PREGNANT

  • Traffic pollution may damage lungs of unborn babies Yesterday

    London: Pregnant women who live in polluted areas risk damage to their children's lungs, a new study has warned. Researchers said exposure to pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy in particular raises the risk of harm to a child's lungs. The finding underlines the multiple public health benefits of...
  • Muzaffarnagar: Woman delivers baby on the floor of a government health centre 4 days ago

    Muzaffarnagar: A woman gave birth to a child on the floor of a primary health centre after the staff allegedly refused to admit her without a bribe in Shamli district. The incident occurred when the woman, Zubeda, was taken to a government primary health centre in Kandhla town after she...
  • Man, who helped evacuate pregnant woman from cyclone Hudhud, dies in Odisha October 12, 2014

    Kendrapara (Odisha): A 40-year-old man who had risked his life to save seven women and children from meeting a watery grave in a crocodile-infested rivulet during the evacuation drive ahead of Cyclone Hudhud, died on Sunday sending shockwaves across far-flung Okilopala and Satabhaya villages in Odisha's Kendrapara district. "Sahadev Samal died...
  • Tamil Nadu: Mother of ten dies of complications during delivery September 17, 2014

    Dindigul: A 35yearold woman, mother of 10 children, died along with her still born 11th child following complications during advanced stage of pregnancy at the government hospital, a senior health official said on Wednesday. Chitra, wife of an autodriver, was suffering from malnutrition and had been carrying on with her routine...
  • Mumbai: Minor girl repeatedly raped for a year, gets pregnant September 17, 2014

    Mumbai: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man for about a year following which she became pregnant, police said. The accused, identified as Rahim (age not specified), a resident of Sainik Nagar in Kausa area of Thane's Mumbra town, had been sexually assaulting the girl since October last...
  • J&K: Woman rescued from marooned house, delivers baby in army hospital September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Acting on a distress message, the Army evacuated a pregnant woman from her house in the submerged ShereShafi locality in Srinagar to the military hospital where she gave birth to a baby boy. "We received a message in the afternoon that one Ms Arshida, a resident of Pampore area...
  • Shakira: Yes, we are expecting our second baby August 29, 2014

    New York: Shakira is pregnant with baby No. 2. The Colombian singer made the announcement on her Facebook and Twitter pages on Thursday. Her representative confirmed that the accounts were real. The Grammy winner wrote: "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you all for your well wishes!" No more details about...
  • Continue work during pregnancy? Why not? If a director is ready, I'll definitely work, says Rani Mukerji August 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular actress Rani Mukerji says her marital status won't affect her work and even a pregnancy won't come in the way as long as the director is comfortable. After marriage, actresses often cut down on their work. Asked in a group interview if she too would do so, Rani said:...
  • Making false promise of marriage, man rapes a girl for 3 years August 18, 2014

    An 18yearold girl was allegedly raped here by a youth for three years on the pretext of marriage, police said on Monday. The victim alleged in her complaint that she was raped on pretext of marriage by the accused identified as Ashraf for three years. He refused to marry her after...
  • In the West actresses work during pregnancy, I think it has happened in India too: Rani Mukerji August 13, 2014

    Actress Rani Mukerji would be glad if rumours of her being pregnant came true as she surely wants to start a family soon. Rani, who married Yashraj Films' directorproducer Aditya Chopra earlier this year, in one of her interviews had confessed that she wants to 'expect soon'. This sparked pregnancy rumours...
  • Jammu: Hospital gives abortion pill to 8month pregnant woman 'by mistake' July 27, 2014

    Jammu: In a shocking case of alleged medical negligence in Jammu, a doctor and two paramedics have been arrested after a eightmonth pregnant woman was given abortion pill by mistake. The woman was admitted to a private hospital for glucose fluid intake but was given an abortion pill. The hospital...
  • Watch: Heartstopping moment a pregnant woman is caught on film jumping from a burning building into a waiting crowd July 14, 2014

    That was a narrow escape. Whew. A pregnant woman was filmed jumping from the first storey of a burning building in Turkey into a crowd waiting below with sheets and pieces of cardboard. The woman is in a hospital but in good condition. The fire in South St. Louis saw a...
  • Snapshot: Genelia D'Souza shows off her pregnancy glow at the launch of Riteish Deshmukh's 'Lai Bhari' June 9, 2014

    She is preparing to welcome her first child. And yes, pregnancy is certainly going well with Genelia Dsouza. The actress looked utterly happy, and radiant as she attended the launch of Riteish Deshmukh's 'Lai Bhari'. The excited Riteish confirmed the news in an interview to ToI. "Yes, my wife is...
  • Riteish Deshmukh confirms wife Genelia D'Souza's pregnancy June 7, 2014

    Bollywood actors Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza are expecting their first child. The excited daddy confirmed the news in an interview to ToI. "Yes, my wife is pregnant. We are looking forward to the baby and are very excited about it," he said. Speculations of the couple having their first child...
  • Man rapes his 24-year-old mentally challenged sister, gets her pregnant April 21, 2014

    24-year-old mentally challenged girl was allegedly raped by her brother, police said on Monday. The girl's parents are no more and she lives with her 32-year-old brother and an elder sister in Bhopal Vihar in Jaibhimnagar. The girl had complained of a stomach ache on Saturday evening, police said adding that upon...
  • Amber Heard is not pregnant, says Johnny Depp April 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star Johnny Depp has denied reports suggesting that his fiance Amber Heard is expecting the couple's first child. The 27-year-old actress was recently hit with pregnancy rumours, reported Ace Showbiz. During a show, when the actor, 50, was asked about the pregnancy rumours, Depp said, "Expecting what?...
  • Scarlett Johansson's pregnancy a 'welcome surprise' March 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson's pregnancy was a "welcome surprise", says a friend. The "Avengers Assemble" star announced earlier this week she is having her first child with fiance Romain Dauriac, but a friend says they have known about it for some time, reports contactmusic.com. "She's about four months along. The...
  • Pregnant mother drives her minivan packed with three children into the ocean, sister says she was 'talking of demons' March 7, 2014

    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 February 21, 2014

    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 Thursday...
  • At the LoC, Army helps save pregnant women January 30, 2014

    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 on...
  • US: Braindead pregnant woman removed from lifesupport January 27, 2014

    A braindead woman kept alive by a US hospital because she was pregnant has been taken off life support after a court ruled that the hospital was at odds with the law in insisting that it had to keep her alive to protect the life of the baby. Marlise Munoz, 33,...
  • Free ambulance service for pregnant women from Jan 18, announces CMO January 4, 2014

    A free of cost ambulanceservice dedicated to pregnant women will be started fromJanuary 18 in the district, the Chief Medical Officer said here in Gorakhpur on Saturday. The special vehicle will have two trained women staff totackle any emergency while taking pregnant women to healthcentres. The ambulance will also have delivery...
  • Imran, Avantika expecting their first baby next year December 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan and his wife Avantika are expecting their first baby next year. The couple tied the knot in January 2011 after a tenyearrelationship. "Avantika and Imran will soon become parents as the delivery is due in June next year," sources close to the actor told PTI. Reportedly,...
  • Dehradun: 27yearold pregnant woman killed after rape, beheaded body recovered near Raj Bhawan November 15, 2013

    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 27yearold woman kept in a sack was found by rag pickers in the army area about 200 metres from Raj Bhawan on Wednesday evening,...
  • Snapshot: Kareena Kapoor caught flaunting a huge baby bump, again! September 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Each time an actress is caught with a huge baby bump, the rumour mills are set abuzz with the much-anticipated good news. Kareena Kapoor, who had made headlines earlier on being clicked with a burgeoning tummy, was again spotted flaunting a baby bump. Not too long ago, the...
  • Occultist rapes woman on pretext of helping her get pregnant using 'divine power' September 2, 2013

    Promising to make her pregnant by using his divine powers, a middle-aged occultist allegedly raped a 30-year-old married woman. The woman, married for last eight years, could not bear any child. She was upset due to the reason and visited an occultist. "One week before the incident, the woman met the...
  • Sambhal: Pregnant woman set ablaze by husband, in-laws over dowry August 30, 2013

    A pregnant married woman was allegedly 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 oil on her and set her ablaze on Thursday as her family members could not meet their dowry demands, they said. She was rushed to a hospital...
  • Pregnant woman burnt to death by husband, inlaws over dowry August 15, 2013

    An eightmonth pregnant woman was allegedly burnt to death by her husband and inlaws over dowry in Babugarh area, police said in Hapur on Thursday. Naresh Devi was allegedly set on fire by her husband Puran and inlaws on late on Tuesday night in Upeda village. She was rushed to...
  • Maharashtra admits to large scale child malnutrition deaths August 6, 2013

    Maharashtra's Minister for Tribal Development Madhukar Pichad admitted in Thane on Monday that large scale malnutrition deaths occurred in Thane district of Maharashtra due to nonavailability of proper medical infrastructure and health care facilities. Pichad said this while visiting the predominantly tribal Jawhar and Mokhada talukas of Thane district on...
  • Pregnant minor girl goes missing from government hospital August 2, 2013

    A minor pregnant girl, accused in an abduction case, was found missing from the hospital where she was admitted, police said on Thursday. A 17yearold girl, accused of abducting another sevenyearold girl in March, was admitted to a woman hospital in Sanganerigate from a BalikaGrah after she complained of labour pain...