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Dr Naman Jain posted in the critical care unit at Fortis Hospital in New Delhi.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

How an essential worker experienced a pandemic

New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Paramita Ghosh
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2020 06:47 PM IST
Had my wife not been brave, it would have been difficult to carry on doing my tasks, says Naman Jain, a doctor in a private hospital’s Covid ward
Malavika refutes claims that she shot with Balasubrahmanyam after testing Covid-19 positive.
Malavika refutes claims that she shot with Balasubrahmanyam after testing Covid-19 positive.

Malavika Pantula slams claims she shot for TV show with SP Balasubrahmanyam after testing positive for Covid-19

PUBLISHED ON AUG 21, 2020 06:23 PM IST
Singer Malavika Pantula wrote a detailed Facebook post, in which she clarified rumours surrounding how she may have exposed SP Balasubrahmanyam to Covid-19.
SP Balasubrahmanyam is on the road to recovery, his sister has said.
SP Balasubrahmanyam is on the road to recovery, his sister has said.

SP Balasubrahmanyam off ventilator, doctors happy with progress, says sister

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 01:11 PM IST
Veteran singer SP Balasubrahmanyam has been removed from ventilator support and his health is showing improvement, his sister SP Sailaja has said in a voice note.
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PU staffers, kin can now avail cashless treatment

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2020 12:52 AM IST
Lata Mangeshkar is recovering in a Mumbai hospital.
Lata Mangeshkar is recovering in a Mumbai hospital.

Lata Mangeshkar is stable and getting better, family requests to not spread ‘needless rumours’

Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 09:05 AM IST
Lata Mangeshkar’s family released a statement on Thursday night assuring her fans that she is stable and getting better.
Until recently, no-one had designed acute-care hospital beds that enabled all high-risk surfaces to be encapsulated in copper.(Unsplash)
Until recently, no-one had designed acute-care hospital beds that enabled all high-risk surfaces to be encapsulated in copper.(Unsplash)

Copper beds save more life than the conventional ones in hospital

Asian News International | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2019 03:27 PM IST
Hospital beds are among the most contaminated surfaces in patient care settings.
Harbinder Singh Matharoo, 75, ran over a seven-year old child and several more and then checked himself into the Intensive Care Unit of a local hospital.(HT PHOTOS)
Harbinder Singh Matharoo, 75, ran over a seven-year old child and several more and then checked himself into the Intensive Care Unit of a local hospital.(HT PHOTOS)

75-year-old runs over 2 in Navi Mumbai, arrested

Navi Mumbai | By Padmja Sinha
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 08:05 AM IST
Harbinder Singh Matharoo, 75, ran over several people in a crowded area and then checked himself into the Intensive Care Unit of a local hospital.
The founder of South Indian food chain Saravana Bhavan P Rajagopal at his surrender in a Chennai court to serve a life term for murder.(PTI)
The founder of South Indian food chain Saravana Bhavan P Rajagopal at his surrender in a Chennai court to serve a life term for murder.(PTI)

Saravana Bhavan founder ordered to serve time for murder shifted to ICU, High Court okays shifting him to pvt hospital

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By M Manikandan
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2019 11:33 AM IST
P Rajagopal, founder of the Saravana Bhavan restaurant chain had surrendered on July 9 to serve a life term for murdering an employee whose wife he wanted to marry,
Children showing symptoms of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) being treated at a hospital in Muzaffarpur, Thursday, June 20, 2019.(PTI)
Children showing symptoms of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) being treated at a hospital in Muzaffarpur, Thursday, June 20, 2019.(PTI)

7 more children die of AES in Bihar; govt starts survey

Hindustan Times, Muzaffarpur/New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2019 07:38 AM IST
The manager of the main government hospital in Muzaffarpur, the epicentre of the crisis, said that a prisoners’ ward has been emptied out and turned into a makeshift Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
the hospital management has converted a prisoners’ ward into an Intensive Care Unit in Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital. PTI Photo
the hospital management has converted a prisoners’ ward into an Intensive Care Unit in Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital. PTI Photo

Prisoners’ ward of Bihar hospital converted into Intensive Care Unit

Muzaffarpur | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2019 02:38 PM IST
Questions were raised over the lack of facilities in the hospital after three to four Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) affected children were being treated on a single bed.
A group of Microsoft employees has come forward to support Chinese tech workers on the gruelling ‘996’ culture, writing a petition in defence of a trending GitHub repository that is being censored in China.(AFP)
A group of Microsoft employees has come forward to support Chinese tech workers on the gruelling ‘996’ culture, writing a petition in defence of a trending GitHub repository that is being censored in China.(AFP)

Microsoft staff decry Jack Ma backed ‘996.ICU’ Chinese work culture

San Francisco | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2019 01:16 PM IST
In a letter written on web-hosting service Github, owned by Microsoft, the employees have asked the company to keep the “996.ICU” GitHub repository uncensored, The Verge reported on Monday.
A 24-year-old lawyer was shot at while trying to foil a robbery bid at a jewellery store located on the ground floor of his house in Jalalpur village in Greater Noida on Saturday.(HT File Photo)
A 24-year-old lawyer was shot at while trying to foil a robbery bid at a jewellery store located on the ground floor of his house in Jalalpur village in Greater Noida on Saturday.(HT File Photo)

Greater Noida: Man shot at while foiling burglary bid

Noida | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2019 03:19 AM IST
Monu lives with his family at Jalalpur village, under the jurisdiction of the Bisrakh police station. According to his family, the incident took place around 1am on Saturday when the family was asleep.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays his last respects to Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar in Bengaluru on November 12.(PTI Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays his last respects to Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar in Bengaluru on November 12.(PTI Photo)

PM Narendra Modi pays last respects to Ananth Kumar in Bengaluru

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2018 12:05 AM IST
Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar died in Bengaluru on Monday after battling lung cancer for several months.
A minor girl who was admitted in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a private hospital in UP’s Bareilly city was allegedly gang-raped by a hospital staffer and four unidentified men. (File photo)(PTI)
A minor girl who was admitted in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a private hospital in UP’s Bareilly city was allegedly gang-raped by a hospital staffer and four unidentified men. (File photo)(PTI)

Teen in ICU allegedly raped by hospital staffer, 3 others in UP’s Bareilly

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Chandan Kumar
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2018 11:42 PM IST
A minor girl who was admitted in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a private hospital in Bareilly city was allegedly gang-raped by a hospital staffer and three others. Police are searching for the accused.
Closeup of a newborn baby boy's feet held in his mother's hands(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Closeup of a newborn baby boy's feet held in his mother's hands(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Nine-day-old baby dies of rat bites in Bihar ICU, alleges family

Patna | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON OCT 30, 2018 06:13 PM IST
“We were shocked to find that rats were trying to nibble at the hands and legs of my newborn during a visit to the NICU late on Monday,” said the baby’s father in Bihar’s Darbhanga district.
Jean Lee, a PhD student at Melbourne's Doherty Institute, displays the superbug Staphylcocus epidermidis on an agar plate in Melbourne on September 4, 2018(AFP)
Jean Lee, a PhD student at Melbourne's Doherty Institute, displays the superbug Staphylcocus epidermidis on an agar plate in Melbourne on September 4, 2018(AFP)

Drug-resistant superbugs are spreading, and fast

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 10, 2018 12:46 PM IST
For India, this is a serious problem. The country has among the highest rates of unapproved drugs sold, many of which are over-the-counter drugs, and an indiscriminate use of antibiotics, which means that it becomes difficult to assess, control and limit Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR).
The kin of Vinod Bhati, who was attacked on Saturday night by four unidentified men, waiting outside the ICU where is admitted.
The kin of Vinod Bhati, who was attacked on Saturday night by four unidentified men, waiting outside the ICU where is admitted.

Businessman attacked with swords in Kasna

Hindustan Times, Greater Noida | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2018 05:23 AM IST
Vinod Bhati is currently undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Noida.
A patient admitted for suspected food poisoning at DY Patil Hospital Navi Mumbai.(HT Photo)
A patient admitted for suspected food poisoning at DY Patil Hospital Navi Mumbai.(HT Photo)

Khalapur food poisoning: 24 people still in hospital

Hindustan Times | By Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2018 12:52 AM IST
The police are trying to find out if Subhash Mane, 50, who had hosted the event, has any dispute with anyone from the village
As the virus continuously changes its form and shape, people are exposed to newer strains every year.(Shutterstock)
As the virus continuously changes its form and shape, people are exposed to newer strains every year.(Shutterstock)

Is there a cure for flu virus? Answers to your 10 most-asked questions

Hindustan Times | By Soma Das
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2018 11:41 AM IST
Common cold and flu is very debilitating and you have many questions around it. Can you get the flu from your pet, should you get flu shots, and how severe can it really be? We get an expert to answer basic questions about the shape-shifting virus.
A 20-year-old pregnant woman died due to the absence of a medical officer at the Rajiv Gandhi Hospital at Yerawada, run by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), last week.(Shankar Narayan/HT PHOTO)
A 20-year-old pregnant woman died due to the absence of a medical officer at the Rajiv Gandhi Hospital at Yerawada, run by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), last week.(Shankar Narayan/HT PHOTO)

Inadequate staff, idle machines put PMC-run hospitals in ICU

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Abhay Khairnar
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2018 04:59 PM IST
Despite adequate medical infrastructure, facilities remain underutilised due to lack of manpower, say health officials.
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