HOSPITALISED

  • Hospitalised Kathak danseuse Sitara Devi is now 'fine' 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Eminent kathak danseuse Sitara Devi, who was hospitalized two weeks ago, is fine, said a hospital source. The 94-year-old is being treated at Cumballa Hill Hospital and Heart Institute here. "She was hospitalised on Oct 15. She is fine now. Her discharge date is not yet confirmed," the source from the...
  • Shashi Kapoor's condition stable, likely to be discharged soon September 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Yesteryear's heartthrob Shashi Kapoor's condition is stable and he is likely to be discharged soon, said a source fromt he hospital. "He is stable and he will be discharged in a day or two," the source told IANS while updating the 76-year-old's health condition. He hospitalised Sep 21 at the Kokilaben...
  • Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor hospitalised; diagnosed with chest infection September 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor was admitted to the Kokilaben hospital here Sunday, his doctor said. The actor's condition is stable."He had chest infection. He is now on antibiotics, but is stable right now," Ram Narain, executive director at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital told IANS.Shashi Kapoor, 76, is known...
  • Chinese man hospitalised with 100kg tumour July 1, 2014

    Beijing: Chinese doctors are preparing to remove a 1.2metrelong tumour weighing more than 100 kg from the waist of a man who has lived with it since childhood. ThiYang Jianbin, who is in his 30's, has been given two hospital beds to accommodate his giant tumour, which currently makes up...
  • Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 87, hospitalised April 4, 2014

    Mexico City: Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been hospitalised in Mexico City, federal health officials said on Friday. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to release the information. They declined to specify the cause of his illness, saying Garcia Marquez's family had asked for...
  • Suchitra Sen's filmography mirrors her versatility January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran actress Suchitra Sen, who was also referred to as Greata Garbo of Bengali cinema, had over 60 films to her credit. The actress started her career in films with 'Shesh Kothaay' in 1952, which couldn't be released. However, the following year saw Suchitra share screen space with...
  • Suchitra Sen not out of danger yet, on oxygen therapy January 14, 2014

    Kolkata: Described as "critically ill", legendary Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, who is suffering from serious respiratory problems, remains on oxygen therapy, a medical bulletin said on Tuesday. Her oxygen saturation level is satisfactory and cardiac status remains stable. "She is conscious and slowly communicating. Her feeding continues through feeding tube. Although still...
  • Suchitra Sen critical, but responding to treatment January 14, 2014

    Kolkata: Legendary Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, who is being treated at the Intensive Therapy Unit of a city nursing home following serious respiratory problems, is still critical but stable and responding to therapy, a doctor said Monday. The ailing icon is on constant oxygen support (through nasal tube), but does not...
  • Kerala CM Oommen Chandy hospitalised January 13, 2014

    Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was hospitalised on Monday after he felt uneasiness and he is likely to undergo an angiography later in the day, said sources. He was admitted to the Kottayam Medical College hospital after he felt uneasy. Doctors attending on the 70year old veteran Kerala politician said that he...
  • Mamata Banerjee: I'm overwhelmed and proud to meet Suchitra Sen January 6, 2014

    Kolkata: Ailing Bengali screen goddess Suchitra Sen, who has been keeping away from public life for the past three decades, on Sunday allowed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet her at a city nursing home. Overwhelmed after a 25minute meeting with the actress, who has often been compared to...
  • Suchitra Sen stable, under continuous monitoring January 2, 2014

    Kolkata: The condition of iconic Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, under treatment in the critical care unit (CCU) of a nursing home here, continues to be stable, a medical bulletin said Wednesday. Undergoing treatment for a chest infection, Sen was Sunday night rushed to the hospital after her condition deteriorated and her...
  • Veteran actress Suchitra Sen is stable December 30, 2013

    Kolkata: The condition of iconic Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, who was shifted to the critical care unit (CCU) of a nursing home, has stabilised, a medical bulletin said Monday. Undergoing treatment for a chest infection, Suchitra was Sunday night rushed to the CCU after her condition deteriorated and her heart beat...
  • Nikhil Advani hospitalised after a reaction to medication December 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Nikhil Advani, who was hospitalised at the Lilavati Hospital here after a reaction to medication, is recovering and is likely to be discharged by Monday, said a source close to him. "He had a reaction to some medication, so he was hospitalised at Lilavati a few days back. He...
  • Over 100 students fell sick after eating midday meal in Perambalur August 19, 2013

    Hundred and twenty students of a government school in the district were hospitalised on Monday after they started vomiting and complained of drowsiness on eating food, in which a dead lizard was reportedly found, provided under midday meal scheme, police said. The children of the school in Kunnam ate the lunch...
  • Mumbai: Actor Manoj Kumar admitted to hospital July 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Manoj Kumar has been admitted to a suburban hospital following a pain in his gall bladder, sources said. The veteran actor has been under treatment at the Kokilaben Hospital in suburban Andheri for the past two days, sources said. The actor is doing fine and will be discharged...
  • South Africans resigned over critical Mandela June 24, 2013

    Johannesburg: South Africans appeared resigned on Monday to the inevitability of one day saying goodbye to former president Nelson Mandela after the 94yearold antiapartheid leader's condition in hospital deteriorated to critical. Madiba, as he is affectionately known, is revered among most of South Africa's 53 million people as the architect of...
  • South Africa: Mandela in critical condition, says presidency June 24, 2013

    Johannesburg: The South African presidency said the health condition of Nelson Mandela has become critical. The office of President Jacob Zuma said that the president had visited the 94yearold antiapartheid leader on Sunday evening and was informed by the medical team that Mandela's condition had become critical in the past...
  • South Africa: Nelson Mandela hospitalised again June 8, 2013

    Johannesburg: Former South African President Nelson Mandela was taken to a hospital on Saturday to be treated for a recurrence of a lung infection and is in "serious but stable" condition, the president's office said. The antiapartheid leader, who is 94, has received hospital treatment several times in recent months....
  • UK: Prince Philip hospitalised for 'exploratory operation' June 7, 2013

    London: Prince Philip, the 91yearold husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been admitted to a hospital for an exploratory operation on his abdomen, a statement from the Buckingham Palace said. "His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has been admitted to the London Clinic for an exploratory operation following abdominal investigations....
  • Mandela responds to treatment, breathing 'without difficulty' March 30, 2013

    Johannesburg: Revered antiapartheid icon and former South African President Nelson Mandela was "breathing without difficulty" after being treated for pneumonia, the Presidency said on Saturday as the 94yearold leader spent a third day at an undisclosed hospital. "Doctors advise that due to the lung infection former President Mandela had developed...
  • Nelson Mandela back in hospital with lung infection March 28, 2013

    Johannesburg: Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital with a recurrence of a lung infection, the government said on Thursday. A statement said the 94yearold antiapartheid leader was admitted shortly before midnight. It gave no further details other than to say he was receiving the "best...
  • Govt school student thrashed by teacher, hospitalised March 3, 2013

    Fatehgarh Sahib: A class V student of a government school in Fatehgarh Sahib was hospitalised after he was allegedly thrashed by a teacher. Gaurav, a student of Government Elementary School Duffera, was allegedly beaten by the teacher on Friday. "We admitted Gaurav to Civil hospital Bassi Pathana but doctors referred him to...
  • Hillary Clinton back at work after hospitalisation January 8, 2013

    Washington: Cheers, a standing ovation and a gag gift of protective headgear greeted Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton as she returned to work on Monday after a monthlong absence caused first by a stomach virus, then a fall and a concussion and finally a brief hospitalization for a blood...
  • AK47 inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov hospitalised December 26, 2012

    Moscow: Mikhail Kalashnikov, the inventor of AK47 assault rifle, has been hospitalised, his assistant Nikolai Shklyaev said on Tuesday. Shklyaev said the 93yearold Kalashnikov complained to him about his health before being taken to hospital last week. "He was in intensive care last Thursday," he said, adding that he had no...
  • South Africa's Mandela in hospital for 'medical attention' December 8, 2012

    Johannesburg: South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela was on Saturday admitted to a hospital in Pretoria for "medical attention", the government said. "Former President Nelson Mandela has today, December 8 2012, been admitted in hospital in Pretoria to undergo tests," President Jacob Zuma's office said in a statement. The 94yearold antiapartheid...
  • Unconscious IK Gujral remains critical, says doctor November 28, 2012

    Gurgaon: The condition of former prime minister Inder Kumar Gujral on Tuesday worsened as he fell unconscious and his urine output was blocked, a doctor said on Tuesday. "His condition on Tuesday worsened as he fell unconscious, medicines too are not showing much effects, urine output system also stopped working..." a...
  • IK Gujral admitted to hospital, condition serious November 24, 2012

    Gurgaon: Former Prime Minister Inder Kumar Gujral has been admitted to the Medicity Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon with a lung infection and his condition is said to be "serious". Gujral, 92, who has been unwell for sometime, was put on the ventilator on Saturday after his condition deteriorated. He was on...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh's family forbids health bulletin August 8, 2012

    Chennai: The condition of union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, admitted to the Global Hospital in Chennai, continues to be critical, an official said, adding his family members have declined permission to issue a medical bulletin about his status. "Deshmukh's condition continues to be critical. However we are not in...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh's condition is stable: Doctor August 7, 2012

    Chennai: The condition of Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, admitted to a private hospital in Chennai for liverrelated ailment, is stable. Doctors while briefing Deshmukh's family regarding his health said that he is responding to medicines but will be kept under observation for next few days. The 67yearold twotime Maharashtra...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh on life support: sources August 7, 2012

    Chennai: Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh is critical and on life support in a hospital in Chennai, according to sources. He was flown to Chennai on Monday night. It is unclear as to what he is suffering from, but reports say it may be related to his liver. Doctors...