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Banerjee continues to attack media on dengue coverage


September 7th, 2012 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 6 (IANS) Continuing her tirade against the media on its coverage of the West Bengal dengue outbreak, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday claimed that it was now ... Read more...

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Mamata slams doctors for fuelling dengue scare


September 4th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 4 (IANS) Amid a scare over dengue outbreak, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday lashed out against a section of doctors for allegedly mentioning dengue in ... Read more...

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India Inc., jurists call for well-crafted Lokpal bill


October 10th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Prominent corporate leaders and jurists in Mumbai stressed the need for an urgent passage of a "well-crafted" Lokpal bill by parliament.In an open letter, the ... Read more...

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Living at high altitude guards against heart disease


March 27th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) People living at higher altitudes have a lower chance of dying from a heart disease and tend to live longer than others."If living in a lower ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s Pike River miners died within minutes of first blast: Chief Coroner


January 27th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Greymouth (New Zealand), Jan 27(ANI): Chief Coroner Neil MacLean has closed the inquest into New Zealand's Pike River Coal mine deaths, saying that he believes the 29 miners died soon after the ... Read more...

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U.S. citizens ‘more likely to die on Christmas Day’


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): U.S. citizens are more likely to die on Christmas Day than any other time of the year, according to a new study.Analysis of U.S. death certificates between 1979 ... Read more...

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People with psychotic disorders 12 times likelier to commit suicide


December 7th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): A psychiatrist has said that people with psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, are 12 times more likely to commit suicide than average.The research found that ... Read more...

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Stress ups ‘risk of death five-fold’


September 10th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that high levels of the stress hormone cortisol strongly predict cardiovascular death among both persons with and without pre-existing cardiovascular disease.In stressful situations, ... Read more...

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Canada to ask India, China and Philippines to check immigration fraud


September 6th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Sep 6 (ANI): The Canadian Government is going to ask India, China and the Philippines to focus more law-enforcement resources and share more information with Canada on fraudsters in order to ... Read more...

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Why you shouldn’t get hospitalised in July


July 16th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 16 (ANI): July is the worst month of all to be hospitalised, with a substantial 10 per cent rise in fatal medication errors, new research reveals.July also is the ... Read more...

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Joseph Mengele Documents Cited At Oswiecim


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Warsaw, Mar 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The newly renovated house at Oswiecim witnessed the discovery of 300 food coupons which dates back to the age old Auschwitz death camp that ... Read more...

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Chilean government says errors made in quake toll tally


March 22nd, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, March 22 (IANS/EFE) The Chilean government has acknowledged that errors were made in compiling the official list of the people who died in last month's earthquake. It has now offered a ... Read more...

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Rural health legislation creates political divide


December 30th, 2009 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Dec 30 (IANS) The West Bengal assembly has passed a bill for a three-year diploma course in medicine through which it hopes to bridge the shortage ... Read more...

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Israel’s offensive in Gaza killed 252 children


September 9th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 9 (ANI): A startling new report has revealed that 252 children were killed during Israel's war on Gaza early this year.The Israeli official figures seriously underestimated the civilian Palestinian ... Read more...

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Diets high in protein, cholesterol linked to liver cancer


July 2nd, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Diets high in protein and cholesterol are linked with a higher risk of hospitalization or death due to cirrhosis or liver cancer, while diets high in carbohydrates are ... Read more...

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Smoking, boozing, less exercise and veggies intake ”doubles stroke risk”


February 20th, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): People who lead unhealthy lifestyles are at a significantly higher risk of suffering from stroke, warns a new research. The British Medical Journal study found that lifestyle behaviours ... Read more...

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Tobacco, liquor habits detail must for death certificate


October 13th, 2008 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
Madurai, Oct 13 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry after enforcing ban on smoking in public places, has directed health officials in states to seek details about the tobacco and drinking habits ... Read more...

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Diabetes linked to one in 10 deaths in England


August 11th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Diabetes is linked to one in 10 deaths among the bulk of the population in England, according to new figures.In most cases, the disease indirectly kills by ... Read more...

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Monitoring your own medication can be fatal


July 29th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): Deaths from medication mistakes at home, like actor Heath Ledger''s accidental overdose, has increased dramatically, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of California in San ... Read more...

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‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel arrives in Australia to face trial (Lead)


July 21st, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 21 (IANS) The families of former patients of "Dr Death" Jayant Patel heaved a sigh of relief as the India-born American citizen arrived in Brisbane Monday after being extradited ... Read more...

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Indian-origin couple banned from running nursing homes in Australia


July 18th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 18 (IANS) Indian-origin doctors Jagdish and Madhu Saraf have been banned from operating a nursing home in Adelaide for approving the cremation of a 71-year-old woman before a ... Read more...

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‘Dr Death’ Patel’s extradition deadline will be met


June 30th, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, June 30 (IANS) Queensland province premier is certain Australian authorities will meet the deadline set by a US court for the extradition of Jayant "Dr Death" Patel, who will ... Read more...

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An Indian mother awaits compensation for Pakistani son’s death


May 26th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) She lost her son, daughter-in-law and four grandchildren on a single night - all wiped out by the terror blasts on the Samjhauta Express ... Read more...

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Calcium supplementation may raise heart attack risk for elderly women


January 16th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
London, January 16 (ANI): Calcium supplementation may make older women susceptible to heart attacks, according to a study.This finding runs counter to the suggestion that calcium supplementation, commonly prescribed to postmenopausal ... Read more...

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Flu deaths are a family affair


January 9th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 9 (ANI): In a new study on flu deaths, researchers at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City found that blood relatives of flu victims were more likely to ... Read more...

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Moving to Scotland is bad for Indian, Pakistani and Chinese hearts


December 12th, 2007 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 12 (ANI): People of Indian, Pakistani or Chinese origin, who are planning to move to Scotland, might have to think twice, for a new study has found that Asians who ... Read more...

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