‘If not for the hotel staff and god’s grace, I wouldn’t have survived’

One of the eyewitnesses at 1 Above restaurant where the rooftop caught fire on Friday morning around 12.15am, says she got lucky to have been saved and also that the disaster management team did a wonderful job

‘If not for the hotel staff and god’s grace, I wouldn’t have survived’“After work on Thursday, I and my friend had planned to dine at 1Above at Kamala Mills. We reached at around 10pm and had finished eating by 12.15 am. We were just to pay the bill when we saw a small portion of the roof catching fire. It looked so minor that everyone thought it […]

Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: ‘They all died due to suffocation’

A massive fire broke out at 12.30 am at '1 Above' restaurant in Kamala Mills Compound, Mumbai. Many people were present in the pub when the fire broke. As per BMC disaster management's information, at least 14 people lost their lives in the incident and 26 are injured. The injured are admitted to KEM Hospital. According to the KEM Hospital doctors, suffocation was the cause of their death

Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: ‘They all died due to suffocation’A massive fire broke out in Mumbai. As per BMC’s disaster management’s information, at least 14 people lost their lives and 26 are injured. The reason of the fire is still unknown. Many people were present in the pub when the fire broke. As per fire brigade officials, the reason of the fire is still unknown. […]

Fire at Mumbai’s Kamala Mills compound: 14 dead, 26 injured

A massive fire broke out at 12.30 am at '1 Above' restaurant in Kamala Mills Compound, Mumbai. As per BMC disaster management's information, at least 14 people lost their lives in the incident and 26 are injured. The injured are admitted to KEM Hospital, National Burns Centre and Bhatia Hospital

Fire at Mumbai’s Kamala Mills compound: 14 dead, 26 injuredA massive fire broke out in Mumbai. As per BMC’s  disaster management’s information, at least 14 people lost their lives and 26 are injured. The reason of the fire is still unknown. Many people were present in the pub when the fire broke. As per fire brigade officials, the reason of the fire is still unknown. […]

‘We must do a surgical strike in six weeks to solve issues’, says Dr Wankhedkar

On Thursday, about 1,100 delegates attended the NATCON 2017 Conference in Mumbai. It also marked the 92nd National conference and 78th meeting of the Central Council. The major issued discussed in the conference were Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, violence against the doctors, capping of compensation and generic drugs. Also, Dr Ravi Wankhedkar took over as the IMA president

‘We must do a surgical strike in six weeks to solve issues’, says Dr WankhedkarNATCON 2017 Conference in Mumbai, saw the participation of 1,100 delegates from all over the world. The major issued discussed in the conference were Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, violence against the doctors, capping of compensation and generic drugs. One of the key points discussed at the two day conclave has been about the […]

Nashik: Doc treats an accident victim on road, saves his life

In Nashik’s Panchavati area, two bikes collided and a youth suffered serious injuries and blood loss. It was important to provide him a timely treatment. Miraculously, a doctor passing by showed his presence of mind and treated him immediately. Due to which, the accident victim was saved

Nashik: Doc treats an accident victim on road, saves his lifeA witty doctor from Nashik, has set an example for the mankind. When the accidents occur, people turn into mute spectators. But, Dr Suhas Kotak came forward and treated an accident victim on the road. Nashik’s witty doctor has set an example for the mankind. When the accidents occur, people turn into mute spectators. But, […]

Mumbai teacher struggles to gather funds for his treatment

In the year 2015, Nerul’s Carlos Kasbe, suffered from paralysis. After which, he was not able to move his left hand and leg voluntarily. He couldn’t walk without support. Since two years, he is dependent on others. Also, he hasn’t got the reimbursement of the medical bills. Now, this teacher is trying to gather funds for his treatment

Mumbai teacher struggles to gather funds for his treatmentCarlos served as a principal at the school Amchi Shala, Chembur. He suffered from paralysis. After which, he was not able to move his left hand and leg voluntarily. His treatment at the hospital was Rs 2.40 lakhs.  After treating him for a month, he was discharged.  But, he couldn’t walk and was unable to […]

Pollution can lower your baby’s birth weight, say researchers

Researchers of Sri Ramchandra University in Chennai have conducted a research on the effect of the rising pollution on the foetus. If a pregnant woman is exposed to 10 microgram pollution, the baby's birth weight reduces by 4 grams

Pollution can lower your baby’s birth weight, say researchersAs the level of pollution is increasing with the change in weather condition, cities like Delhi and Mumbai are witnessing a rise in a lot of health issues. Researchers at Sri Ramchandra University conducted research in Chennai and the surrounding two districts. Since last five years, 1,200 women were studied.  In the 10 micrograms pollution, […]

‘Shut down hookah parlours in Mumbai’, demands Vishwanath Mahadeshwar

Mumbai’s mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has written a letter to Datta Padsalgikar, the Mumbai Police Commissioner regarding the hookah parlour and demanded that, many youngsters are attracted towards it . So, the police should take a stern action against it

‘Shut down hookah parlours in Mumbai’, demands Vishwanath MahadeshwarMumbai’s Prince Aly Khan Hospital’s Health Service Aga Khan, had conducted a survey. According to it, 6.3 per cent children consume hookah. Hookah addiction is a serious concern owing to which, Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has written a letter to Datta Padsalgikar, the Mumbai Police Commissioner. The letter says: The hookah parlours should be permanently shut Hookah parlours are rampant […]

Mumbai: 44% school-going children are addicted to smoking

Prince Aly Khan Hospital, Mazgaon, Mumbai, conducted a survey in the government and private schools. As per the survey, in all 27 per cent children are into cigarette smoking. Boys smoke more compared to the girls. The survey was conducted between December 2016 and February 2017, amongst the age group of 14

Mumbai: 44% school-going children are addicted to smoking  Mumbai’s Prince Aly Khan Hospital’s Health Service Aga Khan, had conducted a survey amongst school-going children regarding cigarette smoking. The survey revealed that 44.4 percent of government school children are addicted to cigarette smoking. The survey revealed: 27% children are addicted to cigarette smoking 6.3% children consume hookah 24% children are addicted to tobacco […]

Beware! Your cabbie can be sleep deprived

We all travel by cabs regularly. Sometimes, we notice the driver in a confused state, agitated or irritated. But, you will be shocked to know that two taxi-drivers from Mumbai have posed a unique case to doctors about sleep deprivation

Beware! Your cabbie can be sleep deprivedToday, sleep deprivation is one of the most commonly found problems. Your body needs sleep, just as it needs air and food to function at its best. Without enough sleep, your brain and body systems won’t function normally. It can also dramatically lower your quality of life. However, as a passenger, the last thing that one […]
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