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Rajasthan government has stepped up efforts to control infant deaths at Kota’s JK Lon hospital.(PTI Photo)

More than 600 infant deaths reported from Gujarat and Rajasthan since December 1

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jodhpur/ Bikaner/ Kota/Ahmedabad
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2020 07:35 PM IST
In Kota’s JK Lon Hospital, where 110 infants have died since December 1, 2019, a committee has been set up for auditing the deaths even as the central team of experts looked at deaths in peripheral hospitals.
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A doctor treats a child with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES)-like symptoms at Patna Medical College and Hospital on June 17.
A doctor treats a child with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES)-like symptoms at Patna Medical College and Hospital on June 17.

What ails India’s health care?

UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2019 11:04 AM IST
Parties often ignore policy incentives as they know they can gain votes along caste and religious lines
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The water crisis is scary too. Twenty-one of India’s major cities will run out of water by 2020. Delhi-NCR is among those cities, as is Bangalore and Hyderabad.(HT Photo)
The water crisis is scary too. Twenty-one of India’s major cities will run out of water by 2020. Delhi-NCR is among those cities, as is Bangalore and Hyderabad.(HT Photo)

Destroying our environment for short-term political gains suicidal

By Prerna Singh Bindra | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 10:25 AM IST
Instead of taking urgent and concrete steps to confront this health emergency, governments make it worse by shearing the city of its tree cover.
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Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital, Parel, which is run by a private medical trust, added 20 new ventilators on Tuesday(Bhushan Koyande)
Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital, Parel, which is run by a private medical trust, added 20 new ventilators on Tuesday(Bhushan Koyande)

Mumbai public hospitals to get 280 more ventilators in neonatal wards by June

By Aayushi Pratap | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2018 01:11 AM IST
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