Pregnant Woman

  • Pregnant mother drives her minivan packed with three children into the ocean, sister says she was 'talking of demons' 07-03-2014 10:50 AM

    A pregnant mother is accused of driving herself and her children into the ocean, saved only in the nick of time by eyewitnesses and life guards in a chilling murder-suicide attempt. The woman's sister told the police that she was talking of demons just before driving off with the minivan,...
  • Woman gives birth in class 12 board exam hall 21-02-2014 04:33 PM

    A woman in Bihar gave birth in the examination hall where she was appearing for her class 12 exams, an official said on Friday. The incident took place at a college in the state's Saran district where Manisha Devi, in her early 20s and married, was taking an exam on...
  • At the LoC, Army helps save pregnant women 30-01-2014 08:02 AM

    Srinagar: As J&K battles a harsh winter, the Indian army is emerging as a saviour for people near the line of control. With incredible effort from both the Air Force and the Army, more than 200 people have been evacuated from Kisthwar alone. In the cut off areas of Machhil...
  • Dehradun: 27-year-old pregnant woman killed after rape, beheaded body recovered near Raj Bhawan 15-11-2013 09:18 AM

    Dehradun: A beheaded body of a woman was recovered from army area near Raj Bhawan in the city, police said on Thursday. The headless body of a 27-year-old woman kept in a sack was found by rag pickers in the army area about 200 metres from Raj Bhawan on Wednesday...
  • Sambhal: Pregnant woman set ablaze by husband, in-laws over dowry 30-08-2013 12:53 PM

    A pregnant married woman wasallegedly killed by her in-laws over dowry in Hayat Nagar area in Sambhal, police said on Friday. Roopwati's (25) in-laws allegedly sprinkled kerosene oilon her and set her ablaze on Thursday as her family memberscould not meet their dowry demands, they said. She was rushed to...
  • Pregnant woman burnt to death by husband, in-laws over dowry 15-08-2013 12:51 PM

    An eight-month pregnant woman was allegedly burnt to death by her husband and in-laws over dowry in Babugarh area, police said in Hapur on Thursday. Naresh Devi was allegedly set on fire by her husband Puran and in-laws on late on Tuesday night in Upeda village. She was rushed to...
  • Kerala man walks 40 km through forest with pregnant wife on shoulder 10-06-2013 04:12 PM

    Kottayam: In an effort to save his pregnant wife and their child, a man walked through forest for about 40 kms in heavy rains carrying the ailing woman on his shoulders to get her to a hospital, but failed to save the baby. The tribal youth, Ayyappan, carrying his seven-month...
  • Delhi: Jobless man murders pregnant wife for dowry 06-05-2013 02:02 AM

    New Delhi: A 24-year-old pregnant woman was strangled allegedly by her jobless husband who surrendered before investigators on Sunday with police suspecting it to be a case of dowry death. The incident was reported from Najafgarh on Saturday night and the deceased has been identified as Pinky. Vicky (30) surrendered...
  • Tamil Nadu: Woman worker suspended for demanding bribe 17-04-2013 02:05 AM

    Salem: A woman sanitary worker at the government hospital has been suspended for allegedly demanding money from a pregnant woman to get herself treated. The 24-year-old pregnant woman labourer from Andhra Pradesh was unable to pay Rs 1000 bribe was reportedly assaulted by her and later delivered the baby at...
  • Doctors booked for endangering life of pregnant woman 17-11-2012 09:40 PM

    Gurgaon: A doctor and the chairman of a private hospital in Gurgaon have been booked for endangering the life of a pregnant woman, police said on Saturday. Doctor Subhash Khanna, chairman and director of Kalyani Hospital, and gynecologist Anjali Bagga have been booked under various sections of the Indian Penal...
  • FTN: Pregnant woman killed by speeding BMW: Should exemplary punishment be handed out in hit and run cases?

    Pregnant woman killed by speeding BMW, tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, should exemplary punishment be...
  • UP: woman forced to give birth on the pavement 04-07-2011 08:47 AM

    In a shocking case of apathy in Kannauj, a woman is forced to give birth on the road after a hospital refused to admit her, allegedly because she didn't have enough money. The poor pregnant woman was allegedly denied admission in a district hospital in Kannauj, uttar Pradesh. She was...
  • Contaminated IV fluid kills 12 pregnant women 24-02-2011 06:20 PM

    Jodhpur: In a shocking case twelve pregnant women have died at Umaid Hospital in Rajasthan's Jodhpur after being administered contaminated IV fluid. The deaths have taken place over the last 10 days. The first casualty was reported on February 13. Four pregnant women are on ventilators in a serious condition...
  • Blood sugar meters may give inaccurate readings 16-01-2011 03:05 PM

    New York: In a new study, portable meters used to gauge blood sugar levels in pregnant women with diabetes gave readings that differed from lab tests by up to 16 percent. That kind of inaccuracy is concerning, researchers say, because small differences in blood sugar during pregnancy can have potentially...
  • Gaps in gestational diabetes screening 23-12-2010 12:22 PM

    New York: Just over two-thirds of pregnant women undergo screening tests for gestational diabetes, according to a new analysis of nearly one million patient records. Among the five percent of women who tested positive for pregnancy-related diabetes, just one in five were screened again within six months of giving birth,...
  • Taliban flogs, executes pregnant Afghan woman 10-08-2010 07:45 AM

    Kabul: The Taliban executed a pregnant woman on charges of adultery in western Afghanistan, an official said on Monday. A Taliban court in Qadis, a remote district in Badghis province, found Bibi Sanawbar, a 40-year-old widow, "guilty because she got pregnant by having illicit affairs", said Jabar Saleh, the deputy...
  • Docs 'negligence' kills pregnant woman 09-05-2010 03:18 PM

    CJ Suraj's wife, who was carrying a dead foetus in her womb, died of docs negligence in Delhi. ...
  • Baby almost born on Oprah Winfrey show 06-02-2010 10:34 AM

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  • Pregnant women face hostility when applying for jobs 07-05-2008 02:45 PM

    Johannesburg: It may appear an insignificant one-off Twenty20 international, but Friday's match at The Wanderers presents top players from India and South Africa an opportunity to oil themselves before the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) begins in less than a week's time. India have travelled all the...
  • Turned away by hospital, woman delivers in parking lot 10-12-2007 02:14 PM

    Johannesburg: South Africa captain Graeme Smith feels that the upcoming ICC cricket World Cup will be an open tournament with the placid subcontinent pitches offering some exciting high-scoring encounters. Emphasising the importance of batting power-play in the mega-event, Smith said a good finishing in both the batting as well as...
  • For US moms-to-be, birthing coaches are a comfort 07-08-2007 04:58 PM

    Mohali: Left-arm fast bowler Irfan Pathan on Thursday said he is only focusing on performing well and is hopeful of again cementing his place in the national squad in the coming months. I am only focusing on performing well and it will automatically lead to a comeback into the Indian...
  • Girl alleges rape, hospital denies 15-04-2007 12:46 PM

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