Newborn

  • Watch: Adorable video of newborn who refuses to let go of its mom moments after birth 01-03-2014 10:57 AM

    An adorable video of a newborn baby who refused to let go of its mum soon after a caesarean section birth has gone viral. The baby is seen nuzzling the mother's face and bursting into protesting cries as a nurse tries to pull it away from the mother. The baby...
  • AP: 16-year-old girl delivers baby, throws newborn from the window 08-01-2014 09:35 PM

    Nizamabad: A 16-year-old girl student allegedly threw her newborn baby from the window of her school hostel in the district following which the infant died, police said on Wednesday. The girl, studying in class X at a state-run residential school for girls, had delivered a baby boy in the early...
  • Need to create awareness about critical newborn care: Nirupama Sarma 07-05-2013 06:25 PM

    India accounts for 3,09,000 baby deaths every year on the first day of their birth, 29 per cent of such deaths around the world. What are the factors responsible for this and how can it be fixed? Save the Children's advocacy director Nirupama Sarma joined IBNLive readers for an interaction...
  • More than 3 lakh newborn babies die in India every year 07-05-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: More than 4,00,000 babies across South Asia die right after their birth, reveals a new study. The report also indicates that chronic malnourishment which leads to mental or physical impairment is particularly severe in the region. The report's birth day risk index shows that of the one million...
  • Viral: Wonderful video of a newborn being given a bath 09-01-2013 02:32 PM

    Babies are cute and newborn babies the cutest. Watch this wonderful video of a newborn baby being given a bath. The title of the video on YouTube says, "One of the most wonderful videos you'll watch!" and you can't help but agree. ...
  • Viral: Wonderful video of a newborn being given a bath 09-01-2013 02:14 PM

    Babies are cute and newborn babies the cutest. Watch this wonderful video of a newborn baby being given a bath. The title of the video on YouTube says, "One of the most wonderful videos you'll watch!" and you can't help but agree. ...
  • Assam: Newborn's body found from dustbin 17-11-2012 08:56 PM

    Nagaon: The body of a new-born was recovered from a hospital dustbin in Nagaon town of Assam on Saturday. The body was spotted at around 11 am from the bin near one of the gates at the Bhogeswari Phukanani Civil Hospital, police sources said. Some people noticed a few stray...
  • Over 9 lakh newborns die annually in India: Study 31-08-2011 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Despite a significant increase in women and child healthcare in India, more than nine lakh children in the country still die every year before becoming one-month-old, says a new global report. The study, conducted by experts at the World Health Organisation, Save the Children and the London School...
  • India's second heaviest newborn weighs 5.6 kilos 10-02-2011 11:22 AM

    The average weight of a newborn in India is 2.5 kilograms to 3.5 kilograms. ...
  • US: Twins born a year apart 05-01-2011 11:06 AM

    One child of a twin pair was born in late hours of Dec 31, 2010, while the other was born at midnight, when 2011 started. ...
  • 5 newborns die mysteriously in Andhra hospital 16-11-2009 08:58 PM

    Parents allege that faulty incubators was the reason. ...
  • New-borns offer hope amid violence in Nandigram 20-11-2007 09:20 AM

    Sydney: Former Australian fast bowler Jeff Thomson feels curator Cameron Hodgkins should prepare a greentop in Melbourne for the fourth Ashes Test starting on Sunday. Thomson said on Wednesday that a bouncy track is better suited to the Australian team as it was the heroics of the speedsters which enabled...