NILOUFER

  • Hyderabad Nizam's daughter seeks share of property November 20, 2012

    Hyderabad: Niloufer, the youngest daughter of Mukarram Jah, the grandson of the last Nizam of Hyderabad, has said that she will move court seeking her share of his property in Hyderabad. The 79yearold Nizam Mukarram is in ill health and presently in London. Niloufer alleged that Mukarram's first exwife Princess Esra...
  • Hyderabad: At death's door in Niloufer Hospital August 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: That Niloufer Hospital has inadequate infrastructure is a wellknown fact. But how bad is the situation? If one goes by the hospital records, it appears that it cant get any worse. On an average, 350 kids die at the hospital every month. In the last seven months, as many...
  • Tough choice for conjoined twins: Life or separation July 18, 2009

    Hyderabad: Sixyearold conjoined twins Vani and Veena have lived in Hyderabad's Niloufer Hospital for the last three years. Joined at the head and sharing vital veins to the brain, any surgery is now fearfully unpredictable. It's a tough call for the parents of the conjoined twins, for after having spent...
  • Hyd medicos resume work except Niloufer hospital December 8, 2007

    Hyderabad: Following court directions and opposition's appeal, junior doctors in Andhra Pradesh today decided to partially withdraw their agitation across the state from tomorrow but strike would continue at Niloufer hospital where MLA Afsar Khan had allegedly attacked the medicos. Except at Niloufer government children's hospital, the medicos would resume their...
  • Four more dead as Andhra docs intensify stir December 4, 2007

    New Delhi: Medical services continued to be hit across Andhra Pradesh today as the indefinite strike by junior doctors entered Day 3 amid reports of at least 12 children dying due to negligence. However, official sources put the death toll to four. The Indian Medical Association is backing the agitation. The...
  • Kid with three legs to undergo corrective surgery December 3, 2007

    Hyderabad: A sixyearold child with three legs has been admitted at the Niloufer Children's Hospital in Hyderabad for corrective surgery. The doctors say that surgery scheduled for Tuesday will be complicated. It is a case of incomplete twinning where the child is born with three limbs and four feet. The...
  • Six kids die as Hyderabad hospital docs strike work December 3, 2007

    Hyderabad: At least six children have reportedly died due to lack of medical aid at a government hospital here as doctors continued Monday a flash strike demanding suspension of a legislator for allegedly attacking them. The situation took a serious turn at the Niloufer Children's Hospital with the children's death. The...
  • Why Pak Minister Bakhtiar quit May 20, 2007

    PTI correspondent K J M Verma gives his reasons for Pak Tourism Minister Niloufer Bakhtiar's resignation. ...