Michael Schumacher

  • Michael Schumacher sued over road accident caused before coma in Spain 22-04-2014 03:06 PM

    Madrid: Formula One racing driver Michael Schumacher is being sued for causing a traffic accident in Spain last November. Schumacher, who is in a coma after suffering head injuries whilst skiing on December 29 last year at the French resort of Meribel, is facing charges in connection with a collision...
  • Michael Schumacher showing 'small signs of progress': spokesperson 14-04-2014 02:03 PM

    Michael Schumacher is "showing small signs of progress", his spokeswoman said on Sunday, with the Formula One legend slowly recovering from devastating brain injuries suffered in a ski accident. "There are short moments of consciousness and he is showing small signs of progress," Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm told German broadcaster...
  • Michael Schumacher showing 'encouraging signs', says manager 04-04-2014 12:58 PM

    Michael Schumacher's manager has said that the formula one legend has shown 'encouraging signs', which might tempt the doctors to bring him out of medically-induced coma. Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm has confirmed the reports in News.com.au about 'noticeable improvement' in the driver's condition. Schumacher suffered severe head injuries in a...
  • Michael Schumacher's wife building a 10-million-pound medical suite for his care 30-03-2014 03:40 PM

    London: Ailing seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's wife is reportedly building a 10-million-pound medical suite at their home by Lake Geneva in Switzerland so that he can undergo treatment at home. Corinna Schumacher is using the family's 500-million-pound fortune to build a suite equipped with high-tech medical facilities at...
  • Schumacher may never recover due to serious lapses of judgement: ex-F1 doctor 26-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Former chief doctor for the sport of Formula One, Dr. Gary Hatstein, believes 'serious lapses of judgement' in the medical care of Michael Schumacher may never let him recover from the brain injuries he suffered after a skiing accident on December 29 last year, which has left the F1 legend...
  • Schumacher loses 25 per cent body weight since accident 22-03-2014 11:09 AM

    London: After months remaining in coma, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is yet to recover and reportedly he has lost 25 per cent of his body weight. Schumacher is almost less than 54 kg as doctors continue with their efforts to revive him from an induced coma. He suffered severe...
  • Felipe Massa not losing hope of Michael Schumacher's recovery 13-03-2014 01:01 PM

    Felipe Massa remains hopeful his friend and former Ferrari team mate Michael Schumacher can pull out of an induced coma and return to health. The retired seven-times Formula One champion suffered severe head injuries when he slammed into a rock while skiing off-piste in the French Alps resort of Meribel...
  • 'Small, encouraging signs' in Michael Schumacher's condition: agent 12-03-2014 01:26 PM

    There are small signs of encouragement in Michael Schumacher's condition but the former Formula 1 star still faces a long fight to recover after suffering brain damage in a skiing accident, his agent said on Wednesday. "We are and remain confident that Michael will pull through and will wake up,"...
  • Michael Schumacher still 'in the wake-up phase' 07-03-2014 07:55 PM

    Paris: Michael Schumacher's spokeswoman says he is "still in the wake-up phase" and that his medical situation is unchanged. More than two months after a ski crash left the Formula One champion hospitalized with severe head injuries, his agent Sabine Kehm said Friday that the process of pulling him from...
  • Bahrain circuit to honour Schumacher 02-03-2014 05:57 PM

    Seven times world champion Michael Schumacher, still in a coma in a French hospital after a skiing accident in late December, is to have the first corner of Bahrain's Formula One circuit named after him. The German won the inaugural Bahrain race in 2004 and also advised on the design...
  • Full recovery for Michael Schumacher unlikely: neurologists 28-02-2014 10:55 PM

    London: Nearly two months after Michael Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in a skiing accident and was placed in a drug-induced coma, some neurologists say the seven-time Formula One champion seems unlikely to make a full recovery. The 45-year-old Schumacher fell while skiing in France and hit the right side...
  • Doctors have not abandoned waking up process: Schumacher's manager 26-02-2014 09:08 AM

    Michael Schumacher's manager has dismissed claims by a German magazine that doctors have stopped the 'waking up process' as he continues to be slowly brought out of the medically-induced coma he has been in for nearly two months. The seven-time Formula One world champion remains in a stable condition in...
  • Doctors give up hope of reviving F1 legend Schumacher from coma: report 25-02-2014 04:17 PM

    Doctors treating Formula One legend Michael Schumacher have reportedly given up on their attempts to bring the five-time world champion out of 'artificial coma'. According to a report in the German magazine Focus, doctors at the University Hospital of Grenoble in France have run out of options after repeated efforts...
  • Michael Schumacher still waking up from coma: Manager 13-02-2014 11:55 PM

    Frankfurt: Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is still in the process of waking up from an induced coma following a skiing accident more than six weeks ago, his manager said Thursday. The Bild newspaper reported Wednesday - without citing any sources - that Schumacher had developed pneumonia, but Sabine...
  • Waking up Schumacher from 'artificial coma' can take days to months: report 04-02-2014 12:48 PM

    More than a month after his near-fatal accident, doctors are trying to wake up Formula One legend Michael Schumacher from the 'artificial coma'. But according to the German newsmagazine Focus that has been following the story in detail, the process can take days to months. "The waking-up can take days,...
  • Michael Schumacher 'blinks' after a month in coma: reports 31-01-2014 07:52 AM

    Legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher, who met a near-fatal accident while skiing, is "responding to instructions" after the doctors on Thursday started to reduce the dose of sedatives to bring him out of artificial coma, L'Equipe newspaper has reported. According to the report, Schumacher has blinked during brain tests....
  • Michael Schumacher being woken up from coma: reports 30-01-2014 11:10 AM

    Michael Schumacher, the Formula 1 legend, is gradually being 'woken up' from a medically induced coma by doctors a month after his near-fatal skiing accident in the French Alps, according to L'Equipe, the French sports daily. The news comes as Schumacher enters his fifth week of a medically induced coma,...
  • Sebastian Vettel hoping for a miraculous Schumacher recovery 29-01-2014 12:39 PM

    Jerez: Sebastien Vettel kept Michael Schumacher in his thoughts on Tuesday as Formula One returned to the track after a long winter break with the German great still in a coma one month after a skiing accident. Red Bull's quadruple world champion, who struck up a close friendship with his...
  • Michael Schumacher in 'stable' condition 18-01-2014 08:58 AM

    Frankfurt: Michael Schumacher remains in stable condition following a skiing accident that left the Formula One great with severe head injuries and in a coma since December 29, his manager said on Friday. The statement from manager Sabine Kehm does not mention the word "critical" for the first time in...
  • Shame Indian GP has been scrapped: Damon Hill 16-01-2014 09:20 PM

    Mumbai: Former Formula One world champion Damon Hill on Thursday said it was a "shame" that the Indian Grand Prix was scrapped just after three years of launch, especially as the promoters had laid a good track at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida. "It seems to me that...
  • Schumacher could never wake up from artificial coma: reports 16-01-2014 07:46 PM

    London: Legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher may never regain consciousness from his medically-induced coma following a skiing accident in late December. The seven-time champion has been in this state for 18 days since hurting his head on a rock while skiing in the French Alps. The doctors have reduced...
  • Leave us and hospital alone: Michael Schumacher's wife 07-01-2014 05:16 PM

    Grenoble, France: Michael Schumacher's wife says the racing legend's family wants to be left in peace as doctors treat him after a brutal ski crash. Corinne Schumacher spoke out on Tuesday for the first time since her husband's Dec. 29 accident in the French Alps. In a statement, she said:...
  • 'Slight improvement' in Schumacher's condition: source 07-01-2014 09:52 AM

    Grenoble: There has been a "slight improvement" in Michael Schumacher's condition, a source close to the Formula One legend said, eight days after a skiing accident left him with life-threatening injuries. Schumacher remains in a critical condition in hospital where he has been in a medically induced coma since the...
  • Michael Schumacher made will in 2010 naming family as beneficiaries 06-01-2014 11:48 PM

    London: Three years before his ski accident, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had made a will of distributing his 750 million pounds (over $1 billion) cash, cars and property empire among his wife and two children. According to Daily Mail, in 2010, the seven-time Formula One World Champion admitted that...
  • Michael Schumacher's condition remains critical 06-01-2014 09:40 PM

    Paris: Michael Schumacher's condition remains stable but critical, eight days after the German suffered brain injuries in a skiing accident in France. "The clinical state of Michael Schumacher is stable as he's under permanent care and treatment," Grenoble hospital said in a statement on Monday. "However, the medical team in...
  • French investigators seek alleged Schumacher accident video 05-01-2014 07:57 PM

    Paris: A French state prosecutor says he wants to obtain an alleged mobile-phone video of a skiing accident that critically injured Formula One legend Michael Schumacher. Albertville prosecutor Patrick Quincy told The Associated Press by phone on Sunday that French investigators are taking steps to obtain a copy of the...
  • Schumacher's condition critical but stable: agent 04-01-2014 06:12 PM

    Paris: Michael Schumacher's condition remains critical but stable on Saturday, the German's agent said nearly a week after the seven-times Formula One champion suffered brain injuries in a skiing accident in the French Alps resort of Meribel. "Michael's condition remains critical but stable. We would like to clearly stress that...
  • Ski run that ended in disaster for Michael Schumacher 03-01-2014 09:04 PM

    CNN's Christina Macfarlane returned to the location of the incident in the French Alps and took us to the slopes where the accident took place. ...
  • Michael Schumacher to spend 45th birthday in coma 03-01-2014 09:43 AM

    Paris: The family of injured Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher has thanked fans for their "great support" on his 45th Birthday. "We all know he is a fighter and will not give up," reported BBC citing the family in an online statement. Schumacher, who turned 45 on Friday, remains in...
  • Ferrari fans plan red vigil for Michael Schumacher 03-01-2014 08:33 AM

    Paris: Ferrari fans will hold a silent 45th birthday tribute to Michael Schumacher outside his French hospital on Friday with the seven times Formula One world champion in a coma and fighting for his life after a skiing accident. The Formula One team's facebook page said the Scuderia Ferrari Clubs...