doctor who

AMRI doctor recounts fire horror, says he saved eight


December 12th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) A doctor with the city's AMRI Hospital where a fire claimed 93 lives, Monday recounted the horror and said he along with three nurses saved eight ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Militants’ threats force doctors to flee western Assam


December 12th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kokrajhar (Assam), Dec 12 (IANS) Extortion threats from tribal militants have forced dozens of government doctors to flee their areas of posting in western Assam, leaving hundreds of patients at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Guaranteed a laugh, or money back!


December 12th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 12 (IANS) Watch it. If you like it, you pay for it. If you don't, you get your money back! That's the offer made by an India-born doctor, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Staff flee, leave patients unattended after fire


December 9th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) As bodies of AMRI Hospital fire victims are brought out of the annexe, it is the patients in the adjacent old building who are facing severe ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

200 Chinese infected with hepatitis


December 4th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 4 (IANS) Over 200 people in China, including many children, have been infected with the hepatitis C virus after reusing needles at a rural clinic.Till Dec 1, 105 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Legendary actor Dev Anand passes away in London


December 4th, 2011 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Legendary actor Dev Anand passed away Sunday after massive cardiac arrest in London. He was 88."His son Sunil came out of the bathroom and saw that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wiseman’s fertility fears


November 25th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Singer Rochelle Wiseman feared she would be unable to have children after she was diagnosed with an ovarian cyst.Wiseman, known for her work in pop groups ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Amar Singh to go to Singapore for treatment


November 8th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh, who was allowed by a Delhi court to travel abroad for treatment, said he will be visiting Singapore later ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Drunk doctor in Bengal hospital suspended


November 6th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 6 (IANS) A doctor was suspended Sunday for being drunk while on duty at a state-run hospital here. A case has also been lodged against him by ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Hugo Chavez calls doctor ‘a liar’ after saying he has 2 years left to live


October 28th, 2011 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
CARACAS, VENEZUELA (BNO NEWS) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has described a doctor who claimed to be part of his former medical team as 'a big liar'. The doctor previously said Chavez ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rachael Ray: Rachel Bilson Gives Fashion Advice


October 12th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today's 'Rachael Ray Show' was a special treat which they do from time to time. “We're going to bring to life some of our favorite magazine columns!” Rachael ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mulayam undergoes surgery


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav underwent surgery for a urinary ailment here, an official said Thursday."It was a minor ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

More Mumbai doctors strike work demanding safety


September 9th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Resident doctors of two other Mumbai hospitals Friday joined their counterparts at Sion hospital who are on an indefinite strike to protest aginst the assault on ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Dead’ doctor arrested in Jharkhand


September 5th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sept 5 (IANS) A government doctor, who had faked his death to avoid arrest in a scam, was arrested in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district Monday, police said.R.D. Singh was ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Janet to give a miss to MJ’s tribute concert


August 30th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Janet Jackson says she won't be able to attend the tribute concert of her late brother Michael Jackson.Janet was expected to perform at the show ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lockerbie bomber escapes with Gaddafi?


August 26th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 26 (IANS) Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi, the Libyan national convicted for planting a bomb that killed 270 people onboard a Pan Am flight over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988, has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian doctor cleared of obscenity charge in Britain


August 25th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor, who was accused of using the hands of sedated patients to perform obscene acts on himself, has been cleared after he told a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arrested for murder, Bihar girl raped in custody


August 24th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 24 (IANS) A teenaged girl held in custody in a murder case in Bihar was allegedly raped by policemen while being interrogated, a police official said Wednesday.The incident happened ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

This doctor cures ‘ailing’ hand pumps too


August 10th, 2011 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 10 (IANS) He is a doctor who also quenches thirst - by repairing hand pumps.Arun Kumar, a senior physician, has been carrying out a unique drive ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Daisy Lowe most comfortable in lingerie


August 9th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Model Daisy Lowe, who recently stripped nude for a Playboy photo shoot, says she feels most comfortable in innerwear."I'm more comfortable in my underwear than anywhere ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mubarak declines food, becomes ‘extremely weak’


July 27th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 27 (IANS/AKI) Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak refuses to eat food and has become "extremely weak", state news agency MENA reported Wednesday.Asim Azzam, a doctor who is looking ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

My life under threat: whistleblower doctor in doping scandal


July 14th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 14 (IANS) Sajib Kumar Nandi, a doctor who alleges systematic doping by players at the National Institute of Sports (NIS)-Patiala and accuses security men there of beating ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Azad to decide on sacked AIIMS doctor’s reinstatement (Lead)


July 12th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad, who is the president of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), will decide on the future of a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Average British family watches TV nine hours a day


July 12th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) An average family in Britain speaks to just two of their neighbours and have the television switched on for at least nine hours a day, says ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pakistan undecided about 26/11 judicial panel: India


July 6th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) India said Wednesday that Pakistan has not yet made up its mind on when to send its judicial commission for recording the statements ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Case against police station: Five cops suspended


June 17th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 17 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh has suspended five policemen, moving swiftly after a Bhopal court hauled up an entire police station for allegedly fabricating evidence in a custodial injury ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Family of slain Bihar doctor rejects compensation


June 12th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 12 (IANS) The family of Buddhadev Singh, a doctor who was beaten to death by inmates of a Bihar prison, refused to accept the Rs.10 lakh compensation announced ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pakistani journalist’s second autopsy conducted


June 1st, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) A second autopsy was conducted here on journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad who was said to have been picked up by the ISI and later found tortured ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

An actor who gets song ideas from TV role


June 1st, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, June 1 (IANS/EFE) Aaron Diaz, who plays Mariano Sanchez, the doctor who is hopelessly in love with a beautiful and ambitious woman on the Univision soap opera "Teresa", finds ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Abducted Pakistani journalist tortured, killed: Official (Night Lead)


May 31st, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 31 (IANS) Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad, who went missing Sunday amid speculation that he had been seized by the ISI intelligence agency, was found murdered ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Widow shocked by news that doc hubby delivered baby Obama


April 28th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): The wife of the doctor who delivered a newborn Barack Obama back in 1961 has revealed that she was shocked to see her husband's signature on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Older of rescued Noida sisters dies, younger deteriorates (Third Lead)


April 13th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, April 13 (IANS) As the older of two rescued sisters died of malnutrition Wednesday and the condition of the younger sister deteriorated, a magisterial enquiry was ordered into what ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sadie Frost fronting Fashion Targets Breast Cancer 2011 campaign


April 9th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9 (ANI): Sadie Frost is the new face of this year's Fashion Targets Breast Cancer campaign.She is leading the collection of fashionable celebrities advertising FTBC's clothes.The designer and actress is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gaddafi forces carry on shelling rebels in Misrata


April 4th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, April 4 (IANS) Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have been shelling the rebel-held city of Misrata, 150 km from the capital Tripoli, Xinhua cited Al-Jazeera TV in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mystery over Gaddafi’s whereabouts as fighting continues in Libya


April 4th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 4 (ANI): Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has not made any television appearances for over a week, and there is a mystery over his whereabouts.There are reports that a Gaddafi envoy ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries Next Entries »

Subscribe