report and said Mubarak was stable. Mubarak, 83, has been in a hospital in the Red Sea resort...
  • Anesthesia is closer to coma than sleep 30-12-2010 05:32 PM

    Chicago: Instead of a deep sleep, general anesthesia is more like a reversible drug-induced coma, US researchers said on Wednesday, in findings that could lead to better treatments for coma and better anesthesia. "General anesthesia is pharmacological coma, not sleep," said Dr. Nicholas Schiff of Weill Cornell Medical College in...
  • Stunt driver for 'The Hangover' sequel in coma 30-12-2010 01:58 PM

    London: A stunt driver is in a coma after being hit by a car while shooting the sequel to the hit movie "The Hangover". Australian Scott McLean was leaning out the window of a moving truck when the car driving towards it skidded and smashed into him, reports mirror.co.uk. Warner...
  • 7/11 blasts: 2 years on victims, kin still suffering 11-07-2008 08:48 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian cricket board decided to confer the Col. CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award on former India cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar. The Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Col. CK Nayudu Award Committee met here Thursday and chose to nominate Gavaskar for the award which comprises a...