Woman’s gall bladder removed instead of appendix

August 17th, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) In a case of alleged negligence, doctors in a hospital in Jammu and Kashmir removed the gall bladder of a woman instead of her swollen appendix.The ... Read more...

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Doctors sew up forceps inside patient in Kent

August 9th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kent, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A patient recently underwent surgery in Kent and he was surprised when the doctors found a pair of forceps inside his tummy after the surgery. This was ... Read more...

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Pakistan captain Misbah suspended from Galle Test

June 19th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 19 (IANS) Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been suspended from this week's Galle Test after his side was found guilty of a serious over-rate offence during the fifth and ... Read more...

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Man buys island to be buried with wife

April 22nd, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) A man in Britain has purchased a tiny island to ensure he and his wife have their final resting place.Piers Casimir-Mrowczynski, 50, snapped up the tiny ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brazil sets auto export quotas for Mexico

April 5th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, April 5 (IANS/EFE) The government has set its automotive export quotas for Mexico based on the requirements of each automaker operating in Brazil, officials said.The Foreign Trade Secretariat determined ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian’s brother has appendix surgery

March 25th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian's younger brother Rob was rushed to hospital where he was operated upon to remove his appendix.Rob, who appears in reality TV show "Keeping ... Read more...

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Dr. Rahul Velineni saves a man’s life via Facebook

February 15th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man's life has been saved after he posted his excruciating stomach pains on Facebook.Dr. Rahul Velineni claims that he stumbled on the man’s status. The man ... Read more...

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Boxer Danny Green recovering in Perth hospital after appendix surgery

January 6th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Jan 6 (ANI):World IBO cruiserweight champion Danny Green was recovering in a hospital in Perth after being rushed there following a near appendix burst.The Daily Telegraph revealed that Green was ... Read more...

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How to ‘do the needful’ in India with ‘tashan’

August 13th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, Aug 13 (IANS) For Western business travellers flummoxed by words like "chalaan" (fine or tax), "tashan" (style), and "ishq" (romance) on a trip to India, help is on ... Read more...

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Bret Michaels discharged from hospital after suffering ‘mini stroke’

May 22nd, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Poison frontman Bret Michaels has been discharged from a hospital in Los Angeles after he suffered a 'mini-stroke' earlier this week.Michaels, 47, had been in the middle of ... Read more...

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Poison man Bret Michaels ’stabilizes’ after brain hemorrhage

April 24th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 24(ANI): Poison frontman Bret Michaels is feeling better after being admitted to a hospital following a severe headache caused by a massive subarachnoid hemorrhage, it has emergedThe rocker was ... Read more...

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Brody Jenner’s birthday blues

August 24th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 24 (IBNS) Hills actor Brody Jenner has experienced his birthday as something he did not have imagined, blame the less-tastier hospital fare. Cakes and ice cream would have been ... Read more...

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Schumacher needs new driving licence to compete in F1

July 30th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 30 (DPA) Michael Schumacher needs a new Formula One driving licence if he is to race for Ferrari as Felipe Massa's replacement in next month's European Grand Prix in Valencia, ... Read more...

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Meet the Brit woman who hasn’t ‘eaten in three years’

June 25th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): A Brit woman has survived three years without eating a single morsel of food.Trudy Sharp, 43, is suffering from digestive problems and the only thing she can consume ... Read more...

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North Korea scraps all accords with South Korea

January 30th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, Jan 30 (Xinhua) North Korea has scrapped all political and military agreements with South Korea, the official KCNA news agency reported Friday. It denounced the South Korean government for pushing the ... Read more...

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Julianne Hough Diagnosed with Endometriosis

October 28th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by Bupha Ravirot
"Dancing With the Stars" champion, Julianne Hough has to undergo surgery after being diagnosed with Endometriosis.After suffering from stomachache and being taken to hospital on October, 21 which later found that it ... Read more...

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Nepals VPs Hindi oath issue is ”political in nature”, says govt.

August 4th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 4 (ANI): The Nepal Government has said that the issue of Vice President Parmananda Jha taking his oath in Hindi is political in nature, rather than constitutional.Replying to a ... Read more...

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Nepal Supreme Court orders written answer from Vice President

July 28th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court (SC) of Nepal today ordered Vice President Parmananda Jha to furnish a written answer for taking oath of office and secrecy in Hindi language. According ... Read more...

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Soon, scar-free surgery that removes organs via patients mouth

April 13th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Imagine a surgery, which involves no visible scars and needs hardly any recovery time. Well, such a procedure will soon be a possibility if a leading surgeon ... Read more...

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Zac Efron has his appendix removed

January 16th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 16(ANI): High school musical star Zac Efron underwent an emergency appendix surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles.Efrons rep confirmed the surgery and said that the actor was recovering."He ... Read more...

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Researchers look at chromosome abnormality for colon cancer clues

November 14th, 2007 - 2:58 am ICT by admin

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Google SMS Launches in India

November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin

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