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Pregnant woman goes into labour on board Mahalaxmi Express

A nine-month pregnant woman went into labour in the stranded Mahalaxmi Express train which has been stuck in flood waters at Vangani for around 18 hours, here on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

Madras HC rules in favour of pregnant woman aspiring for cop's post

The Madras High Court bench here has said if a pregnant woman took 30 seconds extra time during the running test for the selection of Grade-II constable, the timing should be considered negligible and she should have been selected.

Jan 19, 2019, 21:11 PM IST

Pregnant woman contracts HIV after blood transfusion in Tamil Nadu

An employee of a blood bank attached to a government hospital in Sattur, near here, has been dismissed, while two others have been suspended in connection with the incident, health department officials said on Wednesday.

Dec 26, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

MP shocker: Pregnant woman dies due to lack of oxygen in hospital ambulance

The woman was initially taken to Samshabad hospital for a check-up. However, her health condition deteriorated and she was then referred to Vidisha Zilla Hospital.

May 26, 2018, 18:22 PM IST

Woman sacked for breaking rule by conceiving ‘before her turn’

A female employee in Japan was sacked and reprimanded by her boss for selfishly breaking the rule by getting pregnant before her turn, a media report said.

Apr 05, 2018, 10:33 AM IST

Bizarre! Pregnant woman gave 'coffin birth' after she was buried

In a bizarre case, a team of archaeologists have discovered skeletal remains of a woman with a hole in her skull and bones of fetus lying between her legs, reportedly. 

Mar 28, 2018, 15:12 PM IST

Anaemia during pregnancy may double mortality risk: Study

Anaemia -- a condition characterised by the lack of healthy red blood cells -- affects 32 million pregnant women worldwide and up to half of all pregnant women in low and middle-income countries.

Mar 22, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

Pregnant woman dies after cop allegedly kicked her two-wheeler

A pregnant woman pillion rider died in Thiruverumbur in Trichy after a policeman allegedly kicked the two-wheeler which her husband was driving. The incident took place on Wednesday after a traffic inspector allegedly kicked the two-wheeler to stop the woman Usha's husband Raja for not wearing a helmet. 

Mar 08, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

The Air Force's helicopter unit Siachen Pioneers rescued a pregnant woman from a remote village in Shinkun-la pass in Ladakh on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 08:43 AM IST

Pregnant woman tied, gangraped in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun

The incident took place when the woman went to relieve herself in a field in Uttar Pradesh's Kachula.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Smoking e-cigarettes during pregnancy could cause birth defects

 E-cigarettes pose health risks despite being widely considered a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes. Researchers exposed frog embryos and samples of mammalian neural crest cells to saline infused with e-cigarette vapour.


Nov 19, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

50 pregnant fall ill after receiving antibiotic injections at Kamla Raja Hospital in Gwalior

Over pregnant 50 women have allegedly fallen ill after receiving antibiotic injections at Kamla Raja Hospital in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Men, take note! Here's why you need to ensure your blood donor wasn't pregnant in the past

Women who receive blood transfusions from another woman who was pregnant in the past may not be at risk, the researchers observed.

Oct 18, 2017, 19:15 PM IST

Bhopal: Doctors leave needle inside pregnant woman's body, remove after 16 hrs

The incident is of Bhopal's Sultania Zanana Hospital, where the carelessness of the doctors came to light when 23-year old, Rakhi Ganota complained about a pain in her back, after coming back from unconsciousness post surgery.

Sep 10, 2017, 11:41 AM IST

Hospital apathy! Family carries pregnant woman on bamboo shaft for 16 km in Odisha- Read the heart wrenching story

Earlier also due to lack of ambulance facility in village, a pregnant woman was brought on stretcher, but her child died in womb. 

Jul 24, 2017, 15:48 PM IST

Moms-to-be beware! Taking antibiotics during pregnancy may up risk of birth defects in babies

A new study has revealed that women should not take certain antibiotics during their preganancy as it increases the risk of major birth defects in newborn.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

Mom-to-be beware! Consuming fizzy drinks during pregnancy may make your child obese

The finding found that pregnant women who consume just two fizzy drinks a day before childbirth could increase their child’s risk of becoming obese.

Jul 15, 2017, 23:04 PM IST

Woman gives birth to baby girl with heart beating outside her body

The infant's family members and health officials said today that the infant's heart is on her chest and she was born last night at Phutkibari village.

Mar 02, 2017, 19:09 PM IST

Orangutan becomes emotional when pregnant woman shows him her baby bump – Watch incredible video

A large orangutan was seen caressing the baby bump of a pregnant woman - over the glass.

Jan 10, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Malaysia confirms first pregnant woman infected with Zika

Malaysia's health ministry on Wednesday said they have detected a new case of Zika virus in a pregnant woman living in Johor Baru, which borders Singapore.

Sep 07, 2016, 21:06 PM IST