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Gurugram child dies of dengue: Haryana govt panel blames Fortis Hospital of 'grave negligence', fleecing parents
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Gurugram child dies of dengue: Haryana govt panel blames Fortis Hospital of 'grave negligence', fleecing parents

Vij said the rules provided for informing the local Civil Hospital about any dengue patient, which Fortis Hospital did not do

Punjab and Haryana HC seeks report from state govt after Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of dengue victim Rs 18 lakh
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Punjab and Haryana HC seeks report from state govt after Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of dengue victim Rs 18 lakh

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has sought a report from the Haryana government in a case of a family being charged Rs 15 lakh by Fortis Hospital in Gurugram

Fortis Hospital charges family of 7-year-old dengue patient Rs 18 lakh: Incident makes a mockery of healthcare
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Fortis Hospital charges family of 7-year-old dengue patient Rs 18 lakh: Incident makes a mockery of healthcare

The Fortis Hospital incident underscores how easy it is to epitomise the rot in the system with the one carrying the stethoscope.

Haryana government orders probe after Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of 7-year-old dengue victim Rs 18 lakh
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Haryana government orders probe after Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of 7-year-old dengue victim Rs 18 lakh

The Haryana government has set up a three-member committee to probe allegations that Gurgaon's Fortis Hospital overcharged the family of a 7-year-old girl who died of dengue

Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of 7-year-old dengue victim Rs 18 lakh; JP Nadda promises action
India

Gurugram's Fortis hospital bills family of 7-year-old dengue victim Rs 18 lakh; JP Nadda promises action

The parents of a seven-year-old girl, who died of dengue at Fortis Hospital in Gurugram, were allowed to take the dead body after paying a bill of Rs 18 lakh.

Sushma Swaraj assures medical visa to Pakistani donor for patient seeking kidney in New Delhi
India

Sushma Swaraj assures medical visa to Pakistani donor for patient seeking kidney in New Delhi

India on Friday assured a medical visa to another Pakistani national who is seeking to donate a kidney to a fellow national undergoing treatment at a hospital.

Sushma Swaraj assures visa to sick Pakistani national for treatment of kidney ailment
India

Sushma Swaraj assures visa to sick Pakistani national for treatment of kidney ailment

India on Friday assured a medical visa to another Pakistani national who is seeking to donate a kidney to a fellow national undergoing treatment

UP: Two criminals shot dead, three arrested in separate encounters after police busts extortion racket
India

UP: Two criminals shot dead, three arrested in separate encounters after police busts extortion racket

Police killed two criminals and arrested three others in two separate encounters in Uttar Pradesh

Organ transplant: Heart, lungs transported from Chandigarh to Mumbai in 158 minutes, save two lives
India

Organ transplant: Heart, lungs transported from Chandigarh to Mumbai in 158 minutes, save two lives

Mumbai witnessed its 51st heart transplant and fourth lung implant when a 40-year-old man suffering from a severe head injury declared dead

Noida techie working with Lava mobile firm shot dead, incident caught on CCTV camera
India

Noida techie working with Lava mobile firm shot dead, incident caught on CCTV camera

A 23-year-old woman was shot dead by an unidentified man in the parking lot of her apartment in Noida, Sector 62 on Wednesday morning. She was working as a trainee engineer at mobile manufacturing company Lava in sector-63.

Woman scribe critical after attack by unidentified assailants in New Delhi park
India

Woman scribe critical after attack by unidentified assailants in New Delhi park

New Delhi-based freelance journalist Aparna Kalra is battling for life after being attacked by unidentified assailants on Wednesday night

Delhi hospital operates on youth's healthy left leg instead of injured right one
India

Delhi hospital operates on youth's healthy left leg instead of injured right one

In a tragic case of medical negligence, a super speciality private hospital in New Delhi operated upon a youth's left leg instead of the affected right leg.

Heart 'flies' from Indore to Mumbai in 116 minutes to save Odisha youth
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Heart 'flies' from Indore to Mumbai in 116 minutes to save Odisha youth

Precise and meticulous planning by various private and government agencies enabled a donated heart "fly" from Indore to Mumbai within just 116 minutes

Dausa car accident: Hema Malini discharged from hospital, driver granted bail
Entertainment

Dausa car accident: Hema Malini discharged from hospital, driver granted bail

Actress and BJP MP Hema Malini, who was injured and admitted to hospital after her Mercedes collided with another car in Dausa district, was discharged from the hospital on Sunday.

NYT writer was right: Surveys show children in polluted New Delhi have weakest lungs
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NYT writer was right: Surveys show children in polluted New Delhi have weakest lungs

Last week, New York Times journalist Gardiner Harris found himself in the middle of a debate on whether Delhi is safe for children, when he left the capital

Radioactive leak at IGI Airport's cargo terminal in New Delhi triggers scare
India

Radioactive leak at IGI Airport's cargo terminal in New Delhi triggers scare

The National Disaster Response Force was immediately informed and the situation is now under control, a Central Industrial Security Force official said.

In Chennai traffic, a 'Green Corridor' for a human heart saves patient's life
India

In Chennai traffic, a 'Green Corridor' for a human heart saves patient's life

A patient suffering from a heart disease was saved when a medical team transported a donor heart to a hospital via a specially created route in less than 14 minutes.

Why veganism is an expensive diet in India
Life

Why veganism is an expensive diet in India

Replacing your regular milk with soy milk; cottage cheese with tofu, might initially seem an easy option if you are planning to adapt 'Veganism', a growing movement, globally.

Why alcohol is more harmful for women
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Why alcohol is more harmful for women

According to a a senior hepatologist the enzyme, alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) which breaks down the alcohol in stomach is produced in smaller quantities in women resulting in slower action as compared to men.