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  • German nurse murdered at least 90 people, say police

    A male nurse jailed for life two years ago for killing two hospital patients with lethal drug overdoses murdered at least 90 patients in total, and possibly twice as many, police said on Monday, calling it post-war Germany's worst killing spree...

    The grisly revelations date back to June 2005, when a female nurse witnessed Hoegel trying to inject a patient at the Delmenhorst hospital...

  • Indian comatose nurse dies 42 years after rape

    MUMBAI: Hospital authorities say a Mumbai nurse who was in a coma for 42 years after a sexual assault while working in a hospital has died...

    Shanbaug's case sparked a debate over India's euthanasia laws after a Mumbai-based author and friend of the nurse petitioned the courts to stop force-feeding her through a tube so her suffering would not be prolonged...

  • Nurse convicted of killing two patients with insulin in UK

    LONDON: A medical mystery that began four years ago with unexplained deaths in a British hospital ended on Monday when a nurse was convicted of using insulin to murder two patients...

    The 49-year-old nurse was also convicted of trying to poison 20 other patients during what police called a reign of terror at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport, 200 miles northwest of London...

  • Indian nurse dies after 42 years in coma following rape

    NEW DELHI: A nurse died on Monday after 42 years in a coma following a brutal rape, in a case that led India to ease some restrictions on euthanasia...

    The 66-year-old Shanbaug had suffered a bout of pneumonia in recent days and was on a ventilator, officials at King Edward Hospital in Mumbai told the Press Trust of India news agency...

  • Italian nurse accused of killing 13 patients

    ROME: An Italian nurse has been arrested on suspicion of killing 13 patients by administering fatal doses of a blood-thinning drug while they were in intensive care, authorities announced on Thursday...

    Her case follows that of Daniela Poggiali, a 44-year-old former nurse who received a life sentence in early March for the murder of one of the 38 patients she was initially suspected of having killed...

  • Nurse accuses hospital DMS of harassing her

    PESHAWAR: A staff nurse in Hayatabad Medical Complex has accused deputy medical superintendent of administration of harassing her...

    She said her sister Shamim Akhtar was also serving as charge nurse in the hospital and was also facing problems in performance of her duties...

  • How the government fails the nation’s nurse

     The nurses also often face sexual harassment and are exploited by doctors, male paramedics, hospital administrators and owners, patients and their attendants...

    In 1935, before Partition, a training programme for nurses was started at Civil Hospital Karachi, which was followed by similar programmes at Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar and Mayo Hospital Lahore...

  • Male, single and unable to shop at Karachi's malls

    Nevertheless, in spite of that, I have my doubts on whether I will be allowed to go in if I am accompanied by a couple of male friends...

    Despite being a 26-year-old journalist living in Pakistan’s largest city, I cannot enter Dolmen Mall/Hyperstar in Karachi, alone on the weekend – I have to have a 'female' accompanying me, which would put me in the kosher 'family category' – because on weekends, entry is permitted to 'families'...

  • Karachi Se Lahore has a mostly male cast. But are the men filmi enough?

    Wajahat Rauf’s rom-com Karachi Se Lahore has several things going for it – a story that is unique to its local audience; endearing characters and solid performances from the entire cast...

    What's also interesting is that there are only two female actresses in major roles in the movie – Ayesha Omar and Mantaha Maqsood – but the director feels that a male-dominant cast is not a bad thing...

  • Pemra seeks ARY News response to IB complaint against 'fake news'

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Saturday directed ARY News to respond to a complaint filed by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) against its report on a list of lawmakers suspected of links with banned militant groups allegedly compiled by the IB...

    The list first came to light when ARY News programme 'Power Play' aired a report on Sept 25 claiming that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB on...

  • Pemra serves notices to ARY, Bol News over 'fake' news regarding cabinet reshuffle

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued show-cause notices to ARY News and Bol News for airing news items regarding a reshuffle in the federal cabinet and change in the portfolios of some federal ministers, it emerged on Tuesday...

    The two media outlets had aired the news on Monday morning about a possible reshuffle in the posts for Minister for Finance and Minister of State for Interior held by Asad Umar...

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