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8 October, 2017 3:16 AM Mumbai: Brain dead engineer saves lives of four

The family of a Mumbai-based engineer, who was declared brain dead after he was grievously injured in a bike accident during a visit to his hometown in Pune, has given a new lease of life to four people by donating the victim's organs. On October 2, two unidentified bikers rammed into Govind Kulkarni (46), while he was taking a stroll on the service 94

5 October, 2017 7:13 PM BJP demands probe into organ transplantation

Tamilisai claims rules were violated in Natarajan’s case The State president of Bharatiya Janata Party Tamilisai Soundararajan on Thursday alleged rules were violated in the donation and the subsequent transplantation of kidney and liver involving M. Natarajan, husband of deposed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala. Mr. Natarajan underwent a liver and kidney 18

29 September, 2017 11:26 PM 16th heart donated from Surat

A brain-dead man became the 16th heart donor from Surat on World Heart Day on Friday, giving a new lease of life to as many as six people. Ramesh Dhorajia, 53, who worked as a diamond polisher in Surat, collapsed at work on Monday morning. He was rushed to Kiran Hospital, where a CT scan revealed he suffered brain hemorrhage. After doctors declared Dhorajia 29

18 September, 2017 5:49 PM Family donates organs of brain-dead youth

Police create green corridor to move heart to Chennai hospital At 1.50 p.m. on Monday, the heart of a 23-year-old brain- dead accident victim, began its journey from Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, to give a new lease of life to a recipient at a Chennai-based hospital. The vital organs of the youth, a male nurse, were donated by his family 47

7 September, 2017 6:51 PM Brain Dead Retired Teacher Gives New Lease Of Lives To Seven

N Nachimuthu failed to respond to treatment and was declared brain dead on Thursday. His daughter came forward to donate her father's organs. Coimbatore: A brain dead retired teacher became instrumental in giving new lease of lives to seven persons, as his vital organs were given to these patients. N Nachimuthu had met with an accident on September four and after 189

6 September, 2017 7:15 PM 14-month-old Surat boy’s organs save lives

Karjat woman’s heart also transplanted Mumbai: A 14-month-old boy from Surat and a 45-year-old woman from Karjat gave a new lease of life to several critically ill patients, after their families donated their organs on Wednesday. Somnath Shah was playing near a staircase when he slipped and suffered a severe head injury last week. Doctors at the New Civil 35

6 September, 2017 10:06 AM Live Updates: State funeral for Gauri Lankesh

A day after senior journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead at her house in Rajarajeshwari Nagar in Bengaluru, city police are going through CCTv footages to identify the assailants. Protests and condolence meeting have been planned across the country, condemning the killing. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, accompanied by Ministers Ramalinga 121

18 August, 2017 7:35 PM ‘Roving Robot’ on tour of A.P

It is used to perform complicated surgeries Doctors performing complicated surgeries can now take the assistance of a surgical robot to reach ‘difficult areas’ in the human body and perform them with robotic arms. Magnified views of the damaged tissue and very fine instruments to access to them are added advantages in robotic surgery. The da Vinci surgical 34

12 August, 2017 5:06 PM List norms for organ donation: Bombay HC

Hurdles in organ retrieval from dead Expressing concern over the inability to transfer organs of cadaver donors, the Bombay High Court recently directed the Maharashtra government to come up with guidelines to save lives. A Division Bench of Justice Anoop Mohta and Justice Bharati Dangre was hearing a plea filed by Swapnil Raut, 43, who needs an organ 34

28 July, 2017 7:10 PM Terminally-ill British baby Charlie Gard dies

Charlie Gard, the terminally-ill British baby whose plight drew sympathy from Pope Francis and US President Donald Trump, died today, his mother said. His parents, Connie Yates and Chris Gard, had fought a lengthy legal battle to allow him to be taken to the United States for treatment for a rare genetic condition. He died exactly one week short of his first 64