India  /  Published 30.01.20

CAA protest cuffs on Kafeel Khan

Kafeel Khan, the paediatrician who had been jailed over the deaths of children at a Gorakhpur hospital but later cleared of wrongdoing in a government probe, was arrested at Mumbai airport on the char...
By PTI in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 08.01.20

Deadly dots join recurring infant deaths

Nightmares are often recurrent. In the Gorakhpur tragedy in 2017, over 1,300 infants died owing primarily to the lack of essential resources — the shortage of oxygen cylinders in this instance. A si...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 25.12.19

UP sends pay-up notices to 60 people

Authorities in two Uttar Pradesh districts have “identified” over 60 people and sent them notices asking why action shouldn’t be taken against them for damaging public and private property durin...
By PTI in Gorakhpur

India  /  Published 12.10.19

UP jail riot with cop torture and food grouse whiff

Five policemen including the deputy jailer at Gorakhpur jail were injured on Friday when a group of inmates attacked them at 6.30am and took control of the prison for about three hours.Two possible tr...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 08.10.19

The heartless incompetence of the UP government

Few governments in India step up to acknowledge their culpability after a public tragedy. It was not surprising, therefore, that the government of Uttar Pradesh, headed by Yogi Adityanath, refused to ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Oxygen villain then, clean chit now

An inquiry committee set up by the Yogi Adityanath government has given a clean chit to Kafeel Khan, the paediatrician who had been portrayed by the administration as the villain of the oxygen tragedy...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Yogi should say he is innocent, says Kafeel

Kafeel Khan, the Gorakhpur doctor jailed for alleged medical negligence in the BRD Hospital where 63 children had died in 2017, has been given a clean chit in a state investigation into his role.Khan,...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Children's death: Dr. Kafeel Khan given clean chit

Dr. Kafeel Khan, a pediatrician who was jailed for the alleged death of over 60 children in Gorakhphur, has been given a clean chit in the case by a Uttar Pradesh government-appointed inquiry team.The...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.19

Gorakhpur doctor arrested for child deaths narrates family ordeal

The Gorakhpur doctor who was arrested in connection with the death of multiple kids at the hospital where he worked after it ran out of bottled oxygen in August 2017 alleged on Sunday that his family ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Encephalitis claims 16 kids in Gorakhpur

Sixteen children have died over the past month and a half while under treatment at Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College for encephalitis, a type of brain disease that chief minister Yogi Adit...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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