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Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019
news about Euthanasia
May 12, 2019 07:42
Upset with an unstable career and lack of marriage prospects, a 35-year-old man wrote to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ Office seeking permission for euthanasia. read more
May 10, 2019 09:49
Nayab Subedar Vijay Kumar wrote to the President requesting euthanasia after failing to get the bodies of his parents who were murdered in January 2018. read more
Apr 23, 2019 15:58
Euthanasia is illegal in China but it has been discussed sporadically in government, medical and legal circles. The discussion seems to be picking up pace with the revised draft sections to be part of a draft civil code and submitted to the National... read more
Sep 10, 2018 23:56
The court directed the team consisting of three experts was to report whether the persistent vegetative state criteria was fulfilled and if there was any scope for the boy’s treatment. read more
Aug 30, 2018 11:32
The Indian Society of Critical Care has proposed a two-tier system to allow decisions to be jointly taken between authorised relative of the patient and the treating team of ‘three’ senior doctors. read more
Jul 21, 2018 23:48
In letter to the Aligarh district magistrate, Gopal Das ‘Neeraj’ had expressed his wish to be ‘free’ from his body, which was becoming a ‘burden’ because of continued illness. read more
May 11, 2018 07:49
A thirty-four-year-old undertrial, arrested in 2016 in a double murder case, has asked a Maharashtra Control of Organised Crimes Act (MCOCA) court permission to end his life. read more
May 10, 2018 19:56
At present, Spain bans anyone from causing or cooperating with the death of another person suffering from “a serious, terminal illness or one that causes serious, permanent ailments that are difficult to endure”. read more
May 10, 2018 17:27
David Goodall, who had been barred from seeking help to end his life in his home country Australia, did not have a terminal illness but said his quality of life had deteriorated significantly and that he wanted to die. read more
Apr 15, 2018 16:26
Called the “Sarco”, short for sarcophagus, the 3D-printed machine comes with a detachable coffin, mounted on a stand that contains a nitrogen canister. read more
Mar 09, 2018 18:38
An explainer on how a living will, or advance medical directive, can be drafted and executed, after the Supreme Court in a landmark judgement allowed passive euthanasia in India. read more
Mar 09, 2018 17:22
SC was hearing a plea by NGO Common Cause to declare ‘right to die with dignity’ as a fundamental right within the fold of right to live with dignity. read more