Lungs

  • 60-year-old notorious poacher Sansar Chand dies of lung cancer 18-03-2014 01:34 PM

    Notorious poacher Sansar Chand, who was accused of killing tigers and other animals in Sariska Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan, died in Jaipur on Tuesday. The wildlife smuggler was suffering from lung cancer and other ailments and was admitted to the SMS Hospital in Jaipur on March 14, hospital sources said....
  • China man's lung collapses after he yawns hard 10-01-2014 12:29 PM

    Beijing: A 26-year-old man in China suffered an unusual injury - he yawned so hard that his lung collapsed. Ou, from Wuhan in China's Hubei Province, likely ripped a hole in his lung when he stretched and yawned in the morning, doctors said. Ou felt a sudden pain in his...
  • Watch: Nelson Mandela's life and legacy 06-12-2013 09:12 PM

    South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela died peacefully at home at the age of 95 on Thursday after months fighting a lung infection, leaving his nation and the world in mourning for a man revered as a moral giant. The former president and Nobel Peace Prize laureate had been frail...
  • Mandela still in hospital, not discharged: S Africa government 01-09-2013 02:39 AM

    Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who has been receiving medical treatment for three months for a lung ailment, is still in hospital in Pretoria in a critical but stable condition, the government said on Saturday. The presidency said reports by some international media that the revered anti-apartheid leader, who...
  • 28 years on, betel nut pulled out of man's lung 28-08-2013 04:01 PM

    Patna: Seventy-five-year-old Krishna Kant Jha is now a relaxed man. After 28 years of suffering from chronic cough and regular bouts of fits, a piece of betel nut was found to be cause of his problems and was finally extricated from his lungs. Jha, an advocate in Samastipur district, said...
  • Mandela showing 'great resilience', still critical: South Africa 25-08-2013 02:30 AM

    Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who has been in hospital since early June with a lung infection, is showing "great resilience" although he remains in a critical but stable condition, the presidency said on Saturday. "While at times, his condition becomes unstable, the doctors indicate that the former president...
  • Nelson Mandela spends 50th day in hospital 28-07-2013 05:46 PM

    Former South African President Nelson Mandela has spent his 50th day in hospital with his condition still critical battling a recurrent lung infection, even as a media report said that he has undergone a "minor" medical procedure and survived two "scares" in the past week. Presidential spokesperson Mac Maharaj said...
  • Renjith Maheswary wants to shake off 'passenger' tag 04-07-2013 03:05 PM

    Pune: Triple jumper Renjith Maheswary feels uneasy at being referred to as 'passenger' at big events and says he is determined to shake off the dubious tag in the ongoing Asian Championships and next month's World Championships in Moscow. Maheswary, who holds the national record of 17.07m when he won...
  • Mandela battles for life as well-wishers pray for recovery 30-06-2013 06:39 PM

    Pretoria: Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela's condition remains "critical but stable" on the 23rd day of his hospitalisation for a recurring lung ailment, even as a stream of people continued to flock the hospital in Pretoria to pray for the recovery of the 94-year-old former president. Well-wishers were singing and saying...
  • Mandela's condition not to affect Obama's visit: Zuma 25-06-2013 04:10 AM

    Johannesburg: South African President Jacob Zuma said on Monday that the condition of ailing Nelson Mandela will not have any influence on the visiting US President Barack Obama's upcoming visit this week, Xinhua reported. The 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader is spending his 17th day in a Pretoria hospital due to a...
  • Mandela continues to show improvement, says grandson 16-06-2013 06:06 AM

    Cape Town: Former South African president Nelson Mandela, who has been hospitalized for a week, continued to show signs of improvement, his grandson said on Saturday, reported Xinhua. "Madiba (Mandela) is recovering very well and looks good," Mandla Mandela said in Qunu, Eastern Cape Province, the native village where Mandela...
  • Obama wishes 'speedy recovery' for ailing Mandela 12-06-2013 01:42 AM

    Washington: President Barack Obama is wishing for a "speedy recovery" for ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela. The 94-year-old Mandela is currently in a Johannesburg hospital, receiving treatment for a recurring lung infection. White House spokesman Jay Carney says Obama, the first lady and everyone at the White House...
  • Mumbai: Bandra acid attack victim's family meets RR Patil 02-06-2013 06:37 PM

    Mumbai: A day after Delhi girl Preeti Rathi succumbed to acid attack injuries at Bombay Hospital; her family on Sunday met Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil and demanded a CBI probe into the case. Preeti's father Amar Singh, mother and other family members and some social activists met Patil and...
  • Mumbai: Bandra acid attack victim dies due to organ failure 01-06-2013 05:29 PM

    Mumbai: Battling for life for more than a month, the 23-year-old Bandra acid attack victim died on Saturday due to multiple organ failure. Her lungs had collapsed due to the holes that formed post the attack. The victim had also lost an eye after acid was thrown on her when...
  • Mumbai: Acid attack victim critical after lungs get damaged 27-05-2013 08:49 PM

    Mumbai: The girl who was a victim of an acid attack at Mumbai's Bandra station early this month is now said to be in a critical condition. Her lungs have collapsed due to the holes that formed post the attack. Doctors have shifted her onto life support. The victim had...
  • Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital 11-03-2013 03:45 AM

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  • Yuvraj at the end of his chemotherapy 13-03-2012 02:21 PM

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  • Yuvraj diagnosed with cancer: Reports 05-02-2012 12:46 PM

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  • Yuvraj may be out for 6 months 25-01-2012 05:21 PM

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  • Medical breakthroughs of 2011 29-12-2011 08:45 AM

    New Delhi: 2011 was a year not just of landmark political revolutions but also of medical marvels. Be it HIV prevention or a vaccine for malaria, 2011 saw many medical breakthroughs. Here's a look at the top five: HIV treatment as prevention: It has been deemed as the most important...
  • Yuvraj vows to come out of ailment 28-11-2011 08:09 PM

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  • 'Yuvraj's tumour not life-threatening' 27-11-2011 03:54 PM

    Shabnam, mother of Yuvraj Singh, and Virat Kohli give their respective views to CNN-IBN. ...
  • Yuvraj Singh battling lung tumour 26-11-2011 07:05 PM

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  • Living it up: smoking kills 1 in 5 males in India 24-09-2011 06:56 PM

    On this episode join Anupam, a smoker, on a crash course in smoking de-addiction. ...