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Woman gives birth on road, nurse sacked

Woman gives birth on road, nurse sacked

KANPUR: Twenty-four hours after TOI‘s report on a 22-year-old pregnant woman who delivered a baby on footpath in the cold after a primary health centre in Jalaun slammed the doors on her, took cognizance of the incident and sacked a nurse and recommended adverse entry against the doctor on duty. […]

Woman gives birth on road: Nurse sacked

Woman gives birth on road: Nurse sacked

KANPUR: Twenty-four hours after TOI‘s report on a 22-year-old pregnant woman who delivered a baby on footpath in the cold after a primary health centre in Jalaun slammed the doors on her, took cognizance of the incident and sacked a nurse and recommended adverse entry against the doctor on duty. […]

Painting the town pink

Painting the town pink

The National Girl Child Day, which was first initiated in 2008, is celebrated every year on January 24 to promote the wellbeing of the girl child. This year, National Girl Child Week is being observed throughout the country between January 21 and January 24. The theme of the week is […]

US frees Iranian state TV journalist: Employer

US frees Iranian state TV journalist: Employer

TEHRAN: The United States has freed a journalist working for ‘s English-language television station after 10 days in detention, the channel has announced. US-born Marzieh Hashemi was arrested on arrival at St International Airport on January 13. A Muslim convert who changed her name from Melanie Franklin, she had reportedly […]

Court tells cops not to handcuff Karbi Anglong lynching accused

Court tells cops not to handcuff Karbi Anglong lynching accused

GUWAHATI: A Nagaon court has asked the police not to the accused persons in the case while being taken to and from the court. The accused had earlier objected to being handcuffed by police. At least 48 people, including a minor, are facing trial on charges of murdering Abhijeet Nath […]