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Doctors deliver baby girl 117 days after mother's brain-death

A healthy baby girl was born by caesarean section - weighing 2.13 kg (4.7 lb) and measuring 42 cm (16.5 inches) - to her brain-dead mother, setting a new record in the process.

Sep 02, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Handwara encounter: One militant dead, search operation on

One militant has been killed in an encounter by the Indian security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara. The internet services has been snapped in the area while, the operation is still on.

Mar 07, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Handwara encounter: One terrorist dead, operation on

One militant has been killed in an encounter by the Indian security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara. The internet services has been snapped in the area while, the operation is still on.

Mar 07, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

Watch: 18 big achievements of India in year 2018

18 big achievements of India in year 2018. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

More than 100 fish bones removed from Chinese man's rectum

In the two-hour procedure, doctors worked to pull around 100 of the needle-like bones from the man's anus.

Mar 12, 2018, 15:26 PM IST

Swimming in cold water may be a better alternative to painkillers: Study

Doctors carried out a surgical procedure (endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy) on a 28-year-old man to curb his excessive facial flushing.

Feb 14, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

Doctors remove 263 coins, 100 nails from man's stomach in MP

The operation was performed at Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Satna, Madhya Pradesh wherein a whopping 7kg of foreign objects were removed from Khan's stomach.

Nov 26, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Doctors re-implant Kerala man's genital in complex reconstruction surgery

The man was admitted to the hospital on September 21 with three-fourth of his genital cut off.

Oct 05, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Watch: San Diego hospital lets kids drive to the operation theater

Kids at Rady Children's Hospital in California were driven into the operating room in a tiny Mercedes, BMW or Lamborghini.

Sep 20, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

US man plays saxophone while doctors remove brain tumour

Although the tumour was not cancerous, it was located in a region that is known to be important for music function.

Sep 04, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

Turkey-Iran operation against Kurd rebels always possible: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

His comments came after Iran's Armed Forces chief of staff General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri visited Turkey last week, with the two sides discussing ways to cooperate against the militants.

Aug 21, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

China mulling 'small scale military ops' against India: Expert

To peacefully resolve the impasse, India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that both the sides should first pull back their troops and hold dialogue.

Aug 05, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Seven needles removed from body of 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by mother's employer

As per reports, the girl from Purulia was initially brought to Bankura Sammilani Medical College by her mother.

Jul 19, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Australian man gets his toe surgically removed to replace severed thumb!

Mitchell was initially reluctant towards the transplant, but later decided to go for it.

Jul 13, 2017, 17:02 PM 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

Assam: Army conducts operation to flush out terrorists in East Karbi Anglong District

The Army conducted operations in East Karbi Anglong District of Assam to flush out terrorists based on intelligence inputs, a Defence spokesman said today.

Mar 01, 2017, 17:43 PM IST

Doctors remove scissors from man's stomach after 18 years

Vietnamese doctors removed a pair of scissors lodged in a man's stomach for 18 years, authorities said.

Jan 03, 2017, 21:56 PM IST

UP: Doctor saves poor man's life, does operation for free

Humanity exists and watching this video would give rise to hopes in your hearts. Dr.

Jan 09, 2016, 23:27 PM IST

India ready to carry out operation against Islamic State, says Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said that India will join the fight against Isis or Islamic State if United Nations adopts a resolution to counter the jihadist extremists in the Middle Eastern co

Dec 17, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

India saves Pakistani from life-threatening situation – Read how?

Though Anwar (name changed) was initially treated in his native city (Karachi) for back and chest pain in 2008, he had a history of hypertension, jeopardising his young life.

Dec 05, 2015, 01:08 AM IST