'Was doing my duty': Tiruchy nurse saves 20-year old's life by giving CPR

The boy was shifted to the Mannargudi Government Hospital and after preliminary treatment moved to the Thanjavur Medical College Hospital.

published on : 4th December 2021

AIG Hospitals initiates CPR training for ‘Heart Marshalls’

There is a dire need to conduct basic life support training to as many people as possible because the best person to save one’s life in case of a cardiac arrest is the one standing next.

published on : 30th September 2021

Lack of CPR awareness a big health challenge in India: Experts

CPR is the manual application of chest compressions and ventilations to patients in cardiac arrest, done in an effort to maintain viability until advanced help arrives.

published on : 27th July 2021

Mumbai: Municipal body panel gives nod for setting up city parking authority

Former IAS officer Ramanath Jha has been appointed as an advisor for this procedure, while the Tata Institute of Social Science will facilitate the services of experts in related fields.

published on : 31st May 2021

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

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