Ski accident

French CERN employee killed in Swiss avalanche

A Frenchman working at Europe`s particle accelerator lab CERN has died after being hit by an Alpine avalanche at the weekend, and a Swiss colleague remains in critical condition, police said.

Apr 13, 2015, 18:29 PM IST
'Stricken' Michael Schumacher reportedly cries on hearing voices of loved ones

'Stricken' Michael Schumacher reportedly cries on hearing voices of loved ones

It has been reportedly revealed that Formula One legend Michael Schumacher cries when he hears his loved ones voices a year after a horrific skiing accident left him in a coma.

Jan 04, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

`No change` in Michael Schumacher's condition

Michael Schumacher remains in a "wake-up phase" from the coma he was placed in following a life-threatening skiing accident nearly ten weeks ago, his spokeswoman said today.

Mar 07, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Corinna Schumacher spends birthday wishing for hubby`s recovery

The wife of Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had reportedly spent her 45th birthday with a vigil round her husband`s bed at Grenoble`s University Hospital in France with doctors day-by-day fearing the worst.

Mar 04, 2014, 11:20 AM IST

Michael Schumacher`s boss insists attempts to wake him up continue

Formula one legend Michael Schumacher`s manager, Sabine Kehm has insisted that attempts to wake Schumacher up are continuous and the fight would go on.

Feb 25, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

`Comatose` Michael Schumacher `reacted with mouth` during Massa`s `secret` visit

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had reportedly `reacted with his mouth` during a secret visit to the Grenoble hospital by his former Ferrari teammate Felipe Massa.

Feb 22, 2014, 13:33 PM IST

Michael Schumacher`s injury caused by smashing head on rock 34 ft down mountain

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had reportedly lost control when he hit a rock and ended up smashing his head into a bolder 34 feet further down the mountain, even as investigators ruled out any criminal wrongdoing in the freak accident.

Feb 18, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

Probe into Michael Schumacher fall closed: Prosecutor

French investigators have ruled out any third party involvement in the ski accident of former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher and have closed the case, the local prosecutor said on Monday.

Feb 17, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Comatose Schumacher hit by lung infection: Report

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher, who is still lying in a coma in a French hospital, has contracted a lung infection, the German newspaper Bild reported Wednesday.

Feb 12, 2014, 19:55 PM IST

Schumacher made will in 2010 naming family as beneficiaries

Three years before his ski accident, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had made a will of distributing his 750 million pounds (over $1 billion) cash, cars and property empire among his wife and two children.

Jan 07, 2014, 00:22 AM IST

Michael Schumacher stable but still in critical condition

Doctors treating Michael Schumacher said Monday the Formula One legend remained in a stable but critical condition following his life-threatening skiing accident.

Jan 06, 2014, 23:02 PM IST

Schumacher still in `critical but stable` condition

Michael Schumacher is still in a "critical but stable" condition in a French hospital, his spokeswoman said Saturday, adding that any unofficial information circulating about his state was "pure speculation".

Jan 04, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Ferrari fans hold hospital vigil on Michael Schumacher`s birthday

Ferrari fans held a vigil for Michael Schumacher on his 45th birthday on Friday, gathering outside the French hospital where the seven times world champion continued to fight for his life after a skiing accident.

Jan 03, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

Michael Schumacher turns 45 while comatose in French hospital

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has turned 45 on Friday while lying comatose in a French hospital after suffering critical head injuries in a ski accident.

Jan 03, 2014, 09:03 AM IST

Gunners post `Get Well Soon Schumi` picture for ailing F1 legend

Arsenal players reportedly posted a picture on social media site Facebook, holding a shirt with a get well soon message for Formula One champion Michael Schumacher, who is fighting for his life following a ski accident .

Jan 02, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Michael Schumacher shows signs of improvement but still in danger

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher remained "stable" on Wednesday after spending a third night in hospital with severe brain injuries sustained while skiing off-piste in the French Alps.

Jan 02, 2014, 02:38 AM IST

`Comatose` Schumacher`s family thanks doctors, requests privacy from media

The family of Formula One legend Michael Schumacher, who is fighting for his life following a serious ski injury, has released an official statement thanking his doctors and requesting privacy as they maintain a bedside vigil with the seven-time world champion.

Dec 31, 2013, 10:24 AM IST

Doctors say next 48 hrs to determine `comatose` Schumacher`s life

Doctors treating Formula One legend Michael Schumacher have said that the next 48 hours will determine the racing ace`s future, including if emergency surgery has saved his life or if he has suffered any long-term damage.

Dec 31, 2013, 09:42 AM IST

Merkel extremely dismayed over Schumacher`s fall

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was "extremely dismayed" as she heard about the skiing accident of German racing legend Michael Schumacher, her spokesperson said Monday.

Dec 31, 2013, 08:46 AM IST

Michael Schumacher `fighting for life`: doctors

Seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher is "fighting for his life" after a ski accident in the French Alps, BBC reported early Tuesday.

Dec 31, 2013, 08:34 AM IST