Tag: Newborn

Newborn Baby Girl With Placenta Attached Found Stuffed In Drainage Pipe At Puri Hospital
Shocking! Newborn Baby Girl With Placenta Attached Found Stuffed In Drainage Pipe At Puri Hospital

Mishra said the woman might have delivered the baby somewhere outside the hospital and dumped the baby in the toilet’s drainage pipe.

Severe Covid-19 Infection Rare In Newborns: Study

London: A new research adds to the growing body of evidence that severe Covid-19 infection appears rare in newborn babies. The study, published in the journal The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health, traced all babies less than 29 days old with Covid-19 across the UK, who needed to be admitted into the hospital. The analysis […]

Coronavirus Doesn't Spread From Pregnant Mothers To Newborns

Beijing: Amid the novel coronavirus scare around the globe, some good news has emerged about the COVID-19. Chinese researchers have revealed that viral infection is not transmittable from pregnant mothers to newborns at birth. The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Pediatrics, is the second out of China within the last month to confirm […]

Woman Who Delivered Baby On Capital Hospital Premises Narrates Her Ordeal

Bhubaneswar: A day after the child delivery incident on footpath on the premises of Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar came to the fore, the woman who delivered the baby today narrated her shocking ordeal and levelled serious allegations of apathetic attitude by hospital authorities. In an exclusive interview to OTV, the woman Pana Murmu said that […]

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Stray dogs feed on severed head of infant at Sishu Bhawan

Cuttack: In a shocking incident, some stray dogs were found feeding on the severed head of a newborn on the premises of Sishu Bhawan on Monday. As per reports, 3 to 4 dogs were caught in the act around 9 pm yesterday. But it is unclear how they got the body part of the deceased […]

Newborn son contracts HIV infection from father: Study

New York: In an unusual case, researchers have reported how a newborn baby of an HIV-negative mother got the infection from his father who was also suffering from chicken pox. Fluids leaking from skin blisters of the father was determined to be the source of the infection. “Transmission occurred during the seroconversion period when the […]

Couple alleges baby swapping at Rayagada DHH

Rayagada: Allegations of baby swapping surfaced in the Rayagada District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) after a couple lodged a complaint accusing the medical staff of swapping their newborn son with a dead newborn girl. As per the complaint, a woman of Kumbharasila village under Kashipur block of the district had delivered a baby boy at the […]

Newborn twins found abandoned at Bolangir Railway station

  Bolangir: Two newborn twin baby girls were found abandoned inside a toilet at Bolangir railway station in the wee hours on Sunday. Both the babies, believed to be two-months-old, were found inside a bag, sources said. The matter came to light after a passenger spotted them inside the toilet and informed railway officials who […]

Poverty-stricken mother hands over newborn boy to another man

  Dhenkanal: A woman in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district handed over her newborn son to another man expressing her inability to upbring the child up due to abject poverty. The incident was reported from Kankadahad Rupabedha village. The woman, Damayanti, wife of Bhushan Patra, had delivered a baby boy on May 9. However, citing poverty Damayanti […]

Newborn snatched by monkey found dead

Bhubaneswar: A pall of gloom descended upon Talabasta village in Banki after body of the newborn boy, who was earlier snatched by a monkey from his parents, was recovered from a well on Sunday. According to reports, a few locals had spotted the body of the 16-day-old newborn floating in the well when they had […]

Four booked for illegal adoption of newborn girl

Rourkela: A case has been registered against an Anganwadi worker and her husband, a staff nurse  and an ASHA worker on the charges of illegal transfer and adoption of a newborn girl in Sundergarh district. After lodging a complaint against the four, the Sundergarh Child Welfare Committee (CWC) rescued the newborn girl, who was abandoned […]

Newborn rescued from garbage dump in Cuttack

Cuttack: A newborn girl, dumped in a garbage heap at Nua Sahi under Bidanasi police limits in Cuttack, was rescued by locals on Saturday. According to police, a local resident named Bachani Behera spotted the newborn near the garbage dump and rescued her. Later, police and Childline officials were alerted, who rushed to the spot […]

Newborn declared dead by Hospital found alive before burial

New Delhi: In a matter of medical negligence, doctors at a private hospital declared a baby dead here, along with his stillborn twin, and handed the bodies over to family members in a polythene bag. But before burial the baby was found alive. The shocking incident prompted Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain to order a […]

Newborn boy found wrapped in bag in Mayurbhanj

Baripada: A newborn boy was found wrapped in a bag at Badadeuli under Suliapada Police Station in Mayurbhanj district on Monday. Eyewitnesses said a man covered the infant in a bag and tied it to a roadside tree before fleeing the spot. Later, locals traced the baby from inside the bag after hearing his scream. […]

India among five countries responsible for 50% newborn deaths

New York: India is among the five countries — Pakistan, Nigeria, Congo and Ethiopia being the others — responsible for half of all new-born deaths in the world, according to a UN report. The report, “Levels and Trends in Child Mortality 2017”, revealed that 5.6 million children died before reaching the age of five in […]