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British doctors want ban on smoking in cars


November 16th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) Doctors in Britain have called for a ban on smoking in cars, claiming it exposes people to 23 times more toxins than found in pubs.A report ... Read more...

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Cigarette displays to be banned in England


March 10th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities in Britain have announced that cigarette displays in shops and supermarkets would be banned. The authorities argue that displaying the cigarettes at supermarket checkouts and behind ... Read more...

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Thai woman weighing 600 pounds leaves home for first time in three years


August 27th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.27 (ANI): A Thai woman weighing over 600 pounds and suffering from a tumor in a her right leg, left her third floor studio apartment on the outskirts of Bangkok for ... Read more...

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Britain not to go ahead with ban on homeopathy


July 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Homeopathy will continue to be available on the National Health Service (NHS) despite an influential health committee condemning it as medically unproven, a British minister said. Health Minister ... Read more...

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Boeing names new Vice President for Boeing Military Aircraft India


June 18th, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) – Boeing appointed a new Vice President for Boeing Military Aircraft India (BMA), in order to position the business for further growth in the rapidly in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New warning to pregnant women who smoke


May 31st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Health experts have voiced concern about the number of women who continue to smoke throughout pregnancy, warning them the health of their unborn babies is at risk.The British ... Read more...

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No immediate end to emergency rule: Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister


May 23rd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, May 23(ANI): Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban has said that Bangkok and some provinces will continue to be under curfew, and the Centre for the Resolution for the Emergency Situation ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand, World |

Cleanup drive launched in Bangkok, curfew extended


May 23rd, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Bangkok, May 23 (DPA) Bangkok authorities Sunday launched a massive cleanup of the central district, left smoldering and filthy after the departing rampage of protesters who occupied it for five weeks. The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Thailand |

Homeopathy is witchcraft, according to Brit docs


May 16th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): The British Medical Association has likened homoeopathy to "witchcraft", and declared that the National Health Service should not pay for it.Denouncing the use of the alternative medicine, ... Read more...

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Indian architecture scene is sad, rues Aamby Valley architect


September 21st, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) He is the man who recreated the luxurious living experience of America's Beverly Hills with the famous Aamby Valley project in Maharashtra. But Bobby ... Read more...

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Top Brit doc backs call to ban alcohol ads


September 11th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 11 (ANI): A leading British doctor is in full support of the BMA's call to ban alcohol advertising, as he feels that such publicity campaigns do have damaging effects on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bone find in Britain shows evidence of early amputations in 19th century


May 2nd, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has determined that bones found at a former hospital in Worcestershire, UK, show evidence of early amputations and other medical research in the 19th ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India’s largest Interior Design firm Bobby Mukherji & Associates comes to Bangkok


January 9th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by meghna
Bangkok, December 27, 2008: India’s largest Hospitality and Interior Design firm Bobby Mukherji & Associates (BMA) has announced the beginning of their overseas operations, BMA Thailand, in Bangkok today. Spearheaded by principal architect ... Read more...

Posted in Press Release, Uncategorized |

BMA worries about overflowing water in Chao Phraya River


September 26th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) calls for the speed reduction of boats and ferries operating along Chao Phraya River, especially on September 28th in an effort to prevent water overflowing into dwellers’ ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Chao Phraya River communities to be listed as world heritage site


September 12th, 2008 - 11:06 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Planning Bureau director of Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), Ms. Anchalee Patthamasawan (อัญชลี ปัทมาสวรรค์), says BMA will submit a proposal to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre in order to list the ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand, Thailand Tourism |

BMA organizes parade to promote governor elections


September 9th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Permanent Secretary of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) Pongsakti Saemsan (พงศ์ศักติฐ์ เสมสันต์) this morning led civil servants, district officers and over 200 students to join in a parade through the capital. The ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Silom extended-electric train route to operate early next year


August 6th, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) expresses confidence that the electric train route extension on the Silom Line will start providing transportation services in March next year.Bangkok Governor Apirak Kosayodhin says the extended ... Read more...

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Permanent Secretary of the BMA submits bribery case to Governor


July 15th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Permanent Secretary of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) Pongsakti Saemsan (พงศ์ศักติฐ์ เสมสันต) revealed yesterday that the report concerning the drainage pipe project cited in a bribery case ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

BMA to seek information on 125 million baht bribe from Japan


July 8th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) Somsak Klanpoj (สมศักดิ์ กลั่นพจน์) affirmed that he would expedite the investigation of facts concerning a Japanese Contractor bribing government employees ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Thailand, World, World News |

Brit doctors call for de-glamorization of smoking in films


July 7th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): In an attempt to de-glamorize tobacco, the British Medical Association has called for the portrayal of smoking to be taken into account when classifying films.Doctors have said ... Read more...

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British doctors want no smoking stars in films


July 7th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) The Anbumani Ramadoss-Shahrukh Khan public spat over reel smoking in India has now found an echo in Britain with doctors asking for censoring of puffing scenes in films. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lack of foreign doctors poses risks to British healthcare: BMA


May 8th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, May 8 (IANS) The British government's attempts to restrict career opportunities for foreign doctors could threaten patient services in Britain, the British Medical Association (BMA) says. "International medical ... Read more...

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Olympic torch relay begins amid tight security in Bangkok


April 19th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, April 19 (DPA) The Beijing Olympic torch relay kicked off Saturday in Bangkok's bustling Chinatown amid tight security to ensure no anti-Chinese protests would disrupt the 10.5 km run. Around 80 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Climate change can bring malaria to Britain: report


April 3rd, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 3 (IANS) Frequent floods, heat waves and other extreme weather conditions could have huge health impacts for Britain, including the spread of virtually unknown infections like malaria, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BMA consolidate authorities to battle drugs


December 20th, 2007 - 1:25 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) Deputy Chief Rataphol Meethanatawol (รัฐพล มีธนาถาวร) has presided over a meeting of administrative officials aimed to boost efforts to battle drugs in the capital. The meeting was designed to ... Read more...

Posted in Health, Health Science, Thailand |

BMA to propose draft to assist establishment of CNG stations


December 20th, 2007 - 9:54 am ICT by admin
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is preparing to propose a draft that will favor the establishment of CNG stations throughout the capital. Deputy Chief of the BMA Bansopit Maekvichai (บรรณโศภิษฐ์ เมฆวิชัย) stated ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Britain’s health-care system is a bad deal for patients: Report


November 14th, 2007 - 10:29 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Entertainment |

Indian-origin medicos in Britain win case for equal rights


November 14th, 2007 - 10:22 am ICT by admin
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