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Medical negligence: Sweeper gives stitches to patient in Gujarat's Bharuch Civil hospital

In the video, class four employee of the hospital was seen giving stitches to a man, despite nurses and a doctor being present at the scene.

20 Aug 2018 8:24 PM

27-yr-old pregnant woman treated on table, dies at Kota hospital

The Principal medical officer said hospital doesn't have enough beds due to which doctors have to treat patients on tables outside ward.

09 Aug 2018 11:06 AM

As Chhattisgarh man dies in govt hospital, ants found feeding on his wounds

After receiving a tip-off, the media reached the hospital and were horrified to find ants swarming over his wounds.

11 Jul 2018 7:09 PM

Hospital denies hearse van, MP man carries mother's body on bike for autopsy

Family of the woman was allegedly refused a mortuary van by the district hospital after she died due to a snake bite.

11 Jul 2018 5:03 PM

Class 8th pass UP hospital owner operates patient, video goes viral

In the video, a female compounder first gives anaesthesia to a patient before the student goes forward to administer the operation.

04 Jul 2018 1:32 PM


Maharashtra hospital gaffe: Wrong body handed over to family, man still alive

It was only after the body was brought to the home of the 'deceased' Avinash Dadasaheb Bagwade that family members realised it wasn't his.

21 Jun 2018 8:27 AM

WB patient's family files case of medical negligence for infusing wrong blood

The family has alleged that the hospital staff infused blood of a wrong group while performing a surgery.

13 Jun 2018 3:00 PM

Dismissing eye cancer as migraine leaves man with gaping hole in his face

Now he is too embarrassed to even leave the house and is too weak to undergo facial-reconstruction surgery.

08 May 2018 2:37 PM

Delhi Medical Council helps patient with head injury after hospital wrongly operated leg

This medical negligence happened as the hospital authorities mistook the patient for another patient with almost a similar name.

26 Apr 2018 3:46 PM

Newborn dies in Jharkhand after quack severs genitals to prove himself right

Quack Anuj Kumar, performed an ultrasound to inform her husband that they will have a girl child. The woman, however, delivered a boy.

26 Apr 2018 2:32 PM


Doctor operates on leg of patient with head injury

Barred from conducting surgeries sans supervision.

24 Apr 2018 3:23 AM

Rajasthan: Pharma company tests medicines on humans instead of animals

It is reported that the company lured the labourers for money and offered them Rs 500 per day for serving people.

21 Apr 2018 5:48 PM

WB: 16-yr-old dies after mechanic posing as doctor 'cures' him

The quack Sheikh Sarfarajuddin, who had no medical expertise, was hired on a 'doctor’s fee' of Rs 8,000.

17 Mar 2018 4:31 PM

Hours into brain surgery, Kenyan doctors realise operating on wrong patient

The scandal, which prompted an outpouring of horror on social media, is the latest drama to hit Kenyatta National Hospital in recent weeks.

03 Mar 2018 9:46 AM

Mother and newborn die, kin vandalise hospital

The deceased woman, Rakhi, was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday night by her husband, Guddu, after she started having labour pains.

24 Feb 2018 1:53 AM


Bowels falling out of body due to botched caesarean leaves woman in agony

While she agrees that scars do open up, she claims that she felt her bowel moving around inside as it pushed its way out of the opening.

29 Jan 2018 4:30 PM

Protest against deaths in three pvt hospitals

The patient’s family members had a heated altercation with the hospital officials.

19 Jan 2018 11:49 PM

CM Mamata Banerjee assures she’ll look into plaints by baby’s parents

Banerjee spoke to the parents of the baby, who visited her Kalighat residence, for more than an hour, sources in the family said.

19 Jan 2018 2:02 AM

Family of deceased woman in Madurai shocked after they were given wrong body by hospital

The family removed the white cloth wrapped around the body during last rites and were shocked to find a younger woman's body.

03 Jan 2018 7:59 PM

Struggling to deliver baby stuck inside cervix, doctors tear off infant's head from body

The mother says that she knew that the baby was alive when they arrived as she had an echo test.

29 Dec 2017 7:13 PM