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2-month-old boy's arm amputated after suffering burn injuries in Mumbai

On Monday, he underwent amputation surgery in which he lost his arm, the police official said.

14 Nov 2019 10:54 AM

UP man digs pit to bury daughter, finds infant girl alive in pot three feet below

The details of the girl’s parents, who had attempted to bury her alive were yet to be ascertained, police said.

14 Oct 2019 9:32 AM

Infants exposed to Zika virus show abnormalities later

Zika-exposed infants may face abnormalities despite normal assessment: Study.

06 Aug 2019 11:58 AM

Jaipur college disallows mother to breastfeed her 8-month-old child during exam

Her husband, Kaul Ram Bairwa said that their daughter started crying out of hunger while he was waiting for his wife.

02 Aug 2019 8:38 PM

To ward off mosquitoes, mother’s idea lands 11-day-old infant in Noida's hospital

On reports that family tried to burn child, circle officer said police have questioned the family and found such insinuations baseless.

24 Jul 2019 10:02 AM


Stray dogs feed on infant's corpse in Odisha's Balasore

The incident came to light after locals saw that the dogs have eaten one of the legs of the baby in front of Soro Community Health Centre.

07 Jun 2019 1:41 PM

50-yr-old woman held for lifting 5-day-old infant from Pollachi hospital

According to the police, the infant belongs to a tribal couple who lives in Narikalpathi village near Annamalai.

09 May 2019 2:00 PM

Newborn baby becomes youngest patient to get tooth removed 12 days after her birth

For the mother it was unexpected to take her child to a dentist at such a young age.

03 Aug 2018 5:13 PM

Stress in infancy alters body's organs: Study

The problems begin when exposure to stress is constant.

29 May 2018 4:08 PM

Prenatal marijuana use can affect infant size, behaviour: Study

Nearly 30 per cent of women who smoke cigarettes during pregnancy also report using marijuana

11 May 2018 7:38 PM


Vaginal birth risky after cesarean?

The study found that although the number of women with a previous cesarean delivery increased from 2003 to 2014.

07 May 2018 5:22 PM

Odisha: Sleeping infant snatched from parents by monkey, found dead in well

According to reports, the animal lifted the infant, son of Rama Krushna Nayak of the village, while he was sleeping near his parents.

01 Apr 2018 10:15 AM

US infant mortality high even for full-term babies

Previous research has found babies more likely to die in the U.S. than in other developed nations.

22 Mar 2018 9:30 AM

'Dog-speak' important for bonding with pets: study

This form of speech is known to share some similarities with the way in which humans talk to their pet dogs, known as dog-directed speech.

07 Mar 2018 12:50 PM

Youngest kids most vulnerable to dog bites

This may be because younger kids are learning how to act around dogs and may not recognize cues that a dog is upset and ready to bite.

03 Mar 2018 10:54 AM


Vaccinating pregnant mothers is safe for babies

Infants are much less likely to get influenza or whooping cough when their mothers were vaccinated during pregnancy.

22 Feb 2018 9:50 AM

Dog takes infant’s body in MP, people take video of incident

People were busy taking video of the ghastly sight without bothering to shoo away the canine.

06 Dec 2017 6:26 AM

Infant’s body found in lake near Thane central prision

The body has been sent for a post-mortem to ascertain the cause of death.

20 Nov 2017 6:27 AM

Pig mauls infant to death in South Delhi

Baby was taken away from her mother’s lap.

05 Nov 2017 1:01 AM

10-month-old boy from Mexico weighs 30 kg due to rare disorder

The incurable disorder makes people constantly hungry and children can eat six times more than others their age.

20 Oct 2017 5:52 PM