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Officials: Bad drugs likely killed 13 Indian women

By Sun, Nov 16, 2014 11:56AM UTC Comments Off

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian officials say tainted drugs apparently killed 13 women who underwent sterilization procedures in central India after autopsies ruled out any surgery faults....

Drug maker arrested over India sterilization deaths

By Sat, Nov 15, 2014 4:59AM UTC Comments Off Indian women who underwent sterilization surgeries receive treatment at the District Hospital in Bilaspur, in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Pic: AP.

NEW DELHI (AP) — News reports say Indian police have arrested the director of a drug manufacturing firm that allegedly supplied medication to women in a mass sterilization that left 13 dead....

Doctor arrested over India sterilization deaths

By Thu, Nov 13, 2014 2:02PM UTC Comments Off Indian women who underwent sterilization surgeries receive treatment at the District Hospital in Bilaspur, in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Pic: AP.

NEW DELHI (AP) — A senior medical official in India says the doctor who conducted sterilization procedures after which 13 women died has been arrested....

2 Indian women die, 27 ill after sterilization surgery

By Tue, Nov 11, 2014 6:02PM UTC Comments Off 2 Indian women die, 27 ill after sterilization surgery

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s largest news agency says at least two women have died and more than two dozen others are seriously ill after undergoing sterilization surgery at a government-run health camp. The Press Trust of India says 83 women had the operation Saturday in central Chhattisgarh state. The women were sent home Saturday...

India’s top court lifts ban on female makeup artists

By Tue, Nov 11, 2014 11:56AM UTC Comments Off Pic: AP.

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Supreme Court has ordered the lifting of a nearly 6-decade de facto ban on women working as makeup artists in India's movie industry....

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