Nine crib deaths in Malda hospital

Nine newborn babies have died at the state-run Malda Medical College and Hospital in the past two days.

DMK, AIADMK spar in RS over death of infants in TN hospital

 Acrimonious scenes were witnessed in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday with DMK members blaming AIADMK supremo J Jayalalitha over the death of infants in Dharmapuri district hospital.

Dharmapuri: Four more crib deaths at govt hospital

Four infants died at the government hospital in Dharmapuri, raising the death toll in the last four days to nine.

13 newborns die in Malda hospital in last 72 hrs

Thirteen newborns have died at the state-run Malda Medical College and Hospital since Tuesday.

Another tribal infant dies in Attappady, toll reaches 16

Amidst concerns about the ill-health and malnutrition among tribal children, one more infant died in Attappady area here taking the toll to 16, health officials said today.

Crib deaths continue in Bengal, toll reaches 18

Crib deaths at West Bengal's Malda Medical College and Hospital continues unabated with three more babies dying since Friday to take the toll to 18.

Two more tribal infants die in Attappady, toll reaches 10

Amidst concerns about the ill-health and malnutrition among tribal children, two more infants died in Attappady area here, health officials said on Monday.

14 infant deaths reported in Burdwan hospital

Fourteen infants have died in Burdwan Medical College and Hospital here in the past 24 hours.

Govt launches Indian Newborn Action Plan to reduce infant deaths

The government on Thursday launched the Indian Newborn Action Plan (INAP) to reduce infant mortality rate in the country.

Crib death toll in Malda hospital mounts to 21

With six more infants dying in the Malda Medical College and Hospital here, the number of crib deaths went up to 21 in past five days, officials said today.

Crib death toll in Malda hospital mounts to 15

With two more infants dying in the Malda Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday, the number of crib deats has gone up to 15 in the past four days, hospital officials said.

Eight infants die in Bengal hospital

At least eight new-born babies have died since Friday at a government hospital in West Bengal`s Purulia district, an official said Sunday.

Cause of infant deaths from SIDS identified

Researchers have claimed that babies dying from Sudden infant death syndrome ( SIDS) have brain stem abnormalities regardless of whether they were exposed to risks like suffocation or co-sleeping.

28 crib deaths in two Bengal districts this week

Crib deaths are back to haunt West Bengal with more than two dozen infants dying in two different government-run hospitals in the state in the past few days.

32 infants die at Kolkata hospital

Reports claimed on Saturday that at least 32 infants have died at the BC Roy Hospital in Kolkata over the past four days.

Eight crib deaths in West Bengal hospital

Crib deaths are back to haunt West Bengal hospitals with at least eight infants dying at the Malda Medical College Hospital (MMCH) in Malda district since Wednesday.

Mother suspected of killing 3 newborns in Poland

Prosecutors in northern Poland on Wednesday were questioning a woman suspected of killing her three newborn boys whose bodies were found in the family`s freezer.

J-K infant deaths: Omar for detailed probe

Omar Abdullah said the report on high infant mortality will be sent to the State Vigilance Organisation and State Accountability Commission.

J&K: Protests outside hospital over infant deaths

Dozens of people on Thursday staged a demonstration outside a pediatrics hospital here where 350 newborn babies have died in the past five months.

West Bengal: 19 babies die in Malda, Bankura

Infant deaths have returned to haunt West Bengal with 19 babies dying in Bankura and Malda districts in the last two days.