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10 politicians among 42 dead in Somalia clashes (Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu/Nairobi, Aug 24 (DPA) At least 42 people, including ten lawmakers, have died in fighting in the Somali capital Mogadishu after Islamist insurgents declared "a final war" against African Union (AU) peacekeepers. Radical ... Read more...

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Prithviraj Turns Brand Ambassador For Hi-Tech Ambulance Service


August 12th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam actor Prithviraj has finally agreed to be the brand ambassador of a newly launched hi-tech ambulance services by the National Rural Health Mission.If one ... Read more...

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Sushma hopes BJP again returns to power in Karnataka


June 25th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 25 (IANS) Sushma Swaraj, the leader of the opposition in the Lok Sabha, Friday hoped Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would return to power in the elections due ... Read more...

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British Model found dead by beau


June 25th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Aspiring British model-dancer Hayley Crook was found dead in her parent's home in Hampshire. Her body was discovered in her bed by her boyfriend June 17. The cause ... Read more...

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Doubts over Chhattisgarh ambulance service in Maoist hotbeds


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 22 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government said Tuesday it will provide ambulance services to its urban citizens within 22 minutes and to rural citizens within 30 minutes of dialling 108. However, ... Read more...

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Brit MP survives miraculously after throwing himself under a train


June 19th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 19 (ANI): A British Member of Parliament miraculously survived after throwing himself under a train at London's Victoria Station.Ruffley has been a Tory MP for Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, ... Read more...

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23 killed, dozens injured in Somalia fighting


June 3rd, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, June 3 (DPA) At least 23 people have been killed and 61 injured in fighting between Islamist insurgents and African Union-backed government forces in the Somali capital Mogadishu, officials said Thursday. Fighters ... Read more...

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Red Cross in trouble over first aid to Taliban


May 26th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) The Red Cross has come under attack in Afghanistan after media revelations that it has taught basic first aid and even given medical equipment to the Taliban ... Read more...

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13 killed in Somali violence


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, May 23 (IANS) Thirteen people were killed and 30 injured in clashes between Islamist insurgents and government forces backed by African Union peacekeepers in the Somali capital Sunday, witnesses and hospital ... Read more...

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26 die after attack on Somali parliament


May 17th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, May 17 (DPA) At least 26 people have died in the Somali capital Mogadishu after insurgents attacked the parliament building, an official said Monday. Islamist insurgent group al-Shabaab, which is battling to ... Read more...

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Janani Express at service of more women in Madhya Pradesh


May 13th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, May 13 (IANS) Here's good news for pregnant women in Madhya Pradesh's rural areas. A free service to take them to a hospital for delivery is set to be ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Michael Jackson’s Dad To File Legal Case On Physician


March 31st, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Jackson, the legendary singer, who was known as the "King Of Pop" had left the world last year. The death of this legendary pop singer ... Read more...

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Era of affordable business ahead: ISB Dean


March 13th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 13 (IANS) The next phase of globalisation is going to be affordable business as it offers enormous economic opportunities in India and other developing countries and ensures inclusive growth, Ajit ... Read more...

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30 killed in fresh fighting in Somalia


March 11th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, March 11 (IANS) At least 30 people were killed and 83 injured Thursday as fierce fighting continued between government forces backed by African Union peacekeeping troops and Islamist insurgents in the ... Read more...

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Dog frozen to bridge in Dutch town


February 12th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by BNO News
STADSKANAAL, THE NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) -- Police in the Dutch town of Stadskanaal on Friday found a dog which had frozen to a bridge, authorities said.The red and white colored Jack Russell ... Read more...

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Efforts fail to rescue toddler from Andhra borewell (Lead)


January 18th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) All efforts went in vain to rescue a two-year-old toddler a day after he fell into 35-feet deep borewell at a hamlet in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh. After ... Read more...

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Two-year-old toddler falls into borewell in Andhra


January 18th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Efforts are on to rescue a two-year-old toddler, a day after he fell into a 35-feet deep borewell at a hamlet in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh, authorities ... Read more...

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Haryana districts to have eye banks


December 27th, 2009 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 27 (IANS) Eye banks will be set up in all districts of Haryana with ambulance connectivity to facilitate easy and quicker eye donations, a state minister said Sunday. Health, Education and ... Read more...

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Now in Haryana dial 102 for ambulance


November 14th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 14 (IANS) Haryana Saturday launched a new service, which will enable people from all parts of the state to avail an ambulance by dialling 102.Called the 'Haryana Swasthya Vaahan ... Read more...

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Now, a river ambulance service in Assam


November 14th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Vaschipem KamodangMajauli (Assam) Nov.14 (ANI): A ferry service is the only means of transportation for Majuli islandersm, and due to this lack of transportation, residents often fail to access prompt medical ... Read more...

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UK driver forgets patient, 65, in ambulance and goes home to sleep!


November 2nd, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 2 (ANI): A 65-year-old patient laid waiting in an ambulance as the driver forgot about him and went home for the night.The driver was supposed to take the sick ... Read more...

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Morrissey “stable” after stage collapse


October 25th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Legendary crooner Morrissey was hospitalised last night after he fell unconscious on stage in Swindon.The 50-year-old Morrissey seemed week and tired as he started the concert before a ... Read more...

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Suicide car bomb attack kills 33 in Pakistan (Third Lead)


September 19th, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 18 (DPA) A suicide blast ripped through a crowded market Friday in Pakistan's conflict-torn North West Frontier Province, killing at least 33 people and injuring dozens more, police said. The ... Read more...

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A ray of hope for expectant mothers in Maoists affected Chhattisgarh


August 18th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Shiv Shankar SarthiBilha (Chhattisgarh), Aug.18 (ANI): An ambulance service has come as a boon for expectant mothers, especially for those in their advanced stage of pregnancy, in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district.Till ... Read more...

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Drunken Brit carpenter cuts off his own penis during DIY


July 6th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 6 (ANI): A Brit carpenter, who tried doing a DIY job while drunk, is said to have cut off his own penis in the process.Stuart Keen, 54, suffered horrific injuries ... Read more...

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EMRI is now GVK EMRI


June 5th, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 5 (IANS) Emergency Management Research Institute (EMRI), the brainchild of disgraced founder of Satyam Computer B. Ramalinga Raju, will now be called GVK EMRI following the decision of the ... Read more...

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`South African Muslims enjoy more freedom than those elsewhere’


June 4th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) South African Muslims enjoy more freedom than their counterparts in any Islamic country in the world, newly-appointed Deputy Minister of International Relations Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim has said at ... Read more...

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G.V.K. Reddy elected chairman of ‘108 ambulance’ (Lead)


May 27th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 27 (IANS) Noted industrialist G.V.K. Reddy has been unanimously elected chairperson of the Emergency Management Research Institute (EMRI) that has earned wide repute for running 1,650 ambulances in 11 ... Read more...

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G.V.K. Reddy to help EMRI, brainchild of Satyam Raju


May 27th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 27 (IANS) Eminent industrialist G.V.K. Reddy has been unanimously elected chairman of Emergency Management Research Institute (EMRI), a brainchild of disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computer Services ... Read more...

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Hope on wheels for Bangalore’s homeless and ill


May 15th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, May 15 (IANS) Two months ago a malaria-struck Joseph P was fighting for survival on the streets of this city. Today he has not only been cured but is ... Read more...

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Housing for senior citizens launched


April 16th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) The Bangalore-based realtor Alliance Group Thursday announced it will develop a housing project for senior citizens here, and claimed it would be the first of its kind in ... Read more...

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Murder suspect admits to two more killings


March 27th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Vellore (Tamil Nadu), March 27 (IANS) Confessing to a recent murder in this Tamil Nadu town, the arrested ringleader of a gang admitted to two more killings and is being questioned about ... Read more...

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Delhi Police PCR staff being trained in life-saving skills


March 7th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Aiming to save as many road accident victims in the capital as possible, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is training the staff of police ... Read more...

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Reported explosion in London was an industrial fire


February 22nd, 2009 - 3:21 am ICT by admin
Sky news reported of loud explosions rocking East London today. Eyewitness report seeing smoke rising from it.Authorities inform Associated Press that the explosions were a result of industrial fire.The fire was reported ... Read more...

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Soon, an ambulance for ‘ailing’ trees in New Delhi


February 11th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) A drooping branch sprawling with parasites, the bark infected with fungus - don't worry trees! An ambulance will soon be on its way to save you. If all ... Read more...

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