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Kourtney finds water birth ‘brutally painful’


June 29th, 2012 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 29 (IANS) Reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian, who is expecting her second baby, is against the idea of having a water birth ever since she saw how ... Read more...

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A folk song for every occasion in colourful north India (IANS BOOKS)


June 15th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Book: Unearthing Gender: Folk Songs of North India; Author: Smita Tiwari Jassal;Publisher: Duke University Press (2012); Pages 328; Price: $26.61"Gold melts at the goldsmith's. Sister burns away at her in-laws. Iron smelts at ... Read more...

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66 years old single mum gives birth to twins conceived via IVF


March 8th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Swiss pastor has sparked controversy by becoming one of the oldest mothers in the world. The unidentified woman underwent an IVF treatment which resulted in her ... Read more...

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Salient features of food bill


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) The National Food Security Bill, 2011 introduced in the Lok Sabha Thursday has ambitious provisions to ensure access to adequate quantity of food to India's ... Read more...

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Big B touched by media’s restraint (Movie Snippets)


November 9th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is touched by the electronic media's self-imposed restraint on the coverage of his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai's child birth."I am also most ... Read more...

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19 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


October 15th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 15 (IANS) Ninteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Saturday.A total of 61,847 pilgrims have arrived from ... Read more...

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16 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


October 14th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jeddah, Oct 14 (IANS) Sixteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Friday.Also, the first child birth for an Indian ... Read more...

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Delhi to strengthen rules against female foeticide: Dikshit


July 11th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Expressing concern over the growing gender imbalance, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said Monday that her government will make the rules more stringent to punish ... Read more...

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Study links air pollution to premenopausal breast cancer in later life


April 21st, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Researchers at the University at Buffalo have shown that exposure to air pollution early in life and when a woman gives birth to her first child may alter ... Read more...

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Around 200 children fall sick due to food poisoning in Allahabad


February 27th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Allahabad, Feb 27 (ANI): Around 200 children, who fell sick after consuming unhygienic food at a feast here, have been admitted to the local hospital after complaints of stomach pain and vomiting.The ... Read more...

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Emilia Fox: Hot In Polka Dotted Black And Maroon Bikini In Barbados


January 17th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: Barely two months after her cute little daughter Rose was born actress Emilia Fox is back into shape and how!Recently the actress was spotted with partner Jeremy Gilley having a ... Read more...

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Gurgaon hospital launches state-of-art birthing centre


January 15th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 15 (IANS) A super speciality hospital in Gurgaon Saturday launched 'Happy Nest', a state-of-art birthing centre with individualised labour rooms where the family has an option to be part of ... Read more...

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Shabana willing to bring MPs on board for maternal mortality


November 24th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Actor and social activist Shabana Azmi Wednesday said she is willing to take on the responsibility of getting concerned MPs on board to work on the issue ... Read more...

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Age no bar as arthritis strikes India’s young (Oct 12 is World Arthritis Day)


October 12th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Investment banker Priyam Joshi, 33, left her job to take care of her one-year-old son. But life wasn't the breather she had hoped for as ... Read more...

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Civil societies raise investments to better maternal health


September 24th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Taking a step towards improving maternal and child health, global civil society groups announced a scale-up of their investments in developing nations. The scale-up is a part of ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon Expecting Their First Child?


August 24th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American R&B singer-songwriter Mariah Carey has recently hogged limelight after the singer performed at a show in Brazil. The recent video swirling on web caught ... Read more...

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Intimate partner violence against mums linked to kids’ obesity


June 8th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Mothers who are abused their partners are more likely to have obese children, claims a new study.Reported in the June issue of Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, ... Read more...

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Women Deliver 2010: Lot more needs to be done to save women’s lives


June 6th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNS"At the global level we don't only have the issue of deaths of women and child, pregnancy and child-birth related situations, but it is the discrepancy between these ... Read more...

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Save mothers, invest more in their health care: Shabana


May 7th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi May 7 (IANS) Thousands of mothers die during child birth so we need to invest more to save them, says actress and activist Shabana Azmi. "This Mother's Day is a ... Read more...

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Canadian Sikh woman’s death still a mystery


October 20th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 20 (IANS) Canadian police are still in the dark about the death of a young Sikh woman and three newborns in the city of Calgary more than a week ago. Twenty-seven-year-old ... Read more...

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Jude Law’s a father again!


September 26th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jude Law has become a father for the fourth time and his latest child is born out of wedlock.Samantha Burke who had short term relationship with Hollywood actor Jude Law has given ... Read more...

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Jude Law becomes dad for the fourth time


September 24th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) British actor Jude Law has become father for the fourth time as his former lover Samantha Burke gave birth to a baby girl in his absence. Burke was ... Read more...

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‘Rich countries stealing from poor for climate change aid’


September 16th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Sep 16 (IANS) More than four million children could die unless world leaders deliver additional funds to help poor countries fight climate change, a report warned Wednesday.Rich countries ... Read more...

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Most deaths in young people are preventable: WHO study


September 11th, 2009 - 4:37 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Sep 11 (DPA) Most of the 2.6 million deaths of young people each year are preventable, according to a new study supported by the World Health Organisation and released in Geneva ... Read more...

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Pros and cons of being a man or a woman


May 29th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 29 (ANI): While there are exceptions to the pros and cons that are linked with being a man or a woman, stereotypes generally spring from a version of reality and ... Read more...

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Rebecca Romijn’s postpartum weight loss secret


May 11th, 2009 - 11:56 pm ICT by GD
Rebecca Romijn the 36 year old wife of actor Jerry O' Connell, and the star of X-Men, Ugly Betty gave birth to twin daughters last December. Now, after having lost 60 ... Read more...

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Woman prisoner who lost her child to be compensated


April 24th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to compensate a woman prisoner who lost her new born baby girl because of inadequate ... Read more...

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Four die in Bihar hospital as strike cripples medical services


January 30th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 30 (IANS) Four patients died in a Bihar hospital Thursday as health services were crippled due to the ongoing indefinite strike by the government employees including health officials, officials said ... Read more...

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60 percent of Nepali girls get married before 18


July 28th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 28 (ANI) At least 60 percent girls in Nepal get married before they are 18, and as a result the number of maternal deaths caused by child birth complications ... Read more...

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Childbirth was like meditation for Jessica Alba


July 17th, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 17 (ANI): New mum Jessica Alba believes child-birth is like mediation, and that is why she did not make any noise in the labour room while giving birth ... Read more...

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India plans regulations for surrogate motherhood


June 25th, 2008 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Concerned with an increasing number of foreigners coming to India to rent a womb, the government is planning to come out with regulations to ensure legal and ... Read more...

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India to conduct ‘verbal autopsy’ of maternal deaths


June 12th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) All pregnancy-related deaths in the country will be investigated and a structured report will be prepared to fix accountability in order to reduce fatalities, a health ministry ... Read more...

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