Hospitalised

  • Chinese man hospitalised with 100-kg tumour 01-07-2014 05:39 PM

    Beijing: Chinese doctors are preparing to remove a 1.2-metre-long 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 04-04-2014 08:01 AM

    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...
  • Suchitra Sen's filmography mirrors her versatility 17-01-2014 09:28 AM

    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 14-01-2014 04:46 PM

    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....
  • Suchitra Sen critical, but responding to treatment 14-01-2014 07:27 AM

    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...
  • Kerala CM Oommen Chandy hospitalised 13-01-2014 12:19 PM

    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 70-year old veteran Kerala politician said...
  • Mamata Banerjee: I'm overwhelmed and proud to meet Suchitra Sen 06-01-2014 07:36 AM

    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 25-minute meeting with the actress, who has often been compared...
  • Suchitra Sen stable, under continuous monitoring 02-01-2014 09:43 AM

    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...
  • Veteran actress Suchitra Sen is stable 30-12-2013 04:29 PM

    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...
  • Nikhil Advani hospitalised after a reaction to medication 29-12-2013 04:34 PM

    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....
  • Over 100 students fell sick after eating midday meal in Perambalur 19-08-2013 06:55 PM

    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...
  • Mumbai: Actor Manoj Kumar admitted to hospital 22-07-2013 09:50 AM

    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...
  • South Africans resigned over critical Mandela 24-06-2013 12:39 PM

    Johannesburg: South Africans appeared resigned on Monday to the inevitability of one day saying goodbye to former president Nelson Mandela after the 94-year-old anti-apartheid 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...
  • South Africa: Mandela in critical condition, says presidency 24-06-2013 01:46 AM

    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 94-year-old anti-apartheid 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 08-06-2013 12:16 PM

    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 anti-apartheid leader, who is 94, has received hospital treatment several times in recent months....
  • UK: Prince Philip hospitalised for 'exploratory operation' 07-06-2013 06:34 AM

    London: Prince Philip, the 91-year-old 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...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh's family forbids health bulletin 08-08-2012 01:01 AM

    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...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh's condition is stable: Doctor 07-08-2012 06:35 PM

    Chennai: The condition of Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, admitted to a private hospital in Chennai for liver-related 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 67-year-old...
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh on life support: sources 07-08-2012 09:35 AM

    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....
  • Vilasrao Deshmukh hospitalised in Chennai 07-08-2012 08:44 AM

    Chennai: Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has been hospitalised. 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. According to the sources, the 67-year-old senior Congress leader from Maharashtra...
  • Govt, Team Anna docs differ on hospitalisation 01-08-2012 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: Doctors with government and Team Anna on Wednesday differed on hospitalisation of fasting activists, including Arvind Kejriwal who alleged that the official medical report was "fake" and refused to get admitted. In his communication to the police, RML Medical Superintendent Dr TS Sidhu said the physicians who examined...
  • Girl beaten up for not reading aloud, hospitalised 29-07-2012 12:33 AM

    Virudhunagar: A seven-year-old girl student of a private school in Virudhunagar was hospitalised after being beaten by her class teacher for not reading her English lesson aloud in class. The girl's mother got to know of the incident from the school bus driver when he called her to take her...