Donations

  • Bangalore: Brain dead gives life to many September 3, 2014

    A family in Karnataka sets an example by donating organs of their dead daughter. "The recipient is a 40yearold heart patient in Chennai. A team of 4 doctors flew the heart to Chennai," said transplant coordinator. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of good work and pride August 10, 2013

    At a time when more than 3,000 patients die every year for want of organ donors, a family in Delhi has saved 35 lives by pledging its son's organs. The Junejas who lost their only son Anmol in an accident, have saved 35 lives so far by harvesting their son's...
  • CJ Video Blog: Dr. Shubham Pant on donating bone marrow May 20, 2013

    A doctor turns CJ to offer easy steps on donating a bone marrow. ...
  • CJ's initiative to donate hair for Cancer patients March 25, 2013

    CJ Yatin Deshpande with his HairAid initiative, donate hair for wigs for cancer survivors. One young girl shaves off her hair, for a cancer survivor. ...
  • John Abraham promotes 'Vicky Donor' in the capital April 16, 2012

    John Abraham was in the capital to promote his maiden home production 'Vicky Donor' along with lead actor Ayushman Khurana. ...
  • Singer finds innovative way to promote eye donation October 2, 2011

    Viraag, a Mumbai based singer, has found an innovative way to get people to pledge their eyes for donation. ...
  • New plan aims to create organ donors network December 2, 2010

    More than two lakh Indians require organ transplants every year but only ten percent manage to get them. ...
  • Man donated Rs 18.6 cr to his varsity before death September 25, 2010

    A scientist in the US, who committed suicide, left behind Rs 18.6 cr for his alma matar the Madras University. ...
  • CJ Show: actors shed skin for a noble cause August 22, 2010

    On this week's episode, we show you how actors Paresh Rawal and Swaroop Sampat have donated their skin for burn victims, and how you too can do the same. ...
  • Jyoti Basu sets an example by donating organs January 20, 2010

    Veteran communist leader Jyoti Basu's eyes have been donated to the Muktakeshi Eye Foundation in Kolkata and his body for medical research. Only one person per 10 million donate their organs in India, resulting in more than 2 million deaths in the last 5 years. ...
  • Watch: Basu's body to be donated for research January 18, 2010

    Jyoti Basu set an example not only during his lifetime but also in death. His body won't be cremated, instead it has been donated to a Bengal government hospital for medical research. ...
  • Boss donates his kidney to save employee's life November 12, 2009

    A liqour store manager saves his employee's life by donating his kidney. ...
  • IBNLiving: Govt to ease organswapping criteria September 14, 2009

    Organ swapping saves thousands of lives every year. While its not illegal in India, transplant patients face endless bottlenecks The long process of getting permission costs them crucial time. But the government is now taking some steps to legalise organ swapping. ...
  • To sir with love: Students donate blood to honour principal September 2, 2009

    They say blood is thicker than water and as students from a Mumbai college discovered, it makes for a great farewell gift too. ...
  • Watch: College students honour principal with blood September 1, 2009

    Mumbai: They say blood is thicker than water and as the principal of a Mumbai college discovered, it makes for a great farewell gift too. ...
  • MLA in the dock for forcing minors to donate blood September 1, 2009

    Chomu MLA Bhagwan Sahai Saini had allegedly forced school children to donate blood.. as a tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his 65th birth anniversary last month. More than 50 students were roped in for this and almost cost the life of a 15year old. The MLA had allegedly lured the...
  • CJ questions hospital authorities over wife's death August 28, 2009

    This week on the Citizen Journalist Show, a husband struggles to find what led to his wife's sudden and tragic death. Also, a blooddonation racket cracked by Delhi Police thanks to a CJ impact. ...
  • Watch: CJ exposes blood donation racket in Delhi August 22, 2009

    CNNIBN team along with an anonymous citizen journalist has exposed a blood donaton racket operating at two of the most reputed hospitals in the Capital. ...
  • Organ donation in India still an uphill task July 17, 2009

    A survey by the NGO Mohan Foundation finds there are just 50 donations a year. ...
  • Huge donations to places of worship, a waste or not June 13, 2009

    A Karnataka minister donated a crown worth Rs 42 crore to the Tirupati Tirumala Devasthanam. CNNIBN's India At 9 debates whether this a show of faith or just showing off. The Editor of Lankesh Patrike, Gauri Lankesh and Member, Central Dharmic Advisory Council, Daivagna Sharma join in on the discussion. ...
  • Gift of life: Baby dies, saves two lives March 31, 2009

    Fifteenmonthold Abhilasha needed a liver transplant because of a rare bile duct disease. But doctors were unable to save her life. Yet, in death, thanks to her parents looking beyond their grief and choosing to donate her kidneys, Abhilasha has saved a young man's life. ...
  • Serial blasts: Jaipur residents come forward to donate blood May 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Post the Jaipur blasts, it was remarkable to see the way residents of the city came forward to donate blood voluntarily to the injured. However, finding blood isn't always so easy especially if it's a rare blood group. ...