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infant deaths

'We could have been more sensitive': Pilot on response to infant deaths in Kota

Pilot said it was not a small incident and also stressed that accountability for the entire episode should be fixed.

04 Jan 2020 5:58 PM

Deaths in Kota: Have we failed India’s children?

The internal inquiry report pegged close to one half of the fatality figure to extreme weather conditions and exposure.

04 Jan 2020 12:11 AM

Mayawati and Yogi Adityanath attack Cong on infant deaths

The BSP supremo further asked the people of Uttar Pradesh to remain alert about the Congress’ political opportunism, and specially of Ms Vadra.

03 Jan 2020 5:16 AM

Gorakhpur tragedy: Dr Kafeel gets 'clean chit' from govt, demands to be reinstated

Many infants died allegedly because of disruption in oxygen supply on the night of August 10, 2017 in BRD hospital.

28 Sep 2019 7:09 PM

Pneumonia may kill over 1.7 million children in India by 2030: Study

The disease is likely to kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, says the study released on World Pneumonia Day.

12 Nov 2018 12:12 PM


HC tells state to take measures to curb infant deaths

The court expressed concern over the number of deaths of children infants in these areas.

18 Oct 2018 2:05 AM

About 8,02,000 infant deaths in India in 2017, lowest in 5 yrs, says UN

'Even more heartening is fourfold decline in gender gap in survival of girl child over last 5 years,' UNICEF India said.

18 Sep 2018 9:34 AM

Drug-resistant sepsis causes deaths of 57000 infants every year in India

The study highlights the need for better enforcement of laws in the global fight against superbugs.

22 Jul 2018 7:36 PM

Gujarat's Adani-run hospital sees death of 111 infants in 5 months, probe ordered

The hospital management cited reasons such as delayed admission or malnutrition for the high mortality rate.

26 May 2018 3:04 PM

Infant malnutrition deaths fall in Palghar

Deaths were reported in Jawhar, Mokhada and Vikramgad areas of Palghar.

11 Nov 2017 1:49 AM


58, including 32 children die in 4 days at UP's BRD hospital

Earlier in August, over 60 children had died within a week at Uttar Pradesh’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital.

06 Nov 2017 4:40 PM

At least 9 newborn babies die in 24 hours in Ahmedabad govt hospital

Recently, the continuous death of children in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur and Farrukhabad created headlines across the country.

29 Oct 2017 1:37 PM

Bombay HC asks state to take steps to save tribal kids

The directions were issued on Monday after the petitioners informed the court of the various schemes that were initiated by the state govt.

10 Oct 2017 2:35 AM