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Watch: Father tries to sell seven-month-old baby at local store

The police launched a massive manhunt to find the father of the infant. 

May 11, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

Flight attendant breastfed crying baby after mother runs out of milk mid-air

The air hostess' selfless action to soothe the hungry infant has now gone viral.

Nov 12, 2018, 19:02 PM IST

Infants can distinguish between leaders and bullies: Study

The study analyzed infants' eye-gazing behavior, a standard approach for measuring expectations in children too young to explain their thinking to adults.

Sep 04, 2018, 13:58 PM IST

Gujarat Shocker: Angry over birth of sixth daughter, man stabs 4-day-old infant

The man stormed into his wife's house and stabbed the infant's ribcage with a knife.

Jun 25, 2018, 11:41 AM IST

Punjab Shocker: Man carries newborn daughter in polybag for hours, tries to sell

In a shocking case, a man carried his newborn daughter inside a polythene bag for hours, trying to sell the baby to various persons. The incident took place in Punjab's Mohali on Monday night. 

May 18, 2018, 11:28 AM IST

Thane woman slits newborn daughter's throat with fingernails to kill her, arrested

The woman, already has two daughters aged five and three, was apparently worried that she would not be able to raise her third child given her poor financial condition

Apr 23, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

This is why you should never use baby wipes

Are you using baby wipes for your infant? If yes, then stop doing so because a new study has found that baby wipes increase the risk of developing life-threatening food allergies in children.

Apr 09, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Infant with large hole in heart get new lease of life after rare complex surgery

Aksar, a one-year-old child from Palakkad district in Kerala with a large hole in the heart got a new lease of life after a successful rare complex surgery.

Mar 19, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

Underdeveloped fetus removed from 20-day-old infant's abdomen

 An underdeveloped fetus weighing around 750 grams has been removed from a 20-day-old infant abdomen.

Mar 12, 2018, 17:57 PM IST

Meet Manushi, Asia's smallest surviving baby at just 400 gms

Rajasthan witnessed a miracle when a mother gave birth to a baby girl weighing the same as a chocolate bar.

Jan 13, 2018, 11:35 AM IST

Eggs improve biomarkers related to infant brain development

Choline (a nutrient that acts like vitamin B) and DHA (an omega-3 fatty acid that serves as a structural component of the brain) play vital roles in infant brain development and function.

Dec 22, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

India has registered decline in infant mortality rate in 2016: Government

According to the SRS Bulletin, last year, the IMR only saw a two point decline. 

Sep 30, 2017, 17:48 PM IST

Delhi: Infant dies in hospital, family blames lack of oxygen

Days after encephalitis claimed lives of over 70 children at BRD hospital in Gorakhpur, an infant on Saturday died in a government hospital in national capital due to alleged failure in oxygen supply, family members said on Saturday.

Aug 19, 2017, 10:43 AM IST

Underweight, premature infant birth has another reason – Pollution

The researchers noted if the pregnant mother was exposed to pollution, it could further lead to high risk for vision and hearing problems, learning problems and even death.

Jul 28, 2017, 16:21 PM IST

5-month-old aborted baby, who was declared 'dead' by Delhi doctors, found alive later

The incident came to the light on Sunday morning when a 28-year-old woman, in her fifth month of pregnancy, underwent an emergency operation after she was brought to the hospital bleeding heavily.

Jun 18, 2017, 23:31 PM IST

US woman delivers 'Big Baby', gives birth to 13-pound girl through C-section

The mother gave birth to baby girl weighing an unbelievable 13 pounds, which came as a clear surprise for her and others.

Jun 08, 2017, 14:07 PM IST

Mothers take note! Babies sleep better in their own room

Sudden infant death syndrome is the sudden unexplained death of a child less than one year of age.

Jun 06, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Parents seeks help to raise Rs 25 lakh for infant with rare liver disorder

The infant was diagnosed with Glycogen Storage disease, which prevented his growth.

May 26, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

Baby undergoes surgery after rats bit her 100 times, parents arrested

The teenage parents, 19-year-old Erica Shyrock and and 18-year-old Charles Elliott, who were taken into police custody, have been charged with endangering the welfare of the minor.

May 18, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

Doctors at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital remove huge tumour from infant's spine

A five-day old infant recently underwent a risky surgery at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital to remove a 15 cm by 18 cm tumour located on the back of her spine.

Apr 11, 2017, 10:20 AM IST