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Karnataka unveils animation policy to woo investments


February 29th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 29 (IANS) Tech-savvy Karnataka Wednesday unveiled a special policy on animation, visual effects, gaming and comics (AVGC) to attract investments and generate employment for thousands of educated ... Read more...

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‘Community feedback must in India’s AIDS programme’


May 5th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Delhi Network of Positive People (DNP+), an umbrella body of HIV-positive people in the capital, Thursday said it was important to have the community's ... Read more...

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Rent-a-womb: India becoming surrogate pregnancy hub


February 15th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Surrogate pregnancy, an assisted reproductive technique (ART) in which a woman carries in her womb the baby of another woman, has seen a spurt in ... Read more...

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SleepCare Solutions launches sleep disorder treatment facility


January 27th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) The country's first facility to treat sleep disorders has been set up here by the Hyderabad-based SleepCare Solutions (SCS) in collaboration with Philips Respironics, and plans are ... Read more...

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HIV positive children battle disease, discrimination (Dec 1 is World AIDS Day)


December 1st, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Away from a group of children playing in a lush green park in the heart of the capital, eight-year-old Shashank huddles on an iron bench ... Read more...

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Every Madhya Pradesh district to have AIDS drugs centre


March 25th, 2010 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 25 (IANS) With Madhya Pradesh reporting over 400 new HIV-AIDS cases in 2009, medical centres are to be set up in every district so that patients, especially rural ones, can ... Read more...

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201 inmates of Tihar Jail are HIV positive


March 16th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) As many as 201 inmates at the Tihar Jail here have tested positive for HIV infection between June 2008 and Feb 2010, Minister for Health and Family ... Read more...

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Northeast pledges to step up fight against HIV/AIDS


December 1st, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 1 (IANS) Thousands of people in India's northeast, whose large number of drug users have sparked fears of a worsening AIDS epidemic, pledged Tuesday to step up the fight against ... Read more...

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Medicines not easily available to HIV/AIDS patients in northeast: experts


November 30th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 30 (IANS) Lack of access to medicines and ignorance about the disease are the twin challenges being faced by people living with HIV and AIDS in India's northeast, where around ... Read more...

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Assam steps up fight against AIDS


December 1st, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 1 (IANS) Thousands of people in India's northeast, where a large number of drug users have sparked fears of a worsening AIDS epidemic, pledged Monday to step up the fight ... Read more...

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AIDS control society plans testing centres in private hospitals


August 9th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Aug 9 (IANS) The Kerala State AIDS Control Society (KSACS) will open 50 Integrated Counselling and Testing Centres (ICTCs) in private hospitals this year. This is in addition to the 72 ... Read more...

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Widow forced to break tradition, cremate AIDS victim husband


April 9th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
Cuttack, April 9 (IANS) A woman was forced to break tradition and cremate her husband after relatives and neighbours refused to help out for fear of contracting AIDS from the dead man. ... Read more...

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AIDS patients to get travel expenses to visit ART centres


April 7th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneshwar, Apr 7 (ANI): The Orissa Government has announced plans to provide traveling expenses to AIDS patients to visit the Anti-Retroviral Treatment (ART) centers from their homes.Project Director, Orissa State Aids ... Read more...

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Tech Mahindra inks multi-million deal with British Telecom


March 17th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) IT service company Tech Mahindra Ltd (TML) has signed a five-year deal worth $350 million (Rs.14 billion) with the UK-based British Telecom (BT) to provide application maintenance and ... Read more...

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Lalu announces free travel for girl students up to graduation


February 26th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Railways Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav on Tuesday announced concessions for students that include free monthly season tickets for girl students up to graduation and for boy students ... Read more...

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