Maternity

  • TN: One day old baby stolen from govt hospital 15-06-2013 07:28 PM

    Madurai: A one day old male baby was kidnapped today from the maternity ward of Government Rajaji hospital here by a woman, but police said they would soon nab her as her image had been captured on Closed Circuit TV camera. Police said the installation of CCTV at the ward...
  • India, China favour more cooperation in health sector 23-05-2013 04:36 AM

    New Delhi: India and China on Wednesday decided to strengthen bilateral cooperation, specially in the fields of maternal and child health, infectious diseases and other emerging health challenges, officials said in Delhi. The discussions were held between union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad with his Chinese counterpart Li Bin on...
  • MSD India to invest $ 10 mn to reduce maternal mortality 14-05-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Drug firm MSD India on Tuesday said it will invest USD 10 million over next three years in the country as part of its global initiative to help reduce maternal mortality. As part of the initiative - 'MSD for Mothers', the drug firm would partner three non-governmental organisations...
  • Yahoo expands paid maternity, paternity benefits 01-05-2013 10:10 AM

    San Francisco: Yahoo Inc has increased the amount of paid leave new parents can take, bringing the Internet company closer to the policies of some of its Silicon Valley peers from which it hopes to lure engineers. The new policy marks the latest move by Chief Executive Marissa Mayer, who...
  • CJ: Man fights for justice against hospital 28-05-2011 10:15 PM

    CJ Narendra Kumar fights for justice against a Hospital in Jodhpur, where his wife was one of the women who died after child-birth. ...
  • 19th maternal death at Jodhpur hospital 25-05-2011 01:10 PM

    Jodhpur: In another case of gross medical negligence at a government hospital in Jodhpur, one more woman has died while delivering her baby. The woman, identified as 22-year-old Sarika and wife of Jaswant Singh, died after there was excessive bleeding following the birth of her child in a normal delivery....
  • RTI reveals forced hysterectomy for cash 16-04-2011 07:00 AM

    Jaipur: Three hospitals in Bandikui are now under the scanner for making a business out of removing uterus among women mostly under 35 years of age. Thus depriving them of the chances to bear children. This was done by allegedly instilling fear among gullible village women that they would die...
  • Jodhpur maternal death case: 3 doctors suspended 17-03-2011 06:32 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan government suspended three doctors on Thursday in connection with the death of women who were given intravenous fluid in two state-run hospitals in Jodhpur. The action came after the government received the report by Divisional Commissioner of Jodhpur on the incidents, Health Minister A.A.Khan said in the state...
  • One arrested in Jodhpur toxic IV fluid case 28-02-2011 05:58 PM

    Jaipur: Two weeks after the shocking story of 13 maternal deaths began in Jodhpur’s Umaid hospital the police have made their first arrest in the case. The government has only suspended two low rung officials in the name of fixing responsibility of the hospital where in 2010 eight thalassemic children...
  • Jodhpur maternal deaths: Raj govt suspends two 27-02-2011 07:07 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Government suspended a drug inspector and a store keeper of the state-run Umaid hospital in Jodhpur after 13 women died due to excessive bleeding during childbirth allegedly after being administered contaminated intravenous fluids. The state government also announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the families...
  • Maternal, infant mortality still high in India 15-11-2010 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Millennium Development Goals deadline to tackle health issues such as maternal and child mortality rates is just five years away. But there is not much to cheer about it in India as more than 40 per cent of the children in our country below the age of...
  • Caesarean delivery, not all that safe 27-08-2008 03:52 PM

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  • Nursing home sealed in Gurgaon 14-06-2007 12:53 PM

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  • Ghastly blast rocks Guwahati, 7 dead 26-05-2007 11:52 AM

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  • Pregnant? Govt shows you the money 29-12-2006 08:26 AM

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  • Maternal mortality rate declines 31-10-2006 11:30 PM

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