India  /  Published 31.03.22

Doctor ‘driven to death’

India’s medical community expressed outrage on Wednesday over an incident in Rajasthan where a gynaecologist committed suicide after police registered a murder case against her following the dea...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 19.05.21

Model Naomi Campbell welcomes first baby

The post had been liked 417,000 times in the hour after it was posted. Campbell’s mom, Valerie Morris Campbell, also shared the same photo with a message congratulating her daughter and saying:...
By Reuters in London

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.01.21

Woman gives birth on Rajdhani Express

"The New Delhi-Ranchi Rajdhani Express stops at Barkakana Junction for just 5 minutes. But the railway management kept the train standing for 1 hour and 30 minutes for the delivery. No passenger ...
By Our Correspondent in Ramgarh

Calcutta  /  Published 14.11.20

Regulator slams RMO, nurse roles

An alert resident medical officer and nurse would have recognised deteriorating health signals, the state health regulatory commission said on Friday while hearing a complaint against CMRI where a wom...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.11.20

Cop help after delivery on road

A 29-year-old woman who was due to deliver 10 days later started having labour pains in a bus she boarded from Park Circus on Tuesday morning. She delivered a boy baby on Basanti Highway, around 8km ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 25.08.20

Stellar innings: MS Dhoni retires

Sir — On August 15, the former captain of the Indian team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, took fans by surprise when he announced his retirement from international cricket (“Dhoni stumps all, goes ...
By The Telegraph

Health  /  Published 23.01.19

The scars of childbirth

Centuries ago, if a pregnant woman died during labour, her abdomen was cut open, and the baby removed. Julius Caesar is credited with passing a decree allowing this, though myth has it that he was bo...
By Dr Gita Mathai

World  /  Published 06.05.19

Duchess of Sussex gives birth to healthy baby boy

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a healthy baby boy early on Monday morning, a beaming Prince Harry announced to the world, declaring he's 'incredibly proud' of his wife.The baby weighed 7...
By AP in Windsor

Health  /  Published 12.11.19

‘Baffling’ advisory on childbirth medicine

An advisory from the health ministry to delay giving a potentially life-saving medicine to women after natural childbirth may increase their risk of dying from bleeding, maternal health specialists ha...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 29.04.20

Auto baby for auto dad

A woman gave birth to a baby boy in an auto on Fern Road on her way to hospital in Bhowanipore on Wednesday morning.Her husband — an auto driver by profession — had dialled 100 to contact Lalbazar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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