District Hospital

  • Over 3,500 babies born in hospitals in Kashmir during floods 1 week ago

    Srinagar: More than 3,500 babies were born in government hospitals in Kashmir at the peak of devastating floods that affected most of the tertiary care hospitals in the Valley. Nearly 2,300 normal deliveries and 1,260 Caesarean sections were conducted from September 4 to 20 in various hospitals of Kashmir which...
  • Prisoner escapes from police custody while being shifted to hospital, five cops suspended July 15, 2014

    An undertrial prisoner escaped on Tuesday from police custody while being shifted to hospital, following which the five policemen on duty were suspended. The kidnap accused, Saddam Hussain (22), escaped from the custody when policemen were shifting him from Raigarh district hospital to Bilaspur for further treatment, Raigarh Additional Superintendent of...
  • 6 dead, 24 injured as bus overturns in Akabaad June 3, 2014

    Six persons were on Tuesday killed and 24 others injured when a private bus in which they were travelling overturned in Akabaad area in Aligarh, police said. The driver of the illfated bus carrying 60 passengers to a "satsang" from Khurja to Aliganj in Etah district lost control at a sharp...
  • Two kids killed in Mahakaleshwar temple after a tree falls on them June 2, 2014

    Two children were killed and another was injured after a tree fell over them at the famous Mahakaleshwar temple in Ujjain, the police said. The incident took place on Sunday evening when an old neem tree suddenly fell over the kids who were sitting under it after praying at the Mahakaleshwar...
  • Villager injured in bomb explosion triggered by Naxals May 8, 2014

    A villager was seriously injured when a pressure bomb laid by Naxals on Thursday exploded in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, police said. The bomb exploded when the victim, Churan Lal, a native of Balod district, was going to work in a field in the restive Kurri village under Korar police station limits...
  • MP: 2 arrested for raping woman in Hoshangabad district hospital October 21, 2013

    Hoshangabad: Two people have been arrested on Monday for allegedly gangraping a 30yearold woman in Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh. The incident took place on Saturday inside Hoshangabad district hospital premises. The victim was in the hospital for treatment of her son. More details are awaited. ...
  • Doctor attacked by unidentified assailant while parking car August 16, 2013

    A doctor in a government hospital in Kanpur was on Friday attacked with a knife by an unidentified person. The doctor, Vimal Kumar Singh (56), was getting out of his car after parking it in the premises of Ursula district hospital on Friday morning, when an unidentified person attacked him...
  • Kerala man walks 40 km through forest with pregnant wife on shoulder June 10, 2013

    Kottayam: In an effort to save his pregnant wife and their child, a man walked through forest for about 40 kms in heavy rains carrying the ailing woman on his shoulders to get her to a hospital, but failed to save the baby. The tribal youth, Ayyappan, carrying his sevenmonth pregnant...
  • Meerut: Man, 2yearold girl die after hospitals refuse treatment April 5, 2013

    Meerut: A poor man and his twoyearold girl allegedly died after they were denied admission by two hospitals in Meerut. The family members of the dead man Mangeram allege that Meerut district hospital and Meerut Medical College Hospital refused to admit him and his daughter Sweety as they were poor. When...
  • NRHM scam: CBI raids Ghazipur district hospital February 8, 2012

    Ghazipur: A CBI team on Wednesday conducted searches at the district hospital in Ghazipur in connection with the National Rural Health Mission scam. The twomember team checked documents and also took custody of some papers, official sources said. This is the third CBI raid in the district in the past 20...
  • Child rights panel questions Bengal on infant deaths February 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Taking cognizance of deaths of newborn babies in various hospitals of West Bengal, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) on Tuesday said it has asked the state government to spell out, in detail, the steps taken to tackle the situation. "We have sought the details from...
  • WB: 6 infants die at Malda in the last 24 hours November 10, 2011

    Kolkata: Reports on Thursday said that six infants died at the Malda District Hopsital in West Bengal within the last twentyfour hours. All the infants were allegedly malnourished and underweight and died after being critically ill, sources claimed. So far there have been no allegations of negligence or other complaints against...
  • UP: woman forced to give birth on the pavement July 4, 2011

    In a shocking case of apathy in Kannauj, a woman is forced to give birth on the road after a hospital refused to admit her, allegedly because she didn't have enough money. The poor pregnant woman was allegedly denied admission in a district hospital in Kannauj, uttar Pradesh. She was forced...