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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories Yesterday

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Modi snubs Sharif at SAARC, says combat cross-border terror Yesterday

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held bilateral talks with all Heads of Government and State attending the 18th SAARC Summit with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the only conspicuous exemption. Noting that a good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said, "If we are...
  • Class 8 student sets himself on fire at Faridabad school, sustains 45 per cent burn injuries 2 days ago

    Faridabad: A class eighth student set himself on fire at a Faridabad school on Wednesday morning. The teenager has been rushed to the Safdarjung hospital. The teenager who set himself on fire inside the school premises has sustained 45 per cent burn injuries. Reports suggest that the student had carried...
  • ED arrests Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital promoter Kishor Mehta over FEMA violation 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Enforcement Directorate (ED) arrested promoter of Mumbai-based Lilavati hospital, Kishor Mehta on Wednesday morning at 7 AM on charges of Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) violation. ED officials say he had made a series of foreign transactions amounting to around 20 million dollars. The transactions indicated foreign exchange violation....
  • On 26/11 anniversary, PM Modi asserts the need to combat terrorism 2 days ago

    New Delhi: On the sixth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted the need to combat terrorism. "Today is a day to reaffirm our commitment to work together to combat the menace of terror & uproot it from the face of humankind," he...
  • PM Modi calls for speedy drafting of Nepal's Constitution 3 days ago

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for the early drafting of Nepal's Constitution, saying if the country fails to do so it may get into "difficulties". "I request all political stakeholders to draft the Constitution by early next year as committed through consensus which will...
  • Ludhiana: 4 infants die in hospital, families claim deliveries carried out by class IV employees not doctors 4 days ago

    Ludhiana: Three days after the inauguration of a mother-child wing at the Ludhiana Civil Hospital, four new-born infants died on Sunday during the "process of delivery", which the families alleged were carried out by "class IV employees in the absence of gynaecologists". Ludhiana Civil Hospital head Subash Batta said that...
  • 3 days after opening, 4 infants die in hospital's children's wing 4 days ago

    Ludhiana: Three days after the inauguration of a mother-child wing at the Ludhiana Civil Hospital, four new-born infants on Sunday died during the "process of delivery", which the families alleged were carried out by "class IV employees in the absence of gynaecologists". Ludhiana Civil Hospital head Subash Batta said that four...
  • Abysmal Condition of Alwar Hospital 4 days ago

    CJ Samar Gupta exposes unhygienic critical ward Alwar hospital ...
  • Ebola patient in India: Are we Ebola-ready? November 19, 2014

    As an Indian national returning from Liberia has been quarantined at a special facility at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. CNN-IBN asks whether we are Ebola-ready and discusses it with Senior Consultant Dr. MS Jha at Primus Hospital. ...
  • Delhi's Lok Nayak hospital not equipped to deal with Ebola November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A Health Ministry team has found that Delhi's Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital (LNJP), which was designated by Central Government to offer Ebola treatment is not equipped to deal with the disease. Central government had identified Ram Manohar Lohiya and LNJP hospital for treating Ebola patients after...
  • Ebola-infected man recovering; to be observed for 90 days November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ebola-infected man, who was quarantined at the Delhi airport, is recovering from the deadly disease. The man had contracted Ebola in Liberia and had also been treated but traces of the diseases were found in his body fluids following which he has been kept in isolation. The...
  • We should be extremely careful about Ebola: Doctors November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Dr SP Bayotra chairman of medicine at the reputed Ganga Ram hospital in New Delhi spoke to CNN-IBN about Ebola. "The patient has been diagnosed but it's new in our country. No chances should be taken. He should be quarantined till he is cleared as the virus can...
  • Rajnath Singh visits police stations, hospitals in Delhi November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday conducted surprise checks at various public places, including hospital, police station, railway station and municipal office, to take stock of cleanliness and other problems faced by the people there. Accompanied by Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, Police Commissioner BS Bassi, Singh visited a...
  • Sierra Leone doctor dies of Ebola at Nebraska hospital in US November 17, 2014

    A surgeon from Sierra Leone has died of Ebola at the Nebraska hospital where he was being treated after arriving from West Africa over the weekend, the hospital said on Monday. Dr Martin Salia, a permanent U.S. resident, contracted the virus while working in a Freetown hospital, according to his family....
  • Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh released from hospital, taken back to jail November 16, 2014

    Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress MP and Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh, who allegedly tried to commit suicide in the Presidency Correctional Home and was admitted to state-run SSKM Hospital, was on Sunday discharged and taken back to the jail. Police sources said that the process of Ghosh's transfer back to the...
  • Kolkata Police manhandles media persons who try to speak to Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh November 15, 2014

    Kolkata: Police pushed and shoved media persons outside the SSKM hospital on Saturday while making way for Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh who was being taken to Bangur Institute of Neurology for medical tests, a day after he allegedly committed suicide inside the jail. The policemen guarding Ghosh were seen pushing...
  • Bilaspur sterilisation tragedy: Contaminated rat poison mixed drugs could have caused deaths November 15, 2014

    Bilaspur: Days after 14 women lost their lives within 24 hours of undergoing tubectomy in government sterilisation camps in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district, the state health authorities have revealed that medicines contaminated with zinc phosphide, which is used as a rodenticide, could have led to the deaths. "Prima facie it can be...
  • US: Ebola victim's family, hospital reach settlement November 13, 2014

    Dallas: The hospital that treated the only Ebola patient to die in the United States will pay his relatives an undisclosed sum and create a charitable foundation in his name, the family's attorney said on Wednesday. The agreement heads off a potential lawsuit from relatives of Thomas Eric Duncan, who died...
  • Delhi: Out of every 500 children, 200 suffer from malnourishment, says survey November 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The world-wide phenomenon of malnourishment is no alien to the national capital. According to a survey conducted by a Delhi NGO, over 200 children out of 500 are reported to be malnourished in Delhi. A certain 30-year-old Kaushal knows that a diet of plain rice and rotis insufficient...
  • Gujarat: Hospital staffer throws patient out; government asks for report November 11, 2014

    Ahmedabad: In a bizarre incident, a staffer at a government-run hospital in Bhavnagar allegedly threw a patient out of the hospital near an open drainage, following which the state government has asked the hospital to submit a report on it. An unidentified street dweller was admitted at Sir Takhatsinhji general...
  • Are government-run health camps putting lives at risk? November 11, 2014

    In a case of sheer medical negligence, eight women have died after undergoing sterilisation surgeries at a camp on the outskirts of Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh. CNN-IBN asks whether the government-run health camps are putting lives at risk. ...
  • Veteran actress Tanuja discharged from hospital November 11, 2014

    Kolkata: Veteran actress Tanuja who was hospitalised Monday night after she complained of breathlessness, has been discharged, a doctor said. "She complained of breathlessness. She has been discharged... she is fine now," Subir Mondal of Belle Vue Hospital told IANS Tuesday. Tanuja attended the inaugural of the 20th Kolkata International Film Fest...
  • Two-year-old dies after father puts her in a scalding-hot shower November 11, 2014

    Vienna: A two-year-old Austrian girl died on Monday after allegedly being put in a scalding-hot shower by her father as a punishment, the hospital where she was being treated said Monday. "Despite all the doctors' efforts the child died at midday from her serious injuries," said Christoph Mierau, a spokesman for...
  • Eight women die, several critical after sterilisation surgery in a government hospital in Chhattisgarh November 11, 2014

    Bilaspur: In a case of sheer medical negligence, eight women have died after undergoing sterilisation surgeries at a camp on the outskirts of Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh. The women had been discharged on Saturday after being given medicines. However, within 24 hours of the surgery, many women complained of vomiting and...
  • Kerala neurologist Dr Shyam VK takes health care to his patients' home November 10, 2014

    Kollam: Dr Shyam VK, a neurologist from Kollam in Kerala leads the way in health care sector. After finishing his rounds on a hectic day, he visits bed-ridden patients at their homes. The ESI super specialty hospital in Kollam where he works allows him to do house visits every Saturday. One...
  • West Bengal: Sudden death of 13 children at Malda hospital raises concerns, suspicions November 8, 2014

    Malda (West Bengal): The death of thirteen children in the past 72 hours at the the Malda Medical College and Hospital have become a growing cause of concern. Hospital authorities, however, continued insisting that the babies were critical in the first place. They claim the hospital is already treating over...
  • Amit Shah likely to visit private eye hospital in Chennai November 7, 2014

    Chennai: BJP president Amit Shah is likely to visit a private eye hospital on Friday, party sources said. However the purpose of the visit was not disclosed. The 50-year-old close aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a private visit and has not scheduled any party programmes, the sources...
  • Centre releases stamp to celebrate 15th anniversary of India's 1st successful liver transplant November 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Minister of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday released a commemorative stamp to celebrate the 15th anniversary of India's first successful liver transplant at the Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi. This prestigious honour has been approved and made available by the Department of Posts, Philately...