Newborn

Odisha: Couple arrested for ‘stealing’ newborn in Cuttack

DCP Pinak Mishra said, one Tilottama Biswal of Bali Sahi in Puri had given birth to twins (female) at the Obstetrics and Gynaecology department of the hospital on September 22.

published on : 28th September 2022

Four newborn babies die in Odisha's Keonjhar hospital in 24 hours

Apart from the short supply of oxygen, relatives of the infants alleged the duty doctors were absent when the condition of kids worsened in the night.

published on : 18th September 2022

Odisha: Newborn baby’s body left to rot at PRMMCH; Worse, hearse staff demand money

After waiting for hours, as the incident started creating a hue and cry, at 10.30 pm,  the Mahaprayan staff carried the family along with the body free of cost.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Inquiry report dismisses allegation of newborn dying after being bitten by animal in UP govt hospital

The family had alleged that the staff had shifted the newborn to another ward, saying that the child needed oxygen but on Sunday morning, the staff told them that the newborn had died.

published on : 29th August 2022

Newborn wards in government hospitals across Tamil Nadu to get CCTV cameras

It may be recalled that a 5-day-old girl was stolen from the maternity ward of the district headquarters hospital in Pollachi on 3 July, but was rescued in 22 hours in Kerala.

published on : 8th July 2022

Hospital in Hyderabad fined Rs 60 lakhs for child born with deformities

On February 14, Shireesha was admitted to the hospital after experiencing labour pains. Despite knowing her condition, the duty doctors attempted normal delivery, prolonged procedure of childbirth.

published on : 30th June 2022

Ahmedabad: Complex housing children's hospital catches fire, 13 newborns among 75 people rescued

As many as 75 people, including 13 newborns and their parents from the children's hospital, were rescued safely from the ground-plus-four-story structure, the official said.

published on : 25th June 2022

Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger welcome second baby

Pratt shared a joint statement on Instagram to announce the arrival of their newborn daughter, Eloise.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Two newborns found dead at a private hospital in Hyderabad

The families protested near the hospital demanding action against the hospital administration.

published on : 10th May 2022

Infant dies as fridge falls on him at Uppal home

Police said Mohd Badruddin, a plumber by profession, his wife Ashwiya live at Chilkanagar of Uppal with their children.

published on : 7th May 2022

Ambulance carrying newborn capsizes; baby survives, father among injured

This morning, the baby developed some breathing problems and the doctors there asked the couple to take the child to Erode for further treatment.

published on : 15th April 2022

Abandoned Intersex newborn to be admitted to Sishu Bhawan in Cuttack

The newborn and the mother were abandoned by family members in a private hospital after the doctor informed them about the baby’s underdeveloped genitalia.

published on : 15th April 2022

Newborn found dead in canal in Andhra's Machilipatnam

Body of a newborn girl was found in Naguleru drinking water canal near Machilipatnam town on Sunday afternoon. 

published on : 4th April 2022

Newborn son dies, family vandalise PHC, attack staff in Hyderabad

A few hours later, relatives of Najeem came back to the PHC and started vandalising the furniture and other material at the hospital.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Odisha government to soon start Aadhaar enrollment of newborns at hospitals

The children will have to update their biometrics of 10 fingers, iris and facial photograph, when they turn five and 15 years.

published on : 17th March 2022

Women have always been considered second-class citizens: Priyanka Chopra 

The actor says that the morden society is still extremely patriarchal, not just in India, but in the whole world. Women have to fight to get opportunities.

published on : 12th April 2018

Priyanka Chopra dons traditional outfit to meet PM Narendra Modi

The actor was in Delhi to invite the prime minister for Partners' Forum.

published on : 12th April 2018

UNICEF says Pakistan is riskiest country for newborns

The UN children's agency in a report released today singled out Pakistan as the riskiest country for newborns.

published on : 20th February 2018

National Human Rights Commission notice to Chhattisgarh govt over deaths of newborns in hospital

The National Human Rights Commission sought a detailed report within four weeks on the death of three newborns at a government hospital in Raipur.

published on : 24th August 2017

Globally 8 in 1,000 kids born with foetal alcohol syndrome

It increases their risk of developing physical, mental, behavioural and learning disabilities

published on : 23rd August 2017
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