Delhi govt asked to pay Rs 8L for medical negligence at LNJP

The apex consumer commission has asked the Delhi government to pay over Rs 8 lakh to the kin of a 46-year-old man who died due to "gross negligence" at the state-run LNJP hospital while being subjected to radiotherapy.

DNA: Analysis of controversial statement made by AMU Vice Chancellor

DNA analyses the controversial remark made by Aligarh Muslim University vice chancellor Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah that has drawn severe criticism for rejecting the demands of Women's College to gain access into the organisation's Maulana Azad Library, saying if girls were permitted in, there would

DNA: Analysis of Chhattisgarh sterilisation camp mishap

DNA analyses the shocking case of medical negligence in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district where at least eleven women have died in a sterilisation camp.
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Sonia Gandhi deeply moved by Bilaspur sterilisation deaths

Congress leader Sonia Gandhi expressed grief at shocking case of medical negligence in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district where ten women died after the sterilisation operation.

Mob vandalises Meerut hospital over death of unborn child

A mob vandalised the premises of a government-run medical college here and forcibly made its principal to give a statement of resignation following the death of an unborn child, police said on Tuesday.

Proper treatment was given to inmate who died in 2012: Delhi HC told

A city government hospital has rejected the charge of medical negligence and told the Delhi High Court that proper treatment was given to a man who died in jail allegedly of sepsis in 2012 after being discharged.

Medical negligence can be criminal offence: Tripura HC

The Tripura High Court has observed that medical negligence can be termed a criminal offence, a lawyer said here on Friday.

Court upholds doctor`s conviction in medical negligence case in Delhi

A Delhi court has upheld the conviction of a doctor for negligently terminating a woman`s pregnancy leading to her death and said he was not even qualified for conducting the procedure.

Doctor, hospital blamed for woman`s death in Jaipur

A man on Friday blamed a leading private hospital and a doctor for the death of his wife last month during post-operative treatment after kidney transplant.

Review verdict on medical negligence compensation, SC urged

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to review its verdict on the disproportionate compensation imposed on doctors and hospitals for medical negligence.

Medics at UK hospital leave surgical glove inside woman`s body

In a shocker, medics at a UK hospital left a surgical glove inside a woman who underwent an operation to remove her womb.

Delhi doctors divided over SC compensation ruling in negligence case

Delhi doctors were on Thursday divided over the Supreme Court verdict granting a whopping Rs 11.41 crore compensation for medical negligence.

AMRI compensation case: Historic judgement, says Dr Kunal Saha

US-based Indian-origin doctor Dr Kunal Saha described Supreme Court`s compensation of Rs 5.96 crore for medical negligence which led to his wife`s death, as a "historic judgement".

Pregnant woman dies in hosp, kin cry negligence

A 23-year-old pregnant woman died at Nowrosjee Wadia Maternity Hospital on Monday, allegedly due to medical negligence.

Medical profession affected by greed: Consumer forum

Observing that medical profession has been affected by "greed" with doctors not hesitating to put life of patients at risk, a consumer forum ordered hospital to pay Rs 2.5 lakh to pregnant woman.

St Stephens Hospital to pay Rs 8L for gross medical negligence

St Stephens Hospital was directed by apex consumer commission to pay Rs 8 lakh to family of a patient who died as a result of hospital`s "gross medical negligence" in the treatment given to him.

Lady dies of wrong blood transfusion, Delhi govt asked to pay compensation

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) asked Delhi government to pay Rs 4 lakh compensation to the next of kin of a pregnant woman who died due to transfusion of wrong blood group in a city hospital.

Anuradha Saha case: 17 doctors to face trial for criminal conspiracy

In a landmark judgement the Calcutta High Court on Monday ordered that 17 doctors stand trial for their involvement in the death of Anuradha Saha due to medical negligence.

Manipal Hospital to pay Rs 5.1L for negligence

Manipal Hospital Bangalore and its four doctors have been directed by the apex consumer forum to pay Rs 5.1 lakh towards rehabilitation of a minor girl whose right forearm was amputated due to their negligence.

Lily Allen complains about medical negligence

Singer Lily Allen has made a complaint against a healthcare organisation on a social networking site alleging they didn`t attend to her after her second daughter`s birth.