Organ Donation

  • Not paid for donating kidney, medicial techician commits suicide 06-04-2014 10:41 PM

    The body of a man, who allegedly committed suicide after being upset over not being paid for donating his kidney, was found at a bus stand in Nawabganj area in Kanpur district. The body of 46-year-old medicial techician, Anand Swaroop was found under mysterious circumstances near Rawatpur bus stand in...
  • Rishi Kapoor appeals to the public to donate organs, pledges his own 23-03-2014 06:26 PM

    Chandigarh: Actor Rishi Kapoor pledged to donate organs. After distributing prizes to the winners of 'Transplant Games 2014' at PGIMER in Chandigarh, the 61-year-old veteran actor signed the pledge to be an organ donor. Rishi appealed to the general public to come forward for this noble cause and donate organs...
  • Website to be launched on Jan 26 to promote organ donation 09-01-2014 05:51 PM

    A website in English and Hindi would be launched from January 26 in Indoreto promote organ transplantation and its donation after death. The bilingual website would make available a detailed database regarding organ transplant and its donation after the death of a person, official sources said on Thursday. Information about...
  • Kerala: Parents donate organs of brain dead son 13-10-2013 07:21 PM

    In a noble gesture, parents of a 19-year-old youth, who was declared brain dead after a road mishap two days ago, have donated their son's organs to five persons. Prajeesh, a second-year college student, met with the tragedy when a car collided with the bike he was travelling at Chandavila...
  • Aamir Khan keen on donating organs, says Kiran Rao 14-08-2013 03:53 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao, who has taken a pledge to donate her organs, reveals that her actor-filmmaker husband Aamir Khan is also keen to follow in her footsteps. "Aamir is definitely keen to donate his organs as well," Kiran told reporters at an organ donation camp Tuesday. She was present...
  • India Positive: Stories of good work and pride 10-08-2013 06:56 PM

    At a time when more than 3,000 patients die every year for want of organ donors, a family in Delhi has saved 35 lives by pledging its son's organs. The Junejas who lost their only son Anmol in an accident, have saved 35 lives so far by harvesting their son's...
  • Delhi: Parents pledge brain-dead son's organs, save 35 lives 06-08-2013 09:19 AM

    New Delhi: At a time when more than 3,000 patients die every year for want of organ donors, a family in Delhi has saved 35 lives by pledging its son's organs. The Junejas who lost their only son Anmol in an accident, have saved 35 lives so far by harvesting...
  • Pope has heart but can't donate it: Vatican 05-02-2011 12:18 PM

    Vatican City: Pope Benedict has a soft spot in his heart for organ donations but his body parts can't be donated to save lives after he dies, the Vatican says. A doctor in Germany had been using the fact that the pope possessed an organ donors' card from a medical...
  • Jyoti Basu sets an example by donating organs 20-01-2010 12:48 PM

    Basu's eyes have been donated to the Muktakeshi Eye Foundation in Kolkata ...
  • IBNLiving: Govt to ease organ-swapping criteria 14-09-2009 04:44 PM

    The long process of getting permission costs them crucial time. ...
  • Organ donation in India still an uphill task 17-07-2009 06:40 PM

    A survey by NGO Mohan Foundation found there were just 50 donations a year. ...
  • Gift of life: Baby dies, saves two lives 31-03-2009 04:03 AM

    Baby Abhilasha's parents donated her organs so that others could live. ...
  • Meet those who donated dear one's organs to save lives 07-03-2008 10:40 PM

    Sydney: Australia's Twenty20 expert David Warner has credited former chairman of selectors Greg Chappell for his recent success in Champions League Twenty20 and said he is now targeting a Test debut next year. Warner had an incredible run-scoring feast during the CLT20 with New South Wales (NSW), scoring 258 from...
  • Elderlies vow to donate organs to curb illegal trade 13-02-2008 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: The contest between the two hottest teams in international cricket at the home of cricket will not just go down as a colossal clash. The first Test beginning from July 21 at Lord's will be the 2000th Test in the history of the game and will mark a...