Articles about JJ Hospital

Meet India's frontline workers who received first COVID-19 vaccine shots

17 Jan 2021

India
Meet India's frontline workers who received first COVID-19 vaccine shots

On Saturday, India launched its COVID-19 vaccination drive, inoculating 1.91 lakh people on the first day alone.

Mumbai gets slight relief after record-breaking rainfall batters city

06 Aug 2020

India
Mumbai gets slight relief after record-breaking rainfall batters city

Maharashtra's capital Mumbai got a little respite from the downpour on Thursday, as the intensity of rainfall reduced and floodwaters receded in some areas.

Mumbai businessman dies just two days after hair transplant surgery

14 Mar 2019

Mumbai
Mumbai businessman dies just two days after hair transplant surgery

A 42-year-old businessman, based in Mumbai, died just 40 hours after he got a hair transplant surgery.

26/11 attack: Girl, who testified, was called 'Kasab ki beti'

25 Nov 2018

India
26/11 attack: Girl, who testified, was called 'Kasab ki beti'

Devika Natwarlal Rotawan was all about nine years old when she decided to testify against Ajmal Kasab, the only Laskhar-e-Taiba operative, who was caught alive after 26/11 attacks in Mumbai.

Maharashtra: Retired government official found dead with bullet injuries

16 Nov 2018

India
Maharashtra: Retired government official found dead with bullet injuries

A 72-year-old retired government official was found dead on Wednesday with bullet injuries in his bungalow in Maswan locality (Palghar), Maharashtra.

Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea hospitalized after complaint of low blood pressure

28 Sep 2018

India
Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea hospitalized after complaint of low blood pressure

Sheena Bora murder accused Indrani Mukerjea, currently lodged in Byculla jail, was admitted today to the State-run JJ Hospital in Mumbai after complaining of low blood pressure, hospital authorities said.

100 doctors, paramedics from Maharashtra to help Kerala flood victims

20 Aug 2018

India
100 doctors, paramedics from Maharashtra to help Kerala flood victims

A team of around 100 doctors and paramedical staff from Maharashtra left for Kerala today to help the flood-affected people.

Maratha protests: Protester succumbs to injuries in Mumbai hospital

27 Jul 2018

India
Maratha protests: Protester succumbs to injuries in Mumbai hospital

A protester, who was injured in the violence during the Maratha quota stir in Mumbai's adjoining Navi Mumbai, has succumbed to his injuries at the government-run JJ Hospital in Mumbai.

Mumbai teen dies of leptospirosis, family alleges 'custodial torture' death

24 Jul 2018

Mumbai
Mumbai teen dies of leptospirosis, family alleges 'custodial torture' death

Following the death of a 17-year-old in Mumbai's Sion Hospital, his kin and acquaintances launched protests, alleging he died due to custodial torture.

Mumbai: 78 women prisoners of Byculla jail fall ill, hospitalized

20 Jul 2018

India
Mumbai: 78 women prisoners of Byculla jail fall ill, hospitalized

As many as 78 women prisoners of Byculla jail were admitted to JJ Hospital in Mumbai today after they complained of nausea, vomiting and loose motion, Mukund Tayade, Hospital Dean said, adding the number was expected to go up.

Bombay blasts: Gujarat ATS arrests Dawood's aide, a key accused

01 Jun 2018

India
Bombay blasts: Gujarat ATS arrests Dawood's aide, a key accused

Ahmed Mohammad Lambu, a key accused in the 1993 Bombay bomb blasts, was arrested by Gujarat ATS Thursday night.

Mumbai: Relatives assault doctors after death of patient

19 May 2018

India
Mumbai: Relatives assault doctors after death of patient

Two resident doctors including a woman were allegedly beaten up by a patient's relatives at the state-run J J Hospital this morning in Mumbai.

Mumbai: Man kills 30-year-old for staring at him

05 May 2018

India
Mumbai: Man kills 30-year-old for staring at him

A 30-year-old man, Mohammad Rashid Said Ansari, was today stabbed to death by another who accused the victim and his friend of staring at him.

Test confirms Mukerjea overdosed on antidepressant Benzodiazepine: JJ Hospital

10 Apr 2018

India
Test confirms Mukerjea overdosed on antidepressant Benzodiazepine: JJ Hospital

Former media executive Indrani Mukerjea, arrested for the alleged killing of her daughter Sheena Bora, had an overdose of anti-depressant drug benzodiazepine not prescribed to her, JJ Hospital in Mumbai said, quoting forensic lab reports.

Indrani Mukerjea reportedly overdosed in prison, but officials clueless how

09 Apr 2018

India
Indrani Mukerjea reportedly overdosed in prison, but officials clueless how

Indrani Mukerjea, accused of murdering her daughter, fell unconscious Friday night and was rushed from Byculla Jai to JJ Hospital in Mumbai.

Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea rushed to JJ hospital, drug overdose suspected

07 Apr 2018

Mumbai
Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea rushed to JJ hospital, drug overdose suspected

Former media executive Indrani Mukerjea, arrested for allegedly murdering her daughter Sheena Bora, was admitted yesterday to JJ Hospital in a 'drowsy' state.

Maharashtra: Woman cop awaits government permission to undergo sex-change surgery

04 Apr 2018

India
Maharashtra: Woman cop awaits government permission to undergo sex-change surgery

Lalita Salve, a 29-year-old female police constable from Maharashtra's Beed district, is awaiting the state government's permission to undergo a sex change surgery.

6-months pregnant woman falls into deep gorge near Mumbai, saved

04 Apr 2018

Mumbai
6-months pregnant woman falls into deep gorge near Mumbai, saved

A heavily pregnant woman fell down an 800-feet deep gorge while walking on the toy-train tracks towards Kare Ganpati temple, Matheran, in Maharashtra.

Mumbai: 4ft rod removed from man after 5-hour surgery

14 Mar 2018

India
Mumbai: 4ft rod removed from man after 5-hour surgery

Doctors at Mumbai's JJ Hospital recently removed a four feet long iron rod which pierced the groin of a 33-year-old man and exited near the neck.

Maharashtra: Killer TB! Over 20,000 died in past 3 years

01 Mar 2018

Mumbai
Maharashtra: Killer TB! Over 20,000 died in past 3 years

Mumbai's rising pollution is surely putting a toll on its public health.

Mumbai theft victim falls off train, loses fingers, foot crushed

09 Feb 2018

India
Mumbai theft victim falls off train, loses fingers, foot crushed

A 23-year-old woman in Mumbai was severely injured when she fell off a moving train and was hit by another in a robbery bid.

Maharashtra: Doctors may get degrees only after rural stint

19 Oct 2017

India
Maharashtra: Doctors may get degrees only after rural stint

The Maharashtra education department is considering extending the duration of MBBS from the current 5.5. years to 6.5 years.

Newborn of 13-year-old rape survivor dies two days later

11 Sep 2017

India
Newborn of 13-year-old rape survivor dies two days later

Two days after a 13-year-old rape survivor gave birth to a baby, the prematurely-born infant died after reportedly bleeding into his lungs.

13-year-old rape-survivor delivers baby two days after SC allowed abortion

08 Sep 2017

India
13-year-old rape-survivor delivers baby two days after SC allowed abortion

The 13-year-old Mumbai rape survivor, who was granted permission by the SC for aborting her 32-week fetus on 6 September, delivered a boy at Byculla's Sir JJ Hospital.

Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem gets life-imprisonment, two others get death

07 Sep 2017

India
Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem gets life-imprisonment, two others get death

1993 Mumbai blasts mastermind Abu Salem was sentenced to life imprisonment today in the case. Along with him, Karimullah Khan has also been given life.

Actor Koena Mitra gets obscene calls, files sexual harassment case

02 Aug 2017

Mumbai
Actor Koena Mitra gets obscene calls, files sexual harassment case

Bollywood actor-model Koena Mitra registered a sexual-harassment case after receiving obscene calls from a stranger.

Mumbai's kaali-peeli taxis can now be booked via mobile app

29 Jun 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai's kaali-peeli taxis can now be booked via mobile app

Transport minister Diwakar Raote will launch a new app of taxi unions-Amachi (Our) Drive-that will enable Mumbaiites to book black-and-yellow taxis just like Ola and Uber, but without surge pricing.

1993 Mumbai-blasts: Mustafa Dossa dies after being admitted to hospital

28 Jun 2017

India
1993 Mumbai-blasts: Mustafa Dossa dies after being admitted to hospital

Mustafa Dossa, one of the six who were recently convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, died hours after he was shifted to a hospital due to hypertension and chest pains.

1993 Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem, Mustafa found guilty of conspiracy

16 Jun 2017

India
1993 Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem, Mustafa found guilty of conspiracy

Giving its verdict in the 1993 Mumbai bomb-blast case, a Special Terrorism and Disruptive Activities Act court pronounced gangster Mustafa Dossa and Firoz Khan guilty of conspiracy.

Mumbai: Two college-going youths detained for trafficking LSD from USA

30 Mar 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai: Two college-going youths detained for trafficking LSD from USA

Mumbai Police's anti-narcotics cell arrested five people, including two students from two well-known colleges in the western suburbs.