Appointment of Child Welfare Committees moving at snail's pace

Despite WDCW getting a full-time minister, there is no progress in appointment of committees in the newly-formed districts

published on : 20th September 2019

Transparency: Nationwide drive  to save RTI law

Activists said they would resist the government’s deliberate attempt to weaken the transparency law with the RTI Amendment Bill.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Med staff to receive CPR training across Karnataka

 Government doctors, nurses and even Asha workers will be trained to provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) to patients.

published on : 11th July 2019

CPR on call for heart patients need of the hour in Andhra

108 ambulance call operators not trained to assist caller in providing life-saving aid, patients die while waiting to be rushed to hospital.

published on : 8th June 2019

Standing ovation for Indian doctor-couple who saved a woman's life mid-air

Less than an hour after take-off, the flight attendant made an announcement seeking help from medical professionals on the flight. Annie, a 63-year-old Australian woman, had fallen unconscious...

published on : 19th April 2019

Photojournalist saves boy’s life at Holi celebration in Chennai

A Chennai-based photojournalist’s presence of mind saved the life of a 13-year boy who collapsed in a pool when celebrating Holi here on Thursday morning.

published on : 22nd March 2019

Fan of 'The Office' saves woman's life by giving CPR he learned from the show

Corey Scott, a tyre shop technician, quickly smashed the car window and pulled out the unconscious woman before reviving her to the tune of a Bee Gees song

published on : 28th January 2019

Bengaluru-based software engineer who turns common man into a ‘doctor’ 

VMEDO-founder Praveen Gowda feels that learning CPR is necessary as there are many cases of cardiac arrests.

published on : 6th January 2019

Government panel wants green rules for infra projects diluted

Environment Ministry officials said the attempt was to simplify and bring transparency in the whole process while cutting down unnecessary delays for appraising projects.

published on : 30th September 2018

UK arbitration court tells Vikram Bakshi to sell CPRL stake to McDonald's: Sources

The London Court of International Arbitration has asked Vikram Bakshi to sell his stake in the JV firm CPRL to the US-based fast food chain, said sources.

published on : 14th September 2017

McDonald's asks suppliers not to deal with CPRL 

McDonald's India has asked suppliers to stop dealing with CPRL, its 50:50 joint venture with estranged partner Vikram Bakshi, in a bid to enforce its cancellation of franchise licence.

published on : 13th September 2017